The Captain’s Log – fly by night (Frances Hardinge)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I was in a mood where I wasn't sure what I wanted to read.  Then I read Matey Nicky's review of this book where she said: I have to admit that, primed by Untitled Goose Game, I was on Saracen’s side in all of this. In any given scene, at any … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – fly by night (Frances Hardinge)

The Captain’s Log – the twisted ones (T. Kingfisher)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I continue the foray into this author's works and am so loving it.  I actually loved this fantasy horror novel even better than the hollow places.  Like that book, this one is inspired by prior works in the genre.  Like that read, I didn't read the original before tackling this one.  … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – the twisted ones (T. Kingfisher)

The Captain’s Log – hollowpox: the hunt for morrigan crow (Jessica Townsend) – unpopular opinion time!

Ahoy there me mateys!  If ye haven’t read the first book in this series, nevermoor, then ye might want to skip this post and go read the first book.  Worth the read.  If ye keep reading this log then ye have been forewarned and continue at yer own peril . . . The first book was … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – hollowpox: the hunt for morrigan crow (Jessica Townsend) – unpopular opinion time!

The Captain’s Log – a wizard’s guide to defensive baking (T. Kingfisher)

Ahoy there me mateys!  Yesterday I gushed about castle hangnail and then immediately after finishing it, me hold for this book came in.  Glee!  Another book by an author I am adoring.  The author's T. Kingfisher work is said to be for adults but much like minor mage, this would definitely work for the younger … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – a wizard’s guide to defensive baking (T. Kingfisher)

The Captain’s Log – castle hangnail (Ursula Vernon)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I learned about Ursula Vernon through her work under the pseudonym T. Kingfisher.  I was surprised to find that she has a lot of work written for children published under her "real" name.  As she says, In order to never again have that horrific experience where I find myself running in … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – castle hangnail (Ursula Vernon)

Here be Dragons On the Horizon – phoenix extravagant (Yoon Ha Lee)

Ahoy there me mateys! I received this fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . Title: phoenix extravagant Author: Yoon Ha Lee Publisher: Rebellion / Solaris Publication Date: Tomorrow!! (hardback/ebook) ISBN: 978-1781087947 Source: NetGalley I read this because mechanical dragon and Yoon Ha Lee.  While I … Continue reading Here be Dragons On the Horizon – phoenix extravagant (Yoon Ha Lee)

On the Horizon – the midnight bargain (C.L. Polk)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this fantasy eARC from Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . Title: the midnight bargain Author: C.L. Polk Publisher: Erewhon Books Publication Date: TODAY!! (hardback & e-book) ISBN: 978-1645660071 Source: Edelweiss This book is a lite Regency romance type book … Continue reading On the Horizon – the midnight bargain (C.L. Polk)

On the Horizon – ring shout (P. Djèlí Clark)

Ahoy there me mateys! I received this fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . Title: ring shout Author: P. Djèlí Clark Publisher: Tor.com Publication Date: Tomorrow!! (hardback/ebook) ISBN: 978-1250767028 Source: NetGalley P. Djèlí Clark has quickly become a must-read author for me.  This book does … Continue reading On the Horizon – ring shout (P. Djèlí Clark)

On the Horizon – the hollow places (T. Kingfisher)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this fantasy horror eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . Title: the hollow places Author: T. Kingfisher Publisher: Saga Press Publication Date: TOMORROW! (paperback / e-book) ISBN: 978-1534451124 Source: NetGalley I am a newcomer to the works of … Continue reading On the Horizon – the hollow places (T. Kingfisher)