Born as Evah May Cartwright in February of 1885 in Hamilton, Ontario, Evah McKowan died in 1962. She was the author of two B.C.-based romance novels:

Janet of Kootenay: Life, Love and Laughter in an Arcady of the West (Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1919).

Graydon of the Windermere (New York: Doran; Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1919, 1920).

[BCBW 2006] "Fiction" "1900-1950" "Women"