128Tones of Gray » by lucych.7 This is the sequel to "A Solid Foundation." Please start there for context. In this world, there is black and white, but how do you navigate the rest that is all tones of gray? Follow the kids as they go to Hogwarts. Find out what happened with The Past, The Present, and The Future. Rated M for violence, explicit language, adult themes, etc. H/Hr. Some Weasley bashing. Non-canon.
Harry Potter, M, English, chapters: 20, words: 170k+, favs: 402, follows: 701, updated: 7/31 published: 9/1/2020, [Harry P., Hermione G.]
5k+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: 27, words: 189k+, favs: 6k+, follows: 8k+, updated: 7/24 published: 3/25/2018, [Hermione G., Harry P.]
865The Boy Who Lived, The Brightest Witch and The Boy Who Wasn't » by dragonfly117 A single conversation between Hermione and Neville in November of their fourth year changed the course of Harry's friendships forever. Eventual HHr.
Harry Potter, T, English, Friendship & Romance, chapters: 34, words: 239k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 7/18 published: 5/25/2020, [Harry P., Hermione G.] Neville L.
2k+ Reluctant Ally » by Harry50 At age seven, Harry wants to control his "freakishness". A book in the library calls to him. He finds that he needs to get stronger in order to control what is probably magic that causes all those unexplained events near him. That brings some unexpected changes to his life. Petunia, [Harry, Hermione]
Harry Potter, M, English, Family & Friendship, chapters: 52, words: 125k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 5k+, updated: 7/3 published: 12/29/2018, [Harry P., Hermione G.] Petunia D.
20 For Old Times' Sake » by WizardWriting After the War, Harry and Hermione spend a weekend together at Godric's Hollow, questioning their feelings for Ron and Ginny, and coming to terms with a mutual attraction towards each other.
Harry Potter, M, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 4, words: 25k+, favs: 145, follows: 106, updated: 6/28 published: 6/25, [Harry P., Hermione G.]
24A Wake Up Call » by M.J.Harmony War being what it is, the smallest of decisions can have the biggest consequences. Such a small change results in a corresponding change in Harry, and in his shock, he realises how things are, and what he is. Starts in the Department of Mysteries in fifth year. (Harmony, AU, Character Death)
Harry Potter, M, English, Tragedy & Romance, chapters: 4, words: 27k+, favs: 109, follows: 221, updated: 6/23 published: 3/31, [Harry P., Hermione G.]
736Don't Let Go » by Cross-stitch01 He had everything about her tuned in. Her voice, the sound of her footsteps, her scent, was locked into his mind. Over the years, either subconsciously or on purpose, he had remembered everything about her to the finest detail. My take on their 6th year. Harry/Hermione.
Harry Potter, T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 48, words: 176k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 6/14 published: 12/9/2014, [Harry P., Hermione G.]
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: 3k+, follows: 4k+, updated: 6/8 published: 4/30/2020, [Harry P., Hermione G.]
1k+Elfish Welfare » by tyrannicpuppy AU Halloween 1981 and the Potter family has been attacked. But when Sirius arrives, the crib is empty. Harry is missing, presumed dead, but Mipsy knows the truth. She takes care of little master just as Lord Potter's portrait commands her to. Cover by EnchantedPixie495
Harry Potter, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 33, words: 186k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 6k+, updated: 6/2 published: 5/25/2018, [Harry P., Hermione G.]
723aberration » by cocoartist Hermione Granger hates Harry Potter just as much as the next Slytherin. Until she doesn't. [Slytherin!Hermione Granger x canonically noble & sarcastic Harry Potter rivals to lovers]
Harry Potter, M, English, Humor & Angst, chapters: 17, words: 86k+, favs: 567, follows: 801, updated: 5/14 published: 3/17, [Hermione G., Harry P.] Draco M., Theodore N.
382 Night of the Wolf » by WolfgangNH Harry and Hermione's summer is the same as usual: Isolation from the magical world. Then events change their lives going into Fourth Year. Wolf calls and blackmarks haunt England and in the protected walls of Hogwarts. Werewolf Harry/Hermione dive into the world of the werewolves. An AU fourth Champion. Dumble Bashing. M rated for all the right reasons.
Harry Potter, M, English, Romance & Supernatural, chapters: 42, words: 330k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 5/13 published: 12/11/2019, [Harry P., Hermione G.] Remus L., Draco M.
277Tempus Fugit » by MattD12027 The death of a former mentor and friend brings the survivors of the Second War back together after many years, reigniting old feelings and allowing them to examine where their lives have taken them.
Harry Potter, M, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 14, words: 41k+, favs: 332, follows: 605, updated: 5/12 published: 4/24/2011, [Harry P., Hermione G.] Ron W., Teddy L.
429Harry 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: 917, follows: 1k+, updated: 5/4 published: 9/29/2015, [Harry P., Hermione G.] OC
6k+Blinded by Lies » by jamcreynolds That fateful Halloween night, Sirius makes a mistake that sends him running to adopt his niece through blood magic. Little Hermione becomes his salvation and his reason for living. Follow their story through Hermione's years at Hogwarts and through the second blood war. Slow-burn Harmony. Completely AU.
Harry Potter, M, English, Drama & Family, chapters: 131, words: 967k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 4/30 published: 6/17/2018, [Harry P., Hermione G.]
192Once Bitten, Twice Shy » by Walter Sobchak Hermione has fought inequality her whole life but some prejudices run so deep that even defeating Voldemort is not enough to overcome them. The final battle has left Harry and Hermione facing the greatest challenge of their lives, one that tests love and friendships to the limit. This is a slow burn H/Hr story set Post Book Seven, ignoring epilogue.
Harry Potter, T, English, chapters: 25, words: 125k+, favs: 361, follows: 616, updated: 4/30 published: 3/4/2016, [Harry P., Hermione G.]
71Desperation » by Maurauve Harry's a good friend. But when he tells his best friend that he'd do anything for her, he doesn't expect to be offering to father a child with her to save her from the impending Marriage Law.
Harry Potter, M, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 14, words: 64k+, favs: 265, follows: 478, updated: 4/27 published: 12/22/2019, [Harry P., Hermione G.] Ron W., Ginny W.
97 Counterplay » by alexandra.emerson What if Harry, Ron, and Hermione were saved from the Snatchers? This is an alternate ending to the series with Harmony, Drinny, and lots of twists and turns. Dark/angst/HEA. "Shite. How am I supposed to get out of this?" "Counterplay." "What?" "Attack, threaten, do anything you need to regain the advantage. That's your side's motto, isn't it? Fight at all costs?" "Our side, Draco."
Harry Potter, M, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 30, words: 225k+, favs: 203, follows: 202, updated: 4/18 published: 2/27, [Hermione G., Harry P.] [Ginny W., Draco M.]
577 What Are You Doing Here? » by Marathon Zack 140.6 What if Harry had insisted Hermione stay in the tent with him before the 1st Task? Starts from GoF movie scene where Dumbledore notices Hermione in the tent before 1st Task - after that book based. H/Hr friendship into relationship - strong Harmony throughout. Majorly Expanded version of my similar title previous story. Ron/Molly bashing. Ch 1-24 4th year, 25-42 Summer before 5th
Harry Potter, T, English, Romance & Adventure, chapters: 42, words: 107k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 4/9 published: 12/1/2020, [Harry P., Hermione G.]
835You Poked A Dragon » by Zetasigma The loss of someone closest to Harry shows why the Hogwarts motto is apropos. He now has two missions in life, missions which would make any dragon proud; fierce care of what means the most to him and revenge against those who would do him or his harm. See how he handles the burdens of the end of 6th Year and The Hunt with these new mantras. HP/HG, NL/LL
Harry Potter, M, English, Drama & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 16, words: 96k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 4k+, updated: 3/31 published: 8/19/2018, [Harry P., Hermione G.] Luna L., Neville L.
121 Siriusly Drunk About Girls » by Stargon1 "Harry and Sirius end up drunk one night Christmas of fifth year. Harry ends up telling Sirius about the mortifying poem in his second year. Sirius guffaws after hearing Harry recite it and proclaims, 'I thought Hermione was better with words than that'" (full summary in chapter 1) - a Prompt Challenge from the H.M.S. Harmony discord channel. A five-chapter story (for now).
Harry Potter, T, English, Romance, chapters: 5, words: 28k+, favs: 571, follows: 723, updated: 3/25 published: 2/14, [Harry P., Hermione G.] Sirius B.