K. Vale Nagle

Biography

K. Vale Nagle is alarmingly hard to kill.

After surviving several pulmonary embolisms and multiple organ failure, he kicked his writing into high gear and saw his first short story and novel publications. When he’s not writing creature fantasy or fighting for his life, he enjoys reading, archery, and exploring the Rocky Mountains with a tabby cat by his side.

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Books

Gryphon Insurrection Boxed Set Two: Reevesbane, The Ruins of Crestfall, and The Crackling Sea
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 306,160. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
They stole her mate, so she stole the night. Ninox: Pride leader. Murderer. Vanguard. Mother. When the Ashen Weald captured Cherine, they made a grave mistake. In the months since the bog expedition, bodies have begun appearing in the night. Is this the owl gryphon’s vengeance? Or is something more sinister haunting the night? Includes three complete gryphon novels.
Opinicus
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,720. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » General
Just when victory seemed inevitable for the Seraph King, his forces withdrew to the far reaches of the continent. Now the seas are full of treacherous flamingos, the poison reeve’s assassins stalk the desert, and the armies of the Golden Sky hunt gryphons across the air. Now the hope of the continent rests upon the wings of one small forest gryphon.
The Crackling Sea
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 138,200. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Years ago, Satra left the leader of the Crackling Sea to die in the conflagration. Still haunted by the nightmares of what he did to her pride, she believed his corpse rested under the ashes of the Redwood Valley... until a bloody wingsaw showed up outside the throne room.
Blue Eyes and Other Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,390. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
On the shortest night of the year, blue eyes pierce the snowstorm. The elusive gryphons of the frozen taiga are beautiful, mysterious, and nearly extinct. As the days grow short and danger lurks around every corner, their eyes turn a bright blue. This short story collection set in the world of Eyrie follows several famous taiga gryphons during their most trying times.
Gryphon Insurrection Boxed Set One: Eyrie, Ashen Weald, and Starling
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 303,210. Language: American English. Published: September 7, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Zeph thrills at the wind in his wings and the hunt for wild parrot. As a simple forest gryphon, he never thought much about his sophisticated city-dwelling cousins living in the lofty eyrie at the edge of the woods. But his carefree life turns upside down when he comes across a young city gryphon stunned by her discovery of a field littered with slaughtered animals.
The Ruins of Crestfall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,280. Language: American English. Published: September 7, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Something haunts the desert, something that was once an opinicus. Cherine—scholar, adventurer, metal-beak, and popular kidnapping victim. While his old mate and friends fight for his amnesty, he lives out his exile in the aneda forest. When Zeph and Kia approach him about hunting down the infamous Nighthaunt, he’s all too happy to leave his hovel behind.
Reevesbane
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,370. Language: American English. Published: September 7, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
They stole her mate, so she stole the night. Ninox. Pride leader. Murderer. Vanguard. Mother. When the Ashen Weald captured Cherine, they made a grave mistake. In the months since the bog expedition, bodies have begun appearing in the night. Is this the owl gryphon’s vengeance? Or is something more sinister haunting the night?
Starling
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,510. Language: American English. Published: September 7, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Lost eyrie ruins, a horde of rabid starlings, and a sinister discovery at a lost dig site. Tresh is an aquatic gryphon on a mission. She watched her home burn and the last of her family disappear into the bog. Now she’ll do anything to join an elite rescue team searching for survivors. A rescue team led by the same gryphon who killed her nieces and nephews.
Ashen Weald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,520. Language: American English. Published: September 7, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A world on fire. A gryphon army. A mysterious sickness. For years, Satra rotted in the dungeon depths while her kin were forced to wage wars to keep her safe. Now the eyrie is ash and she controls the largest army the continent has ever seen. As her opinicus enemies plot and scheme, she sets her sights on the Crackling Sea, where the last of her kin are held hostage.
Eyrie
Price: Free! Words: 67,560. Language: American English. Published: September 7, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Zeph thrills at the wind in his wings and the hunt for wild parrot. As a simple forest gryphon, he never thought much about his sophisticated city-dwelling cousins living in the lofty eyrie at the edge of the woods. But his carefree life turns upside down when he comes across a young city gryphon stunned by her discovery of a field littered with slaughtered animals.