214 Love, Unleashed » Rick Castle has finally found the way to win Kate Beckett's heart. He's sure of it. Set shortly after 4x13, "An Embarrassment of Bitches." Complete.
Castle, T, English, Humor & Romance, chapters: 6, words: 12k+, favs: 102, follows: 192, updated: 12/8/2015 published: 11/30/2015, Rick C., Kate B.
140 The Right Call » An old rival reappears, and Kate Beckett takes action. Surprising action. Set very early in S5, A/U in that Beckett and Castle are already engaged. A three-shot. Complete.
Castle, T, English, Humor & Romance, chapters: 3, words: 8k+, favs: 85, follows: 109, updated: 11/24/2015 published: 11/23/2015, Rick C., Kate B.
65 Northern Lights It's Christmas time, and Kate Beckett suddenly discovers something important about herself. And Castle. Because we could all use a little love right now. Set in the middle of S3. One-shot. Complete
Castle, K+, English, Romance & Humor, words: 2k+, favs: 84, follows: 26, 11/13/2015, Rick C., Kate B.
63 Chill Pill Katherine Beckett prides herself on her thoroughness, her attention to detail, but her mind has been elsewhere lately. Set early in Season 5. One shot. Complete.
Castle, T, English, Romance & Humor, words: 2k+, favs: 60, follows: 32, 11/12/2015, Rick C., Kate B.
354A Few Good Fonts » Because they discussed fonts—really, fonts—long before they chose their Save the Date card. A series of standalone, unrelated chapters, covering a wide time period and with a variety of ratings. The first one, rated M, takes place during the book party in 2x05, "When the Bough Breaks." Also, because a few people have asked: yes, every font mentioned in these chapters is real.
Castle, M, English, Humor & Romance, chapters: 19, words: 45k+, favs: 96, follows: 169, updated: 11/8/2015 published: 3/28/2015, Rick C., Kate B.
165 The Target on Her Back » When Castle steps over a line, Beckett lets him know exactly why she was so angry with him for having hidden a lead in her mother's murder case. Set between 5x01, "After the Storm," and 5x02, "Cloudy with a Chance of Murder." Complete.
Castle, T, English, Angst & Romance, chapters: 4, words: 9k+, favs: 71, follows: 141, updated: 10/31/2015 published: 10/24/2015, Rick C., Kate B.
272 Working it Out » Just as Katherine Beckett was finally ready to make a move on Richard Castle, he pulled away. What the hell happened? Why is he with that flight attendant? Not for nothing was Beckett the youngest woman in the history of the NYPD to make detective. She's going to figure this out if it kills her. Unless she kills him first. Set during 4x20, "The Limey." Complete.
Castle, M, English, Humor & Romance, chapters: 7, words: 12k+, favs: 158, follows: 232, updated: 10/2/2015 published: 9/13/2015, Rick C., Kate B.
745 Hi I'm Your Brother » A sequel to "Hi, I'm Eliot," in which Eliot Beckett-Castle explains the ways of the world to his sibling, long before the baby is born. Part 3 of the baby saga, and my final entry in the Castle Summer Hiatus 2015 Ficathon. Complete.
Castle, K+, English, Humor, chapters: 22, words: 38k+, favs: 105, follows: 183, updated: 9/11/2015 published: 8/7/2015, Rick C., Kate B., OC
131 Unhinged » In the middle of 4x21, "Headhunters," an angry Beckett confronts Castle at home. First two chapters are rated Rated T, but the final one is M. Three-shot. Complete.
Castle, M, English, Angst & Romance, chapters: 3, words: 5k+, favs: 139, follows: 201, updated: 8/12/2015 published: 8/10/2015, Rick C., Kate B.
645 Hi I'm Eliot » You heard him talking in "Womb with a View." Now he's out of the womb and has even more to say. (Castle Summer Hiatus 2015 Ficathon Entry. I finished one, and because I seem to have misplaced my mind I'm doing another.) Enormous thanks to dtrekker for the absolutely perfect cover art. Complete.
Castle, K+, English, Humor, chapters: 20, words: 29k+, favs: 125, follows: 185, updated: 8/7/2015 published: 7/10/2015, Rick C., Kate B.
71 Lost and Found After Perlmutter is injured in a hit and run, Beckett accompanies him home and finds the wounded soul beneath the curmudgeonly façade. A one-shot.
Castle, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 2k+, favs: 47, follows: 27, 7/22/2015, Kate B., S. Perlmutter
1k+ Womb with a View » Kate is pregnant, and even in utero the Beckett-Castle baby has plenty to say. Plenty. (Castle Summer Hiatus 2015 Ficathon Entry.) Special thanks to dtrekker for the great cover art!
Castle, T, English, Humor & Romance, chapters: 41, words: 54k+, favs: 221, follows: 314, updated: 7/9/2015 published: 5/14/2015, Rick C., Kate B.
35 A Miss and a Swing Castle knows some things that Beckett doesn't know he knows. A one-shot set a few days after 3x22, "To Love and Die in L.A."
Castle, K, English, Romance & Humor, words: 1k+, favs: 39, follows: 17, 5/14/2015, Rick C., Kate B.
111 I Could Write a Book » While recovering from her shooting, Beckett comes up with an unusual way to make amends to Castle. Set after 3x24 "Knockout."
Castle, T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 5, words: 10k+, favs: 119, follows: 140, updated: 5/11/2015 published: 5/5/2015, Rick C., Kate B.
67 Doing the Laundry » What could have happened in 3x11, when Beckett goes home after seeing Castle and Natalie Rhodes leave the precinct together, lip-to-lip in the elevator. In this story, both Josh and Gina are blessedly already out of the picture. A three-shot.
Castle, M, English, Humor & Romance, chapters: 3, words: 3k+, favs: 80, follows: 117, updated: 3/12/2015 published: 3/8/2015, Rick C., Kate B.
45 Pour Me a Cold One, Hottie » What might have happened after last call in "Last Call" (3x10).
Castle, M, English, Humor & Romance, chapters: 2, words: 3k+, favs: 70, follows: 91, updated: 2/25/2015 published: 2/24/2015, Rick C., Kate B.
180 Get a Grip » Set fairly early on in S4. Uh-oh. Beckett inadvertently makes a move on Castle. Now what?
Castle, M, English, Humor & Romance, chapters: 7, words: 8k+, favs: 158, follows: 256, updated: 2/12/2015 published: 1/28/2015, Rick C., Kate B.