On Thursday, August 17 from 2 pm to 5 pm the Juno Beach Centre offers a meeting/ book signing session with Nicolas Paquin, Québecois author of the “Les Volontaires” trilogy.
Nicolas Paquin is one of the few Francophone author’s devoted to introducing a teenage audience to the Second World War from the French Canadian point of view. His books have been met with great critical and commercial success!
Volume I: Sous le feu de l’ennemi
Tribute to Gilbert Boulanger, a veteran of RCAF bomber command (and who the local primary school in Courseulles-sur-Mer is named after)
Volume: Combattre dans l’ombre
Tribute to Jacques Nadeau, veteran of the Fusiliers Mont-Royal
Volume III: Théâtre de guerre
Tribute to Ross Eveleigh Johnson, veteran of the RCAF killed in Normandy
Books for sale at the Juno Beach Centre shop: 10 € per book. firstname.lastname@example.org