7 Books You Should Read before the Oscars ...

You might've seen the films nominated for the Oscars, but have you read the books that inspired them?

According to Real Simple, here are a few books you should read before the Oscars:

1. Brooklyn, by Colm Toibin

Brooklyn, by Colm Toibin

"The film is nominated for Best Picture and Best Adapted Screenplay, and Saoirse Ronan is nominated for Best Actress."

Room, by Emma Donoghue