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Ashley Holstrom

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in The United States


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August 2007


Making books at Sourcebooks, writing about books at Book Riot. Formerly a newspaper lady. Living in the Chicago suburbs with my cat named after Hemingway and my books sorted in a rainbow.

★ Reviews are mine. Even the ones for books published by my employer.

Average rating: 4.12 · 936 ratings · 253 reviews · 1 distinct work
(Don't) Call Me Crazy

4.09 avg rating — 1,299 ratings — published 2018 — 5 editions
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Me and White Supr...

Ashley Holstrom Ashley Holstrom said: " Whew. Get ready to do some hard, hard work, y'all.

[I quickly read this before it goes to print; I'll be coming back to do the full 28-day challenge when it's published in February 2020!]

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“We have so little control over our lives. The only thing we can really control is what we spend our days on.”
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“Change doesn’t just happen by focusing on the place you want to escape. It happens by focusing on where you want to reach.”
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“I am petrified of where my mind can go, because I know where it has already been.”
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“Where we start off can’t be helped. What can be helped is how we feel about it and how we address it.”
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“My thoughts create my world -Marcus Flutie”
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Zachary Hey!

Elyssa Fernandes Yes yes, :) I'm glad to see you on here too.
It's good to have friends who read.

message 2: by Dylan


Lauren! I'm just going to say that I pretty much steal every book you add on here.

You have like...the exact same taste in books as I do, no lie.


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