Matt Grant is a Brooklyn-based writer, reader, and pop culture enthusiast. Raised in Illinois, Matt moved east to intern at the Onion News Network and stayed for the weather. When not binge-watching a ten-year-old show on Netflix, Matt runs an after-school program for one of the largest public middle schools in Manhattan. In addition to BookRiot, he is a contributor to the Huffington Post and a book reviewer for Book Browse. His first novel is due whenever he gets it done. You can follow his thoughts on movies, television, business and books at www.mattgrantwriter.com.