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)

Off the Charts – the saturday night ghost club (Craig Davidson)

Ahoy there me mateys!  For those of ye who are new to me log, a word: though this log’s focus is on sci-fi, fantasy, and young adult, this Captain does have broader reading tastes.  Occasionally I will share some novels that I enjoyed that are off the charts (a non sci-fi, fantasy, or young adult … Continue reading Off the Charts – the saturday night ghost club (Craig Davidson)

Off the Charts – a tangled web (L.M. Montgomery)

Ahoy there mateys!  I adore this author and featured her in me Broadside No. 18.  So image me surprise when I read Matey Briana's review of this book: Before Aunt Becky dies, she tells her clan that she’s going to leave a cherished heirloom jug to one of them–but they won’t know the beneficiary until … Continue reading Off the Charts – a tangled web (L.M. Montgomery)

Off the Charts – eleanor oliphant is completely fine (Gail Honeyman)

Ahoy there me mateys!  This be the seventh book in me Ports for Plunder - 19 Books in 2019 list. Both this book and a man called ove were two books highly recommended by the crew.  I adored Ove as he was me kindred spirit.  So I was excited to finally meet Eleanor as well. … Continue reading Off the Charts – eleanor oliphant is completely fine (Gail Honeyman)