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Jaws 2!

Can anything be more despised intellectually than the novelization of a sequel? And yet, and yet …

Reel & Read: Jaws!

Our book today is Peter Benchley’s mega-bestselling 1974 novel Jaws, which was subsequently made into an obscure art-house film some of you may have seen. That film caused three horrible things to happen (well, four if you count prompting millions of people to go sit in dark movie theaters instead of taking a walk in […]


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