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Elfling!Harry, Creature!fics, and other interesting childhood AUs
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Mostly interesting Harry centric childhood AUs.
by jharad17 reviews
AU. Harry is 7 years old and treated literally like a dog by the Dursleys. Will he be rescued by the wizarding world? Will he ever be fit to take on the mantle of The Boy Who Lived? childfic, preHogwarts, sevitus. warning:extreme child abuse, violence
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 27 - Words: 75,078 - Reviews: 1950 - Favs: 3,382 - Follows: 1,038 - Updated: 9/2/2007 - Published: 7/15/2007 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
by Teddylonglong reviews
Fawkes rescues eight year old phoenix Harry from his relatives and takes him to Phoenix Land, then to Hogwarts to become a professor's as well as an elf's familiar. Will the teachers find out about his identity? Completely AU, partly OOC, Animagus story.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 8 - Words: 14,089 - Reviews: 258 - Favs: 542 - Follows: 283 - Updated: 8/30/2009 - Published: 7/27/2009 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
The Christmas Cobra
by wellyuthink reviews
A Christmas-y fic. Harry is left alone at Hogwarts over Christmas, during his seventh year. Bored and lonely, he tries to find something to occupy his time and ends up, as usual, in trouble. Can Snape help him? OotP compliant.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,503 - Reviews: 71 - Favs: 306 - Follows: 40 - Published: 12/11/2008 - Severus S., Harry P. - Complete
by Krahae reviews
The ancient forests are forbidden for a reason, as living magic can be a cruel, unflinching teacher. It can also promise miracles - at a price. Vastly AU, briefly pre-Hogwarts.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Supernatural - Chapters: 3 - Words: 26,028 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 70 - Follows: 134 - Updated: 3/28/2009 - Published: 3/22/2009 - Harry P., Hermione G.
Grimm: A Fairy's Tale
by Krahae reviews
Pre-Hogwarts. The stuff of legends, myth and majesty were the realm of the Fey long before wizards named him Boy Who Lived. Maeve of the Unseelie Court has decided to take one of wizarding kind's myths, to shape as her own. Vastly AU.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Supernatural/Adventure - Chapters: 11 - Words: 94,769 - Reviews: 274 - Favs: 1,051 - Follows: 577 - Updated: 1/28/2010 - Published: 4/17/2009 - Harry P. - Complete
by Batsutousai reviews
When Dumbledore leaves Harry Potter on the doorstep of the Dursleys, the last thing he expected was for an unknown relative to disappear with the boy for ten years. Enter Thomas Potter, a man who intends to change the past, the present, and the future.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Supernatural - Chapters: 13 - Words: 97,923 - Reviews: 1124 - Favs: 2,069 - Follows: 2,243 - Updated: 2/3/2009 - Published: 6/4/2007 - [Sirius B., Remus L.] Harry P., Lucius M.
by Shikatanai reviews
AU: At 5, an abused Harry is taken in by a powerful family. Taking the name Gabriel, he grows up into someone very different. How will Hogwarts and Voldemort react? Soldier!Harry, Neutral!Harry, implied child abuse.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Family - Chapters: 44 - Words: 160,638 - Reviews: 4060 - Favs: 5,803 - Follows: 6,321 - Updated: 10/28/2015 - Published: 12/9/2005 - Harry P.
by BajaB reviews
The magical contract made by the Goblet of Fire inadvertently sets underway events that change everything you thought you knew about the boy-who-lived. AU GOF, depressing and a bit dark.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 35,945 - Reviews: 764 - Favs: 1,874 - Follows: 804 - Updated: 12/16/2008 - Published: 11/7/2008 - Harry P. - Complete
by P.L.S reviews
AU At age 11 he is given a choice, and this time it might not follow the plans that were made ten years ago by the Order.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 12,009 - Reviews: 385 - Favs: 686 - Follows: 1,199 - Updated: 8/21/2009 - Published: 8/29/2005 - Harry P., Vernon D.
The Butterfly Effect
by Willow-Bee the Cat reviews
With a misinterpreted prophecy and the intervention of one of the supposed boy-who-lived's relatives, the world-both Wizarding and Muggle-won't quite know what hit it. A Harry Potter Marvel Comics crossover.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 7 - Words: 15,269 - Reviews: 128 - Favs: 198 - Follows: 321 - Updated: 10/2/2008 - Published: 2/7/2008 - Harry P., Hannah A.
Dark KnightLight Wizard
by Wonderbee31 reviews
Little Harry Potter is left alone in downtown London by the Dursley's, and is assisted by a man with a dark secret, who will help Harry to become the hero the wizarding world so desperately needs.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 15,772 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 59 - Follows: 77 - Published: 10/31/2008 - Harry P.
My Jaded Saviour
by Silver Bezoar reviews
Michael Potter is the BWL. Harry is saved from the orphanage by a reformed death eater.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Family - Chapters: 4 - Words: 18,371 - Reviews: 244 - Favs: 605 - Follows: 820 - Updated: 8/24/2008 - Published: 7/26/2008 - Harry P., OC
Me and Myself
by The Funny Idiot reviews
Time Travel fic, slight AU. Yup, another one of these. Harry goes back in time and ends up raising himself, while trying to prevent Voldemort's rise to power.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 28,485 - Reviews: 110 - Favs: 300 - Follows: 445 - Updated: 7/26/2008 - Published: 7/24/2008 - Harry P.
by pie2037 reviews
CrossX HPxLOTR- After the death of his loved ones, Harry searched for a spell that would bring him peace, but the spell he found only brought the opposite. Sending him to a different world where there was another war which he never wanted to be part of.
Crossover - Harry Potter & Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 5 - Words: 12,616 - Reviews: 214 - Favs: 492 - Follows: 924 - Updated: 12/31/2009 - Published: 8/18/2008 - Harry P.
by ArchMagusNorth reviews
AU Harry Potter is created by Magic itself in the line of Peverell to bring balance on planet Earth. He is Quiet, mistaken to be autistic, but dangerous when needed, and is One of two candidates for "Chosen One" along with his twin sister. Powerful!Harry
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Supernatural - Chapters: 11 - Words: 79,193 - Reviews: 779 - Favs: 1,636 - Follows: 2,018 - Updated: 2/4/2009 - Published: 3/30/2008 - Harry P., Luna L.
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
by Belcris reviews
AU. Someone stopped Harry from being left with the Dursleys and saved Sirius from spending 12 years in Azkaban. Now it's time for Harry to take his place in the world and he's ready for it, with a little help from a certain red head penpal.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Mystery - Chapters: 18 - Words: 94,929 - Reviews: 421 - Favs: 590 - Follows: 282 - Updated: 7/6/2008 - Published: 1/31/2008 - Harry P., Ginny W. - Complete
Jareth Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
by Lucillia reviews
Recently discovered to be Grandson to Jareth King of the Goblins, young Harry who had been named Jareth at birth reclaims his heritage and goes to Hogwarts where he is forced to deal with the machinations of one Albus Dumbledore and a general lack of acceptance by a world that's mostly prejudiced against "Half-breeds".
Crossover - Labyrinth & Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Family - Chapters: 20 - Words: 40,129 - Reviews: 358 - Favs: 921 - Follows: 1,207 - Updated: 9/18/2013 - Published: 5/30/2008 - Jareth, Harry P.
The Dungeon Books
by MoonTiger5 reviews
AU. What if JK Rowling and Rudyard Kipling met for tea? Harry Potter is adopted by a very different family than the Dursleys, and faces his trials from an unexpected perspective. Slytherin!Harry. Spoilers for all 7 books.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 15 - Words: 73,007 - Reviews: 274 - Favs: 776 - Follows: 853 - Updated: 10/4/2011 - Published: 9/5/2008 - Harry P.
by skabs reviews
When Lily learns of her possible demise, she thinks of who might take care of Harry... She thinks maybe her distant cousin, Lara? Xover with Tomb Raider movie
Crossover - Harry Potter & Tomb Raider - Rated: T - English - Family/Friendship - Chapters: 16 - Words: 47,784 - Reviews: 940 - Favs: 2,044 - Follows: 2,570 - Updated: 1/22/2011 - Published: 4/17/2008
The Natural Animagus
by wsbenge reviews
Harry is sent to the Dursleys, but due to a natural proclivity for cat animagus transformations, goes to live with the kneazles at Mrs. Figg's a few weeks before he is 2 years old. He spends years as a kneazle, before his association with Ginny Weasley h
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure - Chapters: 21 - Words: 161,097 - Reviews: 671 - Favs: 1,644 - Follows: 801 - Updated: 12/29/2008 - Published: 4/7/2008 - Complete
by Rohata reviews
Since before the founding of Hogwarts there has been a secret society of witches. Working from the shadows, they correct the mistakes made by others. Their current assignment-Harry Potter.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 10 - Words: 48,259 - Reviews: 724 - Favs: 1,070 - Follows: 1,489 - Updated: 10/18/2009 - Published: 6/10/2008 - Harry P.
by Mirror Behind the Wall reviews
AU Left on the Dursleys' doorstep, Harry is kidnapped by Moody and taken to a better home. However, misfortune follows him wherever he goes and he is soon at an orphanage, ostracized and alone...that is, until he's adopted by Nicholas Flame. On hiatus
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 17 - Words: 70,486 - Reviews: 832 - Favs: 1,679 - Follows: 2,173 - Updated: 9/15/2008 - Published: 9/2/2007 - Harry P.
by a-little-bit-irked reviews
“Fools live to regret their words, wise men to regret their silence”. What happens when a wise man is given a second chance? - Original Time-Travel plot! kindof a kidfic with cute!Harry Snarky!Snape and twinkly-eyed!Albus.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 25 - Words: 45,311 - Reviews: 486 - Favs: 837 - Follows: 1,002 - Updated: 11/23/2014 - Published: 2/1/2008 - Albus D., Severus S.
Harry Potter A Smart Potter Year 1
by LordJingles reviews
Philosopher's stone revisited. Incredibly intelligent Harry, no stupid hijinks. Closed some of the stupid plot holes left by the original lazy author. Specifically - why does Harry have to fix everything?
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 14,200 - Reviews: 119 - Favs: 524 - Follows: 267 - Published: 5/14/2008 - Harry P. - Complete
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by Lomonaaeren reviews
HPSS slash, oneshot. When his son James is wounded, Harry goes to Snape for help. Snape, of course, has a price. Harry pays it, and Snape finds himself paying his own price, in wonder, doubt, and something very much like love.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 3 - Words: 26,079 - Reviews: 105 - Favs: 456 - Follows: 50 - Published: 6/13/2008 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete