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The "Twilight" Author Has Rewritten The Book To Reverse The Genders

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In honor of the Twilight series' 10th anniversary, author Stephenie Meyer has rewritten Bella and Edward's story in a 442-page new novel called Life and Death: Twilight Reimagined. And she's reversed their genders.

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The character formerly known as Bella Swan will be known as Beaufort (Beau for short), and Edward Cullen has been reimagined as Edythe.

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Many fans were hoping for the anniversary Meyer would release Midnight Sun, the retelling of the Twilight saga through Edward's perspective.

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Early drafts of the story were leaked back in 2008.

So why the gender swap? Partly because Meyer doesn't want anyone to see Bella as a damsel in distress anymore. "It's always bothered me a little bit," she said on Good Morning America today.

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But can we hope for another series?

Probably not. According to Meyer, "I think that this is just one version with Beau."
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Probably not. According to Meyer, "I think that this is just one version with Beau."

OK, but what about a movie?

Probably not. "I don’t really see that happening and a lot of the people I’d put in it would be like Grace Kelly, so it’s a little too late for some of my first choices," Meyer said.
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Probably not. "I don’t really see that happening and a lot of the people I’d put in it would be like Grace Kelly, so it’s a little too late for some of my first choices," Meyer said.

But we're choosing to KEEP THE DREAM ALIVE.

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Life and Death: Twilight Reimagined is available in bookstores now.

H/T Yahoo! News