White, Stewart Edward: Skookum Chuck. V1. 10-Jul-2011
Stewart Edward White (12 March 1873 – September 18, 1946) was an American author.
Born in Grand Rapids, Michigan he earned degrees from University of Michigan (B.A., 1895; M.A., 1903).
From about 1900 until about 1922, he wrote fiction and non-fiction about adventure and travel, with an emphasis on natural history and outdoor living. Starting in 1922, he and his wife Elizabeth "Betty" Grant White wrote numerous books they say were received through channelling with spirits. They also wrote of their travels around the state of California. White died in Hillsborough, California.
Episodic novel, set in various places up and down the B.C. coast. Our hero is suffering from extreme boredom with life in general. One day, while walking in Vancouver, he sees a sign advertising a "Healer of Souls", and agrees to the Healer's terms of treatment. And then...