The Rory Gilmore Book Club: 20 Of The Gilmore Girls Character’s Most Beloved Books
The Portable Dorothy Parker by Dorothy Parker
Rory Gilmore Lesson Number One: Don’t go anywhere without a good book (or two). When Dean and Rory leave the Chilton dance on season one, Dean discovers that Rory brought The Portable Dorothy Parker for a little light reading in case of a literary emergency. Although this Best-Of compilation of Dorothy Parker‘s 1920s wit and wonder is anything but dull, when Dean and Rory stop at Miss Patty’s for an impromptu reading, we learned Rory Gilmore Lesson Number Two: Don’t fall asleep in a barn with your teenage boyfriend (especially without calling your mother).