Born today in 1954, Matt Groening is the creator of the television series The Simpsons and Futurama. Groening's first published works were cartoons called Life is Hell and were about a pair of anthropomorphic rabbits named Akbar and Jeff.
The popularity of Life is Hell led to the creation of The Simpsons. The Simpsons debuted on the Tracey Ullman Show on April 19, 1987.
- Bart Simpson's Guide to Life
- Big Bratty Book of Bart Simpson
- Big Brilliant Book of Bart Simpson
- School is Hell: A Cartoon Book
- The Simpsons: A Complete Guide to Our Favorite Family
- The Simpsons One Step Beyond Forever!: A Complete Guide to Oour Favorite Family -- Continued Yet Again
- Work is Hell: A Cartoon Book