Twilight was my first bridge to vampire romance and the return to reading daily several genres of books. Any opinions, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of uk essays. My mom watched the movies first and i made her read the books because she thought they were so good. I felt like the story put emphasis on the wrong things and never really. While the movies still did very well, in my opinion, this first book and the subsequent sagas that followed, were all much better as books and failed to impress me in film. My love for other worlds beyond the pages was always an addiction and this book hit the target. Edwards protective behavior is stalkerish and obsessive, but hes presented as a wise hero who only has bellas best interests at heart even. Each book in the twilight series has a different story line. Twilight, book 1 twilight saga 9781905654406 by stephenie meyer and a great selection of similar new, used and collectible books available now at great prices. Twilight is a series of four vampirethemed fantasy romance novels by american author. After reading all the book, ill admit i was worried for the movies, in my opinion twilight was ok, new moon was a disappointment so i was apprehensive about eclipse. In fact, i remember feeling the same way when reading a similar description in.
There are too few books nowadays that one can say that about and in my opinion. Hes not goodlooking at all, and i dont see any sex appeal. What im looking for is opinions on the serieslike is it funny. Deeply seductive and extraordinarily suspenseful, twilight is a love story with bite. She is endangered after falling in love with edward cullen, a vampire. My opinion on the elric saga by michael moorcock personally, i more than disagree with moorcocks potshots towards tolkien and robert e. So about bella, she was to me a very grown up character and very well created heroin. Twilight must be one of the most popular teenage books of all time and not only was it such a hit for the teenagers, but it was going well for various adults. It should focus on the book s purpose, content, and authority. Stephanie meyer is a very talented writer and i would not hestitate to read more books by her. And i dont know what the big deal is with robert pattinson. Opinion critique in my opinion twilight is not as scary as a romantic and emotional book. Eclipse is still fine for anyone over the age of 12, but breaking dawn is for a more young adult audience, like 1415 in my opinion. This community consists of stories about the twilight saga that are in my opinion the best out there.
Its an anniversary of sorts, one that is tied into the books, and ill get to that later on. I slammed the book shut and began rubbing my temples. The best twilight saga fanfiction stories in my opinion. First, it depends on the maturity of the child for twilight and new moon. My opinion, for what it is worth, is it is not appropriate for tweensearly teens even though that is the target audience. The writing is okay, easy to read, but the characters are not very developed in my opinion.
Forget any vampire romance you have read before, twilight is so unique it is almost like its in its own genre. Tolkien was fundamentally different from moorcock, both as a person and a writer. I hate, beyond hate to say this, im a hypocrite for saying this, but because i read the book before i saw the movie, i had this completely different interpretation of what the characters look like and how they say certain lines. Twilight is a series of four vampirethemed fantasy romance novels by american author stephenie meyer. Ive read many books in my lifetime for only being 23, and i have a list in a journal of how many i read, so twilight and harry potter were not my first. Well, in twilight the book, edward seems to be a mystery.
At its core, the twilight saga is a story about the atlantic. The official illustrated guide, has sold nearly 155 million copies worldwide. Eclipse the twilight saga book 3 and millions of other books are available for instant access. And it would be cool if like stephenie meyer rewrote twilight from edwards pov. I also got other people into the storyincluding kate who didnt like vampire books at all in my opinion twilight book great. I realised after reading twilight that while i dont like all vampire books, i was compelled to keep reading this one.
My very divided opinion of the twilight saga november 9, 2015 february 1, 2016 ciara brown ive been a fan of the twilight saga, since i first read the books in 2008. I am not into the twilight series books or movies, but my 14 year old daughter read the first book and just told me. In my opinion twilight is betteer because twilight is my favourite book ym it depends on your reading level because twiilight is quite challenging. 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. This book feels like it is dabbling with something dangerous. Discuss everything about twilight saga wiki fandom. Eclipse audiobook mp3 is the third book from the twilight series and from my opinion the most complex in action and characters alltogether.
The chess game represents the battle with the volturi. Twilight is my second favorite book, and it was awesome because it brought bella and edward together and set the story for the future books. Stephen king shares my opinion on twili ght and meyer. Please dont be affended by this, it is just my clear veiw of twilight.
Recently i was chatting with some friends about which is the better series the all american twi. Even my husband and my dad read and loved the hunger games. Twilight is the story of edward and bellas romance. Theres no doubt in my mind that if this was the first time that id read this book it. Comparing it to the first 2 ones, you can definitely see an evolution of the writing style and also of the plot. The irony of this situation is a horror film director, david slade, got it right.
The twilight saga, which also includes new moon, eclipse, breaking dawn, the short second life of bree tanner. Theres a reason more than 10 million twilight series books are in print. In the first book of the twilight saga, internationally bestselling author stephenie meyer introduces bella swan and edward cul about three things i was absolutely positive. It is fiction, it is fastpaced, and it is a bestseller. Its not just for teenagers, im in my late 30s, and it got me to read the books.
It is fun to find books that drag you into them and you eagerly turn the page. In my own opinion key word, the foundation of feminism is this. I have also added my own stories to this because i do want to represent myself along with everyone else whos stories i loved. Until recently i wasnt a huge young adult ya book fan. Released annually from 2005 through 2008, the four books chart the later teen years of isabella bella swan, a girl who moves to forks, washington, and falls in love with a 104yearold vampire named edward cullen. 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. I felt, as a parent, that the books were too mature for children under 17. I am an adult, and i read youngadult fantasy regularly, as well as general fantasy. Twilight is a book that talks about a seventeen yearold girl, bella swan that lived with her mother renee but soon she moved to live with her father, chief charlie swan. As far as i know its about vampires and maybe a little on the dark side. 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 vs harry potter my opinion kiwiess blog kw. Most of the book focuses on the ups and downs of a strange new relationship, and a very unusual and unique love story. I did however like the twilight movie better than the book, but that is only my opinion, some people like the book better.
Twilight, in my opinion, is good, light reading, but obviously not. Dont get me wrong, i still read books like the hunger games trilogy and the twilight series but i mostly did this because the popularity of both of these series was too huge to ignore. Twilight why the book is better than the movie jaquo. She tried telling me it had funny parts in it, but i have never heard that its a comedy. Twilight stylized as twilight is a 2005 young adult vampireromance novel by author stephenie meyer. See top picks for your kid in common sense media plus. Its not based on the true story, but it is very similar to our imagination. It is the first book in the twilight series, and introduces seventeenyearold isabella bella swan, who moves from phoenix, arizona to forks, washington. They were not my favorites while i was reading them, and yet, i found them very easy to read and hard to put down.
Right, i know a lot of people are like obsessed with twilight and robert pattinson or so it seems. I love twilight, because in twilight you wont see those things happening in real life. Ive decided to finally write my opinions of the twilight books on this date for a reason. The main gender that reads the series would be female, but it is widely read by males, too. Twilight features tense neardeath experiences for our heroine bella. I just think it would explain edwards strange actions a bit better. Then you can start reading kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer. Enter your mobile number or email address below and well send you a link to download the free kindle app. On a more serious note, twilight has fairly, in my opinion come under fire for romanticizing deeply unhealthy behaviors. Summary of the twilight book english literature essay. This is the type of book you might read in just a few sittings. Twilight audiobook by stephenie meyer, read by ilyana.
Good fiction for children, teens, or adults should challenge us to more more thinking, more maturity, more of whats best in us. And third, i was unconditionally and irrevocably in love with him. That was my personal opinion after reading all the books. Why i changed my opinion about ya books what jane read next. A summary and critique of the book, twilight by stephanie. My very divided opinion of the twilight saga ciara brown.380 394 301 96 1479 454 209 1003 938 874 30 1159 913 732 1033 55 1515 448 1103 687 480 1347 908 83 1518 15 407 1208 584 587 12 235 993 1376 1488 1492 257 1388 184 850 1014 1483 1004 1448 929 894 123