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Anastasia M Ashman's Books

The Subway Chronicles cover
Seven million people board the subways of New York City every day, each one with a story to tell. The Subway Chronicles collects twenty-seven of the tales, dramas, and comedies that unfold during the daily commute. Prominent New York writers weigh in: Jonathan Lethem, Colson Whitehead, Francine Prose, Stan Fischler, Calvin Trillin.
The Thong Also Rises cover
Dozens of crazy Ms.-Adventures from Egypt to North Dakota and back home again. Pity Anastasia Ashman as she competes with a GPS device for her husband's attention on a New York road trip. Enter the wacky world of a taxidermy convention in Illinois with Susan Orlean.
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As the Western world struggles to comprehend the paradoxes of modern Turkey, a country both European and Asian, forward-looking yet rooted in ancient empire, a new nonfiction anthology promises to reveal its most personal nuances. Introducing TALES FROM THE EXPAT HAREM: Foreign Women in Modern Turkey, edited by Anastasia M. Ashman and Jennifer Eaton Gokmen. This critically-...