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Brad Thor

Author of The Lions of Lucerne

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Brad Thor studied Creative Writing at the University of Southern California under renowned author T.C. Boyle. He created and hosts an MTV-style travel series called 'Travelling Lite'. It debuted in 1997, and 23 episodes and two seasons later, the show now appears worldwide, including UK, France, Spain, Japan, Korea, Kuwait, Brazil and the US. His Emmy Award-winning company, Thor Entertainment, has recently won a Platinum "Best of Show" Aurora Award and a Communicator Broadcast Award of Distinction. Brad Thor lives in Park City, Utah. He is the author of the bestselling Scot Harvath series of books. His title's Black List, Act of War and Foreign Agent made The New York Times Best Seller List. (Publisher Provided) — biography from Backlash… (more)
The Lions of Lucerne 1,456 copies, 39 reviews
The Last Patriot 1,377 copies, 33 reviews
The Apostle (Scot Harvath, Book 8) 1,131 copies, 27 reviews
Path of the Assassin 1,046 copies, 19 reviews
Foreign Influence 1,019 copies, 18 reviews
The First Commandment 991 copies, 21 reviews
State of the Union 964 copies, 16 reviews
Takedown 948 copies, 18 reviews
Blowback 947 copies, 19 reviews
The Athena Project 892 copies, 30 reviews
Full Black 877 copies, 21 reviews
Black List 874 copies, 20 reviews
Hidden Order 811 copies, 17 reviews
Act of War 690 copies, 21 reviews
Code of Conduct 647 copies, 9 reviews
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Bradley George Thor Jr. (born August 21, 1969) is an American thriller novelist. He is the author of The Lions of Lucerne, The First Commandment, The Last Patriot, and other novels. His latest novel in the Harvath series, Backlash, was released in June 2019. Thor's novels have been published in countries around the world. He also contributed a short story entitled "The Athens Solution" to the James Patterson-edited anthology, Thriller. Thor also makes frequent appearances on Fox News and The Blaze.

The Last Patriot was nominated for "Best Thriller of the Year" by the International Thriller Writers Association. His novel Blowback was voted by National Public Radio listeners as one of the "100 Best Ever" Killer Thrillers.

Thor was born and raised in Chicago, and lived in Park City, Utah for eight years.

Thor is a graduate of the Sacred Heart Schools, the Francis W. Parker School (Chicago), and the University of Southern California (cum laude), where he studied creative writing under author T.C. Boyle.

Thor is a member of The Heritage Foundation and has spoken at their national headquarters on the need for robust missile defense.
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