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(Counterpoint Press, 2018)

“In this raw and lyrical book, the author holds nothing back…. A searingly eloquent memoir.”—Kirkus Reviews

“What a beautiful, heart-filled and honest account of motherhood and womanhood overall. We need more brave voices like Molly Caro May.” —Ricki Lake and Abby Epstein, creators of The Business of Being Born and authors of Your Best Birth


“This book is an ancient call from out first mothers to connect to our bodies–for our own good and for the good of humanity… It is healing, illuminated.” — Laura Munson, New York Times bestselling author of This is Not The Story You Think It Is and founder of Haven Retreats

“Radiant. Bursting with wisdom and wit, raw with honesty, full of the truth. This book is nothing short of remarkable, life affirming, and breathtaking.” –Mira Ptacin, author of Poor Your Soul


Body Full of Stars also appeared in Vanity Fair, The Rumpus, among others and many a podcast.



(Counterpoint Press, 2014)

“May joins the ranks of Gretel Ehrlich and Annie Proulx, celebrants of sagebrush, big skies, and journeys of self-discovery . . . [Her] poetic, gleaming prose makes palpable the wildness and wind, freezing and thawing earth, delicate fragrances of grass and budding trees—and her own profound transformation.” –Kirkus Reviews

“Moving, poetic, and addictive…” –Elle Magazine

“…a more homegrown version of Eat, Pray, Love…readers will find much to ponder in this journey to home and family.” –Booklist

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