Book Title: Before We Died: Rivers, Book 1
Author Name: Joan Schweighardt
Book Synopsis: In 1908 two Irish American brothers leave their jobs on the docks of Hoboken, NJ to make their fortune tapping rubber trees in the South American rainforest. They expect to encounter floods, snakes, malaria, extreme hunger and unfriendly competitors, but nothing prepares them for the psychological hurdles that befall them.
Author Bio: Joan Schweighardt is the author of seven novels, a memoir, two children's books and various magazine articles. In addition to her own projects, she writes, edits and ghostwrites for private and corporate clients.
Publisher Name: Five Directions Press