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Shadowflame: The Seeker

"At first I found you annoying and unworthy of my presence. But you have a sort of spunk we don't often see in the Grey..."

by brains03
Protectors: Shared Dreams

The Air Faerie cast a glance around her, at the towering mounds of clouds lit orange by the setting sun. She smiled at the peaks and valleys formed in the ground of the sky. If Altador was her city, these clouds were her kingdom.

Art by nut862

by nut862

Guardian of the Lagoon

"But, Mom," complained Melusine. "We've only been here for two days. We wanna explore a little! It's beautiful out there, and I want to go swimming. You know, in the pond that the waterfall flows into..."

by sybaris
Becky's Gift

Becky was a Poogle in a hurry. She raced along the streets of Neopia Central, swivelling her head to glance at shop windows as she passed. It was Mellie’s birthday party, and she had forgotten to buy a present...

by bookworm_kate347
Thor's Tales: The Rainbow Pearl

"There only are about twenty rainbow pearls in Neopia and they're worth so much that if Queen Fyora would sell only one of them, she could retire from the whole Hidden Tower business..."

Art by ssjelitegirl

by ssjelitegirl

Frosted Wings

The cheery crackle of a fire was the first thing she heard as Blyzzarr regained consciousness. She opened her eyes and confirmed that there was indeed a fire blazing. Then she noticed that she wasn't alone...

by siennacat13
A Forgotten World

Dear Diary,

More of my colony is being secretly captured and taken away. My friend Sir Tibbles vanished without a trace...

by karate_kirara

The Nothing Faerie

"Now," a voice said into the darkness. "You are finally ready to choose which faerie you shall become..."

by blackwell
On Gilded Wings

Kauvara gestured towards a shelf on the left, and the Tuskaninny replied with a "Thank you." The Kau watched as the girl stared in awe at the wonderful potions, inspecting their every detail with great caution...

by jayandcourtneyk
Glacia

Ice hung from the mouths of caverns, ice floated and bobbed on the surface of the gale-haunted sea. It was a glistening white paradise of a homeworld...

by rainbow_daydreamer
 
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How to Be a Rich Neopian Without Doing Anything
This guide is a little different. It explains how to be a passively rich Neopian. It is possible to break a million neopoints without playing games all day long. That's what we all want, isn't it?

by neesboy

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Paint Brush Polls: Island
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by kallykat_03

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Spheres of Influence: Part Three
"He went down there alone?" she asked. "Doesn't he know anything about caves? He's never been here before. He could get lost down there..."

by zephandolf

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The Mirror of Memories: Part Nine
I should have read all of her journal. I should have been prepared, knowing what would happen next...

by sytra

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A Sad Rainbow
*cry*

Drawn by leparfait

by xlaxed


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by kazenkori



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