Matthue Roth

New York, United States

Member Since: 02/21/2018

Matthue Roth's work has appeared in Ploughshares and Tin House. His most recent book is the novel Rules of My Best Friend's Body (Hevria Press). His picture book My First Kafka was called "eerie and imaginative" by the New Yorker. He's written for Sesame Street and helped create the personality of the Google Assistant, Google's artificial intelligence. He lives in Brooklyn and keeps a secret diary at


Twitter Username: @matthue


  • My First Kafka , One Peace Books (December 2013)
  • Never Mind the Goldbergs , Scholastic/PUSH (January 2005)
  • Losers , Scholastic/PUSH (September 2008)
  • Candy in Action , Soft Skull Press (December 2007)
  • Rules of My Best Friend's Body , Hevria Press (January 2017)


  • Creative Writer at Google (June 2016 - )


  • Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from Brooklyn College (May 2014)

Genres of Interest

Fiction, Creative nonfiction, Screenwriting, Children's literature