Broadside No. 10 – an author advertisement

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. 10 – an author advertisement

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The Captain’s Log – the wave speaker (J.S. Bangs)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I discovered this novella with the premise of "Pirates. Sharks. And a woman walking across the sea in a storm."  Well a sea story always strikes me fancy and with a tagline like that I decided to give it a go.  At 75 pages this was a fast and enjoyable read. … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – the wave speaker (J.S. Bangs)

The Captain’s Log – the thirteenth princess (Diane Zahler)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I am a fan of fairytale retellings and so when I saw the title and this cover: I was intrigued.  It is a retelling of the 12 Dancing Princesses and I love that story.  The highlights of this story were the main character, Zita and her friend Breckin, the stableboy.  I … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – the thirteenth princess (Diane Zahler)

The Captain’s Log – if you could be mine (Sara Farizan)

Ahoy there me mateys!  As a reader I tend to have me favorite genres and authors.  However I also like to experience new cultures and ideas.  That is one of the best things about having this Log - I get recommendations on novels from readers all over the world. One of me more favorite things … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – if you could be mine (Sara Farizan)