Book Bingo 2016

As I said in my last post, I’m going to do the 2016 Bookish Bingo challenge from The Girly Geek Blog. You can find the challenge here: http://the-girlygeek.blogspot.com.au/2016/01/2016bbchallenge.html

I’m not going to make it my mission to fill the card, but I will be trying for at least one bingo. I’ve just finished All the Birds in the Sky by Charlie Jane Anders, and that fills two squares. I’ll assume it counts since I finished it on the day I decided to do the challenge, so I’m on my way.

The challenge comes with a progress sheet, but I find that making a table in word is easier to update. Here is my card, with one mystery square filled in and my progress

Noun in the Title:

 

Features My Dream Career: A Bestseller: Book I have previously not finished:

 

Author Under 25:
Retelling of a Folk or Fairy Tale: Set Within the Entertainment Industry: Debut Novel: All the Birds in the Sky – Charlie Jane Anders Features a Conspiracy: Being Adapted into a Movie:
Features Strong Familial Relations:

 

Has Sleuthing and Crime-Solving: ??? Stars on the Cover: Graphic Novel, Comic Book, or Graphic Novel:
??? Features Unlikely Friendship: FREE SQUARE Has Asian or African Protagonist:

 

Third Book in a Series:
Published in the Month of my Birth: All the Birds in the Sky – Charlie Jane Anders Has Alternating Perspectives: Over 500 Pages Long: Set Outside Earth: ???
ebook or Audio book:

 

Number in the Title: Features Political Espionage: A Book That a Friend Loved: A Book Owned for More Than a Year:
Features Mental Illness or Disability:

 

??? Features Murder or Assassination: Short Story or Novella: Had Angels or Fairies:

I’d recommend this challenge to anyone who wants more motivation to read. Or who already reads a lot and wants to make a game of it.

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3 thoughts on “Book Bingo 2016

      1. Haha just watch the year sneak up on you. You’ll think you’re doing okay but then BAM its Novemeber and you have 8 spots left 😝

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