374Nothing 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: 27, words: 101k+, favs: 88, follows: 147, updated: 5/9 published: 11/12/2017, [Christine, Erik] Persian/Daroga, OC
168A Flame Among Shadows » by MulticoloredRosePetals ***Sequel to "A Rose Among Thorns"*** Erik and Christine have at last made it to Paris. But demons from their past - dark shadows made of memory - have found them there. There will be no peace until these monsters can be reckoned with. E/C. M for sexual content. WIP. Updates frequently!
Phantom of the Opera, M, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 23, words: 34k+, favs: 29, follows: 43, updated: 5/7 published: 2/17, [Erik, Christine] Raoul, Persian/Daroga
352Blackbird » 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: 46, words: 387k+, favs: 117, follows: 156, updated: 5/4 published: 3/14/2017, [Erik, Christine] Raoul, Persian/Daroga
27Ghost 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, chapters: 2, words: 6k+, favs: 20, follows: 30, updated: 5/3 published: 5/26/2020
319A 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: 36, words: 188k+, favs: 137, follows: 170, updated: 4/18 published: 3/20/2016, Erik, Christine
151The 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, M, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 19, words: 68k+, favs: 47, follows: 82, updated: 4/12 published: 9/2/2011, Erik, Christine, Raoul
57Diamond Girls » by StakeMeSpike04 After leaving Iran running for his life, Erik has no choice but to turn to the U.S. for clemency. The FBI is willing to offer it, under one condition: Erik, and Nadir, must uncover the latest threat to national security. And the epicenter of this threat is located at none other than Cartier, the conservatory Christine Daae attends in Washington DC. E/C.
Phantom of the Opera, M, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 18, words: 69k+, favs: 30, follows: 63, updated: 4/3 published: 2/14/2017, Erik, Christine, Raoul, Persian/Daroga
139The 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: 17, words: 138k+, favs: 33, follows: 44, updated: 3/20 published: 7/14/2017, [Erik, Christine] Raoul, 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: 45, words: 213k+, favs: 635, follows: 253, updated: 3/17 published: 5/29/2013, Erik, Christine, Persian/Daroga, Raoul
3k+ Seeing is Believing » by FantomPhan33 We all know the story of the masked, musical genius who lived beneath the Opera Garnier in Paris…or do we? What if his early life had been altered in one dramatic way? Or his meeting with Christine had come about differently? And what might happen when his past and present come crashing together in the most unexpected of ways?
Phantom of the Opera, T, English, Romance & Angst, chapters: 54, words: 333k+, favs: 376, follows: 209, updated: 3/17 published: 4/4/2015, Erik, Christine, Persian/Daroga, OC
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: 70, words: 426k+, favs: 305, follows: 213, updated: 3/17 published: 6/25/2017, Erik, Christine, Madame Giry, Persian/Daroga
271Hymne 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, M, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 26, words: 130k+, favs: 71, follows: 109, updated: 3/17 published: 5/31/2020, [Erik, Christine] Madame Giry, Persian/Daroga
272A 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: 20, words: 95k+, favs: 100, follows: 142, updated: 3/7 published: 5/26/2017, Erik, Christine
26The Grounds Near The Chateau » by tonkswrayofsunshine Christine is under the guardianship of Professor and Mama Valerius. One day the Professor informs the return of his friend Colonel Erik Desslar who has come back from his travels and who also owns the grounds Christine so fondly takes her walks. Christine will quickly realize the Colonel isn't like any other man, not just in looks but in behavior as well.
Phantom of the Opera, T, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 5, words: 23k+, favs: 17, follows: 37, updated: 3/6 published: 2/11, Erik, Christine
1k+ A Rose Among Thorns » by MulticoloredRosePetals A dark magician is gifted a wife. To his surprise, she chooses to stay. But as tensions grow in the Persian Court, enemies of the Angel of Death find out that he has a weakness after all. Kay-based. E/C. M for sexual content and violence. COMPLETE ***SEQUEL OUT NOW***
Phantom of the Opera, M, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 100, words: 178k+, favs: 134, follows: 136, updated: 2/13 published: 7/6/2020, [Erik, Christine] Persian/Daroga
389Through 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 vampire romance tale involving the characters of PotO
Phantom of the Opera, M, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 29, words: 154k+, favs: 120, follows: 162, updated: 2/7 published: 10/28/2016, Erik, Christine, Raoul
219Lessons: A Modern AU » by Erik The Red Death Christine has just been accepted to the prestigious conservatory of the Paris Institute for the Fine Arts. But, what happens when she is noticed by the school's infamous, illustrious headmaster? Well, she is in for a lesson or two. Kay-based Erik, slow burn, fluff.
Phantom of the Opera, T, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 5, words: 10k+, favs: 71, follows: 114, updated: 1/22 published: 12/25/2018, Erik, Christine
91 Once 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: 26, words: 146k+, favs: 25, follows: 29, updated: 1/1 published: 7/15/2019, Erik, Christine, Raoul, Meg Giry
171Unbarred Melody » by BobbyDazzler Christine Daae joins the Opera Populaire for their first travelling caravan to the mysterious land of Persia. While battling her own inner turmoils, the caravan is captured by its feared ruler: the Shah. It's now up to her and her friends to escape, but the strange yet familiar Angel of Death seems to be inescapable. E/C Kay/ALW.
Phantom of the Opera, M, English, Drama & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 44, words: 204k+, favs: 33, follows: 44, updated: 12/23/2020 published: 5/10/2020, Erik, Christine, Raoul
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: 72, words: 284k+, favs: 476, follows: 435, updated: 11/10/2020 published: 4/23/2005, [Erik, Christine] Raoul