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.

Dreamland

Dreamland

SilverDusts
23 parts / 30 pages, updated Feb 13, 2015
"Your suspense is killing me." I whispered to him. "I think it's all connected." "Whaaa?" "You know. To Dreamland. The wolves last night. ... read more
2,464 reads votes 517 comments 116
It Started With a Dare

It Started With a Dare

KarsynSmith7
6 parts / 3 pages, updated Nov 14, 2014Completed
When a dare goes wrong, is it really worth it?
284 reads votes 6 comments 0
Gone

Gone

justbrenlee
2 parts / 2 pages, updated Nov 26, 2014
tags / mystery
257 reads votes 1 comments 2
Colors

Colors

Creepylia
1 page, updated Nov 25, 2014
tags / scary
74 reads votes 0 comments 0
Needles

Needles

ChessDesalls
2 pages, updated Nov 25, 2014Completed
Jan fled for her life, all because of a scarf.
101 reads votes 1 comments 1
Gravedancer

Gravedancer

Ladyazevedo
3 pages, updated Nov 24, 2014
33 reads votes 0 comments 0
The Vacation

The Vacation

Janet990
1 page, updated Nov 21, 2014Completed
134 reads votes 0 comments 0
Handful of Nothing

Handful of Nothing

PaintTheMusics
2 pages, updated Nov 20, 2014Completed
Mr. Norm was anything but the norm. It was a starless night. The sky was a pitch black, the city lights forcing the sky to be this way, for the way they shone,... read more
37 reads votes 0 comments 0
A Day's Events

A Day's Events

NiNij13
2 pages, updated Nov 19, 2014
72 reads votes 1 comments 2
Vanished

Vanished

Flamey321
1 page, updated Nov 19, 2014
everything seemed fine in the town of Glensdale. All the neighbors knew each other and got along until one day all the patients in Saint Mary hospital suddenly die one by one. E... read more
120 reads votes 3 comments 2
LIAR

LIAR

MethaneMaker
5 parts / 3 pages, updated Dec 21, 2014
103 reads votes 5 comments 0
The Robot In The Coner

The Robot In The Coner

Harry-PotterStuck
1 page, updated Nov 17, 2014
33 reads votes 0 comments 0
Friday

Friday

ayane_redfield
3 pages, updated Nov 17, 2014Completed
He couldn't help but admire and watch her as she was engrossed in her book.
43 reads votes 0 comments 0
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Featured Story

Featured Club

Mystery/Thriller Mystery/Thriller
What is a Mystery/Thriller story? A Mystery is a puzzle or a secret that is solved by characters in the story. Clever plotting, interesting clues, detective reasoning skills ? all of these are important elements. Similarly, Thriller stories involve a threat or imminent danger that must be overcome or resolved and often involves mysterious elements.