Body Full of Stars: Female Rage and My Passage Into Motherhood by Molly Caro May


Molly Caro May grapples with questions of grief and rage as she undergoes several unexpected health issues after the birth of her first child. Body Full of Stars both reveals deeper truths about how disconnected many modern women are from their bodies and celebrates the greatest story of all time: mothers and daughters, partners and co-parents, and the feminine power surging beneath it all.

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“In this honest memoir, May recounts how she came to feel connected with her body again. It’s a moving work for new moms about a subject that is often overlooked in conversations about postpartum depression.” —Real Simple

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

“As a naturopathic physician and someone who walks with women through postpartum struggles, I found this book inspiring, deeply moving, and illustrative of the tremendous strength of women, mothers—and fathers. Molly has added a vital story to the perinatal body of literature. Loved it!” —Christine White Deeble, ND, Black Bear Naturopathic Clinic

“Her healing memoir unabashedly begins a long-neglected conversation about postpartum rage and the power of reconnecting with your body that many a mom will appreciate.” —Pregnancy & Newborn

Body Full of Stars: Female Rage and My Passage Into Motherhood by Molly Caro May
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