DBC 17496

Cover for “The Tears of Yesteryear: A Novel”

The Tears of Yesteryear: A Novel

by Julie Tulba
Family, Fiction | Audio

This is the story of Ewa Piekos, an ethnic Ukrainian who emigrated from the Austria-Hungarian Empire to America in 1912. The story is based loosely on the author’s great-grandmother, and it details the challenges she faced as an immigrant in building a life in Homestead, Pennsylvania during the first part of the twentieth century. Some strong language. 2019.