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Ashley Winstead
This 2021, Ashley Winstead is mentoring Adult
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Ashley Winstead
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Ashley Winstead is an academic turned novelist with a Ph.D. in contemporary American literature. She lives in Houston with her husband, two cats, and beloved wine fridge.

Melissa Edwards
Stonesong Press LLC

Other Published Works

Fool Me Once (Graydon House, April 2022)
The Last Housewife (Sourcebooks Landmark, August 2022)

Favorite Books

The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood
On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong
Crush by Richard Siken
Bad Habits by Amy Gentry
The Secret History by Donna Tartt

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