History[ edit ] The novel that started the series, Gossip Girl, was published in paperback format in April
Gossip Girl season 1 Following a mysterious disappearance, Serena Van der Woodsen suddenly returns to the Upper East Side from boarding school to visit her suicidal brother, Eric.
Shock spreads across the Upper East Side as the first sightings of her spread across the Gossip Girl website. Blair Waldorf soon discovers Serena had slept with her boyfriend, Nate Archibald, the night of her disappearance.
Nate and Blair try to salvage their relationship, driving Blair to lose her virginity to Nate's best friend, Chuck Bass. Vanessa Abrams, Dan's best friend, returns. It is revealed that Dan had confessed his love for Vanessa in the past, but the two move beyond this as friends.
The two decide to see other people in light of their children's romance. Blair and Nate eventually break up, after finally Gossip girl series on the sex, despite her affair with Chuck. Nate discovers the affair, causing a rift with Chuck.
Throughout the season, Chuck tries to seduce Blair and the two somewhat come to terms with their feelings for each other. Georgina Sparks, past friend of Serena, returns and causes havoc, including outing Eric Van der Woodsen as gay.
Georgina's return reminds Serena of the real reason she left the Upper East Side. Problems erupt between Dan and Serena, as Serena tries to hide her secret from him.
Georgina pretends to be a woman named Sarah from Portland and befriends Dan and Vanessa. It is revealed that Serena left the Upper East Side because she was involved in a drug-related death and felt responsible for the situation. However, the incident is resolved with Serena being absolved of her guilt and Georgina leaves.
Dan and Serena decide to end their relationship. Meanwhile, Lily accepts a marriage proposal from Bart Bass, despite her feelings for Rufus, and the season ends with a Bass wedding and Blair waiting for Chuck at the airport. Gossip Girl season 2 The second season mainly explores the senior year of the characters with the premiere at the Hamptons and primarily focused on the relationship between Blair and Chuck, who were labeled "the heart of GG" by People magazine.
The first half of the season deals with Serena's growing prominence as a socialite, which draws the attention of Blair as their friendship is tested when the character of Poppy Lifton Tamara Feldman arrives, a socialite who inadvertently drives a wedge between Serena and Blair after inspiring Serena to take her place in the spotlight during the early episodes of the season.
Serena and Dan get back together for a brief period of time and eventually break up due to complications. Jenny reignites her rebellious nature by pursuing a career as a fashion designer, thereby challenging Rufus' skills as a parent while Dan's friendship with Nate and relationship with Serena slowly transforms him from a social outcast to an insider.
The show finished its first half during the first week of December, with the shocking death of Bart Bass. The second half of the season reveals the impact of Bart's death, causing a significant change of character direction for Chuck that subsequently leads to the growth of Rufus and Lily's relationship, the revelation of the two having a son together, and contributing to the decline of Dan and Serena's relationship.
John Shea reprised his role as Harold Waldorf during a Thanksgiving episode and becomes entangled in Blair's striving ambition of attending Yale. Desmond Harrington entered the series as Chuck's manipulative uncle, Jack Bass. She continues to run her blog, but she keeps the ultimate information for herself, sending it in the final episode as the last blast, where Serena decides to find out who "Gossip Girl" really is, but ultimately fails.
The season finale ended with a well-received kiss between Blair and Chuck. The first couple of episodes feature part of the summer vacation, respectively the week before the start of University classes and school.
The role of "Gossip Girl" is slightly decreased throughout the season. Parent groups urged The CW not to air the episode as it contained a threesome. The preview for the episode revolved around an "OM3" theme. CW ignored these requests and announced that it was going to air the episode as planned.
She spends a good part of the season alienating herself from Eric, her former best friend, and chasing after Nate, who has his heart set on Serena. At the end of the season, due to her one night stand with Chuck Bass, and new drug dealing habit, Jenny's father and Lily send her to Hudson, New Yorkto live with her mother.
Other story lines include: Blair and Chuck's attempt and ultimate failure at having a successful relationship; Dan and Vanessa moving from friends to something more; and Serena's attempts to find herself through a new job and brief love affairs with Carter, Nate's married cousin Tripp, and eventually Nate himself.
The season ends dramatically with Chuck getting robbed and shot.Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store.
The series follows the lives of the young, wealthy, and social elite residing in the Upper East Side of Manhattan, and is narrated by an unseen and seemingly omniscient character, "Gossip Girl", whose blog is widely read among the characters.
Based on the best-selling series of young-adult novels by Cecily von Ziegesar, Gossip Girl, from "The O.C." creator Josh Schwartz, is told through the eyes of an all-knowing blogger who is determined to uncover and fuel every scandal possible -- including the intense rivalry between two girls, Serena and Blair -- via her constant, avidly read text messages.
Gossip Girl - Season 3 The Upper East Side's teenagers return from their summer vacation and are no longer teenagers since they start their first college year. But there's are still shifting friendships, on-off relationships, jealousies and turmoil in this wealthy and complex world.
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