“Dishwasher Pete” Jordan enthralled a packed house here at Quimby’s with passages from his book Dishwasher: One Mans Quest to Wash Dishes in All Fifty States. He was nice enough to get artsy and all cardinal direction-y in our photobooth. What we thought was super cool was that we were the only bookstore in Illinois that he read at on his tour (on purpose!), since he has a longstanding relationship with both Quimby’s and Steven, the original owner of Quimby’s. We are proud Dishwasher Pete did his fantastic event here, and we wish him luck on his way back home to Amsterdam, where he and his wife are in the process of buying a bike shop.
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Fox Mulder Bryson rainy day activity. Thanks, #PizzaEaters! #QuimbysBookstore
Bird's eye view of the new table. Or is a rat's eye view?
Getting books for our 8/11 event with Jean-Christophe Menu & Dominique Goblet!
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- Photo: Fox Mulder Bryson rainy day activity. Thanks, #PizzaEaters! #QuimbysBookstore (at Quimby’s) tmblr.co/ZNGSbx1qM-cQt 6 days ago
- Photo: Getting books for our 8/11 event with Jean-Christophe Menu & Dominique Goblet! (at quimby’s… tmblr.co/ZNGSbx1q72phS 1 week ago
- Photo: Bob Suren signs Crate Digger. Thanks to everybody who came out! (at Quimby’s Bookstore) tmblr.co/ZNGSbx1prC38n 2 weeks ago
- Bob Suren reads from Crate Digger: An Obsession with Punk Records here tonight at 7pm! quimbys.com/blog/readings/… 2 weeks ago
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