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Publisher Comments:

Its Gossip Girl for Connecticuts Gold Coast.” –Publishers Weekly

When jealousies run rampant and dark secrets are uncovered, the sisters realize that there is a dark side to paradise in this breathless romance perfect for fans of ABC's REVENGE.

Alice and Charlie havent stopped fighting since they arrived in Serenity Point two weeks ago. Those two weeks changed their lives. And Serenity Point has changed them.

 

Charlie has a new group of friends and a new life. Jude and Cybill are beautiful, exciting, and dangerously seductive. And though Sasha is proving to be a friend and confidante to Alice, Alice cant get away from the people, places, and events that mire her in the past. 

 

Alice loves Tommy, but the memory of Camilla, dead and gone, is driving a wedge between them. And Alices ex-boyfriend Patrick wont give up on her, no matter what she says to keep him away. Jude is slowly giving up his bad boy ways for Charlie—but Cybill continues to come between them. And then Nick arrives: Dr. Van Strattens former intern seems to know things about last summer— things that Jude and Tommy would rather not be revealed. Alice is determined to find out what. 

 

While the sisters grapple with the terrible truth about their family, the one-year memorial of Camillas death looms. The tension mounts and sparks fly as bright as July Fourth fireworks. Alice and Charlie are desperate to find out the truth that everyone seems to be hiding.

 

Is Camilla their enemy and rival—even six feet under? Or is she their sister, whose memory they have to protect? And what really happened to her that night on the bridge? In a town built on secrets and lies, can the truth stay buried for long? 

Review:

"Though anyone hoping for character depth or emotional truth should look elsewhere, readers who have always wished Danielle Steel and Judith Krantz would write about teenagers are in for a superficial, nasty, guilty pleasure. The book has the effect of gossip itself — once you enter it's hard to extract yourself; teens will devour this whole." Publishers Weekly

Review:

"There isn't much depth to the novel's cast. Then again, beautiful people are pretty shallow to begin with. Author Cecily von Ziegesar colors her characters with lots of pretty clothes from big-name designers, making this tale sort of like a fashion magazine without the pictures....The vindictive nature and scandal give the novel a Melrose Place feel with characters you'll love to hate....Gossip Girl is the perfect vacation book. Pack it in your beach bag and go. The dirty deeds of these naughty rich kids make for great weekend reading." TheBookhaven.net

Synopsis:

A hot new novel that explores the scandalous and sophisticated lives of youngwomen at an elite private high school.

Synopsis:

Its Gossip Girl for Connecticuts Gold Coast.” –Publishers Weekly

When jealousies run rampant and dark secrets are uncovered, the sisters realize that there is a dark side to paradise in this breathless romance perfect for fans of ABC's REVENGE.

Alice and Charlie havent stopped fighting since they arrived in Serenity Point two weeks ago. Those two weeks changed their lives. And Serenity Point has changed them.

 

Charlie has a new group of friends and a new life. Jude and Cybill are beautiful, exciting, and dangerously seductive. And though Sasha is proving to be a friend and confidante to Alice, Alice cant get away from the people, places, and events that mire her in the past. 

 

Alice loves Tommy, but the memory of Camilla, dead and gone, is driving a wedge between them. And Alices ex-boyfriend Patrick wont give up on her, no matter what she says to keep him away. Jude is slowly giving up his bad boy ways for Charlie—but Cybill continues to come between them. And then Nick arrives: Dr. Van Strattens former intern seems to know things about last summer— things that Jude and Tommy would rather not be revealed. Alice is determined to find out what. 

 

While the sisters grapple with the terrible truth about their family, the one-year memorial of Camillas death looms. The tension mounts and sparks fly as bright as July Fourth fireworks. Alice and Charlie are desperate to find out the truth that everyone seems to be hiding.

 

Is Camilla their enemy and rival—even six feet under? Or is she their sister, whose memory they have to protect? And what really happened to her that night on the bridge? In a town built on secrets and lies, can the truth stay buried for long? 

Synopsis:

Welcome to New York City's Upper East Side, where my friends and I live, go to school, play, and sleep--sometimes with each other.

S is back from boarding school, and if we aren't careful, she's going to win over our teachers, wear that dress we couldn't fit into, steal our boyfriends' hearts, and basically ruin our lives in a major way. I'll be watching closely...

You know you love me,

gossip girl

About the Author

Lili Peloquin (www.twitter.com/lilipeloquin) is the author of The Innocents. She grew up in New England, where the first breeze of summer still reminds her of a whispered secret.

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NovelTeas, October 29, 2009 (view all comments by NovelTeas)
Writer Cecily von Ziegesar will be visiting NovelTeas of Shrewsbury, NJ on November 21st to discuss Gossip Girls! Follow us on twitter (Novelteas) or Facebook http://ow.ly/xiPZ to find out more detailed information in the coming weeks!
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gossip girl 13, September 6, 2008 (view all comments by gossip girl 13)
I LOVED this book!! IT was sooooo good right when I finished i went and got the sequel!! The seires is so totally addicting!! I love how she adds a little blog at the most random times in the book! It is so Dope! I hope she keeps writing!!! I love Serena and Nate there relationship is so interesting!! And of course Serena and Blair are full of the best drama!
Love,
Cupcake
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s0cc3r h0n3y 815, February 28, 2007 (view all comments by s0cc3r h0n3y 815)
This book is awsome. i luv tha series, tha author. i am about 2 buy tha 11th book. i think i'll start reading the it girls novels. i recommend these books and a-list books. If u luv this series u will luv it a-list.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780316910330
Subtitle:
A Novel by Cecily von Ziegesar
Author:
Ziegesar, Cecily Von
Author:
Peloquin, Lili
Author:
Ziegesar, Cecily von
Publisher:
Poppy
Location:
Boston
Subject:
General
Subject:
Girls & Women
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Fiction - General
Subject:
Social Situations - Adolescence
Subject:
Schools
Subject:
Teenagers
Subject:
High schools
Subject:
Young women
Subject:
High school students
Subject:
New York
Subject:
Gossip
Subject:
Social Issues - Adolescence
Subject:
New york (n.y.)
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-Adolescence
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Subject:
Family - Marriage & Divorce
Subject:
Situations / Adolescence
Subject:
High school students; Gossip; Wealthy lifestyles; Female friendship; Parties; Jealousy; School; Rivalry; Relationships; Popularity; Peer pressure; Teenagers; Romantic dilemmas
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Hardback
Series:
Gossip Girl
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
20020401
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 10 up to 17
Language:
English
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
8.03x5.35x.62 in. .45 lbs.
Age Level:
12-17

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Product details 224 pages Little Brown and Company - English 9780316910330 Reviews:
"Review" by , "Though anyone hoping for character depth or emotional truth should look elsewhere, readers who have always wished Danielle Steel and Judith Krantz would write about teenagers are in for a superficial, nasty, guilty pleasure. The book has the effect of gossip itself — once you enter it's hard to extract yourself; teens will devour this whole."
"Review" by , "There isn't much depth to the novel's cast. Then again, beautiful people are pretty shallow to begin with. Author Cecily von Ziegesar colors her characters with lots of pretty clothes from big-name designers, making this tale sort of like a fashion magazine without the pictures....The vindictive nature and scandal give the novel a Melrose Place feel with characters you'll love to hate....Gossip Girl is the perfect vacation book. Pack it in your beach bag and go. The dirty deeds of these naughty rich kids make for great weekend reading."
"Synopsis" by , A hot new novel that explores the scandalous and sophisticated lives of youngwomen at an elite private high school.
"Synopsis" by ,
Its Gossip Girl for Connecticuts Gold Coast.” –Publishers Weekly

When jealousies run rampant and dark secrets are uncovered, the sisters realize that there is a dark side to paradise in this breathless romance perfect for fans of ABC's REVENGE.

Alice and Charlie havent stopped fighting since they arrived in Serenity Point two weeks ago. Those two weeks changed their lives. And Serenity Point has changed them.

 

Charlie has a new group of friends and a new life. Jude and Cybill are beautiful, exciting, and dangerously seductive. And though Sasha is proving to be a friend and confidante to Alice, Alice cant get away from the people, places, and events that mire her in the past. 

 

Alice loves Tommy, but the memory of Camilla, dead and gone, is driving a wedge between them. And Alices ex-boyfriend Patrick wont give up on her, no matter what she says to keep him away. Jude is slowly giving up his bad boy ways for Charlie—but Cybill continues to come between them. And then Nick arrives: Dr. Van Strattens former intern seems to know things about last summer— things that Jude and Tommy would rather not be revealed. Alice is determined to find out what. 

 

While the sisters grapple with the terrible truth about their family, the one-year memorial of Camillas death looms. The tension mounts and sparks fly as bright as July Fourth fireworks. Alice and Charlie are desperate to find out the truth that everyone seems to be hiding.

 

Is Camilla their enemy and rival—even six feet under? Or is she their sister, whose memory they have to protect? And what really happened to her that night on the bridge? In a town built on secrets and lies, can the truth stay buried for long? 

"Synopsis" by , Welcome to New York City's Upper East Side, where my friends and I live, go to school, play, and sleep--sometimes with each other.

S is back from boarding school, and if we aren't careful, she's going to win over our teachers, wear that dress we couldn't fit into, steal our boyfriends' hearts, and basically ruin our lives in a major way. I'll be watching closely...

You know you love me,

gossip girl

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