#G20Reads Blackout Bingo Reading Challenge 2019

Welcome to the 2019 #G20Reads Blackout Bingo Reading Challenge! It’s no secret that we’re passionate about reading here at GenTwenty. And if you’re reading this, we’d bet you are too.

This year, we’re hosting a Blackout Bingo Reading Challenge. There are three grids to choose from and we’re giving out prizes all year long. Oh yeah, and it’s free (especially if you have a library card ?)!

#G20Reads Blackout Bingo Reading Challenge

So how does it work?

Blackout Bingo means you must cover every square on your card to be eligible to win.

The #G20Reads Blackout Bingo Reading Challenge will run from January 1, 2019 – December 31, 2019.

There are three grids with varying book and title options to choose from. Pick one that will be easy or one that will be a challenge — it’s your choice!

You also don’t have to be a twenty-something to play — everyone is welcome to join in.


The Rules

Please read the following carefully! We want this challenge to run as smoothly as possible.

Each download has a grid with the book options and a blank grid for you to fill out with your titles. This challenge is for fun and will use the honor system in regards to actually reading the books. Please be honest about the books you read — it’s more fun that way.

All books must have been read in 2019. Even if a book could fit in two or more categories, please select 25 different titles to complete your grid.

You must be subscribed to the mailing list to be eligible to win. All communication regarding the challenge will go out through this list:

Click here to read the Official Contest Rules.


Choose a Grid and Download It!

Use the link to download the full document, including a blank grid for submitting. The images show you a preview of the differences in each grid. ?

Click here to download Grid 1

Click here to download Grid 2

#G20Reads Blackout Bingo Grid 2

Click here to download Grid 3

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Ways To Win Throughout The Year:

  1. At the end of the year, you will submit a photo of your grid via a form sent out over the mailing list. A winner will be randomly selected from valid entries by January 15, 2020. The grand prize winner will receive $250 cash via PayPal or a $250 Amazon Gift Card.
  2. Use the hashtag #G20ReadsBingoChallenge to share the books you’re reading on Instagram and Twitter! We will be randomly selecting winners from the hashtag to receive a $10 Starbucks Gift Card.
  3. There will also be exclusive giveaways through the mailing list for reaching a bingo throughout the year. These will be random giveaways and you will submit your entry through a form included in the email.

And that’s it — happy reading!

Leave us any questions you have in the comments below. We look forward to expanding our literary horizons with you this year!