TA0037: The Monkey’s Paw

 The Monkey’s Paw

W.W. Jacobs

Michael Scott

Like the genie of the lamp, the Monkey’s Paw holds a special ability to grant the owner of the relic three wishes. Listen to this short story unfold about a man and his wife and how they start off with a wish that they feel will bring their life more comfort – but in reality will turn it upside down.


JacobsW.W. Jacobs

Jacobs was an English author of both short stories and novels. While much of his work was humorous, he is most well-known for the story of the Monkey’s Paw, published in two different published collections of short story.