One Man's Quest to Wash Dishes in All Fifty States

Book - 2007
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Dishwasher is the true story of a man on a mission: to clean dirty dishes professionally in every state in America. Part adventure, part parody, and part miraculous journey of self-discovery, it is the unforgettable account of Pete Jordan's transformation from itinerant seeker into "Dishwasher Pete"--unlikely folk hero, writer, publisher of his own cult zine, and the ultimate professional dish dog--and how he gave it all up for love.

Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, c2007.
ISBN: 9780060896423
Characteristics: 358, 16 p. :,ill. ;,21 cm.
Alternative Title: Dish washer


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This is a memoir about a lazy, crazy dude who wants to wash dishes in all 50 states. Very fun, light read!

multcolib_central Jul 10, 2014

Follow dishwasher Pete in his quest to wash dishes in all 50 states. What's that?
"No thanks-that sounds boring."-you say
Trust me, it's not. Give it a try and let Pete's passion and light-hearted story telling convince you otherwise.

May 17, 2011

This is a very nice read. Pete Jordan is a man who loves to travel and wash dishes. If you are an uppity, pretentious person who values personal presentation, job loyalty and readily judges someone different from you, this book is not for you. If you value a humorous, easy read of a man who unashamedly is who he is and shares that, then you will like this book.

Oct 12, 2010

This book was a total dud.Ramblings of a lazy guy with a poor sense of humor.Do not waste your time on this one!

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