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Jaws

Peter Benchley

Mass Market Paperback

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Digital Audiobook (4/1/2009)
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Hardcover (5/31/2005)
Compact Disc (4/1/2009)
MP3 CD (4/3/2009)
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Description

"Relentless terror." The Philadelphia Inquirer.
The classic, blockbuster thriller of man-eating terror that inspired the Steven Spielberg movie and made millions of beachgoers afraid to go into the water. Experience the thrill of helpless horror again -- or for the first time!



Praise For Jaws

“A tightly written, tautly paced study of terror [that] makes us tingle.”—The Washington Post
 
“Powerful . . . [Benchley’s] story grabs you at once.”—The New York Times Book Review
 
“Relentless terror . . . You’d better steel yourself for this one. It isn’t a tale for the faint of heart.”—The Philadelphia Inquirer
 
“Pure engrossment from the very opening . . . a fine story told with style, class, and a splendid feeling for suspense.”—Chicago Sun-Times

Fawcett, 9780449219638, 288pp.

Publication Date: July 30, 1991



About the Author

Peter Benchley began his career as a novelist in 1974 with the publication of "Jaws, "which was made into a hugely successful film. His other books include "The Deep, The Island, The Girl of the Sea of Cortez, "Q" Clearance, Rummies, Beast, White Shark, "and "Shark Trouble." He was also a speechwriter for President Lyndon Johnson and a journalist for such magazines as "Newsweek "and "National Geographic." Benchley died in 2006. For more information, please visit www.peterbenchley.com. "From the Trade Paperback edition."