The first in a series of books by Stephenie Meyer,it has quite a mixed reaction with millions of teenage girls seemingly obsessed with Bella's love interest Edward Cullen and millions of older more mature people thinking the book is a pile of crap. I'm one of those teenagers who loved the story between Bella and Edward and is it really that bad to hope their is a boy out there who could treat us like that? take the stick out of your ass, no one forced you to read the book!
'twilights amazing'
'no its crap and false'
'oh shut up its my opinion shitprick!'
by victoriaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa09 January 04, 2009
Best book ever made! Its about a 17 year old girl who moves to another town called Forks to live with her dad. At Forks, she falls in love with a vampire.
so the lion fell in love with the lamb.
what a stupid lamb.
what a sick, masochistic lion
~Bella & Edward from twilight
by Yeah Bro December 14, 2008
A fairly incredible book written by author Stephenie Meyer, which although apparently lacks literary devices is still fairly captivating. It is important to note that not all fans are obsessive preteen little girls who are infatuated with Edward Cullen - the fact that these people even exist annoys the living hell out of me, because it ruins the book's reputation and makes it seem like these are the only types of people interested in the story.
I'd like to bring up the fact that not all that many romance novels are original when it comes to vampire/human relationships - the only reason Anne Rice did such a good job was because she was practically the trend-setter; it hadn't really been done before, so how could it be cliche?

The fact that people here are complaining first that Meyer was unoriginal but then that she 'changed' how vampires were supposed to be is incredibly contradictory - make up your minds, is she meant to stick with what's there or change it to be original?

I honestly think that the movie will ruin things even more, because the crowds there will be a prime example for all of you to rub in the faces of the 'sane' people that enjoy the series.

For all of you that think that there is no character development, or that the same things happen from one book to another, read 'Breaking Dawn'.
Preteen Twilight Fan - 'ZOMG TW!LIGHT IZ TEH BOMB!!1!!1!ILUVEDWARDLOL'

Ignorant individual who hasn't read more than half of Twilight - 'Psh, look at that, that fan is an idiot so therefore only idiots like the book, also it is cliche and because vampire/human romances have never been done before that just means the book is stupid and lacking talent'

knowledgeable person who has looked at all the facts, read all the books and managed to stay a sane individual lacking an Edward Cullen obsession - The girls mad about Edward Cullen are just preteen kids ruining it for the rest of us, and the 'higher-than-thou' attitudes of those people who dislike the books probably only do so because they're reading for literary devices, not a captivating story.

Grow up already, stop trying to act better than other people because you can diss out a book because it wasn't written in the 1800's, and just read to enjoy the damn book.
Or, don't read it, but stop insulting all of those people that do.
by I.defeated.the.system September 15, 2008
Teh Hori King
I Am Teh Hori King :)
by Twilight December 04, 2003
Literary perfection.
Twilight is fricken' literary perfection!!
by Wish I was Bella Swan December 18, 2008
the 21st century bible
in sunday school we read form the twilight.
by ry lingg September 22, 2008
Twilight. Let's see, despite how much bashing this book is getting, it really is a wonderful and addicting novel. It's a love story between a vampire and a human girl. Edward Cullen and Isabella Swan.

Isabella (Bella) is the new girl in the small-town, Forks. Edward is the vampire--posing as a human--she falls in love with. Bella is Edward's 'sweet thing' so to say. Her blood, of all people, would taste the most exquisite to Edward. However, he fights his lust for her blood because he falls in love with her. Why her of all people, it's hard to say. Maybe because she truly is different? He can't read her mind, she's oblivious to his attempts. I actually believe that their relationship does have chemistry. It's in the way that they can relate, and she knows he'll be there for her, and in the same way, she's there for him. They're sarcastic with each other, but ever so adorable.

The point of the story is how can a human-vampire mixed with a few werewolves relationship work? Will it work? Will the love last? Not to mention all the struggles they go through before it's decided to make her an immortal vampire because they want to spend their 'infallible love together' forever, and that she's being threatened. So to speak, the Volturi want her to be a vampire. At least, Aro does. "Yaaaaaaay Bella! Let's make you a vampire! Now!".

All in all, this book is not your average vampire book. With the garlic, burn in the sun, batty nonsense. It's about good vampires, in a realistic point of view. Haven't you ever thought someone to be so beautiful, it's not possible for them to be human? Hello Mistah Vampire. (:
"Eternity will never be enough, and eternity we'll spend our infallible love." -The Spill Canvas

"...And so the lion fell in love with the lamb." -Edward
"Stupid lamb." -Bella
"Stupid masochistic lion." -Edward

This is... Twilight.

by Pshhsam May 03, 2008

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