Broadside No. 13 – 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. 13 – an author advertisement

Advertisements

Abandon Ship – like a boss (Adam Rakunas)

It's time to abandon ship me mateys!  And oh I be highly disappointed.  I just re-read the first book of the series, windswept and gave it me second reflections.  While I still loved that novel, I should have skipped this one completely.  I made it to page 51 of 375.  Two things made me grumpy:  … Continue reading Abandon Ship – like a boss (Adam Rakunas)

On the Horizon – select (Marit Weisenberg)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this young adult sci-fi eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . select (Marit Weisenberg) Title: select Author: Marit Weisenberg Publisher: Charlesbridge Teen Publication Date: October 3, 2017 (hardcover/e-book) ISBN: 9781580898065 Source: NetGalley This was a book I stumbled … Continue reading On the Horizon – select (Marit Weisenberg)

On the Horizon – missing (Kelley Armstrong)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this young adult crime thriller eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . missing (Kelley Armstrong) Title: missing Author: Kelley Armstrong Publisher: Random House Children's Crown Books for Young Readers Publication Date: TODAY!!! (Hardcover/E-book) ISBN:     978-0399550324 Source:  NetGalley … Continue reading On the Horizon – missing (Kelley Armstrong)

Tidings from the Crew – the wool trilogy (Hugh Howey)

Ahoy there mateys!  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 following: the wool series (Hugh Howey) We were talking about … Continue reading Tidings from the Crew – the wool trilogy (Hugh Howey)