Jordan Lawrence Mott was a colorful journalist who wrote many pieces of fiction and non-fiction about Labrador and the North-West. After school he married, but later in 1912 sailed to China to Mrs. Francis Hewitt Bowne, she disguised as a cabin boy. After their divorces in 1928, they married. Like many writers of the North, Mott was an avid hiker, fisherman and traveler. He died of leukemia in 1931.
(1910) Prairie, Snow and Sea