Books by Evan Handler

Released: May 1, 2008

"Painfully honest and self-deprecating to the point of discomfort."
Best known for his work in Sex and the City and The West Wing, full-time character actor and part-time author Handler follows up his gripping memoir about surviving cancer (Time on Fire, 1996) with a collection of autobiographical essays. Read full book review >
TIME ON FIRE by Evan Handler
Released: Jan. 1, 1996

"Painfully funny, remarkably open and life-affirming, Handler's account is as valuable as Norman Cousins's Anatomy of an Illness and as wonderfully literate as Anatole Broyard's Intoxicated by My Illness."
Brutally frank and blisteringly angry, Handler's story, adapted from his off-Broadway show, is also the funniest, most enjoyable account of a battle with cancer you'll ever read. Read full book review >