Books I Recommend 

If you're like me you're always on the lookout for new authors. Below you'll find links to books by some of my favorite authors! 


Young Adult Reading

The Coldest Girl in Cold Town by Holly Black 

Ink Exchange by Melissa Marr

The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

Divergent by Veronica Roth

Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia

Paper Towns by John Greene

The Saffron Crocus by Alison Mcmahon

City of Bones: Mortal Instruments by Cassandra Clare

Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick

The Body Finder by Kimberly Derting

Gone Too Far by Natalie Richards

Firelight by Sophie Jordan

Graceling by Kristin Cashore

Enclave by Anne Acquire

Beautiful Disaster by Jamie McQuire
Heist Society by Alley Carter

Hex Hall by Rachel Hawkins

Shift by Jeri Smith-Ready

Blood and Chocolate by Annette Curtis Klause

The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin

Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins

The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

Obsidian by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Half-Blood by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Under the Never Sky by Veronica Rossi​

The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater

The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater

Slammed by Colleen Hoover

Legend by Marie Lu

The Girl of Fire and Thorns by Rae Carson

Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi

The Fifth Wave by Rick Yancey

The Maze Runner by James Dasher

The Winner's Curse by Marie Rutkoski

Adult Reading

Wait for You by J. Lynn

Assassins Apprentice by Robin Hobb

Storm Front by Jim Butcher

Moon Called by Mercy Thompson

The Magicians by Lev Grossman

Halfway to the Grave by Jeaniene Frost

A Time Never Lived by Terri-Lynne Defino

Unbreak Me by Lexi Ryan

Clean Sweep by Ilona Andrews

The Survivor's Club by Lisa Gardner

Graveyard of Memories by Barry Eisler

Dark Places by Gillian Flynn


Communities Supporting Change

In the novels I write, characters strive to change themselves and the world. In the real world, truly amazing men and women dedicate their lives to changing things for the better. Their efforts and perseverance are worth admiring and noting. Below, I've added some links to the charities and organizations making a difference. If you'd like me to add yours to this list, please send me an email!

The Real Warrior Women

Equality Now




Save The Children



Romantic suspense for the strong of heart. 

On this page, you'll find links for online communities, recommended reading, and websites for writers! Enjoy! 

Diana Munoz Stewart

Websites for Writers

I'm always on the lookout for good websites for writers. Below are some of the best I've found. If you have a suggestion for one, please send me an email! 

Margie Lawson

Savvy Authors

Kristin Lamb's Blog

Lisa Romeo's Blog

Barry Eisler

Grammar Girl


Online Etymology

Behind the Name


My Story Doctor


Galley Cat
No Nonsense Self Defense