436Harry Potter and the Unwanted Ticket » by Red Phoenix Dragon A twist at the end of Harry's first trip to Diagon Alley with Hagrid. As they approach the Leaky Cauldron to leave Diagon Alley, Hagrid decides to present Harry with his gold ticket to the Hogwarts Express, while Harry was really expecting to go directly to Hogwarts with Hagrid now. Harry asks a different question. And that changes everything. HHr NLLL T for Characters deaths.
Harry Potter, T, English, Friendship & Family, chapters: 12, words: 59k+, favs: 762, follows: 1k+, updated: 11/20 published: 12/11/2021, Harry P., Hermione G., Luna L., Neville L.
3k+A Thousand Words » by Ailee17 Harry never could have predicted how much his life would change after making a surprising discovery at the Dursley household the summer before Second Year. The young wizard returns to school looking for answers, and ends up finding a whole lot more. Snape/Harry mentor fic. No slash.
Harry Potter, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, chapters: 56, words: 176k+, favs: 5k+, follows: 7k+, updated: 9/28 published: 1/4/2015, Harry P., Severus S.
367 Nope, I'm Gone » by Fairywm The standard Harry leaves when his name comes out of the Goblet of Fire. This time, he's not coming back. HEA story
Harry Potter, T, English, Drama, chapters: 9, words: 29k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 992, updated: 9/5 published: 8/25, Harry P., Hermione G., Sirius B., Albus D.
1k+ The 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.' Complete.
Harry Potter, T, English, Drama & Friendship, chapters: 20, words: 96k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 5k+, updated: 8/29 published: 3/8/2017, [Harry P., Daphne G.] [Hermione G., Theodore N.]
1k+ Angry, Overpowered Harry Potter » by TomHRichardson AU. At Harry's August 1995 trial in front of the Wizengamot for use of underage magic and violating the Statute of Secrecy, Lucius Malfoy and Dolores Umbridge got Harry convicted, and got Harry sentenced to death by Kiss. ("Kind" Dumbledore asked that Harry be "merely" sent to Azkaban for life.) But as the Dementor is drawing close to Harry, something unexpected happens. H/Hr
Harry Potter, T, English, Drama & Horror, chapters: 24, words: 117k+, favs: 3k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 8/1 published: 3/29, [Harry P., Hermione G.] [Sirius B., Amelia B.]
411 Harry Potter: Master of Malicious Compliance » by Watermelonsmellinfellon Harry Potter was not above doing whatever it took to get what he wanted. It often meant he'd have to go to extreme lengths to make people suffer for their stupidity, but the results were always worth it. This Harry Potter takes things too literally. ON PURPOSE. A/N: Slytherin-Harry.
Harry Potter, M, English, Adventure & Humor, chapters: 3, words: 71k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 7/21 published: 12/24/2019, Harry P., Hermione G.
342 Harry Listens » by VashonBeader What if instead of ignoring Dobby's warnings at the summer after Harry Potter's first year, Harry listened and heeded instead? An escape from Privet Drive and from the manipulations of a certain Headmaster. Dumble bashing, Harmony story.
Harry Potter, T, English, Family & Friendship, chapters: 10, words: 78k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 775, updated: 6/15 published: 5/8, [Harry P., Hermione G.] Dobby
1k+ Moment of Impact » by Suite Sambo An accident the summer before 6th year puts Dumbledore's plans for Harry in motion sooner than planned. Will an unexpected truce with Snape better prepare Harry for what is to come? A Snape mentors Harry fic with all the regular players. AU after OOTP.
Harry Potter, T, English, chapters: 47, words: 116k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 791, updated: 5/23 published: 11/24/2010, Harry P., Severus S.
746Lord Black's resurgence, redemption and revenge » by JustHarrySirius Sequel to "What do blood, bruises, burns, belts and bites have in common?" Sirius Black is freed with help from the Goblins and his favorite godson, Harry Potter. What happens when Harry's abuse will come to light from the Dursleys and an unknown woman? Is Harry really a Serpentine Prince? AU with elements of PoA. Independent!Sirius, Manipulative!Dumbledore and Powerful!Harry.
Harry Potter, M, English, Family & Adventure, chapters: 59, words: 158k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 1/30 published: 8/2/2017, Harry P., Hermione G., Sirius B.
3k+ Unintended Consequences (The Great Wandout) » by old-crow Almost everyone within miles of Little Hangleton loses access to their magic. Who suffers? Who finds ways to benefit? Post Riddle tale. Workplace Harmony. Lots of O-Cs.
Harry Potter, T, English, Adventure & Suspense, chapters: 38, words: 302k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 1/27 published: 6/18/2021, Harry P., Hermione G., Amelia B., Mr. Granger
22 A New Beginning » by Faelwyn AU. Harry Potter finds out about magic before he is supposed to and it triggers a whole different set of events. Find out what happens when Harry is able to make his own choices from the beginning. Independent!Harry Smart!Harry Intelligent!Harry Bashing!Dumbledore Bashing!Molly/Ron/Ginny INCOMPLETE - TEMPORARY HIATUS
Harry Potter, T, English, Family & Friendship, chapters: 3, words: 5k+, favs: 99, follows: 181, updated: 12/31/2021 published: 12/16/2021, Harry P., Luna L., Remus L., Sirius B.
80 the Treehouse » by FMPtrumpets Harry didn't like it. Sirius was going on the run again, living in horrible conditions, because the one person who can help him... won't. Luckily the Weasley boys have a solution.
Harry Potter, K, English, Family & Friendship, chapters: 2, words: 41k+, favs: 645, follows: 301, updated: 12/29/2021 published: 12/3/2021, Harry P., Ron W., Sirius B., Amelia B.
764 Hermione's Prophecy » by TomHRichardson AU. 30th October 1991—the night before the troll attacks Hermione in the lavatory, Hermione hears a prophecy about herself, Harry (the "true friend"), Ron (the "false friend") and Dumbledore ("the bearded liar"). Eventual H/Hr. Bashing of Dumbledore and of the three evil Weasleys. Alternate title: "For once the adults do their bloody jobs."
Harry Potter, T, English, Fantasy & Romance, chapters: 14, words: 65k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 12/18/2021 published: 10/18/2021, [Harry P., Hermione G.] Parvati P., Lavender B.
1k+Granny Morgaine » by White Angel of Auralon The battle against the basilisk opened the path to a destiny Harry would never have expected. But, to his immense relief, his family steps up to support him along the way. Even if it was family that others considered to be legend.
Harry Potter, T, English, Family & Adventure, chapters: 24, words: 157k+, favs: 3k+, follows: 4k+, updated: 11/21/2021 published: 12/24/2019, Harry P., Ron W., Sirius B.
248 Come Find Me » by joerandom In the summer after 5th year, Hermione is targeted by Death Eaters. One dies and she ends up banished; expelled from Hogwarts, her magic bound, she and her parents are obliviated. Now the Death Eater's are out for her blood, but she doesn't even know they are coming. And Harry finally comes to realise what she means to him. The beginning of a very new journey. AU H/Hr
Harry Potter, T, English, Romance & Adventure, chapters: 14, words: 169k+, favs: 628, follows: 449, updated: 10/15/2021 published: 8/27/2021, [Harry P., Hermione G.] Remus L.
3k+ 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. Umbitch is going down.
Harry Potter, T, English, Drama & Friendship, chapters: 30, words: 115k+, favs: 7k+, follows: 6k+, updated: 9/30/2021 published: 2/26/2016, Harry P., Sirius B.
26 Embers and Ashes by LikeArrowsInTheHand Hogwarts graduation is right around the corner and Harry wants the freedom to finally live his life on his terms. (A sort of response to the manipulative Dumbledore fanfiction trope.) No pairing. AU. OOC. One Shot. Completed.
Harry Potter, T, English, Hurt/Comfort, words: 5k+, favs: 135, follows: 36, 9/20/2021, Harry P., Severus S., Albus D., Minerva M.
3k+ Cold blood » by DerLaCroix Sometimes, the tide of events really changes a person.
Harry Potter, M, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 35, words: 233k+, favs: 9k+, follows: 7k+, updated: 9/12/2021 published: 3/2/2010, Harry P., Hermione G.
3k+Common Interests » by Snapegirlkmf Sequel to Common Ground. After Halloween, Snape and Harry begin to bond even more as they discover some common interests. But will it stand the test of time . . .and can Sev protect Harry from the evil that stalks him? AU, Sev/Harry mentor/guardian story.
Harry Potter, T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 73, words: 424k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 8/25/2021 published: 10/16/2010, Harry P., Severus S.
7k+ Basilisk-born » by Ebenbild What if the Dementor attack in 5th year had ended with Harry losing? What if someone had stepped in to save him? And what if Harry ended up in the past with a chance to be more than he ever was before? A story about a forcibly time travelled Harry and its consequences... Manipulative Dumbledore, 'Slytherin!Harry', Time Travel!
Harry Potter, T, English, Mystery & Adventure, chapters: 72, words: 630k+, favs: 12k+, follows: 11k+, updated: 3/26/2021 published: 9/22/2014, Harry P., Salazar S.