Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – she who become the sun (Shelley Parker-Chan) – unpopular opinion time!

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . Title: she who became the sun Author: Shelley Parker-Chan Publisher: Macmillian/Tor-Forge Publication Date: TODAY!! (hardback/e-book) ISBN: 978-1250621801 Source: NetGalley This book lured me in with its promise of a … Continue reading Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – she who become the sun (Shelley Parker-Chan) – unpopular opinion time!

Abandoned Ship – wilder girls (Rory Power)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I wish I would have read reviews of this one before embarking on the journey.  I had been interested in this because of the blurb and because it was a Goodreads Choice Award Nominee for Young Adult Fantasy & Science Fiction (2019). I needed an audio book and this was available. … Continue reading Abandoned Ship – wilder girls (Rory Power)

Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – the shadow of the gods (John Gwynne) – It’s Wyrd and Wonder!

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . Title: the shadow of the gods Author: John Gwynne Publisher: Orbit Books Publication Date: Available Now!!! (paperback/e-book) ISBN: 978-0356514185 Source: NetGalley Unpopular opinion time!  I had previously read the author's … Continue reading Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – the shadow of the gods (John Gwynne) – It’s Wyrd and Wonder!

Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – the unfinished land (Greg Bear)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . Title: the unfinished lands Author: Greg Bear Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Publication Date: TOMORROW!! (hardback/e-book) ISBN: 978-1328589903 Source: NetGalley I have enjoyed Greg Bear's work before and the concept of … Continue reading Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – the unfinished land (Greg Bear)

Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – the forever sea (Joshua Phillip Johnson) – unpopular opinion time!

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . Title: the forever sea Author: Joshua Phillip Johnson Publisher: DAW Publication Date: TODAY!! (hardback/e-book) ISBN: 978-0756417031 Source: NetGalley I really, really wanted to love this book.  Just look at … Continue reading Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – the forever sea (Joshua Phillip Johnson) – unpopular opinion time!

Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – fable (Adrienne Young) – a pirate book that didn’t float me boat!

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 . . . fable (Adrienne Young) Title: fable Author: Adrienne Young Publisher: Wednesday Books Publication Date: TODAY!! (hardback/e-book) ISBN: 978-1250254368 Source: NetGalley I had heard good things about this author's … Continue reading Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – fable (Adrienne Young) – a pirate book that didn’t float me boat!

Abandoned Ship – highfire (Eoin Colfer) – the book sucked but I learned cool things!

Ahoy there me mateys!  This book was so not for me.  The humor was juvenile and too filled with poop, vomit, and stupid.  The characters felt like caricatures of Bayou life and none of them were redeemable.  The plot was dumb and uninteresting but I kept reading because I wanted the dragon to be cool.  … Continue reading Abandoned Ship – highfire (Eoin Colfer) – the book sucked but I learned cool things!

Abandoned Ship – fortune’s fool (Angela Boord) – another 2019 SPFBO book

Ahoy there me mateys!  This book was the second book on me list from SPFBO #5 in 2019.  I recently read the book from that year that sounded the coolest and it freakin' rocked (and won).  This placed second in the contest and also sounded like the book for me.  Sadly I only made it … Continue reading Abandoned Ship – fortune’s fool (Angela Boord) – another 2019 SPFBO book

Abandoned Ship with Tidings from the Crew – zodiac (Neal Stephenson) – a 20 in 2020 novel!

Ahoy there me mateys!  This review has a twist.  The First Mate and I both read this one (sort of)!  We discussed the book and I enjoyed his viewpoint so I ordered asked him to write a review.  So you get one from me and a bonus additional review from me crew.  Please note that … Continue reading Abandoned Ship with Tidings from the Crew – zodiac (Neal Stephenson) – a 20 in 2020 novel!

Abandoned Ship! – the quick (Lauren Owen) – a 20 in 2020 book!

Ahoy there me mateys!  This year be crazy so this is only book three in me Ports for Plunder - 20 Books in 2020 list.  Lots of reviews talk about The Twist.  I was spoiled by other Goodreads reviews back when I put together the 20 in 2020 list.  I decided to read it anyway … Continue reading Abandoned Ship! – the quick (Lauren Owen) – a 20 in 2020 book!