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9 Books You Should Read Now That The Oscars Are Over

Oscars book club, anyone?

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Now that the 2016 Academy Awards have been announced, it's time to read the books the winning movies were based on or inspired by:

1. Betrayal: The Crisis in the Catholic Church by The Investigative Staff of the Boston Globe

Betrayal is a book written by the real Spotlight team, the subject of the Best Picture-winning film, though the movie is not a direct adaptation — Spotlight's Tom McCarthy and Josh Singer won for Best Original Screenplay.

2. The Revenant: A Novel of Revenge by Michael Punke

Leonardo DiCaprio won Best Actor for his performance in The Revenant, a film based on the book with the same name by Michael Punke. The Revenant's Alejandro G. Iñárritu and Emmanuel Lubezki also won Best Director and Best Cinematography, respectively.


8. The Martian by Andy Weir

Based on Andy Weir's novel of the same name, The Martian was nominated for Best Picture, Best Actor (Matt Damon), Best Visual Effects, Best Sound Mixing, Best Sound Mixing, Best Production Design, and Best Adapted Screenplay (Drew Goddard).