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Stephenie Meyer's Twilight series features the Quileute Indians, a real Native American Tribe, in a fictionalized version of their tribe. The group is explored throughout the series—most thoroughly...

Latest answer posted July 2, 2018, 7:46 pm (UTC)

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After James bites Bella, Edward sucks the vampire venom out of the bite to prevent her from becoming a vampire. This is an important scene, because, Edward resists the urge to drain Bella of her...

Latest answer posted June 30, 2008, 9:57 am (UTC)

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Biologically, no, they are of no relation and never were. As you read the series, your questions will be answered. Carlisle saved each of his "kids" and "adopted them." Since...

Latest answer posted January 21, 2009, 8:25 pm (UTC)

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Chapter two begins with Bella telling readers that her next day at school was both better and worse than the previous day at school. The day is better because people aren't staring at her as much...

Latest answer posted June 16, 2017, 8:27 pm (UTC)

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Jacob Black first meets Bella at a beach party. At this meeting Jacob tells Bella about his family. His mother Sarah is dead, his father is named Billy. He is disabled and in a wheelchair....

Latest answer posted November 17, 2008, 9:43 am (UTC)

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Stephenie Meyer explains this in detail on her website. I'll paraphrase here. Vampires were once human, and therefore are very similar to humans in many ways. Vampires have venom-based fluids in...

Latest answer posted November 24, 2009, 7:59 am (UTC)

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The best example of rising action in "Twilight" is when the Cullen family is playing "Vampire Baseball with Bella as an observer. During the game they are approached by a group of...

Latest answer posted December 14, 2008, 11:46 am (UTC)

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To make a long answer short, no; Bella does not receive random packages with money or scholarships in New Moon. Edward does not communicate with her whatsoever in the novel until the very end when...

Latest answer posted September 16, 2009, 12:54 am (UTC)

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In the book New Moon, Jacob doesn't give Bella a birthday present. He doesn't even spend time with Bella until after Edward leaves her and they begin to repair the motorcycles together. Bella...

Latest answer posted November 21, 2009, 8:11 am (UTC)

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In Chapter 9, Bella experiences a flashback when she begins to piece together the facts: Edward's strength, speed, and cool skin. She remembers the Quileute legends and tells Edward that she...

Latest answer posted August 11, 2011, 4:13 pm (UTC)

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Renesmee can show people the events that have happened in her life, her memories, almost as though showing them a movie of her thoughts. In order to do this she has to be touching them. She touches...

Latest answer posted December 30, 2008, 9:42 am (UTC)

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In "Breaking Dawn" Bella is pregnant with Edward's child. She has been in agony and the baby's development in the womb is killing Bella. She eventually has to even drink blood to keep...

Latest answer posted December 22, 2008, 12:59 pm (UTC)

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If you look at the vampire narratives as a genre, you can argue that an author has the ability to grant their vampire a soul. (fictitiously, yes, but it's a book. We all should know the difference...

Latest answer posted June 25, 2010, 3:37 pm (UTC)

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Let's examine some of the many conflicts of Stephanie Meyer's Twilight: Person vs. Self (INTERNAL): When Bella meets Edward Cullen shortly after relocating to Forks, Washington, to live with her...

Latest answer posted May 29, 2016, 8:36 pm (UTC)

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I am a romantic at heart. I think that Bella should become a vampire. Edward and his family love her as much as she loves him. It would tear Edward apart if he had to watch Bella grow old and...

Latest answer posted March 22, 2010, 3:09 pm (UTC)

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The first interaction between Bella and Edward is at the beginning of Biology class right after lunch. During lunch, a chatty girl named Jessica Stanley directs Bella's attention to the Cullens, a...

Latest answer posted February 24, 2016, 2:27 am (UTC)

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Chapter 13 begins with Edward stepping out into the direct sunlight, and Bella gets to see Edward in a whole new way. His skin begins to shimmer and sparkle, and Bella thinks that he is one of the...

Latest answer posted December 2, 2018, 8:33 pm (UTC)

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In the fourth book of the series, "Breaking Dawn," Bella and Edward are married, and have a wonderful honeymoon. Bella begins to become ill and they have to rush home. Bella is pregnant...

Latest answer posted December 21, 2008, 1:04 am (UTC)

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Jacob is a werewolf for the entire series of books, but in book four, Breaking Dawn, we find out that he is really a shape-shifter, not a werewolf. He takes the form of a wolf every time he phases,...

Latest answer posted October 22, 2008, 7:36 am (UTC)

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A statement of theme means that you are being asked to state (write) what a central theme of a piece of literature is. Theme can be defined as a main idea or underlying meaning of a literary work....

Latest answer posted August 4, 2016, 11:39 am (UTC)

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I think that Bella and Edward have the most beautiful relationship I have ever seen. They are so compassionate and caring. The talk through their problems and face them together. I think their...

Latest answer posted March 22, 2010, 3:28 pm (UTC)

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Vampire eye color is an indicator of their diet. Red eyes are reserved for newly changed vampires and vampires that feed on the normal vampire diet. That would be human blood. That's why Bella...

Latest answer posted December 25, 2015, 2:38 pm (UTC)

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Exposition of a story is the part in which characters (and their backgrounds) are introduced, and the stage upon which the action will play out is set. In the case of Stephenie Meyer's Twilight,...

Latest answer posted December 16, 2018, 4:29 pm (UTC)

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Very well thought out harleymiller, you answered you own question. Bella is definatelly appeling to Edward to transform her into a vampire. She is all dressed up and he has come to take her to...

Latest answer posted June 20, 2009, 6:33 am (UTC)

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In Biology class, the teacher shows a movie, and Bella and Edward both seem to have to exert serious self-control in order to keep from going insane. After class, Edward walks Bella to gym, and...

Latest answer posted December 17, 2008, 2:46 am (UTC)

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Twilight is a romance fantasy novel, one of a five-part series written by American author Stephanie Meyer. Edward Cullen is the handsome protagonist of the series, and he has many superhero...

Latest answer posted July 27, 2020, 12:05 pm (UTC)

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After James has injured Bella and she is in the hospital, Edward is trying to reassure Bella that he will stay with her. He wants her to rest and heal. She wants assurances that he will not leave...

Latest answer posted June 19, 2009, 5:22 am (UTC)

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A good writer will craft such a enthralling tale of characters or plot that we won't care if "it couldn't really happen." As mentioned above, a reader must be willing to have a little suspension...

Latest answer posted April 25, 2011, 10:52 am (UTC)

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In the Twilightseries, by Stephanie Meyer, the Cullens are the "main" vampire family. Because the Cullens are trying to assimilate themselves into human society, they perform human acts, such as...

Latest answer posted February 17, 2010, 12:10 am (UTC)

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My favorite character is Bella, because she's very real. She's flawed, and yet lovable. In many teen vampire fiction books, its hard to believe the relationships, but in Twilight, Bella and Edward...

Latest answer posted May 11, 2010, 7:44 am (UTC)

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Carlisle was the son of a minister and his father was very involved in a huge fight against vampires in London. There were incredible battles between the religious folks and the vampires, and in...

Latest answer posted June 10, 2010, 1:32 am (UTC)

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Rosalie Cullen was saved by Carlisle Cullen when she was take to his home after being left in the street by a man that she loved and hoped to marry, and his drunken friends. Carlisle found her,...

Latest answer posted January 24, 2009, 8:24 am (UTC)

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Bella falls asleep and dreams of a forest, where Jacob Black tells her to run. Jacob falls to the ground and then his body seems to be replaced by a wolf. Edward appears in her dream next,...

Latest answer posted December 17, 2008, 2:29 am (UTC)

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On page 4 Bella states, “I lied. I’d always been a bad liar, but I’d been saying this lie so frequently lately that it sounded almost convincing now.”On page 10 we read that Bella, “was ivory,...

Latest answer posted January 8, 2009, 9:59 am (UTC)

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I think the honeymoon was a good way to introduce an important reason why Bella should change, because afterwards, it would save her life. It made Bella and Edward's relationship stronger. This is...

Latest answer posted April 23, 2010, 1:52 pm (UTC)

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It is in book 2, "New Dawn," that Edward decides that he and Bella should not see each other. The Cullen family throw a party to celebrate Bella's 18th birthday, and as she often does,...

Latest answer posted December 18, 2008, 6:28 am (UTC)

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The novel does not clearly indicate how Edward would have received the letter. For that reason, a number of possible explanations come to mind. Remember that Edward does have the ability to read...

Latest answer posted June 16, 2009, 10:34 am (UTC)

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If you mean why does he sleep with her, the answer is because he didn't know she could get pregnant. The incidences of vampires impregnating humans are rare, and kept mostly in secret; so Edward...

Latest answer posted April 13, 2009, 10:13 pm (UTC)

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This is an interesting way to look at things. Twilight does fit the pattern of the Beauty and the Beast myth in a sense. If you think about it, Edward, for all his good looks, is still a vampire....

Latest answer posted February 21, 2012, 8:04 am (UTC)

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Absolutely not. There has never been any romantic relationship between Edward and either sister. Unlike the rest of the Cullens, Carlisle did not turn Alice or Jasper. When they joined the family,...

Latest answer posted March 16, 2009, 10:35 pm (UTC)

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Carlisle originally met Esme in the year 1911, when she was sixteen years old and had broken her leg after falling from a tree. Carlisle, a compassionate vampire doctor, treated her and then moved...

Latest answer posted July 19, 2019, 9:46 pm (UTC)

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That is a very good question. We don't really know why Bella isn't afraid of vampires, or wearwolves for that matter. Bella has a strange way of looking at the world in general. Her mother,...

Latest answer posted February 1, 2009, 6:35 am (UTC)

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The external conflict in Breaking Dawn has to do with the Volturri who are the enforcers of vampire laws. When Irina--a cousin of the Cullens misinterprets what she sees when see observes Renesmee,...

Latest answer posted December 5, 2012, 1:48 am (UTC)

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In my opinion, this is a figurative description in regards to both New Moon and in regards to the original Twilight. In fact, I remember feeling the same way when reading a similar description in...

Latest answer posted October 9, 2009, 2:20 am (UTC)

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Meyer never gives an exact explanation for this variance from the traditional vampire other than the fact that she got the idea for the story from a dream. She dreamt of the meadow scene where two...

Latest answer posted February 5, 2009, 12:21 pm (UTC)

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Isabella Marie Swan Cullen was born on September 13, 1987. She is originally from Phoenix, Arizona. Her change into a vampire took place on September 13, 2006.

Latest answer posted November 9, 2009, 3:39 pm (UTC)

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Edward and his family are vampires. They do not however drink human blood. They are living in the community as “humans” with the younger vampires attending school and Dr. Cullen works at the...

Latest answer posted January 14, 2009, 10:26 am (UTC)

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Siobhan's talent seems to be similar to Jasper's, because it is in the ability to alter moods. On p. 660 of Breaking Dawn, we learn that "Carlisle believed that Siobhan had some subtle but...

Latest answer posted March 17, 2009, 9:05 pm (UTC)

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Look at page 210 of the paperback version (pretty far into Chapter 10), and you'll see Edward say, "Trust me just this once--you are the opposite of ordinary." Earlier on the page, he'd praised...

Latest answer posted January 26, 2009, 7:25 am (UTC)

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Bella wakes up to an ice and snow covered world, and carefully making her way to school, wonders to herself why she the boys at Forks High School seem so interested in her. As she parks her truck,...

Latest answer posted December 17, 2008, 2:20 am (UTC)

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