Short Stories - Mystery / Thriller

Short stories are works of brief narrative prose, which usually focus on a limited number of characters and a single, decisive plot incident. Significantly shorter and more compact than novels, short stories leave the reader with a snapshot or slice of life.

Social Engineer (#Wattys2014)

Social Engineer (#Wattys2014)

ianhsutherland
17 parts / 21 pages, updated Aug 14, 2014PG-13Completed
A Wattpad Featured Story! #Wattys2014 A pharmaceutical company under cyberattack from China. The chemical formula for their Alzheimer’s drug at stake. Can e... read more
61,830 reads votes 862 comments 86
Independent (August Alsina)

Independent (August Alsina)

TrueGoddess__
3 parts / 1 page, updated Oct 28, 2014
2,867 reads votes 63 comments 14
The Box *Wattys2014*

The Box *Wattys2014*

LostDaughterOfHades
24 parts / 6 pages, updated Oct 29, 2014PG
Imagine living in a box room for most of you life. Would you really want to leave it? A place that you've been growing up in for ages? Probably most of you would, but ... read more
627 reads votes 156 comments 136
SECOND CHANCES

SECOND CHANCES

twimis23
9 parts / 7 pages, updated Oct 27, 2014GVideoPictures
HELLO READERS !!! THIS BOOK IS A SHORT STORY ON SECOND CHANCES . Becky and Luke are the picture perfect couple . They both love each other and can do anything for one ano... read more
919 reads votes 140 comments 82
(Complete) Why She Drowned [1]

(Complete) Why She Drowned [1]

sarena_a
71 parts / 20 pages, updated Oct 24, 2014GPictures
❝Her mind was being flooded. She was sinking through her thoughts. Her conscious barely stood above. Hope was being under towed. Passion was stilling. Even hatred stopped breathing. She knew she was being destroyed; forever.❞ [Watty Awards 2014]
121,797 reads votes 5,762 comments 1,477
Untimely

Untimely

EliSummers
2 pages, updated Oct 30, 2014PG-13
At the age of twenty-five, I did not think I would be sitting in a room full of sobbing people mourning my death. [(c) Eli Summers, 2014]
20 reads votes 4 comments 2
illusion » hood

illusion » hood

mashtonsstick
6 parts / 2 pages, updated Oct 29, 2014PG-13
illusion a thing that is or is likely to be wrongly perceived or interpreted by the senses © mashtonsstick 2014.
69 reads votes 18 comments 10
Dreamland

Dreamland

SilverDusts
11 parts / 9 pages, updated Oct 28, 2014
When Kate's mother disappeared, she found her unknown older brother, Chris. As problems started to stir in, Kate and her friends walked through the Other world, Dreamland...
449 reads votes 86 comments 31
Short Murder Mysteries in Global Proportion

Short Murder Mysteries in Global Proportion

Zoies2
3 parts / 2 pages, updated Oct 30, 2014
Global murder / mysteries ...
114 reads votes 17 comments 36
Free Lunch

Free Lunch

jaspertalfury
2 parts / 4 pages, updated Oct 18, 2014PG-13Completed
Bobby kills his parents and takes care of his sister. Meanwhile, the police get involved.
13 reads votes 3 comments 0
Panic

Panic

xxLaciee
2 pages, updated Oct 30, 2014PGVideo
2 reads votes 1 comments 0
Legends

Legends

antoinebello
8 pages, updated Oct 30, 2014GCompleted
A civil servant of the British intelligence agency is tasked with animating a stock of legends - those disposable identities donned by spies during their missions.
14 reads votes 1 comments 0
Latchford Estate

Latchford Estate

StyleSmile612
1 page, updated Oct 30, 2014
Deep in the forgotten woods, a decaying manor stands as a dark monument to a fallen family empire. I've come to this house through desperation, but I stay because of fear. My name is Plum Grey, and I am the maid of Latchford Estate.
6 reads votes 1 comments 0
Entrapped

Entrapped

KevinGebhard
1 page, updated Oct 29, 2014PG-13
A senator with sights on the White House is the slander target of a black-ops manipulator.
20 reads votes 1 comments 4
Knowing

Knowing

stray_cat
2 pages, updated Oct 29, 2014PGCompleted
Knowledge is power - or is it?
7 reads votes 0 comments 0
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