At the cutting edge of crime fiction, Mystery Magazine presents original short stories by the world’s best-known and emerging mystery writers. The stories we feature in our monthly issues span every imaginable subgenre, including cozy, police procedural, noir, whodunit, supernatural, hardboiled, humor, and historical mysteries. Evocative writing and a compelling story are the only certainty.
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There are 76 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
Min: 6 | Average: 33.28 | Median: 32 | Max: 141
14.47% - avg 28 days
82.89% - avg 34 days(28.57% of rejections are personal)
There are 10 pending responses.
(3 min | 33 average | 26 median | 71 max days waiting)
Note: pending statistics may skew high if some users neglect their data. We recommend querying after the time the market suggests to query.