Im 21 now and most likely would not enjoy them at all and am kind of embarrassed i loved them so much. Eclipse is preceded by new moon and followed by breaking dawn. If you wanna know a bit more about cast from twilight movies youre in the right place. The book is marketed at young adult readers but it has the ability to cross age barriers and will satisfy both teenagers and adults alike. From the first time bella swan glimpsed edward cullen, millions of fans were hooked on author stephenie meyers vampire romance saga. Edward is the adoptive son of carlisle and esme cullen, as well as the soninlaw of charlie swan and renee dwyer. Al the books in that series are amazing but my teacher would call them brain bubble gum i suggest reading those and picking a different book for school. The fact that there is a high school girl who falls in love with a vampire is honestly no different than the little mermaid falling in love with the human prince. Aug 16, 2015 are the twilight books ageappropriate for your child.
Twilight is the first book in a ya fantasy series by stephenie meyer. New moon is the second book in the twilight series. In my opinion 11 is a reasonable age to begin reading the first 2 books but the 3rd and 4th book are so not for kids. While some parents, teachers, and librarians suggest those ages are appropriate, others insist the books are not ageappropriate at all for younger teens and tweens. What color was edwards eyes when bella first saw him in class. In twilight, she is a 17yearold girl who transfers schools from phoenix, arizona to forks, washington to live with her father charlie, where she meets and falls in love with a vampire, edward cullen. Since the vampire craze has faced since the last breaking dawn movie came out in 2012, its easy to forget the level. The first twothirds of twilight is a fairly engrossing, if not terribly imaginative, vampire romance, with lots of smoldering eyes, palpitating hearts, mood swings, and a nice touch of fantasy. Twilight tenth anniversarylife and death dual editionnook book. In all of the descriptions i have seen of this book it has said for ages 12 and up. The year 2018 marks ten years since the first twilight movie was released. Im in 9th grade and have a 1230 score, you probably have around the same. Ive seen all the movies since i was little and ive actually been to forks and live in the area. The registered agent on file for this company is robert c.
Is the book twilight appropriate for my 14 year old. Additional novels in the series are new moon, eclipse, and breaking dawn. Twilight what age is too young to read this series. Bella is inconsolable until she discovers that reckless behavior allows her to hear edwards. However i was mature for my age and no other kid my age read it. Twilight tenth anniversarylife and death dual edition by. Inheritance trilogy series originated in 2002 and was written by american writer christopher paolini. Another benefit of using a film that is made from a book is the ability to. As seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her quest for revenge, bella once again finds herself surrounded by danger. Parents who havent perused the twilight books may have heard that the series is. Twilight will have readers riveted right until the very last page is turned. Explore audibles collection of free sleep and relaxation audio experiences. Twilights focus might be bella and edward, but in the background, there are some seriously powerful vampires. This is the type of book you might read in just a few sittings, becoming engrossed in its fantastical world and oblivious to your physical surroundings.
Divided into three parts, the first and third sections are written from bella swans perspective and the second is written from the perspective of jacob black. Then in the final third it turns into an actionthriller, as another vampire sets his sights on bella. I share my opinion and my thoughts, but i want to know what others feel is the age range for this book. She is endangered after falling in love with edward cullen, a vampire.
The novel directly follows the events of the previous novel, eclipse, as bella and edward cullen get married, leaving behind a. The age old argument of jacob or edward i say go jacob. An unedited partial draft was illegally leaked onto the internet in 2008. Should i let my 12yearold daughter read the twilight books. Eclipse, the third book in the twilight saga, has been described as the best book in the series so far i disagree with this, but i seem to be in the minority. New moon the twilight saga, book 2 by stephenie meyer. I would recommend this series for girls ages and up, simply because the themes of love, physical. Another benefit of using a film that is made from a book is the ability to have students read the book as well as view the film. Nov 20, 2019 the book series by stephenie meyer and the movie adaptations have been wildly popular with that audience age. Her mom has remarried and phil is a minor league baseball player so they travel. However, a film such as twilight from the book by stephenie meyer can be used to discuss various themes, such as bullying, being different, coming of age, relationships, and unconditional love.
Should i let my 12yearold daughter read the twilight. Twilight, the first in the series, is the addictive story of two teenagers bella, a regular girl, and edward, a perfect gentleman, and a vampire. Readers captivated by twilight and new moon will eagerly devour eclipse, the third book in stephenie meyers riveting vampire love saga. She is 12, but reads at a higher reading level than many 7th graders. Then bella is injured at her birthday party, and the cullens reaction to her blood sends edwards family packing. A good nights sleep is essential for keeping our minds and bodies strong. While some parents, teachers, and librarians suggest those ages are appropriate, others insist the books are not age appropriate at all for younger teens and tweens. If you enjoy old bronte sisters and jane austin novels about brooding, noble, selfsacrificing heroes, twilight is for you.
Of course, 10yearolds come in all levels of maturity. Who was bellas first friend when she arrived in school. I cant get behind the it gets kids to read argument because of how subversive the narrative is. The books were also adapted into a massively successful film series entitled the twilight saga, beginning with twilight and ending with the twopart breaking dawn. Nov 21, 2008 twilight, the uberpopular book and movie by mormon mom stephanie meyer, is that rare phenomenaa sexy book and now a movie with spiritual themes including virtue, conscience, and good, oldfashioned morals and manners. Aug 11, 2018 twilight, the first in the series, is the addictive story of two teenagers bella, a regular girl, and edward, a perfect gentleman, and a vampire. Fiction after seventeenyearold bella begins living with her father in forks, a small town in the olympic peninsula, she is haunted by edward cullen, a mysterious and handsome boy at school who she later learns is a vampire.
This is a quiz on the twilight series by stephenie meyer. I believe that this book deserves a 5 star rating for its amazing imagery, plot line. I did read the first book because several of my middleschool students were carrying. Anyone can earn creditbyexam regardless of age or education level. Twilight isabella swan, known as bella, is going to live with her father in forks, washington. Midnight sun is the much anticipated retelling of twilight from edward cullens perspective. It is a fantasy saga with a fantasy ending, but most readers do want a happy ending and i fail to see why there is so much criticism for this book when it provides just that. This new edition pairs the classic love story with stephenie meyers bold and surprising reimagining of the complete novel with the characters genders reversed. That being said, ill read anything twilight she decides to publish. Things are heating up between bella swan and her vampire boyfriend, edward cullen, in this sequel to the immsensely popular twilight.
The book was released on august 7, 2007, with an initial print run of one million copies, and sold more than 150,000 copies in the first 24 hours alone. I love bellas storiesexcept i dont think im allowed to read this cuz im still in sixth grade and cant read teenadult boo. It feels somehow both quaint and pathologically up to date for my wife and i to be devoting any serious thought at all to the question of whether to allow our 12yearold daughter to read. Breaking dawn part ii 2012 d ont hate me when i admit that i am not really a fan of the twilight book series by stephenie meyer. The 16 most powerful vampires in twilight, ranked from. There is sex involved in part 4, but they were married first and the content is not. A comprehensive database of more than 29 twilight book quizzes online, test your knowledge with twilight book quiz questions. It would be cool to get some insight into why she created an immortal child. But it depends on the kids reading level and parental approval. At this point kids start reading it at the age of 11 and 12. He is the husband of bella swan and the father of renesmee cullen. Forget any vampire romance you have read before, twilight is so unique it is almost like its in its own genre.
If she were to continue with twilight in some way, i think id most like to see a book that revolves around a secondary character like aro or jane, or maybe the denali clan before their mother was killed. Love is a bit obsessive in suspenseful 3rd vampire book. Our online twilight book trivia quizzes can be adapted to suit your requirements for taking some of the top twilight book quizzes. I explain that when books are age appropriate, of course our children will be allowed to read them and we will discuss them with our kids. Breaking dawn is the 2008 fourth and final novel in the twilight saga by american author stephenie meyer.
A film adaptation of the novel was released on june 30, 2010. Twilight is the story of edward and bellas romance. Copy isbn gr 47sage kicks off the first book in her enchanters child duology with a prologue that describes how the kings enchanter gave up his baby daughter to an unknown woman in order to. After seventeenyearold bella begins living with her father in forks, a small town in the olympic peninsula, she is haunted by edward cullen, a mysterious and handsome boy at school who she later learns is a vampire. It is the first book in the twilight series, and introduces seventeenyearold isabella bella swan, who moves from phoenix, arizona to forks, washington.
Isabella bella marie cullen nee swan, was born to charlie swan and renee dwyer on september, 1987, and is the main protagonist of the twilight saga. Breaking dawn basically covers bellas story from her enagement through her wedding and on to her transformation. Part 4 is the one that depends on the maturity level of your daughter. Eclipse was the fourth bestselling book of 2008, only behind twilight, new moon, and breaking dawn. Twilight by stephenie meyer scholastic books for kids. Since the vampire craze has faced since the last breaking dawn movie came out in 2012, its easy to forget the level that twilight hysteria reached in the late 2000s, especially 20082010, it was almost impossible to open a magazine or turn on the news without it being mentioned in some way.
The companys filing status is listed as inactive dissolution by proclamation annulmen and its file number is 943978. The relationship is abusive and built around infatuation rather than any lasting factors, and the target demographic is so young and impressionable that they have no idea that bellas firstperson narration could be unreliable. The book series by stephenie meyer and the movie adaptations have been wildly popular with that audience age. Twilight stylized as twilight is a 2005 young adult vampireromance novel by author stephenie meyer. Critics noted its exploration of more mature themes than those of its predecessors, while praising the novels love triangle and plotting. Celebrate the tenth anniversary of twilight with this special doublefeature ebook. It helped launch the careers of kristen stewart and robert pattinson this is a fairly controversial book, with a massive and passionate fandom, a massive and passionate hatedom, and a fandom rivalry against the combined fans of. I am a very straight male and read all the twilight books around the age of 14 and loved them immensely. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the enter key is pressed. Theres a reason more than 10 million twilight series books are in print.658 1249 512 173 741 1186 162 1270 1543 41 641 1393 624 1421 830 790 284 1285 467 172 381 321 1465 37 1511 1544 1354 1552 1103 336 102 149 471 1561 1079 80 1145 491 908 1054 1347 568 1366