Joshua Palmatier was born in Coudersport, PA, but since his father was in the military he moved around. Alot. He's lived in the states of Pennsylvania (three times), Florida (twice), Washington, California (briefly), Virginia, Texas (twice), and now resides in upstate New York. He has spent the majority of his life so far going to school, earning a Bachelors of Science and a Master of Arts degree in mathematics from the Pennsylvania State University, followed by a PhD in mathematics from Binghamton University. He is currently teaching mathematics (what else) at the State University of New York--Oneonta, taught for two years at Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania, and taught for three years at Bloomsburg University while taking a break between his masters degree and the PhD.
Joshua started writing science fiction and fantasy novels and short stories in the eighth grade, when the teacher assigned a one page Twilight Zone-ish short story. He wrote a story about Atlantis. It was from the perspective of one of the inhabitants as he escaped in a spaceship, watching his world being destroyed by water from one of the viewports of the ship. He got an A. Joshua has never stopped writing since, mainly focusing on novels.
Books:Reaping the Aurora, May 2018
Mass Market Paperback (reprint)
The Throne of Amenkor Trilogy, November 2017
Reaping the Aurora, August 2017
Threading the Needle, July 2017
Mass Market Paperback
Threading the Needle, July 2016
Shattering the Ley, July 2014
The Modern Fae's Guide To Surviving Humanity, March 2012
After Hours, March 2011
The Vacant Throne, January 2009
The Vacant Throne, January 2008
Throne of Amenkor