Benedict Jacka is half Australian, half Armenian, and grew up in London. He's worked as a teacher, bouncer, and civil servant, and spends his spare time skating and playing tabletop games. He's the author of the Alex Verus series, including Fallen, Marked, Bound, Burned, and Veiled.
"Keeps the action at a boil. . . . Jacka has a gift for writing
wild magical battles as simultaneously slapstick and
Praise for the Alex Verus novels
"Benedict Jacka writes a deft thrill ride of an urban fantasy--a stay-up-all-night read."--#1 New York Times bestselling author Patricia Briggs
"Books this good remind me why I got into the storytelling business in the first place."-- #1 New York Times bestselling author Jim Butcher
"Benedict Jacka is a master storyteller."--Fantasy-Faction
"Fans of Jim Butcher and Ben Aaronovitch absolutely should not miss this deeply intelligent, morally complex, and action-packed series."--Publishers Weekly