Jaws (Paperback)Peter Benchley (author)
Peter Benchley's Jaws first appeared in 1974. As well as Steven Spielberg's film adaptation, the novel has sold over twenty million copies around the world, creating a legend that refuses to die.
It's never safe to go back in the water . . .
It was just another day in the life of a small Atlantic resort until the terror from the deep came to prey on unwary holiday makers. The first sign of trouble - a warning of what was to come - took the form of a young woman's body, or what was left of it, washed up on the long, white stretch of beach . . .
A summer of terror has begun . . .
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
Number of pages: 336
Weight: 236 g
Dimensions: 197 x 128 x 20 mm
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“Fan of Jaws? Read it.”
Very different to the film but worth the read if you're a Jaws fan.
I read Jaws some years ago before seeing the film and have recently re-read it, as a pre-cursor to seeing the Spielberg re-issue. Firstly, the book is very different to the film. Brody's wife, Ellen, is the main... More
The novel which helped invent the summer block buster movie release and made it absolutely impossible for normal people to enjoy a quiet dip in the ocean is a book that millions of people know about but very few... More
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