Synopsis: Gilmore Girls is an hour-long American television drama/comedy that has aired since 2000. It is broadcast on The WB network in the United States and in dozens of other markets. Amy Sherman-Palladino created the show and served as its executive producer with husband Daniel Palladino until the end of the sixth season.
Plot Summary: The show follows single mother, Lorelai Victoria Gilmore (Lauren Graham), and her daughter, Lorelai "Rory" Leigh Gilmore (Alexis Bledel), in the fictional town of Stars Hollow, Connecticut, roughly thirty minutes from Hartford. The series explores family, generational divides, and friendship, set in a close-knit small town with many quirky characters.
Gilmore Girls features intricate, extremely fast-paced dialogue, with numerous modern pop culture references, along with many other references to politics and high culture. It also has specific perspectives on social class, represented most regularly by Lorelai's sometimes contentious relationships with her wealthy blue-blooded parents. The show's wit and character-based humor have won it a loyal following of both critics and viewers.
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Tie-in Novels for Gilmore Girls
- I Do, Don't I? by Catherine Clark
- I Love You, You Idiot by Cathy East Dubowski
- Like Mother, Like Daughter by Catherine Clark
- Other Side of Summer by Amy Sherman-Palladino