Mom Returns Gossip Girl Books To Library After 2 Years

Tina Harden had issues with the content of the novels and says she "achieved" "a certain amount of good" in holding the books as "a statement." She hasn't paid the $85 in fines she owes, however. [UPI, Earlier] » 5/10/10 10:40am 5/10/10 10:40am

Mom Refuses To Return Racy Gossip Girl Books To Library

Tina Harden saw references to weed and sex and decided the books were "filled with everything I don't want my [then 13-year-old] daughter to do or be." So… Do all 5th graders become pickpockets after reading Oliver Twist? [Orlando Sentinel] » 5/07/10 1:20pm 5/07/10 1:20pm

Read It & Weep

In a recent interview » 10/17/08 9:20am 10/17/08 9:20am, Cecily von Ziegesar, author of the books, says she, of course, watches the TV show, produced by creator Josh Schwartz: "I knew about [], and that made me more worried that Nate's going to be a lifeguard, and it's going to be totally cheesy," she says. "But the costumes are so great. It's such…

Gossip Girls Say: "If It's True, It's Not Gossip"

Are you loving the new Gossip Girls show on the CW? We are! And last night, we trekked up to a Barnes & Noble on Manhattan's Upper West Side for a reading by Cecily von Ziegesar, the creator of the series of books on which the television show is based. The event was a promotion of the just-released Gossip Girls » 10/03/07 11:30am 10/03/07 11:30am