On the Horizon – penric’s progress (Lois McMaster Bujold) – an omnibus of 3 novellas in the World of the Five Gods!

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received a copy of this fantasy omnibus eArc from the publisher in exchange for me honest musings . . . penric's progress (Lois McMaster Bujold) Title: penric's progress Authors: Lois McMaster Bujold Publisher: Baen Books Publication Date: TODAY!! (hardcover / e-book) ISBN: 978-1982124298 Source: Edelweiss These delightful novellas take place in … Continue reading On the Horizon – penric’s progress (Lois McMaster Bujold) – an omnibus of 3 novellas in the World of the Five Gods!

The Captain’s Log – the ten thousand doors of january (Alix E. Harrow)

Ahoy there me mateys! I am catching up with the rest of the crew who has been reviewing this book all over the place.  I loved this author's Hugo winning short story “A Witch’s Guide to Escape: A Practical Compendium of Portal Fantasies,” by Alix E. Harrow (Apex Magazine, February 2018).  Ye can read the … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – the ten thousand doors of january (Alix E. Harrow)

On the Horizon – the girl with no face (M.H. Boroson) – an underrated series

Ahoy there mateys!  While I try to post no spoilers, if ye haven’t read the first book in this series, the girl with ghost eyes, 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 … Continue reading On the Horizon – the girl with no face (M.H. Boroson) – an underrated series

The Captain’s Log – minimum wage magic & part-time gods (Rachel Aaron) – urban fantasy that I actually loved!

Ahoy there me mateys!  Those who have been aboard for a while know that urban fantasy and I are not usually friends.  In fact we tend to be enemies.  I can't explain why.  It's just a truth.  And yet this here be a combined review of the first two books in this urban fantasy series.  … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – minimum wage magic & part-time gods (Rachel Aaron) – urban fantasy that I actually loved!

Here be Dragons that sadly Walk the Plank – the rage of dragons (Evan Winter)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I wanted to read this book as soon as I saw it because it was marketed as African-based fantasy with dragons!  Cool right?  Well I have to admit that I struggled with this book for many reasons: The dragons - I adored dragons and there just weren't enough of them in … Continue reading Here be Dragons that sadly Walk the Plank – the rage of dragons (Evan Winter)

The Captain’s Log – the falcons of fire and ice (Karen Maitland) – a 19 in 2019 book!

Ahoy there me mateys!  This be the twelfth book in me Ports for Plunder - 19 Books in 2019 list.  I have wanted to read this book for a long time.  I discovered it back in the days when I had no blog and even less money than I do now.  So first I read … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – the falcons of fire and ice (Karen Maitland) – a 19 in 2019 book!

The Captain’s Log – world of the five gods series (Lois McMaster Bujold) – with one 19 in 2019 book!

Ahoy there me mateys!  Back in January 2018, I read book one of the original trilogy (in chronological order).  I meant to read book two shortly thereafter but never did.  Book two was therefore added to me Ports for Plunder – 19 Books in 2019 list.  But upon working on me recent Series Shakedown, I was … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – world of the five gods series (Lois McMaster Bujold) – with one 19 in 2019 book!