3Return to Havensworth by Storybookgirl77 A new conference. A new security operation. Old memories resurfacing for Harry and Ruth. Is everything what it seems?
T, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, words: 446, follows: 1, 5/11, Adam C., Harry P., Ruth E., Tariq M.
44 In the heat of the night » by Storybookgirl77 An early morning wake up call, ghosts from the past and the threat to an apparently honest politician drags the team into danger. Can Harry protect his team? Can Ros escapes the demons of her past?
T, English, Romance & Crime, chapters: 30, words: 33k+, favs: 3, follows: 3, updated: 5/11 published: 10/14/2020, [Harry P., Ruth E.] Ros M., Catherine T.
127Much Ado at Havensworth » by Batteredpen A sequel to 'For Being a Little Bad'. Three months later Harry and Ruth are not on good terms. When they are forced to work together off Grid. Tired of their constant bickering the team decide it is time they took a hand in resolving matters.
T, English, Suspense, chapters: 24, words: 60k+, favs: 4, follows: 8, updated: 5/9 published: 4/29/2019, Harry P., Ros M., Ruth E.
17Not just any life » by CrazyAbout That Harry has always been prepared to sacrifice himself to save others, has never been in doubt. To save Ruth, multiply one hundred fold. A single phone call, sees him flying to Cyprus to do just that.
K+, English, chapters: 3, words: 6k+, favs: 2, follows: 3, updated: 5/8 published: 4/24, Harry P., Ros M., Ruth E.
147Atonement » by VitaSeptima Second chances are rare. The first time around, Harry ignored all his rules and let Ruth Evershed into his life, only to lose her to outside forces. When she returns, Harry vows that things will be different but only if can learn from the past.
T, English, chapters: 20, words: 100k+, favs: 11, follows: 13, updated: 5/1 published: 12/3/2019, Harry P., Ruth E.
75 An Unlikely Alliance » by CrazyAbout Set in Series 10, this is a Ruth versus Elena Story, with the same twists and turns, but with a different ending. Because for the last ten years, Ruth has worked at the Home Office and has never met Harry. Starting from the moment that Towers tells Harry to get his head out of the cold war. Something that when he calms down, he reconsiders.
K+, English, Drama & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 15, words: 36k+, favs: 5, follows: 3, updated: 4/17 published: 1/10, Harry P., Ruth E.
151 Metamorphosis » by AndAllThatMishigas AU. Major Harry Pearce meets a young woman named Ruth. Their lives together will change them both, but for Ruth, the journey will utterly transform her into someone she never dreamed she could be. But with Harry by her side to support and encourage her, she can become all she was born to be.
T, English, Romance, chapters: 75, words: 150k+, favs: 12, follows: 11, updated: 3/20 published: 2/19/2020, [Ruth E., Harry P.]
95 Picking Up The Pieces » by AndAllThatMishigas Harry struggles to cope with Ruth's death with the assistance of his daughter, Catherine. There will be a happy ending, I promise!
T, English, Tragedy & Romance, chapters: 31, words: 51k+, favs: 8, follows: 10, updated: 3/14 published: 8/8/2020, [Harry P., Ruth E.] Catherine T.
9 Lost In Time by r4ven3 Yet another one shot, and again from later in the Spooks story, rather than earlier. Ruth is seriously miffed with Harry, but she doesn't have the full story, and nor does she appear to care about the details. Some plotty background stuff with much misunderstanding.
T, English, words: 4k+, favs: 1, 3/6, [Harry P., Ruth E.]
13Nice Night Out? » by sertralinedream H/R AU Season 5 - Half a bottle of wine down on a Friday night Ruth considers the consequences of turning down that second date... Now with a fourth chapter.
T, English, Romance, chapters: 4, words: 4k+, favs: 4, follows: 3, updated: 2/28 published: 10/19/2020, Harry P., Ruth E.
6Thames House » by sertralinedream Completely, utterly AU H/R. Turns out that interest in Harry and Ruth's relationship goes pretty high up...
T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 6, words: 5k+, favs: 2, follows: 2, updated: 2/24 published: 11/28/2020, Harry P., Ruth E.
9 When Duty Calls by r4ven3 This is definitely one-shot, in which an underlying plot carries Harry along with it to places he never expected he'd have to go. Told for Harry's POV, this is set early in S.10, with no sign or mention of Russian spies. (And as much as I still enjoy writing, I am running out - or have run out - of ideas.)
T, English, Drama & Romance, words: 4k+, 2/6, [Harry P., Ruth E.] OC
12 Apre Moi Le Deluge by Rambling Scribe *Spoilers for S9* Set between S9 and S10. Harry is at home at a loose end. Until he gets a visitor.
T, English, Romance & Humor, words: 3k+, 1/22, Harry P.
66 Acceptance » by CrazyAbout A sequel to 'The Shipping Forecast'. Five years have passed since Harry first arrived on their tiny Scottish Island in search of Ruth. Five years during which so much as happened. The first chapter is seen almost entirely through Harry's eyes, as he reflects on what was and how his life and that of his family are about to change.
K+, English, Family & Romance, chapters: 19, words: 58k+, favs: 5, follows: 3, updated: 1/3 published: 8/29/2020, Harry P., Ruth E.
4A Spooks Christmas Carol » by sertralinedream A Christmas story in 2 parts - just a little treat for my fellow H&R fans.
T, English, Romance & Fantasy, chapters: 2, words: 4k+, follows: 1, 12/23/2020
23 No Longer On Speaking Terms » by r4ven3 This story, of 2 chapters and an epilogue, is set during the last 2 weeks of December 2010. Chapter 2 will be posted in around 7 days, with the epilogue around 24 hours following that. As in some other stories of mine, I have chosen for Ros Myers to have survived the hotel bombing, given her unique view of the world adds a special something to this story.
T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 3, words: 7k+, favs: 2, follows: 2, updated: 12/20/2020 published: 12/12/2020, [Ruth E., Harry P.] Ros M., Beth B.
3 Memories 2020 » by Storybookgirl77 A few of the Section reflect on what has been.
K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, chapters: 4, words: 3k+, updated: 12/10/2020 published: 11/8/2020, Harry P., Lucas N., Ros M., Dimitri L.
3One Day in Paris by sertralinedream H/R AU Season 8. Harry needs Ruth to come to a lunch meeting - three guesses where.
K, English, Romance, words: 1k+, follows: 1, 11/21/2020, Harry P., Ruth E., OC
12Lonely No More by r4ven3 This is a follow up to my last one-shot, "It's Lonely At The Top." Set some months later, Ruth has a meeting to attend, one she would rather avoid. One shot only.
T, English, Romance, words: 3k+, favs: 3, follows: 2, 10/31/2020, [Harry P., Ruth E.]
5 Assistance From The Other Side by AndAllThatMishigas Volume 2 of Ruth talks to ghosts AU. Sequel to Guidance From The Other Side.
T, English, Romance & Supernatural, words: 8k+, 10/25/2020, [Ruth E., Harry P.]
39 Together Apart » by Storybookgirl77 Current events conspire to affect the team. Can Harry keep his friends and family safe? An unknown pathogen sweeping the world separates the team but Section D still have work to do. Terrorists don't seem to be adhering to the Lockdown - meaning somehow Harry and his team have to keep going when the rest of the world have been ordered to stop
T, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 23, words: 29k+, favs: 3, follows: 3, updated: 10/8/2020 published: 4/1/2020, Adam C., Harry P., Malcolm W-J., Ruth E.
10 It's Lonely At the Top by r4ven3 Another one shot, set in S10, veering into AU territory, because the canon story was ridiculous, and unsatisfying. A two-hander, featuring H & R.
T, English, Romance, words: 3k+, favs: 5, follows: 1, 10/3/2020, Harry P., Ruth E.
6 The Silence by Storybookgirl77 After her run in with the French Assassin Ruth has to face her demons. Harry is determined she was not going to face them alone. Will she let him? Is she ever going to be the same again? Set after Harry sees her in the hospital.
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, 9/22/2020, Harry P., Ruth E.
6 A Foreign Country by r4ven3 This one shot is a loose follow-on from my last one shot, set a couple of months after "It's August Again." Together Harry and Ruth visit the past, some of it shared, some of it belonging to Harry alone. Another quite contemplative piece.
T, English, Family & Romance, words: 2k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, 8/29/2020, [Harry P., Ruth E.] OC
67 In from the Cold » by CrazyAbout This assumes that Tom sent Ruth back to GCHQ when she spied for them. Several years later, armed with Intel that she can only pass on to Harry in person, she arrives on Malcolm's doorstep unannounced. Not without dangers, that eventually put both hers and Harry's lives at risk.
K+, English, Drama & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 22, words: 46k+, favs: 3, updated: 8/23/2020 published: 3/28/2020, Harry P., Malcolm W-J., Ros M., Ruth E.