Twilight is a series of four vampire-based fantasy novels written by the American author Stephenie Meyer : * Twilight * New Moon * Eclipse * Breaking Dawn
It deals with a period in Isabella Swan’s life. She ’s a teenage girl who moves to Forks, Washington and falls in love with a 104-year-old vampire named Edward Cullen.
Since the release of the first novel, Twilight, in 2005, the books have gained immense popularity and commercial success around the world. The four books have won multiple awards.
Thus far, the first three books are being made into a series of movies. The adaptation of Twilight was released in 2008 and the second, New Moon, was released recently, on November 20th 2009. The third film, Eclipse, is to be released on June 30th 2010.
Are you interested in reading the books ? Here is a link to Stephanie Meyer’s official site, on which you’ll find extracts of chapters from Twilight.