Contest Description

Original mystery and thriller | No word limit (Note: Submissions can only be posted from a computer)

  • Submissions close on September 17th, but voting will continue for an additional week
  • Multiple entries are allowed, but each individual participant may win only one prize.
  • Old or previously published works are acceptable.
  • Physical prizes can only be shipped to the United States, Canada, countries in the EU, and Australia/New Zealand.
  • There is no age requirement for participation but all stories must be rated appropriately by their authors.
  • Inkitt staff are not eligible to receive prizes, or be chosen as winners.
  • Before submitting a story be sure to check our guidelines page to ensure that you comply with all of our publication rules.

Prizes for Winners

1st Place

Golden badge on your profile

2nd Place

Silver badge on your profile

3rd Place

Bronze badge on your profile

Top 10%

All Top 10% participants receive a "Top 10%" badge to their profile

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