Ahoy there me mateys! I received this sci-fi eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. So here be me honest musings . . . do you dream of terra-two? (Temi Oh) Title: do you dream of terra-two? Author: Temi Oh Publisher: Saga Press Publication Date: TODAY! (e-book) - hardcover was 3/7/19 ISBN: 978-1471171246 … Continue reading Walk the Plank – do you dream of terra-two? (Temi Oh)
Ahoy there me mateys! I received this fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. So here be me honest musings . . . magic for liars (Sarah Gailey) Title: magic for liars Author: Sarah Gailey Publisher: Macmillian-Tor/Forge Publication Date: TODAY!! (hardcover/e-book) ISBN: 978-1250174611 Source: NetGalley I was excited to read this full-length … Continue reading Walk the Plank On the Horizon – magic for liars (Sarah Gailey) – yet again I be in the minority
Ahoy there me mateys! This here be the third book in my Scallywagathon 2019 Challenge. Challenge three was Angle of attack: a book about a problem facing society. Dry is a book about water shortages in California and the consequences of long term drought. Water rights issues are very serious and complex and I find … Continue reading Walk the Plank – Dry (Neal Shusterman & Jarrod Shusterman) – a rant with spoilers!
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 that Walks the Plank – the silent patient (Alex Michaelides)
Ahoy there me mateys! I slowly be working me way through the novels by Daryl Gregory. This is me fourth book of his but by far me least favourite of the bunch so far. Part of that may be that it is a first novel. Part of it was the resolution. And part of it … Continue reading Walk the Plank – pandemonium (Daryl Gregory)
Ahoy there me mateys! I really wanted to like this book. I really did. The book is an alternate history of Victorian England where sin is marked in a person by Smoke that pours out of their skin. The rich rule in absolute authority because they be clean and seemingly free of Smoke. The poor … Continue reading Walk the Plank – smoke (Dan Vyleta)
Ahoy there me mateys! This be the second book in me Ports for Plunder - 19 Books in 2019 list. I had been on the fence about this book for quite some time. But the book won the 2018 Goodreads Choice for best debut author and then I read matey Paul @ paul'spicks review and so … Continue reading Walk the Plank – children of blood and bone (Tomi Adeyemi)