Posted February 29, 2012
Book Adaptations Nominated for an Oscar
This year, six of the nine nominations for best picture were based on books. Take a look at each of these in NoveList.
Moneyball, based on the book by Michael Lewis (see articles in Literary Reference Center)
The Descendants, based on the novel by Kaui Hart Hemmings
The Help, based on the novel by Kathryn Stockett
War Horse, based on the novel by Michael Morpurgo
For even more nominees based on books, take a look at this Oscar Reading List from Shelf Awareness.
Some links may not work off site. Log in to GALILEO first for access.