1k+Harry Potter gets smart and takes control - the goblet » by YoullNeverCatchMeAliveSaidHe Harry's name comes out of the goblet and he's had enough, he's sick of pretending to be stupid and constantly fighting against the whole world. It's time to step up. This is a long and a slow build though, spanning most of the fourth year. There will be no over night changes, trauma recovery takes time, months. He's not going to wake up and start ass kicking the next day.
Harry Potter, M, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 79, words: 428k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 10/23 published: 6/11/2019, Harry P.
1k+Reclaiming the House of Black » by Fairywm Tired of the way he and his godson are treated, Sirius takes a stand and reclaims his house. No longer will he let others rule his life. Molly, and others, get a smack down. No longer a one-shot.On hiatus due to illness.
Harry Potter, T, English, Drama & Friendship, chapters: 24, words: 96k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 4k+, updated: 10/11 published: 2/26/2016, Harry P., Sirius B.
10k+Harry Potter and the Prince of Slytherin » by The Sinister Man Harry Potter was Sorted into Slytherin after a crappy childhood. His brother Jim is believed to be the BWL. Think you know this story? Think again. Year Four starts on 9/1/20. NO romantic pairings prior to Fourth Year. Basically good Dumbledore and Weasleys. Limited bashing (mainly of James).
Harry Potter, T, English, Adventure & Mystery, chapters: 141, words: 1120k+, favs: 14k+, follows: 16k+, updated: 10/5 published: 4/17/2015, Harry P., Hermione G., Neville L., Theodore N.
3k+ Apex » by JustBored21 Harry has spent years pretending to be someone he was not, but in his fourth year he had finally had enough. He would no longer pretend. Now the real Harry Potter is out, and everything is changing. Dumbledore bashing, Hermione and certain Weasley bashing. Grey/Dark Harry.
Harry Potter, M, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 52, words: 211k+, favs: 5k+, follows: 6k+, updated: 9/16 published: 3/30, [Harry P., N. Tonks, Fleur D.]
52 Blindsided » by MBurris You don't have to be pleasant to do good things. And sometimes it's the littlest things that spark a massive change. And when someone's been blindsided, they think it's unfair. But just because they didn't see it coming, and can't tell where it's going, is it really something that's ... bad? Rating to be on the safe side.
Harry Potter, T, English, chapters: 20, words: 54k+, favs: 71, follows: 77, updated: 9/7 published: 12/18/2019, Hermione G.
117 Summer Departure » by PairingMatters After Harry's fourth year at Hogwarts, Harry returns to Privet Drive, but then he decided to leave on the day after his birthday. What would change as a result? Genre may change as the story goes on.
Harry Potter, T, English, Friendship & Family, chapters: 18, words: 39k+, favs: 285, follows: 391, updated: 9/6 published: 10/31/2019, [Harry P., Hermione G.]
82 The Dead Potions Master » by Fairywm Someone killed Snape and Amelia is stumped, so she calls in the new team from America to help figure it out. Some bashing. Set in Harry's first year, pre NCIS series. A fast paced story of 'who dunnit'. Omake added, When Abby met Luna.
Harry Potter & NCIS, T, English, Crime, chapters: 5, words: 27k+, favs: 310, follows: 146, updated: 9/6 published: 10/3/2015, Neville L., Sybill T., Amelia B., Leroy Jethro Gibbs
29Rowena's Secret Wardrobe » by AlixTheParadox It only takes one strange finding in your mundane routine to change they way your life was headed. Join Harry and Hermione in the summer before 5th year as they hone their skill to battle the forces of Voldemort. AU. Harry fights for independence and political stance. Slow burn h/hr mild bashing of Weasley family. Helpful Sirius, and an original OC that might just have the answers.
Harry Potter, T, English, Adventure & Family, chapters: 7, words: 21k+, favs: 126, follows: 250, updated: 9/3 published: 6/9/2018, [Harry P., Hermione G.] Sirius B., OC
832Trickshot » by JustBored21 Dumbledore expected a weak Harry who lived with the Dursley's. He was not expecting a Harry who grew up on the streets and has no interest in playing a hero. After being abandoned in America by the Dursley's Harry learnt to survive using his brains and magic. Dumbledore, Hermione and select Weasley bashing.
Harry Potter, M, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 16, words: 57k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 8/27 published: 3/15, [Harry P., OC]
1k+Life of the Independent » by sukzee What if Harry had left the Dursleys to live on his own when he was 9 yrs old and wouldn't let Dumbledore control or manipulate him. Powerful, slightly dark and intelligent Harry. Dumbledore bashing/Grey Harry
Harry Potter, K, English, Family, chapters: 44, words: 119k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 5k+, updated: 8/22 published: 8/14/2013, Harry P., Sirius B., Remus L., Albus D.
4k+ The Games They Play » by DebsTheSlytherinSnapefan Thirty-Four year old Harry Potter travels back in time, adopting the name of Blake Slytherin - he interferes with his own trial and messes with Dumbledore's perfectly laid plans. What happens afterwards? will Blake have bitten off more than he can chew? Will it be left to Harry to do what needs to be done? SLASH HP/FW/GW BS/SS NO MPREG
Harry Potter, T, English, chapters: 55, words: 242k+, favs: 6k+, follows: 7k+, updated: 8/14 published: 6/17/2015, Harry P., Severus S., George W., Fred W.
272Harry Potter and Destiny's Last Chance » by Amoretti2008 My take on Reptilia28's "Don't Fear the Reaper" challenge. Harry is sent back to his third year on his last chance to fulfill his destiny and change his life for the better. Can he defeat Voldemort, get the girl, and keep his Death from getting fired? Contains a few characters from Black Butler, select Weasley and Dumbledore bashing, and romance.
Harry Potter, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 14, words: 51k+, favs: 684, follows: 1k+, updated: 8/12 published: 4/25/2015, Harry P., Hermione G.
838The Slytherin Reformation » by spectre4hire Harry and friends are set to start their third year at Hogwarts. Harry's hopeful for a drama free year, but with his godfather being an escaped convict, his plans to reform Slytherin House, and Hogsmeade weekends, he has low expectations. Tagged pairings come later in the story. The sequel to 'A Chance Encounter.'
Harry Potter, T, English, Drama & Friendship, chapters: 13, words: 63k+, favs: 3k+, follows: 5k+, updated: 8/12 published: 3/8/2017, [Harry P., Daphne G.] [Hermione G., Theodore N.]
59Going On Instinct » by Elemantalelf After fourth year Harry is sick of being a toy. He gets a good lawyer and with his help he begins to sue many people. He meets the lawyer's son and they slowly become friends. With Harry's trust issues it takes awhile. As time goes on they become more. Mentions of abuse. Dumbledore bashing. Ministry bashing. Weasley and Granger bashing. Mcgonagall bashing. HP/OC.
Harry Potter, M, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 2, words: 11k+, favs: 373, follows: 463, updated: 7/2 published: 12/26/2019, [Harry P., OC]
389Harry Potter and the Serpent Conquest » by Jayan phoenix Book Three of the Heritage Series: The Ministry is on the verge of collapse, Voldemort is days from reigning over the entire country. However, such control is perilous, one young man seeks to undo everything. Harry no longer content to sit on the side lines takes on the fight himself to bring an end to Voldemort's tyranny and break his hold on life.
Harry Potter, M, English, chapters: 14, words: 119k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 6/28 published: 11/6/2017, Harry P., Ron W., Hermione G.
786 The Grinning Goblins » by Fairywm Harry feels that it's stupid to alienate those who control your money. See how a bunch of first years treat the goblins and what comes of it. These kids are going to cause quite a storm. Should be fun. A fast paced, happy, story about changing their destiny. It all starts at Gringotts.
Harry Potter, T, English, Friendship, chapters: 16, words: 48k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 6/1 published: 2/19/2016, Harry P., Hermione G., Dean T., Justin F.
4k+Proud Parents » by RobSt Despite how impossible it seemed, Harry was sure his dad had saved the three of them from the dementors. After Hermione's time turner took them both back three hours, he was desperate to discover if who he'd seen casting that patronus was truly his dad. Harry certainly wasn't disappointed when his mum turned up instead, and changed the entire course of his life. Harry/Hermione
Harry Potter, M, English, chapters: 21, words: 145k+, favs: 5k+, follows: 7k+, updated: 5/14 published: 3/25/2018, [Hermione G., Harry P.]
16Time Can and Will Be Rewritten by Radiant Arabian Nights Harry and Ginny find out all the manipulations surrounding them including the idea they will marry. But they only saw each other as best friends. Harry with his 7 soulmates out of 9 go back in time with Ginny and her soulmate. They arrive at the beginning off Summer 1991…
Harry Potter, T, English, Adventure & Hurt/Comfort, words: 1k+, favs: 93, follows: 90, 5/10, [Harry P., Daphne G.] [Ginny W., Draco M.]
497Far Too Many Time Travelers » by Lord Jeram Someone has a daring plan to go back in time and fix everything. No wait, not him, I meant the other... how many people have time traveled anyway? Poor Harry seems to be the only normal one left.
Harry Potter, T, English, Drama & Humor, chapters: 8, words: 73k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 4/30 published: 2/9/2011, Harry P.
455In his Pocket » by Blandusername A simple decision makes all the difference. That morning after receiving the letter from no one. Harry didn't walk into the kitchen letting his letter get taken by Dudley. He put it in his pocket. AU. Independent!Harry. Powerful!Harry
Harry Potter, M, English, Adventure & Mystery, chapters: 14, words: 127k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 4/4 published: 1/27/2018, Harry P., Albus D., Blaise Z., Daphne G.