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The Monkey

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The Monkey

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Author: Stephen King
Publisher: Original English publication, 1980

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Book Type: Novelette
Genre: Horror
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A man tries desperately to destroy his son's wind-up monkey, since he believes that every time its cymbals clash somebody will die.

This novelette originally appeared in Gallery, November 1980. It can also be found in the anthologies:

The story is included in the collections Skeleton Crew (1985) and The Secretary of Dreams, Volume Two (2010).


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