June Bookish Bingo 🏖️

Are you ready for another round of Bookish Bingo? Join us in June and conquer your TBR!

Click here to read the rules and download your Bookish bingo card below. Make sure you share your progress with us by using #BookishBingo on social media. Let us know what books you’re reading for each prompt below!

When you get bingo shout it out here and we’ll congratulate the winners each month in our newsletter.


Thank you to @dennis, @infairverona, @alex.reads88, @rundooksyrun, @amanda_b, and @cstrong555 for suggesting some of the prompts for this board!




A Heart in a Body in the World by Deb Caletti is a good one for the running prompt.

This is exciting! I’m new to the community and this a fun and great way to dive right in!

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I didn’t even think of copying that into my bullet journal! Brilliant idea!

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It can be fun to do little doodles for it :slight_smile: although last month I just plainly wrote them in haha

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Just saw this and ready to jump in. Putting in my journal now !!!

Thank you. I will start this tonight. It will be my half a month bingo board!

No method to the madness this month :woman_shrugging:t4:

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But still a fantastic reading month!

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Triple Bingo!

Road Trip= Catching Fire
Best Friends= The Wind in the Willows
LGBTQ+ Graphic Novel= The Prince and the Dressmaker
Set During the Summer= Charlotte’s Web
Characters Get Married= The Betrothed

Protagonist Goes Running= Cinderella
Best Friends= The Wind in the Willows
Set on an Island= The Swiss Family Robinson
Published in June= The Kinder Poison
Historical Fiction with a Black Protagonist= Color Me Dark

Characters Travel= The Secret Wife of Aaron Burr
LGBTQ+ Graphic Novel= The Prince and the Dressmaker
New to You Audiobook Narrator= The BFG
Part of a Buddy Read or Readathon= The Stepford Wives

Potential Fourth Bingo if I finish a book:

LGBTQ+ Author= Fun Home
Read in a Single Setting= The One and Only Bob
Part of a Buddy Read or Readathon= The Stepford Wives
Historical Fiction with a Black Protagonist= Color Me Dark
Gifted to You= My Dark Vanessa (Not Finished Yet- Will Update if I finish)

Other Books Finished:

Nonfiction= My Friend Anna
Featured on BookishFirst= The Orphan Collector

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WOWOWOWOW!!! Congratulations on your triple bingo accomplishment. Demolished your TBR this month.

June BINGO! : Down the far left row:

Rainbow Colors: Book of Candlelight (Ellery Adams)
Character Is Running: Plain Speaking (Merle Miller)
Travel: Flight Or Fright (Stephen King, ed.)
Fatherhood: The Tragedy Of Arthur (Arthur Miller)
Non-Fiction: The Social Contract (Jean Jacques Rousseau)

My favorite fit here is “the book about running.” Plain Speaking is about Harry Truman’s “running” for President. : )

No bingo for me, but this was a fun challenge!

I may still get a book or two finished by tonight, but here is my bingo card so far.


Love the way you noted the audiobooks with the emoji!

I read a lot of books in June, but sadly no bingo :joy:

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Super excited my usually chaotic board actually came together in a BINGO this month!

Nonfiction: All Boys Aren’t Blue by George M Johnson
Set during summer: Open Season by Linda Howard
Published in June: Take a Hint, Dani Brown by Talia Hibbert
Gifted to you: Kiss of Steel by Bec McMaster

And for my other non-bingo boxes:
Audiobook with a LGBTQIA+ protagonist: The Ruin of a Rake by Cat Sebastian
Characters travel: Get a Life, Chloe Brown by Talia Hibbert
Theme of fatherhood: The Lawrence Browne Affair by Cat Sebastian
LGBTQ+ author: Once Ghosted, Twice Shy by Alyssa Cole

And forgot to add to my board:
Mystery: Now You See Her by Linda Howard

So excited by how much I was able to read this month! I love these BINGO challenges, they are such great motivation!

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Just one bingo this month. Hopefully I’ll have more time in July to read?

2 Bingos! Potential 3rd - I couldn’t sit still lol “Read in a single sitting ”
This was a lot of fun :partying_face:

:rainbow: Cover includes all colors of the rainbow: The Best Colors of All by David Lee & Ann Lee
:athletic_shoe: Protagonist goes running: Stranger in the Lake by Kimberly Belle
:airplane: Characters travel: The Last Flight by Julie Clark
:family_man_boy:Theme of fatherhood: A Woman Alone by Nina Laurin
:breast_feeding:t2:Nonfiction: Does She Think of Me by Cathy Williams-Thrun
:mortar_board:Best Friends: Into the Light by Danielle Keil
:surfing_woman:t2:Set during summer: Beach Read by Emily Henry
:woman_pilot:t2:Mystery: Left For Dead by Caroline Mitchell
:baby:t2:Featured on BookishFirst: The Babysitter by Nancy Bush
:books:Published in June: Her Perfect Life by Rebecca Taylor
:swimming_woman:t2:Characters go swimming: The Last Time I Lied by Riley Sager
:eyes: Gifted to you: The Shadows by Alex North
:open_book: Part of a buddy read: Home Before Dark by Riley Sager

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