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 involves magicRecommended by a librarian or booksellerPublished in 2015A random book from a shelf (close your eyes!)That you think you will dislike
WesternCozy MysterySet in a place you want to visit.By an author of a different cultureA biography of someone you dislike
Popular ScienceHated by someone you knowBOTNS BOOK BINGO
(free square)
That your parents didn't/wouldn't have let you read as a kidAn audiobook
An author’s debutA prize-winnerSports-relatedA playWritten before 1700
Romance or love storyA Newbery or Caldecott winnerPublished before 1900Nonfiction about your hometown or stateSet on a ship