mclark’s 2024 board

A book that goes back and forth between time periods: Sweet Caress: The Many Lives of Amory Clay by William BoydA book with a talking animalA Lambda Literary Award winnerThe first book in a series with at least 3 books: The Lieutenant by Kate GrenvilleThe oldest book (by original publication year) you own and haven’t read
A book you learned about from someone else’s bingo board (any year)A book of poetry published in the year 2000 or laterA book set in a country house: Murder on the Moor by C.S. ChallinorA book by an author you love but who you haven’t read in over five years A book that’s a retelling of a myth/​fable/​fairytale/​legend
A book with a moon, a star, or a planet in its title: Quench the Moon by Walter MackinA book recommended to you by someone at least ten years older or ten years younger than youAny book! (Free space): Sag Harbor by Colson WhiteheadA book involving an old wooden ship: The Secret River by Kate GrenvilleA book on Vulture’s Best Books of 2023 list
A book by a woman of the South Asian diasporaA book by an author with three or fewer published books: Grist Mill Road by Christopher J. YatesA play by someone other than ShakespeareRead one of a friend’s favorite books from childhoodA book with a body of water on the cover: The Romantic by William Boyd
A history of something : The Fatal Shore: The Epic of Australia's Founding by Robert HughesA book set in a place you want to travel to: Hester by Laurie Lico AlbaneseA book with a title that is a complete sentenceA book with an elderly main character: Olive, Again by Elizabeth StroutA book translated from Spanish (or in Spanish)