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: 64, words: 160k+, favs: 5k+, follows: 7k+, updated: 5/11 published: 7/5/2015, [Hermione G., Draco M.] Harry P.
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: 150, words: 1236k+, favs: 16k+, follows: 17k+, updated: 5/10 published: 4/17/2015, Harry P., Hermione G., Neville L., Theodore N.
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: 118, words: 715k+, favs: 740, follows: 692, updated: 5/9 published: 8/30/2010, Sirius B., James P.
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: 54, words: 162k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 6k+, updated: 5/8 published: 1/4/2015, Harry P., Severus S.
423Harry 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: 869, follows: 1k+, updated: 5/4 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- (now in the works: Infinity War/Endgame)
Avengers, M, English, Romance & Family, chapters: 141, words: 448k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 3/28 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 published: 6/18/2014, [Morgana, Merlin] [Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere]
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: 71, words: 414k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 3/6 published: 10/16/2010, Harry P., Severus S.
80The Domino Effect » by xHaveAStoryx Harry Potter is the eldest of triplets but when Voldemort 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. UNDER REWRITING.
Harry Potter, M, English, Fantasy & Adventure, chapters: 11, words: 11k+, favs: 256, follows: 326, updated: 2/23 published: 8/21/2015, Harry P., Sirius B., Severus S., Percy W.
350Hidden in Plain Sight » by Shadow Riser Lily Potter receives a warning not to let Voldemort find out about her child; Voldemort goes to kill Neville Longbottom on Halloween, but he did not realise how unstable his soul was, which lead to a complication that weighs on his mind even as he succeeds in taking over Wizarding Britain. Follow the highly intelligent Harry as he makes his way through a Voldemort-ruled Hogwarts.
Harry Potter, T, English, Drama & Suspense, chapters: 19, words: 67k+, favs: 926, follows: 1k+, updated: 2/19 published: 12/14/2015, Harry P., Lily Evans P., Voldemort
153For the Love of Sirius » by Bizzy247 What if adults acted like adults? If they take responsibility, don't get distracted by revenge, build capable governments, and don't try to hold three full time vitally important jobs at the same time: result? Shit gets done. Sirius raises Harry; Dumbledore is awesome; the Blacks are possibly awesomer; the Ministry is functional, and Lupin gets a very interesting job.
Harry Potter, T, English, Drama, chapters: 17, words: 103k+, favs: 327, follows: 551, updated: 2/16 published: 10/22/2015, Harry P., Sirius B., Remus L.
29The Unknown Godmother of Harry James Potter » by TheImpossibleGirl321 We all know everything about Harry Potter's Godfather Sirius Black, but what about his Godmother. Well this is a story about her, Georgiana Grimes. She has had to stay away from Harry for most of his life, under strict orders from Dumbledore, so she runs away from the magical world. But when a certain criminal escapes from Azkaban, Dumbledore decides it's time for her to return.
Harry Potter, T, English, Family & Romance, chapters: 12, words: 56k+, favs: 75, follows: 113, updated: 2/14 published: 8/28/2015, Harry P., Ron W., Hermione G., OC
536My 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: 51, words: 182k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 1/31 published: 9/14/2015, Harry P., Sirius B.
1k+Harry Potter and the New Chance » by EmlynMara Post GOF. Barty Crouch lives to stand trial. Sirius is freed and betroths Harry to Ginny. An independent group gathers around Harry to help prepare him for his destiny. Harry and Ginny are bound. Harry gathers new friends. H/G, R/T, S/OC, B/F
Harry Potter, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 37, words: 151k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 1/22 published: 12/4/2010, Harry P., Ginny W.
55 Born to Fly » by mily.alice "He'd had five meetings with a social worker, two assessments of his home, and endless signatures. But finally that little girl who had walked into Stark Industries on a miserable birthday was now a Stark. Margaret Josephine Stark, to be exact." In which Tony takes in a broken little girl, and somewhere along the way she manages to fix HIM. Takes place before and during Iron Man.
Avengers, T, English, Family, chapters: 18, words: 59k+, favs: 182, follows: 155, updated: 1/2 published: 11/5/2014, Iron Man/Tony S., Pepper P., Happy Hogan, Peggy C.
91A Destiny Altered » by weepingelm We all know the story of Arthur and Merlin's destiny, as told in the televisions series, well this is what would have happened if Hunith had sought help as soon as he was born and if the druids had nurtured and provided a safe haven for both Merlin and his mother from the onset. Canon A/U warnings/pairings to be added
Merlin, T, English, Drama & Adventure, chapters: 40, words: 59k+, favs: 155, follows: 218, updated: 12/18/2020 published: 4/17/2016
386You Raise Me Up » by lumosandlight An AU (Prisoner of Azkaban) in which Remus remembers his Wolfsbane potion on the night that the truth about Sirius is revealed, and manages to help return Pettigrew to the castle. Follow Harry, Remus, and Sirius, as they learn how to be a family, while also fighting the dark forces that are at work. I don't own the characters, all JK Rowling.
Harry Potter, T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 60, words: 163k+, favs: 532, follows: 634, updated: 12/15/2020 published: 10/18/2016, Harry P., Sirius B., Remus L.
2k+Along Came a Family » by Imablack After Cedric dies, Harry isolates himself and Dumbledore fears a connection between Harry and Lord Voldemort. Snape has his own problems when Dumbledore compels him to teach Harry Occlumancy whilst the Dark Lord orders him to brew the darkest potion he has ever encountered. But what of this gift Lily left for Harry's 15th birthday...and what does it have to do with Snape?
Harry Potter, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Drama, chapters: 37, words: 190k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 10/28/2020 published: 5/27/2009, Harry P., Severus S.
1k+ A Lonely Path » by la baguette At age ten, Harry disappeared. Four years later, a suspiciously familiar boy is found. Remus accepts the task of reintroducing him to the wizarding world, Harry resisting all the while. Between meddlesome ministers and mad escaped convicts, Remus attempts to discover the truth. Where has Harry been? Will he ever learn to trust? Includes child abuse
Harry Potter, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, chapters: 33, words: 186k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 10/27/2020 published: 9/29/2009, Harry P., Remus L.
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. 
Fairy Tales, K, English, Hurt/Comfort & Drama, chapters: 112, words: 55k+, favs: 32, follows: 66, updated: 10/12/2020 published: 12/21/2013