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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

Simpsons Comics Supernova

Simpsons Comics Supernova

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/04/2021

Join TV's most beloved family as they illuminate the relationship between man and sofa! Ride the shockwaves as Mr. Burns takes the them to the South Seas in search of lost treasure! Watch Marge eclipse the hard-nosed newscaster Kent Brockman with her optimistic worldview! And when Duffman trades in his six-packs , only one man can belly up to the bar and fill the void...Homer!

Simpsons Comics - Chaos

Simpsons Comics - Chaos

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/04/2021

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 - Colossal Compendium

Simpsons Comics - Colossal Compendium

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/04/2021

Simpsons - Comics Clubhouse

Simpsons - Comics Clubhouse

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/04/2021

Simpsons Comics Presents Beach Blanket Bongo

Simpsons Comics Presents Beach Blanket Bongo

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/04/2021

The Simpsons, the world's favourite dysfunctional family unit, return for more satirical suburban shenanigans! Mythological misgivings abound as the Simpsons family head back to ancient Greece for a clash of the titans in Greek for Me ; Bart and Lisa meet a nemesis more maniacal than Sideshow Bob in the Simpson/Sideshow Sibling Smackdown ; Marge cooks up something monstrous in Recipe for Disaster ; there's armageddon in Springfield in 'Homer's Run'; and who will be crowned king in Day of the Nerd ? Featuring many more hilarious stories, and all the classic Simpsons characters you've grown to love, these latest exploits from Springfield will have you rolling in the aisles!

Simpsons Comics Madness

Simpsons Comics Madness

Author: Matt Groening, etc. Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/04/2021

More stories of mayhem from the world's favourite dysfunctional family - the Simpsons! In Journey to the Cellar of the Kwik-E-Mart , it's backwards fun as we discover just how Homer's car went off a cliff...Lisa gets a job as substitute teacher in The Primt of Miss Lisa Simpson ...Santa's Little Helper takes centre stage for the all-action Hamburger's Little Helper ...and Bart joins up with Sideshow Bob for Angels with Yellow Faces ! Plus, The Rise and Fall of Bartholomew J. Simpson looks back on Bart's long and remarkable career, and in Tic Tac D'oh! Homer enters a seemingly innocent game show...but ends up on a mad dash through the deadly Castle Burnsimoto !

The Simpsons Simpsons Comics Big Bonanza

The Simpsons Simpsons Comics Big Bonanza

Author: Matt Groening, etc. Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/04/2021

From the BBC and Sky TV sensation The Simpsons, comes another feast of gut-busting belly laughs. Get ready to bumble with Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie as we indulge in a spot of all-in wrestling, kneel before King Krusty, unleash the Smithers clones and discover Radioactive Man is really...Homer Simpson?! Four typical tales of excess, excuses and expansion, guaranteed to exhaust, excite and exhilarate in suitably large measures.

Simpsons Comics - Explosion

Simpsons Comics - Explosion

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/04/2021

Simpsons Comics Presents the Big Brilliant Book of Bart

Simpsons Comics Presents the Big Brilliant Book of Bart

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/04/2021

He's yellow - but he sure ain't mellow! Everyone's favourite antisocial prankster, Bart Simpson, returns in another collection of hilarious, brain-bending adventures!Bart causes comic convention chaos in 'Comics Fan No More!', sees forbidden flicks in 'Box Office Bingo', takes a trip in 'Cross Country Clown', becomes an eco-warrior in 'Bart Gets Stumped!', dodges bathing in 'Stink and Stinkability!', takes to the skies in 'Hot Air Buffoon!', and chows down for prizes in 'No Purchase Necessary'. All this, plus 'Mayor Maggie', 'Lisa, the Vampire Croaker', and Milhouse!Written and drawn by a host of comics' top talents, this latest collection of Bart's madcap and occasionally malevolent mishaps will leave you manic with mirth!

Simpsons Comics Simps-o-rama

Simpsons Comics Simps-o-rama

Author: Matt Groening, etc. Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/04/2021

Another collection of comic 'depravity' from Springfield's favourite family, The Simpsons. Is the Simpsons' neighbour, Ned Flanders, a clone? Will the Simpsons' survival techniques come up to scratch? Is Bart being exploited? Has Homer been bequeathed a brewery? If you're looking for answers, buy another book!

The Simpsons Comics on Parade

The Simpsons Comics on Parade

Author: Matt Groening, etc. Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/04/2021

From the BBC and Sky TV sensation, The Simpsons, four all-new, waist-expanding and cholesterol-packed slices of feckless family life, liberally topped with extra suburban swipes. Join Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie as the very fabric of society is picked full of holes and then thoroughly stitched up. In Send in the Clowns , Springfield is under siege, as the Presidential campaign sweeps into town on a cloud of gaseous hot air. Plus, Marge becomes a TV celebrity in Marge Attacks! , Bart and Lisa discover a need for speed in Get Off The Bus , and the unthinkable - not to mention downright unlikely - happens in They Fixed Homer's Brain! .

Simpsons Comics Meltdown

Simpsons Comics Meltdown

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/04/2021

Simpsons Comics Featuring Bartman

Simpsons Comics Featuring Bartman

Author: Matt Groening, etc. Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/04/2021

From the BBC and Sky TV sensation, the Simpsons, comes an all-new, all-warped, superhero for the '90s - Bartman! It's so long Superman , bye, bye Batman and Daredevil - D'oh! , as Bart Simpson takes to the roofs of Springfield to fight crime, champion the weak, and wear a cool purple mask and cape.

Simpsons Comics - Colossal Compendium

Simpsons Comics - Colossal Compendium

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/04/2021

From volume one: Everyone's favourite dysfunctional family is back in a brand new themed collection of wild and hilarious adventures, including all-new stories featuring some of the cast's fan favourite characters Maggie, Ralph Wiggum, L'il Homer, Radioactive Man and many more! It also features a unique collectable paper craft replica of Moe's Tavern!

Bart Simpson Class Clown

Bart Simpson Class Clown

Author: Matt Groening Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/04/2021

He's yellow - but he sure ain't mellow! Everyone's favourite antisocial prankster, Bart Simpson, returns in another collection of hilarious, brain-bending adventures! Bart unleashes a car-eating, fire-throwing dinosaur truck in the streets of Springfield in The return of Truckasaurus , drinks an aging potion in One Flew over the Retirement castle and saves the world in The Ten-Inator .

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!