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Founder: sara ane - Stories: 1,193 - Followers: 38 - id: 42342
Over 1000 stories!
Most stories are Harry Centric.
AU! Time Travel, MOB Dumbledore, Ron Bashing, Differently raised Harry, Slightly Dark but hardly ever irredeemable Harry. H/HG, H/F, H/L, Other pairings, very little H/G, Humor.
Most of the fics here are novel length, all are well written!
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Bolt Fashion by White Angel of Auralon reviews
Harry Potter knows that money can give you power and influence. He has learned that from a young age on, seeing how his relatives get away with many things. And others having way much more than you do can be a problem. Thus he starts his path to cause a small revolution in its own right. No matter if Dumbledore doesn't like it. Two-shot.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 19,496 - Reviews: 284 - Favs: 2,413 - Follows: 995 - Updated: 12/27/2015 - Published: 12/26/2015 - Harry P., Sirius B., Albus D. - Complete
A Magical Childhood by Kendra James reviews
An injured six year old Harry Potter wishes for escape from his cupboard with surprising results. As the wizarding world struggles to cope with his disappearance, Harry discovers childhood can be fun.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 11 - Words: 23,200 - Reviews: 721 - Favs: 2,762 - Follows: 1,169 - Updated: 8/1/2010 - Published: 4/26/2010 - Complete
The Portrait Network by sbmcneil reviews
Harry found himself in a room of abandoned portraits and cleaned them up. In return for this act of kindness, the portraits decide it is only right to help Harry with the Triwizard Tournament. This simple interaction changes the whole year for Harry. Written for the Portraits Challenge on SIYE. *Winner of Best Overall, Most Adventurous, and People's Choice Award!*
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 17,348 - Reviews: 88 - Favs: 815 - Follows: 353 - Published: 5/16/2015 - Harry P., Sirius B., Ginny W., Minerva M. - Complete
Dancing in the Green by Pheonix Dawn reviews
Harry gets an unexpected date to the Yule Ball during the Tournament. Or rather, he gets ordered to be a girls escort...
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 35,786 - Reviews: 181 - Favs: 1,818 - Follows: 756 - Published: 12/30/2015 - Complete
Knight of Wands by kmj1989 reviews
When Violet Evans, older half-sister of Lily Evans Potter, discovered how her nephew, Harry, was being treated, she whisked him away without a second thought. Now, without a place to keep him safe, she turns to an old childhood friend, Sherlock Holmes.
Crossover - Harry Potter & Sherlock - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Adventure - Chapters: 21 - Words: 51,334 - Reviews: 353 - Favs: 837 - Follows: 1,207 - Updated: 12/7 - Published: 11/27/2016 - Harry P., Sherlock H., John W., Mary M.
A Dance All My Own by Silverfawkes reviews
AU 4th year, Harry decides it's time to man up and dance to his own tune instead of the Headmaster's. Story contains some language, Dumbledore bashing, and a tiny bit of Ron bashing,
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 5 - Words: 106,324 - Reviews: 271 - Favs: 740 - Follows: 478 - Updated: 10/1 - Published: 9/30 - Complete
To Fight The Fire by Lost and at Home reviews
After the events of fifth year Harry is left grieving and reeling from the actions that caused the death of Sirius, until a sudden realisation about his life and who he needs to be sharpens his motivation and sends him down a path that will change his destiny forever. Voldemort meanwhile begins to seek greater powers to control not only wizarding Britain, but the entire world.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 60,016 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 202 - Follows: 331 - Updated: 7/22 - Published: 5/4 - Harry P., Daphne G.
Other People's Choices by Lomonaaeren reviews
AU. The Sorting Hat doesn't just let the Sword go when it falls on Harry's head in the Chamber, but also Sorts him again, this time into Slytherin. Harry is furious and terrified, and the adults aren't helping much.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 37 - Words: 118,032 - Reviews: 1397 - Favs: 1,854 - Follows: 2,521 - Updated: 12/12 - Published: 12/12/2016 - Harry P., Severus S., Sorting Hat
Perfectly Normal Thank You Very Much by Casscade reviews
It's twenty one years later and for the sake of his daughter, Dudley is going to have to learn about the Wizarding World after all.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Family - Chapters: 6 - Words: 16,858 - Reviews: 113 - Favs: 505 - Follows: 192 - Updated: 12/6/2016 - Published: 6/12/2016 - Harry P., Ginny W., Petunia D., Dudley D. - Complete
Hedwig Slightly Unhinged by Temporal Knight reviews
Hedwig is a very smart owl; none would dare deny that! So what is a very smart owl to do when she finds her human's living conditions unsatisfactory? Finding a new home is top of the list. Finding a mate for him is right after it. After all how is an owl supposed to justify having owlets if her human hasn't had children of his own yet? Very much a humor fic, no bashing of anyone.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 11,574 - Reviews: 166 - Favs: 1,387 - Follows: 557 - Published: 8/6 - Harry P., Hedwig - Complete
The Well Groomed Mind by Lady Khali reviews
On Halloween 1994, Harry learns his mind isn't his own. On Samhain morn, he vows to question everything. Armed with logic and an unlikely ally, Harry makes a last ditch bid to reclaim his life. The goal: survive at all costs.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 29 - Words: 190,547 - Reviews: 3691 - Favs: 7,442 - Follows: 8,146 - Updated: 11/2 - Published: 5/29/2012 - Harry P.
A New Life by thedarkesthorcrux reviews
Sirius's death hurt Harry more than everyone knew. This, coupled with his nightmarish life at the Dursley's, sends Harry over the edge; he snaps and runs straight into American hunters who seem to be...his family? SLASH (Harry/(secret for now)).
Crossover - Harry Potter & Supernatural - Rated: T - English - Family - Chapters: 5 - Words: 8,151 - Reviews: 80 - Favs: 390 - Follows: 641 - Updated: 9/25 - Published: 7/11 - Harry P., Sam W., Dean W., John W.
Hermione Granger, Demonologist by BrilliantLady reviews
Hermione was eight when she summoned her first demon. She was lonely. He asked what she wanted, and she said a friend to have tea parties with. It confused him a lot. But that wasn't going to stop him from striking a promising deal with the young witch. Dark!Hermione, Slytherin!Hermione, occult theme. Complete.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Supernatural - Chapters: 11 - Words: 50,955 - Reviews: 751 - Favs: 1,221 - Follows: 1,293 - Updated: 10/19 - Published: 8/14 - Hermione G., Theodore N. - Complete
An Abnormal Godfather by BrilliantLady reviews
Harry finds juggling studying for his Muggle IGCSEs and his Hogwarts subjects harder than he expected, especially with the distraction of Sirius Black escaping Azkaban. What he really needs is more time… why does Hermione look so guilty when he says that? Smart!Harry, Grey!Harry, Sane!Voldemort, pure-blood culture. Part 4 of "Perfectly Normal". Complete.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Fantasy/Supernatural - Chapters: 33 - Words: 232,668 - Reviews: 668 - Favs: 739 - Follows: 1,039 - Updated: 6/19 - Published: 6/9/2016 - Harry P., Hermione G., Draco M., Neville L. - Complete
Days to Come by chris400ad reviews
Harry Potter, famed auror and Boy-Who-Lived, was hoping after having won the war and got the girl he would find some peace. But life had other ideas. See how his life fell apart and how one simple chance encounter could change everything. Post-War and Non-epilogue compliant.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 22 - Words: 137,062 - Reviews: 802 - Favs: 2,769 - Follows: 3,098 - Updated: 1/25 - Published: 10/1/2014 - [Harry P., Daphne G.] - Complete
Endgame by LeQuin reviews
Ron leaving them stranded on the hunt for the horcruxes wakes Harry and Hermione up to the fact that they cannot continue on as they have. They will have to think things through and not trust to luck or a destiny that may or may not turn out in their favour.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 11 - Words: 89,949 - Reviews: 351 - Favs: 652 - Follows: 638 - Updated: 8/19 - Published: 6/24 - Harry P., Ron W., Hermione G. - Complete
Intended by LeQuin reviews
Harry has been in love with Hermione for years but she is marrying his best friend. During Ron and Hermione's wedding Harry finds himself having to work out why the leading official is calling Hermione 'Mrs. Potter' and how on earth that could have happened.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 10,280 - Reviews: 117 - Favs: 803 - Follows: 223 - Published: 1/15 - Harry P., Hermione G. - Complete
Picnic Panic by LeQuin reviews
Hermione is home for an Easter barbecue that her parents are hosting. She's brought her boyfriend and is thoroughly regretting that decision. She calls a dear friend to help with the damage control.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 24,146 - Reviews: 304 - Favs: 1,815 - Follows: 610 - Updated: 1/14 - Published: 12/8/2016 - Harry P., Hermione G., OC, Dr. Granger - Complete
The Mischief Maker's Mistletoe by LeQuin reviews
Harry and Hermione are caught in a prank by the twins at Christmas that has them looking at their relationship in a whole new way. Just a little Christmas present for all of you.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 8,697 - Reviews: 55 - Favs: 330 - Follows: 111 - Published: 12/18/2016 - Harry P., Hermione G. - Complete
The Truth About Rumours by LeQuin reviews
Hermione was always a curious girl, but what do you believe when the information you uncover radically shifts your view on things that were always certain? One-shot.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 16,200 - Reviews: 75 - Favs: 362 - Follows: 127 - Published: 4/30 - Harry P., Hermione G. - Complete
The Definition of Normal by Ducky1776 reviews
Harry is adopted by a black shaggy dog when he leaves Privet Drive after blowing up Aunt Marge. His experiences at the Leaky Cauldron and Diagon Alley afterwards takes his life in a whole different direction. He gets help from unexpected directions - the goblins and the DMLE. AU Third Book. No Pairings. Unofficial subtitle: Where everyone gets what they deserve.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 75 - Words: 306,645 - Reviews: 1887 - Favs: 3,238 - Follows: 3,242 - Updated: 1/12 - Published: 9/8/2015 - Harry P., Sirius B., Remus L., Dobby - Complete
Narcissa Militant by Lomonaaeren reviews
AU. Narcissa is actually the source of the Malfoy family's wealth—and not because she inherited the Black fortune, either. She's an in-demand spy and assassin. But now she's retired, and intent on using all her skills to make sure her baby boy gets what he wants. If that's Harry Potter, then Harry Potter he shall have.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 17 - Words: 56,577 - Reviews: 431 - Favs: 659 - Follows: 888 - Updated: 11/23 - Published: 6/28 - [Narcissa M., Lucius M.] [Harry P., Draco M.]
Harry Potter and Grief's Wisdom by Poetheather1 reviews
Harry is not feeling very good about life. His godfather has just died and he almost got his friends killed. How could he be so stupid? There had to be some sort of way to get better... right? His grief and guilt lead him to question what he knows and try to find a better way. An Alternate HBP. Lunar Harmony. Slow updates
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 39 - Words: 107,568 - Reviews: 815 - Favs: 1,271 - Follows: 1,978 - Updated: 11/15 - Published: 7/9/2014 - [Harry P., Hermione G., Luna L.] N. Tonks
Harry Potter: The Forgotten Brother by sprinter1988 reviews
For years, the world has hailed Arnold Potter as the Boy-Who-Lived. For years Arnold was said to be the one who will throw down Voldemort. But now Arnold is dead, and the world turns its attentions to Harry. Mostly H/Hr/L. Finished.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 30 - Words: 99,805 - Reviews: 2015 - Favs: 3,938 - Follows: 2,431 - Updated: 2/14/2012 - Published: 6/5/2011 - Harry P., Hermione G., Luna L. - Complete
Society of the Vesta Accolates by mandymld reviews
Narcissa M wants to join a magical high society league, to do so she is assigned 3 labors dealing with the Hearth, Home & Family as well as an apprentice, Hermione who wants to rescue Harry & free Sirius. Lucius just wants to support his wife, Draco wants to run away from home and Dumbledore, well he just wants his headache to go away. AD/MW bashed a pinch. Summer after POA.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 19 - Words: 149,382 - Reviews: 433 - Favs: 565 - Follows: 879 - Updated: 10/30/2015 - Published: 1/26/2015 - [Harry P., Hermione G.] [Lucius M., Narcissa M.]
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