rsilbe’s 2024 board

A book that goes back and forth between time periodsA book with a talking animalA Lambda Literary Award winnerThe first book in a series with at least 3 books: The Honjin Murders by Seishi YokomizoThe 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: The House of Doors by Tan Twan EngA 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 titleA book recommended to you by someone at least ten years older or ten years younger than youAny book! (Free space)A book involving an old wooden ship: Babel: An Arcane History by R. F. Kuang A 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: The McMasters Guide to Homicide: Murder Your Employer by Rupert HolmesA play by someone other than ShakespeareRead one of a friend’s favorite books from childhoodA book with a body of water on the cover
A history of something A book set in a place you want to travel to: Australia (Granta 70) by MultipleA book with a title that is a complete sentence: They’re a Weird Mob by Nino CulottaA book with an elderly main character: The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas JonassonA book translated from Spanish (or in Spanish): Tomorrow in the Battle Think On Me by Javier Marias