Diane L. Carey was born on 2 October 1954 in Flint, Michigan, USA. She married Gregory E. Brodeur, an editor, and they had three children: Lydia, Gordon, and Ben. The family lives in Michigan.

Her first published was a romance novel under the pseudonym Lydia Gregory. Later she published other romance, science fiction, and children's novels as Diane Carey and D. L. Carey. She is probably best known for the many best-selling Star Trek novels she writes with her husband/collaborator Greg Brodeur. The duo work together on plot development, characterization and story solidity, then Diane does all of the actual writing, while Greg edits the works-in-progress for dramatic flow and emotional impact.

Book List in Order:7 titles

  • Comforting rookie pitcher West Rideout when he injures his shoulder, Yellowjacket volunteer Lydia Malcolm is astonished when West confesses that he has fallen in love with her and will not take no for an answer. Original....


  • Comforting rookie pitcher West Rideout when he injures his shoulder, Yellowjacket volunteer Lydia Malcolm is astonished when West confesses that he has fallen in love with her and will not take no for an answer. Original....


  • Comforting rookie pitcher West Rideout when he injures his shoulder, Yellowjacket volunteer Lydia Malcolm is astonished when West confesses that he has fallen in love with her and will not take no for an answer. Original....


  • Caring for a prematurely born infant and its mother, who is suffering from an infection and can only see her baby through a glass wall, Barina is tempted to bend the rules in order to ease the bereaved mother's suffering. Original....


  • Tempted by his former gang members to join in the carousing on Devil's Night one last time, Yellowjacket volunteer Ben Varga witnesses the torching of an old building and is horrified when several children are critically injured...


  • Trapped in a flooding basement with seven other people after a building collapses, emergency volunteer Gordon McKittrick despairs over his limited medical skills while a fellow volunteer struggles to rescue them...


  • Believing that she is prepared to handle anything in her duties as an emergency volunteer, teenage Yellowjacket Lydia Malcolm confronts unexpected feelings of self-doubt when someone close to her is critically injured...