Shiver Me Timbers! NetGalley Rejections! Part Seventeen

Ahoy there me mateys!  With more NetGalley rejections piling up, I had a hankering to do another one of these posts.  For those scalawags new to the crew, me blog started in January 2016.  It originally took several months for me to learn about NetGalley and then attempt to use it.  In fact, my first … Continue reading Shiver Me Timbers! NetGalley Rejections! Part Seventeen

On the Horizon – the silver bullets of annie oakley (Mercedes Lackey)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received a copy of this fantasy novella eArc from NetGalley in exchange for me honest musings.  This be the sixteenth book in the series.  While I try to post no spoilers, if ye keep reading this log then ye have been forewarned and continue at yer own peril . . … Continue reading On the Horizon – the silver bullets of annie oakley (Mercedes Lackey)

Here Be Dragons – the keeley & associates series (Layla Lawlor) – an urban fantasy series I enjoyed!

Ahoy there me mateys!  I binged this series.  The four books are pretty short (80 to 172 pages).  The main character is detective James Keeley who doesn't have a lot of money but does have a magical gun. dragon & detective - In book one (the shortest) Keely is hired by a dragon to solve … Continue reading Here Be Dragons – the keeley & associates series (Layla Lawlor) – an urban fantasy series I enjoyed!

On the Horizon – where the drowned girls go (Seanan McGuire)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received a copy of this young adult fantasy novella eArc from NetGalley in exchange for me honest musings.  This be the seventh book in the series.  While I try to post no spoilers, if ye keep reading this log then ye have been forewarned and continue at yer own peril … Continue reading On the Horizon – where the drowned girls go (Seanan McGuire)

The Captain’s Log – a Muster of Mini-Reviews of the Remaining 2021 Books!

Ahoy there me mateys!  I have read more books this year then there are days left to review them individually.  So today I bring ye a muster of mini-reviews.  What be a muster? Well the Oxford English Dictionary defines it as: assemble (troops) especially for inspection or for battle; collect or assemble (a number or … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – a Muster of Mini-Reviews of the Remaining 2021 Books!

Shiver me Timbers! The 2021 Hugo Winners – The Conclusion!

Ahoy there me mateys!  The Hugo Winners have been announced!  Let’s see how I did.  I be using the list as published on Tor.com with links to me reviews where applicable.  The winners are listed in bold.  A reminder that I only be tracking the categories of specific interest to me.  They be: Best Novel Black Sun, … Continue reading Shiver me Timbers! The 2021 Hugo Winners – The Conclusion!