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The Villain’s Journey with Allison Brennan

August 12, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Summer Series on Character – Part 3

Christopher Vogler said, “The villain is the hero of his own journey.” Building off that premise, Allison Brennan will discuss how to create a compelling villain or antagonist to make your hero shine. Learn how to avoid stereotypes and two-dimensional villains and identify common pitfalls in thrillers and romantic suspense. BONUS! Taking what you learn about crafting a compelling villain, Allison will discuss balancing the romantic suspense triangle and how to avoid “too stupid to live” characters.


Brennan_official_photocred Brittan DoddAllison Brennan is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of more than thirty romantic thrillers and mysteries, and numerous short stories. RT Book Reviews called Allison a “master of suspense” and said the long-running Lucy Kincaid/Sean Rogan series “keeps getting better.” In addition to the Lucy Kincaid series, she writes the Maxine Revere cold case mystery series. She lives in northern California with her husband, five children, and assorted pets.






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August 12, 2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Toronto City Hall, Council Chambers
100 Queen Street West
Toronto, Ontario M5H 2N2 Canada
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