133 Better to Give » "Kate Beckett, despite all appearances to the contrary, was not, in fact, the Grinch. This would have come as a considerable surprise to all of her friends and colleagues, who were used to her acerbic, not to say scathingly acidic, commentary on Christmas and all things related to the festive season." S2 Castle Ficathon Winter 2021
Castle, T, English, Romance, chapters: 4, words: 13k+, favs: 41, follows: 62, updated: 12/23/2021 published: 12/16/2021, Rick C., Kate B.
141 Poliad » Beckett has one secret. Castle has another secret. But New York City has the biggest secret of all... and none of them know what each other's secret is. A mildly supernatural early S1 fic for Castle Hallowe'en Bash 2021
Castle, T, English, Romance, chapters: 5, words: 17k+, favs: 37, follows: 61, updated: 10/31/2021 published: 10/21/2021, Rick C., Kate B.
818 Cruel Summer » 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: 94, follows: 124, updated: 9/30/2021 published: 8/5/2021, Rick C., Kate B., Roy M.
858 Cat Calling » 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: 5/11/2021 published: 2/28/2021, Rick C., Kate B., Jim B., OC
280 Wish Upon The Star » "In a tiny, well hidden corner of her heart, Kate Beckett wished that Christmas was, well, different. She would have loved to have had a joyful, celebratory day, full of family and fun and food, carols and cheer and camaraderie." S2 #CastleFicathonWinter2020
Castle, T, English, Romance, chapters: 8, words: 27k+, favs: 59, follows: 96, updated: 12/22/2020 published: 12/6/2020, Rick C., Kate B.
152 Hunted Down » "Hallowe'en was not a time for stupid masks, costumes, parties, fake fears, or candies. It was not even a time for the much older tradition of Guising, brought from Scotland hundreds of years ago, which seemed to have dissolved in the pathetic little trail of Trick or Treating. Hallowe'en was nothing but a bad joke..." CastleHalloweenBash2020
Castle, T, English, Romance, chapters: 4, words: 14k+, favs: 44, follows: 81, updated: 10/29/2020 published: 10/22/2020, Rick C., Kate B.
825 Dear Diary » "'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: 120, follows: 130, updated: 7/21/2020 published: 5/26/2020
361 Choral » "It was nearly Christmas, and Castle found himself missing the joyous sounds of traditional hymns and carols; the complex harmonies of a well-drilled choir, and the companionship of other singers...he'd ask around the precinct. There must be something…" Christmas fluff, with singing. CastleFicathonWinter2019
Castle, T, English, Romance, chapters: 10, words: 34k+, favs: 67, follows: 85, updated: 1/9/2020 published: 12/17/2019, Rick C., Kate B.
144 Cerulean » "A small blue dot in her vision. But it was the wrong blue. It wasn't her blue. She wanted her blue. But it wasn't there." Fluff in three chapters.
Castle, T, English, Romance, chapters: 3, words: 10k+, favs: 106, follows: 112, updated: 11/14/2019 published: 11/10/2019, Rick C., Kate B., Jim B.
173 Fire and Ice » When she was four, she met the dragon, and wasn't impressed... She wasn't any more impressed now, when it clearly was real – and much, much bigger. Fluff, tangentially related to Hallowe'en. #CastleHalloweenBash2019
Castle, T, English, Romance, chapters: 4, words: 14k+, favs: 56, follows: 86, updated: 10/13/2019 published: 10/6/2019, Rick C., Kate B.
103 Start Me Up » He'd been pretty close to celibate for months...which had left him here, a hundred miles and more north of the city, God alone knew where, on a bike he could just about ride with a temper he could just about control and absolutely no idea where to go or what to do next. AU, Pre-series, 2-shot #CastlePornado2019
Castle, M, English, Romance, chapters: 2, words: 7k+, favs: 92, follows: 70, updated: 8/13/2019 published: 8/11/2019, Rick C., Kate B.
1k+ Mnemosyne » "The hell you don't remember. Do you want to know trauma? I was shot in the chest and I remember every second of it." And suddenly, she did. AU from 47 Seconds. #Castleficathon2019
Castle, T, English, Angst & Romance, chapters: 30, words: 102k+, favs: 165, follows: 227, updated: 8/8/2019 published: 6/2/2019, Rick C., Kate B., V. Gates, C. Burke
187 The Language of Flowers » "Suddenly it occurred to her that Castle was a wordsmith. A man who used language... And, therefore, she should be looking at the meaning of the plants he'd picked." Castle tries to win Beckett's heart in the oldest way possible. S1 AU, with flowers.
Castle, M, English, Romance, chapters: 4, words: 13k+, favs: 76, follows: 93, updated: 4/28/2019 published: 4/21/2019, Rick C., Kate B.
146 Picture Perfect » Castle didn't think 'laughingstock' was what Beckett would be. More...um...pin-up. And he'd have a set of the pictures for his very own. If he couldn't have the real thing – and she was as unobtainable as ever, which was just not fair – then at least he'd have some really good pictures. Three shot.
Castle, M, English, Romance, chapters: 3, words: 10k+, favs: 74, follows: 93, updated: 1/10/2019 published: 1/6/2019, Rick C., Kate B.
337 Cooking up Christmas » Cooking was not Beckett's favourite pastime. Unfortunately, it was a bullpen tradition that each year everyone had to bring in home-made treats. She had subverted it every year. But this year, there was Castle, who could, famously, cook...
Castle, M, English, Romance, chapters: 8, words: 26k+, favs: 88, follows: 116, updated: 12/23/2018 published: 12/9/2018, Rick C., Kate B.
161 Strangers » "Beckett took a look at him. He was faintly familiar. Neurons started to twang in the back of her head. Her voice was calm and very cool. Her brain had just exploded. This was Richard Castle. Richard-freaking-Castle, right there next to her. He was top of her Freebie Five list. And she liked the books. Loved the books. And she was single." AU meeting, pre-series. 3 shot. Pornado.
Castle, M, English, Romance, chapters: 3, words: 8k+, favs: 98, follows: 109, updated: 11/18/2018 published: 11/13/2018
179 Veils » "Hallowe'en. A cold dark night, hiding darker things. A night when witches and warlocks dance and howl under a gibbous moon; a night when the Wild Hunt rides and the Black Dogs prowl; a night when demons hunt and devils feast on the souls of the damned." Castle Hallowe'en Bash 2018.
Castle, T, English, Romance, chapters: 4, words: 13k+, favs: 42, follows: 74, updated: 10/31/2018 published: 10/21/2018, Rick C., Kate B.
86 Nepeta » When Castle decides that Beckett's had a stressful week and buys her a present to cheer her up, matters do not proceed precisely as he had hoped. Caskett Cats universe, pre-children. Two shot. Strongish T. Cats Universe 5.5
Castle, T, English, Romance, chapters: 2, words: 6k+, favs: 38, follows: 43, updated: 9/27/2018 published: 9/25/2018, Rick C., Kate B.
93 Panthers and Psychiatry » The Caskett Cubs are causing the daycare centre some concern...and are referred to Dr Burke for treatment. Two shot of Caskett Cats insanity. #11 in the Cats Universe
Castle, T, English, Family & Humor, chapters: 2, words: 7k+, favs: 33, follows: 39, updated: 9/13/2018 published: 9/11/2018, Rick C., Kate B., C. Burke, OC
142 Contortions » "Getting dressed. Now there was her current problem." Beckett has an unexpected issue when getting ready for a definitely-not-a-date. Definitely. Three shot fluff, set some time after Vampire Weekend, 2.06.
Castle, M, English, Romance, chapters: 3, words: 8k+, favs: 82, follows: 84, updated: 9/2/2018 published: 8/28/2018, Rick C., Kate B.