Nora Hickson Kelly

Nora Hickson Kelly grew up in North Battleford, Saskatchewan, where she first learned about the Mounties. After teaching in elementary schools for 9 years she wrote for children: songs, plays, stories in school readers, school concert material and school work books. After marrying a Mounted Policeman she studied the history of the Force, then wrote, first, articles for children, then books on Mounted Police history.