20Gossip's worth it's weight in Gold » by guiltypleasureffnet No one needs gossip in their lives, yet it is easy to become embroiled in a scandal when the world of buisness collides with scorned lovers and old flames. A story of reconciliation, friendship and deceit. Mixture of Kay, ALW, Laroux dependant on how it all fits in and progresses
Phantom of the Opera, K+, English, Drama, chapters: 47, words: 112k+, favs: 5, follows: 11, updated: 9/20 published: 12/19/2019, Erik, Christine, Raoul, Meg Giry
286Through Bonds Immortal » by Angel of Mystery-145 19th century – Sworn enemies by blood through the ages, only through their love can they survive. To love him is to invite danger, to love her is to welcome his death… E/C, AU – a dark paranormal romance tale involving the characters of PotO
Phantom of the Opera, M, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 21, words: 108k+, favs: 100, follows: 146, updated: 9/19 published: 10/28/2016, Erik, Christine, Raoul
361Nothing But A Lie » by erik has my soul Modern AU. A kind, innocent girl is taken, and forced into a relationship filled with abuse. Can she ever escape her tragic situation? Even if she does, can her wounds ever heal so that she may experience true love with an even more damaged person than she? Very dark and twisted. Read with caution.
Phantom of the Opera, M, English, Horror & Romance, chapters: 26, words: 97k+, favs: 80, follows: 142, updated: 9/19 published: 11/12/2017, [Christine, Erik] Persian/Daroga, OC
142Hymne à l'Amour » by MrsFish In a modern-day AU, where France has fallen to a dystopian dictatorship, Erik is gifted a bride. He was the most feared shadow in Paris; the chief architect, spymaster and ruler of 'The House of Ghosts'..and then he heard her sing. E/C
Phantom of the Opera, T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 15, words: 72k+, favs: 42, follows: 83, updated: 9/17 published: 5/31, [Erik, Christine] Madame Giry, Persian/Daroga
107The Better Man » by Flora Gray Raoul is able to give his wife everything, except for the one thing she wants most. Will a desperate situation cause his old rival to reenter their lives, changing it in ways they could never have imagined? Of course, or it wouldn't be a PotO story. Passion, angst, betrayal(?), True Love, revenge, messy relationships, but also kinda funny? Fun for everyone...except the characters!
Phantom of the Opera, T, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 14, words: 51k+, favs: 40, follows: 68, updated: 9/12 published: 9/2/2011, Erik, Christine, Raoul
309A Phantom's Blood » by Angel of Mystery-145 With a desperate desire to change the past, Christine finds the impossible near some ancient standing stones – and falls centuries into a destiny fated-to-be with the man known only as Le Masque. She alone can save them, before death's cruel hand separates them for all time. An E/C historical fantasy sequel - Heavily inspired by D.G.s Outlander and similar tales
Phantom of the Opera, M, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 35, words: 181k+, favs: 132, follows: 167, updated: 9/4 published: 3/20/2016, Erik, Christine
840 Volée » by VeroniqueClaire Think of this as Down Once More: the extended, modern-day, jet set remix. Gunshot wounds, fast cars, first class flights, FBI in pursuit - but it's the quiet moments, the conversations, that leave Christine shaken. Hurtling towards her inevitable decision. COMPLETE.
Phantom of the Opera, T, English, Romance & Adventure, chapters: 25, words: 147k+, favs: 483, follows: 362, updated: 9/4 published: 3/10/2006, Erik, Christine
77Once Upon Another Time » by agapecentauri Once upon another time when two souls would be placed on two very separate paths, unknowingly heading in the same direction. Christine and Erik find their lives linked together without ever meeting. One night of tragedy leads to two very separate worlds to collide into one. [E/C], Meg and Raoul, some O/Cs. RATING HAS CHANGED TO M!
Phantom of the Opera, M, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 24, words: 135k+, favs: 21, follows: 32, updated: 8/24 published: 7/15/2019, Erik, Christine, Raoul, Meg Giry
257A Path Darkly Taken » by Angel of Mystery-145 19th century - A voice in the night changed his dark path. Necessity forced her down a dark road she never would have traveled. In a manor shadowed with secrets, music is stirred to life and hearts can mend…or can they? A gothic retelling of Jane Eyre with PotO characters and feel – E/C - will eventually be rated M
Phantom of the Opera, T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 19, words: 89k+, favs: 93, follows: 136, updated: 8/2 published: 5/26/2017, Erik, Christine
305Blackbird » by SpookyMormonHellDream Modern AU, E/C. Dr. Erik Riley had always been alone, with few exceptions - he'd expected to remain that way indefinitely. However, an administrative error forced a young medical student into his life, setting in motion a series of events that would change the both of them forever, if only he would allow himself to overcome his own troubled past.
Phantom of the Opera, M, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 36, words: 307k+, favs: 113, follows: 153, updated: 7/18 published: 3/14/2017, [Erik, Christine] Raoul, Persian/Daroga
60Eyes Opened to Darkness » by Scarlet Stalking Abroad By the Shah's orders, this was his punishment — a reward for a selfless act when he had everything to lose. Erik had always reveled in shadow, but he never expected the light to abandon him in return. This darkness had been forced upon him; this was the reality of unending night. E/C eventually
Phantom of the Opera, T, English, Suspense & Drama, chapters: 10, words: 42k+, favs: 40, follows: 64, updated: 7/18 published: 6/29/2015, Erik, Christine, Persian/Daroga
138The Inferno of Angels » by Angel of Mystery-145 19th century - She came to him with a request. He offered her a challenge. Now each must face their demons in a future that will mark them and shape their lives - only to bring them into the inferno once more. A coming of age story for Christine & Erik. romance/angst - E/C - eventually will be rated M
Phantom of the Opera, T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 13, words: 59k+, favs: 52, follows: 85, updated: 7/4 published: 5/27/2018
408Visitant » by Melancholy's Child Christine believes she is content to perform the streets of Paris with her father. But when a reclusive maestro sets his attention upon her, her whole perception of what it means to be truly alive will crumble. Historical vampire AU, E/C, rated M for eventual smut and violence.
Phantom of the Opera, M, English, Angst & Romance, chapters: 17, words: 80k+, favs: 131, follows: 204, updated: 7/2 published: 2/10/2019, Erik, Christine, Persian/Daroga
18Ghost of a Rose by Angel of Mystery-145 19th century - An ill-gotten rose becomes the bar to her cage of a magical chateau, empty of all save for a ghost. Her song is the key to unlock the chains to his troubled soul…But so long a ghost, can she find the man hidden inside? - E/C - a gothic retelling of PotO & Beauty and the Beast - eventually will be rated M... R&R
Phantom of the Opera, T, English, Romance & Drama, words: 4k+, favs: 18, follows: 26, 5/26
1k+A Solo For The Living » by Tango1 The first kiss turned a ghost into a man. The second turned a girl into a woman. Two kisses, a ring, a backward glance: on such things do lives turn. In the real world outside the opera, two people struggle against themselves - while around them, France careens into military disaster. Some RC, mostly EC. WIP.
Phantom of the Opera, T, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 71, words: 278k+, favs: 470, follows: 431, updated: 4/29 published: 4/23/2005, [Erik, Christine] Raoul
125The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter » by Erik'sLittleLotte56 A story of love, deceit, hatred, and misunderstandings. This is the tale where two souls are betrayed by the ones they love but what happens when those two broken souls meet? E/C
Phantom of the Opera, M, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 14, words: 115k+, favs: 29, follows: 39, updated: 4/28 published: 7/14/2017, [Erik, Christine] Raoul, Persian/Daroga
11A Heart At War » by phantom'slover28 1800s England. Christine is the daughter of well known Colonel Brandon and his wife Marianne. She has always believed in doing her duty for her family, but has always gone to the beat of her own drum when no one looks. The up and coming composer Erik is taken with her from the moment they meet. And this just might change everything for Christine.
Phantom of the Opera, M, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 3, words: 5k+, favs: 9, follows: 15, updated: 4/23 published: 4/16, Christine, Erik, Raoul, Philippe
368 Teach Me To Live » by donttouchthefigs They had not fallen in love so much as tumbled straight down the stairs of affection into passion, and here they were at the bottom, smarting from the landing. He had claimed to love her and had promised to give her all she wanted of him if only she'd let him love her from afar. She didn't want that. She wanted him to love with her, near her. Modern AU
Phantom of the Opera, M, English, Drama & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 29, words: 195k+, favs: 219, follows: 193, updated: 3/28 published: 12/22/2018, Erik, Christine, Meg Giry, Persian/Daroga
2k+ Siren of the Sea » by FantomPhan33 No name strikes fear into the hearts of fellow sailors more than that of the masked pirate, Captain Erik, and his crew of the Phantom. However, when Christine Daae is taken aboard, fear is the last thing that Erik seems to instill in her. Join them as they find love and adventure on the high seas.
Phantom of the Opera, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 46, words: 213k+, favs: 599, follows: 241, updated: 3/18 published: 5/29/2013, Erik, Christine, Persian/Daroga, Raoul
2k+ Phantom's Proposal » by FantomPhan33 Erik Thorn is the mysterious multi-billion dollar CEO of Phantom Industries in New York. Yet when he meets Christine Daaé, he believes she's the one person he might actually be able to love. But instead of trying to romance the girl, like any normal man would, Erik instead offers her a business proposal, pure and simple. Or so it seems. (Not a 50 Shades story.)
Phantom of the Opera, T, English, Romance & Adventure, chapters: 71, words: 427k+, favs: 281, follows: 204, updated: 3/18 published: 6/25/2017, Erik, Christine, Madame Giry, Persian/Daroga