Teens have been discovering "Up From the Sea" by Leza Lowitz since it was published in early 2016, marking the occasion of five years passing since the tsunami in Japan in 2011. Leza's book is a novel in verse about a coastal village that was destroyed by the tsunami. It features one boy who survives despite the loss and loneliness around him. Leza visited Bank Street Book Store with her publisher Phoebe Yeh from Penguin Random House to talk about this deeply moving story. Stop by the store for a signed copy.