7 out of 8 Best Picture nominated Oscar films are book adaptations this year

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7 out of 8 Best Picture nominated Oscar films are book adaptations this year
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Bookworms REJOICE, because we've got some fabby news for your literature-loving hearts. Seven out of the eight Best Picture Oscar nominated films are actually adaptations this year, meaning the majority of hyped movies are gonna have been at least partly based on books.

It's always a bit risky when a great read finds itself in the hands of a scriptwriter (*prays they don't miss out your favourite scene – cough Harry Potter cough*) but according to all the big movie experts, this lot definitely won't disappoint.

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Wanna find out what to stick your nose into reading before you head down to the cinema? Here's all the books that 2016's biggest Oscar films are based on.

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Gonna be reading this lot before the winner is announced? Let us know with a tweet to @Sugarscape.

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