Bookish Golden Globe Winners

  

Last Sunday, the brightest stars in Hollywood came together to celebrate the one of the biggest nights in Hollywood, the 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards

From Big Little Lies and Little Women, to Where'd You Go Bernadette, Game of Thrones, and beyond, this year's nominees were jam-packed with bookish adaptations on both the big and small screen.

Check out this list of books that inspired some of this year's winners and nominees below.

 

Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster (Lannan Selection) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781628973303
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Published: Dalkey Archive Press - July 1st, 2019

HBO's Chernobyl, which took home the award for Best limited series or TV movie, also awarded actor Stellan Skarsgård for best supporting actor in a series, limited series or motion picture made for TV. The series is partially based on Svetlana Alexievich's book Voices from Chernobyl.

Nominations:

Best Actor in Limited Series or TV Movie (Jared Harris)

Best Supporting Actress in Limited Series or TV Movie (Emily Watson)


The Loudest Voice in the Room: How the Brilliant, Bombastic Roger Ailes Built Fox News--and Divided a Country Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780812982732
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - February 14th, 2017

Russell Crowe won the award for Best Actor in a limited series or TV movie for his work in The Loudest Voice.

Nominations:

Best Limited Series or TV Movie

 


Fosse Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780544334618
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Published: Eamon Dolan/Mariner Books - November 4th, 2014

Michelle Williams took home the award for Actress in a Limited Series or TV Movie for her role as Gwen Verdon in FX's Fosse/Verdon, which is partially based on Sam Wasson's biography of Bob Fosse.

Nominations:

Best Actor in Limited Series or TV Movie (Sam Rockwell)

Best Limited Series or TV Movie


Joker: The Deluxe Edition Cover Image
By Brian Azzarello, Lee Bermejo (Illustrator)
$34.99
ISBN: 9781401294281
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Published: DC Comics - June 16th, 2020

Joker, based on DC's iconic villain took home awards for both original score in a motion picture (Hildur Guðnadóttir), and Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama (Joaquin Pheonix)

Nominations:

Best Director (Todd Phillips)


The Irishman (Movie Tie-In): Frank Sheeran and Closing the Case on Jimmy Hoffa Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781586422479
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Published: Steerforth - October 15th, 2019

The Irishman's Nominations:

Best Motion Picture, Drama

Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama (Al Pacino)

Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama (Joe Pesci)

Best Director (Martin Scorsese)

Best Screenplay (Steven Zaillian)


Little Women (Penguin Clothbound Classics) Cover Image
By Louisa May Alcott, Elaine Showalter (Introduction by), Siobhán Kilfeather (Notes by), Vinca Showalter (Notes by), Coralie Bickford-Smith (Illustrator)
$26.00
ISBN: 9780141192413
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Published: Penguin Classics - September 28th, 2010

Little Women's Nominations:

Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama (Saoirse Ronan)

Best Original Score (Alexandre Desplat)


Where'd You Go, Bernadette: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316204262
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Published: Back Bay Books - April 2nd, 2013

Where'd You Go Bernadette's Nominations:

Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy (Cate Blanchett)


A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (Movie Tie-In): Neighborly Words of Wisdom from Mister Rogers Cover Image
By Fred Rogers, Tom Junod (Contributions by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780143135388
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Published: Penguin Books - November 5th, 2019

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood's Nominations:

Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama (Tom Hanks)


Big Little Lies (Movie Tie-In) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780399587191
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Published: Berkley - February 7th, 2017

 Big Little Lies' Nominations:

Best Television Series, Drama

Best Supporting Actress in Limited Series or TV Movie (Meryl Streep)

 


Killing Eve: Codename Villanelle Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316476720
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Published: Mulholland Books - September 11th, 2018

Killing Eve's Nominations:

Best Television Series, Drama

Best Actress in a Television Show, Drama (Jodie Comer)


A Game of Thrones: A Song of Ice and Fire: Book One Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780553381689
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Published: Bantam - May 28th, 2002

Game of Thrones' Nominations:

Best Actor in a Television Show, Drama (Kit Harrington)


Catch-22: 50th Anniversary Edition Cover Image
By Joseph Heller, Christopher Buckley (Introduction by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9781451626650
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Published: Simon & Schuster - April 5th, 2011

Catch-22's Nominations:

Best Actor in Limited Series or TV Movie (Christopher Abbott)

Best Limited Series or TV Movie


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