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Tender Is the Night - Community Reviews back

by F. Scott Fitzgerald, Goldman Arnold
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Redhead Reading
Redhead Reading rated it 4 years ago
Honestly, I was soooo bored with this. I didn't care about the characters at all.
TheBrainintheJar rated it 5 years ago
The same warning signs that told me Frog Music is an abomination appear again. The first sentence is stiff. We spend a whole page setting a scene, but the atmosphere isn’t interesting. I know France is an exotic, exciting place. This cliche was boring the first time I read it. Characters appear, and...
Calyre rated it 6 years ago
Contrairement aux amants, ils n'avaient pas de passé. Contrairement aux époux, ils n'avaient pas d'avenir.
Abandoned by user
Abandoned by user rated it 6 years ago
Tender is the Night was published January through April, 1934. As an exercise in understanding, I am going to list a few things that were happening in 1933 through 1935 in the United States (per wikipedia): The U.S. was in the midst of a deep depression. 25% of the workforce was unemployed. FDR im...
An Excellent Library
An Excellent Library rated it 7 years ago
Review coming soon at http://excellentlibrary.wordpress.com/
EndaF rated it 7 years ago
The story was tragic and the prose was so pleasant to read. Fitzgerald matured massively as a writer since The Great Gatsby.
Wyvernfriend Reads
Wyvernfriend Reads rated it 7 years ago
If it wasn't for the fact that I was reading this for a bookgroup it would have gone back to the library days ago but I decided to persevere and it was an interesting intellectual exercise. But I didn't enjoy the experience. Maybe I'm shallow, maybe I'm jaded, but it just wasn't my kind of book. W...
KOMET rated it 7 years ago
Fresh from seeing the latest film version of 'The Great Gatsby' last month, I suddenly was filled with an anxious, eager curiosity to learn more about the "flapper era" of the 1920s and to read a book from F. Scott Fitzgerald. Hence I bought this novel."Tender is the Night" is divided into 3 books...
Book On The Move
Book On The Move rated it 7 years ago
Tender is the Night brings to life a man named Dick Diver, and a large cast of characters. Filled with lush language as always, this is another one of Fitzgerald's great works─unfortunately not one he is remembered for. BUT ANYWAYS WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?GO TO BOOKSTORE.BUY THE DAMN BOOK.READ THE...
Nikkiel101 rated it 7 years ago
I wanted to read this after I finished [b:Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald|17934458|Z A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald|Therese Anne Fowler|/assets/nocover/60x80.png|21763986] by [a:Therese Anne Fowler|6521646|Therese Anne Fowler|http://d.gr-assets.com/authors/1356829408p2/6521646.jpg] and realized that th...
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