10k+A Second Chance » by Breanie What if Sirius didn't spend twelve years in prison, but was given a trial after four years? Follow the story of Sirius Black as he learns what it means to be a father/brother/guardian to his young godson & the story of Harry Potter, a young boy with a loving home who learns about the Marauders from the two men who should have raised him. Slow-burn Hinny. M for sex & violence.
Harry Potter, M, English, Family & Humor, chapters: 300, words: 2774k+, favs: 3k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 10/16 published: 5/3/2018, Harry P., Sirius B., Remus L., Ginny W.
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: 153, words: 1282k+, favs: 17k+, follows: 18k+, updated: 10/11 published: 4/17/2015, Harry P., Hermione G., Neville L., Theodore N.
5k+Legacy Undone » by LD 1449 It was their last, desperate gambit. Their last hope. They pinned everything on a prayer that he could save them...and now...he's not even sure if he can make it count anymore.
Naruto, T, English, Adventure, chapters: 87, words: 390k+, favs: 6k+, follows: 7k+, updated: 9/30 published: 11/9/2013, Naruto U., Team Seven
1k+Albus and Harry's World Trip » by ZebJeb After defeating the basilisk, Harry is expelled for his efforts. Dumbledore was unable to get his job back as Headmaster. The two set off on a trip together around the world, where Harry will discover the benefits of being the only student of a brilliant former Headmaster who no longer feels the need to avoid sharing information.
Harry Potter, T, English, Humor & Adventure, chapters: 21, words: 121k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 5k+, updated: 8/24 published: 9/15/2019, Harry P., Albus D.
127Genius Fratris » by CheckAlexa Only two people know what happened the night John Potter became the Boy-Who-Lived: Lord Voldemort and Harry Potter. And neither of them are talking.
Harry Potter, T, English, Family, chapters: 13, words: 85k+, favs: 318, follows: 509, updated: 8/22 published: 8/12/2019, Harry P., James P., Cedric D.
1k+Double Back » by Methos2523 Thrown back in time from 2019 to 1991, a grown and disgruntled Harry Potter finally has the chance to change his life for the better, fixing things before everything went wrong and becoming the father figure for his younger self that he never had. Maybe he now actually has a chance at happiness, both for him and his younger self, and just maybe a chance at romance as well...
Harry Potter, M, English, Fantasy & Adventure, chapters: 35, words: 268k+, favs: 8k+, follows: 10k+, updated: 7/9 published: 6/18/2019, Harry P., Hermione G., Sirius B., Amelia B.
247Harry Potter and the Godfathers » by AmeliaDarkholme What if Sirius got to Harry first before Hagrid all those years ago when Voldemort killed James and Lily? Would Harry grew up to be same person as we all know, or would he be a different person under Sirius' and Remus' care? (Blackinnon/Meadowpin)
Harry Potter, T, English, Romance & Family, chapters: 20, words: 79k+, favs: 423, follows: 588, updated: 5/23 published: 4/30/2016, Harry P., Sirius B., Remus L.
3k+Barefoot » by Zaxaramas Harry has the ability to learn the history of any object he touches, whether he wants to or not.
Harry Potter, M, English, Adventure, chapters: 56, words: 157k+, favs: 11k+, follows: 14k+, updated: 12/22/2020 published: 7/7/2015, Harry P., N. Tonks
2k+ Honour Thy Blood » by TheBlack'sResurgence Beginning in the graveyard, Harry fails to reach the cup to escape but is saved by an unexpected person thought long dead. Harry learns what it is to be a Potter and starts his journey to finish Voldemort once and for all. NO SLASH. Rated M for language, gore etch. A story of realism and Harry coming into his own.
Harry Potter, M, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 22, words: 307k+, favs: 13k+, follows: 6k+, updated: 12/9/2020 published: 9/19/2016, [Harry P., Daphne G.]
2k+ The name is Potter Black! » by PadyandMoony SPOILER DH!sequel to "First Day of class" where Sirius was never arrested and was able to adopt Harry at the age of 21 months and starts teaching at Hogwarts. How would things go differently with a Hogwarts raised Harry. No need to read First Class first.
Harry Potter, T, English, chapters: 45, words: 162k+, favs: 3k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 10/24/2019 published: 7/22/2007, Harry P., Sirius B.
1k+Adversity Breeds Excellence » by BeeeTeee Thrown into a war he is clearly not prepared for, Harry, spurred to advance his magical abilities by the tragic events following the closure of his fourth year, takes on old enemies with new friends at his back. Summer of Fifth year beginning after the third task. Detailed magical combat.
Harry Potter, M, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 28, words: 147k+, favs: 5k+, follows: 6k+, updated: 9/13/2019 published: 11/18/2017, [Harry P., Fleur D., N. Tonks]
54The Oath » by scaredofrobots AU. Lily Potter and Harry ran away to save the world. James hasnt seen them in 10 years.
Harry Potter, M, English, Romance, chapters: 9, words: 10k+, favs: 55, follows: 74, updated: 11/29/2018 published: 4/4/2018, James P., Lily Evans P.
539 It Could Only Happen to Harry » by HoosYourDaddy After defeating Voldemort in his final year, Harry requires a rare ritual to save his life. Luckily, he has friends who are willing to help him. H/Hr, H/Parv, H/Luna, H/Tonks, H/Fleur. Canon personalities. WARNING: smutty comedy. Not for younger audiences.
Harry Potter, M, English, Humor & Romance, chapters: 9, words: 74k+, favs: 3k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 8/3/2018 published: 10/16/2009, Harry P., Hermione G., N. Tonks, Parvati P.
183 Memoirs of a Redheaded Witch » by My Wicked Quill Ginny Weasley was always overlooked. Always the youngest, Always the smallest, And was never… really given the chance to let her voice be heard. But sometimes the best insight comes from those who were always in the background. Now, it's her time. CHECK OUT THE NEW 2017 edits and chapters!
Harry Potter, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 32, words: 254k+, favs: 527, follows: 162, updated: 6/20/2018 published: 2/12/2012, Harry P., Ginny W.
33 Coming Home to Family by pottermum It can be hard, being an Auror. The secrets, the missions, the danger. It can also be hard, being the family of an Auror. The worries, the fears, the unanswered questions. But coming home to family makes it all worthwhile. Inspired by and based on artwork by blvnk-art on tumbler. Check it out and fall in love with Hinny all over again.
Harry Potter, M, English, Family & Romance, words: 3k+, favs: 278, follows: 66, 7/30/2017, [Ginny W., Harry P.]
18 When Ginny Weasley Scores, She Scores by MoonshoesWeasley Harry and Ginny find a way to celebrate after her (very successful) first game with the Holyhead Harpies. Inspired by a gorgeous piece of artwork created by the very talented blvnk-art (check out her tumblr!)
Harry Potter, M, English, Romance, words: 2k+, favs: 147, follows: 20, 7/25/2017, Harry P., Ginny W.
6k+ Harry Potter and the Rune Stone Path » by Temporal Knight 10 year old Harry finds a chest left by his mother with books on some of her favorite subjects. Discovering he has a talent for understanding and creating runes sets Harry onto a very different path than anyone had expected. Shortcuts, inventions, and a bit of support go a long way! Pairings: H/Hr/NT/FD/DG. Ron/Molly bashing and GreaterGood!Dumbledore.
Harry Potter, M, English, Fantasy & Adventure, chapters: 50, words: 517k+, favs: 18k+, follows: 14k+, updated: 12/28/2016 published: 4/15/2016, [Harry P., Hermione G., Fleur D., N. Tonks]
586 Chaos of the Potter Family » by TheGirlWithFarTooManyIdeas 6th year AU. Dumbledore messed with Harry's family even more than anyone suspected. Ginny discovers that she was born Guinevere Potter. Harry discovers that, in a twisted system, the power of having multiple houses to his name is undeniable. He sets out to turn this twisted system against itself; and maybe restore the nobility of the former kings. Harry/Luna/harem, dark
Harry Potter, M, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 13, words: 48k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 8/8/2016 published: 7/4/2016, [Harry P., Luna L., Daphne G.] Ginny W.
10k+ A Marauder's Plan » by CatsAreCool Sirius decides to stay in England after escaping Hogwarts and makes protecting Harry his priority. AU GOF.
Harry Potter, T, English, Family & Drama, chapters: 87, words: 893k+, favs: 19k+, follows: 13k+, updated: 6/13/2016 published: 4/21/2012, Harry P., Sirius B.
639 Harry Potter and the Metamorph » by hermyd Harry decided that the only way he can win this war with his sanity intact is to train his own way without interference. But then he discovers an ability that he needs help with and only one person can provide that-Tonks. They bring the fight to the DEs in their own way so that the war will finally end.
Harry Potter, M, English, Romance & Adventure, chapters: 8, words: 42k+, favs: 5k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 5/22/2016 published: 7/7/2014, [Harry P., N. Tonks]