Matthew K. Manning
Writer: The Art of AMC's The Walking Dead Universe
Matthew K. Manning is the author of over eighty books and dozens of comic books. He has written books for Scholastic, Disney Press, Abrams, Amazon, Capstone, DK Publishing, Insight Editions, Andrews/McMeel, and Running Press, dividing his time between working on original chapter book series and large coffee table tomes. Many of his books have reached best-seller status on Amazon, including DC Comics: Anatomy of a Metahuman, The DC Comics Encyclopedia, and Batman: A Visual History. In addition, Manning has written comic books for DC, Marvel, IDW, and several other publishers. He is best known for the monthly Marvel Action: Avengers series and Batman/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Adventures, the latter nominated by the Diamond Gem Awards for comic of the year. Manning’s work has received acclaim in Entertainment Weekly, People Magazine, The Los Angeles Times, Publisher’s Weekly, and The Washington Times. He lives in Asheville, North Carolina with his wife Dorothy and his daughters Lillian and Gwendolyn. Follow him online at www.matthewkmanning.com.