Hear ye hear ye me mateys! I announce an additional broadside to me Captain’s log. What is a broadside ye ask? Traditionally: A broadside is the side of a ship, the battery of cannon on one side of a warship; or their coordinated fire in naval warfare. From the 16th century until the early decades … Continue reading Broadside No. 7 – an author advertisement
Ahoy there me mateys! the wanderer (Sharon Creech) I previously read two novels by this author: walk two moons (Newbery Medal Winner) and chasing redbird.(ALA Best Book for Young Adults). When I found a copy of her Newbery Honor Book about an adventure across the ocean on a sailboat at a Friends of the Library … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – the wanderer (Sharon Creech)
Yo ho ho me mateys! The day is at hand. Ye can finally get yer grubby mitts on this delightful booty: the demon girl’s song (Susan Jane Bigelow) Title: the demon girl’s song Author: Susan Jane Bigelow Publisher: Dreaming Robot Press Publication Date: TODAY! ISBN: 9781940924151 To read me previous review of the novel click … Continue reading Captured Horizons – the demon girl’s song (Susan Jane Bigelow)
Ahoy there mateys! Thought I would take a break from the e-Arc extravaganza. Though the first mate and I have very different reading tastes, occasionally we do recommend books to each other. Books the first mate introduced to me included xom-b, holes, and the perks of being a wallflower. He and I both read the … Continue reading Tidings from the Crew – son of the black sword (Larry Correia)
Happy International Talk Like a Pirate Day! Avast me beauties! Grab yer grog, yer wenches, yer parrots an' yerselfs an' celebrate with yer Captain. From the lowliest bilge rat to the scurviest dog in the crow's nest, indulge yer inner pirate. It's a day where even ye landlubbers can develop sea legs and participate in … Continue reading Shiver me Timbers! Guess what today is . . .
Yo ho ho me mateys! The day is at hand. Ye can finally get yer grubby mitts on this delightful booty: crosstalk (Connie Willis) Title: crosstalk Author: Connie Willis Publisher: Orion Publishing Group Publication Date: TODAY! (in the UK) ISBN: 9781473200937 To read me previous review of the novel click here! To buy the … Continue reading Captured Horizons – crosstalk (Connie Willis)
Ahoy there me mateys! I received this fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. So here be me honest musings . . . cold-forged flame (Marie Brennan) Title: cold-forged flame Author: Marie Brennan Publisher: Macmillian-Tor/Forge Publication Date: September 13, 2016 (paperback/e-book) ISBN: 9780765391391 Source: NetGalley I had previously read this author's warrior/witch … Continue reading On the Horizon – cold-forged flame (Marie Brennan)