Books at the Oscars
Tuning into the Oscars on February 22? As always, many of the nominated films have a book behind them. Later in the month, the Warrenton central library will display Oscar-winning films and the books that inspired them.
Below are nine books that inspired the 2015 Oscar nominations. Pick one up and see how the book and film compare.
- Alan Turing: The Enigma by Andrew Hodges (Imitation Game)
- American Sniper by Chris Kyle
- Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
- Here Be Monsters! by Alan Snow (The Boxtrolls)
- How to Train Your Dragon series by Cressida Crowell
- Inherent Vice by Thomas Pynchon
- Still Alice by Lisa Genova
- What We Talk About When We Talk About Love by Raymond Carver (referenced in Birdman)
- Wild by Cheryl Strayed
Becky, Adult Reference, Warrenton central library