5Mea Culpa » by RedgeandLilly How had one choice gone so horribly awry? Molly Carpenter is on the run, trying to evade her parents and wizardly friends of the family. All she knows for sure is that life is bad when the devil on your shoulder sounds reasonable, and the one playing the lyre sounds suspiciously like Harry Dresden. AU: Cannon Divergence from Death Masks onward.
T, English, Supernatural & Horror, chapters: 6, words: 19k+, favs: 2, follows: 6, updated: 11/22 published: 11/1
Autumn Leaves by Dream-Fuel A Warden that oversees the Pacific Northwest finds herself on a case that leaves her with more than she bargained for. O/C
T, English, Supernatural & Mystery, words: 2k+, follows: 2, 10/25
2 My Brother, My Keeper by BlackFox12 Missing scene to Cold Days. Thomas is not happy with Harry for not making contact. Contains spanking. Don't like? Don't read.
T, English, Family & Angst, words: 2k+, favs: 3, follows: 1, 9/26, H. Dresden, Thomas R.
From The Other Side » by WerewolfDoctor Some scenes from the Dresden Files seen from the other character's point of view. Chapter 1 - A Kiss in the Hospital (End of Skin Game - Murphy's POV) Chapter 2 - 'That' conversation from Dead Beat about sex holidays and plant watering duties from Murphy's POV
K+, English, Friendship & Romance, chapters: 2, words: 1k+, favs: 7, follows: 5, updated: 9/24 published: 9/10, H. Dresden, K. Murphy
2The Givers Tale » by Dalsethel I was seventeen when my magic first emerged. I tried to deny it, until it saved my life... and ended another. From there, I knew it was real, and I tried to control it. I succeeded. Oh God did I succeed. But, when you play a necromancer in d&d and have magic in real life... you get curious. But i'm getting ahead of myself. I am Taylor Woods. This is my story.
T, English, Adventure & Fantasy, chapters: 6, words: 6k+, updated: 9/21 published: 6/6
Talon's End Game by robisonnoel Talon and family are back. His continuing war with the Outsiders.
K, English, Adventure & Supernatural, words: 2k+, 9/1, J. Marcone, Rashid/The Gatekeeper, S. Gard
Talon's War by robisonnoel Continuing adventures of Talon and Jinn. I finally broke down and brought Dresden on board. I try to be true to the character, his power and snark.
T, English, Adventure & Supernatural, words: 16k+, updated: 8/13 published: 7/21, A. Langtry/The Merlin, H. Dresden, J. Marcone, Rashid/The Gatekeeper
17First Impressions » by Spiritus Scriptor We all know how highly Harry thinks of himself, but what does everyone else think of Chicago's only wizard for hire? These are the stories of Dresden meeting various characters, told from their perspective. Some soulgazing, lots of snark.
T, English, Friendship & Fantasy, chapters: 3, words: 6k+, favs: 32, follows: 41, updated: 8/7 published: 5/25/2016
Talon's Daughters Complete by robisonnoel Talon and Jinns continuing story. Taking place after When They Got You, the small family has two new members. Courtney, and the mysterious Srey. In this installment I further illuminate Jinn's past, and add the Jade Court to the mix.
K, English, Adventure & Supernatural, words: 18k+, 7/12, Bob, Mab
3 What They See by Engineered Muse When a wizard looks into the eyes of something that has soul, they are given a glimpse at what that being is through a soulgaze. It can never be faked and can never be forgotten. Harry has seen more than a few souls, but what about his own? What do people see when they look behind the eyes of Harry Dresden?
T, English, Drama & Supernatural, words: 2k+, favs: 12, follows: 3, 7/10, H. Dresden
Blood and Lightning by Dalsethel A side story to The Givers Tale, set 150 years ahead. Follow Tay down a rabbit hole of artificially generated magic, warlocks, and a whole lot of blood.
T, English, Supernatural, words: 986, 7/1
17Temp Work: A Dresden Files Short Story » by Grey Necromancer Based on the books by Jim Butcher. Bookverse. Takes place shortly after the end of Small Favor. Chapters 1 thru 15 with more on the way. Murphy, Thomas, Molly, Michael, Ramirez, Marcone and Mavra all inside. Spoilers up to and through Small Favor
T, English, Supernatural & Adventure, chapters: 15, words: 23k+, favs: 19, follows: 30, updated: 6/27 published: 9/15/2008
1 The Place That You Call Home by WerewolfDoctor How did Harry go from a boy moving from place to place to the wizard we know and love, who calls Chicago 'his city' and would protect it with his life (and everything else he has)?
K, English, Friendship, words: 771, favs: 2, follows: 3, 6/11, H. Dresden
3 The Dresden Legacy: Lone Warden by HollyinSanest Maggie Dresden, cryptozoologist, reaccounts the first time she properly met Warden Bill Meyer. One shot. Very AU.
T, English, Adventure, words: 2k+, favs: 2, follows: 3, 6/8, Maggie D., Mouse
The Mattherson Files by gibbonraver The beginning of a series based on an awesome campaign of the Dresden Files RPG. Focused on the pov of my character in the campaign. All other characters were used with permission. Several people with dark pasts are drawn to the town of Mattherson's Landing, Delaware, and have to contend with supernatural forces that threaten to overwhelm humanity.
T, English, Supernatural & Drama, words: 1k+, follows: 1, 6/8
1Dead Men Rush In by GMsTales Note: I'm currently GM-ing for a Dresden Files RPG group. The stories I'm posting here are based on our gaming sessions, and characters. Characters are original work, but most are not mine. The ones that aren't mine are used with the permission of their creators.
T, English, words: 4k+, follows: 1, 6/4
4 Necessary Arguments by WerewolfDoctor Harry and Ebenezer finally have the 'Who is Thomas and why exactly are you so loyal to him' conversation and Ebenezer finds out some things he might not necessarily wanted to know. Sequel (of sorts) to 'A Long Awaited Meeting'
K, English, Family, words: 1k+, favs: 11, follows: 2, 6/1, Ebenezer M., H. Dresden
2 Bad Day by oh-mother-of-darkness Maggie has a bad day. Good thing Harry and Molly are around to help.
K, English, Family & Fantasy, words: 2k+, favs: 12, follows: 3, 5/28
2 The Long Knight by WerewolfDoctor "I play on your team," I told her. "I'm not from your town … I'm only human." Mab's gaze remained on me, cold and heavy as a blanket of snow. "For now." (Skin Game) Harry's found an unexpected and unwelcome side effect to being the Winter Knight. He's immortal (or something like it.)
K, English, Angst, words: 1k+, favs: 14, follows: 4, 5/14, H. Dresden
Bob by Otherwhere Where a beloved author meets one of his creations...
T, English, Fantasy, words: 7k+, follows: 1, 4/30, Bob, K. Murphy, Mab, Molly C.
6Mab Goes To Disneyland by MichaelAlexanderStories Mab, the Queen of Air and Darkness, Monarch of the Winter Court, goes to Disneyland with Sarissa. (Spoiler Warning: Do Not Read if you haven't read Jim Butcher's Cold Days.)
T, English, Supernatural & Fantasy, words: 6k+, favs: 8, follows: 4, 4/27, Mab
2 Two Wardens Meet In A Bar by WerewolfDoctor What if Morgan survived Turn Coat? Harry and Morgan aren't friends, but ... they aren't enemies either.
K, English, Friendship, words: 2k+, favs: 15, follows: 3, 4/25, D. Morgan, H. Dresden
46Apprenticed in Snark and Magic » by SixPerfections Rachel Bicchielli remembers her previous life, including her all-time favorite book series The Dresden Files. When suddenly she starts being able to do unexplainable things she realizes with slowly dawning horror that her favorite book series just became all too real. Learning magic from Harry Dresden and trying not to die is liable to drive her completely crazy. SI story.
T, English, Adventure & Humor, chapters: 6, words: 20k+, favs: 111, follows: 137, updated: 4/20 published: 2/4, H. Dresden, Injun Joe, J. Marcone, OC
3 First Glance by CarrieVS Set four years before Storm Front. A meeting that was hinted at in the books.
T, English, words: 3k+, favs: 7, follows: 3, 4/14
10Knight Lite » by riftrunner When vanilla humans are gifted magical trinkets by a mysterious benefactor they put them to use...by gunning for Harry Dresden's position as Winter Knight! With his brother Thomas missing and a number of crazy amateurs trying to kill him Harry must get to the bottom of this mystery if he is to keep the mantle he never wanted to begin with!
T, English, Adventure & Mystery, chapters: 5, words: 5k+, favs: 3, follows: 11, updated: 4/5 published: 3/25, H. Dresden, Mab, Thomas R.