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List of short stories by our resident authors within the Thriller genre. Please do leave comments for the writers!
Thriller fiction, sometimes called suspense fiction, is a genre of literature that typically entails fast-paced plots, numerous action scenes, and limited character development. It is sometimes called suspense fiction because of the heightened level of stress or excitement that it induces in the reader. Along with the aforementioned suspense fiction, it has more than a dozen sub-genres, including action-adventure thriller, techno-thriller, conspiracy thriller, medical thriller, serial killer thriller, political thriller, military thriller, romantic thriller, legal thriller, forensic thriller, and spy fiction.

Ten RANDOM stories from this genre

Damaged Goods, Waiting to be Broken - Chapter Four , date added; 2011-06-21, the cottage part five, date added; 2011-05-18, Deception, Chapter One, REWRITTEN., date added; 2010-07-09, A man, Darkly. , date added; 2009-02-17, Jeremy Clegane: The Heat is On, date added; 2015-04-02, Forgiveness, date added; 2010-05-04, Muddy Paws, date added; 2006-06-04, What am I doing here?, date added; 2011-02-08, War Torn, date added; 2011-10-19, A Glimmer of Hope, date added; 2012-10-20,

Latest stories in this genre

FATAL LOVE PART 1, by natureho
Date added: 2016-05-29 Total reads: 327
Jealousy is easily afire human sin of revenge and destroy.
Blood Season: Last Blood, by MacShayne
Date added: 2016-05-27 Total reads: 304
'Until we meet again son.' [7/7]
Blood Season: Loose Ends, by MacShayne
Date added: 2016-05-13 Total reads: 341
"Sharks don't sleep." [6/7]
Blood Season: Running All Night, by MacShayne
Date added: 2016-05-08 Total reads: 411
'Surrender yourself!' [5/7]
Blood Season: Rendezvous, by MacShayne
Date added: 2016-04-25 Total reads: 263
'Reddington send Mitch Crowne to kill me!' [4/7]
Blood Season: Long Distance Shot, by MacShayne
Date added: 2016-04-17 Total reads: 385
"Your legacy will not be forgotten" [3/7]
Blood Season: Seven Mile Bridge, by MacShayne
Date added: 2016-04-09 Total reads: 364
"You could decide to jump." [2/7]
Blood Season: Hunting Game, by MacShayne
Date added: 2016-04-02 Total reads: 351
'There is one name still on my list.' [1/7]
Mitch Crowne IV: Eye Of The Storm, by MacShayne
Date added: 2016-01-08 Total reads: 421
'Let's bring the storm to their doorstep' [13/13]
Naughty, Naughty Girl, by MsTrina
Date added: 2016-01-08 Total reads: 1719
Thriller in 8 short chapters. A man and woman are found shot to death. Whodunnit, and why? M/F F/F BDSM
Mitch Crowne IV: A Fiery Thunderbolt, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-12-31 Total reads: 361
"Rage, for Mitch, it is comparable to love. It keeps him alive" [12/13]
The Most Hated Man, by TheMostHatedMan
Date added: 2015-12-21 Total reads: 453
How one person, disgruntled at political correctness, could, as a lone wolf, create Armageddon.
Mitch Crowne IV: Where is the World We Deserve?, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-12-18 Total reads: 365
'Safe Mia!' [11/13]
Mitch Crowne IV: A Knife in the Ocean, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-12-09 Total reads: 420
'Don't move Mitch. Unless you have a death wish' [10/13]
Mitch Crowne IV: Damsel In Distress, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-12-03 Total reads: 388
'Don't play mind games Mitch. They don't apply to me.' [9/13]
Mitch Crowne IV: Down Falls One, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-11-27 Total reads: 367
'I give you hell. Now pull the damn trigger.' [8/13]
Mitch Crowne IV: Homecoming, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-11-19 Total reads: 438
'To be honest Jeremy. I'm reckless. That's all' [7/13]
Mitch Crowne IV: Cherish Your Sins, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-11-11 Total reads: 376
'What this thing might be. You know it could kill her, right?' [6/13]
Mitch Crowne IV: Brotherly Connection, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-11-04 Total reads: 477
'I still wonder why we need his brother?' [5/13]
Mitch Crowne IV: What We Don't Know, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-10-30 Total reads: 371
"Maybe you know something valuable." [4/13]
Mitch Crowne IV: The Little Yellow House, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-10-24 Total reads: 424
'We don't have much time, move those feet Aida!' [3/13]
Mitch Crowne IV: Crossroads, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-10-15 Total reads: 517
'It happens today.. Don't lose him' [2/13]
Mitch Crowne IV: The Syndicate, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-10-06 Total reads: 408
'Legends are creatures that either make the tale or are the tale.' [1/13]
A Bear Out There - (in progress), by jan762
Date added: 2015-10-01 Total reads: 350
Sybren Sibranski: The Diary Of Crime, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-09-30 Total reads: 486
Mitch Crowne Chronicles [3/3]
Sybren Sibranski: A New Reporter, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-09-23 Total reads: 609
Mitch Crowne Chronicles [2/3]
Sybren Sibranski: The Pretender & The Crow, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-09-19 Total reads: 534
Mitch Crowne Chronicles [1/3]
Robert McEachran: Times Are Changing, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-09-02 Total reads: 605
"There is one path that guides you to tomorrow" [10/10]
Robert McEachran: Forgotten Paths, Forgiveness Asked, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-08-27 Total reads: 554
'There was a second shooter. And that person saved both our asses.' [9/10]
Robert McEachran: Night Finds You, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-08-19 Total reads: 660
'Shit...', it's following us' [8/10]
Robert McEachran: Skewjack, B3315, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-08-14 Total reads: 484
'This time the victim is a male, which means he expands business...' [7/10]
Robert McEachran: The Minack Theatre, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-08-05 Total reads: 546
"What if told you that everyone of us has been in contact with a serial killer once." [6/10]
Britt Jeffs the Avenger, by kiwiYarns
Date added: 2015-08-02 Total reads: 619
Britt a young retired private investigator seeks revenge when her former business partner dies and she believes he was murdered by an English family of criminals.
Robert McEachran: The Darkness Beneath Us, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-07-29 Total reads: 633
'You think this is the act of a serial killer?' [5/10]
Robert McEachran: A Mystery Caller, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-07-22 Total reads: 683
'The Old Success Inn, Stephen Lang, how can I be of assistance?', he asked. [4/10]
Robert McEachran: The Missing Pages, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-07-15 Total reads: 626
'Do you have something to hide Miss Dupont?' [3/10]
The Gaudiest Tom. Ch 1 WIP., by xerxesxu
Date added: 2015-07-13 Total reads: 1243
Two spooks tryst under a streetlamp
Robert McEachran: A Strange Shadow, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-07-08 Total reads: 675
'Did you see that?' [2/10]
Robert McEachran: A Little Place at the Sea, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-07-01 Total reads: 687
"Welcome to the cove..." [1/10]
Mitch Crowne III: The Aftermath, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-06-19 Total reads: 640
'How did you call this? Lucky shot?', Mitch teased. [11/11]
Mitch Crowne III: The Beast Released, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-06-16 Total reads: 693
'Give me a name. I want them to bleed!' [10/11]
Mitch Crowne III: Falling Skies, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-06-11 Total reads: 531
'You're days will soon be over, but I won't be the guest of honour.' [9/11]
Mitch Crowne III: The Devil Inside, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-06-08 Total reads: 623
'The government doesn't pay enough.' [8/11]
Mitch Crowne III: We Can't All Be Heroes, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-06-04 Total reads: 659
'Then you might wanna order two body bags sweetheart.' [7/11]
Mitch Crowne III: Stuck In The Middle, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-06-01 Total reads: 670
'You weren't here to kill somebody?' [6/11]
Mitch Crowne III: Judgement Day, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-05-29 Total reads: 613
'Heather, we have to be careful. Something is haunting us since the day we were here.' [5/11]
Mitch Crowne III: The Devil of New York, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-05-27 Total reads: 598
'He's a well known assassin that used to work for the United States.' [4/11]
Mitch Crowne III: Double Crossed, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-05-24 Total reads: 604
'That makes things twice as hard.' [3/11]
Mitch Crowne III: The Double, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-05-21 Total reads: 681
"Never make it your employers easy to bass you out like garbage." [2/11]
Mitch Crowne III: Kiruna, by MacShayne
Date added: 2015-05-17 Total reads: 548
"Most of the others already passed away or were simply "missing." Which was a synonym for also executed." [1/11]

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