Author Patrick Senécal

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Novelist, Screenwriter and Director

Patrick Senécal was born in 1967. He holds a BA in French literature and taught literature and cinema for many years. In 1994, he published his first horror novel, 5150, rue des Ormes, followed by some 15 other books, including Sur le seuil (1998), Aliss (2000), Les Sept Jours du talion (2002), Le Vide (2007), Faims (2015) and his latest novel Ceux de là-bas (2019). Three of his novels have been adapted for films, and he is currently preparing a series for television. He has sold over one million novels in Quebec and won many awards. He lives in Montreal with his wife and two children.