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!

Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – the mermaid, the witch, and the sea (Maggie Tokuda-Hall) – a Wyrd & Wonder Book!

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 . . . the mermaid, the witch, and the sea (Maggie Tokuda-Hall) Title: the mermaid, the witch, and the sea Author: Maggie Tokuda-Hall Publisher: Candlewick Press Publication Date: Yesterday!! (hardback/e-book) … Continue reading Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – the mermaid, the witch, and the sea (Maggie Tokuda-Hall) – a Wyrd & Wonder Book!

Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – the last human (Zack Jordan)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this sci-fi eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . the last human (Zack Jordan) Title: the last human Author: Zack Jordan Publisher: Random House Publishing Group – Ballantine Publication Date: TODAY! (hardback/e-book) ISBN: 978-0451499813 Source: NetGalley I was … Continue reading Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – the last human (Zack Jordan)

Abandoned Ship Off the Charts! – bringing down the duke (Evie Dunmore) – a romance novel fail!

Ahoy there me mateys!  For those of ye who are new to me log, a word: though this log’s focus is on sci-fi, fantasy, and young adult, this Captain does have broader reading tastes.  Occasionally I will share some novels that I enjoyed that are off the charts (a non sci-fi, fantasy, or young adult … Continue reading Abandoned Ship Off the Charts! – bringing down the duke (Evie Dunmore) – a romance novel fail!

Abandoned Ship! – the psychology of time travel (Kate Mascarenhas) – a 19 in 2019 book!

Ahoy there me mateys!  This be the eighteenth book in me Ports for Plunder - 19 Books in 2019 list.  When I went to read this book, I realized that there was a problem.  I didn't actually own it like I thought I did!  I currently have a self-imposed rule that I can only buy … Continue reading Abandoned Ship! – the psychology of time travel (Kate Mascarenhas) – a 19 in 2019 book!

Abandoned Ship! – chilling effect (Valerie Valdes) – It’s Sci-Fi Month!

Ahoy there me mateys!  I am sorry to say that yet another book has been abandoned.  I really, really wanted to like this one.  It has an awesome cover: The cover says "Kidnappers.  Alien emperors. Psychic cats. And she's out of coffee."  The psychic cats were of course what led me to pick up the … Continue reading Abandoned Ship! – chilling effect (Valerie Valdes) – It’s Sci-Fi Month!

Abandoned Ship! – hot head (Simon Ings) – a 19 in 2019 book!

Ahoy there me mateys!  This be the thirteenth book in me Ports for Plunder - 19 Books in 2019 list.  When I went to read this book, I realized that there was a problem.  The library had unloaded this book from their catalogue!  Not a good sign.  I currently have a self-imposed rule that I … Continue reading Abandoned Ship! – hot head (Simon Ings) – a 19 in 2019 book!

Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – the good luck girls (Charlotte Nicole Davis)

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 . . . the good luck girls (Charlotte Nicole Davis) Title: the good luck girls Author: Charlotte Nicole Davis Publisher: Tor Teen Publication Date: TODAY!! (hardback/e-book) ISBN: 978-1250299703 Source: NetGalley … Continue reading Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – the good luck girls (Charlotte Nicole Davis)

Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – last ones left alive (Sarah Davis-Goff)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this sci-fi eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . last ones left alive (Sarah Davis-Goff) Title: last ones left alive Author: Sarah Davis-Goff Publisher: Flatiron Books Publication Date: TODAY! (hardback/e-book in U.S.) ISBN: 978-1250235220 Source: NetGalley I picked … Continue reading Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – last ones left alive (Sarah Davis-Goff)