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Let's Solve The Edward vs. Jacob Debate Once And For All
On this day, 10 years ago, the world was introduced to
. Have we settled the Team Edward/Team Jacob conundrum yet?
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Man of Steel
's Henry Cavill
Man of Steel
coming out, and an iconic superhero being the main showcase, people always want to know about the person playing that superhero.
: I Don't Think So
memorist Loving Mailer, Picasso's Ghost
And they all lived together happily forever. Ba humbug. Mediocrity in big budget super duper fan fare.
From Bloodthirsty to Sparkly
High school student in Georgia
Recently, I have been interested in the evolution of certain things through the course of history. One example I found was the evolution of the vampire novel, beginning with Bram Stoker's "Dracula."
Music Program Designer, Musician, Arts Advocate
I am always thinking about the messaging that we are sending our young girls. As an educator and a parent, I have a huge amount of concern about the images that our girls are being exposed to.
Is Twilight Making Abuse Sexy?
Vanessa Van Edwards
Modern-day Dale Carnegie
Along with other hit YA book series like Hunger Games and Divergent, one of the profoundly obvious themes of the books is
Is 'The Host' the Next 'Twilight?' Watch the Trailer!
While Breaking Dawn -- Part 2 hits theaters this week, thereby ending The Twilight Saga, there may be another franchise for
The Mormonizing of America
Stephen Mansfield is a New York Times best-selling author and ...
Mormons rise in this life because it is what their religion calls for. Achieving. Progressing. Learning. Forward, upward motion.
Zombies: Why Are We So Obsessed?
Eric G. Wilson
Professor of English, Wake Forest University
What does it mean to be a monster, really, but to be possessed by an uncontrollable force?
How to Sell a Novel in Just 25 Years!
Journalist, Novelist, and Ghostwriter
When my agent called a few weeks ago to say that an editor at Penguin wanted to buy my new novel,
The Wishing Hill
, I literally had to lie down. I've been waiting for this call for 25 years.
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Pat Robertson: 'Twilight' Is Demonic (VIDEO)
This isn't the first time complaints about the series have been lobbed against the film franchise, which is based on author
Twilight: Breaking Dawn
, Or, How Even Marital Sex Is a Punishable Offence
Film Critic, Programmer, and Filmmaker
Stephanie Meyers claims that the
series is not a pretext for some Mormon parable, but
continues her terrifying march against female sexuality.
Twilight Divorce: Are Edward And Bella Headed For A Split?
At the premiere of "Breaking Dawn: Part 1" Friday, Robert Pattinson joked that a vampire split was inevitable. "That's what's
Hey, Teacher. Let Kids Read Alone.
High School English Teacher
Considering how wide the differences between reading on one's own and reading in a class are, I'm interested in how educators might take some aspects from the former to let high school students read
just to read
The Gospel According To Twilight
Elaine A. Heath
Author, 'The Gospel according to Twilight: Women, Sex, and God'
Despite the stereotyped and violent gender themes, there are still many good reasons to read these novels. Reconciliation is the premier gospel theme that binds the story together.
WATCH: Twilight Parody Angers Fans
'Twilight' Author Stephenie Meyer Producing Jane Austen Inspired 'Austenland' Movie
Keri Russell, JJ Feild and Bret McKenzie will star in Austenland, an indie romantic comedy that is serving as the directorial
Adults Take the Fun Out of Reading, Again
Curator of Santa Claus Association and author of Weird-o-Pedia
Through the early 20th century, children's literature continued to diversify and began to break down the resistance from
Stephenie Meyer Releasing New Twilight Companion Book April 12
"The Twilight Saga: The Official Illustrated Guide," a companion book to the popular series, will be released April 12, 2011
Twilight And Young Adult Books Might Alter Teens' Brains
"If you look very, very clearly at what kind of values the 'Twilight' books propagate, these are very conservative values
Highest-Paid Authors: James Patterson, Stephenie Meyer, Stephen King And More
Publishers are feeling the heat, with hardcover sales weak and the rise of e-books promising to upend their business models
Twilight Gets Holiday Makeover: What Will The New Covers Look Like?
Stephenie Meyer's blockbuster Twilight series is to be republished this Christmas with a new white jacket design. Read more
Transformed by Twilight: Forks, Washington
Chris Gray Faust
Editor, Chris Around The World
Before Meyer's first book came out in 2005, visitor levels ranged from 5,000 to 10,000 people per year, according to the Forks Chamber of Commerce. Compare that to 2009, when nearly 70,000 "Twi-hards" swept through town.
Seduction: What Men Can Learn From Edward
Screenwriter, Journalist, Actor
Men wanting to inspire the kind of rapacious passion Edward does might try reading the
novels. Think of it as research: anything that sends the opposite sex into that much of a tizzy should be viewed as a textbook.
Saga Spotlights Human Actress Christian Serratos
Veteran Interviewer; Pop Culture Chronicler
As the ardor cools for
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse
, it's easy to forget all the humans except that most desired one -- Kristen Stewart's Bella. And then there's actress Christian Serratos's bespectacled Angela Webber.
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