The Pen’s Sorcery
By JK Noble
Bring your fantasy worlds to life with your enchanting guide, JK Noble, author of 2021's hottest new Young Adult Fantasy novel, Hale: The Rise of the Griffins. This series will inspire you, help you complete that novel of yours (applying to any genre), providing easy ways to accomplish your writing goals, and give you the secrets to creating amazing scenes. From love interests to world building, JK's got you covered!
Chapter 2 - Hale: The Rise of the Griffins | Free YA Fantasy Audiobook | Interactive
Do you enjoy audiobooks? What about free audiobooks? What about audiobooks with sound effects, background music, that allows you to actually read along? If that sounds like your kind of fun, you’ve come to the right place! I’m JK Noble, the author of Hale: The Rise of the Griffins, and I’m so proud to share the next chapter of my story with you in a cool and immersive way! It was my goal to make my stories relatable to all people of all ages. So while HALE is categorized as a Young Adult Epic Fantasy, you are going to find characters of all kinds, with diverse fantasy backgrounds and looks! The wonderful voice narrating my piece was created using Speechify! Speechify is a really cool app that reads any text out loud, it is perfect for multitaskers and even people who suffer from dyslexia. The founder of the program is actually dyslexic. I can only imagine how much people this app has helped! It was so much fun making this video, and I can’t wait to complete the full audiobook for you all to enjoy! Most people assume the things I create and put out are made by a team of professionals, but that is not the case. Throughout this amazing journey, I was able to showcase my art, like my websites, the map of the Extraordinary Division, all my character portraits and trading cards, BuzzFeed quizzes, videos, and so much more! It ALLL me, and only me. However, my original cover art for Hale: The Rise of the Griffins was altered by a professional cover artist, and I’m absolutely in love with the changes made. In Chapter 1, we have met Hale, Carly, and their abductor, Greon who we know is to be a thousand years old. Our protagonists are stuck in a cellar where they await horrors every nightfall. We, as readers, end with many questions. Why are they there at all? What is Carly hiding from Hale? How does she have telepathic powers? What does Greon want from her, and why has he stooped so low for answers? In Chapter 2, our questions are solved, and most importantly, our heroes have a great opportunity to escape. Yet, the mystery does not end here. Who is the second man Greon is speaking to in the floor above? Why does Hale find the mysterious voice so familiar? Will Carly and Hale escape the cellar successfully? Listen to find out! Keep your eyes peeled for the new sequel to Hale: The Rise of the Griffins, because it’s coming very soon!! Follow me, @jknobleauthor on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, TikTok, YouTube. Check out the official HALE website, enjoy trailers, the interactive preview, the characters page, the interactive map, the griffins powers page, and all the fun quizzes! Or check out jknoble.com for my writing blog, drawing blog, artworks page, podcasts, and more! Life is too short to be like Greon. Hit that like and subscribe button, and leave a comment below!
August 31, 2022
Chapter 1 - Hale: The Rise of the Griffins | Free YA Fantasy Audiobook | Interactive
Do you enjoy audiobooks? What about free audiobooks? What about audiobooks with sound effects, background music, that allows you to actually read along? I’m JK Noble, the author of Hale: The Rise of the Griffins, and I’m so proud to share with you the next chapter of my story in a cool and immersive way! It was my goal to make my stories relatable to all people of all ages. So, while HALE is categorized as a Young Adult Epic Fantasy, you are going to find characters of all kinds, with diverse fantasy backgrounds and looks! It was so much fun making this video, and I can’t wait to complete the full audiobook for you all to enjoy! Throughout this amazing journey, I was able to showcase a lot of my art. Like my websites that I’ve created, and the map inside, all my character portraits and trading cards, buzzfeed quizzes, videos, and so much more! It ALLL me, and only me. However, my original cover art for Hale: The Rise of the Griffins was altered by a professional cover artist, and I’m absolutely in love with the changes made. While I am very proud of persevering on my own, it’s exciting to work with knowledgeable people, learn from them, and bring the project to the next level. My publishing journey was anything but easy. I had a book close to 400 pages and no one wants to invest their time with an lengthy book 1 from someone just about to build their platform! And it was my dream to get traditionally published, so I refused to self-publish despite my years of bad luck. So I got down to work and chopped my book to see what would happen. Lo-and-behold, I finally got published!! This did put a strain on my work, however, as I’ve taken between 100 and 200 pages off. But I have great news… The sequel to HALE: The Rise of the Griffins will come out VERY soon. Keep your eyes peeled! In terms of my writing style, I am finally free to unleash my potential in the sequel. Even so, I know my writing style will continue to change and develop. When The Rise of the Griffins was first written, I was sixteen. I chucked out my writing and rewrote the story at the age of 21 to get better luck with literary agents. I then completed the revamped version at the age of 22, and finally got published at the age of 24. I am now a proud 25 years old who has learned so much and I’m looking forward to aging like a fine wine. Haha. This book follows three different main characters, which throws a lot of unsuspecting people off, but their stories are very much intertwined. As the story progresses, readers will see their paths crossing and their journeys intertwining. And yes, expect romance in this upcoming sequel between 3 couples!! Now, you don’t want to read a book that follows 3 sets of characters. But I think GRR Martin beat me on that one with a total of about 250 characters and 50 main characters in “Game of Thrones”. And his work is doing just fine! My whopping 30 characters with 3 protagonists doesn’t stand in comparison. In Chapter 1, we meet Hale and his sister Carly. They are in poor shape and are shackled in what they assume is a cellar. They’ve been trapped by their kidnapper for months. It seems Carly knows much more about the truth of this situation than she lets on. To top it off, she appears to have telepathic powers! We met Greon, their abductor, in the Prologue that takes place a thousand years ago. How has he been alive for 1000 years? In the Prologue, we learn that Greon is a cowardly man, but not necessarily an evil one. Why then, has Greon become so violent and horrible? A lot can happen in a thousand years, but what causes people to have a significant and negative change? What is Greon truly fighting for? How does Carly know him? Why doesn’t Hale know him? Why is Carly keeping secrets from Hale? Why is Hale so important? But most importantly, will Carly and Hale make it out alive?
August 31, 2022
PROLOGUE - Audiobook Hale: The Rise of the Griffins, JK Noble- Read by Speechify - Free
Dear viewers, It was my utmost dream to bring my story to life, for an utmost experience for the readers and fans. This is the first installment of Hale: The Rise of the Griffins' audiobook. Now you can unlock the world of Malphora with just your ears, or if you prefer, you may read along with the scrolling text. But no audiobook is fully brought to life without some mood music and simultaneous sound effects! After all, it should feel as though you are experiencing a mental film! For those of you who are new to the world of HALE, here is a brief summary: After a desperate escape attempt from his kidnapper, sixteen-year-old Hale is thrust into the brutal world of magic that his sister had tried to protect him from. Here, in the violent Land of Griffins, Hale learns he is anything but normal. He is in fact a griffin who has pretty amazing talents. As Hale grows close to the Griffin Leader, Bayo, he can't deny their connection. However, Hale is unaware of the dark plans Bayo has in store for him....as well as who they truly are to one another. In Hale: The Rise of the Griffins, readers discover a diverse fantasy world with four unique nations and cultures. The novel is broken into short stories that follow a different set in the cast bringing the reader into fun adventures in every chapter. This unique magic system is unlike anything in fantasy literature today. Hale: The Rise of the Griffins is an anti-chosen-one story that addresses loss, manipulation, good and bad family relationships, finding one’s path, and dealing with one’s mistakes. Hale: The Rise of the Griffins is perfect for your young ones 14+, as well as you adults! In this clip, we being the story with the Prologue. In this short story taking place three hundred years ago, we get a sneak peek to how the Griffin Elders obtained power by stealing the grandest magical treasure from a neighboring kingdom called Bimmorus. You get to learn about some of their superpowers, and about some awesome magical weapons and objects just in the first pages! This audio will be available on Spotify and other audiobook platforms. HALE: The Rise of the Griffins is available on all platforms such as Google Books, Amazon, Kobo, Barnes & Noble, Books-A-Million, Indigo, etc! To learn more about the HALE Series, check out hale-fantasynovel.com where you can find a bunch of free content like trailers, clips, trading cards, an interactive map, a creatures page, a powers page, and many quizzes! You can find me, JK Noble on all social media platforms as well. Website: jknoble.com Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, TikTok: @jknobleauthor
January 17, 2022
How to Write a Realistic Argument!
Hello Writers! As we all know, arguing is apart of life. Engaging in an argument can be frustrating, stressful and even belittling. Sometimes, our characters might experience verbal fights throughout their journey. These arguments could encourage your characters to grow or change their behaviors. But how can we create a realistic argument between two characters? Keep reading to find out!
August 09, 2021
How to Write a Lovable Villain!
What makes a villain so wonderfully cruel and yet lovable at the same time? The answer is easy! Read to find out how to make your villain so wonderfully beloved and hated in just three simple steps!
August 09, 2021
How to Write an Amazing Fight Scene!
Hello there! Are you interested in writing a sensational fight scene for your novel and don't know where to start? Follow these steps below, and you will have written an amazing fight scene in no time! Here are some questions you must answer before you get down to writing your fight scene!
August 09, 2021
How to Write a Realistic Fantasy World
Does your novel take place in a fantasy or fictional universe and you don't know if your world is believable enough? Here are some things to think about when creating your fantasy world and making it as real for your readers as possible.
August 09, 2021
Steps To Beginning An Awesome Novel
Hi Book lovers and Writing Enthusiasts. I’m JK noble, author of the new Young Adult Fantasy novel Hale: The Rise of the Griffins and I’m going to share my secrets on how to begin an amazing book! So many people have a great idea for a book but don't know where to begin. If you love writing, but do not know how to start putting together all the pieces for your novel, don't fret! You are not alone! Here are some steps that could help you organize your ideas and construct your book outlines.
June 04, 2021