4k+ Back? Not Really » by grumpywolf Exhausted by decades of war and left with no other choice, Harry steps into the Veil of Death. But that was not the end of him. A story about a middle-aged war veteran that was given a second chance at life. Flowerpot. Time/dimension travel. AU. [COMPLETE]
Harry Potter, M, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 60, words: 223k+, favs: 11k+, follows: 12k+, updated: 12/3 published: 5/26/2021, [Harry P., Fleur D.] Bellatrix L., Hedwig
10k+New Blood » by artemisgirl Sorted into Slytherin with the whisper of prophecy around her, Hermione refuses to bow down to the blood prejudices that poison the wizarding world. Carving her own path forward, Hermione chooses to make her own destiny, not as a Muggleborn, a halfblood, or as a pureblood... but as a New Blood, and everything the mysterious term means. ((Short chapters, done scene by scene))
Harry Potter, M, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 515, words: 1336k+, favs: 9k+, follows: 10k+, updated: 12/1 published: 8/31/2018, Harry P., Hermione G., Draco M., Blaise Z.
2k+Certain Dark Things » by eirajenson Harriet Potter has always been odd. Between having a shadow that moves on its own and chatting with snakes in the garden, learning she's a witch really isn't the strangest thing that's happened to the bespectacled girl with a lightning scar on her neck. [Fem!Harry, Slytherin!Harry, AU Retelling]
Harry Potter, M, English, Adventure & Drama, chapters: 251, words: 843k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 11/29 published: 12/1/2018, Harry P., Hermione G., Severus S., OC
1k+Written in the Stars » by TheBlack'sResurgence With Sirius locked in Azkaban for betraying the Potters, Albus Dumbledore sees no other choice but to place young Harry with his muggle relatives. Much to the headmaster's surprise, however, another lays claim to the boy and though he attempts to prevent it, Harry Potter will be raised by the last of his magical family, but not one bearing the Potter name... Durmstrang story
Harry Potter, M, English, Drama & Adventure, chapters: 36, words: 241k+, favs: 5k+, follows: 6k+, updated: 11/29 published: 9/26/2022, Harry P., Viktor K., OC, Cassiopeia B.
6k+Proud Parents » by RobSt Despite how impossible it seemed, Harry was sure his dad had saved the three of them from the dementors. After Hermione's time turner took them both back three hours, he was desperate to discover if who he'd seen casting that patronus was truly his dad. Harry certainly wasn't disappointed when his mum turned up instead, and changed the entire course of his life. Harry/Hermione
Harry Potter, M, English, chapters: 37, words: 259k+, favs: 8k+, follows: 10k+, updated: 11/10 published: 3/25/2018, [Hermione G., Harry P.]
2k+A Year Too Soon » by NHunter Somehow, young Harry Potter got enrolled into Hogwarts a whole year earlier than expected. And this small alteration changes the fate of the whole Wizarding world... ••• AU story and, eventually, M-rated ••• Minor bashing of various characters is possible.
Harry Potter, M, English, chapters: 69, words: 267k+, favs: 6k+, follows: 7k+, updated: 10/21 published: 7/3/2016, Harry P., Flora C., Hestia C.
42 A Pity Date? by Fairywm Neither Millicent Bulstrode nor Harry Potter have dates to the Yule Ball, so it is mutually beneficial to both of them to go with each other. Who is pitying who?
Harry Potter, T, English, Friendship, words: 5k+, favs: 115, follows: 75, 9/27, Harry P., Ron W., Millicent B.
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: 166, words: 1445k+, favs: 20k+, follows: 21k+, updated: 8/24 published: 4/17/2015, Harry P., Hermione G., Neville L., Theodore N.
33 Yah Can Talk Ta Snakes? by Lab12 What if Hagrid learned about Harry's ability to talk to snakes on their way to London before Harry's first year? How would he have reacted and what changes would that have brought for Harry and others?
Harry Potter, T, English, Adventure, words: 15k+, favs: 245, follows: 87, 7/13, Harry P., Tom R. Jr., Q. Quirrell
2k+ Watch » by Rorschach's Blot Harry accidentally creates a number of spells and the wizarding world will learn why you never anger an engineer, let alone two.
X-overs & Harry Potter, M, English, Humor, chapters: 46, words: 259k+, favs: 5k+, follows: 4k+, updated: 1/8 published: 5/30/2022, Harry P., Hermione G., Luna L.
35 Love, Death, Life: A Harry Wednesday Tale » by VashonBeader A Seer looks into the future and Sees. A Headmaster reads a Prophecy and plots. Harry Potter ignores them all, and tries to make Wednesday Happy. Horror is all very Addams Family style. A roller-coaster tale with two endings. A gift for a friend with a December birthday to celebrate early
Harry Potter & Addams Family, T, English, Romance & Horror, chapters: 2, words: 8k+, favs: 205, follows: 122, 11/9/2022, [Harry P., Wednesday A.] Sirius B.
1k+ The 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.' Complete.
Harry Potter, T, English, Drama & Friendship, chapters: 20, words: 96k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 6k+, updated: 8/29/2022 published: 3/8/2017, [Harry P., Daphne G.] [Hermione G., Theodore N.]
4k+ Cold blood » by DerLaCroix Sometimes, the tide of events really changes a person.
Harry Potter, M, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 35, words: 234k+, favs: 9k+, follows: 7k+, updated: 9/12/2021 published: 3/2/2010, Harry P., Hermione G.
2k+ The Winter Witch » by Kneazle Hermione realized it began with a sense of Impending Doom and finished with a battle outside her tent. The deciding line between staying and helping Robb Stark, or returning to her universe, is getting harder to see the longer she's in Westeros. But it's a decision that she has to make, or it's one that will be made for her. Part 1 & Part 2 complete! Part 3 now ongoing.
Harry Potter & Game of Thrones, T, English, Adventure & Fantasy, chapters: 34, words: 288k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 5k+, updated: 6/23/2021 published: 10/15/2017, [Hermione G., Robb S.] Roose B.
2k+Strangers On a Train » by bonded4life Hermione Granger is the first person to meet Harry on the Hogwarts Express, not Ron Weasley. How does this change their dynamic? How does this change their relationship with Ron, with everyone? Just how much better could Harry Potter's life have been if a certain bushy-haired witch had wandered into his compartment just a few minutes earlier?
Harry Potter, M, English, Romance & Adventure, chapters: 76, words: 351k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 5k+, updated: 6/8/2021 published: 4/30/2020, [Harry P., Hermione G.]
766In 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: 18, words: 161k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 5k+, updated: 6/5/2021 published: 1/27/2018, Harry P., Albus D., Blaise Z., Daphne G.
91 Blindsided » by MBurris You don't have to be pleasant to do good things. And sometimes it's the littlest things that spark a massive change. And when someone's been blindsided, they think it's unfair. But just because they didn't see it coming, and can't tell where it's going, is it really something that's ... bad? Rating to be on the safe side.
Harry Potter, T, English, chapters: 21, words: 62k+, favs: 152, follows: 112, updated: 4/21/2021 published: 12/18/2019, Hermione G.
5k+ The Merging » by Shaydrall When the dementor attack presents Harry with an opportunity to begin to fight back he gladly sets himself on the path to have a hand in his future. But as time goes on, it's clear that not all is the same as it once was. Why has his scar stopped hurting? What are these seemingly random objects he's drawn to? How deep does the connection between him and Voldemort truly run? Post GoF
Harry Potter, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 30, words: 428k+, favs: 15k+, follows: 14k+, updated: 2/21/2021 published: 9/27/2013, Harry P.
2k+ Honour Thy Blood » by TheBlack'sResurgence Beginning in the graveyard, Harry fails to reach the cup to escape but is saved by an unexpected person thought long dead. Harry learns what it is to be a Potter and starts his journey to finish Voldemort once and for all. NO SLASH. Rated M for language, gore etch. A story of realism and Harry coming into his own.
Harry Potter, M, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 22, words: 307k+, favs: 15k+, follows: 8k+, updated: 12/9/2020 published: 9/19/2016, [Harry P., Daphne G.]
1k+ The Twisted Path » by Xetarma When Minerva McGonagall discovers that Harry Potter's relatives intend to keep him from attending Hogwarts, she takes matters into her own hands. But when Harry comes to Diagon Alley one day early, it sets events into motion that end with him and his friend, Hermione Granger, sorted into Slytherin. Now the two of them must somehow tame the House of the Snakes.
Harry Potter, M, English, Friendship & Adventure, chapters: 60, words: 438k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 4k+, updated: 9/15/2020 published: 11/6/2019, [Harry P., Hermione G.] Ginny W., Daphne G.