FC: Stephenie Meyer By: Callie Miller
1: Stephenie Meyer was born on December 24, 1963 in Connecticut. She moved to Arizona when she was 4- years- old.
2: Stephenie has 5 siblings- Emily, Heidi, Jacob, Paul, and Seth. | She got her names' unusual spelling from her dad, Stephen. (Stephen+ie)
3: She graduated from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor's Degree in English. She currently lives in Phoenix, Arizona.
4: Stephenie has known her husband since she was 4. She is married to a man named Christaan. He goes by the name Pancho.
5: Stephenie is a stay-at-home mother of three sons. | Her kids names' are Gabe, Seth, and Eli.
6: Meyer thought about becoming a lawyer when her son was born. She invented the plot of Twilight during the day, through swim lessons and potty training.
7: Before she wrote Twilight, she scrapbooked. | She had no prior writing experience before she wrote Twilight.
8: Also, the inspiration for characters cam to her in a dream. | The inspiration of Twilight came to her in a dream on June 2, 2003.
9: Twilight was released in October 2005. | Stephenie wrote Twilight in about 3 months.
10: After the publication of her first novel, Twilight, book sellers chose her as one of the "most promising new authors of 2005."
11: Her books sold over 250 million copies. | The books have also been translated into 37 languages.
12: She didn't plan for Twilight to get published, but her sister told her to get it published. | Her older sister was the only one that knew she was writing the book.
13: Stephenie started writing Twilight on June 2, 2003, the first day her kids started swim lessons.
14: - Twilight - New Moon - Eclipse - Breaking Dawn - Hell on Earth - The short second life of Bree Tanner
15: Twilight | In the beginning of the book, Bella Swan moves to Forks, Washington to live with her dad. While she is there, she finds herself attracted to a boy named Edward Cullen. Something is different about him though.
16: Bella knows there is something suspicious about Edward, so she decided to do some research. She ends up buying a book about vampires. She confronts Edward about being a vampire.
17: Bella ends up spending time with Edward and his family. She finds out Edward and his family are good vampires, they drink animal blood instead of human blood. Over time, she falls in love with Edward.
18: While playing baseball one day with the Cullen's, three bad vampires show up. One of the vampires wants to kill Bella. The Cullen's try to protect her, but the vampire catches up with her.