Posts tagged "cecily von ziegesar"

We Have Entered The Golden Age Of “Gossip Girl”

Last night, during the season four finale of "Gossip Girl," Cecily von Ziegesar, the author of the books the show is based on, made a surprise appearance—Headmistress Queller introduced her to Serena van deer Woodsen as they brushed past each other at an alumni benefit. I believe this was the perfect time for Cecily…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / May 17, 2011

Book Critic Says Pink Covers “Candy Coat” Books For Women And Girls

I have a favorite independent bookstore near my office. There are tables full of new fiction and non-fiction, shelves filled with New York Times bestsellers, and one particular bookshelf full of pastel pink and purple books. These pink and purple books, of course, are in the "chick lit" section. Even without searching for…
By: Jessica Wakeman / July 28, 2010

“Gossip Girl” Author To Pen Adult Novels

Gossip Girl author Cecily von Ziegesar reminded us of how petty and jealous high schoolers can be. Now, she's tackling college campus life in a series of adult novels, but she's not taking Blair Waldorf or any other familiar character back to school, despite what some have written. Von Ziegesar has created a…
By: Annika Harris / June 11, 2009

Gossip Girl Author Expanding Into Adult Territory

Cecily von Ziegesar, the author behind the Gossip Girl series of books, is working on a new series for adults, to be published by Hyperion. The first book, about a group of young adults who meet freshman year of college, is called Cum Laude. She makes Latin sound dirty. [NYMag.com]…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 6, 2008