Bringing Jane Home: Tangling with Mobsters and Pirates on the Amazon River is David Barton’s debut novel. Barton’s passion is traveling around the world with his wife Mary – investigating jungles, deserts and other extreme places, and then writing about them. For the past decade, he has penned articles for outdoor magazines including Florida Sport Fishing and Destination Fish highlighting some of the amazing places they have visited. He lives along the Yahara River in McFarland, Wisconsin, with Mary and his trusted beagle, Ella. His daughter Jane lives not far away.
Bringing Jane Home is the story of a father who goes through hell to be reunited with his daughter and his efforts to bring her home from the mouth of the Amazon River in Brazil. The action is fast and furious. Josh Freeman tangles with both Russian mobsters and modern-day Brazilian river pirates. He will go to any lengths to free his daughter and her friend and eventually bring them home.