Monday Jul 14
Move over Jaws, there's a new superpredator on the rise
In 1974, Peter Benchley frightened droves of beach goers and divers out of the water with one larger-than-life great white shark.
Asbury Park Press
Sharks and the Jersey Shore have a storied history
Sharks and the Jersey Shore have a storied history Check out this story on app.com: http://on.app.com/1izjvvC An Asbury Park beach was patrolled by armed motorboats.
'Jaws' on big screen this weekend at Pocono Community Theater
Pocono Community Theater will screen "Jaws" at 2 p.m. Saturday and 7 p.m. Sunday at the theater, 88 S. Courtland St., East Stroudsburg.
WOI-TV West Des Moines
Paperbacks pioneer Oscar Dystel dies in NY at 101
Oscar Dystel, a leader of the paperbacks market who transformed Bantam Books into a prolific powerhouse that released best-selling editions of "The Catcher in the Rye," ''Jaws," Ragtime" and many others, died Wednesday at age 101.
The Austin Chronicle
Summer Fun: The Classic Beach Read
Summer of '75, and there's just one book everyone has to read: Jaws . Not because of Spielberg's movie which, keep in mind, before its release was supposed to tank but because Peter Benchley had found the mass market's pulpy pleasure center and jabbed it with a harpoon.