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Matt Groening - Author

About the Author

Matt Groening is the Oregon-born genius who dreamed up ‘The Simpsons’ in ten minutes flat. He now takes a leisurely six months over each episode.

Featured books by Matt Groening

C. Montgomery Burns' Handbook of World Domination

C. Montgomery Burns' Handbook of World Domination

Author: Matt Groening Format: Hardback Release Date: 06/11/2014

PART OF THE VAULT OF SIMPSONOLOGY SERIES - ESSENTIAL READING FOR ALL SIMPSONS FANS. Does power corrupt? Absolutely! Does the hunger and lust for absolute power course through your icy blue veins? Do you feel the need to rule the world with an iron fist? To subjugate the masses with a whimsical snap of your fingers? To rise above the insolent and unworthy with your superior intelligence and unlimited supply of cold hard cash? Have you ever wondered if there was a simple step-by-step guide for following your impulses and instincts toward world domination? You've come to the right place. Here is the opportunity of a lifetime-the chance to turn your sociopathic needs into bloodthirsty greed! Now you can learn at the feet of the Master of Megalomania ...Charles Montgomery Burns! Don't just stand there, you sniveling slugabed. Purchase this portable periodical posthaste and leave your conscience at the cash register!

Homer Simpson's Little Book of Laziness

Homer Simpson's Little Book of Laziness

Author: Matt Groening Format: Hardback Release Date: 07/11/2013

Few men have the extraordinary ability to get absolutely nothing done like Homer Simpson, the true American Idle. Now you too can develop a flair for the laissez-faire from Springfield's very own Sultan of Sloth. Get the lowdown on the slow down and discover a knack for the slack. Including: The Lazy Hall of Fame Homer's Lazy look at Fashion The Lazy Man's Tool Kit and The Adventures of Sloth Man The perfect Christmas gift for the slob in your life...

Other books by Matt Groening

Bart Simpson - Breaks Out

Bart Simpson - Breaks Out

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/04/2019

Escape brain-numbing boredom with Bart Simpson! Bart and his pals are holding nothing back! First, the sons of The Legitimate Businessman's Social Club (aka the Mafia) take over Springfield Elementary, and they have their sights set on recruiting Bart as their newest member. And when Lisa applies her study habits to the art of pranking, she gives Bart a healthy dose of competition for the title of Class Clown. Then, Bartman tangles with an eight-baby-wielding villain named Dr. Octuplets. Also, Martin Prince makes a move up the social ladder, Homer offers Maggie the moon, and Principal Skinner resorts to desperate measures to contain the force that is . . . Bart Simpson!

The Simpsons Comics - Showstopper

The Simpsons Comics - Showstopper

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/02/2019

The show MUST go on . . . and on and on with The Simpsons! The curtain rises on a classic tale of survival as the Simpson family is stranded on a deserted island. Then, with the Nuclear Power Plant set to self-destruct, only one man can save everyone in Springfield and he's got just 25 hours to set things right. It's about to be the longest day of Homer Simpson's life! And when Mr. Burns goes to a spa to be rejuvenated, he comes back a new man-literally! Who is this pretender, and why is he selling off all of Mr. Burns belongings? And where is the real Mr. Burns? Is he alive and well, or did he exit stage left ?

Simpsons Comics - Colossal Compendium 6

Simpsons Comics - Colossal Compendium 6

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/08/2018

Discover the reason why Homer Simpson seems to have a new job every week. Then, power mad powerbroker Mr. Burns makes a power grab with his newest power-propelled product And Marge is back on the beat when she teams up with Chief Wiggum to find out why all the donuts in Springfield have gone missing! Throw in Lisa's bout of synthesia, a McBain matinee, a rapturous event that another comic cornucopia of colossal proportions.

Bart Simpson - Bust Up

Bart Simpson - Bust Up

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 17/04/2018

Is it possible? America's favorite pre-teen becomes the most hated boy in Springfield. But living life on the edge is nothing new to Bart Simpson. See Bart partner up with Ralph Wiggum when he joins the Kid Cops, compete in the brutal (and peanut brittle) world of school fundraising, challenge Nelson Muntz for the affections of the new girl in town, and much more!

Simpsons Comics - Game On!

Simpsons Comics - Game On!

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 20/02/2018

The Simpsons have come to play, and they are breaking all the rules! First, when Mayor Quimby rescinds the order for Daylight Saving Time in Springfield, a loophole in the city charter causes a time zone free-for-all! Then Homer recalls his Happy Days when he had to choose between his high school sweetheart and a lovely young debutante, who also happens to be Mr. Burns' niece. Get your Game On! with the Simpsons!

Simpsons Comics - Explosion 3

Simpsons Comics - Explosion 3

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 14/11/2017

Simpsons Comics - Colossal Compendium 5

Simpsons Comics - Colossal Compendium 5

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/07/2017

Bart Simpson - Suckerpunch

Bart Simpson - Suckerpunch

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/04/2017

Simpsons Comics Knockout

Simpsons Comics Knockout

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/01/2017

Join the Simpsons on an adventure with everybody's favorite moonraking megalomaniac, Hank Scorpio, for a globetrotting adventure around the world and into orbit around the Earth. And when the lovelorn losers of Springfield feel like throwing in the towel on romance, they pick themselves off the mat and get an adrenaline rush by living life to the extreme! These pulse-pounding Simpsons stories and more will have you rolling with the punch lines!

Simpsons Comics Explosion

Simpsons Comics Explosion

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/01/2017

This oversized, 96-page comic is bursting at the reams with laughs galore! There's a new comic convention coming to Springfield, and it's Homer who's going bananas over the chance to meet his favorite, primetime, primate TV star - Christmas Ape! Then Bart pulls a prank on the entire town and discovers that the people he punked can be a lot more forgiving than he ever imagined. Plus even more explosively funny stories about our favourite fictional family!

Simpsons Comics- Colossal Compendium

Simpsons Comics- Colossal Compendium

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/07/2016

Bart Simpson Master of Disaster

Bart Simpson Master of Disaster

Author: Matt Groening Format: Book Release Date: 15/04/2016

Simpsons Comics - Chaos

Simpsons Comics - Chaos

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/03/2016

Pandemonium breaks loose in Springfield when one cellphone call causes a commotion of cosmic proportions. Then, it's a hard knock life for Bart when a prank lands him in the Springfield Orphanage, where he is subjected to gruel and unusual punishment by Mr. Burns. Adding to the confusion, Homer decides to get a tattoo to prove his love to Marge and Krusty quits show biz to work at of all places...the Springfield Nuclear Power Plant!

Simpsons Comics - Explosion

Simpsons Comics - Explosion

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/01/2016

The Simpsons Annual

The Simpsons Annual

Author: Matt Groening Format: Hardback Release Date: 08/09/2015

Simpsons Comics - Colossal Compendium

Simpsons Comics - Colossal Compendium

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/07/2015