The Captain’s Log – wild beauty (Anna-Marie McLemore)

Ahoy there me mateys!  This be the sixth book in me Ports for Plunder - 19 Books in 2019 list.  I absolutely loved the author's book when the moon was ours and so knew I had to read another of her works.  I picked this one based on the pretty flowers on the cover.  I … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – wild beauty (Anna-Marie McLemore)

The Captain’s Log – the bone gap (Laura Ruby)

Ahoy there me mateys!  This was a young adult book with magical realism and fantasy mixed in.  I have no idea where I first heard about this but it has been on me list for quite some time.  I finally decided to get this one in audiobook format.  This ended up only being an okay … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – the bone gap (Laura Ruby)

On the Horizon – unbury carol (Josh Malerman)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . unbury carol (Josh Malerman) Title: unbury carol Author: Josh Malerman Publisher: Random House Publishing Group - Ballantine Del Ray Publication Date: TODAY!!! (hardcover/e-book) ISBN: 978-0399180163 Source: NetGalley   This … Continue reading On the Horizon – unbury carol (Josh Malerman)

The Captain’s Log – sourdough (Robin Sloan)

Ahoy there me mateys!  This story is about sourdough bread, robots, and a quirky girl named Lois.  This book made me long for fresh baked bread to eat while I read.  It is a contemporary with a blend of sci-fi and magical realism and fantasy mixed in very subtlety.  It kinda defies adequate explanation.  The … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – sourdough (Robin Sloan)

On the Horizon – gray wolf island (Tracey Neithercott)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this young adult fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . gray wolf island (Tracey Neithercott) Title: gray wolf island Author: Tracey Neithercott Publisher: Random House Children's / Knopf Books for Young Readers Publication Date: TODAY!!!! (hardcover/e-book) ISBN: … Continue reading On the Horizon – gray wolf island (Tracey Neithercott)

The Captain’s Log – when the moon was ours (Anna-Marie McLemore))

Ahoy there me mateys!  The beautiful cover is what drew me to this novel: When I read the book blurb, I was intrigued.  And yet nothing could have prepared me for the impact this novel would have on me.  It is magical realism at its best. The book is the story of two best friends, … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – when the moon was ours (Anna-Marie McLemore))