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Here's the #BookSpinBingo card! First, I put our official numbers (10 & 14) back in the mix. Then I drew them all out & wrote them down as I went, meaning the official numbers are just mixed into the card with the rest! As you can see, 21-25 are both labeled with their numbers & also as free spaces, so you can use them to match however you wrote your list. To score a bingo, just read books (in any order) that are in any row or column!! MORE INFO ⬇

TheAromaofBooks 1 - I‘m tagging everyone who specifically said they wanted to participate in the Bingo aspect of the challenge, but ANYONE IS WELCOME. So if you posted a #BookSpin list and now you think the Bingo looks fun – just jump right in!! If you actually didn't want to do Bingo & I tagged you, just ignore it - so sorry to bother you! ⬇ 6d
TheAromaofBooks 2 - Remember – NO PRESSURE!!!! If this starts to stress you out, just take that page right out of your journal and pretend it never existed!! This challenge is to encourage you to read, not to make you feel like reading is a chore!!!

3 - FREE SPACES can be filled with any book that is NOT already on your list!! ⬇
TheAromaofBooks 4 & final - As a reminder, only the “official” BookSpin/DoubleSpin numbers will count towards giveaway entries. I don‘t want the giveaway to be stacked against people who aren‘t able to read lots of books each month. So basically there is still a maximum of 2 entries possible per month no matter how many books you read from your list. This bingo card is just for fun & glory! 😁

Thanks for playing & happy reading!!!
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TheSpineView Awesome! Thanks for hosting another round of this fun challenge! 🤩📖📚 6d
melissajayne Haven‘t been tagged yet 6d
claudiuo Yay, bingo! The highlight of each month. Thank you! 6d
TheAromaofBooks @melissajayne - I'm SO sorry - it was COMPLETELY inadvertent!! I handwrite a list of everyone who wants to be tagged and then copy it over and every month I miss a few names at some step in the process!! This is part of the reason that I am switching up how I track this next year - way too much space for my errors the way I'm doing it now!! You are very welcome to join in and I'm super sorry that I missed you!! 6d
Librarybelle Yay…cannot wait to make my card! Thank you!! 6d
OriginalCyn620 Yay! Gonna make my board now! 6d
Zuhkeeyah Thank you! These always make it way more fun to tackle the TBR list. 6d
Allylu The day I anticipate each month! Thank you, Sarah! 💕🎄😊📚🤶🎶 6d
Grrlbrarian Hurrah! Thank you!!! 6d
Elizabeth2 #Bookspin and #Bookspinbingo were among of my first thoughts when I woke up this morning and thought about the date! 😆 6d
Nelnjali Oh boy, thank you, @TheAromaofBooks ! I really appreciate you hosting this each month. 6d
kellyann28 Thank you @TheAromaofBooks ! I thought BookSpin was BookSpinBingo and I didn't realize they were separate 😂 #LearningCurve I'm going to participate in this also! 🥰 6d
Kdgordon88 Thank you! I will post my bingo card tonight. 6d
jessjess Excellent now I definitely have to read The Last Wish, that's my #10! 6d
TheAromaofBooks @kellyann28 - Yes, the bingo part is basically a bonus challenge... I have a giveaway at the end of the year & BookSpin/DoubleSpin book reviews are the entries, but lots of people wanted to read more than just 2 books from their lists each month, so the Bingo aspect was born!! So you can join in for as much or little as works for you each month!! 6d
ozma.of.oz I‘m so excited for this month! 6d
Moll Woopee! 6d
CoverToCoverGirl Hurray! 6d
tokorowilliamwallace So one has to get a bingo from completing the numbers you have drawn for each month? And the bingo card + the numbers drawn are both changed each month? 6d
TheAromaofBooks @tokorowilliamwallace - Yes!! The original challenge was just me drawing 2 numbers each month (BookSpin & DoubleSpin). A lot of people still choose to read just those 2 books. But some people wanted to read more than 2 books from their lists, so I added the bingo part. It also changes every month. You can try to score a bingo, or blackout the card, or just read the BookSpin book - however much or little works for you!! 5d
TheAromaofBooks @tokorowilliamwallace - That's always why there are five free spaces... my actual BookSpin challenge chooses from a list of 20... but to make a bingo card you need 25. Some people fill in all 25 numbers with books, while other people leave all five of those as free spaces. It's whatever inspires you!! 5d
bthegood I think I will try this in January, after #WinterGames2021, it looks like a fun way to stay motivated between "thons"? thx 5d
TheAromaofBooks @bthegood - I will add you to the tag list for January!! Even though I run the challenge every month, a lot of people come & go as suits their life haha 4d
bthegood @TheAromaofBooks thx, I made a list of books for it😊 4d
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Big Girls Do It | Jasinda Wilder
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I keep going back and forth between rating this a 2 star or 3 star. I like the idea of a plus size woman being portrayed as sexy and some of the sex scenes were steamy but I did not like the heroine. It was hard to like her as she jumped between men without caring about their feelings. The last book ended in a cliffhanger but I'll doubt I'll read the rest of the series.

#BookSpinBingo #10

TheAromaofBooks Great progress!!! 1w
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Booked | Kwame Alexander
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#Booked2022 #Spring These were a little less challenging, except I got stuck on the difference between a journalist, contributing writer, etc.
#7-about a Royal: The Summer Queen
#8-by a journalist: Evicted
#9-Five Nights Before the Summit
#10-Make Your Own Prompt “Related to things I make (quilts)”: Quilt or Innocence
#11-nautical novel: The Deep
#12-murder mystery: The Decagon House Murders

Cinfhen I like your take on #CreateYourOwnPrompt 👏🏼👏🏼 3w
BarbaraTheBibliophage I thought about The Deep for that prompt! And gosh … I need to read Evicted more than ever! 3w
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One Day | David Nicholls
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I'm rubbish at writing top 10s because I get to number 10 and realise there are about 50 books I've missed out. Weird that my favourite books, largely, aren't written by my favourite authors... 1,2,3 & 5 are unlikely to change. I have a feeling this list is going to change over the next few years... and I'm pretty sure Stuart Turton is going to write his way into my top 10 soon...

Anyone want to share a fave book of all time or 3?

Ruthiella You just have to qualify “Top Ten THIS MINUTE”. That allows for later editing. 😅 2mo
Mandoul 😅 @Ruthiella totally agree! Murakami and Pratchett would be in there for me, but I would need a few coffees to decide which ones. Probably also the tagged book from this year. 2mo
RaeLovesToRead @Ruthiella Haha YES!!! Waking up this morning a few have changed already 😅🤣 I love writing lists though 😄 2mo
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RaeLovesToRead @Mandoul I absolutely love Murakami, but I can't think of an individual book that I liked more than these.. Pratchett I've never really gotten into (yet?) I do, however, have the tagged book. I shall boost it up the TBR 😊😀 2mo
Vansa I've resigned myself to the fact that my top 10 will have at least 100 books on it😂😂 so what I do now is try to compile a top 10 for each year! 1mo
RaeLovesToRead @Vansa Haha, same... I love writing lists!! I have a feeling some of the books I have coming up on my TBR are going to be quite special so I'll have to make room on my favourites list 😁😊 1mo
vivastory For me the “Gaaah..“ on #10 speaks volumes on how hard this would be 😂 1mo
RaeLovesToRead @vivastory Hehe, totally. This list is missing about fifty books 😄 Maybe in a decade or two I'll have a more definitive list... maybe 1mo
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It's week 3 and this weeks game for #teamHendrix - are you ready to play.

There is the original post, but I am adding my own because sometimes the original gets lost.



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Laughterhp The balloon one is IT ? 2mo
Laughterhp Is the first one Carrie? 2mo
Laughterhp 4th one Pet Cemetery 2mo
LibrarianRyan @Laughterhp No. Not Carrie, not SK 2mo
LibrarianRyan @Laughterhp yep! Pet Cemetary (edited) 2mo
LibrarianRyan @Laughterhp Yeah. Probably too easy, but I thought we needed an easy one. IT.

Also I'm just noticing 13 looks so much different on my desktop than on my phone. Hopefully it still translates.
Chili #12 American Psycho 2mo
Chili #2 Clown in a Cornfield 2mo
Chili #10 The Woman in Black 2mo
LibrarianRyan @Chili Two to you. American Psycho and Clown in a cornfield 2mo
MeganAnn Is the first one 2mo
LibrarianRyan @MeganAnn You got it. Anna dressed in blood. 2mo
LibrarianRyan @Chili Woman in black it is 2mo
LibrarianRyan @MeganAnn Yep The Halloween Tree 2mo
Laughterhp Yeah, I have no idea what 13 is 🤣 2mo
Laughterhp Is 9 An American werewolf in London 2mo
LibrarianRyan @Laughterhp Yes!!! I was going to do paris, but i could not find an eifel tower emoji. I could have sworn there was one. 2mo
MeganAnn Is number 3 2mo
LibrarianRyan @MeganAnn Good job. It is murder trending. 2mo
MeganAnn Yay! I could see the cover but couldn‘t remember the name or author… it‘s been driving me crazy all week 😂 2mo
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This book has not only opened my eyes to a different way of living but it has also empowered me to stop being afraid to take chances and to do what I truly believe in. I highly recommend this book even if it its your type of book. I usually enjoy non-fiction but my sister bought this book and encouraged me to read it. I highly recommend everyone to read it and apply it to your life as we will all be better off for it.#10 read a book of your choice

A Book of Spinning Wheels | Joan Whittaker Cummer
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Hello Sarah! Here is my September #bookspin #doublespin #bookspinbingo

To be extra tricky I will have the numbering start in bottom right-hand corner and go back and forth. So:
#1 Dinner Party
#5 Bryan Cranston
#6 enchanted
#10 southern journey
#11 the evenings
#15 silence
#16 Wool
#20 Fourteen

And so forth.

I will have five free spaces on my bingo card.

Thanks for doing this! I‘m excited to read any and all of these books!

TheAromaofBooks Looks great!!! 3mo
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Red, White & Royal Blue | Casey McQuiston
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I liked this book. It made me laugh and nearly made me cry. I thought the characters were endearing and I was rooting for them. Casey McQuiston wanted to give us “a spark of joy and hope” and she did! #103 #BookSpinBingo #10 #BFC21 #5 #TAILSandTALESforADULTS #30 #THEROYALREADATHON - Sidekicks - HerHer #HSREADATHON

TheAromaofBooks Yay!!! 4mo
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Book #4 for the #MermaidMarathonReads Readathon! What an interesting twist on the original. We get to meet the Princess that the Prince was to marry and learn how she felt and how she was involved in the story (at least this author‘s idea of the story). I loved the hopeful ending just as much as The Little Mermaid, maybe more. #100YEARS100BOOKS #87 #BookSpinBingo #10 #BFC21 #1 #TAILSandTALESforADULTS #14 #FAIRYTALECHALLENGE #ThankfulAthon

TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!! 5mo
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This is a Net Galley book. For some reason, I read ebooks a lot slower than physical books. It took me 7 weeks to get through this one. The plot was kind of interesting. Miss Dupre‘s parents arranged a contest so she could choose a husband to stand by her and run her father‘s company. I know, right? The end was predictable. #100YEARS100BOOKS #83 #BiikSpinBingo #2 and #BS for May #TALESandTAILSforADULTS #10 #20in4

mrp27 I'm the same way, takes me much longer to read a digital copy of a book than a physical one. 5mo
Allylu @mrp27 I‘m glad I am not the only one! 5mo
TheAromaofBooks Yay!! 5mo
Andrew65 Well done 👏👏👏 5mo
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