An American young-adult fiction writer and film producer Stephenie Meyer caught her first big break in her writing career and became the bestselling author of 2008 and 2009 in America thanks to the most popular vampire-inspired series of books – the Twilight Saga, which has gained worldwide recognition and was later adapted for a film franchise. Translated into 37 languages, the books have sold over 250 million copies. For her talent, she was entered No. 49 Time magazine’s list of the 100 Most Influential People in 2008 and included in The Forbs Celebrity 100 list of the world's most powerful celebrities in 2009.
Stephenie Meyer was born in Hartford, Connecticut in a family of 6 siblings, to her parents Stephen and Candy Morgan. She expressed a great passion for reading as an avid fan of classic authors Jane Austen or Charlotte Bronte, etc. Thanks to National Merit Scholarship, she could attend Brigham Young University, specialized in English literature. Stephenie Meyer's life changed dramatically on June 2, 2003 when she had a dream of the idea for Twilight.
Stephenie Meyer at the age of 21 happily got married to her childhood friend Christian "Pancho" Meyer. The two got their first son, named Gabe, followed by Sons Seth and Eli.
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