"A very talented writer... a journey filled with rich insight." (Writer's Digest Book Awards)
"A life-altering experience... teaching, traveling, and transformation." (San Jose Mercury News)
"Inspirational and striking... travel writing at its best." (Midwest Book Review)
"This book will sweep you across the ocean to another land, and you will take a journey that will leave you forever changed." (The Book Wheel)
"A brilliant new writer... an unforgettable journey." (Anodea Judith, author of Waking the Global Heart)
Tony Brasunas grew up at Claymont, an intentional spiritual community in West Virginia, attended Milton, a large public high school in Atlanta, and graduated from Amherst, a small New England college.
His writings have appeared in many newspapers and magazines. Double Happiness, his first book, has won numerous awards, including Best Memoir at the Paris Book Festival, ForeWord Travel Book of the Year Silver Winner, and Best Travelogue at the Indie Excellence Book Awards.
When he's not writing, he's hiking or running, working in solar energy, playing guitar, or traveling in a faraway land with his wife. He lives in Alameda, California.