Rear cover notes: "The fully authorized celebration of the acclaimed TV series. The Emmy Award-winning Northern Exposure is an eccentric view of small-town Alaskan life. The wonderfully quirky characters populating the series run the gamut - from ex-astronaut and gourmet cook Maurice, to sexy philosopher Chris, to feisty bush pilot Maggie, to name just a few. The Northern Exposure Book is the perfect companion to the series. The exclusive book features: - Interviews with the cast and crew, who talk about favorite scenes, how the show was created, and how characters developed; - Synopses of all the episodes [through Season Five]; - Never-before-seen photographs [in color and black & white]; - Anecdotes about life in the fictional town of Cicely; - Behind -the-scenes activities with the stars and producers; - And much more! In The Northern Exposure Book, readers are given a unique view of what it is like to be on the set of one of today's most popular television series."