Three “escrocs” or outlaw men face off with patrol agents on Lake Sainte-Claire and
on the Detroit River in the 1920s, during Ontario’s prohibition years. All techniques
used by these entrepreneurs to deliver booze are based on true facts. Even Al Capone
meets with one of them…
Paul-François Sylvestre, Ces chers escrocs, novel, Toronto, Éditions du Gref, collection
Le beau mentir # 26, 2016, 184 pages, $13.95.