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Manning, Matthew K.

Overview
Works: 79 works in 216 publications in 4 languages and 13,472 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Encyclopedias  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Science fiction  Comics (Graphic works)  Graphic novels  Reference works  Detective and mystery fiction  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Creator, Editor
Classifications: PN6725, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Matthew K Manning
Publications by Matthew K Manning
Most widely held works by Matthew K Manning
Superman : an origin story by Matthew K Manning( Book )
7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 631 libraries worldwide
An alien orphan from the planet Krypton crash lands on Earth, and is adopted by a human couple--one day he will become Superman, defender of the people of Earth
Little green men by Matthew K Manning( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 565 libraries worldwide
Taking a rare day off from the Daily Planet newspaper, Clark Kent relaxes with his new sci-fi novel, Little Green Men. Then suddenly, the mild-mannered reporter hears a scream! Unable to ignore his other job as Superman the world's greatest hero, he soars toward the cry for help, rescuing a construction worker from a near fatal fall. The interruptions, however, don't stop there, and the Man of Steel's lazy day quickly becomes stranger than fiction
Green Lantern : an origin story by Matthew K Manning( Book )
6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 555 libraries worldwide
Hal Jordan is a daring test pilot until one day a dying alien gives him a ring of power that changes him into a member of the Green Lanterns, defenders of the Galaxy
Two-Face's double take by Matthew K Manning( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 549 libraries worldwide
At a charity ball, Bruce Wayne notices a strange coincidence--all of the waiters are twins. Then suddenly, the terrible Two-Face crashes the festivities! He has partnered with another super-villain to rob every bank in Gotham, but first this crazy criminal wants to take down the city's top moneymaker. Before Bruce can change into his secret identity, Batman, Two-Face captures the billionaire and leads him toward the factory that birthed his criminal alter ego. Without help from his own partners, the Dark Knight could be in double trouble
Greatest battles by Matthew K Manning( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 536 libraries worldwide
When Super Heroes battle their foes they need to put their amazing powers into practice. Learn exactly what happens when our heroes come up against deadly enemies in the battle to fight crime and evil
Scarecrow, doctor of fear by Matthew K Manning( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 525 libraries worldwide
The scarecrow is spreading a fear poison to the citizens of Gotham City and only Batman can stop him
Spider-Man : inside the world of your friendly neighborhood hero by Matthew K Manning( Book )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and Swedish and held by 512 libraries worldwide
Traces Spider-Man's entire career from his high school beginnings as Peter Parker to his love affair with the enchanting Mary Jane
Wolverine : inside the world of the living weapon by Matthew K Manning( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and French and held by 453 libraries worldwide
Presents a chiefly illustrated a look at Wolverine's history, a summation of Logan's rather extensive past, and his alternate futures
Iron Man : the ultimate guide to the armored super hero by Matthew K Manning( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 443 libraries worldwide
Examines the life of Tony Stark, a.k.a. Iron Man, profiling his origin, friends and family, enemies, and various incarnations in the comics from the time of his creation to the present
Batman character encyclopedia by Matthew K Manning( Book )
4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 411 libraries worldwide
Profiles the villains, allies, and henchmen from the world of Batman
The poisoned planet by Matthew K Manning( Book )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
In an attempt to force the Daily Planet newspaper to stop wasting paper, Poison Ivy creates a vine of kryptonite that covers the whole building, and a seriously weakened Superman must find a way to stop her before she kills Lois and his other friends
Scarecrow's flock of fear by Matthew K Manning( Book )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
Supervillain Jonathan Crane, alias The Scarecrow, has always been afraid of birds and now he plans to use his experimental fear gas to revenge himself on Batman by terrifying Robin to death--but when his plan backfires, he finds himself more scared then ever
Batman : Gotham City's guardian by Matthew K Manning( Book )
3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 366 libraries worldwide
"Ever wonder how Batman became a Super hero? What was his childhood like? Who are his most trusted allies and fearsome foes? What compels him to protect Gotham City? What is his mission? In this biography-- complete with illustrations, chronology, and ... facts-- you'll uncover the epic history of Gotham City's Dark Knight and discover his true backstory."--Page 4 of cover
Catwoman's nine lives by Matthew K Manning( Book )
5 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and French and held by 338 libraries worldwide
Batman and Catwoman team up to stop the Penguin and the Ventriloquist from waging war on each other
Ali Baba and the forty thieves by Matthew K Manning( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
A story from the Arabian Nights, which tells of a poor woodcutter who discovers the secret hiding place where a band of robbers keep their stolen riches, written as a comic book
Batman : a visual history by Matthew K Manning( Book )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
Batman: A Visual History follows the DC Comics Super Hero from his 1939 beginnings as a crime-fighting vigilante to his present status as a worldwide cultural icon approaching his 75th anniversary. The book celebrates Batman's greatest stories and the writers and artists who created them. It also charts the careers of the Super Heroes and super-villains--Robin, the Justice League, the Joker, Catwoman--associated with Gotham City's Dark Knight. The debuts of every key Batman character are featured, as well as some details of Batman movie and TV series, both live-action and animated
The mystery of mayhem mansion by Matthew K Manning( Book )
4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
Scooby-Doo and the Mystery Inc. gang investigate the creepy Mayhew Mansion--and what they find will depend on the choices the reader makes
The fall of the house of Usher by Matthew K Manning( Book )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 267 libraries worldwide
Retold in graphic novel form, the narrator visits Roderick Usher, who is dying under the spell of a family curse, and witnesses the final destruction of the Usher family
The DC Comics encyclopedia : the definitive guide to the characters of the DC universe by Alan Cowsill( Book )
4 editions published in 2016 in English and Polish and held by 259 libraries worldwide
"This definitive encyclopedia features more than 1,000 characters from over 75 years of DC Comics history"--Front jacket flap
 
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Alternative Names
Manning Matt
Languages
English (80)
French (2)
Polish (1)
Swedish (1)
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