Welcome to Author Ryan Shorten
Ryan Shorten was born in the early 1970’s and grew up in Southern Ontario Canada. From a young age he was introduced to the world of Fantasy Fiction by the likes of Tolkien, Pratchett, Brooks, and Salvatore.
His love of reading turned into a passion for writing shortly after finishing his post secondary education at Ryerson University in Toronto. While studying Media Arts at Ryerson, his visual imagination was further developed through the use of film, video and digital imaging.
His recently published first full length novel ‘The Circle of Tivedon’ is Book One of a planned trilogy.
The Circle of Tivedon
Attending Tivedon should have been the most exciting time in Jayl’s young life. However, when inexplicable things begin to darken the hallowed halls of of the school and he’s accused of murder, Jayl finds himself thrust into a quest to save himself, his home, and ultimately all of Tiertyn itself.
1 Kindle copy of The Circle of Tivedon