About Josh


 New York Times & USA Today Bestselling Author

Copyright ©2013 Joshua Graham

WINNER OF the INTERNATIONAL BOOK AWARDS, #1 bestselling author Joshua Graham’s award-winning novel DARKROOM hit 3 bestseller lists on Amazon the night of its release.

CBS News described DARKROOM as a book with “action, political intrigue and well-rounded characters…a novel that thriller fans will devour.”

Many of Graham’s readers blame him for sleepless nights, arriving to work late, neglected dishes and family members, and not allowing them to put the book down.

Suspense Magazine listed BEYOND JUSTICE in its BEST OF 2010, alongside titles by Scott Turrow, Ted Dekker, Steven James and Brad Thor.

His short story THE DOOR’S OPEN won the HarperCollins Authonomy Competition (Christmas 2010.)

Publishers Weekly described BEYOND JUSTICE as: “A riveting legal thriller…breaking new ground with a vengeance…demonically entertaining and surprisingly inspiring.”

Joshua Graham grew up in Brooklyn, NY where he lived for the better part of 30 years. He holds a Bachelor and Master’s Degree and went on to earn his doctorate from Johns Hopkins University. During his time in Maryland, he taught as a professor at Shepherd College (WV), Western Maryland College, and Columbia Union College (MD).

Today he lives with his beautiful wife and children in Southern California. Several of Graham’s short fiction works have been published by Pocket Books and Dawn Treader Press.

Writing under the pen name Ian Alexander, Graham debuted with his first Epic Fantasy novel ONCE WE WERE KINGS, an Amazon #1 Bestseller in multiple categories and Award-Winning Finalist in the SciFi/Fantasy category of The USA “Best Books 2011” Awards, as well as an Award-Winning Finalist in the Young Adult Fiction category of The USA “Best Books 2011” Awards, and an Award Winner in the 2011 Forward National Literature Awards in the Teen/Young Adult category. ONCE WE WERE KINGS is available in ebook and hardcover editions.

For Film Rights Josh is represented by UNITED TALENT AGENCY.   Please use the CONTACT button on this website for all inquiries.

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TERMINUS is available for Kindle and Paperback at Amazon.com Barnes & Noble for Nook, and for Kobo.


Praise for TERMINUS

(Redhaven Books 2013)

…A fast paced, adrenaline pumping, spiritual epic… …Terminus will have you gasping for air, yelling at the characters, and questioning everything you thought you knew about angels… —Suspense Magazine

Mark my words, Terminus will be remembered as one of the BEST books of 2013. A must read. —J.M DeLuc, author of Cursed Days

…Highly recommended! …Powerful and fascinating… …will keep you riveted while you’re reading and then keep you thinking long after you’ve turned the last page. —International Bestseller, M.J. Rose


Praise for DARKROOM

(Simon & Schuster/Howard Books 2012)


1st Prize Winner of the Forward National Literature Award.

“…A heart-pounding thriller…This gripping novel has it all: faith, hope, conspiracy, legal thrills, heart-pounding scenes…”
The Washington Post

Darkroom is a fascinating, fast-paced, beautifully written story of love and war, murder, terrorism, and a dark conspiracy.” 
—Douglas Preston, New York Times bestselling coauthor of Cold Vengeance and The Monster of Florence

Darkroom comes complete with a great mystery, unearthed secrets, and beguiling adventure. Joshua Graham mines an emotional landscape through an entourage of fascinating characters. Read this one—and take a walk on the perilous side.”
Steve Berry, New York Times bestselling author of The Jefferson Key

“Bravo! Graham takes characters and puts them inside each other’s lives in such a way that it’s impossible to put his book down until the last word is read. . . . [His] power with words is absolutely incredible and paints one of the most powerful pictures I’ve ever seen, anywhere.”
—Suspense Magazine