928Something Worth Winning » by pjean19 In which Davey finds his life turned upside down and then slowly put back together again in the most astonishing ways. (Full summary inside). (Cross-posted to Ao3)
T, English, Friendship & Romance, chapters: 135, words: 589k+, favs: 44, follows: 55, updated: 11/4 published: 5/27/2019, [Jack K., Katherine P.] Davey, Race
Life's Next Chapter » by Nycnewsgirl Feister has been through a lot in her lifetime. She went through many challenges at a young age, though if you ask her, the biggest was when she ended up falling in love with the last person she ever expected to. Mush Meyers, her life long best friend. Through many ups and downs she can always count on her band of brothers, even when she says she doesn't need (rated T for safety)
T, English, Romance & Family, chapters: 13, words: 43k+, favs: 2, follows: 2, updated: 9/1 published: 6/9, Mush, OC
112Interstices » by pjean19 Sometimes the most surprising stories hide in the tiny in-between spaces.
T, English, chapters: 27, words: 95k+, favs: 7, follows: 4, updated: 8/25 published: 7/8/2019
You CAN’T tell anyone by Rosethorn52 When Spot hears a little shouting for help he comes to their aid. Unfortunately he ends up being injured. Spot is trans because I love that headcanon sooo much. Forced coming out.
K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Romance, words: 2k+, 6/26, [Race, Spot C.] OC
Ya couldn't of fallen for someone else by Rosethorn52 A short one shot about Jack (and Davey) finding out about Spot and Race dating. Lowkey a crack fic. Mild Javid
K, English, Romance & Humor, words: 688, favs: 2, 6/24, [Davey, Jack K.] [Race, Spot C.]
Believe Me When I Say You're Beautiful » by broadwayfan101 Jack and Katherine have faced many ups and downs in their lives together, and they continue to face challenges. Personal struggles, family life, unexpected surprises: who knows what the Kellys will deal with next? Despite all the hardships, though, love and the beauty of life always prevail. (All rights belong to Disney.) (Trigger warnings will be posted inside as needed.)
T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 6, words: 33k+, updated: 5/31 published: 7/31/2022, Jack K., Katherine P., OC
1Delancey Street: A Story Untold by Writer-Rabbit-Newsie-Grace Tia Higgins didn't ask for Oscar Delancey to waltz into her life like he owned it, but here he was, with his infuriating simplicity, taking her on a lunch date and acting completely unlike his normal self. T for safety, I don't own Newsies.
T, English, Humor & Romance, words: 1k+, follows: 1, 3/2, [Oscar D., OC] Race, Morris D.
Soon Your Friends Is More Like Family by StrangerMage Since the strike ended, Katherine had practically become all of the newsies' older sister, spending a couple nights a week down at the lodge house for dinner. The highlight of the evening was always after the meal, however, when she got to talk with Jack up on the roof. But she never would have expected a tradition created to escape teasing would become something more...
T, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, words: 3k+, favs: 4, 2/16, [Jack K., Katherine P.] Davey, Race
Star Crazed Nerds: The Origin by Nycnewsgirl Albert had turned on his favorite cartoon. Something that had to do with the movies with the glow stick swords and emo guy with asthma. Adjusting her pillow a bit she watched the screen, trying her best to understand what was going on, it didn't take long for her to figure out that whatever this is, it's confusing and makes her question how sane Albert is. (one shot) (morden au)
K+, English, Family & Friendship, words: 3k+, 1/8, Albert, OC
298 We Are Newsies » by VeronicaWeasley The same old story, the same old song. A tale in which the newsies of Lower Manhattan go on strike, and David Jacobs gets roped into it. High School AU set in 1999. Told through the eyes of multiple characters. Rated T because, y'know, newsboys curse.
T, English, Friendship & Family, chapters: 80, words: 223k+, favs: 11, follows: 14, updated: 11/19/2022 published: 11/19/2020, Jack K., Katherine P., Davey, Crutchie
2 Illusion of Choice by Sparks Diamond Jack receives a few unseemly visitors while locked away in the cellar of the World Building on a night during the strike.
T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 6k+, favs: 4, 11/13/2022, Jack K., J. Pulitzer, Katherine P., Snyder
1Stars Uncrossed » by 9mouse9 Romeo is a classic hopeless romantic, well-versed in rejection but still enamored with the fantasy of true love. That is, until fate - or perhaps Lady Luck - drops a girl into his life to turn everything he thought he knew about love on its head.
K+, English, chapters: 6, words: 12k+, favs: 1, updated: 11/12/2022 published: 4/9/2022, [Romeo, OC] Oscar D., Mush
31Here's the Headline » by VeronicaWeasley Just a Newsies one-shot collection. If you're in the mood for that, check this out. Rated T just in case.
T, English, chapters: 16, words: 56k+, favs: 5, follows: 3, updated: 10/31/2022 published: 12/12/2020
Happy Halloweenewsies 2022 by VarianLeAlchimiste Happy Halloween from the Newsies of Manhattan! (Contains 4 adorable, small stories celebrating both Autumn and Halloween!)
K, English, Family, words: 626, favs: 1, 10/30/2022, Jack K., Davey, Crutchie, Race
We Become What We Behold » by KaydaWriters David has secret, and if anyone finds out they will be after him. One day his father was injured now he has to find work in order to feed his family. Will his secret remain a secret or will they find out?
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Mystery, chapters: 2, words: 892, updated: 8/29/2022 published: 8/22/2022, Davey
3Mouse » by KithriTealeaf Refuge; "shelter or protection from danger or distress." Originating from Old French refuge "hiding place", from Latin refugium. This was one among many of the misleading words taught to Lucy during the elocution lessons of her early years. Lucky for Lucy she found a friend in the refuge - but how will she handle life after the strike, after the Refuge? - Found Family Story -
K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, chapters: 8, words: 11k+, favs: 7, follows: 12, updated: 8/15/2022 published: 3/24/2019, Jack K., Crutchie, Finch, OC
Star Student No Longer by KaydaWriters When dad goes back it work, we go back to school. That was the deal. Davey had been waiting day after day so he could go back to school. But what about the Newsies. His brothers all but in blood. Will he chose school or his family?
T, English, Family & Friendship, words: 1k+, favs: 1, 8/7/2022, Davey, Les, Jack K.
Romeo and Juliet by 123cassie123 When Race shows up back at the Lodging House beaten up, Jack isn't happy, especially when he hears that he was beaten up by Brooklyn. And Jack was never one to control his temper. A cute and short Jackpot oneshot cause I love them 3
K+, English, Romance & Angst, words: 1k+, 8/4/2022, Jack K., Spot C., Race
Too Smart for Love » by Stardust81890 Two lives, one office, a corset, and one moment was all it took for Davey and Hannah's lives to intertwine. Will they eventually kill each other out of annoyance or let some foreign feeling grow? A tale of two characters who didn't exactly get love interests in the show. Please R&R :)
T, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 3, words: 5k+, updated: 7/28/2022 published: 7/14/2021, [Hannah, Davey] [Jack K., Katherine P.]
Queen of New York » by IrishBelle Sort of an alternate version of Newsies. It's from Crutchie's perspective, only this time, Crutchie is a newsgirl. She goes through the strike, the Refuge, all the events of the musical. But because she is a girl, events are a bit different. The message is also a bit more disability-inclusive, as it's written by a disabled author.
K+, English, Friendship, chapters: 18, words: 89k+, favs: 3, follows: 2, updated: 7/26/2022 published: 6/7/2022
1 A Striker's Story by Nycnewsgirl The day he ran away was the day that changed his life. Though, he didn't see it that way until years later. In fact he was just doing what any other runaway would at the age of seven. Survive. He did what he had to do to survive, even if he didn't know the what it took to be a newsie. The moment she walked into his life, however gave him the push he needed. (one shot)
K+, English, Family & Friendship, words: 4k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, 7/9/2022, Mush, OC
Know I’ll Never Run, Beautiful by broadwayfan101 Jack still wakes up from terrible nightmares- nightmares in which Katherine leaves him. But she needs him to know that she's not going anywhere.
K, English, Hurt/Comfort & Romance, words: 709, favs: 1, 7/1/2022
8Manhattan Newsies » by Vil Nemi Melling Ever think about all the shenanigans the early-20s newsies would get up to if they all lived in small groups in small apartments? What drama, what decisions, what family moments would happen? In Manhattan Newsies, we'll look into that and more, as we dive into the lives of the newsies exploring early adulthood. (Includes all the characters).
T, English, Family & Friendship, chapters: 4, words: 11k+, favs: 4, follows: 2, updated: 5/12/2022 published: 10/7/2021
26Just Watch What Happens » by Jonna Hufflepuff A random Newsies one-shot collection. This was really only made so I can post the first chapter on here, but I might post some more one day.
T, English, chapters: 12, words: 22k+, favs: 4, follows: 4, updated: 5/11/2022 published: 7/5/2021
51 Kings and Kingdoms » by pjean19 A look at what each of the newsies wished for as "King of New York" and what became of those wishes.
K+, English, Friendship, chapters: 9, words: 16k+, favs: 15, follows: 9, updated: 5/3/2022 published: 3/16/2019, Les, Finch, Romeo, Jojo