809 Cruel Summer » by Garrae If he wasn't going to be around, what did anything matter? Justice. Justice for the victim, justice for their families, justice and closure. Justice mattered: being the best cop she could be to deliver that justice. Whatever toll that took. Whatever price she paid. Post Castle leaving, s2. Summer Ficathon 2021
Castle, T, English, Romance & Angst, chapters: 25, words: 86k+, favs: 78, follows: 121, updated: 9/30 published: 8/5, Rick C., Kate B., Roy M.
858 Cat Calling » by Garrae A return to the insane world of the Caskett Cats, in which Castle and Beckett's twins are now teenagers...and not precisely easy. As Jim Beckett would say, grandchildren are grandparents' revenge upon their own children - and that's doubly true for the Cats. Caskett Cats #12
Castle, T, English, Romance & Family, chapters: 32, words: 110k+, favs: 43, follows: 58, updated: 5/11 published: 2/28, Rick C., Kate B., Jim B., OC
94 falling apart is as human as it gets » by faithsette 'What do you say when you just cried in the arms of your dead mother's favorite author's child in the middle of a grocery store' AU prompt fill. Two-shot.
Castle, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, chapters: 2, words: 9k+, favs: 58, follows: 68, updated: 2/7 published: 2/5, Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C.
75 runnin' (to you) by faithsette 'The bathtub might've saved her from being blown to pieces, but it did little to stop debris from the explosion from flying in with her, effectively covering Beckett's small frame.' 2x18, Boom AU. Prompt fill.
Castle, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 4k+, favs: 53, follows: 29, 1/30, Rick C., Kate B.
825 Dear Diary » by Garrae "'Dear Diary. I'm so tired. There's so much to learn as a detective, and I'm still bailing Dad out. I told him last night was the last time, and I really meant it. I keep going back to the file but I can't see anything more. I'm missing something, I know I am.' A chill ran down Castle's spine. He frantically turned pages to the next entry." Pre-series AU meeting. CastleFicathon2020
Castle, M, English, Romance & Angst, chapters: 25, words: 85k+, favs: 116, follows: 132, updated: 7/21/2020 published: 5/26/2020
1k+With A Twist » by Dmarx A collection of unrelated one-shots exploring various 'what if' scenarios. #25: What if… Castle and Beckett hooked up at Ryan & Jenny's wedding?
Castle, T, English, Friendship & Romance, chapters: 25, words: 79k+, favs: 247, follows: 391, updated: 6/22/2020 published: 4/4/2018, Rick C., Kate B.
97Scentient Beings by Liv Wilder Season 3 story based on a Twitter prompt by Castlefied Forever. Set in the aftermath of 3x17: Countdown. One-shot. COMPLETE
Castle, T, English, Romance & Humor, words: 3k+, favs: 109, follows: 41, 8/10/2019, Rick C., Kate B.
140 One-Writer Girl by Liv Wilder One-shot based on the end scene in 3x21: Dead Pool when Beckett tells Castle that from now on she's a one-writer girl. COMPLETE
Castle, K, English, Romance & Humor, words: 3k+, favs: 118, follows: 34, 4/24/2019, Rick C., Kate B.
27 Wrong Place, Wrong Time by GeekMom Set weeks after Lily was born. Castle's losing battle with his overprotectiveness and paranoia has Beckett wanting to get out. Unfortunately, she runs into trouble. Originally published as a part of Castle Season 9 MOA project. A great bunch of stories written by an awesome bunch of writers. Check them out! Marlowe owns the characters, but the characters own my heart.
Castle, K+, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, words: 8k+, favs: 43, follows: 22, 1/5/2019, Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R.
664 Near Light » by bravevulnerability "All I want this Christmas is just to be here, to remember. But if I can't do that… I want to make new memories, build new traditions to go with the old." An AU that takes place immediately after the events of 3x24, Knockout. Set during the Christmas season.
Castle, T, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 12, words: 44k+, favs: 267, follows: 279, updated: 12/24/2018 published: 12/14/2018, Rick C., Kate B.
45Surprised by RedGrayBall Castle is puzzled when Beckett turns up unannounced one evening to spend time with his family, not knowing that she's ready for a change in their relationship.
Castle, K+, English, Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 66, follows: 47, 12/12/2018, Rick C., Kate B.
276 Brittle » by Perspex13 Beckett's life is turned upside down when her wayward partner turns up again. An AU story.
Castle, T, English, Drama & Crime, chapters: 6, words: 25k+, favs: 90, follows: 166, updated: 8/6/2018 published: 7/24/2018, Rick C., Kate B.
134 First, last, forever » by Garrae "What would you do if it was the last night of your life?" He knew what he would do. He'd do what he hadn't done before the bomb, what for long, desperate, gruelling and agonised moments he'd thought he would never have the chance to do. Two shot. First chapter T. Second chapter M.
Castle, T, English, Romance, chapters: 2, words: 5k+, favs: 101, follows: 108, updated: 4/10/2018 published: 4/8/2018, Rick C., Kate B.
791 The Book Was Not For Sale » by Garrae He only needs to keep seeing her. To listen to her stories. He doesn't need to tell her about his missing book, because if he can only hear her brisk, uptown tones then the story is going to be there. He only needs to keep her near. AU, shortly before 1.1
Castle, T, English, Romance, chapters: 16, words: 52k+, favs: 151, follows: 227, updated: 3/18/2018 published: 2/11/2018, Rick C., Kate B.
337 The Space Between Us » by bingblot She needed to figure out a way to do this, a way to take the time to heal, for herself (that she still believed she needed), and still give Castle more, give him a reason to wait for her. AU for the summer of "Rise."
Castle, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Romance, chapters: 15, words: 80k+, favs: 153, follows: 212, updated: 10/27/2017 published: 7/14/2017, Rick C., Kate B.
1k+ No Flag on the Play » by Garrae Beckett overhears Castle telling Demming that there's no flag on the play, which comes on top of an unsuccessful stay at the loft and a case which reopens a less-than-pleasant time in her past. AU of the second half of S2. Please see warning inside.
Castle, M, English, Angst & Romance, chapters: 37, words: 131k+, favs: 228, follows: 263, updated: 10/8/2017 published: 7/16/2017, Rick C., Kate B.
87 Brilliant Conversationalist » by Garrae Detective Kate Beckett is, Castle has observed, a woman of irritatingly few words. In fact, a woman of almost no words at all. Except, though her mouth doesn't talk, her walk says everything. And her walk is talking to him. Two shot, set in 1.04. PWP.
Castle, M, English, Romance, chapters: 2, words: 6k+, favs: 58, follows: 58, updated: 7/11/2017 published: 7/9/2017, Kate B.
56 Proof, through the night by Kate Christie Post-Knockout, Castle receives a call he can't ignore. Fourth in my 4th of July series.
Castle, K, English, Romance & Angst, words: 1k+, favs: 40, follows: 31, 7/4/2017, Rick C., Kate B.
48 Desk Duty by honeyandvodka A desk duty kind of day. Something for #CastlePornado. Don't look for too much plot. Definitely set before Always. Thanks Lou and Katherine for the read-through.
Castle, M, English, Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 68, follows: 25, 7/1/2017, Rick C., Kate B.
126 Haiku by Liv Wilder Set during 4x01 "Rise". AU from the bookstore signing scene. One-shot. COMPLETE
Castle, K+, English, Romance, words: 7k+, favs: 120, follows: 38, 6/27/2017, Rick C., Kate B.