The Monkeys Paw
The Monkey's Paw (1902)
W. W. Jacobs
Classic three-wish story. Primarily a humorist, Jacobs knows the value of sympathetic, human characters, and he uses them here to enduring effect—both humorous and horrifying.
Reviewed by: Nat Hocken
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