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 had begun. Peter Benchley’s Jaws first appeared in 1974. It has since 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.