Marcel St-Amand


Marcel St-Amand was born in Montreal where he joined the Canadian Armed Forces in 1972. He studied at Canadian Armed Forces Kingston in Communications and was then deployed to Garrison Petawawa as a Communications Specialist. In 1979, he undertook a new assignment with the Emergency Services until his retirement. During his years with the Department of National Defence, Marcel St-Amand was exposed to the activities of the Canadian Special Operations Regiment, Joint Task Force II, and also the 427th Special Operations Aviation Squadron as well as to other combat regiments who trained for Special Operations. In 1990, he obtained his pilot’s license and now, along with his motorcycle and canoe (and his German Shepherd “Shadow”), Marcel St-Amand lives for the roads and uncharted waterways of Ontario and Quebec. He resides in the Ottawa Valley on a 45-acre estate with his wife, Debra-Jean. They have two children now flown from the nest.

Smashwords Interview

Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yes, I do. It was a science fiction but I never finished it. It followed the life of a man in the near future after a worldwide pandemic.
What is your writing process?
Creative process is an ongoing affair. Before I go to sleep, I think of plot lines. I write every morning and I stick to a thousand words. In the afternoon, or in between tasks, I do research about locations and characters.
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Where to find Marcel St-Amand online


Lemon Ultra: Making Lemonade
Series: Lemon Ultra, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,680. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Lady Anne Bentwick, for whom MI5 is just a kid in short pants, will leave no man un‑tortured or dispensed with, to find out where her precious Peter Moon has disappeared to. She will have him back at any cost.
Lemon Ultra: The Road to the Salt Mine
Series: Lemon Ultra, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,330. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
What started out to be a simple matter of getting a delivery from A to B through Pakistan into Afghanistan is turning out to be increasingly dangerous for Peter Moon. They know he’s there and they don't like it. They watch from the hillsides.
Lemon Ultra: A Zesty Proposition
Series: Lemon Ultra, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,880. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Peter Moon is about to lose the family estate. That is, unless he agrees to take on a dangerous assignment involving illicit arms, 100 million Euros, untrustworthy friends, femmes fatales, and enemies every step of the way.

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