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 . . . fable (Adrienne Young) Title: fable Author: Adrienne Young Publisher: Wednesday Books Publication Date: TODAY!! (hardback/e-book) ISBN: 978-1250254368 Source: NetGalley I had heard good things about this author's … Continue reading Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – fable (Adrienne Young) – a pirate book that didn’t float me boat!
Ahoy there me mateys! I loved the author's debut and was excited to finally read the second book of the duology. While I try to post no spoilers if ye keep reading this log then ye have been forewarned and continue at yer own peril . . . I absolutely loved life on the river … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – whisper of the tide (Sarah Tolcser) – great ending to underrated duology
Ahoy there me mateys! I have a line on a rumor of a bit of Viking treasure, Scottish ruins, and Elizabethan artifacts. The sea is a calling. Shanties shall be sung. Adventures shall be had. Grog shall be drunk. Should I end up visiting Old Davy Jones, me crew knows what to do . . … Continue reading Shiver Me Timbers! Heading Out to Ports Unknown!
Ahoy there me mateys! I received this fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. So here be me honest musings . . . over raging tides (Jennifer Ellision) Title: over raging tides Author: Jennifer Ellision Publisher: self-published Publication Date: Available Now! (paperback/ebook) ISBN: 978-1986148962 Source: NetGalley When I saw the heading "A Lady … Continue reading On the Horizon – over raging tides (Jennifer Ellision)
Ahoy there me mateys! This be the sea tale of Caroline Oresteia, a lass who wants nothing more then to sail the river on the Cormorant with her father and their crewmember Fee. She longs for the day when the river god will finally speak to her and looks towards the future of inheriting the … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – song of the current (Sarah Tolcser)
Ahoy there me mateys! I received this fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. So here be me honest musings . . . the dark of the moon (E.S. Bell) Title: the dark of the moon Author: E.S. Bell Publisher: Trillian Publication Date: Available Now!!! (paperback) ISBN: 978-1974398508 Source: NetGalley Arrrrrr mateys! … Continue reading On the Horizon – the dark of the moon (E.S. Bell)
Ahoy there mateys! I thought this review by me crew member fictionfanblog was just too perfect not to share with the rest of me crew. Enjoy. Arrrrr!
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An Audible Original full cast dramatisation starring Oliver Teale, Daniel Mays, Catherine Tate and Philip Glenister. Dramatised by Marty Ross from the original by Robert Louis Stevenson.
When I re-read Treasure Island a few years ago, I fell in love with it all over again. It’s undoubtedly one of the best adventure stories ever written, full of characters who’ve become such a part of our national psyche they almost feel historical rather than fictional – Long John Silver, Blind Pew, Ben Gunn, Jim Hawkins (arr, Jim, lad!), et al. Even younger people who may not have read the book will recognise these characters even if they don’t recognise the names, since they’ve been used and adapted in nearly every pirate book or movie ever since – the wooden-legged pirate with a parrot on his shoulder (Pieces of eight! Pieces…
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Ahoy there me mateys! Okay with a title like that how could I not be intrigued? Would this novella finally settle the grand debate once for all: octopi or octopuses? And what exactly does an octopus pirate look like? The author's website shows this possibility: I was intrigued. The story is set in the Victorian … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – octopus pirate (Jane Yates)
Yo ho ho me mateys! The day is at hand. Ye can finally get yer grubby mitts on this delightful booty: blacksouls (Nicole Castroman) Title: blacksouls Author: Nicole Castroman Publisher: Simon and Schuster Children's Publishing Publication Date: TODAY!!!! (hardback/e-book) ISBN: 9781481491051 To read me review of the first novel in the series, blackhearts, click here! … Continue reading Captured Horizons – blacksouls (Nicole Castroman)
Hearty har har me mateys! Time to hear about a fellow grand and glorious sea dog . . . blacksouls (Nicole Castroman) Title: blacksouls Author: Nicole Castroman Publisher: Simon and Schuster Children's Publishing Publication Date: April 11, 2017 (hardback/e-book) ISBN: 9781481491051 Source: NetGalley If ye haven’t read the first book in this series, blackhearts, then … Continue reading On the Horizon – blacksouls (Nicole Castroman)