The Captain’s Log – call of the bone ships (R.J. Barker) – sea dragons matey!

Ahoy there me mateys!   While I try to post no spoilers, if ye haven’t read the first book in this series, the bone ships, then ye might want to skip this.  If ye keep reading this log then ye have been forewarned and continue at yer own peril . . . Aye, I really, really enjoyed … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – call of the bone ships (R.J. Barker) – sea dragons matey!

Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – the unfinished land (Greg Bear)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . Title: the unfinished lands Author: Greg Bear Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Publication Date: TOMORROW!! (hardback/e-book) ISBN: 978-1328589903 Source: NetGalley I have enjoyed Greg Bear's work before and the concept of … Continue reading Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – the unfinished land (Greg Bear)

Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – the forever sea (Joshua Phillip Johnson) – unpopular opinion time!

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . Title: the forever sea Author: Joshua Phillip Johnson Publisher: DAW Publication Date: TODAY!! (hardback/e-book) ISBN: 978-0756417031 Source: NetGalley I really, really wanted to love this book.  Just look at … Continue reading Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – the forever sea (Joshua Phillip Johnson) – unpopular opinion time!

Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – fable (Adrienne Young) – a pirate book that didn’t float me boat!

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!

Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – the mermaid, the witch, and the sea (Maggie Tokuda-Hall) – a Wyrd & Wonder Book!

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 . . . the mermaid, the witch, and the sea (Maggie Tokuda-Hall) Title: the mermaid, the witch, and the sea Author: Maggie Tokuda-Hall Publisher: Candlewick Press Publication Date: Yesterday!! (hardback/e-book) … Continue reading Abandoned Ship On the Horizon – the mermaid, the witch, and the sea (Maggie Tokuda-Hall) – a Wyrd & Wonder Book!

Second Reflections with Tidings from the Crew – moby dick (Herman Melville)

Ahoy there mateys!  Though the first mate and I have very different reading tastes, occasionally we do recommend books to each other.  Books the first mate introduced to me included xom-b, holes, and the perks of being a wallflower.  Here I take a second look at a previously enjoyed novel and give me crew me … Continue reading Second Reflections with Tidings from the Crew – moby dick (Herman Melville)

The Captain’s Log – whisper of the tide (Sarah Tolcser) – great ending to underrated duology

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

Here Be Dragons On the Horizon – the bone ships (R.J. Barker) – sea dragons matey!

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . the bone ships (R.J. Barker) Title: the bone ships Author: R.J. Barker Publisher: Orbit Books Publication Date: TODAY!! (paperback/e-book) ISBN: 978-0316487962 Source: NetGalley I had been meaning to check … Continue reading Here Be Dragons On the Horizon – the bone ships (R.J. Barker) – sea dragons matey!

The Captain’s Log – the gracekeepers (Kirsty Logan) – me last book of the year!

Ahoy there me mateys!  This was me last read of 2018 and I loved it!  This is a dystopian where the Earth is almost completely covered in water.  There are small island settlements where the "landlockers" live.  But the majority of folks are "damplings" who spend their time on boats and ships of all sizes.  … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – the gracekeepers (Kirsty Logan) – me last book of the year!