Tidings from the Crew – piranesi (Susanna Clarke)

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: piranesi (Susanna Clarke) We read and talked about the … Continue reading Tidings from the Crew – piranesi (Susanna Clarke)

The Captain’s Log – how rory thorne destroyed the multiverse (K. Eason)

Ahoy there me mateys!  The lovely cover drew me attention and the quirky premise hooked me.  This is the first book in a duology that has fairy tale tropes but takes place in space.  And, seriously, it so worked for me. The tone (kinda silly) and storytelling style (omnipresent narrator) did take some getting used … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – how rory thorne destroyed the multiverse (K. Eason)

Tidings from the Crew – oona out of order (Margarita Montimore) – Unpopular Opinion Time!

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: oona out of order (Margarita Montimore) We read and … Continue reading Tidings from the Crew – oona out of order (Margarita Montimore) – Unpopular Opinion Time!

The Captain’s Log – the lore of prometheus (Graham Austin-King)

Ahoy there me mateys!  This book has been on me list ever since it was featured by Matey Lynn @ lynn'sbookblog in the SPFBO #5 in 2019.  It is a military fantasy and the tagline caught me: John Carver has three rules: Don’t drink in the daytime, don’t gamble when the luck has gone, and … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – the lore of prometheus (Graham Austin-King)

The Captain’s Log – uncommon echoes series (Sharon Shinn) – the series makes no real sense but I liked it anyway!

Ahoy there me mateys!  I absolutely love Sharon Shinn and featured her works in me Broadside No. 2.  I finished the Elemental Blessings series, was sad and then Matey Nicole @ bookwyrmknits told me that this YA series existed and of course I had to track it down.  The author's website describes the world of … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – uncommon echoes series (Sharon Shinn) – the series makes no real sense but I liked it anyway!

On the Horizon – the bone shard daughter (Andrea Stewart)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . the bone shard daughter (Andrea Stewart) Title: the bone shard daughter Author: Andrea Stewart Publisher: Orbit Books Publication Date: TODAY!! (hardcover & e-book) ISBN: 978-0316541428 Source: NetGalley This book … Continue reading On the Horizon – the bone shard daughter (Andrea Stewart)

Tidings from the Crew – hollow kingdom (Kira Jane Buxton) – the First Mate and I don’t completely agree!

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: hollow kingdom (Kira Jane Buxton) We read and talked … Continue reading Tidings from the Crew – hollow kingdom (Kira Jane Buxton) – the First Mate and I don’t completely agree!

Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – fable (Adrienne Young) – a pirate book that didn’t float me boat!

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 . . . fable (Adrienne Young) Title: fable Author: Adrienne Young Publisher: Wednesday Books Publication Date: TODAY!! (hardback/e-book) ISBN: 978-1250254368 Source: NetGalley I had heard good things about this author's … Continue reading Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – fable (Adrienne Young) – a pirate book that didn’t float me boat!

On the Horizon – in the shadows of men (Robert Jackson Bennett)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this horror fantasy novella eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here are me honest musings . . . in the shadows of men (Robert Jackson Bennett) Title: in the shadows of men Author: Robert Jackson Bennett Publisher: Subterranean Press Publication Date: TODAY!! (hardback) ISBN: 978-1596069879 … Continue reading On the Horizon – in the shadows of men (Robert Jackson Bennett)

On the Horizon – driftwood (Marie Brennan)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this fantasy eARC from Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . driftwood (Marie Brennan) Title: driftwood Authors: Marie Brennan Publisher: Tachyon Publications Publication Date: TODAY!! (paperback & e-book) ISBN: 978-1616963460 Source: Edelweiss I love Marie Brennan and Tachyon Publications so I … Continue reading On the Horizon – driftwood (Marie Brennan)