Teen vampire fiction Twilight has become an international phenomenon.
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Young readers in the twilight zone

TEENAGE vampires have sucked the attention of Ipswich's young readers with the Twilight series the most popular library books for young people in 2008.

Ipswich City Council Tourism and Libraries Committee chairman David Pahlke said it was clear there were lots of young book lovers in the city.

“A good book can transport the reader to all sorts of places they have never been or might never experience,” Cr Pahlke said.

“Books, reading and libraries are wonderful things and council is keen to encourage every member of the Ipswich community to embrace them.”



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