Born in Saint-Jean-sur-le-Richelieu in 1977, he now lives on the south shore of the St-Lawrence River. In 1995, Nicolas Paquin began writing various texts for cultural magazines and publishing houses. With Éditions du Phoenix he spreads his writing towards teens and adults with Piégés. After meeting with veterans of the Second World War he writes Les Volontaires series Sous le feu de l’ennemi, Combattre dans l'ombre and Théâtre de guerre. All titles have been well received by critics.