The best of the best! A brilliant look at the last twelve months through the eyes of multi-award-winning cartoonist Matt.
No matter how bad the news, the weather, your daily commute or the state of the economy, Matt always manages to put a smile on the world...
From sporting triumphs and disasters to hapless public figures; from scientific achievements to the state of the nation - what is life without a bit of Matt to put everything into perspective?
A Christmas must - this year, and every year.
Matt is without doubt 'that rare thing - a daily cartoonist who never fails' The Times
Matt is such a genius ... on a grey day he can make you feel that the world is all right again
Capture[s] the absurdities of a situation better than any article - OBSERVER
Matt is a humorist who goes straight for the jocular vein ... brilliant
Every day a witty, sharp gem of social comment ... his brilliant work is the yardstick by which the rest are judged
Matt is the Don Bradman of daily cartoonists - so much greater than his nearest rivals it's almost embarrassing
I stand in silent wonder every morning at the genius of Matt
I think Matt is hilarious
Matt studied at St Martin's School of Art in London and first saw himself
published in the NEW STATESMAN during one of its rare lapses from high seriousness. He has been the DAILY TELEGRAPH's pocket cartoonist since 1988. He has won the CARTOON ART TRUST POCKET CARTOONIST OF THE YEAR AWARD five times and was 'WHAT THE PAPERS SAY' CARTOONIST OF THE YEAR three times. He is also four times winner of the UK PRESS GAZETTE CARTOONIST OF THE YEAR, most recently in 2008, and in 2002 he received an MBE.