Treefort 2020 Postponed to September 23rd - 27th

Meredith May

Meredith May

Carmel Valley, CA


We are working with the wonderful Treasure Valley Reads to bring Meredith May to Boise!

Meredith May is an award-winning journalist and fifth-generation beekeeper. She spent sixteen years at the San Francisco Chronicle, where her narrative reporting won the PEN USA Literary Award for Journalism and was short-listed for the Pulitzer Prize. She is co-author of I, WHO DID NOT DIE, about a child soldier who risked his life to rescue a wounded enemy fighter during the Iran-Iraq War. Her new memoir, THE HONEY BUS (Harper Collins / Park Row Books, 2019), reveals the life lessons she learned in her grandfather’s Big Sur bee yard that rescued her from a difficult childhood.The book has been published in eighteen countries and translated into eleven languages. She lives in Carmel Valley with her wife, golden retriever Edith, and hundreds of thousands of honeybees.