On the Horizon – ring shout (P. Djèlí Clark)

Ahoy there me mateys! I received this fantasy eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . Title: ring shout Author: P. Djèlí Clark Publisher: Tor.com Publication Date: Tomorrow!! (hardback/ebook) ISBN: 978-1250767028 Source: NetGalley P. Djèlí Clark has quickly become a must-read author for me.  This book does … Continue reading On the Horizon – ring shout (P. Djèlí Clark)

On the Horizon – the seventh perfection (Daniel Polansky)

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 seventh perfection Author: Daniel Polansky Publisher: Tor.com Publication Date: TODAY! (paperback/ebook) ISBN: 978-1250767561 Source: NetGalley This was a very entertaining read.  The story follows a girl looking … Continue reading On the Horizon – the seventh perfection (Daniel Polansky)

The Captain’s Log – sisters of the vast black (Lina Rather)

Ahoy there me mateys!  Aye, this novella has nuns in space.  But it also has so much more.  It is a fantastic character study about a group of women who have secrets and what happens when Rome and the Earth's government try to involve them in a conspiracy. Well the first thing I have to … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – sisters of the vast black (Lina Rather)

The Captain’s Log – the order of the pure moon reflected in water (Zen Cho)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I was interested in this novella as soon as I heard about it.  It was described as a martial arts story involving bandits and a young nun.  I requested an eArc immediately but was denied ::sob::.  Then Matey Tammy @ books,bones,andbuffy was nice enough to send me an extra copy ::cheer!::.  … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – the order of the pure moon reflected in water (Zen Cho)

The Captain’s Log – made things (Adrian Tchaikovsky)

Ahoy there mateys!  This author's work is fairly new to me but I am really enjoying it so far.  It seems that the author writes in a variety of styles with a variety of subjects.  The first sci-fi novella was walking to aldebaran which was definitely unusual but made me laugh.  The second, a novel … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – made things (Adrian Tchaikovsky)

The Captain’s Log – a dead djinn in cairo (P. Djèlí Clark)

Ahoy there me mateys!  This is me third work by the author but not me last.  I have loved every one.  The first story was the black god's drums which takes place in an alternate steampunk 1884 New Orleans where slavery in the South is not illegal.  Then I read “The Secret Lives of the … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – a dead djinn in cairo (P. Djèlí Clark)

The Captain’s Log – upright women wanted (Sarah Gailey)

Ahoy there me mateys!  I loved the author's books about hippo cowboys even though I didn't enjoy their fantasy novel.  So I was excited that their newest novella was once again set in the American West and deals with queer librarian spies on horseback.  I mean how can ye not get excited about that?  I … Continue reading The Captain’s Log – upright women wanted (Sarah Gailey)

On the Horizon – finna (Nino Cipri)

Ahoy there me mateys!  This week is the inadvertent novella week as this will be the first of three.  I received this sci-fi eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  So here be me honest musings . . . finna (Nino Cipri) Title: finna Author: Nino Cipri Publisher: Tor.com Publication Date: Tomorrow! (paperback/ebook) … Continue reading On the Horizon – finna (Nino Cipri)