Nonfiction Movies

Book to movie adaptations happen fairly regularly, although nonfiction adaptations are a bit less common. A round of movies based on nonfiction will debut this month. Here's your chance to read (or re-read) the books before they hit the big screen:

American Sniper (2015 film) is based on:
American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in the U.S. Military History by Chris Kyle

Wild (2014 film) is based on:
Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed

Unbroken (2014 film) is based on:
Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand

While you're waiting, check out these recent nonfiction adaptations:

Argo (2012 movie) is based on:
Argo: How the CIA and Hollywood Pulled off the Most Audacious Rescue in History by Antonio J. Mendez and Matt Baglio

Lincoln (2012 movie) is based on:
Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln by Doris Kearns Goodwin

Moneyball (2012 movie) is based on:
Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game by Michael Lewis

The Monuments Men (2014 movie) is based on:
The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History by Robert M. Edsel

We Bought a Zoo (2012 movie) is based on:
We Bought a Zoo by Benjamin Mee

Wolf of Wall Street (2014 movie) is based on:
The Wolf of Wall Street by Jordan Belfort