10Down A Rabbit Hole We Go » by sssms Very AU story involving Caleb, Ryan, and the Cohen's. This is my first O.C. fanfic and other than the first few chapters, I don't even know where it is going.
K+, English, Angst, chapters: 4, words: 4k+, favs: 5, follows: 6, updated: 16h published: 9/1, Ryan A., Caleb N.
531 Little Thoughts » by XWaltzforVenusX A series of one-shots in response to challenges. Mostly RT, but other pairings if requested. Chapters individually rated, but most T.
T, English, chapters: 31, words: 46k+, favs: 56, follows: 26, updated: 9/11 published: 7/5/2008
1 Ropes & Chairs by ABrien Marissa and Taylor are in a tight spot!
K, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, words: 3k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 9/8, Marissa C.
156The search for a family » by Linneagb Boxing day in Khao Lak, Thailand 2004. The perfect vacation turn into a living nightmare when the ocean turn into a monster all around. And there is Sandy Cohen searching his wife and son. And eleven year old Ryan Atwood, missing his mum and brother but stuck in hospital with a hurt leg. But maybe they can work together to find out who got to live, and who died. AU.
T, English, Drama & Family, chapters: 52, words: 132k+, favs: 17, follows: 26, updated: 9/5 published: 12/4/2017, [Sandy C., Kirsten C.] Seth C., Ryan A.
1 Memories by ABrien Ryan and Seth get into a tragic car accident...
K, English, Hurt/Comfort & Tragedy, words: 4k+, 9/3, Seth C., Ryan A., Kirsten C., Marissa C.
101 I'm Not Sick » by Ally R. Swan Ryan's sick and doesn't want the Cohens to know. How long is he going to be able to keep it from them?
K+, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 10, words: 19k+, favs: 32, follows: 45, updated: 8/31 published: 6/19/2017, Ryan A., Sandy C., Kirsten C.
2Ryan Atwood One-Shots » by ABrien Just a few one shots. Mostly Ryan whump obviously!
K, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, chapters: 5, words: 18k+, favs: 5, follows: 5, updated: 8/31 published: 8/21
3 Ryan Gets Caught by matthewsbj Rosa catches Ryan! I envision this taking place somewhere early season 1.
K, English, Humor, words: 933, favs: 2, follows: 1, 8/24
18things i want to say » by fatedtopretendd RM. Collection of missing scenes or variants on canon.
T, English, chapters: 7, words: 6k+, favs: 3, follows: 1, updated: 8/24 published: 5/7, [Ryan A., Marissa C.]
We've waited a Really Long Time for This by RigiUK A missing scene from the Season 2 episode 'The OC Confidential,' following on from the scene where Ryan and Marissa say goodnight to Trey after helping him clear his name after the events of 'The Rager.' Ryan and Marissa then re-unite as a couple in Sandy's car, but what happened after they reached the Pool House?
T, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, words: 2k+, 8/19
136Witness » by Mare43 Sequel to "A Bitter Pill": The head of the group home Ryan stayed at is ready to stand trial for second-degree murder. Ryan is set to take the stand and testify against him, facing the man who abused him.
T, English, Drama & Angst, chapters: 9, words: 24k+, favs: 28, follows: 34, updated: 8/18 published: 8/19/2019, Ryan A., Sandy C., Kirsten C.
60the grounding » by the horseman's hunting song The Cohens take a different approach to addressing Ryan's Oliver problem. A closely-intertwined-with-canon AU of the Oliver arc, beginning in episode 1x18, "The Truth."
T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 12, words: 22k+, favs: 12, follows: 28, updated: 8/14 published: 4/17, Seth C., Ryan A., Sandy C., Kirsten C.
5A Real Family » by ABrien Different approach to what happened at the end of Season 2. Trey and Ryan's fight ends more bloody than in the show.
T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 9, words: 17k+, favs: 7, follows: 7, updated: 8/11 published: 8/5
13Don't Give Up On Me » by Llaisidhiel Kirsten had another reason for wanting Sandy to come home – but it didn't matter, because if he wasn't going to value their marriage for what it was, she certainly was not going to blackmail him into it.
T, English, Angst & Romance, chapters: 4, words: 11k+, favs: 1, updated: 8/9 published: 7/26, Sandy C., Kirsten C.
11The Talk » by kemu17 Bridge between 'The Truth' and 'The Heartbreak'. The day after the incident at the hotel Sandy wants to have a good chat and clear the air. But its not as simple as that because Ryan really doesn't feel like talking. How will they get past the Oliver situation and move forwards? Bit of angst, some emotional h/c in later chapters.
K, English, chapters: 2, words: 3k+, favs: 3, follows: 10, updated: 8/8 published: 7/27
4 the list by the horseman's hunting song Seth makes a new list. Ryan tries to stay awake. Missing scene/filler for 4x15, "The Night Moves".
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 973, favs: 2, 8/4, Seth C., Ryan A.
3 You Are Not Alone by ABrien The Cohen's helping Ryan stop cage fighting and deal with Marissa's death. Season 4 Episode 1.
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, words: 2k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 7/31, Seth C., Ryan A., Sandy C., Kirsten C.
4 yours until the rivers all run dry by fatedtopretendd Ryan and Marissa are young twenty-somethings living in New York. Vignettes of their relationship.
T, English, words: 4k+, favs: 1, 7/25, [Marissa C., Ryan A.]
Golden Hour - Tradução by deviltown [TRADUÇÃO] Ryan e Sandy passam um tempo juntos na praia e Ryan aprende a gostar de rotinas. Original: Golden Hour by Ca98
K, Portuguese, Family, words: 1k+, 7/17, Ryan A., Sandy C.
Me Deixe Ajudar by deviltown TRADUÇÃO - Ryan está em conflito com seu passado e Sandy tenta oferecer um conselho. Original: Let Me Help You by Ca98.
K, Portuguese, Hurt/Comfort & Family, words: 1k+, 7/2
5 The Delinquent by kemu17 Missing scenes from season 1 episode 3. Kirsten brings Ryan home from juvie and does a bit of mothering. She also realises that as she gets to know Ryan her preconceived ideas and prejudices start to change. This in't what she had expected when Sandy told her that he had brought a young client to stay for the weekend. One shot, some emotional h/c and a tiny bit of actual h/c.
K, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, words: 3k+, favs: 2, follows: 2, 7/1, Seth C., Ryan A., Sandy C., Kirsten C.
12 family night by Ca98 Family nights at the Cohen home will always remain special for Ryan
K, English, Family, words: 1k+, favs: 3, follows: 1, 6/29, Seth C., Ryan A., Sandy C., Kirsten C.
The Blue Dress by RigiUK An alternate version of a key scene during Caleb's Welcome Home party in the Season 1 episode, "The Girlfriend," where Ryan's tryst with Gabrielle is interrupted by Marissa. Here, Ryan declines Gabrielle's advances and tries to cope with his misery about losing Marissa. Then, Marissa finds him in the Pool House...
K, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, words: 5k+, 6/28, Ryan A., Marissa C., Summer R., Gabrielle
6 i need you so much closer » by fatedtopretendd He thinks to himself that, if things had progressed just a bit differently, he could have fallen for Marissa Cooper. Future fic. Seth/Marissa, Ryan/Marissa.
T, English, chapters: 2, words: 8k+, favs: 5, follows: 2, updated: 6/26 published: 9/3/2015, Seth C., Ryan A., Marissa C.
9 Memories by kemu17 Early season 1. Ryan is still getting used to the Cohen household and the stability and normal family dynamics. He gets a fright and it brings up some bad memories. Some emotional h/c, a bit of angst. One shot. Rated K just in case.
K+, English, words: 2k+, favs: 1, 6/16