Margaret Mitchell


Born
in Atlanta, Georgia, The United States
November 08, 1900

Died
August 16, 1949

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Margaret Munnerlyn Mitchell, popularly known as Margaret Mitchell, was an American author, who won the Pulitzer Prize in 1937 for her novel, Gone with the Wind, published in 1936. The novel is one of the most popular books of all time, selling more than 28 million copies. An American film adaptation, released in 1939, became the highest-grossing film in the history of Hollywood, and received a record-breaking number of Academy Awards.
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Average rating: 4.29 · 976,139 ratings · 17,807 reviews · 69 distinct worksSimilar authors
Gone with the Wind

4.29 avg rating — 961,303 ratings — published 1936 — 455 editions
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Gone with the Wind, Part 2 ...

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4.47 avg rating — 3,373 ratings — published 1936 — 49 editions
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Gone with the Wind Letters

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Lost Laysen

3.47 avg rating — 985 ratings — published 1996 — 21 editions
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Autant en emporte le vent, ...

4.35 avg rating — 328 ratings — published 1936 — 13 editions
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Gone with the Wind and Scar...

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بر باد رفته - جلد دوم

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Autant en emporte le vent, ...

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Before Scarlett: Girlhood W...

3.44 avg rating — 124 ratings — published 2000 — 2 editions
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More books by Margaret Mitchell…
“Life's under no obligation to give us what we expect.”
Margaret Mitchell

“Burdens are for shoulders strong enough to carry them.”
Margaret Mitchell, Gone with the Wind

“With enough courage, you can do without a reputation.”
Margaret Mitchell

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2nd Quarter Long Read Classic-April-June 2015

1936, Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell, 1037 pages
 
  14 votes, 31.1%

 
  8 votes, 17.8%

1981, Midnight's Children by Salman Rushdie, 647 pages
 
  5 votes, 11.1%

 
  5 votes, 11.1%

 
  4 votes, 8.9%

 
  3 votes, 6.7%

 
  2 votes, 4.4%

1982, North and South by John Jakes, 812 pages
 
  2 votes, 4.4%

1962, The Golden Notebook by Doris Lessing, 640 pages
 
  1 vote, 2.2%

 
  1 vote, 2.2%

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