Brad Thor

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General Information

Name: Brad Thor

Pen Name: None

Genres: Fiction

Born: 1969 in Chicago, Illinois




Email: Thor can be contacted through his website.

Illinois Connection

Thor was born and raised in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Brad Thor is a New York Times bestselling author. He graduated cum laude from the University of Southern California where he studied creative writing, film, and television production. Prior to becoming a novelist, Brad was the award-winning creator, producer, writer and host of the critically acclaimed national public television series, Traveling Lite. He currently resides in Nashville, Tennessee.

Published Works

  • The Lions of Lucerne, Atria, 2002
  • Path of the Assassin, Atria, 2003
  • State of the Union, Atria, 2004
  • Blowback, Atria, 2005
  • Takedown, Atria, 2006
  • The First Commandment, Atria, 2007
  • The Last Patriot, Atria, 2008
  • The Apostle, Atria, 2009
  • Foreign Influence, Atria, 2010
  • The Athena Project, Atria, 2010
  • Full Black, Atria, 2011
  • Black List, Atria, 2012
  • Hidden Order, Atria, 2013
  • Act of War, Atria, 2014
  • Code of Conduct, Atria, 2015
  • Foreign Agent, Atria, 2016

Titles at Your Library

Blowback: A Thriller (The Scot Harvath Series)

ISBN: 1451608284
Release Date: 2011-02-22

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Full Black: A Thriller (The Scot Harvath Series)

ISBN: 1416586628
Release Date: 2012-05-22

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Hidden Order: A Thriller (The Scot Harvath Series)

ISBN: 1476717095
Release Date: 2013-07-09

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Act of War: A Thriller (The Scot Harvath Series)

ISBN: 1476717133
Release Date: 2015-05-26

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Foreign Agent: A Thriller (The Scot Harvath Series)

ISBN: 1476789355
Release Date: 2016-06-14

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Literary Awards


  • Top 100 Killer Thrillers of All Time, NPR

Foreign Influence

  • Best Political Thrillers, Suspense Magazine, 2010

Full Black

  • Best Political Thrillers List, Suspense Magazine, 2011

Hidden Order

  • 2014 ILLINOIS READS Book

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (No)

External Links

Brad Thor on WorldCat


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