I go through major reading phases. Some months I will read for an hour+ every single day, other months I won’t pick up anything. 2019 for me was mostly an “on” reading phase. I read 41 books in total. 23 of those were novels. The remaining 18 were nonfiction ranging from software engineering, personal finance, business and memoires. Here are my favorite reads of 2019. Top 5 Novels 5. Alex Cross Series (James Patterson, 1993-Present) I’m grouping these all together since I’m currently engrossed in James Patterson’s Alex Cross series. It is a 29(!)-book-and-counting series and I’m currently on book 23. I read book 6-22 in 2019 so I’ll be mostly not counting those as “best novels.” All 29, I[…]