The monkey’s paw

This ebook contains a detailed biography including all the publications of the Author and a brief biography. "The Monkey's Paw" is a supernatural short story (contained in "The Lady Of The Barge") by author W. W. Jacobs first published in England in 1902. In the story, three wishes are granted to the owner of the monkey's paw, but the wishes come with an enormous price for interfering with fate. (extract from Wikipedia).