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LakeshoreStroll through Pointe-Claire Village, Quebec, with author Taun Roberson as he recounts tales of his early Lakeshore years, focusing on many of the residents who defined the community through the 40’s and 50’s. This typical Lakeshore village grew with the addition of summer homes after WWI and new young families after WWII. Anecdotes of shop owners, families, World War II air-raid drills, local war heroes, the RAF Ferry Command, a Venezuelan revolutionary, and the sailors of Pointe-Claire Yacht Club come together to tell a big story about a small town.

Taun and his brother, Ian, became yachtsmen like their father, Ross Robertson. Years of cruising and racing at the PCYC instilled a passion in many sailors that would last a lifetime. After fifty years, Taun’s memories are as clear as the sparkling waters of Lac St-Louis on a breezy race day. O, those Lakeshore years …

 

 

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