The Captain’s Log – jackaby (William Ritter)

Ahoy there me mateys!  The crew swaps tales of how good this series be and I needed a new audiobook so I listened to their recommendation.  Glad I did cause this be so much fun. The story is told from the perspective of Abigail Rook who has just landed in a New England port with … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – jackaby (William Ritter)

Walk the Plank On the Horizon – divine heretic (Jaime Lee Moyer)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this historical fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . Title: divine heretic Author: Jaime Lee Moyer Publisher: Quercus Books Publication Date: TODAY!!! (U.S. paperback/e-book) ISBN: 978-1787479241 Source: NetGalley The cover drew me in, I have heard good things … Continue reading Walk the Plank On the Horizon – divine heretic (Jaime Lee Moyer)

Walk the Plank On the Horizon – the future is yours (Dan Frey)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this sci-fi eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . Title: the future is yours Author: Dan Frey Publisher: Random House Publishing Group – Ballantine Del Ray Publication Date: Next Tuesday!!! (hardcover/e-book) ISBN: 978-0593158210 Source:  NetGalley This book just did … Continue reading Walk the Plank On the Horizon – the future is yours (Dan Frey)

3 Bells that Walk the Plank- light of impossible stars (Gareth L. Powell) – It’s Sci-Fi Month!

Ahoy me mateys!  Grab your grog!  Here be book 3 of the 10th installment of the 3 Bells trilogy showcase where for 3 days straight I will be reviewing 3 books in a row.  The catch is that the 3 books will showcase an entire trilogy.  So throw your 3 sheets to the wind and … Continue reading 3 Bells that Walk the Plank- light of impossible stars (Gareth L. Powell) – It’s Sci-Fi Month!

Walk the Plank – the ugly princess (Henderson Smith) – a 20 in 2020 book and unpopular opinion!

Ahoy there mateys!  This be the second book of the year from me 20 in 2020 ports for plunder list.  This was a fast read but extremely unsatisfying.  I really don't get how people think this is good. Now to be fair, the premise sounds awesome.  The story follows Olive who is the last in … Continue reading Walk the Plank – the ugly princess (Henderson Smith) – a 20 in 2020 book and unpopular opinion!

The Captain’s Log – apex (Mercedes Lackey) – Another series finished! Dang it had problems.

Ahoy there me mateys!  So I have been a fan of Mercedes Lackey ever since I picked up her Valdemar books as a kid.  This book is the last of the Hunter trilogy.  While I try to post no spoilers, if ye haven't read the first two then ye have been forewarned and continue at … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – apex (Mercedes Lackey) – Another series finished! Dang it had problems.

Walk the Plank – beauty and the clockwork beast (Nancy Campbell Allen) – unpopular opinion time!!

Ahoy there mateys!  Aye, this be another romance so quickly after abandoning ship on the last one but this one was supposed to be different!  Ye see it was described as "Jane Eyre meets Beauty and the Beast."  These be two of me favorite stories.  It is a steampunk fantasy romance.  It has vampires and … Continue reading Walk the Plank – beauty and the clockwork beast (Nancy Campbell Allen) – unpopular opinion time!!

Walk the Plank – use of weapons (Iain M. Banks) – unpopular opinion time!!

Ahoy there mateys!  Several years ago, I was lamenting that there were no standalones that were somehow intertwined in one universe or world.  Me brain is usually a sieve and lots of time in-between books in trilogies and such means that I lose details and sometimes have to start the series over.  I wanted the … Continue reading Walk the Plank – use of weapons (Iain M. Banks) – unpopular opinion time!!