First Impressions of Sparrow | BookishFirst

First Impressions of Sparrow

melissa
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Nov 19 2019 – 12:34 AM

Hauntingly Beautiful

The author does a good job at drawing the reader in and making me care about the main character....

jerr
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Nov 18 2019 – 11:56 PM

Oh wow

I am so blown away by this first impression and seriously hope I get the chance to read more....

booksnobb
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Nov 18 2019 – 11:26 PM

Powerful

I love the cover and anything with dance will catch my eye, especially ballerinas. The beginning...

faunne
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Nov 18 2019 – 11:17 PM

Haunting

I was a bit surprised that the book jumped straight into Sparrow’s first electrically-charged...

readwithwine
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Nov 18 2019 – 09:54 PM

Need more!

I’m very drawn to ballet related stories because they are usually quite deep stories due to the...

max1210
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Nov 18 2019 – 09:29 PM

Really well written

I was drawn into this story from the first couple lines and read it until the end. Very good...

halversona
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Nov 18 2019 – 09:22 PM

Great premise

I like the cover and the premise of this book. It begins with a ballerina being late for...

chelsea409
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Nov 18 2019 – 09:11 PM

Intrigued

This is going to be a heart breaker especially with the comparison to Speak. The cover speaks...

secretreadinglife
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Nov 18 2019 – 09:09 PM

Hooked

The cover made this book seemed a lot darker than the excerpt I read, but it was a very short...

stephaniem
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Nov 18 2019 – 06:20 PM

Interesting Points

The opening scene keeps you on your toes. Sparrow’s anguish over her ballet schedule threw me...

jenni226
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Nov 18 2019 – 05:51 PM

Sounds good

The cover looks very fascinating. I thought the summary sounds pretty good. Will add this book to...

readerinthedxrk
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Nov 18 2019 – 05:36 PM

eh

This was an okay start to a book but dang was it really really cliche. And not only that but the...

tracijacobson
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Nov 18 2019 – 04:49 PM

YA ballet

I love YA ballet novels, and this one starts out fast. It opens with a girl late for ballet...

koesern20
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Nov 18 2019 – 04:32 PM

A Winner

I've yet to read a book I disliked from Tor publishing, and considering how much I adore this...

kaitlinmaday
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Nov 18 2019 – 03:52 PM

Compelling!

I was sucked right in from the first page. I can't wait to read more! It is relatable and real....

ggonzalez3
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Nov 18 2019 – 02:44 PM

Real

Savannah is prey. And to an extent, we all are. If you let yourself be hurt by others, you are...

readatnight00
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Nov 18 2019 – 02:00 PM

Scarily Normal

I don't normally read contemporary novels but there was something about Sparrow that made me...

beejay8084
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Nov 18 2019 – 01:58 PM

Great opening

I don't read very much YA, but this starts very interesting. Sparrow seems like a very complex...

gracie lou
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Nov 18 2019 – 01:19 PM

Good Start

The cover art is not surprising, as this is the story of a ballet dancer. I like the starkness...

monag
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Nov 18 2019 – 12:54 PM

All that glitters...

Reminiscent of Flesh & Bone, a favorite TV series that ended too soon...like this excerpt. I am...

ruby
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Nov 18 2019 – 12:42 PM

Intrigued

I completely don’t want to wait until Spring to read this!!! Bookish showed up on my Instagram...

staxsonstaxs
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Nov 18 2019 – 10:35 AM

Haunting

This book delves into a world that is rarely talked about. The darkness that hides behind high...

kassymac
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Nov 18 2019 – 09:58 AM

Interesting excerpt

After reading the summary and the excerpt, I immediately added this to Goodreads to read. The...

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