When Bella Swan moves to the small town of Forks, Washington to live with her father she had no idea what was in store for her. Little did she know that she would meet the love of her life, Edward Cullen. Edward is a vampire, part of a family of vampires who live in Forks and who all abstain from human blood. Bella and Edward’s relationship is a classic forbidden love story.
Bella is immediately drawn to Edward, but he is seemingly repulsed by her. She soon discovers the reason for his aloof behavior; he is trying to protect her from himself and his family. Bella is not deterred though, and she and Edward begin a tentative friendship. This friendship quickly blossoms into something more, and the two are soon inseparable.
The couple must overcome many obstacles, both human and supernatural, in order to be together. Edward’s family is initially opposed to the relationship, but they eventually come to accept Bella. The biggest obstacle the couple faces is when Bella is almost killed by another vampire. Edward saves her, but in doing so he exposes himself and his family to the world.
Despite the dangers, Bella and Edward stay together and their love only grows stronger. They get married and have a child together, cementing their bond forever. Their story is a true romance for the ages.