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Santayur's Secret

"If you need me," said Santayur, "I will be in the shed. Please knock on the door before coming in."

by andrewthebestes
Christmas at the Soup Kitchen

"There are Neopets in need even during Christmas," Giubble said matter-of-factly, handing him her ticket.

by blue_magic
The Attempt

A young green Eyrie in a tattered brown dress, carrying with her the cleaning rags of a scullery maid and wearing the air of a princess, made her way silently and rather stealthily through one of the deserted halls...

by jokerhahaazzz
The Seraphic Legion: Gelicia's Spring

Standing proud at the gate to the Faerie Palace was a lone Christmas Wocky, clad in robes of an icy blue that suited the frigid atmosphere, watching the late shoppers...

by d_morton
The Gift of a Wishing Star

"It took so long," Darrow mumbled sourly. She hated being colored snow!

by dragonstorm_75
Faith, Hope, and Christmas Kougras

Why would she spend her time on an ugly, abandoned pest when she had her beautifully painted children at home?

by meggierules2129
Snowed In!

"What?!" she mumbled to herself, fingering the crinkled edges. She had just found out that her three Blumaroos, Amanda, Grampa, and Blankie, were not going to make it home for Christmas.

Also by matilda_39

by brookeppg

Nighttime Wanderings

"Did you forget?" Lightning Lenny asked. "It's our turn for the night patrol."

by o_liveandlearn_o
The Perfect Christmas

Usually, every neopet in the household would be working hard to get gifts for one another. But Telecte had bigger plans...

by danielleplicka
Universal Translator

"Hello, Maoush," Mucige gushed. "How wonderful it is to see you again." The Darigan Grundo flashed a simpering smile, ensuring his cousin couldn't miss the dripping sarcasm.

by mamasimios
Twice Upon a Christmas

"Well, your father said he'll be home on Christmas, which is tomorrow – " Darel's grandmother consulted an ancient pocket watch. "Oh, I mean, in less than an hour."

by precious_katuch14
Edges of Things

"Phizith," said the Korbat, sounding distinctly unenthusiastic. "Um."

by wicked_summer
A Werhond's Gift

To say that the Werelupe King was not a fan of the holidays would be an understatement.

by dragonoftheseas2
Remembering Hope

In Altador, the first snowflake is always special.

by grapesourhorse
In Search of the Perfect Christmas Tree

"I don't want 'good enough'! I want the best!" he screamed, making all of the customers stare at them.

by amysmother_8
I Survived the Magma Pool!

It all started one day when my siblings and I went down to Moltara.

by alt1981black
 
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"Universal Translator" by mamasimios
Mucige turned his nose up as he passed the Grundo Café. "Peasant food," he muttered to himself. "When will the Grundos up here realise that there's a whole world down there for them to explore? That they don't need to eat like this anymore? That they don't need to live like this anymore?" He said this last bit rather more loudly, intending for the Café patrons to hear his scorn...




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A Stress-Free, Merry Holiday!
If you follow these tips, you're sure to have your Neopets and family all in the holiday spirit!

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Holidays During the Holidays
Although everyone's singing about being home for the holidays, not everybody WANTS to stay in the same old place every year.

by writingkid

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The Wise Whoot: Guardian of the Elements - Part Four
As the two of them took a couple steps into their secret place, Blaze sensed a strange and different atmosphere. Sure, it was quiet; it was always quiet here. Yet, something was off...

by bluehamster9981

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Yuletide Witches: Part One
The Christmas Yurble hummed a merry tune under his breath as he read the parchment in his hand. It was a list of names, and this would be the second time he had checked it...

by herdygerdy

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The Islanders - Christmas
Remember to keep those pant devil attractors with you this Christmas.

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Worm Catching - The Easy Way?
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