The Captain’s Log – a deadly education (Naomi Novik)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I absolutely loved, loved, loved this book.  It was exactly perfect for me mood and the main character El made me laugh and I adored her.  I also very much enjoyed the weird magic system and how classes work.  The ending was perfect.  I am not going to get into any … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – a deadly education (Naomi Novik)

Shiver Me Timbers! NetGalley Rejections! Part Ten

Ahoy there me mateys!  With more NetGalley rejections piling up, I had a hankering to do another one of these posts.  For those scalawags new to the crew, me blog started in January 2016.  It originally took several months for me to learn about NetGalley and then attempt to use it.  In fact, my first … Continue reading Shiver Me Timbers! NetGalley Rejections! Part Ten

The Captain’s Log – spinning silver (Naomi Novik)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I highly enjoy this author's work and for me this was her best book yet!  It is magical, completely engrossing, and wonderfully written.  One of the things that I find most interesting about this book is that while ye could catch glimpses of fairy tales that have come before, it is … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – spinning silver (Naomi Novik)