In the early 1900's life isn't easy for Jews living in The Pale of Settlement in Russia. Seeking a better life, Esther's father leaves for America and later sends for his family. With help, Esther, her mama and sister endure harsh challenges along the way. Once aboard ship for the Atlantic crossing they believe their problems are behind them but they quickly learn they're not. Experience this authentic slice of history through Esther's compelling story.