Ahoy there me mateys! Blustery winds and crazy seas are still severely limiting the time I have to read. So here be a Tidings post with a twist! The First Mate has been reading like a fiend. I ordered asked him to write a review of something he recently read because I be going through … Continue reading Tidings from the Crew – the need (Helen Phillips) – the keep or keelhaul edition!
Ahoy there me mateys! I received this gothic horror eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. So here be me honest musings . . . mexican gothic (Silvia Moreno-Garcia) Title: mexican gothic Author: Silvia Moreno-Garcia Publisher: Random House Publishing Group – Ballantine Del Ray Publication Date: TODAY!!! (hardcover/e-book) ISBN: 978-0525620785 Source: NetGalley This be … Continue reading On the Horizon – mexican gothic (Silvia Moreno-Garcia)
Ahoy there me mateys! I seem to be in the minority for this one as it be just an okay read. I loved the author's zoo city and so picked up this one to listen to in audiobook format. Here are just some of me random thoughts about the book: Cool concepts - It starts … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – broken monsters (Lauren Beukes)
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)
Ahoy there me mateys! I know that I just reviewed the first novel of this series, the hatching, yesterday. But I just couldn't help but need more of the swarm of massive creepy flesh eating spiders. I had to know what happened next! This review won't contain spoilers but well it does talk about a … Continue reading Dead Men Tell No Tales – skitter (Ezekiel Boone)
Ahoy there me mateys! Now if spiders be creepy creatures to ye and make yer skin crawl and yer pulse run then understand that drew @ thetattooedbookgeek is to blame fer me just giving ye the shivers in yer timbers by mentioning 'em. Why, ye ask? Because he be a salty cad and self-described "Fantasy … Continue reading Dead Men Tell No Tales – the hatching (Ezekiel Boone)
Ahoy there me mateys! I received this sci-fi/horror eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. So here be me honest musings . . . the jersey devil (Hunter Shea) Title: the jersey devil Author: Hunter Shea Publisher: Kensington Books Publication Date: August 30, 2016 (paperback and e-book) ISBN: 9780786038879 Source: NetGalley You see, … Continue reading On the Horizon – the jersey devil (Hunter Shea)