WIN my latest ASSIMIL French workbook! [Competition inside]

I am very proud and excited to announce the publishing of my latest book! Je suis fière de vous annoncer la publication de mon dernier ouvrage !   French for false beginners This easy-to-use workbook has been designed specifically for false beginners in French. It includes 200 fun-filled exercises (with answers) which follow a logicalContinue reading “WIN my latest ASSIMIL French workbook! [Competition inside]”

WIN a signed copy of Adventures of SuperYam: Harry and SuperYam™ [competition inside]

Meet SuperYam™, the superhero who represents the world of fruit, vegetables and healthy eating! Harry and SuperYam™, written by Sydney mum Alla Novochenok-Serhan and illustrated by Jay Rollins, is the first story from Adventures of SuperYam™; a children’s picture-book series promoting food education and tackling childhood obesity. SuperYam™ is the intergalactic superhero who travels toContinue reading “WIN a signed copy of Adventures of SuperYam: Harry and SuperYam™ [competition inside]”

Micro-vendez vos ouvrages numériques avec 7switch!

Vous pouvez désormais vendre vos livres numériques grâce à la platforme 7switch en intégrant un widget sur un réseau social, un blog ou un site Internet. Le processus est simple: vous devez vous inscrire sur 7switch et créer un compte (très rapide : soit avec email, compte Facebook ou Google+). Si votre livre estContinue reading “Micro-vendez vos ouvrages numériques avec 7switch!”

New Facebook Page: Like, Love, Share!!

Dear Readers and Followers, I am delighted to announce the creation of my new author’s Facebook page   Come and join the page and enjoy book news, French words, quotes, offers, competitions and more! See you on Facebook!   Estelle

“Let’s learn French” Perpetual Calendar – Le calendrier perpétuel “Let’s learn French!”

I am proud to present you my second “book” published by Assimil, the “Let’s learn French!” Perpetual calendar, filled with 366 fun-filled French lessons, featuring one Limerick, joke or quote per day complete with beautiful illustrations from Sarah Andreacchio! Je suis très fière de vous présenter mon deuxième “livre” publié par Assimil, le calendrier perpétuelContinue reading ““Let’s learn French” Perpetual Calendar – Le calendrier perpétuel “Let’s learn French!””

How to type French accents on PC and MAC

Because I know how difficult and time consuming trying to write in French with an English keyboard is (especially when you are only using the “insert symbol” option), I thought that a table of all the shortcuts might come handy! Make sure that your number lock is off!   For PC To type accents withContinue reading “How to type French accents on PC and MAC”

A poem to teach greetings to children in French

As I am currently teaching French at Year 3 Primary level and have already taught how to introduce yourself (name, age, residence), I thought that it would be nice for the children to learn a poem which would include all of those notions that they could show off to their parents! And to introduce theContinue reading “A poem to teach greetings to children in French”

Assimil French Phrasebook now available in Australia!

My French phrasebook has now officially reached the Australian shore! It is available from the French bookshop LE FORUM :   *NEW EDITION* *NOUVELLE EDITION* (GUIDE DE CONVERSATION) Auteur(s) : Estelle Demontrond-Box Editeur : Assimil Collection : Guide de conversation Date de parution : 01/2013 Dimensions : 14 x 10 cm Nombre de pages :Continue reading “Assimil French Phrasebook now available in Australia!”

Jellybeans: Morning, Noon and Night!

THE STORY “Jellybeans: morning, noon & night” is a deliciously politically incorrect illustrated children’s book written by Maggie Pajak and illustrated by Marni Backer. The book tells the story of Matthew and Andrew, two brothers (and Maggie’s children in real life) who LOVE jellybeans so much, they wish they could only eat jellybeans for breakfast, lunch andContinue reading “Jellybeans: Morning, Noon and Night!”