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The dishwasher

Author: Stéphane Larue; Pablo Strauss
Publisher: Windsor, ON : Biblioasis, [2019] ©2019
Series: Biblioasis international translation series, no. 26.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"It's winter in Montreal, 2002, when a graphic design student's gambling addiction starts to drag him under. In debt to the metal band that's commissioned him to draw their album cover and ensnared in lies to his friends and his cousin, he takes the first job that promises a paycheck: dishwasher at La Trattoria, a high-end restaurant, where he finds himself thrust, on his first night, into roiling world of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Novels
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Larue, Stéphane, 1983-
Dishwasher.
Windsor, Ontario : Biblioasis, 2019
(OCoLC)1080218720
Larue, Stéphane, 1983-
Dishwasher./.
Windsor, Ontario : Biblioasis, 2019
(CaOONL)20189044438
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stéphane Larue; Pablo Strauss
ISBN: 9781771962698 1771962690
OCLC Number: 1050961002
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Notes: Translation of: Le plongeur.
Description: 405 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Biblioasis international translation series, no. 26.
Other Titles: Plongeur.
Responsibility: Stéphane Larue ; translated from the French by Pablo Strauss.

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Hyperrealist 21st century bildungsroman about a dishwasher fighting a gambling addiction. Anthony Bourdain meets Dostoyevsky, with metalhead appeal.  Read more...

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Praise for The Dishwasher"Vivid and moving." -The New York Times Book Review"Carries you away like a speeding taxi in the harsh, dazzling Montreal night." -Catherine Leroux, Giller-shortlisted author Read more...

 
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