The Twilight Companion: Completely Updated: The Unauthorized Guide to the Series

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Everyone’s in love with vampires, and if the vampire’s name happens to be Edward Cullen, then readers of the wildly popular Twilight series by Stephenie Meyer can’t help but be crazy about him. For all those who adore Bella Swan, Edward, and the rest of the Cullen family and can’t get enough, this companion guide is a must.

The Twilight series follows an unlikely couple: Bella, a teenager, and her boyfriend, Edward, a vampire who has sworn off human blood. Added to the mix is ...

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Overview

Everyone’s in love with vampires, and if the vampire’s name happens to be Edward Cullen, then readers of the wildly popular Twilight series by Stephenie Meyer can’t help but be crazy about him. For all those who adore Bella Swan, Edward, and the rest of the Cullen family and can’t get enough, this companion guide is a must.

The Twilight series follows an unlikely couple: Bella, a teenager, and her boyfriend, Edward, a vampire who has sworn off human blood. Added to the mix is Jacob Black, a werewolf who also loves Bella. Seductive and compelling, the four-book series has become a worldwide phenomenon.

With legends and lore about vampires and werewolves throughout history, insight into the series, quizzes, and heaps of fascinating facts, this companion guide will give millions of readers the information they’ve been hungering for since book one! As a special bonus, the companion guide helps readers determine if they are compatible with a guy like Edward!

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Editorial Reviews

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"Replete with the author’s personal opinions and humorous rambles, this entertaining, often irreverent book is fun to peruse."

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780312594503
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press
  • Publication date: 9/29/2009
  • Edition description: First Edition
  • Pages: 272
  • Sales rank: 954,515
  • Age range: 13 - 18 Years
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.20 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

Lois H. Gresh is the author of nineteen books, including The Fan’s Guide to The Spiderwick Chronicles and The Truth Behind a Series of Unfortunate Events. She lives in upstate New York.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 19, 2010

    Twilight Companion

    Forgettable. One Twilight fan's opinion and a little historical background. I thought it would have deep insights into the series that I might have overlooked.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 10, 2009

    False advertising: The title promises a companion guide "to the series" but does not.

    This is a revised edition of the same book published last year.

    The major errors, pointed out by reviewers, have been corrected and ONE chapter has been added about the movies, which is the only relevant piece in the book. The rest of the book is fundamentally flawed: This book ISN"T, as it's advertised, a guide to the SERIES: there's no discussions of the author, her books, the main characters, or anything else related to Twilight in a substantiative fashion.

    What there is are lots of juvenile quizzes about dating werewolves and vampires--no Twilight fan would care. Bottom line: one chapter out of 20 is about Twilight, so 5% of the book (the chapter on films) is relevant to this book; the rest of the book have very little to do with the books or the movies, unfortunately.

    So why is it titled a "Companion" and a "Guide to the Series"? Because that'll sell the book to innocents like husbands, parents or grandparents who don't know any better; they see the title and think it'd be the perfect gift for a spouse or daughter. It's not.

    The author also has an irritating habit of injecting herself in the narrative. If you want to read how the author checks her neck for vampire bites, has relatives with names similar to that of the Twilight characters, and drove around town looking to find a movie theater playing TWILIGHT, this book is EXACTLY your brand of heroin.

    Move along. There's nothing to see here of any interest to Twilight fans: your spouse, your daughter, or granddaughter will want something with a little more bite.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 23, 2011

    dont read

    Though i have not read the book from past experience i have found this authors guide books boring, uninterestimg, and full wrong facts. i dont recomend this book..

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