When it comes to real-world weapons in fiction, I can talk all day about how the history of pistols, snubnose revolvers, switchblades and ARs can impact the story.
Based on the novel of the same name by Shannon Hale, Austenland the movie—hitting theaters Aug. How was it working on a smaller movie like Austenland, versus Twilight, which came with all of these expectations?
So I felt a lot of pressure to keep it very similar. So to just be able to not worry about that was nice. The intro—how you get into Austenland— changes from the novel, and it was nice to be able to do that. It suited the movie better.
It made more sense in the script, and not to have that be a big huge issue was just easy. How did you find the time?
I wrote this 10 years ago this last summer, and my kids were babies. And it just found a place to live in my imagination. I did a lot of not sleeping. I did a lot of it at night. I wrote most of it after everybody else was asleep, and then I did a lot of revision during the day while holding my kids.
You have two teen boys and one tween. Are you starting to think about college? Teenagers are supposed to be really, really awful so you want them to leave, you want to kick them out of the house. My son is the sweetest boy.
For a year-old boy, he loves his mom. They kind of stop talking about things.
Now that your boys are older, do you ask for their advice on your projects—or do they offer their advice? They get a little flack at school.
This is the official website of author Stephenie Meyer. Best known for her Twilight series, the 4-book collection has sold over million copies globally. The University of Texas—Austin is one of the largest schools in the nation. It’s divided into 18 schools and colleges, the biggest of which is the College of Liberal Arts. Meyer has also started up her own production company, Fickle Fish, and recently produced a rom-com called Austenland, about a woman obsessed with Jane Austen's writing who goes to a Jane Austen-themed amusement park in search of her own Mr. Darcy.
Each of them discovered the book series that really opened up books for them, which I love. Rick Riordon [author of the Percy Jackson series] did it for my oldest one, and I still feel like I owe him a really great gift basket, because that kid did not want to read. The middle one loved [Harry Potter].
He carries his wand around with him. He has the school robes. It takes longer than writing does.
Do you have any advice for moms who think they might have a book in them? But just sit down and write it.Though critical responses to her writing may be mixed, Stephenie Meyer has built the kind of devoted fan base other writers only dream of.
Comments on earlier blog posts, on her next book and the Twilight movie, keep flowing in: "Stephenie Meyer has perfected my life," writes one reader.
"I . Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, ISBN: Available: New and Used Meyer's fourth and final book in the Twilight series starts off with Bella and Edward getting married and going off on their honeymoon.
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