To discuss his work in The rover—and his career more generally—Pattinson recently sat down with The Daily Beast in Los Angeles.
This happened to be the same day that another division of NASA landed a rover, dubbed Curiosity, on Mars.
The rover had previously discovered definitive evidence of running water in the relatively recent past.
His latest book is Blood's A rover, the final volume of his Underworld U.S.A. trilogy, published on Sept. 22 by Knopf.
How was making The rover different than making the Twilight movies?
“We may fight them if they oppose us, and conquer them as we did the rover,” cried Hugh.
So he did; and what is more, gave it to me, and rover into the bargain.
But once when Hepzebiah fell in the pond after her doll, rover swam in and caught her dress in his mouth and brought her to shore.
This was no night rover, a fool over wine and women, a spendthrift.
From the deck the captain made his way below, followed by Mr. rover, who was anxious to learn the extent of the injuries.
late 14c., "sea-robber, pirate," from Middle Dutch rover "robber, predator, plunderer," especially in zeerovere "pirate," literally "sea-robber," from roven "to rob," from Middle Dutch roof "spoil, plunder," related to Old English reaf "spoil, plunder," reafian "to reave" (see reave (v.)). Meaning "remote-controlled surface vehicle" is from 1970.