Pop Culture & Performing Arts

The Essential Fan Guide to The Golden Girls

Everything you need to know about the enduring hit TV comedy The Golden Girls is in the pages of this book.

This is the definitive guide to The Golden Girls. More than thirty years after it first aired, perhaps more than any other TV show, this show's cult fan base continues to grow. It ran for seven seasons (collecting a staggering fifty-eight Emmy nominations and eleven wins along the way) and over the years, this hit comedy about four fierce and sassy roommates in Miami charmed millions of viewers with its incomparable wit. Above all, The Golden Girls celebrated the strength and depth of the friendship between its four iconic characters.

The Essential Fan Guide to The Golden Girls brings you everything you need to know about the enduring hit TV comedy. Inside you'll find: overviews of its seven seasons; top episode guides; behind-the-scenes trivia; cast and writer profiles; guides to stand out guest stars; and plenty of deep dives into the unforgettable aesthetic of costumes and set design. Whether you're a new or old fan, this book will satisfy your craving for all things related to The Golden Girls.

About The Author

Emma Lewis is a freelance writer and all-round funny person from Melbourne, Australia. Emma is a die-hard Golden Girls fan, and identifies as a Dorothy, natch. Emma's previous books include Thank You for Being a Friend, I'll Be There for You, and Will & Grace & Jack & Karen.

Chantel de Sousa is an Australian illustrator and queen of pop culture. Her previous books include Thank You for Being a Friend, I'll Be There for You, Yada Yada Yada, Will & Grace & Jack & Karen and The Beatles A-Z.

  • Publish Date: September 10, 2019
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Category: Performing Arts - Television - Genres - Comedy
  • Publisher: Smith Street Books
  • Trim Size: 7-1/2 x 9
  • Pages: 152
  • US Price: $19.95
  • CDN Price: $26.95
  • ISBN: 978-1-925811-22-3

Author Bookshelf: Emma Lewis

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