Wayfare Wednesdays! A Travelogue of Ports Unknown! Scotland Day One

Ahoy there me mateys!  Welcome to the newest installment on me Log, Wayfare Wednesdays!  As ye scalawags know, yer Captain always be spending me time dreaming of the next far off ports and searching of a good adventure.  So I thought I would give the crew some insight into the fascinating people, places, and things … Continue reading Wayfare Wednesdays! A Travelogue of Ports Unknown! Scotland Day One

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The Captain’s Log – the falcons of fire and ice (Karen Maitland) – a 19 in 2019 book!

Ahoy there me mateys!  This be the twelfth book in me Ports for Plunder - 19 Books in 2019 list.  I have wanted to read this book for a long time.  I discovered it back in the days when I had no blog and even less money than I do now.  So first I read … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – the falcons of fire and ice (Karen Maitland) – a 19 in 2019 book!

On the Horizon – saving fable (Scott Reintgen)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this middle-grade fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . saving fable (Scott Reintgen) Title: saving fable Author: Scott Reintgen Publisher: Crown Books for Young Readers Publication Date: Tomorrow, September 17, 2019!!! (hardback/e-book) ISBN: 978-0525646686 Source: NetGalley When … Continue reading On the Horizon – saving fable (Scott Reintgen)

The Captain’s Log – the memory police (Yōko Ogawa)

Ahoy there me mateys!  Matey Sarah @ hamlets&hyperspace had an awesome review that led me to this amazing read.  She said: The writing and the translation (done, I believe, by Stephen Snyder) are beautifully done.  It doesn’t seem like anything special at first, and I don’t recall any passages that made me think: ‘I need to … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – the memory police (Yōko Ogawa)

The Captain’s Log – the forgotten book (Mechthild Gläser)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I wanted to read this book ever since I saw the wonderful cover: I requested it from NetGalley as an eArc and was denied.  And then I kept forgetting about this book (Hardy har har!).  But no matter, I have finally managed to read this and I am glad that I … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – the forgotten book (Mechthild Gläser)

Wayfare Wednesdays! A Travelogue of Ports Unknown! Norway Day Five

Ahoy there me mateys!  Welcome to the newest installment on me Log, Wayfare Wednesdays!  As ye scalawags know, yer Captain always be spending me time dreaming of the next far off ports and searching of a good adventure.  So I thought I would give the crew some insight into the fascinating people, places, and things … Continue reading Wayfare Wednesdays! A Travelogue of Ports Unknown! Norway Day Five

On the Horizon – pet (Akwaeke Emezi) – a very important read

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this young adult fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . pet (Akwaeke Emezi) Title: pet Author: Akwaeke Emezi Publisher: Random House Children's / Make Me a World Publication Date: TODAY!! (hardcover/e-book) ISBN: 978-0525647072 Source: NetGalley I wanted … Continue reading On the Horizon – pet (Akwaeke Emezi) – a very important read