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: 485, follows: 440, updated: 11/10/2020 published: 4/23/2005, [Erik, Christine] Raoul
886 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: 518, follows: 378, updated: 9/4/2020 published: 3/10/2006, Erik, Christine
408 A Second Chance » by Riene In the days after the tragedy at the Opera, Christine risks returning underground to ascertain the fate of her former teacher. What she finds changes everything. Can an embittered man learn to love again? This is a new novel, and is set immediately after the ALW musical. Don't look for it to get any happier for a while. E / C Complete
Phantom of the Opera, M, English, Angst & Romance, chapters: 24, words: 83k+, favs: 242, follows: 121, updated: 10/2/2016 published: 5/12/2003, Erik, Christine, Meg Giry, Persian/Daroga
579 If I Could Fly » by jlgrant Time heals, but the heart does not forget. A bond forged in shadow strives for life in the light. ExC story. Complete.
Phantom of the Opera, T, English, Angst & Romance, chapters: 33, words: 157k+, favs: 233, follows: 183, updated: 11/25/2014 published: 10/24/2008, Erik, Christine
91 Labyrinth: The Exile's Lament » by Ellen Weaver Part 1 of The Judex Cycle. In 1965, Doctor Phillip Channard acquires a unique patient at the Radamanthus Asylum, an inhuman, magical creature thrown into a mortal Hell by unseen forces. What follows is a deadly contest of strength and sanity between the sadistic psychiatrist and his fae prisoner. (Trigger warning: contains psychological cruelty and traumatic sequences.)
Labyrinth, M, English, Suspense & Horror, chapters: 14, words: 33k+, favs: 65, follows: 23, updated: 9/21/2013 published: 8/8/2013, Jareth
10k+ Pet Project » by Caeria Hermione overhears something she shouldn't concerning Professor Snape and decides that maybe the House-elves aren't the only ones in need of protection.
Harry Potter, M, English, Romance, chapters: 52, words: 338k+, favs: 14k+, follows: 7k+, updated: 6/9/2013 published: 3/3/2005, Hermione G., Severus S.
187Vain Wisdom All and False Philosophy » by Battle of Lissa The key players who have the ability to halt or bring about potential destruction take center stage, as they always have in every great war since time began. Very Dark. Eventual SS/HG. HBP death disregarded.2008 TNL Awards Winner: Best AU
Harry Potter, M, English, Angst & Drama, chapters: 36, words: 217k+, favs: 181, follows: 212, updated: 8/25/2010 published: 3/16/2007, Hermione G., Severus S.
2k+ When All is Lost » by Quiet2885 Modern. Will a deformed man's desire for revenge destroy the future of a young couple? Or were all three fated to begin this dark journey and face the evils of the past? A story of the struggle between hatred and love, vengeance and redemption. COMPLETE.
Phantom of the Opera, M, English, Mystery & Romance, chapters: 74, words: 306k+, favs: 728, follows: 235, updated: 12/30/2007 published: 5/16/2006, Erik, Christine