The book is divided into 3 parts. Part 1 is really rivetting and good. Part 2 destroys the book by creating a relationship between two of the characters which adds nothing to the story. Steven Spielberg has thankfully not put this into the movie. Part 3 is where the cop, a fisherman and a shark researcher band together to search and kill the shark.
So, which is better - the book or the movie? The movie wins easily. The movie is different in a lot of places and it is better in all of them. The book concentrates more on the people while the movie goes equally for the shark and the people. Also, this book is nowhere as good as Peter's other book I've read - The Beast....Continua