01/24/2012 05:05 pm ET

Academy Award Nominees: 11 Oscar Book Adaptations

By Margaret Bristol for Bookish

The 2012 Academy Award nominees were announced this morning, and the winners are: books! Eleven literary adaptations got the nod in the major categories, including two-thirds of the Best Picture nominees. You’ve got less than five weeks to read all of the books before seeing the movies, but trust us, in the case of this year's amazing line-up, it's definitely worth it.


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