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Matthue Roth

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By day, Matthue Roth is a video game designer. His most recent book, My First Kafka, is "eerie and imaginative" (The New Yorker) and "creepy cute" (Wired). He's also the author of the novels Losers, Candy in Action and Never Mind the Goldbergs, and the memoir Yom Kippur a Go-Go. He lives in Brooklyn with his family, and he keeps a secret diary at www.matthue.com.

Average rating: 3.64 · 975 ratings · 188 reviews · 14 distinct works · Similar authors
Never Mind The Goldbergs

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Losers

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Yom Kippur a Go-Go: A Memoir

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Candy in Action

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Between Friends

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I wrote a new short story on Hevria -- well, okay, half a short story -- but I have the whole thing in my head, and I'm, like, 98% sure that I'm going to post the other half in 2 weeks. Or next week, if Elad lets me.

And I'm kind of overbrimming with behind-the-scenes stuff to tell you about it.

Last Night at NoshlandBYMATTHUE ROTH•JULY 5, 2016•STORY noshlandZvi needs to leave Crown Heights behind, and h... Read more of this blog post »
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“Even catholics have hail marys. Jews only have guilt.”
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Matthue thank you and amen!


Bradley Greetings citizen, may all your books find there way to eager hands. =)


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