Midnight Sun: what to expect from the Twilight spin-off?

Midnight Sun: what to expect from the Twilight spin-off?

On May 4, 2020, the writer of Twilight Saga, Stephenie Meyer, announced the launch of the long awaited. The book is a spin-off of the original saga that will be published on August 4, 2020, as announced on the writer’s website. Check his plot below.

The story of Midnight Sun

Midnight Sun Book

The proposed is to bring the vampire Edward Cullen’s point of view on not only the events that occurred during the Twilight Saga, as well as unraveling its mysterious past. Thus, the writer intends to show the vampire’s dark thoughts and illustrate how Edward’s “gift” works in his perspective, something he has planned since the end of the saga.

However, why is the book only being released in 2020?

The Midnight Sun delay

Around 2008, when Amanhecer had been released, the original manuscript of was leaked on the internet. It contained 12 chapters and was incomplete. However, the fact left the writer devastated, and made her abandon the project indefinitely.

In addition, in an interview with ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY, Stephenie Meyer stated that she felt strong outside interference in her writing and that to continue with the story, she should feel that she was doing it alone. So he stated that he would continue the project when everyone had forgotten about it.

However, Stephenie Meyer did not abandon the beloved Twilight Saga and launched several books related to the main story, such as: The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner: An Eclipse Novella (2010),Twilight – Official Illustrated Series Guide (2011) and Life and Death: Twilight Reimagined (2015).

In addition, the Twilight Saga has 5 films: Twilight (2008), New Moon (2009), Eclipse (2010), Breaking Dawn part 1 (2011) and Breaking Dawn Part 2 (2012). All are available at Amazon Prime Video and can be watched by clicking here.