No, this is why the French are awesome: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-564139/Ooh-la-la-Sarkozys-aide-publishes-voyeurs-guide-best-spots-leer-French-women.html
In no other country could a government official write a book on where to peek at women and get away with it.
That's France French people, though. Quebec French people are not the same, speaking as a Canadian. The general rule is that Amazon.com doesn't ship things up here. Amazon.ca is pathetically lame.
There is some rules about bilingual packaging, but there isn't one about the game itself. If the game is being delayed because they want it to be bilingual, it's because they find it cheaper then releasing a translated copy later.
Your best way around the problem right now is to buy it with Impulse and then immediately archive it, so you have a physical copy.