Ahoy there me mateys! As much as I sometimes lament me NetGalley rejections, there be no doubt that the publishers be good to me. In fact I was granted four e-Arcs that are all being released on July 17, 2018! Oops!! I normally try to space me e-Arcs out and not request more than one … Continue reading Shiver me Timbers! – An e-Arrrrc Extravaganza Challenge Begins!
Ahoy there me mateys! So this book be a young adult fantasy novel that was just an okay read for me. I be conflicted. Overall it was enjoyable, but I wish it had been much better. This was one of those instances where there were too many plot-lines. Ye have a) the romance subplot; b) … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – onyx & ivory (Mindee Arnett)
Ahoy there me mateys! Here I continue me trend of awesome novellas published by Tor.com. The first mate is the one who found this sci-fi offering at a local library and wanted to read it. I read the premise and had to read it first! Arrr! I actually didn't realize that this was a Tor … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – the murders of molly southbourne (Tade Thompson)
Ahoy there me mateys! This was another audiobook that I picked up because it takes place at the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina and because of the wonderful cover: I loved the setting of the book. I visited the Biltmore Estate as a younger human and had so much fun there. Both the house … Continue reading Walk the Plank – serafina and the black cloak (Robert Beatty)
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 – pretty girls (Karin Slaughter)
Ahoy there me mateys! I received this young adult fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. So here be me honest musings . . . the transfigured hart (Jane Yolen) Title: the transfigured hart Author: Jane Yolen Publisher: Tachyon Publications Publication Date: Available Now!!! (e-book) ISBN: 978-1616961626 Source: NetGalley I have been a … Continue reading On the Horizon – the transfigured hart (Jane Yolen)
Ahoy there me mateys! I received this urban fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. So here be me honest musings . . . rough justice (Kelley Armstrong) Title: rough justice Author: Kelley Armstrong Publisher: Subterranean Press Publication Date: TODAY!!! (hardcover/e-book) ISBN: 978-1596068568 Source: NetGalley The cover drew me in and three things … Continue reading On the Horizon – rough justice (Kelley Armstrong)