Ring of Ages is a supernatural historical thriller. Alternating between past and present, the novel traces the lives of two couples across time.
In medieval Europe, Tiana and Burke live a precarious existence. A paid assassin, the lure of wealth is too powerful for Burke to deny. With the spoils of his work, he purchases a ring for Tiana from a strange old peddler.
In modern Boston, Rebecca and Mason lead a hectic urban life. When Mason buys the same ring for Rebecca’s birthday, its effects on her are profound and mysterious.
From deep within the ring comes a strange magic and an astonishing secret. Past and present merge.
Patrick Keithahn lives in Massachusetts with his wife, three children, a barking beagle, and a sassy Siamese. An editor of 25 years, he’s an editorial manager for a large educational publisher in Boston, where he develops social studies materials. Born in Minnesota, he is a graduate of Hamline University. He grew up in Huntington Beach, California. He has lived in Massachusetts since 2008. Ring of Ages is his first novel. He enjoys military history, football, baseball, and reading fiction and nonfiction. But his ultimate passion is writing novels, and he has plans for many new books in the coming years.