A graphic novel series of Stephenie Meyer's Twilight saga will begin being released in the US on March 16, according to an announcement on January 20. Entertainment Weekly's Shelf Life blog, which first broke news of the project in July, revealed the first volume's publish date, along with preliminary information about the series.
Young Kim will do the art and adaptation for
Twilight: The Graphic Novel. The Korean artist has a background in fine arts and will tackle her first graphic novel with the
Twilight series. According to
EW, she is working side-by-side with Meyer, who is working with the dialogue and reviewing individual panels.
Yen Press will publish Twilight: The Graphic Novel, Vol. 1 in the US on March 16, with a first printing of 350,000 copies. International release dates, if any, are not yet announced.