Oscars 2016

The Oscars Library: The Books That Inspired This Year's Academy Award Nominees

You've seen the movies – now it's time to experience them in written form

THE BIG SHORT: INSIDE THE DOOMSDAY MACHINE BY MICHAEL LEWIS: THE BIG SHORT

Really, it's the truth that inspired both the book and the movie. Lewis's non-fiction take on the 2008 housing crisis is an important read for Americans looking to understand recent economic history.