After Edward leaves Bella in New Moon, she spends much of her time with Jacob.Though she only considers him a friend, Jacob falls in love with Bella.The Twilight series is primarily narrated from Bella's point of view.In Twilight, Bella moves to her father's home in Forks, Washington, meets the mysterious Cullen family, and falls in love with Edward Cullen.However, she soon discovers that the family is a coven of vampires.
Bella has the ability to shield her mind (from mind reading, attacks, etc.), which she had as a human.Edward knows that he could kill Bella easily, a fact that torments him so much that, in the book New Moon, he decided to leave Forks with his family so they wouldn't be able to hurt her.He returned because he realized he cannot live without her.Edward marries Bella in Breaking Dawn and they have a daughter, Renesmee. In Twilight, Jacob plays the minor role of a forgotten childhood friend of Bella's, and he develops a crush on her.Robert Pattinson plays Edward in the Twilight film series. In an attempt to learn more about Cullens, Bella flirts with Jacob, and he tells her tribe legends about "the cold ones", or vampires.