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The Twilight Saga Collection (edition 2008)

by Stephenie Meyer

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Title:The Twilight Saga Collection
Authors:Stephenie Meyer
Info:Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (2008), Edition: 1St Edition, Hardcover, 2560 pages
Collections:Your library, Read & Own
Rating:****1/2
Tags:Read, Read in 2010, Own, Children's & YA

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Twilight / New Moon / Eclipse / Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer

  1. 52
    City of Bones by Cassandra Clare (alesi1)
  2. 30
    Team Human by Sarah Rees Brennan (one-horse.library)
  3. 21
    Vampire Academy by Richelle Mead (RyitGrrl)
    RyitGrrl: Similarities between the romance aspect and the subtle shift of the vampire myth to allow for literary licence.
  4. 00
    A New Beginning (Between Heaven & Hell) by Arielle Irvine (IrvineA)
    IrvineA: It deals with Vampires and Wolves, just as A New Beginning does.
  5. 00
    Earth Angel by E. Van Lowe (keeneam)
  6. 33
    Misc. Dean Koontz Books by Dean Koontz (monicasmith2020)
    monicasmith2020: Both great love stories.
  7. 22
    The Sonnets by William Shakespeare (LCoale1)
    LCoale1: The emotions of Edward, Bella, and Jacob seem to come straight from these sonnets and, surprisingly, really helped me to understand Shakespeare's emotions and messages. Although the writing styles are about as different as can be, the themes are nearly identical - I swear I found paraphrases of lines of Shakespeare used as thoughts and dialogue in Breaking Dawn, specifically.… (more)
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I know how this looks like because why would a person read all the four books if they didn't like it. Well unfortunately i liked this series a lot when i first read it, what does one expect most 14 year olds to like( NO,I WAS 16, lying through my teeth again). Over time i just read better things and realised how Twilight did not go with thee things i believed in and reading these hilarious reviews by Mark Oshiro removed whatever liking i had left for the series( they can be read here- http://markreads.net/reviews/2010/11/complete-mark-reads-twilight-archive/ ). How i wish i had been among those who had hated it the first time they started it...if wishes were horses. ( )
  AyeshaF | Dec 9, 2013 |
I loved this series, but I didn't like how Bella was so weak and always needed someone to save her. In the last book you saw how strong she was, but I wish she was portrayed as strong from the beginning. ( )
1 vote CelenaM511 | Dec 4, 2013 |
Really, it's just an easy read. Great gateway book to get people (especially young teens) to read more. ( )
  ecuddy | Dec 3, 2013 |
When I recently found the Twilight saga available for ~$1/book at a local used bookstore, I figured I'd give the series a chance and picked up the first book. To be honest, I expected to absolutely hate it. But something weird happened instead. I let my inner 15-year-old girl have free reign and ended up more immersed in the story than I could have expected. I finished the first book, and then bought (and finished) the rest of the series within the week. While I wish Meyer would have improved several things in the series, like giving her characters deeper motivations and actually allowing them to make difficult decisions instead of giving them easy outs, I liked the series for what it was - an easy read that I could get lost in for a little while. ( )
1 vote readrunstudy | Jul 28, 2013 |
The BEST series! Sad it's over.... ( )
  karinbeth23 | Feb 22, 2013 |
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I'd never given much thought to how I would die- though I'd had reason enough in the last few months- but even if I had, I would not have imagined it like this.
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0316031844, Hardcover)

This stunning set, complete with all four hardcover books as well as four collectible prints, makes the perfect gift for fans of the bestselling vampire love story. Deeply romantic and extraordinarily suspenseful, Twilight, New Moon, Eclipse, and Breaking Dawn capture the struggle between defying our instincts and satisfying our desires.

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When seventeen-year-old Bella leaves Phoenix to live with her father in Forks, Washington, she meets an exquisitely handsome boy at school for whom she feels an overwhelming attraction and who she comes to realize is not wholly human.

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