International bestselling author, Bobby Akart, one of America's favorite storytellers, delivers up-all-night thrillers to readers in 245 countries and territories worldwide. He's achieved Amazon Top 5 Author status in both fiction and non-fiction genres, Amazon Kindle All Star and Top 50 Amazon Author (#35) and Top 25 Best Selling Book on Amazon Charts (Yellowstone #25).
"He's right up there with James Patterson, David Baldacci, Brad Thor and others that write thrillers.
To me he actually surpasses them.”
In February, 2024, economic collapse struck the nation bringing with it an inevitable and devastating societal collapse in his 4-book post apocalyptic series, BEHIND THE GATES, THE COLLAPSE OF AMERICA.
"Bobby Akart paints a beautiful and vivid picture after picture after picture in his words.
He is the Rembrandt of his genre!"
MAMMOTH, another Amazon Chart Topping standalone disaster thriller completed the California Dreamin' series in August, 2023. Mac Atwood and Taylor Reid return as the Long Valley Caldera, the second largest supervolcano in the United States behind Yellowstone, is awakening.
“Read one of his books and you are hooked!”
He visits California again in July of 2023 with the best selling standalone disaster thriller, FRACTURED. The novel introduces USGS Scientists, Mac Atwood and Taylor Reed.
“Bobby’s story telling stays consistent across the disasters he unfolds before the reader’s eye.
A movie for the mind. Bravo!”
ARk STORM, a standalone disaster thriller novel debuted in the Spring of 2023. This California based novel is a modern day fictional story based on the historic events of the 1800's, and the current scientific research the disaster an ARkStorm will bring to Los Angeles were it to happen today. It's a disaster unlike any we've seen in our lifetime. Scientists refer to the ARkStorm as the other big one. It reached the top of the Amazon Best Seller charts in multiple genres.
“Mixing science and suspense is something Bobby Akart is a master of while writing character driven
stories that will have you on the edge of your seat.”
It was the day the sun brought darkness. PERFECT STORM, a Survival Thriller Series is the story of a powerless world thrust into chaos beginning in New York City. The series premiered in March of 2022 with each book in the series achieving the #1 Best Seller spot in multiple genres on Amazon.
"Mr Akart has become one of my favorite authors joining the ranks of fellas named King, Grisham & Clancy."
Bobby Akart returned to Texas in his standalone thriller, BLACK GOLD, the story of environmental terrorists waging war against the Texas oil industry through physical violence and cyber attacks. They will stop at nothing to end oil production, including shutting down the power grid. They soon learn not to mess with Texans especially the family behind Sterling Oil who will go to their own extremes to protect their legacy and their beloved state of Texas.
“Bobby Akart continues to deliver the top thrillers of the year, year after year!”
The survival thriller series, NUCLEAR WINTER earned the Best Seller status in multiple generes. Based in the Florida Keys, the story followed the twists and turns the Albright family had to overcome to survive the nuclear winter.
“Akart has insight that not only makes his stories plausible but very realistic.”
Revered for his fact-based fiction, Bobby Akart creates a modern day story based on the historic quakes of 1811-12 in the standalone disaster thriller, NEW MADRID EARTHQUAKE. The seismic zone in America's Heartland has reawakened. Prepare to be shaken as North America tears itself in half.
“Bobby Akart's ability to weave great story's around plausible disaster situations makes him
one of my favorite authors.”
Action and Adventure readers favorite character, GUNNER FOX returned to Kindles worldwide in the bioterrorism trilogy, ODESSA. The trilogy follows the Gray Fox team as they investigate the mysterious wreckage of a World War II sunken German U-Boat. America must now face off with an enemy thought to be extinguished nearly a century ago.
“He is the best since Ludlum, Clancy, and Flynn.”
He is an acclaimed medical thriller author with his first medical series, Pandemic, featured by PopSugar and becoming a university accredited semester course. He returns to the medical thriller genre with VIRUS HUNTERS, the story of disease detectives that travel the globe chasing deadly acts against humanity committed by microbes one-billionth the size of their victims.
Virus Hunters debuted as the #1 best selling medical fiction novel in both Kindle and Books on Amazon Charts and remained the best seller for several weeks. It was also in the Amazon Charts Top 50 Best Selling Thriller Book as well as the #1 New Release in multiple categories including Medical Thrillers, Hard Science Fiction and Technothrillers.
The Virus Hunters team came together in the trilogy that was published in May of 2020, coincidently during the COVID-19 worldwide pandemic.
The trilogy introduces the Virus Hunters team, but future thrillers will be standalone novels.
“Akart is a master of suspense, keeping us on the edge of our seats.
But, he does it with fact-based fiction that would scare even the most hardened readers.”
Readers can’t put down his Survival Thriller series, GEOSTORM, a page turning series about the planet changing phenomenon of a pole shift. #1 Best Seller in Hard Science Fiction, Action and Adventure.
"Bobby Akart is a master of intertwining fact in with fiction."
His thriller series, ASTEROID, introduced Gunner Fox, a US Air Force Major and became the #1 Best Selling Action and Adventure series for the Summer of 2019.
“With Asteroid, Bobby Akart becomes the next Tom Clancy.”
YELLOWSTONE, his acclaimed four-book Survival Thriller series is a #1 Best Seller in Action and Adventure, Post Apocalyptic, Technothriller and Hard Science Fiction genres. HELLFIRE became the #25 best selling paid book on Amazon in August, 2019.
“Absolutely the best writer of fiction based on fact I have ever read!”
The suspense of Terrorism and the grit of post apocalyptic survival collide in his series, DOOMSDAY. The series is a #1 Best Seller in Terrorism Thrillers, Financial Thrillers, Post Apocalyptic, Hard Science Fiction, Men’s Adventure.
“He is simply one of the best story tellers out there!”
His post apocalyptic project, THE LONE STAR SERIES, became a #1 Best Seller on its debut day and the #1 Best Seller in the Post Apocalyptic genre. The foreword for the series was written by Dr. Peter Vincent Pry, the Executive Director of Task Force on National and Homeland Security, a Congressional Advisory Board dedicated to achieving protection of the United States from electromagnetic pulse (EMP), cyber-attack, mass destruction terrorism and other threats to civilian critical infrastructures on an accelerated basis. Dr. Pry is also the Director of the United States Nuclear Strategy Forum, a Congressional Advisory Board dedicated to developing policies to counter Weapons of Mass Destruction.
"WEB Griffin, CG Cooper, Vince Flynn, Brad Thor and Nelson Demille are among my favorite authors.
Bobby Akart is right at the top of that list!”
Bobby's four-book Thriller, PANDEMIC SERIES was the #1 Best Seller in Medical Thriller genres on Amazon. The series became an accredited semester course at Midwestern State University.
BEGINNINGS, Book One was featured by PopSugar "This thriller’s twists and turns will remind you of the weekly emotional rollercoaster of our favorite doctor drama" in 7 Captivating Books for Fans of Grey’s Anatomy.
“I have read most of what Tom Clancy wrote, and he was my favorite author....was.
Bobby Akart is a writer who is on a level of Tom Clancy.”
THE BLACKOUT SERIES, his post-apocalyptic fiction series achieved #1 Best Seller in 5 genres including Post Apocalyptic and Dystopian, and was voted Favorite 2016 Prepper Fiction Series.
"Clancy watch out for Bobby Akart."
Bobby's first Political Thriller series, THE BOSTON BRAHMIN, written in 2015 - 2016 remains a favorite of readers who today still share the rally cry Choose Freedom. PATRIOT'S FAREWELL and BLACK FRIDAY, are standalone Boston Brahmin novels.
"He is masterful in weaving true to life events with his story line to keep the reader riveted to their seat."
Bobby has been the featured guest on Coast to Coast AM, Midnight in the Desert, and George Noory's Beyond Belief television show.
After receiving his undergraduate degree with a dual major in Economics and Political Science, Bobby went on to receive his Juris Doctorate and a Master’s Degree in Business from the University of Tennessee.
He is a retired attorney living in Georgia with his wife and two English Bulldogs.
All quotes are from Amazon published reader reviews