Tender Is the Night
From Library Staff
"When it was published in 1934, Tender Is the Night was one of the most talked-about books of the year. Set on the French Riviera in the late 1920s, it is the tragic romance of the young actress Rosemary Hoyt and the stylish American couple Dick and Nicole Diver (thought by many to b... Read More »
Supposedly based on Gerald and Sarah Murphy, this tale is more reminiscent of Zelda and Scott and their turbulent relationship.
Join the discussion on June 16, 2015. Set in the South of France in the decade after World War I, "Tender Is the Night" is the story of a brilliant and magnetic psychiatrist named Dick Diver; the bewitching, wealthy and dangerously unstable mental patient, Nicole, who becomes his wife; ... Read More »