Burn High Your Fires by Krista's Scribbles At 15, Jack Kelly serves 50 days in Randall's Island's House of Refuge. Amidst strict rules, he meets new friends, learns life lessons, and escapes, becoming the strike leader he is in 1899.
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, words: 11k+, 9/26, Jack K., Sarah J., Spot C., Medda L.
sun-kissed by Animegirl1129 In which Jack has a rough day at work.
K+, English, Hurt/Comfort, words: 660, 9/23, [Jack K., David J.]
Y’all’d’n’t’ve (you all did not have) by Rosethorn52 The Jacobs twins give their friends a lesson on southern words. All relationships are minor/background - Relationships Sarah Jacobs/Katherine Plumber Pulitzer. David Jacobs/Jack Kelly. Spot Conlon/Racetrack Higgins. Crutchie/Elmer (Newsies)
K, English, Humor & Friendship, words: 588, 7/12, Sarah J., David J., Jack K., Crutchy
1 Living In The Fast Lane » by L0ading Username [One-shot Collection] Chapter III: "Your brother said you looked about ready to drag him home, so he sent me here to distract you," Jack informed him with a boyish grin as he flopped down at his side. - Or, the Jacobs brothers make some new "friends" in the park.
K+, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 3, words: 5k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, updated: 12/22/2022 published: 10/4/2021, [Jack K., David J.] Les J.
7Just Keep Breathing by Amourlecture Revised-They had all heard the stories. The kids that went in there fighting and came out beaten. The kids that came out with that look in their eyes. The kids that never came out at all. Jack had warned them so many times, stay clear of trouble, don't get yourself caught and if you do, get yourself out of there fast. Race had got out but that look in his eyes, what happened?
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, words: 1k+, favs: 12, follows: 16, updated: 9/27/2022 published: 10/8/2018, Jack K., Racetrack H.
3 Who We Are in September by scratch conlon It's the end of summer, Mayer's arm is better, and David has to hold up his end of the deal, it's time to go back to school. It's no surprise he doesn't want to go back after the best summer of his life. David isn't sure exactly, how to bridge the gap between those two worlds, that of books and bowties versus independence and acceptance. The newsies will always have his back though
K+, English, Friendship, words: 2k+, favs: 4, 9/5/2022, Jack K., David J., Racetrack H., Swifty
7Little Newsgirl » by Lil Victori Elizabeth Kelly is the seven year old sister of Jack Kelly. They cowboy, one of the best newsies in Manhattan. When the strike happens what will happen to Ellie. Can Jack keep her safe or will she end up in the Refuge.
K+, English, Family, chapters: 7, words: 8k+, favs: 7, follows: 6, updated: 6/24/2022 published: 11/17/2020, Kloppman, Jack K., OC, Spot C.
18Love and Hate » by coveredinbees14 A very hesitant continuation of my Tay and Spot stories. Written for those extremely kind people who left reviews on my other pieces. Enjoy! (rated T because you know dark and dreary is just how I roll) Disclaimer: I do not own Newsies.
T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 17, words: 70k+, favs: 3, follows: 4, updated: 5/29/2022 published: 10/16/2021, Spot C., Racetrack H.
1 Questions and Commands: Or When Spot Conlon Finds Out Kate's Secret by Anna W Just some drabble for fun, inspired and dedicated to Glitter-ink, you lovely soul you! It's part of my Kate/Spot universe, a scene where Kate, Julia, Rummy, and Spot Conlon play "Questions and Commands", the turn of the century form of "Truth or Dare", and we get background on how Kate got kicked out of finishing school. Hope you enjoy! :-)
T, English, Humor & Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 5/10/2022, Spot C., OC
3All is Fair in Love, War and New York by Sans Nome 24601 Routine was never a part of Jo Kelley's life. Her life were too much of a mess to plan anything, and when she did, the universe threw something in and made her re-arrange everything. She just went with the flow and never complained. Until her brother forces her to spend four weeks in a small cabin with the unbearable Royal Asshole.
T, English, Humor & Romance, words: 3k+, favs: 1, follows: 2, updated: 4/14/2022 published: 8/19/2021, [OC, Spot C.] Jack K.
A Week at the Ranch by Princess-Bunhead Jack and Sarah own a ranch in Santa Fe, and their friends from New York come to visit (a friend came up with this idea, asked me to help write it. I have permission to post it)
T, English, Western & Humor, words: 1k+, favs: 2, follows: 3, 3/21/2022, Jack K., Sarah J.
15Debt Settled (Newsies' Jack Kelly) » by dreambigdreamz Samantha Pulitzer was the average 16 year old during the year 1899. But there are three things she hated most : being called a brat, being educated like an inferior and being labeled "blind to the world outside". She met a newsie one night who was the grand compilation of all three, and so the debt still needs to be settled between the charismatic leader and the stubborn prankster.
K+, English, Romance & Humor, chapters: 15, words: 42k+, favs: 6, follows: 4, updated: 2/19/2022 published: 2/5/2021, [Jack K., OC] Pulitzer
2Scissors » by Lil Victori Jack Kelly has been in and out of the refuge to many times to count. What if one time he brought someone out with him. A story in which Jack Kelly saves and raises a little girl from the refuge.
K+, English, Drama & Family, chapters: 2, words: 2k+, favs: 5, follows: 6, updated: 2/9/2022 published: 11/8/2021, Jack K., OC
30Finish the Fight » by Laces Kai 5th story of the Rain or Shine Series, final story of the Sunny Days Saga. In 1898, Jack Kelly and Spot Conlon meet a girl who became part of their story. It's 1902 and all our characters have grown and dispersed but our story isn't over yet...
T, English, Family & Romance, chapters: 60, words: 113k+, favs: 6, follows: 8, updated: 2/1/2022 published: 1/6/2012, Jack K., Spot C.
Racetrack Higgins » by KatyRose4 Everyone knows Anthony "Racetrack" Higgins. Everyone knows about the poker games in Midtown, the trips to Sheepshead Bay, his influential role in the strike. But no one really "knows" him, now, do they? With a familiar swagger and a bit of humor, Race explains, as best as he can, how his life came to be.
T, English, chapters: 2, words: 3k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, updated: 12/21/2021 published: 12/20/2021, Racetrack H.
1 In All Our Trials by bananaoilgoil A Christmas Eve one-shot where Jack is a single father. fluff and feelings pretty much
K, English, words: 654, favs: 1, 12/20/2021, Jack K.
6Dark Places » by bananaoilgoil The year is 1921 and Prohibition is in effect. Catch up with Jack, David, and other familiar faces during the decade of America's "noble experiment" as they grapple with the changing times and the challenges in their respective lives.
T, English, Drama & Angst, chapters: 9, words: 25k+, favs: 5, follows: 3, updated: 12/3/2021 published: 2/18/2021, Jack K., David J., Sarah J., Racetrack H.
3Vérité » by historybandgeek17 Vérité: Truth, "The truth about love is that you would do it all again" A Skittery Love Story
T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 2, words: 1k+, favs: 2, follows: 4, updated: 11/22/2021 published: 6/12/2015, Skittery
2What Little the Heart Can Do » by Sans Nome 24601 Milliecent Kelley has two options: Either free herself from Snyder's dirty work and let her sister to rot in jail, or ruin her own life for her sister to lead a successful one. One day, it all becomes too much of a burden. So much that the neck of everyone she knows could be snapped any second. That's when she again has to chose between her sister's safety and everyone else's.
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Crime, chapters: 2, words: 3k+, updated: 10/31/2021 published: 7/8/2021, OC
2 Nothing to Fear by goldentreefrog Denton takes some of the boys to the zoo and Mush is entranced by one of the animals. Written for newsiestober bat prompt. (cross-posted on AO3)
K, English, Friendship, words: 974, 10/29/2021, Racetrack H., Mush, Kid Blink, Skittery
7Surviving the Ride » by scratch conlon Sarah Jacobs and Spot Conlon have always been like oil and water. Or maybe, oil and fire, two things that when added together created an explosion that left everyone burnt. But when the airport closes in a freak snowstorm Spot and Sarah are forced to embark on a road trip to be with a friend in need. 16 hours in a car is a long time.
T, English, Romance & Humor, chapters: 7, words: 20k+, favs: 9, follows: 10, updated: 10/29/2021 published: 9/26/2019, Sarah J., Spot C.
2 Tradition by goldentreefrog David participates in the newsies fall tradition for the very first time! Written for newsiestober tradition prompt. Cross-posted on AO3.
K+, English, Humor & Friendship, words: 541, favs: 2, 10/26/2021, Jack K., David J., Les J., Racetrack H.
4New York Underworld » by TheGirlWhoWouldn'tGrowUp After the strike, life is better for the newsies of Manhattan and Brooklyn. But not all of the shadows of the past have faded with time. Lies and illusions still remain. When two newsies are kidnapped, the boroughs must band together to save their friends - and their city - from New York's underworld. Sequel to "Five Thousand Reasons To Try"
K+, English, Drama & Mystery, chapters: 27, words: 75k+, favs: 5, follows: 4, updated: 10/12/2021 published: 9/18/2016, David J., Spot C., Mush, Skittery
11Hell Is a Sober Crawl » by Krista's Scribbles Jack Kelly is salving a wound. He's done so for years. It's the reason he's in the Refuge. The reason he's left his little sister to fend for herself. Taken under the wing of a few Refuge veterans, Jack sees first-hand what a cold cut-off of human compassion looks like. It's easy to forget who you are in a moment of desperation.
T, English, Angst & Friendship, chapters: 98, words: 228k+, favs: 3, follows: 2, updated: 8/20/2021 published: 5/20/2021, Jack K., Spot C., Medda L., OC
16 Never Be Alone » by coveredinbees14 Finished! (I think) Thank you for reading!
T, English, Drama & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 34, words: 114k+, favs: 5, follows: 5, updated: 7/27/2021 published: 4/4/2020, Spot C., Racetrack H.