WorldCat Identities

Guisewite, Cathy

Overview
Works: 108 works in 162 publications in 1 language and 5,888 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Humor  Caricatures and cartoons  Comics (Graphic works)  Documentary films  Cookbooks  Comic books, strips, etc  Interviews  History  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN6728.C37, 741.5973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cathy Guisewite
Dancing through life in a pair of broken heels : extremely short stories for the totally stressed by Mickey Guisewite( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of essays on modern life, illustrated with "Cathy" cartoons
A hand to hold, an opinion to reject : a Cathy collection by Cathy Guisewite( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cathy makes us laugh at the truth and at ourselves." --Working Woman Magazine
My granddaughter has fleas!! : a Cathy collection by Cathy Guisewite( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cathy chronicles the demands of a "thirty-something" career woman responding to the modern complexities of everyday life. A broad audience will relate to the hassles of relationships and career challenges in which Cathy finds solutions. Emmy Award for Best Animated Special
Reflections : fifteenth anniversary : a Cathy collection by Cathy Guisewite( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fifteen-year retrospective of the "Cathy" cartoon strip, from 1976 through 1991
Why do the right words always come out of the wrong mouth? : a Cathy collection by Cathy Guisewite( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this all-new collection of Cathy cartoons, Guisewite follows the day-to-day travails of a single, thirtyish career woman who never meets Mr. Right, has run-ins with her boss, overeats, overshops and can only balance her checkbook by changing banks
$14 in the bank and a $200 face in my purse : a Cathy collection by Cathy Guisewite( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the continuing crises in Cathy's life, as well as the misadventures of Baby Zenith, Andrea's daughter; Electra, the puppy; Mr. Pinkley, the boss; and her friend Charlene
Cathy twentieth anniversary collection by Cathy Guisewite( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wake me up when I'm a size 5 : a Cathy collection by Cathy Guisewite( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The child within has been awakened, but the old lady on the outside just collapsed : a Cathy collection by Cathy Guisewite( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cathy Guisewite says she draws herself--but millions personally relate to her ability to juggle life's challenges with style and wit. Every woman beseiged by the colliding demands of bosses, boyfriends (or their lack), and a mother who longingly brandishes a copy of Brides magazine can--and will--buy in
Thin thighs in thirty years : a Cathy collection by Cathy Guisewite( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Another Saturday night of wild and reckless abandon : a Cathy collection by Cathy Guisewite( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love by Cathy Guisewite( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The culmination of a 25-year study of relationships played through the Cathy comic strip."
Revelations from a 45-pound purse : a Cathy collection by Cathy Guisewite( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excerpts from comic strip Cathy
Only love can break a heart, but a shoe sale can come close : a Cathy collection by Cathy Guisewite( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spokeswoman for a generation, Cathy's newest collection promises another batch of giggles and "ouches" for her millions of adoring fans. Cathy has become the symbol for today's single career women and continues to appear in more and more papers daily--1,100 worldwide
Girl food : Cathy's cookbook for the well-balanced woman by Cathy Guisewite( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here in one book, each woman will find a voice; each woman will find a recipe. Cathy's fights with food are legendary. She battles the bag of chips, the last piece of cake, the chocolate that calls her name. Now, in this delightful cookbook, the creative cartoon figure finally puts her fondness for food to work for the benefit of all womankind. It's all about Girl Food!Co-authored by cartoonist Cathy Guisewite and food writer Barbara Albright, Girl Food dishes up recipes in ways women really think about eating. Five categories--from Romance Food to Swimsuit Food to Consolation Food--contain taste-tempting recipes for all occasions. Whether the reader's trying to woo or she's ruing the day she ever met him, Girl Food serves up just the right kind of nourishment, with a dash of Cathy's special humor. Consider these tasty morsels:* & quot;He Actually Believed Me When I Said I Could Cook & quot; Seduction Steak With Portobello Mushrooms* & quot;Why Did I Volunteer To Bring Something & quot; Party Pasta Salad* & quot;The Proposal Is Due; I Lost The File; I'm Staying Home & quot; Chicken SoupAll of Girl Food's eighty recipes were developed by Albright, a registered dietitian, former editor-in-chief of Chocolatier Magazine, and author of numerous best-selling books on baking. Cathy--who personally tested every recipe--appears throughout the book, giving bonafide fans a chance to cook and commiserate with one of their favorite food friends
Shoes : chocolate for the feet : a Cathy collection by Cathy Guisewite( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of caroons featuring the comic heroine, Cathy
The wedding of Cathy and Irving : a Cathy collection by Cathy Guisewite( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of previously published comic strips
Confessions to my mother by Cathy Guisewite( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For years, Cathy and her mother have been working out their relationship on the comic pages in such an honest, relatable, humor-filled way that thousands of mothers and daughters have written to say the comic strip is the single thing that has helped them keep speaking to each other over the years. In Confessions to My Mother, Cathy helps daughters speak to their mothers in an even more poignant way--with page after page of everything from embarrassing truths ... & quot;The last time you came to visit I spent a whole day hiding things before you got here. & quot;to belated admissions ... I'm sorry for the 10 to 15 years I spent grunting at you. & quot;to personal revelations ... The inside of my bathroom cabinet looks exactly as bad as the inside of your bathroom cabinet. & quot;and heartfelt sentiments.. & quot;When I make your chicken soup, it doesn't taste like your chicken soup. & quot; & quot;The thing I am the most sure of in my life is that you love me. & quot; & quot;Because of you, I can't throw out a cardboard box. & quot;According to creator Cathy Guisewite, Confessions to My Mother is & quot;all the deep, insightful, meaningful things I want to say to Mom, but never actually say because I'm too busy acting like a five-year-old when I'm with her. & quot
I am woman, hear me snore : a Cathy collection by Cathy Guisewite( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cathy has been woman's best friend in matters of love, food, and shopping, although maybe not always in that order! Here is a collection for the frazzled modern woman who is forever plagued by the innate love of chocolate, and who is constantly in search of at least a semi-decent romance in the midst of career demands and parents who always have advice
I'd scream except I look so fabulous : a Cathy collection by Cathy Guisewite( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By now, we're all familiar with Cathy's battles among the four basic guilt groups-food, Mom, love, and career. Women can identify with Cathy Guisewite's hilarious portrayal of the universal struggles of modern femininity. A confirmed chocoholic, Cathy often consoles herself with one more trip to the fridge, then pays for it with frightening excursions in department store dressing rooms. Mom pushes Cathy to find the man who will give her grandchildren. As for her career, Cathy struggles to be a superstar, even though her desk looks like a disaster area. In fact, Cathy's all-too-recognizable life is what endears her to devoted readers. Her countless fans look on their cartoon heroine as a best friend, someone who really knows the trials and tribulations of the working single woman. From Internet dating to Christmas catalog fiascoes, from winter-flu one-upmanship at the office to kitchen technique discussions with Mom, Cathy puts her finger on the kinds of situations that women face in their real lives on a daily basis. In this Cathy collection, I'd Scream Except I Look So Fabulous, our favorite cartoon character once again shows why her popularity soars. Who can't relate to the discomfort fashion sometimes dictates in order to be trendy
 
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My granddaughter has fleas!! : a Cathy collection
Alternative Names
Cathy Guisewite Amerikaans cartooniste

Cathy Guisewite Cartoonist

Cathy Guisewite US-amerikanische Comiczeichnerin

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Languages
English (58)

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Reflections : fifteenth anniversary : a Cathy collectionWhy do the right words always come out of the wrong mouth? : a Cathy collectionCathy twentieth anniversary collectionWake me up when I'm a size 5 : a Cathy collectionThe child within has been awakened, but the old lady on the outside just collapsed : a Cathy collectionThin thighs in thirty years : a Cathy collectionAnother Saturday night of wild and reckless abandon : a Cathy collectionLove