Liam Fialkov is an American author of mystery thrillers and speculative fiction. Being a historian and an anthropologist, he conducts thorough research into the subject matter of his novels. He spent years in the mountainous region of central California while working on his book The Broadcast. The Newton Code took him to Jerusalem and the Galilee area of Israel, where he learned Hebrew and Arabic. Fialkov is a poet, a musician, a dreamer, and a computer geek.