How Long to Read Jaws

By Peter Benchley

How Long Does it Take to Read Jaws?

It takes the average reader 5 hours and 40 minutes to read Jaws by Peter Benchley

Assuming a reading speed of 250 words per minute. Learn more


When three people are killed by a great white shark in three different incidents, the police chief of a Long Island resort town is forced to take action.

How long is Jaws?

Jaws by Peter Benchley is 340 pages long, and a total of 85,000 words.

This makes it 115% the length of the average book. It also has 104% more words than the average book.

How Long Does it Take to Read Jaws Aloud?

The average oral reading speed is 183 words per minute. This means it takes 7 hours and 44 minutes to read Jaws aloud.

What Reading Level is Jaws?

Jaws is suitable for students ages 12 and up.

Note that there may be other factors that effect this rating besides length that are not factored in on this page. This may include things like complex language or sensitive topics not suitable for students of certain ages.

When deciding what to show young students always use your best judgement and consult a professional.

Where Can I Buy Jaws?

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