Tidings from the Crew – galaxy quest (1999) movie review – old sci-fi movie reviews continue!

Ahoy there mateys!  I am not a big movie watcher but sci-fi month of 2019 started this trend with total recall (1990) and sphere (1998).  This review is slightly different because I have actually seen this movie before.  The First Mate has seen practically every movie of the 80s and 90s and when we met … Continue reading Tidings from the Crew – galaxy quest (1999) movie review – old sci-fi movie reviews continue!

Off the Charts with Tidings from the Crew – the poisoner’s handbook (Deborah Blum)

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 Off the Charts with Tidings from the Crew – the poisoner’s handbook (Deborah Blum)

Tidings from the Crew – house of the assassins (Larry Correia)

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: house of assassins (Larry Correia) We listened to and … Continue reading Tidings from the Crew – house of the assassins (Larry Correia)

Tidings from the Crew – sphere (1998) movie review – cause total recall was so much fun!

Ahoy there mateys!  I am not a big movie watcher and have only ever reviewed one movie here at the Captain's Quarters - total recall (1990) - and that was because of this year's Sci-Fi Month.  I blame this second review on Matey Sarah @ hamlets&hyperspace's comments in that post who told me I should … Continue reading Tidings from the Crew – sphere (1998) movie review – cause total recall was so much fun!

Tidings from the Crew – total recall (1990) movie review – It’s Sci-Fi Month!

Ahoy there mateys!  I am not a big movie watcher and thus have never reviewed a movie here at the Captain's Quarters.  I blame this review on Matey Cupcakes and Machetes who did a list of top 5 favourite sci-fi movies.  On it was the movie total recall (1990) which I had a) never seen … Continue reading Tidings from the Crew – total recall (1990) movie review – It’s Sci-Fi Month!

Second Reflections – a Muster of 3 Mini-Reviews of YA Classics and 1 Adult Classic

Ahoy there me mateys!  I have read more books this year then there are days left to review them individually.  So today I bring ye a muster of mini-reviews.  What be a muster? Well the Oxford English Dictionary defines it as: assemble (troops) especially for inspection or for battle; collect or assemble (a number or … Continue reading Second Reflections – a Muster of 3 Mini-Reviews of YA Classics and 1 Adult Classic

Second Reflections with Tidings from the Crew – the mouse and the motorcycle (Beverly Cleary)

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.  Here I take a second look at a previously enjoyed novel and give me crew me … Continue reading Second Reflections with Tidings from the Crew – the mouse and the motorcycle (Beverly Cleary)