The Captain’s Log – war girls (Tochi Onyebuchi) – It’s Sci-Fi Month!

Ahoy there me mateys!  With an awesome cover and cool premise, I thought for sure that I would love this one.  Instead it was very uneven. The story is a dystopian sci-fi drawn from the Nigerian and Biafra civil war of the 1960s.  It takes place in 2172 after the planet has been decimated from … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – war girls (Tochi Onyebuchi) – It’s Sci-Fi Month!

The Captain’s Log – feed (M.T. Anderson)

Ahoy there me mateys.  I have been wanting to read this book for a long time.  I know that I just read another book about implants but an audio copy of this was in the hold of a local library and so I commandeered it.  From Scalzi's BrainPal in the Old Man's War series to … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – feed (M.T. Anderson)

The Captain’s Log – only ever yours (Louise O’ Neill)

**** trigger warning - blood, bullying, drug use, eating disorders, fatphobia, homophobia, self-harm, suicide, violence, vomit **** Ahoy there me mateys.  I have been wanting to read this book for a long time.  I was reminded of it by a Top Three Thursday post by Sammi @ onebookishgirl.  A copy was in the hold of … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – only ever yours (Louise O’ Neill)