It’s Edwards turn: Stephenie Meyer announces the release of Midnight Sun

Stephenie Meyer has today made Twilight fans across the world exceedingly happy by announcing the release of Midnight Sun.

Midnight Sun will see the first book (Twilight) in the hugely popular series retold from fan favourite character Edward Cullen’s point of view.

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When Edward Cullen and Bella Swan met in Twilight, an iconic love story was born. But until now, fans have heard only Bella’s side of the story. At last, readers can experience Edward’s version in the long-awaited companion novel, Midnight Sun.

This unforgettable tale as told through Edward’s eyes takes on a new and decidedly dark twist. Meeting beautiful, mysterious Bella is both the most intriguing and unnerving event he has experienced in his long life as a vampire. As we learn more fascinating details about Edward’s past and the complexity of his inner thoughts, we understand why this is the defining struggle of his life. How can he let himself fall in love with Bella when he knows that he is endangering her life?

In Midnight Sun, Stephenie Meyer transports us back to a world that has captivated millions of readers and, drawing on the classic myth of Hades and Persephone, brings us an epic novel about the profound pleasures and devastating consequences of immortal love.

The new novel will be 672 pages long.  Are we excited?  for this extremely long and detailed look at Edward’s thoughts and actions Um yes! As any Twilight fan knows that this book is something that they’ve wanted for so long.

Stephanie Meyers latest Twilight instalment will be released on the 4th August via Little Brown and Company. You can preorder your copy here!