The Monkey's Paw: Short Story

The Monkey's Paw: Short Story

by W. W. Jacobs

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781443432313
Publisher: HarperCollins Canada
Publication date: 01/21/2014
Sold by: HARPERCOLLINS
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 28
Sales rank: 424,756
File size: 193 KB

About the Author

Born in Wapping, W.W. Jacobs was an English author of novels and short stories. Before finding the success to allow him to write full time, Jacobs worked as a civil servant for many years. While best known for his horror stories like “The Monkey’s Paw” and “The Toll House”, much of Jacob’s work is actually humorous, including efforts like Many Cargoes, The Skipper’s Wooing, and Sea Urchins. His output of stories slowed greatly after the First World War, and Jacobs began to primarily write adaptations of his own short stories for the stage. Jacobs passed away in 1943.

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The Monkey's Paw: Short Story 3.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Calmly eerie!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is a great short story. Many more stories and movies have been created from this. A creepy story that will always stand the test of time. Be careful what you wish for!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The monkey lost his pab because he had diabieties