Irvin D. Yalom, M.D., is the author of The Schopenhauer Cure, Lying on the Couch, Every Day Gets a Little Closer, and Love's Executioner, as well as several classic textbooks on psychotherapy. When Nietzsche Wept was a bestseller in Germany, Israel, Greece, Turkey, Argentina, and Brazil with millions of copies sold worldwide. Yalom is Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry at Stanford University, and he divides his practice between Palo Alto, where he lives, and San Francisco, California.
"When Nietzsche Wept is the best dramatization of a great thinker's
thought since Sartre's The Freud Scenario."--Chicago Tribune
"An intelligent, carefully researched, richly imagined novel."--Boston Globe
"Strong and authentic. The element of surprise is a magical, jolting moment."--Washington Post Book World