Released: January 27, 2016

In this episode, Meghan Rogers explains the Adult Winter Reading Program, and Mari McKeeth talks about all the great books that were turned into movie scripts and nominated for this year’s Best Adapted Screenplay Oscar:

  • Brooklyn, by Colm Tóibín (screenplay by Nick Hornby)
  • The Martian, by Andy Weir (screenplay by Drew Goddard)
  • The Price of Salt, by Patricia Highsmith (adapted as Carol, screenplay by Phyllis Nagy)
  • The Big Short, by Michael Lewis (screenplay by Adam McKay and Charles Randolph)
  • Room, by Emma Donoghue (screenplay by Emma Donoghue herself)

And as always, you can register for library programs on our website. Please write us at and tell us what you think!