Golden Globes Books

Golden Globes Books

The above linked article talks about books that movies and tv shows were based on. Some were Golden Globe nominees and winners. I read some of the books, and haven’t seen most of the shows and movies, though. I guess that is another list for another day?

The Irishman

Based on I Heard You Paint Houses by Charles Brandt

Little Women
Based on Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

The Two Popes

Based on The Pope by Anthony McCarten

Where’d You Go Bernadette

Based on Where’d You Go Bernadette by Maria Semple

Richard Jewell

Based on a Vanity Fair article by Marie Brenner: “American Nightmare: The Ballad of Richard Jewell” (plus, a book about him)

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

Based on an Esquire article, “Can You Say … Hero?” by Tom Junod (plus, many books and DVDs by and about Fred Rogers)

Motherless Brooklyn

Based on Motherless Brooklyn by Johnathan Lethem


TV shows based on books or articles

Big Little Lies

Based on Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty (plus, check out our readalikes blog)

Killing Eve
Based on Codename Villanelle by Luke Jennings

Game of Thrones
Based on A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin (plus GRRM reading suggestionscharacters reading suggestions, and readalikes)

Catch-22
Based on Catch-22 by Joseph Heller

Chernobyl

Based on Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster by Svetlana Alexievich (plus, a blog post about e-resources on Chernobyl)

Fosse/Verdon
Based on Fosse by Sam Wasson

The Loudest Voice
Based on The Loudest Voice in the Room by Gabriel Sherman