Bookish Oscar Nominations

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

  

The nominations are here!  From Best Picture to Best Music (and of course, Best Adapted Screenplay), this year's Oscar nominees are filled with films inspired by or adapted from books.  How many have you read?

 

 

 

 

Call Me by Your Name Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250169440
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Picador/Farrar Straus and Giroux - October 3rd, 2017

The film adaptation has been nominated for Best Picture, Best Actor ( Timothee Chalamet), Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best Original Song ("Mystery of Love")


Dunkirk: The History Behind the Major Motion Picture Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062740304
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Published: William Morrow & Company - June 27th, 2017

Though technically not an adaptation, there is a comprehensive companion book available for Dunkirk, which has been nominated for Best Picture, Best Director (Christopher Nolan), Best Editing, Best Sound Mixing, Best Original Score, Best Sound Editing, Best Cinematography, and Best Production Design


The Disaster Artist: My Life Inside the Room, the Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501184659
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Published: Simon & Schuster - November 28th, 2017

The film adaptation has been nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay


Old Man Logan Cover Image
By Mark Millar (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Steve McNiven (Illustrator)
$29.99
ISBN: 9780785131724
Availability: Available to ship immediately
Published: Marvel Comics - September 22nd, 2010

The film adaptation, Logan, has been nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay


Molly's Game [Movie Tie-In]: The True Story of the 26-Year-Old Woman Behind the Most Exclusive, High-Stakes Underground Poker Game in the World Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062838582
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Published: Dey Street Books - October 24th, 2017

The film adaptation has been nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay


Mudbound Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781565126770
Availability: Available to ship immediately
Published: Algonquin Books - March 1st, 2009

The film adaptation has been nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Original Song ("Mighty River"), Best Supporting Actress (Mary J. Blige), and Best Cinematography


The Boss Baby Cover Image
By Marla Frazee, Marla Frazee (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781442401679
Availability: Available to ship immediately
Published: Beach Lane Books - August 31st, 2010

The film adaptation has been nominated for Best Animated Feature


The Breadwinner Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9781554987658
Availability: Available to ship immediately
Published: Groundwood Books - May 12th, 2015

The film adaptation has been nominated for Best Animated Feature


The Story of Ferdinand Cover Image
By Munro Leaf, Robert Lawson (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780448456942
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grosset & Dunlap - March 31st, 2011

The film adaptation has been nominated for Best Animated Feature


All the Money in the World Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780008292041
Availability: Available to ship immediately
Published: William Collins - December 12th, 2017

The film adaptation has been nominated for Best Supporting Actor (Christopher Plummer)


Victoria & Abdul (Movie Tie-In): The True Story of the Queen's Closest Confidant Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525434412
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Published: Vintage - August 29th, 2017

The film adaptation has been nominated for Best Makeup and Hairstyling and Best Costume Design


Wonder Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781524720193
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Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - September 26th, 2017

The film adaptation has been nominated for Best Makeup and Hairstyling


Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780345404473
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Del Rey Books - May 28th, 1996

The original Blade Runner film was loosely based on Philip K. Dick's novel, Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? The sequel film, Blade Runner 2049, has been nominated for Best Visual Effects, Best Sound Mixing, Best Sound Editing, Best Cinematography, and Best Production Design.