The authors are happily married, both teachers, and passionate about the French language and culture. They live in St-Rédempteur, Québec, a suburb of Quebec City with their two children who attend school in French and are homeschooled in English.
Greg Shone holds a BA History, a BA French from Université Laval and a teaching certificate from Simon Fraser University. Starting his career as a high school French and French immersion teacher, he now devotes his time to French Essentials.
Irene Shone holds a BA French, a teaching certificate and an MA Linguistics from Université Laval. Apart from her work on French Essentials, she is a language instructor for the Canadian Armed Forces.
Mme Irène Wendland, BA, MA Linguistics
Québec, Québec, Canada
Mme Brinda Devi Chengadu, BA, MA French
Quatre Bornes, Republic of Mauritius
Mme Ginette Mortier-Faulkner BA, MA Linguistics
M. Philippe Portugal, Phil Portugal Graphic Services