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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.


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Never Mind The Goldbergs
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Losers
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Yom Kippur a Go-Go: A Memoir
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Sometimes you need someone else to teach you what you already know. Thanks, Max Kohanzad, for sending me this little piece of my book.

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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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