353Courage Rising » by merlynthegrey 3rd through 7th year story, generally canon but with plenty of AU-goodness. Harry struggles to survive his ever-violent relatives during the summer before his third year at Hogwarts. He dreams of Hogsmeade visits and stumbles through the murky waters of steadily growing and complex relationships. Darkness looms in the distance but will they see the darkness lurking from within?
Harry Potter, M, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 21, words: 85k+, favs: 796, follows: 1k+, updated: 1h published: 1/7/2016, [Harry P., Hermione G.]
298Swordsaint » by SeerKing Dual Blades and Holy Sword...these two [Unique Skills] made their wielders stronger than their peers...imagine what the wielder of a third one could accomplish? Now has a TV Tropes Page! Which needs updating!
Sword Art Online/ソードアート・オンライン, T, English, Adventure & Sci-Fi, chapters: 22, words: 129k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 14h published: 1/15/2015, [Kirito/Kazuto K., Asuna/Asuna Y.] OC, Heathcliff/Akihiko K.
710Love or Law? » by WindSongEnchantment What would happen if Shang found out that Mulan was a girl before the battle in the mountains? Would he follow the law and reveal her for who she truly is or would he allow her to continue her training as a soldier and hope that she makes it through the war undiscovered? Will he listen to honor or to his heart?
Mulan, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 18, words: 17k+, favs: 885, follows: 1k+, updated: 16h published: 11/20/2014
2k+Challenger » by darkfire1220 Ash sets off on his journey to be a Pokemon Master with his starter Charmander and a mischievous Pichu. Together, they battle countless enemies and add to their powerful family. But there are many dark secrets residing in the shadows, and some of them are deadly. Ash and his team must grow strong to survive- because there's no guarantee they'll make it through the challenges ahead.
Pokémon, T, English, Adventure, chapters: 30, words: 425k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 4k+, updated: 16h published: 2/21/2016, Ash K./Satoshi, Pikachu, Charizard/Lizardon, Krookodile
1k+The Pack Survives » by Youngthundercat67 The last thing he saw before his head was taken off was the horror in his daughter's eyes. Then came the flashes, the visions of the atrocities that would happen to his family but the gods have given him a second chance. What changes can Eddard Stark make to win the Game of Thrones? Mix of books and show. AU.
Game of Thrones, T, English, Drama, chapters: 46, words: 123k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 1/18 published: 10/3/2019
613A Pinch of Salt, A Dash of Magic » by kgfinkel 'Food has a magical quality of its own' so Harry thought. So what might happen when he finds out that magic is real and that hearts and minds can be adjusted by serving the perfect dish? AD/RW/DU bashing, Good Dursleys, recipes are real!
Harry Potter, T, English, Adventure & Friendship, chapters: 18, words: 132k+, favs: 841, follows: 1k+, updated: 1/18 published: 10/8/2020, [Harry P., Hermione G.] Neville L., Petunia D.
358Brothers by Blood » by KingBeleram6654 What if Jon left the Wall when Eddard Stark was captured? What if Robb had gone to treat with Renly instead of Lady Stark? When Ned Stark marched south 20 years ago, he tore down a dynasty that had stood for over 300 years. How will the tyrannical Lions fare when facing his sons?
Game of Thrones, T, English, Fantasy & Adventure, chapters: 54, words: 121k+, favs: 430, follows: 588, updated: 1/17 published: 11/9/2020, Jon S., Margaery T., Robb S.
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: 145, words: 1173k+, favs: 15k+, follows: 16k+, updated: 1/17 published: 4/17/2015, Harry P., Hermione G., Neville L., Theodore N.
2k+My Father's Son » by Longclaw 1-6 Rhaegar Targaryen is living lies about himself. But as his father descends into madness, Rhaegar is forced to marry the daughter of Lord Stark of Winterfell. Lyanna Stark not only brings love and warmth to the once brooding Prince, but also rekindles his love with Elia Martell. But soon the Prince will be forced to confront his father and take the throne.
Game of Thrones, M, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 59, words: 398k+, favs: 700, follows: 721, updated: 1/16 published: 9/26/2019, [Rhaegar T., Lyanna S., Elia M.] Eddard S.
578Playing With Fire! » by Brockster550 Harry is fed up with being treated like a hero one day and despised the next. Being forced to compete in the Triwizard Tournament became the final straw. Now Harry is done playing the saviour and plans to extract revenge against his enemies. How does Harry plan to accomplish his goal? Read on to find out. Rated T!
Harry Potter, T, English, Friendship & Humor, chapters: 33, words: 99k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 1/14 published: 4/16/2019, [Harry P., Tracey D.] [Neville L., Astoria G.]
281a second time around » by popsie updates are on ao3, same name/title...When all of House Stark wake up one morning with their deaths being their clearest memories, the wheel begins to turn. The game has a new player in the form of Sansa Stark, the Red Wolf of Winterfell and the Queen in the North before her death, who is determined to see her family grow old and happy in Winterfell and the Iron Throne melted to a
Game of Thrones, T, English, chapters: 21, words: 98k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 1/14 published: 5/7/2019, Jon S., Eddard S., Sansa S., Arya S.
1k+Heart of the Blessed » by Longclaw 1-6 By simply bending the knee, Jon is made a Stark by Stannis Baratheon, pledging himself to Stannis at Castle Black. His new identity fuels him to seek justice for his massacred family but also sets into motion to a fateful confrontation with the invading Dragon Queen. Jonerys. Collaboration with BRuh4, idea spawned after Season 8 became a dumpster fire. Ending that fans deserve.
Game of Thrones, M, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 43, words: 302k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 1/13 published: 5/23/2019, [Jon S., Daenerys T.] Stannis B., Davos S.
204Deviation » by OrangeCat64 When Stoick finds Hiccup and his mysterious, masked friend right before Drago attacks, the events of HTTYD 2 deviate along a different storyline— one where Stoick survives, Hiccup finds himself with both parents, a strengthened bond forms between Hiccup and Toothless, a wedding is being planned, more adventures ensue, several new threats arise, and the dragons never leave.
How to Train Your Dragon, T, English, Drama & Adventure, chapters: 27, words: 204k+, favs: 171, follows: 208, updated: 1/13 published: 3/14/2020, Astrid, Hiccup, Stoick, Valka
2k+Strange Visitors From Another Century » by Izzyaro The destruction of the time turners in the Department of Mysteries throws Harry, Ron and Hermione a thousand years into the past. There they meet the Founders of Hogwarts, who are not at all pleased about what has happened to their school. They decide that something must be done.
Harry Potter, T, English, Friendship & Adventure, chapters: 29, words: 269k+, favs: 6k+, follows: 7k+, updated: 1/11 published: 9/23/2012, Harry P., Ron W., Hermione G., Salazar S.
83King of Winter, King of Rivers,, King of Ice and Snow » by Fairy of the Friz What if Sansa had gone with the Hound after the Battle of the Blackwater? This is the story of a girl trying to find her big brother, and how she helped him keep his crown - and his head. Featuring KitN!Robb, Master of Whispers!Sansa, Master of Laws!Arya and KBtW!Jon Snow. T for canon-typical violence and sexism. Cover by me, poem by poetsbiteback on tumblr
Game of Thrones, T, English, Adventure, chapters: 5, words: 50k+, favs: 489, follows: 627, updated: 1/11 published: 1/17/2019, Sansa S., Arya S., Sandor C.
23GAME OF THRONES THE OLD DRAGON » by jman007 What if Aemon Targaryen has Dragon Blood to help his family take back what is rightfully theirs
Game of Thrones, T, English, Fantasy, chapters: 26, words: 39k+, favs: 61, follows: 69, updated: 1/10 published: 12/6/2020, Aemon T.
253A mystery Named Harry Potter » by bivz643 During the summer after her 3rd year, Daphne finds out that she is betrothed to Harry Potter. Journey with Daphne as she discovers who exactly is this Gryffindor and how he reacts to a world at war? (AU: Harry is not the boy-who-lived HP/DG)
Harry Potter, T, English, Romance, chapters: 22, words: 42k+, favs: 676, follows: 865, updated: 1/10 published: 7/19/2015, Harry P., Daphne G.
1k+Harry Potter and The Shadowed Light » by itshannieee After the final battle Harry learns some unsettling truths about himself and those who he trusts the most. Forced to come to terms with the revelations, Harry decides to get even with those who've wronged him and embrace who he his by going back in time to when it all started. HP/LV pre-slash Dark!Harry MOD!Harry Manipulative!Dumbledore Bashing
Harry Potter, M, English, Romance & Adventure, chapters: 39, words: 230k+, favs: 5k+, follows: 6k+, updated: 1/9 published: 3/24/2017, Harry P., Sirius B., Voldemort, Tom R. Jr.
182As the Seasons Change » by CethlyArlo Focusing on the events following the conclusion of the fourth book in the Inheritance Cycle, Arya and Fírnen navigate life after Eragon leaves Alagaësia. Or, in a slighly more than Canon divergence, Arya discovers she's pregnant. Eventual Arya x Eragon, I promise.
Inheritance Cycle, M, English, Family & Friendship, chapters: 35, words: 135k+, favs: 69, follows: 96, updated: 1/9 published: 5/25/2020, Arya, Angela, Nasuada, Fírnen
10k+The Contract » by DebsTheSlytherinSnapefan Rabastan/Harry! NO UNDERAGE BETWEEN THE MAIN CHARACTERS! The only way Harry can get free of those who wish to use him is to agree to an already made betrothal contract created by Dorea Black-Potter. Will this simple thing change the course of Harry's predestined future? Will he remain neutral or will he turn dark when he learns everything Dumbledore's done?
Harry Potter, M, English, chapters: 93, words: 558k+, favs: 5k+, follows: 6k+, updated: 1/8 published: 1/8/2019, [Harry P., Rabastan L.]