Good news for Twilight saga fans, Stephenie Meyer is all set to release Twilight prequel book that is written from Vampire Edward’s perspective, will go on sale from August 4.
Titled ‘Midnight Sun’, the new book will chronicle Edward Cullen’s past and the time he first meets Bella Swan, a human high school classmate who later becomes his wife.
Earlier installments of the novel have been told from Bella’s point of view.
The announcement of the new book was made by the writer while making an appearance on Good Morning America.
“Good morning, America and good morning especially to any Twilight readers that are watching,” said Stephenie Meyer.
“My name is Stephenie Meyer and I am very excited to finally announce the release of Midnight Sun on August 4. It’s a crazy time right now and I wasn’t sure if it was the right time to put this book out, but some of you have been waiting for just so, so long. It didn’t seem fair to make you wait anymore,” she added.
Meyer also said she hoped the book would be a welcome distraction from the global COVID-19 pandemic.
Meyer’s original four books Twilight, New Moon, Eclipse, and Breaking Dawn, sold more than 100 million copies worldwide.
The novels were later adapted into a blockbuster film series released by Lions Gate Entertainment Corp starting in 2008 that starred Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart.