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Thursday, August 16, 2007

Twilight Book Review!

Georgia, who commented on my last self portrait challenge reminded me that I haven't given my book review for "Twilight" yet! I can't believe I neglected this seeing as how I am about 80 pages away from finishing the sequel "New Moon"!
I adored this book! I was instantly sucked in when it started talking about the location. We have visited Port Ludlow quite a few times and the scenery and weather reminded me so much of the descriptions of Forks Washington that I immediately could picture what the author was describing!
I loved the simple and believeable dialogue that the characters had with one another, it was written well and flowed so smoothly that I didn't really care how often Bella went to school and came home! And I'm not so far out of highschool that I couldn't relate to those parts.
When my friend dropped off the book for me to read Bri brought it downstairs and said "Does Diane know you at all? It's a book about Vampires!" And now here I am rapidly sailing through the second book wondering what will happen next!

My FAVORITE part about these books that I just discovered yesterday is that one of the musical inspirations for Stephenie Meyer the author is.....yes that's right...... MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE!!!! The whole time I've been reading I think of Gerard as the Edward character......

When I read the acknowledgments in the back of "New Moon" and saw my bands name I said "I knew it!" out loud. Clearly Mrs. Meyer has EXCELLENT taste in music!

So now I will shortly be moving onto a review of "New Moon"! Today I stopped by the local Barnes and Noble to pick up "Eclipse" the third book, only to find they had sold out of every single copy! That was quite disappointing. I may have to do some online ordering!


Blogger Georgia said...

I had to trek all around tarnation to find a copy of Eclipse.... I ound one in a Barnes and Noble about 45 miles away... yup. I am THAT obsessed! And get THIS... I am going to her signing on Saturday, and to get the ticket I have to buy another copy there.... DONE!

You will LOVE it once you finish it... oh... and didn't the month skipping thing just tear your heart out????


August 16, 2007 at 10:48 PM  
Blogger Dandelions & Daisies Photography said...

I found a copy today! WOO HOO. Happened to cruise by a little local book seller who had just received his third shipment. Another score for the little local guys! Can't wait to finish "New Moon"....20 more pages....must finish quickly!

You're going to a signing! You better give details.

The month skipping was one of my favorite parts..so powerful!

August 17, 2007 at 8:44 PM  
Blogger Georgia said...

I know!!!!!!

Okay... a blog is coming by tonight that talks about the signing :)

August 19, 2007 at 8:28 AM  

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