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Having just finished reading UNDER THE DOME and SCROOGENOMICS, I’ve decided to treat myself with a re-reading of Peter Benchley’s JAWS, a book that I have not read since I was a teenager.

I’m hoping it’s as good as I remember it.

I thought the contrast between the original cover of the novel and the movie poster was striking.  Both are effectively ominous, but the book cover doesn’t hold a candle to its cinematic counterpart. 

In fact, in comparison, it looks a little silly. 

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1 Comment

  1. Matthew Dicks on December 22, 2009 at 6:03 pm

    My wife’s comment on the book cover:
    That shark looks like it’s going to pinch you if it gets a hold of you.

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