3k+A Thousand Words » by Ailee17 Harry never could have predicted how much his life would change after making a surprising discovery at the Dursley household the summer before Second Year. The young wizard returns to school looking for answers, and ends up finding a whole lot more. Snape/Harry mentor fic. No slash.
Harry Potter, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, chapters: 56, words: 176k+, favs: 5k+, follows: 7k+, updated: 9/28 published: 1/4/2015, Harry P., Severus S.
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: 157, words: 1337k+, favs: 18k+, follows: 20k+, updated: 9/3 published: 4/17/2015, Harry P., Hermione G., Neville L., Theodore N.
292Leopard's Choice » by Lomonaaeren AU, gen, sequel to Wolf's Choice. Harry enters his fifth year with the Ministry demanding he retract his stories of Voldemort's return, his allies demanding sacrifices he may not want to make, and the world becoming sharper with every breath.
Harry Potter, M, English, Angst & Drama, chapters: 37, words: 118k+, favs: 561, follows: 820, updated: 9/2 published: 7/13/2020, Harry P., Sirius B., Severus S., Theodore N.
926Seasons of Change » by MPRose An attempt to go against a popular trope. What if, instead of becoming dark/grey and gaining more power that way, Harry had been a little more considerate? Begins with a small change in first year, and sticks close to the original, but sometimes small changes can add up to change the world.
Harry Potter, K+, English, Friendship, chapters: 56, words: 323k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 8/21 published: 12/29/2013, Harry P., Ron W., Hermione G.
272Harry Black Book 4: The Coming Dawn » by AuthorK For months, war has ravaged Wizarding England. Even with Voldemort missing in action, the Death Eaters along with their allies seems to have lost little momentum in their quest for domination. Only the Order stands in there way, led by their commander, Harry Potter, the Boy-Who-Lived. Is Harry finally ready? Does he have what it takes to be the light of the Coming Dawn? AU.
Harry Potter, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 24, words: 120k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 7/29 published: 8/19/2020, [Harry P., Daphne G.] Sirius B., Astoria G.
932 Harry Black Book 2: The Rising Darkness » by AuthorK Harry Potter, Godson of Sirius Black has always been destined to fight the Rising Darkness. But when his name emerges from the Goblet of Fire despite his instance that he hadn't entered, a mystery shrouded in death appears. With the Dark Mark erupting in the Sky, and a looming danger slithering in the shadows, will Harry and his friends be able to stop it all before it's too late?
Harry Potter, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 35, words: 228k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 7/29 published: 9/11/2019, [Harry P., Daphne G.] Sirius B., Remus L.
1k+ Harry Black Book 1: The Hero's Return » by AuthorK Sirius had made a slew of different decisions that night he had arrived at Godric's Hollow. With Sirius' focus on Harry rather than revenge, a very different Boy-Who-Lived is going to make his return to the wizarding world at the age of 13. But the question is, why did Harry return so late? And will he still be the Hero the Wizarding World needs? Haphne! AU-ish, slightly mature!
Harry Potter, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 36, words: 189k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 7/29 published: 6/23/2019, [Harry P., Daphne G.] Sirius B., N. Tonks
1k+Dragon Chronicles 2: Harry Potter, Dragon Whisperer » by Stargon1 Being a parselmouth, Harry is hired by all of the Dragon Sanctuaries. His new job: to travel the world, check on all the dragons, talk to them and learn about them. The dragons have also heard of Harry's talent - as an artist and they can be pushy about having their portrait painted. With dragons, magizoologists and shades of Dark Lords after him, Harry's life is anything but dull.
Harry Potter, T, English, Adventure, chapters: 20, words: 79k+, favs: 5k+, follows: 6k+, updated: 7/25 published: 6/5/2019, Harry P., Sirius B., Charlie W., Daphne G.
861Mr and Mrs Percy Weasley » by SingularOddities Percy met Audrey during a trying summer for Percy. Their relationship developed and eventually, they married and had children. This is a look at their story set over the course of events of the war and afterwards.
Harry Potter, T, English, Romance, chapters: 44, words: 204k+, favs: 907, follows: 1k+, updated: 7/23 published: 2/19/2017, [Percy W., Audrey W.]
324The White Pawn » by Mrs J's Soup When eighteen-year-old Draco Malfoy finds himself back at Hogwarts on the eve of Voldemort's infamous return, he is confronted with the most difficult decision he's ever had to make: Fight for a cause he no longer believes in, or do the unthinkable and ally himself with Potter's lot... [Warning: Slowest burn EVER]
Harry Potter, T, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 20, words: 61k+, favs: 315, follows: 585, updated: 4/21 published: 4/5/2016, [Hermione G., Draco M.]
1k+Animagus at War » by White Squirrel Sequel to The Accidental Animagus. Voldemort's back, and this time, he's not alone. Harry and his family are caught in the middle as the wizarding war goes international. Years 5-7.
Harry Potter, T, English, chapters: 32, words: 202k+, favs: 3k+, follows: 4k+, updated: 12/25/2021 published: 8/6/2016, Harry P., Hermione G., Luna L., Neville L.
4k+On the Way to Greatness » by mira mirth As per the Hat's decision, Harry gets Sorted into Slytherin upon his arrival in Hogwarts—and suddenly, the future isn't what it used to be.
Harry Potter, M, English, chapters: 21, words: 255k+, favs: 12k+, follows: 14k+, updated: 11/11/2021 published: 12/26/2008, Harry P.
1k+Sands of Destiny » by amidtheflowers "Knockturn Alley," Hermione breathed, and a rush of relief flooded inside of her. At least she didn't end up amongst cavemen or dinosaurs. Time-turner fic. Sirius Black falls behind the veil, the time-turners are destroyed, and a Gryffindor is going to change history.
Harry Potter, M, English, Adventure & Fantasy, chapters: 27, words: 246k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 9/5/2021 published: 7/25/2011, Hermione G., Sirius B.
1k+ A Different Messenger » by SophrionaSphinx I love "Harry is rescued from the Dursleys" stories but never found one that was quite right. So I had to write one myself.
Harry Potter, K, English, chapters: 34, words: 62k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 7/9/2021 published: 12/22/2009, Harry P., Severus S.
10k+ Like Brothers » by Colubrina Minerva McGonagall steps in on the awful night the Potters are murdered and arranges to have Harry Potter raised by Sirius Black and his somewhat cousins, the Malfoys. Draco and Harry grow up as almost brothers and everything - well, almost everything - is different. Gryffindor!Draco. Dramione. AU. COMPLETE.
Harry Potter, T, English, Romance, chapters: 66, words: 167k+, favs: 7k+, follows: 8k+, updated: 6/8/2021 published: 7/5/2015, [Hermione G., Draco M.] Harry P., Sirius B.
518The Imposter Complex » by Notus Oren Tom Riddle escapes at the end of Chamber of Secrets, and is quite surprised to find that nothing about the future is as he ever thought it would be. Soon, Tom finds himself on a globe-spanning quest to follow the path his forebear blazed and perhaps, at the end, to put a stop to him once and for all.
Harry Potter, T, English, Supernatural & Adventure, chapters: 42, words: 201k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 6/2/2021 published: 5/1/2019, Sirius B., Tom R. Jr., Avery
1 Empty Nesters by insertcleverandwittytitlehere After Rose and Hugo both leave for Hogwarts, Ron and Hermione find themselves falling into an easy-going routine. For Ron, it's working out splendidly. But Hermione... well... she's not taking to the "empty nester" title quite as well.
Harry Potter, K+, English, Family, words: 2k+, favs: 14, follows: 3, 5/7/2021, [Ron W., Hermione G.]
1k+ Promise to the Past » by ADHARYN When the wizarding war takes a dark turn, Hermione is thrown back into the past- straight to Potter Cottage in Godric's Hollow. Now she has the chance to change everything for the better, even if it means erasing the childhood she treasured and writing her friends out of her life. But when her presence alters the timeline, she has to prove to the Order the truth of her future.
Harry Potter, M, English, Adventure & Drama, chapters: 47, words: 162k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 4/21/2021 published: 12/17/2018, [Sirius B., Hermione G.] Severus S., Fabian P.
3k+ A Flower for the Soul » by TheBlack'sResurgence Loneliness was something that Harry Potter was accustomed to. He had learnt that there was none that cared for him, none that would rescue him from his misery and none that heard his pleas for help. Much to his surprise, however, Harry Potter had been wrong. Someone had been listening, had been there with him through it all. But, just who was 'Tom?
Harry Potter, M, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 37, words: 369k+, favs: 7k+, follows: 6k+, updated: 4/18/2021 published: 11/16/2020, [Harry P., Fleur D.] Voldemort, Tom R. Jr.
7k+ Basilisk-born » by Ebenbild What if the Dementor attack in 5th year had ended with Harry losing? What if someone had stepped in to save him? And what if Harry ended up in the past with a chance to be more than he ever was before? A story about a forcibly time travelled Harry and its consequences... Manipulative Dumbledore, 'Slytherin!Harry', Time Travel!
Harry Potter, T, English, Mystery & Adventure, chapters: 72, words: 630k+, favs: 11k+, follows: 11k+, updated: 3/26/2021 published: 9/22/2014, Harry P., Salazar S.