Looks at how "The Simpsons" is created and the two way interaction of inspiration and influence it has with the real world. This book provides a detailed look at the birth and growth of "The Simpsons", from its creators and writers to its best episodes and hidden jokes. It offers an account of the effect the show has had around the globe.
Chris Turner lives in Toronto and is a freelance journalist. His work has been published by The Independent amongst other in the UK. When his article on the Simpsons generation was published in Shift magazine, Matt Groening found it so interesting he ordered multiple copies to give to his friends and colleagues.
"This is a terrifically energetic book which, like its many layered subject, will reward repeat consumption" Guardian "The world's best TV programme ever" Observer