In mourning: Scarlett broods while Rhett Butler (Clark Gable) woos. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Hulton Archive/Getty Images PG-13: Risky Reads Growing Up And Grasping Gone With The Wind May 31, 2012 It happens sometimes that you pick up a classic book expecting a great read, and you're disappointed. Author Jesmyn Ward had that reaction to Gone With the Wind. Have you ever been less than thrilled with an iconic book? Tell us about it in the comments.