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.

Thriller/SuspensePoetry collectionRecommended in a BOTNS episodeWith time travelWith a one-word title
TranslationWith a number in the titleSix words or more in the titleSet in another countryBorrowed from the library
A classic that you should have read in schoolRecommended by a family memberBOTNS BOOK BINGO
(free square)
Published before 1970Reread something
That “everBy an author of a different genderBy an author who shares your first nameNonfictionYoung Adult novel
Historical FictionThat you saw someone else readingScience FictionThat you chose because of the coverFantasy