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Cathy Guisewite

Cathy Guisewite is the creator of the "Cathy" comic strip, which ran in nearly 1,400 newspapers for thirty-four years. The strip earned Guisewite the National Cartoonist Society Reuben Award in 1992, an Emmy Award for Outstanding Animated Program for the TV special "Cathy" in 1987, and the high honor of having her work displayed on the fronts of refrigerators across the land. "Fifty Things That Aren't My Fault: Essays from the Grown-up Years" is her first book of essays. Cathy lives in California with her handsome and charming dog, Leo.