This is the official website of author stephenie meyer. Sorry, twilight fans, stephenie meyers latest is a twisted. The host s third wheel is an alien who absorbs her host bodys strong feelings for her boyfriend jared. Meyer has said that she is working on additional books in the host series and that she intends to write a trilogy. Meyer was the bestselling author of 2008 and 2009 in the u. Under the influence of melanies emotions, wanderer is compelled to search for melanies love jared and brother jamie, who are still in hiding. Tonight in philadelphia stephenie meyer announced that she is currently writing the the host sequel. Twilight brought us humanvampirewerewolf melodrama. When an unseen enemy threatens mankind by taking over their bodies and. Stephenie meyer is the american born author of the twilight series, the host, and more. She was the best selling author in the united states for both 2008 and 2009. And if she then decides that she should write another sequel, making an amazing stand alone book. The first edition of the novel was published in may 6th 2008, and was written by stephenie meyer.
Stephenie meyer, creator of the phenomenal teenvamp twilight series, takes paranormal romance into alien territory in her first. The book describes one souls predicament when the mind of its human host refuses to cooperate with her takeover. Considering im not a big fan of books about aliens, the fact that i actually liked this one is a big deal. Tonight in philadelphia stephenie meyer announced that she is currently writing the the host sequel the novel will be entitled the seeker. Both max irons and jake abel who are on tour with meyer.
Its a scifi fantasy novel which revolves around the lives of wanderer, a soul and melanie stryder, a host. Stephenie meyer, born on december 24, 1973, in hartford, connecticut, is the bestselling author of the twilight book series. With the host headed into theaters next month, stephenie meyer fans. Melanie stryder, a captured rebel, resists the takeover of her mind by wanderer, the soul implanted in her body. I myself have not read the host but am planning on considering stephenie meyer is quite an amazing author. Stephanie has partially written the sequel, but we dont. After breaking dawn is released, shes going to work on midnight sun edwards point of view of twilight. I was just searching for the answer to the same question and this thread came up in results. The earth has been invaded by a species that take over the minds of their human hosts while leaving their bodies intact, and most of humanity has succumbed. The host is a science fictionromance novel by stephenie meyer.
Stephenie meyer on the host, writing the sequel, and. Another, possible, maybe, might be written sequel to not only the host, but to its possible, maybe, might be written sequel the soul. Try as she might, this brigham young graduate could not get the dream out of her head so, after attending to her domestic duties, she sat down and began to write. She said in an interview that, if published, the first sequel would be entitled the seeker and the. In 2003, stephenie meyer was a stayathome mom of three boys when she woke up from a dream featuring character that seemed real to her. In philadelphia stephenie meyer announced that she is currently writing the the host sequel. All readers who read twilight saga will know stephanie can drone on a bit but her imagination is amazing and the. Kevin is perfectly normal aside from the fact that he kept the name kevin 3. Jeff giles, entertainment weekly the host lives up to the hype, blending science fiction and romance in a way that has never worked so well. So here is an update what is the status of sequels of the host and other stephenie meyer novels.
Both max irons and jake abel who are on tour with meyer said they would love to work on the host sequel. New bonus chapter and reading group guide, including stephenie meyer s annotated playlist for the book with linking to and back from text. What is the status of sequels of the host and other stephenie. Now, i went into this book with lukewarm expectations. Buy the host by stephenie meyer from waterstones today. The main characters of this science fiction, fiction story are melanie stryder, ian oshea. The soul we implant today deserves more respect than to have her host body gawked at this way. The story was cleverly told, weaving multiple plot lines together seamlessly. Meyers former writings it didnt wallow in pages and pages of erotica, which i find to be refreshing and delightful. The novel introduces an alien race, called souls, which takes over the earth and its inhabitants. But really stephenie meyer i think your excuse for being unsure as to write this book is terribly lame. When an unseen enemy threatens mankind by taking over their bodies and erasing their memories, m. The host by stephenie meyer, 9780751550979, download free ebooks, download free pdf epub ebook.
The host is not just a scifi book, its more than that i felt, stephenie meyer creates an amazing character in wanderer, a character you genuinely care for. Will there be a sequel to the host by stephenie meyer. The sequels of the host is the seeker and the soul and so it will be a trilogy. Stephenie meyer reveals shes working on the host sequel. Most of it is spent listening to wanda and melanie internally bicker over whether its okay to make out. Stephenie meyer changes it up fairly dramatically in the chemist 2016, her second adult novel, where there is nary a vampire, werewolf or space alien to be found. So when i last went to the library, i picked up stephenie meyer s first science fiction novel for adults, the host.
Jul 31, 2009 the host by stephenie meyer keith brooke. Humans tried to fight back against the parasites in the beginning but eventually lost, leaving only a handful of humans left, struggling to maintain their true human nature and keep their spiritual. Featuring one of the most unusual love triangles in literature, the host is a riveting and unforgettable novel about the persistence of love and the essence of what it means to be human. Stephenie meyer isnt at all done with the sequel to the host. The chemist by stephenie meyer goodreads share book.
Its a rather pulpy but absorbing thriller in the vein of a jason bourne novel to whom shes dedicated this novel, among others. The last she talked about it was in 20, and we havent heard much since. I have to say i found the host so gripping and the story line was pretty good. Best known for her twilight series, the 4 book collection has sold over 100 million copies globally. She is best known for her vampire romance series twilight, which has sold over 100 million copies, with translations into 37 different languages.
Stephenie meyers new novel, the chemist, is a a stark and. The host is a science fiction romance novel by stephenie meyer. While i didnt particularly care for her other series the one that features a certain sparkly vampire, stephenie meyer certainly surprised me with the host. Featuring what may be the first love triangle involving only two bodies, the host is a riveting and unforgettable novel that will bring a vast new readership to one of the most compelling writers of our time. Get the best deals on 1st edition hardcover stephenie meyer books when you shop the largest online selection at. Shell already have far too much to deal with as she acclimates. It ended when the host tried to cut the soul from its body. Oct 17, 2015 stephenie meyer talked to andrew sims in a great interview on hypable which seriously everyone needs to read because it has the the most detailed information on multiple topics fans are dying to know about. The seeker language english genres science fiction, romance novel publisher little, brown. It started when racing song took on the bodys host name, kevin. Apr, 2010 the host is a science fictionromance novel by stephenie meyer. Stephenie meyer born december 24th, 1973 in hartford, connecticut is an american bestselling author most famous for writing the young adult twilight series, which chronicles the romance of human bella swan and vampire edward cullen. The book was published in multiple languages including english, consists of 620 pages and is available in hardcover format.
This book had a uniques and creative storyline that was just fantastic and made the book impossible to put down. Stephenie meyer is the author of the most popular vampireinspired series of books the twilight saga. Is stephanie meyer ever going to write a sequel to the host. Click and collect from your local waterstones or get free uk delivery on orders over. Stephenie meyer was born on december 24, 1973 in hartford, connecticut, the second of six children to financial officer stephen morgan and candy morgan, a homemaker. The host written by stephenie meyer was published in the year 2008. Pdf the host book by stephenie meyer free download 620. Meyer has said that she is working on additional books in the. Though shes the author of the twilight series, a blockbuster story about vampires, this venture into the science fiction realm is by far stephenie meyer s best work. Remembering the host, a scifi book that barely wanted to. Digital rights management drm the publisher has supplied this book in encrypted form, which means that you need to install free software in order to unlock and read it.
Her book the host was absolutely amazing not the way in which it was written but the peculiar ideas that the book possessed. Stephenie meyer is the author of the enormously successful twilight novels, so people are always wondering if and when new books will be on the way. Meyer spent years promising a trilogy, starting with a sequel named the seeker. Aug 25, 2008 as to the book in generalyes, it is unpretentious and unapologetically idealistic in its unique approach to a love story, an alien invasion story, a splitpersonality story. So jared cant kiss the love of his life without kissing the alien at the same time. Remembering the host, a scifi book that barely wanted to be scifi. The book is about earth, in a post apocalyptic time, being invaded by a parasitic alien race, known as souls, and follows one souls predicament when the consciousness of her human host refuses to give up her body. I have read that she said she is well on her way to finishing the sequel and plans on there being around 3 books in the series. She graduated from brigham young university with a degree in english literature, and she lives with her husband and three young sons in arizona. Stephenie meyer talked to andrew sims in a great interview on hypable which seriously everyone needs to read because it has the the most detailed information on multiple topics fans are dying to know about. With utmost respect and courtesy to the author, no money or profit will ever be made from this text or its distribution. Once upon a time, a soul called racing song was taken over by its host body. A sequel to the host has not been announced nor spoken about.
But it has been said that stephenie signed on for 3 host books. I would like for there to be a sequel and even if i didnt id probably still read it anyway so. May 06, 2008 as outside forces make wanderer and melanie unwilling allies, they set off to search for the man they both love. Stephenie meyer books list of books by author stephenie. Sep 11, 2009 after reading complex, challenging books like le morte darthur and the brothers karamazov, i thought it was time for something a little easier. In stephenie meyer s first book for adults, alien souls have taken over the minds and bodies of humans. Stephenie meyer has said she plans on writing and publishing a sequel to the host. Best known for her twilight series, stephenie meyers fourbook collection has sold over 100 million copies globally in over 50 countries, with translations in 37 different languages. Best known for her twilight series, stephenie meyer s four book collection has sold over 100 million copies globally in over 50 countries, with translations in 37 different languages. I have few auto buy authors in my list and stephenie meyer. Is there going tobe a sequel to the host by stephenie meyer. Buy a cheap copy of the host book by stephenie meyer. Im most certainly not sure if there will be a sequel to the host but the ending tells me there will be. The host veers too often into either melodrama or sheer tedium, and for much of the book, melanie and the rest of the cast eke out an existence.
The host is just the perfect ya dystopian romance novel. And this definitely wont be the last time ive read this book. Free download or read online the host pdf epub book. The host by stephenie meyer and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Stephenie meyer reveals shes working on the host sequel hypable. Now, to me, it seems a little pointless to get excited about this. Following the release of the second theatrical trailer for the host, author stephenie meyer spoke with the press today on a conference call to talk about the book and the film. The host with bonus chapter by stephenie meyer, paperback.
Although id love a sequel to this book or even a whole series i wonder if leaving this as a stand alone novel actually allows our minds to embrace the important. I enjoyed the host because it was about the good in people, all people. The host book and movie reading after midnight reading. Mar 12, 20 i forgot to mention that this book is without a doubt in my top 10 of favorite books ever. May 06, 2008 unfortunately, the thing that drives me to write today is the poorly written book known as the host, by none other than stephenie sparkling vampires meyer. This book is one ive read more than once and turn to for tawdry escapism and entertainment. The book follows wanderer, an alien soul who inhabits the body of one of. Now of course i can speak only for myself, but on the off chance meyer does write the soul. The earth has been invaded by a species that take over the minds of human hosts while. Nov 10, 2016 she brushed off the possibility of writing a sequel to the chemist, and despite intense pressure from fans, she has no immediate plans to publish a sequel to the host. Sorry, twilight fans, stephenie meyers latest is a twisted spy. Stephenie meyer hopes the host will be a trilogy, is that a good.
She has the outlines for the next two books in the host series, but hasnt even started yet. Fans who are picky about their scifi may want to look. Andrew asked stephenie about the status of sequels to the host. I forgot to mention that this book is without a doubt in my top 10 of favorite books ever. Not for sale this pdf file was created for educational, scholarly, and internet archival use only. I mean i i cant even im a mixture of insane, insane, insane excitement, and this horrible, horrible, horrible dread that sequels may tint the flawless world stephenie meyer has created well anyways, thats just how i feel. Dec 23, 20 free ebook the host by stephanie meyer english 1. What is the status of sequels of the host and other. Carol memmott, usa today meyer is more interested in relationships than in flashy genre conventions.
The host by stephenie meyer is a science fiction thriller, where an alien race of parasites takes over earth, and uses humans for host bodies. Synopsis when an unseen enemy threatens mankind by taking over their bodies and erasing their memories, melanie stryder will risk everything to protect the people she cares most about jared, ian, her brother jamie and her uncle jeb, proving that love can conquer all in a dangerous new world. Make offer the host by meyer, stephenie hardback book novel story reading 2008 1st edition. For a book thats over 600 pages, the host has very little action or plot development. Stephenie meyer on twilight, feminism and true love. Jan, 2012 stephanie meyer is not the best writer i have ever come across but that does not mean that she is bad. Apr 28, 2015 i was just searching for the answer to the same question and this thread came up in results. Most of the stephenie meyer books have sequels and usually the all the first books of the sequels end the way the host ended with a phrase that is either just a phrase that kills or a phrase that is a cliffhanger. Twilight, new moon, eclipse and breaking dawn which have sold more than a 100 million copies worldwide.1410 100 172 307 1110 947 419 1193 1584 325 1043 872 1095 1488 56 199 1273 1368 774 1579 569 1408 669 305 293 572 674 1275 353 398 805 784 179 66 1201 413 1456 1269 1356