BOTNS Book Bingo!


How to play:

Visit BOTNS Book Bingo and print one copy of this game card for each player, refreshing the page before each print, or have the players print their own bingo cards. These instructions will not be printed. You can also select an embeddable card only version of the game or a multiple card version of the game when playing on line, or with a smart phone.

Click/Mark each block when you see or hear these words and phrases. When you get five blocks horizontally, vertically, or diagonally, stand up and shout "BOOKS ON THE NIGHTSTAND!". Or play as a drinking game and for every block you mark off, take a sip, and finish your drink each time you get five blocks in a row.

Set in another countryPublished in 1916 - exactly 100 years agoMiddle-grade book (ages 8-12)That your parents didn't/wouldn't have let you read as a kidThat you loved as a child
Self-helpRevolves around a holidayWith more than two people on the coverWith 200 pages or fewerA short story anthology
Science FictionThat has been turned into a play/musicalBOTNS BOOK BINGO
(free square)
Set in a country from which one of your ancestors cameSet in the place where you live
Borrowed from a friendSpeculative FictionBiography or memoirBy an author born the same year as youSet in South America
Cozy MysteryWith a punctuation mark in the titleSet during a war or conflictA presidential biographySet at (or near) the North or South Pole