‘Twilight’ Gets Gender-Swapped Novel – VarietyLife and Death: Twilight Reimagined is an additional, non-canon reimagining of Twilight. The book was written and published by Stephenie Meyer in honor of the 10th anniversary of the Twilight franchise. The story is set in an independent, parallel universe in which the most significant difference is that the genders, names and roles of the main characters have been reversed, with only a few exceptions. The story follows essentially the same plotline as Twilight , but with necessary adjustments and slight changes to the story, dialogue, backgrounds, and personalities of the characters to accommodate the switched gender roles. Life and Death also features an alternate ending from the original plotline. On his first day at Forks High School , he meets the alluring telepathic vampire Edythe Cullen , who is both frustrated and infatuated with him for his vulnerabilities and her inability to read his mind.
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Author Stephenie Meyer has published a new book in honor of the 10th anniversary of the best-selling franchise, with the genders of the original protagonists switched. A New York judge on Thursday dismissed a claim that Charlie Rose retaliated against three female employees who complained of sexual harassment. James Murdoch has purchased a minority stake in Vice Media, the once-upstart brand that is trying to reconfigure itself as many prominent digital-media brand grapple with a wave of consolidation, according to a new report. A spokeswoman [ One of the biggest stories in technology and music is the proliferation of smart speakers — there are an estimated million of them in homes at the moment, and the No. Along with automotive voice devices, smart speakers are proliferating even faster than smartphones did [ Over 10 episodes staggered across three weeks, the judges scour the country for promising hip-hop artists who can also perform and produce their music.
The story is a gender-swapped retelling of the first book in the Twilight series , and introduces Beau Swan and Edythe Cullen in place of Bella and Edward. As Beau walks into the class, a fan blows his scent towards Edythe Cullen. Beau sits next to Edythe in biology class on his first day of school, but she seems repulsed by him, hurting his feelings in the process. She disappears for a few days, but warms up to Beau upon her return; their newfound relationship is interrupted after Beau is nearly crushed by a van in the school parking lot. Edythe saves Beau, stopping the van with only her hand.
Skip to main content. Search Search. Advanced Search. By Stephenie Meyer. Description For fans of the worldwide phenomenon Twilight comes Stephenie Meyer's Life and Death , a compelling reimagining of the iconic love story that will surprise and enthrall readers.
Edythe Cullen and Beau Swan are the inter-species love interest in Life and Death: Twilight Imagined, published today in a dual edition with the original novel. Gender and species aside, Twilight has always been a story about the magic and obsession and frenzy of first love. While in the original Twilight novel Bella wears her favourite white lace shirt for the journey, in Life and Death Beau wears his favourite Monty Python T shirt. This is not the first reboot of a bestseller - earlier this year EL James made headlines for Grey , a scene-by-scene rewriting of her erotic bestseller Fifty Shades of Grey, originally written as Twilight fan fiction, from the point of view of the male lead. Smart business if they can bring the fans along with them, risky business if it looks like they are exploiting the fandom. Facebook Twitter Pinterest. Topics Stephenie Meyer.