Books With Brianna
Follow me as I post reviews on the latest books that I’ve been reading. I write critiques, recommendations, and analyses on books in all genres. Take a look around! You’re just a click away from finding your next favorite book.
My Favorite Books of 2021
2021 was a year of ups and downs. This year, I experienced an exciting career change. I cooked delicious food, meditated, took long walks, and
reviews and analyses
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Rom-Com Expectations: A Review of Heartburn
“I married him against all evidence. I married him believing that marriage doesn’t work, that love dies, that passion fades, and in so doing I
Author Interview: The Extraordinary Pause by Sara Sadik
I am so excited to share my first Author Interview with the wonderful, Sara Sadik. It was such a joy to have a half hour
Meet Brianna Peterson
Welcome to my book blog! My name is Brianna. I’m 24 years old, and I’m from New Jersey. As a kid, I always had a whimsical notion about traveling the world. Reading became a means for me to connect with the world around me. Through my reviews, I hope to share my passion for reading.
I want this blog to be a platform where other bibliophiles can talk about what they’re reading and enjoying, too. I have also written reviews for Reedsy and OnlineBookClub.org.
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Circe: Exploring Character Identity and Motives
“It was their favorite bitter joke: those who fight against prophecy only draw it more tightly around their throats.” Madeline Miller, Circe At the end
The Joy of Reading Mythological Retellings
“And as we swam, or played, or talked, a feeling would come. It was almost like fear, in the way it filled me, rising in
A New Take on Time Travel in Oona Out of Order
“There would be bad days, there always would. But she’d collect these good days, each one illuminated, and string them together until they glowed brightly
Mixed Feelings about a Celebrity’s Memoir
“Sometimes which choice you make is not as important as making a choice and committing to it.” Matthew McConaughey, Greenlights Alright, alright, alright! It’s been
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Anorexia Nervosa as Portrayed in Oligarchy
“All pleasure in life is gone. The joy of eating went a long time ago, of course, but now there is not even joy in
Exposing the American Dream: A Review of Behold The Dreamers
“In America today, having documents is not enough. Look at how many people with papers are struggling. Look at how even some Americans are suffering.
Exploring Mental Health in Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine
“If someone asks you how you are, you are meant to say FINE. You are not meant to say that you cried yourself to sleep
A New Narrative in Travel Writing: Bella Figura
“My only ambition now was to live as well as the Italians” Bella Figura, Kamin Mohammadi A couple months ago, I walked into a Hudson
Intertextuality in Children’s Literature: An Analysis of The Jungle Book and The Graveyard Book
“No book is really worth reading at the age of ten which is not equally – and often far more – worth reading at the
Interracial Love and Micro-Aggressions in The Sun Is Also A Star
“I didn’t know you this morning, and now I don’t remember not knowing you” Nicola Yoon, The Sun Is Also A Star I first heard