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Sarah Waters on the Supernatural and Her Favourite Ghost Story, “The Monkey’s Paw” by W. W. Jacobs.

Sarah Waters, author of Tipping the Velvet and more recently, The Little Stranger, a modern ghost story fuelled by war trauma, grief and class tensions, joins us for this episode of Litro Lab. She tells us about her childhood obsession with the Pan Book of Horror Stories, writing The Little Stranger, haunted houses, and the lasting appeal of ghosts. She also recommends "The Monkey's Paw" by W. W. Jacobs and tells us why it's her favourite ghost story, which is then read by actor Greg Page. #StoriesWritersLove Read more →