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.

That your parents didn't/wouldn't have let you read as a kidWith a family member (wife, son, uncle, etc) in the titleWith a flower in the title or on the coverWith only words on the coverAn audiobook
Reread somethingWritten for adult, but with illustrationsGraphic novelSports-relatedWith a child on the cover
Humor or satireAt least 800 pagesBOTNS BOOK BINGO
(free square)
With a happy endingA Newbery or Caldecott winner
WesternThat you can finish in one sitting/dayRecommended in a BOTNS episodeWith 200 pages or fewerA collection of essays
With an animal on the cover or in the titleBy or about a celebrityHas a place name in the titleA slave narrativeHas water on the cover