yulia’s 2024 board

A book that goes back and forth between time periods: Station Eleven by Emily St John MandelA book with a talking animalA Lambda Literary Award winnerThe first book in a series with at least 3 booksThe 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 houseA 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 you: Dark Matter by Blake CrouchAny book! (Free space): Recursion by Blake CrouchA book involving an old wooden ship: Eversion by Alastair ReynoldsA 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 Idiot by Elif BatumanA 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 Glass Hotel by Emily St John Mandel
A history of something A book set in a place you want to travel toA book with a title that is a complete sentenceA book with an elderly main character: Sea of Tranquility by Emily St John MandelA book translated from Spanish (or in Spanish): The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon