by Sierra Weintraub, C block
Born: November 8, 1900
Died: August 16, 1949
When she was a teenager, Mitchell wrote 400-page novel entitled The Big Four about girls in a boarding school. This novel has been lost and was never published.
In 1936, Mitchell wrote her most famous novel Gone With the Wind, for which she won awards.
Other Important Dates
Mitchell won the National Book Award for Most Distinguished Novel of 1936 for Gone With the Wind
Mitchell also won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1937, also for Gone With the Wind