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.
952Harry Potter and TGTL: Fourth Year » by KappaIota Sequel to Harry Potter and the Godfather that Lived. AU Fourth Year with Harry facing the Tri-Wizard Tournament, his first crush, Voldemort's return and an overprotective guardian. As with the original, will include teen discipline themes/adult language
Harry Potter, T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 46, words: 518k+, favs: 685, follows: 689, updated: 9/26 published: 8/24/2009, Harry P., Sirius B.
113The Domino Effect » by WordySmith101 Harry Potter is the eldest of triplets but when Voldemort is attacked and defeated, his brother Godric was hailed as the savior, while Harry and his sister, Iris, were cast aside and forgotten in the Muggle World. Despite Dumbledore's attempt to manipulate the wizarding world to go according to his vision, things didn't go according to plan.
Harry Potter, M, English, Fantasy & Adventure, chapters: 33, words: 88k+, favs: 339, follows: 470, updated: 9/11 published: 8/21/2015, Harry P., Sirius B., Severus S., Percy W.
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: 157, words: 1337k+, favs: 18k+, follows: 20k+, updated: 9/3 published: 4/17/2015, Harry P., Hermione G., Neville L., Theodore N.
127Faithful Pebble » by perrilloux.bf68 She fell. That is what the townspeople told him, a wanderer only passing through. Now as he stands over the mouth of an empty well, he ponders the problem of raising a girl whose entire life's been spent living in darkness. [115, mod 114]
Fairy Tales, K, English, Hurt/Comfort & Drama, chapters: 115, words: 61k+, favs: 32, follows: 67, updated: 9/2 published: 12/21/2013
85Unclaimed Darkness » by ElnaKernor For all that Sirius was very much different from his family... He was also one of the Blackest Blacks to ever live. So when Bella killed him, well. He didn't let her get away with it. A gamble, really, but a gamble which exchanged their life and death.
Harry Potter, T, English, Fantasy & Adventure, chapters: 34, words: 238k+, favs: 173, follows: 217, updated: 8/19 published: 7/5/2015, [Sirius B., OC]
476For Your Own Good » by whydoyouneedtoknow Harry Potter finally has the family of his dreams. Problem is, they're only in his dreams, and as the Dursleys are always telling him (for his own good, you know), dreams don't come true. Or do they? Journey with Harry as he uses his dreams to reshape his reality and write his very own definition of good. First year Hogwarts AU, Dangerverse-derived.
Harry Potter, K+, English, Family & Friendship, chapters: 40, words: 195k+, favs: 202, follows: 246, updated: 7/16 published: 3/1/2015
553My Godfather » by AnabelleBlack20 Pettigrew was captured in 1991 and Sirius was declared innocent and demands the custody of his beloved godson. However, Sirius discovers certain unexpected secrets about Harry and decides to set things right. Warning: Abuse by the Dursleys. A Sirius and Harry, Father and Son fanfic
Harry Potter, T, English, Family & Drama, chapters: 52, words: 187k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 7/13 published: 9/14/2015, Harry P., Sirius B.
10k+An Aunt's Love » by Emma Lipardi Harry comes home from school and Petunia is upset at the change in her nephew. Petunia decides to do what she should have been doing all along. Dumbledore had better stay away. Petunia Dursley is upset. Warnings on profile.
Harry Potter, M, English, Drama, chapters: 77, words: 385k+, favs: 14k+, follows: 13k+, updated: 6/25 published: 12/30/2004, Harry P., Remus L., Petunia D.
1k+The Fifth Marauder » by Aquarius23 What if there were five Marauders? What difference could one person make? What secrets could they hide? Follow Lily, James, Remus, Peter, Sirius and Emma as they take on Voldemort and all his minions. Marauders first year until Harry's last.
Harry Potter, T, English, Humor & Friendship, chapters: 121, words: 732k+, favs: 778, follows: 719, updated: 2/26 published: 8/30/2010, Sirius B., James P.
119Don't Look Back In Anger » by amandakid212 Starting from the beginning of book five, Audrey Callahan finds herself involved with the Order of the Phoenix and immersed in the Wizarding world she swore she'd never return to. But with Voldemort's return and a handsome Animagus at her side, she knows she can't ignore her past forever.
Harry Potter, T, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 42, words: 108k+, favs: 219, follows: 337, updated: 1/28 published: 1/22/2016, [Sirius B., OC] Remus L., N. Tonks
416Harry Potter and the Zodiac Charms » by PulsarDragon A quiet night after the Chamber of Secrets changes Harry's and Ginny's relationship, mysterious new characters arrive, and a shadowy force strives to bring chaos to the world. starts in canon but will change to an AU story, Ron bashing until a certain point, Harry/Ginny, Neville/Luna, Ron/Hermione, Remus/Tonks, Sirius/Mary
Harry Potter, M, English, Romance & Adventure, chapters: 49, words: 698k+, favs: 600, follows: 717, updated: 12/30/2021 published: 6/29/2013, Harry P., Ginny W.
492Family by Necessity » by ArithmancerProof AU from the end of OotP. Dumbledore decides that Harry must go into hiding to ensure his safety, and Hermione insists on accompanying him. Dumbledore's plan? Harry and Hermione are to be magically adopted by Snape, becoming his children legally, magically, and physically. My version of the Snape-adopts-Harry story.
Harry Potter, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, chapters: 17, words: 79k+, favs: 824, follows: 1k+, updated: 9/10/2021 published: 9/29/2015, Harry P., Hermione G., Severus S.
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.
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. COMPLETE.
Harry Potter, T, English, Romance, chapters: 66, words: 167k+, favs: 7k+, follows: 8k+, updated: 6/8/2021 published: 7/5/2015, [Hermione G., Draco M.] Harry P., Sirius B.
234 A Challenging Quest » by wryter501 Merlin the adopted prince of Caerleon travels in search of heritage and destiny and his dragonlord father. Arthur, prince regent of Camelot following his father's debilitating illness, travels upon his Knight's Quest as a condition for coronation - and a young man who's given up on heritage and destiny joins them both. Sequel to "Challenging Hostage", canon era a/u, no slash.
Merlin, T, English, Adventure & Drama, chapters: 24, words: 165k+, favs: 183, follows: 195, updated: 5/30/2021 published: 1/23/2019, Merlin, Arthur, Mordred
4Accidentally, Maybe OLD » by Audrey Whyte Tony's sister, Emily, has just woken up from her 2 year a coma. Told she was in a car accident, Emily goes looking for clues. Constantly questioning herself, if a car accident was really the source of her coma, she turns to her boss for answers. Set during the 1st Iron Man movie. Story has been republished.
Avengers, T, English, Family & Mystery, chapters: 2, words: 993, favs: 8, follows: 7, updated: 5/12/2021 published: 8/15/2012, Iron Man/Tony S.
438Harry Potter and the Overworked Headmaster » by Jedipilot24 My take on the "Sirius Black is married with a child" plot, except that it's not enough to keep him out of Azkaban. But at least he managed to rescue Harry from the Dursley's. You'd think that Dumbledore would notice this and he would have...if he didn't have three full-time jobs. Eventual HHR.
Harry Potter, T, English, Fantasy, chapters: 24, words: 106k+, favs: 972, follows: 1k+, updated: 5/4/2021 published: 9/29/2015, [Harry P., Hermione G.] OC
1k+Coursing Through My Veins » by Jade Bottle They fell for each other despite themselves, despite their better judgement. Love like theirs - rooted in passion - was a violent thing. Love that comes suddenly is no less enduring than that which builds over time. But, it is so much more volatile. "Mine. Always..." -Multipart story- (In the works: Infinity War)
Avengers, M, English, Romance & Family, chapters: 141, words: 448k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 3/28/2021 published: 10/3/2012, [Hulk/Bruce B., OC] Iron Man/Tony S.
2k+The Prophecy » by VikingSong Uther learns Arthur is the Once-and-Future-King of prophecy and declares him a traitor, forcing him to flee with Merlin. The catch? Arthur has no idea who Emrys is and no desire to fulfill the prophecy. Reveal!fic. T for action sequences/some deaths; no slash, no smut, no language. Cover art by AlexandarCho on deviantART (used with permission).
Merlin, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 102, words: 218k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 3/21/2021 published: 6/18/2014, [Morgana, Merlin] [Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere]