540The Snorkackic Trio » by TomHRichardson AU. August 1995, when Harry and Dudley are attacked by Dementors, Luna and Hermione are at the playground too. The girls are too young to do magic to help Harry, but they are reliable eyewitnesses, and this makes all the difference afterwards. This summer, Hermione has defied Dumbledore's orders to not write to Harry. H/Hr story; Luna is their mutual friend.
Harry Potter, T, English, Adventure & Drama, chapters: 17, words: 66k+, favs: 639, follows: 983, updated: 14h published: 1/9, [Harry P., Hermione G.] Luna L.
434Cronus » by Deathbeast 85 years after the love of his life, Hermione Granger, died; Harry Potter seeks out the God of Time. This story will contain strong language and potential violence towards member of the Weasley Clan. THERE WILL BE NO SEX OR SMUT - I'M NOT BARBARA CARTLAND!
Harry Potter, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Romance, chapters: 40, words: 99k+, favs: 815, follows: 1k+, updated: 3/2 published: 7/21/2019, Harry P., Hermione G.
10k+Like Brothers » by Colubrina Minerva McGonagall steps in on the awful night the Potters are murdered and arranges to have Harry Potter raised by Sirius Black and his somewhat cousins, the Malfoys. Draco and Harry grow up as almost brothers and everything - well, almost everything - is different. Gryffindor!Draco. Dramione. AU.
Harry Potter, T, English, Romance, chapters: 54, words: 133k+, favs: 5k+, follows: 7k+, updated: 3/2 published: 7/5/2015, [Hermione G., Draco M.] Harry P.
727The Boy Who Lived, The Brightest Witch and The Boy Who Wasn't » by dragonfly117 A single conversation between Hermione and Neville in November of their fourth year changed the course of Harry's friendships forever. Eventual HHr.
Harry Potter, T, English, Friendship & Romance, chapters: 30, words: 201k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 3/1 published: 5/25/2020, [Harry P., Hermione G.] Neville L.
874Avian Anarchy » by Teddylonglong In a previous life, Hedwig's soul had once belonged to Lily. Recalling everything from her former life, the bird chooses Harry as her familiar shortly before his 11th birthday and causes mayhem at all who want to harm her son. Completely AU, partly OOC. Dumbledore/Weasley bashing. Pairing not decided yet, probably HPDG.
Harry Potter, T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 35, words: 100k+, favs: 535, follows: 697, updated: 2/28 published: 11/1/2020, Harry P., Lily Evans P., Hedwig
454I See No Difference » by maschl With Professor Snape's hateful and cruel words towards her, Hermione's trust in authority figures comes crashing down for good. She begins to question the adults' response to Harry's forced entry into the Triwizard Tournament and concludes that it's up to her to keep him safe. And if they have to leave the country to escape the madness of Hogwarts and Magical Britain, so be it.
Harry Potter, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 9, words: 49k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 2/27 published: 10/17/2020, [Hermione G., Harry P.]
440More Than A Beam of Light » by Harry50 A chance encounter changes some things in the life of our young hero. A small initial push bring massive end changes. T for some adult themes.
Harry Potter, T, English, Friendship, chapters: 21, words: 51k+, favs: 437, follows: 635, updated: 2/27 published: 10/17/2020, Harry P., Hermione G., Angelina J., Dudley D.
223What Made a Difference » by Covley Hatake What if the summer leading into 4th year was a little different? What would this change going forward? Would having someone that cares make him a better student? Would Sirius turn him into a prankster or a fighter? And what about his friends would they not like these changes? Ron and Dumbledore bash. Minor Molly and some Hermione. Pairings HP/DG SB/RL HG/VK
Harry Potter, M, English, Adventure, chapters: 15, words: 72k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 2/26 published: 1/6/2020, [Harry P., Daphne G.] [Remus L., Sirius B.]
162Harry Potter and the Magic of the Beasts » by CreatureHarem84 What if Harry had a twin and was named a squib after the attack on Halloween, What if Harry's sister was the Girl-Who-Lived, What if Harry did have magic, a magic so powerful and unique even the Ministry didn't know about it...He is Harry Potter, Lord of all Creatures. WCWL! PowerfulHarry! TwinHarry! DumbledoreBashing! RonBashing! SlightPotterBashing!
Harry Potter, M, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 15, words: 50k+, favs: 776, follows: 961, updated: 2/21 published: 1/1/2020
2k+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. I'll be back when I can. Hiatus.
Harry Potter, T, English, Drama & Friendship, chapters: 29, words: 112k+, favs: 5k+, follows: 5k+, updated: 2/21 published: 2/26/2016, Harry P., Sirius B.
1k+Elfish Welfare » by tyrannicpuppy AU Halloween 1981 and the Potter family has been attacked. But when Sirius arrives, the crib is empty. Harry is missing, presumed dead, but Mipsy knows the truth. She takes care of little master just as Lord Potter's portrait commands her to. Cover by EnchantedPixie495
Harry Potter, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 27, words: 150k+, favs: 3k+, follows: 6k+, updated: 2/18 published: 5/25/2018, [Harry P., Hermione G.]
1k+Harry Potter gets smart and takes control - the goblet » by YoullNeverCatchMeAliveSaidHe Harry's name comes out of the goblet and he's had enough, he's sick of pretending to be stupid and constantly fighting against the whole world. It's time to step up. This is a long and a slow build though, spanning most of the fourth year. There will be no over night changes, trauma recovery takes time, months. He's not going to wake up and start ass kicking the next day.
Harry Potter, M, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 88, words: 470k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 2/16 published: 6/11/2019, Harry P.
224Harmony Reimagined » by KitKatPotterLover My reworked version of Hermione's Harry/ Harmony vs. Toadface. Begins just before the first task of the triwizard tournament, and follows the journey of Harry and Hermione coming together as a couple, as well as facing every challenge set down before them.
Harry Potter, M, English, Romance, chapters: 19, words: 82k+, favs: 646, follows: 934, updated: 2/16 published: 5/18/2019, [Harry P., Hermione G.]
813A Matter of Law » by ymaxwell39 A new neighbor has moved to Privet Drive. Not only is the new neighbor a wizard, he works in the law office that handled James and Lily Potter's wills. Part One of the four part 'Things that Matter' series.
Harry Potter, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, chapters: 21, words: 57k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 2/9 published: 1/25/2020, Harry P., Hermione G., Sirius B., Arcturus B.
888The 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.'
Harry Potter, T, English, Drama & Friendship, chapters: 14, words: 67k+, favs: 3k+, follows: 5k+, updated: 2/1 published: 3/8/2017, [Harry P., Daphne G.] [Hermione G., Theodore N.]
588In his Pocket » by Blandusername A simple decision makes all the difference. That morning after receiving the letter from no one. Harry didn't walk into the kitchen letting his letter get taken by Dudley. He put it in his pocket. AU. Independent!Harry. Powerful!Harry Slytherin!Harry
Harry Potter, M, English, Adventure & Mystery, chapters: 17, words: 154k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 4k+, updated: 1/30 published: 1/27/2018, Harry P., Albus D., Blaise Z., Daphne G.
702REWRITE: Dragons speak Parseltongue too, you know » by Potterwatcher Rewrite of the original: Harry befriends the dragon in the first task, and this makes all the difference. Watch as Harry makes new friends, discovers new enemies, and Luna regularly breaks Hermione's brain. And Harry might just fall in love along the way. Some Dumbledore bashing, temporarily bad Ron, and H/Hr/L. And... Fred has a thing for McGonagall? Who knows.
Harry Potter, T, English, Humor & Romance, chapters: 13, words: 32k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 1/29 published: 11/3/2020, [Harry P., Hermione G., Luna L.]
1k+ Common Sense » by DisobedienceWriter My odd ideas file. Little snippets that don't quite merit their own stories. Some funny; some less so.
Harry Potter, K+, English, chapters: 26, words: 126k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 1/29 published: 1/18/2008
1k+ Harry Potter and the Magical Guardian » by Sursr What if Lily and Petunia had been able to reconcile while Lily was still early in school? If the two remained close until Lily was forced to go into hiding? What if Harry knew a lot about his mother, and wanted to be like her rather than his famous father? What impact would that have on a certain headmaster's plan to have a young Harry enter the magical world hoping for an escape?
Harry Potter, M, English, Fantasy & Adventure, chapters: 42, words: 289k+, favs: 3k+, follows: 4k+, updated: 1/27 published: 6/10/2019, Harry P., Hermione G., Petunia D., Dudley D.
1k+ Like Grains of Sand in the Hourglass » by Temporal Knight During the Battle in the Department of Mysteries Nymphadora Tonks finds herself thrown back to the beginning of Fifth Year. With two Tonks walking around and her faith in Dumbledore eroded what's a Metamorphmagus to do? Protect Harry Potter at all costs, that's what! Tonks ends up crafting a new identity for herself and infiltrates Hogwarts to fix the future. Pairing: Harry/Tonks.
Harry Potter, T, English, Fantasy & Romance, chapters: 12, words: 116k+, favs: 5k+, follows: 4k+, updated: 1/23 published: 10/12/2016, [Harry P., N. Tonks] Hermione G., Luna L.