The Man Who Didn't Wash His Dishes

by Phyllis Krasilovsky

Other authorsBarbara Cooney (Illustrator)
Paperback, 1950



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Scholastic (1950)


The little man did not like to wash dishes so, he stopped washing them. His house became so full of dirty dishes that he could not shut the door.

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LibraryThing member medebrielle
The Man who didn’t Wash His Dishes was such a silly book. It is about a man who doesn’t want to do his dishes so he keeps putting it off. Eventually they grow so much that he has no dishes left and is forced to eat out the soap dish, some flowerpots, even ashtrays! Then it rains and he decides
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to put all the dishes in his truck and drive around until everything is clean! This book would be good for a rainy day.
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Physical description

5.8 inches

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