Mario DeMatteo

A Graphic Novel That Takes Families on a Biblical Adventure Meet Paul the Apostle Creator Mario DeMatteo
For a kid who grew up loving Star Wars and Lord of the Rings, he never thought he would end up in a career telling a powerful story through creatures of his own. A story filled with bravery, adventure, miracles, faith and salvation. And he certainly didn’t think it would be one that would come straight from Scripture. In fact, it wasn’t until Mario DeMatteo broke his neck in a freak accident and became paralyzed that he discovered his true passion; a desire to use a visual language to make the Bible more accessible to families. DeMatteo, along with his writer Ben Avery, and illustrator Mark Harmon, dove into the Book of Acts. By using unique cartoon creatures, and setting the story in a futuristic science-fiction universe, they showcase the amazing life of the Apostle Paul in a 144-page, full color, graphic novel that is sure to captivate the attention of any age reader. DeMatto in...

 

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