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The Prize Most Sought

They were still quite a distance away from it, yet they could already hear the sounds of many, many voices within. Hanging over the bright red door was a dusty, peeling sign that read "The Pound"...

by cathryn_burns
Family, Fire Faeries, and Faded Gold Pyjamas

"Your family's weird, Pam." That was what Paul said almost every time he came to stay with her and her parents...

by pkmncat
The NeoCola Factory

"You fell asleep on the construction line again!" Krissy scolded...

by myfallenrevival4
Freedom Reigns

"Maddie," Sophie said gently, trying to get her sister to understand, "it's my duty to go back and save those faeries..."

by grapesourhorse
A Fruit's Worth

The stall owner snarled, "The next shipment doesn't come in until tomorrow morning. The caravan travels by night so that the fruit doesn't perish in the sun, but if you want some so bad, why don't you prance your furry little tail over to Qasala and buy it yourself?"

by scubadive5
A Shocking Plushie Story

I'm going to tell you the sad and miserable story of Plushies, those poor toys that everyone just throws around without a second thought...

by kotahkue
Tales from a Lost Grundo

"It all started when my parents told me we were going on vacation to Faerieland..."

by liannachick
The (Fortunately) Disappearing Pencil Sharpener

"Since you have all been such brilliant students, I have brought from home, for all of you to use this year, a classroom pencil sharpener!"

by maxalt
Boochi - World Domination

Everyone loves a baby pet... right?

by master_yoda_kenobi
Illusen's Day Off

"By order of Fyora, in punishment of thy many deeds dark and destructive, thou shalt be sentenced to a single day in the Glade..."

by micrody
The Journal of a Moody Faerie

It's not even 8:00 yet, and already I've given out more prizes in two hours than I usually give out in one day...

Also by kittygirl5170

by birdinggal

Illusen, Victorious

Jhudora first took a sip of her coffee, then unfolded the newspaper and began to read. Her eyes scanned the major headline, and her heart skipped a beat...

by really_awesome_d00d
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"Illusen, Victorious" by really_awesome_d00d
"Good morning, Barty," Jhudora murmured, sitting down at the glass-paned table. Barty let out a soft grunt in response, not ceasing for a moment from his task. Jhudora clicked her nails on the surface of the table for several moments, waiting for Barty to finish...

Other Stories


Slime Trails
So, dear reader, take a look for yourself at the marvels of the Slorg. They come in many colours and are hand-washable.

by squire_genevieve


Illusen's Secrets to Staying in Shape
"I make all the foods with 'Illusen' in the name," she shares with us, "so I put only the finest, healthiest ingredients into my food and then I sell the foods to shops all over Neopia to provide them to you. I make sure they are low fat and have vitamins that all Neopets need."

by lassie_nikki


Catching Up: Part Six
Maybe Ms. Evea had meant it for her ears only. If that were true, though, she had to have singled Patricia out for some reason. But why? The Dark Faerie shrugged and sighed...

by extreme_fj0rd


Spells, Secrets, and Snowberry Tea: Part Six
"You'll never believe what I found out last night!" Cypher said, remembering her news. "I investigated the Ice Caves, and in the Neggery, every ferocious negg was gone except one..."

by kemppotatoe


The plain truth of Neopia: The Present
Let's see what's in it!

Idea by kazukazue

by tirrya


And the Meepits Outgrabe
We have to pick out a name.

by kittylin

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