2019 Review: Best Books


And so we’re onto the best books of 2019. The amazing ones. The ones I loved above all others. There’s actually quite a lot this year, so without further ado, let’s have a look at them all.

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Music Monday Christmas Edition #4: Merry Christmas Everyone by Shakin’ Stevens


Music Monday is a meme created by Drew from The Tattooed Book Geek where you pick a song you like and share it on a Monday.

This week, just in time for Christmas, it is the greatest Christmas song ever written: Merry Christmas Everyone by Shakin’ Stevens.

I’ll die on that hill.

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Review: Blood of Empire by Brian McClellan

Blood of Empire

Brian McClellan

Gods of Blood and Powder #3



688 pages


Book received from Netgalley. All opinions are my own.

I don’t usually post on a Tuesday but there just aren’t enough Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays in December.

Anyway, let’s start another instalment of ‘Jennifer doesn’t want to finish a book because then it will be over’.

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Review: The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett

The Pillars of the Earth

Ken Follett

Pan MacMillan

1076 pages



I wasn’t going to write a full review of The Pillars of the Earth. I was just going to write a mini review alongside another historical fiction, Regeneration, but I had so many thoughts while reading it that I just had to in the end.

And I didn’t think it was fair to rant about this in the same review as one of my favourite books.

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