Second Reflections with Tidings from the Crew – moby dick (Herman Melville)

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 – moby dick (Herman Melville)

Off the Charts with Tidings from the Crew – the alienist (Caleb Carr)

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 alienist (Caleb Carr)

Tidings from the Crew – the order of time (Carlo Rovelli) – the keep or keelhaul edition

Ahoy there me mateys!  Though I did manage to actually read and then review a book yesterday, blustery winds and crazy seas are still severely limiting the time I have to read.  So here be a Tidings post with a twist!  The First Mate is on an adventure elsewhere and has been reading like a … Continue reading Tidings from the Crew – the order of time (Carlo Rovelli) – the keep or keelhaul edition

Off the Charts with Tidings from the Crew – norco ’80 (Peter Houlahan) – the keep or keelhaul edition

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 – norco ’80 (Peter Houlahan) – the keep or keelhaul edition

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)