Tidings from the Crew – star trek IV: the voyage home (1986) movie review – old sci-fi movie for Sci-Fi Month!!

Ahoy there mateys!  I am not a big movie watcher but sci-fi month of 2019 started this trend with total recall (1990), sphere (1998), and galaxy quest (1999).  The First Mate has seen practically every movie of the 80s and 90s and this movie came up somehow.  I had never seen it but somehow come … Continue reading Tidings from the Crew – star trek IV: the voyage home (1986) movie review – old sci-fi movie for Sci-Fi Month!!

The Captain’s Log – prime meridian (Silvia Moreno-Garcia) – It’s Sci-Fi Month!

Ahoy there me mateys!  This be the sixth book I have read by the author and me sixth five star read.  Dang does she float me boat!  I have said before that what I find amazing about all of the author's books is that they feel so different from each other.  The first was a … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – prime meridian (Silvia Moreno-Garcia) – It’s Sci-Fi Month!

Second Reflections – have spacesuit – will travel (Robert A. Heinlein)

Ahoy there mateys!  Not so long ago I read Heinlein's stranger in a strange land.  It was me first "adult" Heinlein novel and it made me rant and get grumpy.  I wasn't sure I ever wanted to read a Heinlein again.  But back in the day, I had read his "juveniles" and had fuzzy memories … Continue reading Second Reflections – have spacesuit – will travel (Robert A. Heinlein)

3 Bells – breach of containment (Elizabeth Bonesteel) Book 3

Ahoy me mateys!  Grab your grog!  Here be book 3 of the ninth installment of the 3 Bells trilogy showcase with a minor spoiler about the end of book two.  Arrrr!!! breach of containment (Elizabeth Bonesteel) This be an impromptu 3 Bells Showcase.  I have been meaning to read the Central Corps trilogy ever since … Continue reading 3 Bells – breach of containment (Elizabeth Bonesteel) Book 3

3 Bells – remnants of trust (Elizabeth Bonesteel) Book 2

Ahoy me mateys!  Grab your grog!  Here be book 2 of the ninth installment of the 3 Bells trilogy showcase.  Arrrr!!! remnants of trust (Elizabeth Bonesteel) This be an impromptu 3 Bells Showcase.  I have been meaning to read the Central Corps trilogy ever since Matey Sarah brought it to me attention.  So not too … Continue reading 3 Bells – remnants of trust (Elizabeth Bonesteel) Book 2

3 Bells – the cold between (Elizabeth Bonesteel) Book 1

Ahoy me mateys!  Grab your grog!  Here be book 1 of the ninth installment of the 3 Bells trilogy showcase.  Arrrr!!! the cold between (Elizabeth Bonesteel) This be an impromptu 3 Bells Showcase.  I have been meaning to read the Central Corps trilogy ever since Matey Sarah brought it to me attention.  So not too … Continue reading 3 Bells – the cold between (Elizabeth Bonesteel) Book 1

3 Bells – luna: moon rising (Ian McDonald) Book 3 – It’s Sci-Fi Month!

Ahoy me mateys!  Grab yer grog!  Here be book 3 of the seventh installment of the 3 Bells trilogy showcase.  While I try to post no spoilers, ye have been forewarned and continue at yer own peril . . . luna: moon rising (Ian McDonald) Whew!  It was certainly a rush down to the wire … Continue reading 3 Bells – luna: moon rising (Ian McDonald) Book 3 – It’s Sci-Fi Month!

3 Bells – luna: wolf moon (Ian McDonald) Book 2 – It’s Sci-Fi Month!

Ahoy me mateys!  Grab yer grog!  Here be book 2 of the seventh installment of the 3 Bells trilogy showcase.  If ye missed book one click here. While I try to post no spoilers, ye have been forewarned and continue at yer own peril . . . luna: wolf moon (Ian McDonald) While I thought … Continue reading 3 Bells – luna: wolf moon (Ian McDonald) Book 2 – It’s Sci-Fi Month!

3 Bells – luna: new moon (Ian McDonald) Book 1 – It’s Sci-Fi Month!

Ahoy me mateys!  Grab your grog!  Here be book 1 of the seventh installment of the 3 Bells trilogy showcase.  Arrrr!!! luna: new moon (Ian McDonald) Damn.  That was me first thought upon finishing this truly excellent book.  I know this review won't do it justice but I ended up loving this.  I was instantly … Continue reading 3 Bells – luna: new moon (Ian McDonald) Book 1 – It’s Sci-Fi Month!

The Captain’s Log – salvation day (Kali Wallace) – A sci-fi thriller set in an abandoned spaceship!

Ahoy there me mateys!  I have been meaning to read some of Kali Wallace's work for quite some time but always seem to forget to do so.  Then I was reminded of this book's existence from Mogsy @ thebibliosanctum's awesome review which led me to this fun read.  She said: the way the story is … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – salvation day (Kali Wallace) – A sci-fi thriller set in an abandoned spaceship!