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The Lost Idea

The stone Chia's contours gleamed delicately in the flickering light. Upon his head sat the great hat, its stone feather curving...

by yoyote
Pep and the Great Turmaculus

"Ha-ha, you silly petpet, Pep!" she said, smiling. Her Christmas Noil was running around the middle of the living room floor chasing his jingly bell on his hat...

by 13wocky_lover13
Torn Loyalties and Broken Promises

It was today, the final day, that had excited murmurs racing throughout the packed crowd. Tensions ran high, for today was the biggest event of all - the hero's exhibition match...

by jjquil
Big Trees

"Do you know why we're doing this?" Janice asked Ever. "Do you know why we are planting this little tree?"

by violinoutoftune
The Grass is Much Greener

"Sweet Fyora!" he cried, slapping the water in exasperation. He laid his ears back and glowered at the specks of pink, purple, and orange that dotted the waves. His waves...

by 4zure
The Extra

I can only recall one moment when I found myself feeling like I was worth something to someone. Feeling like I mattered...

by jelleyfrosting
Neopaltropaly: The Last Allusion

The rule of the village was that only green neopets were allowed to live there. It was said that other colors attracted the horrible monster...

by amy112002
Double Crossed

"I have things I want to buy, too, you know. To do that I'll need money. And to get money..." A gleam came into his yellow eyes as he scanned the dark woods...

Also by dan4884

Art by nut862

by nut862

The Koi Party

"Nah, what could go wrong? So here's where our laser will go-" Apoc was interrupted by his brother...

by mystery_island111223
A Mysterious Fishing Trip

"What's all this?" I asked, somewhat pensively. Around the room were some packets of what appeared to be tiny fish. There were sunscreen, a blanket, a picnic basket, hats, and – oh no. There were fishing poles!

by mzkimmi
 
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"The Extra" by jelleyfrosting
We were pets who no one wanted or cared about, but our happiness was still vital to a few losers who petitioned for some proper care to the pets in the Neopian Pound. Thus the teachers. They picked the brightest out of the Neoschool and had them teach us for an hour every day...




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The Ultimate Guide to the Moon
Please remember to wear your Space Suit before going to Kreludor. It will give you what oxygen you need and will keep you grounded so that you don't float away...

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The Guide to Ugga Smash!
The instructions are simple. Crash your car into an opponent.

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Vanity: Part Two
He offered his arm and she placed hers lightly on top. She knew from living with Sarah that this was the customary way beauty contestants of opposite genders in the area traveled in public. She also knew from having a brain that it was going to be hard to keep her arm up...

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Tangled Up in Blu: Part Eight
The loud clash of weapons filled the otherwise silent Maraquan evening...

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Sibling Rivalry
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Me & My Mootix - Is This Tour Safe?
In honor of Gadgadsbogen, we take a tour of Mystery Island. Is the Island Mystic usually right?

by peri0neo



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