DIKSIA.COM - If you are a fan of the Twilight series by Stephenie Meyer, you might be wondering what to expect from the second book, New Moon.
In this article, we will give you a brief overview of the plot, the characters, the themes and the reception of this romantic fantasy novel. We will also share some interesting facts and trivia about the book and its author.
- Title: New Moon
- Author: Stephenie Meyer
- Genres: Young adult, romance, fantasy, vampire fiction
- Chapters: 24
- Language: English
- Publisher: Little, Brown
- Publication date: September 6, 2006
- Rating: 3.58/5 on Goodreads
- Awards: None
When Edward leaves her to protect her from his world, she falls into a depression and finds solace in her friendship with Jacob Black, a werewolf.
However, her life becomes complicated again when she learns that Edward is in danger and she has to choose between him and Jacob.
They live in Forks, a small town in Washington, where Edward and his family pretend to be humans and feed on animal blood.
On Bella's eighteenth birthday, Edward's brother Jasper tries to attack her when he smells her blood from a paper cut. Edward feels guilty and decides to leave Bella for her own safety, telling her that he doesn't love her anymore.
Bella is heartbroken and falls into a deep depression. She finds some comfort in her friendship with Jacob Black, a Native American boy who lives on the nearby reservation.
Jacob has a crush on Bella, but she only sees him as a friend. She also discovers that whenever she does something dangerous or reckless, she can hear Edward's voice in her head, warning her to stop.
She becomes addicted to this sensation and starts seeking more thrill-seeking activities, such as riding a motorcycle and jumping off a cliff.