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Annabelle Gurwitch's Books

I See You Made an Effort
Mar.26.2014
Actress and humorist Annabelle Gurwitch returns with I See You Made an Effort, a book of essays so wickedly funny it may make you forget your last birthday. Not one to shy away from the grisly realities of middle age, the “slyly subversive” (O: The Oprah Magazine) Gurwitch confronts the various indignities faced by femmes d’un certain âge with candor, wit, and a healthy dose...
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Feb.08.2011
In this hilarious and ultimately moving memoir, comedians and real-life married couple Annabelle Gurwitch and Jeff Kahn prove that in marriage, all you need is love - and a healthy dose of complaining, codependence, and pinot noir. After thirteen years of being married, Annabelle and Jeff have found "We're just not that into us". Instead of giving up, they've held...
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Mar.30.2007
If you spend time at all in the work place you're going to get laid off, downsized, let go, out-sources, axed, terminated, cancelled, canned, dismissed...FIRED! Odds are you might even get...FIRED AGAIN! Annabelle Gurwitch's hugely popular book Fired: Tales of the Canned, Canceled, Downsized and Dismissed has led to the production of a movie that hit screens in this February in...
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Jan.02.2007
When actress Annabelle Gurwitch was fired from a play by Woody Allen she wondered how she would cope with being fired by a cultural icon.  Turning to friends in show business she was assured she was not alone. Once the subject had been broached, everyone she knew from her rabbi and gynecologists to her colleagues had advice and  their own accounts of getting the boot to offer. This...