Ari Berk

Ari Berk is the author of the Undertaken trilogy and Nightsong, illustrated by Loren Long. He works in a library filled to the ceiling with thousands of arcane books and more than a few wondrous artifacts. When not writing, he moonlights as professor of mythology and folklore at Central Michigan University. He lives in Michigan with his wife and son. Visit him at

Books by this Author

Lych Way
Mistle Child
Death Watch

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. "Way leads on to way."

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Darth Vader

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Almost anywhere by the sea.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. Play the piano.

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. John Dee, scholar and astronomer to Queen Elizabeth I. He had an enormous library of books and used to see angels and spirits in an old MesoAmerican obsidian mirror.

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