All over the world, there may hardly be around a hundred people who don’t know this outstanding lady Stephenie Meyer. A novelist and a producer Meyer created the most epic vampire romance Twilight. The book is one of her greatest success as a novelist and all over the world Twilight is one of the most epic series in the contemporary era for the readers.
You might have read all the parts of the Twilight series, and even watched the films, but hardly have you known about the creator, her life and the story behind creating Twilight. Here let’s take a look at the early, career, achievements and net worth of Stephenie Meyer in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Stephenie Meyer was born on December 24th in the year 1973 in a place called Hartford, Connecticut to a couple known as Stephen and Candy Morgan. Meyer belongs to a family of six siblings including her, and they had a memorable childhood. In the initial years, she attended Chaparral High School and went to Brigham Young University to get a degree in English Literature. As a student, Meyer was bright as she earned a national merit scholarship to study literature at the University.
The world famous author of the Twilight series is married and a mother too. Around 1996 she reunited with her childhood companion, Christian Pancho Meyer and within a very short span of time both fell in love and decided to get married. Just after completing graduation Meyer got married, Christian and they gave birth to three beautiful souls in the coming years.
Career Awards & Nominations
Being a student of English literature, Meyer always had a dream to do something on her own. She took writing seriously and with time penned the story of the Twilight series. She got inspiration from many writers, and with time an eternal love story between a human and a vampire began. Stephenie devoted her time to writing when her children were asleep?
In just three months she created her first draft and was looking for a publisher. With the help of a famous literary agent Jodi Reamer, Meyer polished the draft, and after few days they had the first taste of success. The publishing house Little, Brown and Company made a contract with a handsome amount of money and a deal of three books with Meyer. Around 2005, the book gained popularity among readers.
Just like the book, the film earned commercial success with Robert Pattison and Kristen Stewart in the main lead. Along with the Twilight series, Meyer also wrote another famous sci-fi novel ‘The Host’, short story collection like Prom Nights from Hell, and there are few more. She also owns a film production company Fickle Fish films which produced the parts of Breaking Dawn.
Stephenie Meyer’s fame is much above awards. The only achievement that gives her the satisfaction in writing is the love from her readers. To name a few recognitions, she is among the list of 100 most powerful celebrities around the world by Forbes and even by Times Magazine.
Net Worth & Earnings
The writer has an estimated net worth of $140 million. Being a mother of three children, she took the urge to do what she loves. Meyer became successful at a very short span of time achieved world recognition and made an asset which is going to be more in the future.
Every avid reader has read the Twilight series not just once, but at least more than twice. Such is the power of Meyer’s writing which always bridges the gap between young and adult readers. The presentation of the novel Twilight is in a way that any readers can find it an interesting. Stephenie Meyer will always be among one of the most admirable authors among her fans, and for those who haven’t read Meyer yet read it now.