Twifans.com was among the fansites that were invited to a junket with Stephenie Meyer in June, and they asked the Twilight author about the status of the Official Twilight Guide. Here is what Steph had to say.
SM: Oh no, no, it’s continuing. It just…it keeps evolving. So then we have to catch up… I don’t know. I hope that when it comes out, it’s amazing. Because it seems like a lot of effort has been put into it at this point. And it is kind of evolving, and “let’s do this, no let’s do this”. It’s going to have a lot of great information, and it’s really cool. I think my favorites are the genealogy charts for the Quileutes. They are beautiful….they’re lovely.Read more and hear the audio at Twifans.com.
TST: We want to know when it’s going to be done. That’s what everyone wants to know. They’re like “I’ve pre-ordered it!”
SM: Now it’s like, okay, do I have to go back and add some Bree stuff now too? I guess I kinda do.
Alison: It’s almost like you have to wait until everything is (inaudible) ya know? Like a family scrapbook. You just keep adding all the….
SM: Well, there’s a lot of people involved and then collating all this information and putting it all together. It’s a lot of…..it’s interesting, because there have been some guides put out that have SO much misinformation, they are dead wrong; I think you can figure out from the books, they’re dead wrong! So it’s my mission that this has everything correct. Which would be great. Hopefully, not forever…..to go on it, we’ll see. You know….movies interrupt things a lot. Movies are a time-sucker!