Margaret Mitchell's seminal novel of the Civil War-era South truly receives the treatment it so richly deserves in this sumptuous unabridged audio adaptation.
Gone with the Wind tells the story of Scarlett O'Hara, the beautiful and flirtatious daughter of a wealthy plantation owner, and Rhett Butler, a dashing rogue who finds himself taken with Scarlett's charms. Set against the backdrop of the Civil War and the Reconstruction Era that followed, the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel follows the intertwining lives of Rhett, Scarlett and their close acquaintances as they live and love - all the while trying their best to survive the horrors and ravages of a country at war with itself. Deeply moving and powerfully dramatic, it is a story that has captured the hearts of millions of readers since it was published in 1936.
Filled with rich characters and perfectly melding elements of romance and historical fiction, Gone with the Wind is a treasured classic in American literature. And there's truly no better way to experience its breathtaking majesty than this masterfully produced audiobook. Narrator Linda Stephens brings every word in this classic work to life with her extensive knowledge of Southern dialects.
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Literature, Margaret Mitchell's great novel of the South is one of the most popular books ever written. Within six months of its publication in 1936, Gone With the Wind had sold a million copies. To date, it has been translated into 25 languages, and more than 28 million copies have been sold.
Here are the characters that have become symbols of passion and desire: darkly handsome Rhett Butler and flirtatious Scarlett O'Hara. Behind them stand their gentler counterparts: Ashley Wilkes and Melanie Hamilton. As the lives and affairs of these absorbing characters play out against the tumult of the Civil War, Gone With the Wind reaches dramatic heights that have swept generations of fans off their feet.
Having lived in Atlanta for many years, narrator Linda Stephens has an authentic ear for the dialects of that region. Get ready to hear Gone With the Wind exactly as it was written: every word beautifully captured in a spectacular unabridged audio production. Download and start listening now!