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Not only did Spotlight take home the Oscars’ top honor for Best Picture, but the film underscores the importance of high-quality, investigative journalism. Hungry for more? Here are seven movies that are based on reported articles from newspapers and magazines, and the real life stories that inspired them.

A Guide to the No-Obligation Book Club

You’d love to join a book club—if it operated on your ideal schedule. And now you can: Be a part of Real Simple’s online No-Obligation Book Club. See what we’re reading now, what we’ve already read, what noted authors have revealed to us in exclusive Q&A’s, and more. 

7 Nonfiction Books for Kids That Are Cooler Than Fiction

True story: Nonfiction books can bring history, science, and nature to life right in your child’s room. Educators share favorite books published in 2013 or 2014.

40 Classic Children’s Books Even Adults Love

The most formative books may be those of your childhood: Dozens of Real Simple readers remember beloved children’s books that turned them on to reading. They reveal why in their own words.