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

BROOKLYN BY COLM TÓIBÍN: BROOKLYN

Tóibín's take on an Irish 20-something's move to New York in the 1950s – and the subsequent internal battle she feels between her old home and hew new – was published in 2009.