Here be Dragons On the Horizon – the last tsar’s dragons (Jane Yolen and Adam Stemple)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this historical fantasy novella eARC from Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . the last tsar's dragons (Jane Yolen and Adam Stemple) Title: the last tsar's dragons Authors: Jane Yolen and Adam Stemple Publisher: Tachyon Publications Publication Date: TODAY!! (e-book) & … Continue reading Here be Dragons On the Horizon – the last tsar’s dragons (Jane Yolen and Adam Stemple)

Shiver me Timbers! The 2019 Hugo Finalists – Part Three – Best Short Story

Ahoy there me mateys!  A short while back, I wrote a post discussing me initial thoughts on the 2019 Hugo awards.  At that time, I had read none of the works in the best short story category.  I have since remedied the situation and so here be mini-reviews of the short stories and me pick … Continue reading Shiver me Timbers! The 2019 Hugo Finalists – Part Three – Best Short Story

The Captain’s Log – mika model (Paolo Bacigalupi)

Ahoy there me mateys!  Yesterday I reviewed a short story from Emily St. John Mandel commissioned by Future Tense Fiction.  Future Tense Fiction is "a series of short stories . . . about how technology and science will change our lives."  It was formed in a partnership by Slate, New America, and Arizona State University.  This story, … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – mika model (Paolo Bacigalupi)

The Captain’s Log – mr. thursday (Emily St. John Mandel)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I adored station eleven and the singer's gun so when I saw there was a short story available from the author, I knew I had to read it.  This story was the second one commissioned by Future Tense.  I had never heard of them but apparently Future Tense is: "A partnership … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – mr. thursday (Emily St. John Mandel)

On the Horizon – the unicorn anthology (Peter S. Beagle (Editor), Jacob Weisman (Editor), Marina Fitch, Dave Smeds, Nancy Springer, Carlos Hernandez , Karen Joy Fowler, Sara A. Mueller, David D. Levine, Carrie Vaughn, Jack C. Haldeman II, Margo Lanagan, Caitlín R. Kiernan, A.C. Wise)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this short story collection eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . the unicorn anthology (Various) Title: the unicorn anthology Authors: Peter S. Beagle (Editor), Jacob Weisman (Editor), Marina Fitch, Dave Smeds, Nancy Springer, Carlos Hernandez , Karen Joy … Continue reading On the Horizon – the unicorn anthology (Peter S. Beagle (Editor), Jacob Weisman (Editor), Marina Fitch, Dave Smeds, Nancy Springer, Carlos Hernandez , Karen Joy Fowler, Sara A. Mueller, David D. Levine, Carrie Vaughn, Jack C. Haldeman II, Margo Lanagan, Caitlín R. Kiernan, A.C. Wise)

The Captain’s Log – how long ’til black future month (N.K. Jeminsin)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I have read five of the author's novels but had never read any of her short stories.  N.K. Jemisin has been making waves by doing cool things like winning the Hugo award three years in a row for every book in her Broken Earth trilogy (which I haven't read yet!).  So … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – how long ’til black future month (N.K. Jeminsin)

On the Horizon – the last unicorn: the lost journey (Peter S. Beagle)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this fantasy eARC from Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . the last unicorn: the lost journey (Peter S. Beagle) Title: the last unicorn: the lost journey Author: Peter S. Beagle Publisher: Tachyon Publications Publication Date: TODAY! (hardcover) ISBN: 978-1616963088 Source: … Continue reading On the Horizon – the last unicorn: the lost journey (Peter S. Beagle)

On the Horizon – how to fracture a fairy tale (Jane Yolen)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this short story collection eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . how to fracture a fairy tale (Jane Yolen) Title: how to fracture a fairy tale Author: Jane Yolen Publisher: Tachyon Publications Publication Date: TODAY!! (paperback/e-book) ISBN: 978-1616963064 Source: … Continue reading On the Horizon – how to fracture a fairy tale (Jane Yolen)

On the Horizon – the emerald circus (Jane Yolen)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I received this short story collection eARC from Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . the emerald circus (Jane Yolen) Title: the emerald circus Author: Jane Yolen Publisher: Tachyon Publications Publication Date: Available Now!!! (paperback/e-book) ISBN: 978-1616962739 Source: Edelweiss While I have read … Continue reading On the Horizon – the emerald circus (Jane Yolen)