1k+A Handful of Dust » by tarysande Ten billion people over here die, so twenty billion over there can live. After the war, there are pieces to pick up, and lives to rebuild. And even with the Reapers gone, nothing is easy.
Mass Effect, T, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 65, words: 195k+, favs: 851, follows: 1k+, updated: 4/3 published: 3/21/2013, Garrus V., Shepard
130Tiger By My Side » by Introjection Commander Shepard isn't one to be confused. However, after the events on the remote colony of Horizon, she has no choice but to accept the things she does not want to face, and have the courage to start life anew. Pairing: F!Shep x Joker [2020 UPDATE: BEING ENTIRELY REWRITTEN, FURTHER UPDATES TBA, SEE PROFILE]
Mass Effect, M, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 24, words: 69k+, favs: 272, follows: 274, updated: 9/5/2020 published: 11/13/2010, Joker, Shepard
3k+Start of a New Life, Part 2 of Chosen » by Stupe Chosen to be the mate of a highly ranked yautja named L'tor, Anya is taken from her home, unaware that her foray into her new life is anything but traditional in the eyes of his kind, or about the intrigue that awaits them both. For Mature readers...
Aliens/Predator, M, English, chapters: 42, words: 361k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 7/21/2019 published: 6/23/2011
321E Tenebrae Et Lux » by MitisVenatrix CoAuthored by LunaMax1214. The more things change, the more they stay the same. The continuing story of Garrus and Teandra, as they struggle with the darkness within each other... and themselves. Sequel to "Omega" and "Partners, Comrades, Friends" ME2.
Mass Effect, M, English, Humor & Romance, chapters: 19, words: 164k+, favs: 276, follows: 277, updated: 1/5/2017 published: 9/24/2010, J. Garson, Garrus V.
149Loved » by Sia Later Meghan Shepard's Logs of the journey to defeat the Collectors. Kaidan A./Shepard, Garrus V./Shepard. Rated M for language, violence and more.
Mass Effect, M, English, chapters: 31, words: 93k+, favs: 165, follows: 212, updated: 2/9/2016 published: 6/20/2010, J. Garson, Garrus V.
84Horizons » by jasminedays How do you begin again? Dusk and dawn, and the long night in between. M for language.
Mass Effect, M, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 17, words: 51k+, favs: 122, follows: 173, updated: 11/6/2015 published: 5/22/2010, J. Garson, Garrus V.
263The Girl They Called Jane » by SuperFreak85 John Shepard gave his life on the Collector base to destroy it and save his team. Now the team must find John's sister and convince her to take up were John left off. But can they make a hero out of someone who never wanted to be one in the first place?
Mass Effect, M, English, Sci-Fi & Drama, chapters: 43, words: 121k+, favs: 246, follows: 327, updated: 5/30/2015 published: 2/22/2010, J. Garson, Garrus V.
67 You Have to Say It » by Tacens Short episodes about the sacrifices you must make for interspecies love.
Mass Effect, T, English, Romance, chapters: 6, words: 14k+, favs: 135, follows: 94, updated: 5/22/2015 published: 8/7/2010, J. Garson, Garrus V.
1k+ Sense and Flexibility » by Roarkshop The story of Garrus and Femshep as told by me. Lots of off-canon. Sequels incoming. TW: It's been brought to my attention that some of Garrus' more animalistic behavior in some scenes have caused panic attacks for victims of abuse. I am so sorry for anyone who had a similar reaction. SO sorry. I would like to make any new readers aware of this beforehand. Thank you.
Mass Effect, M, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 51, words: 220k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 11/11/2014 published: 10/6/2011, J. Garson, Garrus V.
31 Under Her Skin » by Lady Silq Ice **Fairly complete re-write of "Whispers in the Dark."** Starts at ME2, Garrus/femshep. Follows basic storyline with modifications for intended angst and romance. Will Shepard finally admit her feelings for her wayward turian comrade? Rated M for adult content late in the story.
Mass Effect, M, English, Angst & Humor, chapters: 10, words: 86k+, favs: 109, follows: 72, updated: 10/26/2014 published: 8/24/2010, Garrus V., J. Garson
2k+ The Spirit of Redemption » by Myetel The Spectres fight against threats to both the galaxy and their families on Mindoir. Shepard/Garrus, multiple OCs, largely expanded universe. Includes Redemption, Hunt, Unity, and Victory.
Mass Effect, M, English, Adventure & Sci-Fi, chapters: 162, words: 3404k+, favs: 938, follows: 535, updated: 10/14/2014 published: 2/11/2011, Garrus V., J. Garson
301 Just Haven't Met You Yet » by Blitz Chick A Commander and a C-Sec officer discuss why their relationships haven't worked. What may have happened between the two during ME1 and ME2. You should listen to the various songs while reading. NOW COVERING ME3! WARNING! SPOILERS AHEAD!
Mass Effect, K, English, Romance, chapters: 100, words: 177k+, favs: 316, follows: 309, updated: 9/25/2014 published: 6/1/2010, J. Garson, Garrus V.
92 Entropy » by Lilith Morgana It's not always about holding hands. Sometimes it's about being two equally stubborn aliens out in deep space, finding more similarities along the way than either of you bargained for. A slow-building Shepard/Zaeed story.
Mass Effect, M, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 20, words: 76k+, favs: 115, follows: 123, updated: 9/20/2014 published: 11/28/2010, J. Garson, Zaeed M.
126 Cracked Faith » by skybound2 Not all wounds are easily healed, and some will always leave scars. This is a follow up to my fic "Broken Trust" and deals directly with the aftermath of the events in that story. It references NON-CON events in the past, and may be triggering to some.
Mass Effect, M, English, Angst & Drama, chapters: 5, words: 34k+, favs: 131, follows: 207, updated: 9/8/2014 published: 7/20/2010, J. Garson, Garrus V., Tali'Zorah, Jack
830Ante Up » by GreenMamba5 With his family aboard the Normandy, Garrus finds it difficult to keep his relationship with Shepard a secret. Currently undergoing for editing. Expect changes in chapters and content!
Mass Effect, M, English, Humor & Romance, chapters: 39, words: 195k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 8/3/2014 published: 1/30/2012, Garrus V., J. Garson
357Why Detective, You Shouldn't Have! » by LibraMoon Shepard just wanted to drink the rejection away. Until Detective Chellick asked for her help. It wasn't supposed to be like this! Fem/ShepxGarrus Jealous Garrus, and mentions of onesided Garrus/Tali
Mass Effect, M, English, Humor & Romance, chapters: 20, words: 63k+, favs: 472, follows: 578, updated: 7/22/2014 published: 7/19/2011, J. Garson, Garrus V.
199 Violence, Voyeurism and Vigilantes » by efleck In matters of life and death, it's our journey to understand the universe, ourselves and those we care about that keeps us truly alive. For many that path includes love, loss, betrayal & violence. FemShepXGarrus. Covers time from ME2-3, flashbacks to ME1, graphic.
Mass Effect, M, English, Romance & Angst, chapters: 24, words: 203k+, favs: 487, follows: 389, updated: 12/24/2013 published: 4/7/2011, J. Garson, Garrus V.
250Redundant » by The Odd Little Turtle Saren? Geth? The total annihilation of all organic life? Pffsh. Don't worry! Rich Achievement Unlocked! Emphasizes side quests, hard science, technobabble, & military jargon with a side of Shenko & a helping of squad mate banter. Action, humor, flirting, drama, & brushes with death. Now with 100% more rampaging dinosaurs! (I regret nothing.)
Mass Effect, M, English, Sci-Fi & Drama, chapters: 68, words: 165k+, favs: 255, follows: 283, updated: 8/26/2013 published: 4/3/2009, Kaidan A., J. Garson
274Things Change » by MadSix After defeating the Reapers, Commander Shepard falls into a five-year coma. When she finally wakes, she finds she's lost more than time. Alternate ending.
Mass Effect, T, English, Angst, chapters: 15, words: 23k+, favs: 195, follows: 333, updated: 5/30/2013 published: 5/14/2012, J. Garson, Garrus V.
28Parts Answering Parts » by Jedi Amoira A random assortment of scenes and snippets relating to ME 1, 2 and 3. Not chronological. Various POV, largely FemShep and Garrus. Both Kaidan and Garrus romances possible. Spoilers probable. Rating may increase later. Check here for updates 1st.
Mass Effect, T, English, Angst & Romance, chapters: 34, words: 45k+, favs: 42, follows: 59, updated: 5/24/2013 published: 5/20/2010, J. Garson, Garrus V.