Joshua DeBenedetto is a resident of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, with his pregnant wife Katie and their dog Chester. Joshua's first book, titled "The Games Heroes Play", was published June 29, 2012. It was written to be the first of a trilogy, and the second piece, titled "The Games Villains Play", was published December 21, 2012. Taking a brake from the main storyline, Joshua wrote the short story "Titan" to be a prequel to the main trilogy, taking place a few years prior to the events in the main trilogy, from the viewpoint of a different boy. "Titan" was published March 8, 2013. Joshua is currently working on the final installment of the main trilogy, which is yet to be named.
Outside of writing, Joshua is a pricing analyst for GMAC Insurance. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematical Business and a Master of Arts degree in Mathematics, both from Wake Forest University.