Brian Tashima


Brian Tashima was born and raised in Hawaii and has been a resident of Vancouver, Washington since 2000. He is a singer, songwriter and guitarist who has won a Hoku award (Hawaii’s version of the Grammys) and has had his music featured in short films, international compilations, and numerous other forms of media. He is currently a member of SCBWI (Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators), Willamette Writers, and three Vancouver/Portland-based rock bands.

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Mystery of the Moonfire
Series: The Spectraland Saga, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,390. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Joel Suzuki returns to Spectraland, where he must discover who is causing Wavemakers – the people with the power to create magic through music, of which he is one - to disappear before he falls victim to them as well.
Secret of the Songshell
Series: The Spectraland Saga, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,390. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Joel Suzuki is a gifted teenage guitarist with Asperger's Syndrome who gets transported to a world where his unique brain waves can be combined with the sound waves of music to create magical effects. Once there, he must use his newfound abilities to locate the Songshell, a powerful artifact that will help him stop a mysterious evil entity from destroying the alternate world as well as the Earth.

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aspergers    autism    fantasy    scifi    songshell    spectraland