Remy was born in Roberval, Quebec and now resides in Montreal with his two cats named Adele and Babette. Remy has been a professional illustrator since 1980 and has published more than 80 children's books in both French and English with Scholastic, HarperCollins, Annick Press, La Pastèque, Casterman and others. His illustrations have appeared in Today's Parent, Reader's Digest, Maclean's Magazine, the Globe and Mail and La Presse. Remy was the guest of honor at the 37th Salon du livre de Montreal. Recently Remy authored and illustrated the comic book ‘Mes Dinky’ about his passion, dinky cars.