Donald W. Desaulniers is a retired real estate lawyer who operated a law practice in Belleville, Ontario from 1973 until 2009.
Donald graduated from Belleville Collegiate Institute and Vocational School in 1965, obtained a B.A. from University of Waterloo in 1968 majoring in Philosophy, and earned his LL.B. from University of Western Ontario Law School in 1971.
He currently resides in Belleville with his lovely wife, Jane.
Now writing novels as a hobby, Donald has published more than fifty novels .
The Belleville Public Library currently has about ten of Donald’s novels on their shelves. He sincerely hopes that readers enjoy his quirky sense of humor.
FRUGAL LAWYER, FLASHY LAWYER is his first published novel and is only available in paperback form from Quinte Arts Council or from the author himself.
His other novels are available exclusively from Amazon in either E-Book or Paperback form. Amazon customers are now able to purchase the paperbacks directly from the Amazon Canada website which means that delivery can be free for orders above the minimum specified amount.
There are three lawyer murder mysteries to choose from:
PARADE OF DEAD LAWYERS
THE TWIN SHADOWS
Several novels have romantic themes:
LOVE SAVES A LONER
SWEET ROMANCE BACK HOME
LOATHING THE LAWYER, LOVING THE LAWYER
LOVE SEDUCES A FOOL
THE LIPPY LAWYER’S ROMANCE
A RETIRED LAWYER’S DOOMED ROMANCE
BROKE, DISGRACED AND ALONE
THE CHEAPSKATE TWINS
Other lawyer novels are set out below:
RICH LAWYER POOR PRIEST
LADY LUCK LOVES LAWYERS
TEMPTING THE GOOD LAWYER
THE CHRISTMAS LAWYER
LAWYER IN THE TOILET
THE LAWYER’S MUSLIM NEIGHBORS
FIFTY YEARS LATER (Hitchhiking in Donald Trump’s America)
There are three different series of legal novels:
SLIMY LAWYER (#1 in Series)
SLIMY SUES AMERICA (#2 in Series)
SLIMY GETS SHAFTED (#3 in Series)
SLIMY GETS DISBARRED (#4 in Series)
SLIMY TASTES THE GOOD LIFE (#5 in Series)
SLIMY LAWYER CHECKS OUT (#6 in Series)
VANISHING LAWYER # 1 (A WORLD WITHOUT ME)
VANISHING LAWYER #2 (UNWANTED WITNESS)
VANISHING LAWYER #3 (FUGITIVE ALIEN)
VANISHING LAWYER #4 (SAVING THE PRESIDENT)
VANISHING LAWYER #5 (SWINDLING SENIORS)
THE WRONG LAWYER (#1 in Series)
SNARKY LAWYERS (#2 in Series)
Donald has also written several action novels:
TY WARD HITS AMERICA (#1 in Series)
TY WARD’S HOLIDAY FROM HELL (#2 in Series)
TY WARD’S NEXT WAR (#3 in Series)
DEADLY WITNESS (#4 in Series)
A YOUNG HOOKER’S THANKS (#5 in Series)
TY WARD’S LAST WAR (#6 in Series)
TY WARD’S SHATTERED PEACE (#7 in Series)
ESCAPE FROM EVERYTHING
MARTY MARCOTTE’S REVOLVING LIFE
Donald has even tried his hand as novels geared to younger readers:
YOUNG BUT NOT STUPID
MYSTERY OF THE OLD DESK
ADVICE TO STUDENTS FROM AN OLD FART (SURVIVING UNIVERSITY) Please note that this is a non-fiction essay.
Finally, Donald has penned a couple of naughty novels containing bawdy or schoolboy humor:
LOVE MOCKS A LIMP DICK
CRAZY OLD LAWYER (A TALKING SKIN TAG) (Under pen name Lance Majestik)