Alligator Roams the shores of Ignace

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Ignace’s main feature an old steam warping tugboat.

“Alligator, they called it, on accounta it moved in water, then crawled up on land,” an old villager said.

A scene from the newly published novel, the long shot: a French Canadian saga – book 1.


Joyce Derenas is a historical fiction author who writes stories based on the real lives of her French-Canadian ancestors of the Beauce Valley in Quebec.