15- Year Old Author, Composer, and Performer
He's a published author,a musical composer, and a performer- and he's only 15 years old.
After years of playing soccer and then taking guitar lessons, both of which he says he hated, Tyler Stentiford, found a love for piano.
His parents can't even believe how good he's gotten in just a few months.
His mother Deanna Stentiford said,
"I didn't believe it, I thought he was playing a trick on me."
Tyler Stentiford says,
"I'd played other instruments in my life, but I'd never really loved an instrument before and I just loved playing."
Tyler plays charity events at various venues in Ocala, but he's also a published author.
This weekend he will sign copies of his book entitled " The Dark Secret" at Barnes and Noble in Ocala from 1 o'clock to 3.
He will have another book signing on June 20th.
The freshmen at Blessed Trinity Catholic School in Ocala, is already working on a sequel to his book.
Tyler describes the style of the book as as being similar to Harry Potter.
Blessed Trinity Catholic School, where Tyler attends, has put his book on the summer reading requirement list for middle schoolers.
For more information about Tyler's book signings go to
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