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)

The Captain’s Log – the glass hotel (Emily St. John Mandel)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I adored station eleven and the singer's gun so much that I got a hold of this book without knowing anything about it other than the author and title.  This is a lovely literary book with just a touch of the supernatural and a touch of murder mystery.  Ultimately though, the … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – the glass hotel (Emily St. John Mandel)

The Captain’s Log – the brotherhood of the wheel (R.S. Belcher)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I heard about this book from Tammy @ booksbonesandbuffy and was very intrigued despite that fact that urban fantasy is not usually me thing.  But this book deals with truckers, bikers, and other drivers who help protect the haunted U.S. Interstate Highway System.  So cool. I had previously tried to read … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – the brotherhood of the wheel (R.S. Belcher)

On the Horizon – break the bodies, haunt the bones (Micah Dean Hicks)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this sci-fi eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  Here be me honest musings. . . Title: break the bodies, haunt the bones Author: Micah Dean Hicks Publisher: John Joseph Adams / Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publication Date: Available Now !!! (hardback/e-book) ISBN: 978-1328566454 Source: NetGalley The totally awesome … Continue reading On the Horizon – break the bodies, haunt the bones (Micah Dean Hicks)

Off the Charts – heart-shaped box (Joe Hill)

Ahoy there me mateys!  This be me read for the October BookBum Club Challenge where the theme be "Horrorween - read a horror book for Halloween!"  This has been on me list to read for forever.  I picked this one because it won the Bram Stoker Award for Best First Novel (2007), Locus Award for Best First Novel (2008), ITW … Continue reading Off the Charts – heart-shaped box (Joe Hill)

The Captain’s Log – the comet seekers (Helen Sedgwick)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I wanted to read this book when I found out it had ghosts and dealt with the Bayeux Tapestry.  I studied the tapestry in school.  It portrays the battle of Hastings in 1066 and also shows Haley's Comet which occurred that year.  This book weaves multiple generations together in chapters that jump … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – the comet seekers (Helen Sedgwick)

The Captain’s Log – archivist wasp (Nicole Kornher-Stace)

Ahoy there me mateys!  One of the many things I love about me large and diverse crew is the little-known fantastic treasures that they bring me way.  This be one of them.  I found out about the book from matey Sarah @ theillustratedpage.  Her thoughts: Have you read Archivist Wasp? If you haven’t, you really should. … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – archivist wasp (Nicole Kornher-Stace)

The Captain’s Log – the empty grave (Jonathan Stroud)

Ahoy there me mateys!  Reach fer yer grog!  Day five with book five of the Lockwood & Co. series done.  Challenge Completed!  I give meself a pat on me back!  Arrr!  As usual if ye haven’t read the first book in this series, the screaming staircase, then ye might want to skip this post and … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – the empty grave (Jonathan Stroud)