The Captain’s Log – to be taught, if fortunate (Becky Chambers)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I absolutely fell in love with this author's Wayfarer series and was so glad it won the Hugo for best series this year.  So I was super excited to read this novella even if it be set in another world.  I was not disappointed. Becky Chamber's website describes the novella like … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – to be taught, if fortunate (Becky Chambers)

Shiver Me Timbers! A Series Shake-Down – Part Two

Shiver Me Timbers mateys!  Me Series be spiraling out of control!  Many of me crew lament and wail about how series never seem to be finished and are hard to keep track of.  That got me to thinking about what series still be languishing in the hold hoping for love and completion.  Now here be … Continue reading Shiver Me Timbers! A Series Shake-Down – Part Two

On the Horizon – the vela (Yoon Ha Lee, Becky Chambers, S.L. Huang, Rivers Solomon)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this sci-fi eARC from Serial Box in exchange for an honest review.  Here be me honest musings. . . Title: the vela Authors: Yoon Ha Lee, Becky Chambers, S.L. Huang, Rivers Solomon Concept created by Lydia Shamah Publisher: Serial Box Publication Date: TODAY !!! (e-book/audio book) Source: Publisher Well … Continue reading On the Horizon – the vela (Yoon Ha Lee, Becky Chambers, S.L. Huang, Rivers Solomon)

The Captain’s Log – record of a spaceborn few (Becky Chambers)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I absolutely fell in love with this author's first and second novels.  This is the third book in the Wayfarers series.  It actually can be read as a stand-alone, though I still recommend readin' them in order. What I find fascinating about this series is how each book feels so different … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – record of a spaceborn few (Becky Chambers)

The Captain’s Log – a closed and common orbit (Becky Chambers)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I absolutely fell in love with this author's novel the long way to a small, angry planet.  In fact, readin' me review after all this time made me heart happy as I recaptured the feel of how great that book truly was.  While this book is the second book in the … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – a closed and common orbit (Becky Chambers)

The Captain’s Log – the long way to a small, angry planet (Becky Chambers)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I discovered this here space opera when perusing the 2016 Arthur C. Clarke shortlist.  It sounded awesome.  And it was. The novel is the story of a ship called the Wayfarer and its crew.  The ship is a tunneler that helps create the wormholes through space for other ships so that … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – the long way to a small, angry planet (Becky Chambers)