It is 1901. Marisia and her family flee Poland
ahead of the czar’s soldiers. But at Ellis Island, her sister and parents are
turned away. Now Marisia and her brother, Stefan, must find their way in the
New World alone. Marisia dreams of becoming an artist. Can she overcome the
hardships of immigrant life on New York’s Lower East Side, the struggle to find
work, and the tyrannical views of those who would stand in her way? With only
her wits, her talent, and her feisty spirit to guide her, she sets out to turn
dream into reality. Download and start listening now!