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Howard is an avid short story reader who likes to help others find and understand stories. This page compiles stories of mystery, suspense, and tension.
Some of the selections have action while others are more about the process. Regardless, they're written to keep you wondering what happens next. I hope you find a new story to enjoy. It's a huge anthology, almost 1, pages, with 68 stories of impossible crimes.
Tommy is a fat teenager in Mrs. Connelly's special class at school. His mother is disappointed that he's in the habit of stealing things. His mother finds life hard at times and misses adult company. One day while she's out a man comes to the door. Tommy's not supposed to answer when he's alone but he does anyway. Read "The Thief". Dorothy buys a gnome for her garden. She's happy with it and picks the perfect spot. One morning she finds it's been knocked over.
A few days later it happens again. Dorothy decides to do something about it. She suspects it's the Allen boys; she heads for their place. Read "Wish You Were Here". Mayherne, a lawyer, meets with his client, Leonard Vole, who is accused of murdering an old woman. The case against Vole is strong, but Mr. Mayherne believes he could be innocent. He starts gathering the facts of Vole's relationship with the elderly lady, Miss Emily French, who was rich and eccentric.
The troubling details continue to pile up. Read "Witness for the Prosecution". Why did you, a young man of thirty-three, good-looking, fond of sport, popular with your friends, devote so much of your time to an elderly woman with whom you could hardly have anything in common? Chris and Mary are cooking together.
Mary realizes she forgot the mushrooms. She goes out to get some. Mary happens to be at the grocery when a robbery is taking place.
She becomes an accidental casualty. Years later, Chris is using religion and cooking to cope. Joachim is in a train with other prisoners. He has a yellow triangle on his jacket. A man with a pink triangle, Herman, says he knows Joachim and starts talking to him. Joachim claims not to know the man. Herman starts talking about escaping. It's children's day at a large exposition. Miranda, a private eye, notices a clown pulling a little girl along.
She follows but loses them in the crowd. She gets the full story from the mother. Read "Children's Day". The clown and the kid, still in sight, headed toward Heather Row. Fat lady in green nowhere to be seen. While at a bar, Jack Reacher notices a young blonde woman who seems to be in love with the band's guitar player. She has a pile of money on her table that she's using to buy wine and give big tips.
Reacher also notices two tall Russians watching the girl. They look like they're preparing for action. Read "Guy Walks Into a Bar". The doctor's wife's child vanished in broad daylight. It started with the wife arguing with the paperhanger. After calling him a name she stormed out of the room. She went to her car and called her little daughter. There was no answer. Read "The Paperhanger". Madge is just walking out the door to drive to Colchester when her phone rings. It's Mr. Tabor asking if his niece Eunice could ride with her.
The mention of the Colchester road makes her uncomfortable because of its tragic link to Mr. She agrees to help. She finds the drive—and Eunice—to be unsettling. Read "Night Drive". No woman liked to think about Mrs. Tabor before driving a car at night, alone. Nobody knew who the other girl was, or how it happened. But Madge had known Mrs. The crew of a ship talk about hunting and a nearby island with a bad reputation.
After they turn in for the night, one of the men, Rainsford, hears three shots fired in the distance. While checking it out he falls overboard. Read "The Most Dangerous Game". A rich man has heard that an assassin has used a Barrett Model Ninety on occasion.
He tells the assassin he wants that weapon used for a particular job. The assassin doesn't think that's the right weapon to use. He tries to talk him out of it, but the rich man explains his reason and insists. Read "The. The narrator and his daughter Judy are hiding out in their apartment. A plague called the softness is maiming and then killing everyone.
They've been affected but they haven't died. They have immunity, but the narrator decides to ignore the calls for immune people to report for examination to aid in a cure. Read "Soft". Jack Swyteck, a lawyer, gets a call in the early morning from his "investigator" and friend, Theo. He says to turn on CNN. The naval base at Guantanamo Bay is on fire. Theo says a client of Jack's is responsible. Read "Operation Northwoods". The narrator is beaten up by a gang and left in an alley.
He struggles back to his cheap hotel and self-medicates. After sleeping, he gathers some things and goes to see his client. He tells him they were the people they're looking for and assures him the job will be done. Read "Epitaph". I hurt a lot, but pain and I were old acquaintances. I took a deep breath, let it out slow, did some poking and prodding. Nothing seemed seriously damaged. The crime in London isn't stimulating enough for Holmes.
His boredom is allayed when he gets a telegram. His brother, Mycroft, is on his way with urgent news. A twenty-seven-year-old government employee, was found dead on the train tracks. He was carrying plans for the Bruce-Partington submarine, a top secret government project.
Mystery Short Stories: Thriller, Detective, Suspense, and Psychological Fiction Online
Theodora Oniceanu born Lacatis lives in a small town named Targu-Mures, situated close to the heart of Transylvania, Romania with her husband, her son and their cat. She followed the classes at the Faculty of Letters at the University of Petru Maior Transylvania and the ones of sociology at the Curving or bending of time can be caused by a bounce from one side to other. Barents Island in Norway is an inhospitable place where the headquarters decided to establish a station K Your worst enemy is closer than you think.
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Howard is an avid short story reader who likes to help others find and understand stories. This page compiles stories of mystery, suspense, and tension. Some of the selections have action while others are more about the process. Regardless, they're written to keep you wondering what happens next. I hope you find a new story to enjoy. It's a huge anthology, almost 1, pages, with 68 stories of impossible crimes. Tommy is a fat teenager in Mrs.
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4370+ Short Mystery Stories to read
Howard is an avid short story reader who likes to help others find and understand stories. This page compiles stories of mystery, suspense, and tension. Some of the selections have action while others are more about the process. Regardless, they're written to keep you wondering what happens next.
The book introduces us to Arjun Arora who has a drinking problem and is going through a divorce. All the links and clues lead him to an unidentified murdered man who has been chopped into small pieces and cooked in the tandoor of a small restaurant in Delhi. Dead Meat is gory, gripping, and will make you reconsider your safety if you live in a metropolis.
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4370+ Short Mystery Stories to read
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Petersburgh, Dec. Saville, England You will rejoice to hear that no disaster has accompanied the commencement of an enterprise which you have regarded with such evil forebodings. I arrived here yesterday, and my first task is to assure my dear sister of my welfare and increasing confidence in the success of my undertaking. I am already far north of London, and as I walk in the streets of Petersburgh, I feel a cold northern breeze play upon my cheeks, which braces my nerves and fills me with delight.