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Cheek to Cheek by Kate Christie reviews
When Kate Beckett, no-nonsense professional ballroom dancer, takes on bestselling novelist and renowned playboy Richard Castle as her partner for the third season of Dancing with the Stars, will the sparks that fly light up the dance floor, or send their chances for the trophy up in flames?
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 14 - Words: 62,294 - Reviews: 926 - Favs: 293 - Follows: 722 - Updated: 4/19 - Published: 4/6/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
Season Three by chezchuckles reviews
An episode by episode tag for season three. Any AU versions will be marked.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship - Chapters: 12 - Words: 9,719 - Reviews: 303 - Favs: 65 - Follows: 108 - Updated: 7/13/2020 - Published: 1/29/2017 - Rick C., Kate B.
May It Never End by Lord of Kavaka reviews
A collection of Caskett drabbles from tumblr based off a 100 prompt meme. Ratings ranging from K to M.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 12,287 - Reviews: 197 - Favs: 110 - Follows: 173 - Updated: 5/21/2020 - Published: 5/4/2016 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
Hi It's Eliot Again by WRTRD reviews
The family saga continues, narrated by Eliot Beckett-Castle, who previously appeared in "Womb with a View," "Hi. I'm Eliot," and "Hi. I'm Your Brother," or as reviewer sillylissy calls it, "The Hi Series."
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Family - Chapters: 23 - Words: 65,597 - Reviews: 833 - Favs: 90 - Follows: 146 - Updated: 5/6/2020 - Published: 9/11/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., OC
As The Story Goes by Trinity Everett reviews
A collection of Caskett drabbles, ficlets, and one-shots based on prompts. Today's offering: Cute: Castle finds out his partner thinks something important about him. Rated K
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 46 - Words: 69,447 - Reviews: 762 - Favs: 196 - Follows: 321 - Updated: 2/22/2020 - Published: 8/30/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
Most Wanted by Ephemeral Lunatic reviews
AU. On January 9th, 1999, Castle saves Johanna Beckett from being murdered. His act of bravery sparks a complicated love with her daughter, and a totally different life and career path for Kate Beckett. Because although Johanna lived, someone out there still wants her dead, and as the years go by, Kate Beckett and Richard Castle are determined to find out who.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 21 - Words: 71,017 - Reviews: 664 - Favs: 489 - Follows: 955 - Updated: 7/1/2019 - Published: 3/8/2013 - Kate B., Rick C.
Before the world fell at our feet by liviafan1 reviews
On the brink of divorce nearly two years following the events of 8x01, Beckett uproots her life in New York to move to Los Angeles, where Castle lives now, to try to repair what she broke. Season 8 AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 17 - Words: 38,478 - Reviews: 681 - Favs: 214 - Follows: 514 - Updated: 4/6/2019 - Published: 2/18/2016 - Rick C., Kate B.
The Light of the Moon by The-KLF reviews
"And hand in hand, on the edge of the sand, They danced by the light of the moon." The story of Grace Castle, and the magic of one family in particular. My 2014 Ficathon Entry, the full version of 'Ómorfo Fengári', as requested by many!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 31,935 - Reviews: 170 - Favs: 58 - Follows: 156 - Updated: 3/10/2019 - Published: 5/26/2014 - [Rick C., Kate B.] OC - Complete
There's Always A Story: Under The Covers by Lord of Kavaka reviews
M-Rated Companion to There's Always A Story. A collection of unrelated M-Rated one shots, ficlets, and/or drabbles. I'm open to prompts.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 9,737 - Reviews: 89 - Favs: 119 - Follows: 179 - Updated: 11/16/2018 - Published: 1/27/2015 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
Timer by skygirl55 reviews
Timer: Counting Down To Your Soulmate; Castle mashup with the movie of the same name. Caskett.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 59,748 - Reviews: 478 - Favs: 159 - Follows: 163 - Updated: 10/25/2018 - Published: 11/8/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
There's Always A Story by Lord of Kavaka reviews
"There's always a story, always a chain of events that makes everything make sense." A collection of unrelated one shots, ficlets, and/or drabbles. I'm open to prompts.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 19 - Words: 21,900 - Reviews: 307 - Favs: 135 - Follows: 222 - Updated: 9/21/2018 - Published: 10/25/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Under New Management by Perspex13 reviews
Beckett returns to the precinct to find that things have changed more than expected. Set early in Season 4.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 31 - Words: 134,392 - Reviews: 979 - Favs: 181 - Follows: 292 - Updated: 4/10/2018 - Published: 1/2/2017 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R. - Complete
These Are the Words by nighttimerunner reviews
A collection of unrelated one shots, with no regular updating schedule. Chapter 5: Castle has special plans for their honeymoon.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 6,429 - Reviews: 92 - Favs: 63 - Follows: 108 - Updated: 4/2/2018 - Published: 1/3/2016 - Rick C., Kate B.
Assets by GeekMom reviews
A/U Meeting. Richard Castle is talented handing figures, but he didn't know he was missing a past part of his life until he met Detective Kate Beckett. I give all the credit to the original owners of Castle, but claim interest in their characters' unrealized appreciation. *No Accountants were harmed in the writing of this fic. #TaxFic
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 25,636 - Reviews: 160 - Favs: 82 - Follows: 218 - Updated: 3/16/2018 - Published: 8/9/2016 - Rick C., Kate B.
smoke rings in the dark by liviafan1 reviews
Castle's a wreck after the shooting, struggling with his feelings for Kate while navigating her months-long lack of communication. He reluctantly enters therapy at his daughter's request and starts to put the pieces together - until he bumps into Kate at a coffee shop. Reeling with betrayal, he puts their partnership on hold. Canon until Post-Knockout. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 29,748 - Reviews: 527 - Favs: 262 - Follows: 533 - Updated: 1/20/2018 - Published: 8/26/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
love and some verses by bravevulnerability reviews
A collection of unrelated oneshots inspired by prompts received on tumblr.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 170 - Words: 225,487 - Reviews: 2483 - Favs: 436 - Follows: 605 - Updated: 1/14/2018 - Published: 10/19/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
Our Serendipitous Paths by ColieMacKenzie reviews
Kate Beckett wakes in a world where nothing is as she knows it to be. A season 4, AU story. NOW COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 41,992 - Reviews: 719 - Favs: 462 - Follows: 756 - Updated: 12/20/2017 - Published: 2/17/2012 - [Kate B., Rick C.] Johanna B. - Complete
such a happiness by airbefore reviews
Photographer Kate Beckett and aspiring novelist Rick Rodgers are perfectly content in their solitary lives. But it's only after an unlikely matchmaker conspires to have them meet that they realize how extraordinary their lives could become. A Castle AU for Summer Ficathon 2016 co-written by airbefore and caffinate-me.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 23 - Words: 91,538 - Reviews: 1533 - Favs: 480 - Follows: 700 - Updated: 11/9/2017 - Published: 5/25/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., Jim B., Johanna B. - Complete
Dash of Dash by chezchuckles reviews
A collection of fills from tumblr 'three words' prompts in which the scene or story is set within the Dash universe. Not in chronological order. For the full range of the Dash universe, check out my library on tumblr: writingwell(tumblr)com/library
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 22 - Words: 24,459 - Reviews: 373 - Favs: 75 - Follows: 110 - Updated: 10/4/2017 - Published: 3/5/2016 - Rick C., Kate B.
What You Wanted by jstar1382 reviews
"What may be broken to you is beautiful to me." 4x01 AU: Sometimes you don't have to runaway to find what was meant to be… *2016 Summer Ficathon*
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 11 - Words: 24,833 - Reviews: 543 - Favs: 247 - Follows: 527 - Updated: 8/15/2017 - Published: 5/22/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Vignettes by chezchuckles reviews
A collection of prompts received on tumblr, all consisting of only three words. (excludes the Dash related fics, which I will post separately). If a prompt had a follow-up scene, those will be posted all together in one chapter. A scene with season 8 spoilers will be noted at the beginning of the chapter.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 225 - Words: 152,060 - Reviews: 2818 - Favs: 136 - Follows: 184 - Updated: 7/27/2017 - Published: 11/20/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Sitting in a Tree, Backwards Part III--COMPLETE! by Bren Williams reviews
After proposing to Castle out of the blue in mid-season 3, and a sudden, whirlwind marriage, Kate must finally confront the secret she's kept from Rick for seven years. Very Alternate Universe.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 14 - Words: 62,463 - Reviews: 426 - Favs: 113 - Follows: 225 - Updated: 7/26/2017 - Published: 9/21/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Urgent Care by jstar1382 reviews
Third Installment in the Medical Attention Series: New York City was in a state of panic but he couldn't think about that right now, all he cared about was making sure his family was safe. S3 AU
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Angst - Chapters: 3 - Words: 6,637 - Reviews: 111 - Favs: 89 - Follows: 228 - Updated: 6/26/2017 - Published: 10/15/2016 - Rick C., Kate B.
Our Best Selves by Trinity Everett reviews
They're both muddling through life. Her days are full of politics and paperwork. His are spent surfing the web in his underwear and buying gadgets to drive his mother crazy. Could a charity auction be what Captain Kate Beckett and novelist Richard Castle need to find their way together? Or will fumbles and stubbornness keep them apart? AU. A Castle 2015 Hiatus Ficathon story.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 27 - Words: 115,080 - Reviews: 1228 - Favs: 467 - Follows: 812 - Updated: 6/17/2017 - Published: 6/17/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
For All That You Are by bingblot reviews
Nothing had changed. And yet, in a way, things had changed between them... Castle and Beckett grow closer, helped along by Kyra. The sequel to "Thankful."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 12 - Words: 72,208 - Reviews: 224 - Favs: 112 - Follows: 171 - Updated: 6/8/2017 - Published: 3/16/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
resist by chezchuckles reviews
for the #castle28 project started on the castleficmentors tumblr. Prompt: "I can't believe you did this! I didn't ask you to do any of this!" My take turned to something that's a Handmaid's Tale meets McCarthyism era blacklisting.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 5,941 - Reviews: 84 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 76 - Updated: 5/14/2017 - Published: 2/22/2017 - Rick C., Kate B.
Episode 19: Lockdown by Castle Season 9 reviews
It's Beckett's final day of work before maternity leave, and she's expecting it to be uneventful. But when the precinct is cut off from the outside world, the race is on to catch a killer in their midst. Season 9, Episode 19.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 5 - Words: 14,102 - Reviews: 137 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 38 - Updated: 4/28/2017 - Published: 4/24/2017 - Complete
Trading Heartbeats by bravevulnerability reviews
"Detective Castle, this is Katherine Beckett, famous mystery novelist with 26 bestsellers to date, perhaps 27 soon if this all works out. And your shadow for the foreseeable future." AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 21 - Words: 57,509 - Reviews: 1172 - Favs: 388 - Follows: 395 - Updated: 4/28/2017 - Published: 3/13/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Between Here and There by ShutUpAndPull reviews
AU: A Kate and Rick "first meeting" story - What comes of two strangers sharing a train ride between here and there? *please be aware there may be a rating change in the future*
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 11,153 - Reviews: 106 - Favs: 101 - Follows: 132 - Updated: 4/28/2017 - Published: 4/21/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
What Makes You Stronger by skygirl55 reviews
For Detective Kate Beckett, getting to know her barista, Rick, better may end up being more than she bargained for. Caskett AU. Trigger warnings inside.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 36,592 - Reviews: 426 - Favs: 191 - Follows: 204 - Updated: 4/27/2017 - Published: 3/26/2017 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
You Must Remember This by WRTRD reviews
In 4x21, "Headhunters," Castle and Beckett are compelled to do something they're loath to. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 18,824 - Reviews: 377 - Favs: 149 - Follows: 222 - Updated: 4/24/2017 - Published: 3/25/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
New York's Finest by caffinate-me reviews
She's a professional. This is just like any other day, any other job. Any other job where her companion for the evening is a millionaire playboy and her favorite author. A Pretty Woman AU prompt fill for GoodLuckStana.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 6,162 - Reviews: 149 - Favs: 96 - Follows: 312 - Updated: 4/23/2017 - Published: 9/27/2016 - Rick C., Kate B.
Episode 18: C is for Murder by Castle Season 9 reviews
Castle takes a 'Castle-flavored' case a little personally, while Beckett questions what her professional life will bring once the baby is here.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 5 - Words: 7,606 - Reviews: 121 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 31 - Updated: 4/21/2017 - Published: 4/17/2017 - Complete
To the Void by farewellblindgirl reviews
As their working relationship continues to deteriorate, Castle and Beckett must chase a serial killer targeting the city's billionaires. Set late in S4, after Headhunters and The Limey. [Castle Summer Hiatus 2015 Ficathon Entry]
Castle - Rated: T - English - Mystery/Romance - Chapters: 26 - Words: 39,583 - Reviews: 453 - Favs: 114 - Follows: 360 - Updated: 4/21/2017 - Published: 5/20/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Can't Go Back Now by Oliviet reviews
"She can't stop thinking about it. About him. The feel of his lips pressed against hers as his hands tangled in her hair. The feeling of him pressed against her, taking every ounce of her strength not to roll her hips into his." Season 3 AU where Castle and Beckett get together before she's shot and they spend the summer together at the cabin. Summer Ficathon 2016.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 10 - Words: 24,628 - Reviews: 343 - Favs: 222 - Follows: 551 - Updated: 4/20/2017 - Published: 5/21/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Episode 17: Found by Castle Season 9 reviews
Beckett is forced to draw on her past experiences to protect herself and Senator Kearney from a new threat, while her team races to solve a case they thought they had closed.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 5 - Words: 12,752 - Reviews: 150 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 37 - Updated: 4/14/2017 - Published: 4/10/2017 - Complete
Episode 16: Lost by Castle Season 9 reviews
When the wife of a well-to-do state senator is killed, Beckett and her team are drawn into an investigation involving murder, politics, and a vengeful family.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 5 - Words: 9,116 - Reviews: 136 - Favs: 50 - Follows: 37 - Updated: 4/7/2017 - Published: 4/3/2017 - Complete
Episode 15: A Deadly Mixup by Castle Season 9 reviews
A bakery murder piques Castle's culinary interest, while Esposito faces a tough personal challenge. Season 9, Episode 15.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 5 - Words: 14,313 - Reviews: 124 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 30 - Updated: 3/31/2017 - Published: 3/27/2017 - Complete
The Heart Wants What it Wants by skygirl55 reviews
For Kate Beckett and Richard Castle being together is impossible...or is it? [AU Future World / Companion to "The Illusion of Perfect"] 3 Parts.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 14,267 - Reviews: 84 - Favs: 67 - Follows: 75 - Updated: 3/25/2017 - Published: 3/18/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Episode 14: Murder By Any Other Name by Castle Season 9 reviews
A pair of flower-shop murders gives Beckett and her team quite a thorny mess to untangle. Meanwhile, Castle and Beckett have an important decision to make. Season 9, Episode 14.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 5 - Words: 12,840 - Reviews: 139 - Favs: 62 - Follows: 43 - Updated: 3/24/2017 - Published: 3/20/2017 - Complete
Bring Her Back by WRTRD reviews
What happens in the ambulance, and the first few days in the hospital, after Beckett is shot at Montgomery's funeral. AU end of S3, beginning of S4. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 21,794 - Reviews: 488 - Favs: 171 - Follows: 220 - Updated: 3/21/2017 - Published: 3/2/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Redux by skygirl55 reviews
What if Kate was never shot at Montgomery's Funeral? 3x24 & S4 AU
Castle - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 8 - Words: 14,873 - Reviews: 189 - Favs: 103 - Follows: 176 - Updated: 3/16/2017 - Published: 3/9/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Illusion of Perfect by skygirl55 reviews
Despite having completely different backgrounds and life experiences, writer Richard Castle and his detective partner Kate Beckett have always made their professional relationship work, but a dramatic event could finally be the catalyst for more. Caskett semi-AU w futuristic setting.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 23,185 - Reviews: 217 - Favs: 86 - Follows: 140 - Updated: 3/11/2017 - Published: 2/20/2017 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Heart In Wire by bravevulnerability reviews
'He doesn't truly know what they are – broken up, on a break, straddling the line between the two. All he really knows is that they can't be over.' A series of tumblr prompt fills with the common theme of being a 'post break-up AU'.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 19 - Words: 33,310 - Reviews: 313 - Favs: 126 - Follows: 96 - Updated: 3/10/2017 - Published: 3/4/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Overheard by madcrafter72 reviews
Kate overhears something that changes everything. Post The Limey. Written for Castle Fanfic Monday. Cover art by the delightful Angie @dtrekker. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 17,741 - Reviews: 278 - Favs: 154 - Follows: 335 - Updated: 3/8/2017 - Published: 10/17/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Episode 13: Thanatophobia by Castle Season 9 reviews
A murder with an oddly familiar M.O. puts the 12th Precinct on edge. When a second victim is discovered, Castle and the homicide team will be tested to the limit as they rush to solve the case before the killer strikes again...
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 5 - Words: 12,203 - Reviews: 165 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 43 - Updated: 3/3/2017 - Published: 2/27/2017 - Complete
In Between by WRTRD reviews
Trouble on the home front, set early in Season 5. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 23,549 - Reviews: 429 - Favs: 119 - Follows: 199 - Updated: 3/1/2017 - Published: 1/23/2017 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
Episode 12: Deadlier than Fiction by Castle Season 9 reviews
The team from the Twelfth investigates a murder straight out of the crazy world of fandom, as Castle's own writing struggles have him questioning his future.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 5 - Words: 14,214 - Reviews: 173 - Favs: 63 - Follows: 48 - Updated: 2/24/2017 - Published: 2/20/2017 - Complete
tuqburni by bravevulnerability reviews
'Life hasn't exactly been going well for him throughout the last three years, but he hadn't expected dying lost, alone, and in the middle of New York's worst blizzard in decades, to be his fate.' An AU twist on season 8 that picks up from the end of 8x07, 'The Last Seduction'. Two shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 6,501 - Reviews: 115 - Favs: 132 - Follows: 118 - Updated: 2/23/2017 - Published: 2/21/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
It's Cool for Cats by Garrae reviews
A repository for random stories from the Felis Felix universe (read that first). Beckett is pregnant - but what sort of babies will she have? Human, or feline? A rather sardonic look at pregnancy, with added genetics. Followed by The Visitor. Caskett and their very new twins have an unexpected visitor in the form of the giant cop, O'Leary. Caskett Cats #6 and #7.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 7 - Words: 26,190 - Reviews: 320 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 88 - Updated: 2/22/2017 - Published: 1/23/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Different Kind of Magic by skygirl55 reviews
A magical AU twist on Season 3's Set Up/Count Down. 3-parter. Caskett.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 3 - Words: 10,409 - Reviews: 89 - Favs: 77 - Follows: 103 - Updated: 2/18/2017 - Published: 2/11/2017 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Episode 11: Account for Murder by Castle Season 9 reviews
Castle tries to work some magic to give Beckett the Valentine's Day she deserves. Meanwhile, a case of a slain accountant sparks a realization with Kate about her recent behavior.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 5 - Words: 9,532 - Reviews: 169 - Favs: 64 - Follows: 50 - Updated: 2/17/2017 - Published: 2/13/2017 - Complete
Thankful by bingblot reviews
He hadn't meant to say it but he realized belatedly that he really wanted Beckett to come over to the loft for Thanksgiving dinner. An impulsive invitation leads to Beckett having some new thoughts about Castle and their relationship. 3-part Thanksgiving fic set after 2x10 "One Man's Treasure."
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Family - Chapters: 3 - Words: 21,276 - Reviews: 98 - Favs: 97 - Follows: 116 - Updated: 2/17/2017 - Published: 2/10/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Wedding Date by Lord of Kavaka reviews
Her best friend was getting married, and Kate Beckett needed a date. What she got was more than she bargained for. Caskett AU meeting. Based on the movie of the same name. Castle Summer 2016 Ficathon Entry. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 21 - Words: 72,467 - Reviews: 830 - Favs: 312 - Follows: 586 - Updated: 2/13/2017 - Published: 5/29/2016 - [Kate B., Rick C.] W. Sorenson, Madison Q. - Complete
Episode 10: Rest, Relaxation, Murder by Castle Season 9 reviews
With their daughter's birth on the horizon, Beckett and Castle take a much-needed "babymoon" vacation. But when a guest at their luxury resort dies under suspicious circumstances, they find themselves juggling their own R&R with finding a killer.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 6 - Words: 16,384 - Reviews: 150 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 45 - Updated: 2/10/2017 - Published: 2/6/2017 - Complete
Metamorphosis by skygirl55 reviews
An unprecedented viral outbreak alters the course of Richard Castle's life forever. AU-Post-To Love and Die in LA. Caskett.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 3 - Words: 16,774 - Reviews: 102 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 95 - Updated: 2/8/2017 - Published: 1/31/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Bloom Softly by bravevulnerability reviews
'He may have fallen in love with the city of Florence at first sight, but he thinks he fell in love with Kate Beckett even quicker.' AU. Loosely inspired by the film, 'Lost in Florence'. Two shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 6,514 - Reviews: 111 - Favs: 142 - Follows: 150 - Updated: 2/3/2017 - Published: 2/1/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Castle Fanfic: He Bought, She Bought by CharacterDriven reviews
A frustrated Beckett goes shopping, subconsciously selecting some rather elongated vegetables. A frustrated Castle also goes shopping, and everything he buys seems to be cream-filled. The farmer's market may never be the same. AU for S3:1.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 20 - Words: 90,583 - Reviews: 425 - Favs: 84 - Follows: 209 - Updated: 1/29/2017 - Published: 5/2/2016
Venus by skygirl55 reviews
Richard Castle hated soulmates. Not his soul mate—he did not know who she was or if she even existed—but the basic concept of soulmates. And that was saying something because, in general, Richard Castle was not a man who hated much. [Caskett Soulmate AU]
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 8,711 - Reviews: 71 - Favs: 102 - Follows: 101 - Updated: 1/28/2017 - Published: 1/25/2017 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
Around the Block by WRTRD reviews
Set in the summer between S2 and S3. Castle has broken up with Gina. Suffering from a terrible case of writer's block, he comes back to Manhattan to try to shake himself out of it. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 18,643 - Reviews: 413 - Favs: 159 - Follows: 213 - Updated: 1/19/2017 - Published: 12/30/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Life We Built by skygirl55 reviews
Kate Beckett never expected to find herself nineteen, pregnant, and motherless, but that was the hand life dealt her and she was dealing with it the best she could. She had finally decided to give her baby up for adoption when the baby's father showed up and complicated things. Richard Castle had a tendency to do that. (Caskett AU)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 21 - Words: 81,294 - Reviews: 804 - Favs: 347 - Follows: 491 - Updated: 1/19/2017 - Published: 10/29/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Glint by Aalon reviews
An AU take on the end of Season 3, in the cemetery at Roy Montgomery's funeral.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 22 - Words: 69,625 - Reviews: 464 - Favs: 123 - Follows: 277 - Updated: 1/16/2017 - Published: 9/13/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C.
Pas de Deux by bravevulnerability reviews
'His daughter is hopelessly smitten with her dance teacher, already attached, and she isn't the only one.' After enrolling Alexis in dance classes, Castle meets her talented instructor, Kate Beckett. AU. Three shot. For Alex.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 3 - Words: 14,697 - Reviews: 187 - Favs: 270 - Follows: 194 - Updated: 1/15/2017 - Published: 1/11/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Cataclysm by Griever11 reviews
'Loving her wasn't going away quietly. Loving her might break him.' Takes place after 4x21 Headhunters. Co-authored by jstar1382, chezchuckles and griever11.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 16,212 - Reviews: 346 - Favs: 180 - Follows: 313 - Updated: 1/11/2017 - Published: 12/28/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Work in progress by kimmiesjoy reviews
A collection of one shots based on dialogue prompts.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 9 - Words: 6,401 - Reviews: 241 - Favs: 65 - Follows: 116 - Updated: 1/7/2017 - Published: 9/13/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
In Your Dreams by WRTRD reviews
There's a whole lot of dreaming going on, but no one's admitting it. Set in S2. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 10 - Words: 21,667 - Reviews: 419 - Favs: 100 - Follows: 163 - Updated: 12/28/2016 - Published: 11/7/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Spirits by chezchuckles reviews
A Castle Christmas story, advent style. This is set in the Juice Cups and Coffee Mugs universe, where last we left them, Kate was about to give birth. This story takes place eleven months later, on December first of that year.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 25 - Words: 52,403 - Reviews: 520 - Favs: 93 - Follows: 113 - Updated: 12/25/2016 - Published: 12/1/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
To Face Unafraid by acertainzest reviews
(Season 4) It's almost Christmas, and things had been going pretty well between Castle and Beckett. But now a new complication has developed...
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 7,205 - Reviews: 68 - Favs: 87 - Follows: 89 - Updated: 12/24/2016 - Published: 12/23/2016 - Complete
A Single Dream Come True by seilleanmor reviews
A story for advent with a new chapter posted every day. Each chapter is one year later than the previous, from 2016 through to 2040. My interpretation of the canon future we were shown. Merry Christmas!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 24 - Words: 53,913 - Reviews: 654 - Favs: 123 - Follows: 185 - Updated: 12/24/2016 - Published: 12/1/2016 - Complete
State of Grace by bravevulnerability reviews
'Kate Beckett is simultaneously a mom and a homicide detective, in no way does she have time for a relationship, let alone with someone like Castle and definitely not now, during the hectic holiday season. Even if he could apparently make her daughter smile easier than anyone else has in a long time.' An AU story for Christmas.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 13 - Words: 36,400 - Reviews: 664 - Favs: 462 - Follows: 389 - Updated: 12/24/2016 - Published: 12/13/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Dancing by RedGrayBall reviews
The precinct's annual Christmas Ball is approaching, and not everyone is looking forward to it.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 15,026 - Reviews: 321 - Favs: 107 - Follows: 283 - Updated: 12/23/2016 - Published: 11/29/2016 - [Kate B., Rick C.]
Physical Therapy by Perspex13 reviews
"It doesn't matter, though, does it? The fact is I'm no closer to figuring out who's hurting Castle or why he's allowing it." Beckett notices some disturbing changes in her partner after her return to the 12th. An AU set early in Season 4 after Rise.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 11 - Words: 36,441 - Reviews: 274 - Favs: 159 - Follows: 220 - Updated: 12/23/2016 - Published: 11/20/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., C. Burke - Complete
Bah, humbug! by Garrae reviews
"It's not that she dislikes Christmas. She just doesn't see the point." Winter is not Beckett's favourite season. Christmas is Castle's favourite time of year. Two shot Christmas fluff.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 7,323 - Reviews: 80 - Favs: 37 - Follows: 54 - Updated: 12/21/2016 - Published: 12/19/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Life Lived by kimmiesjoy reviews
A collection of family based one shots. First chapter written for CastleFanficMonday.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 2 - Words: 979 - Reviews: 69 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 62 - Updated: 12/20/2016 - Published: 10/17/2016 - Rick C., Kate B.
The Christmas Project by skygirl55 reviews
Officer Kate Beckett is just trying to make her way through the holiday season with as little yuletide interaction as possible, but the more frequently she runs into a Santa Claus named Rick, the more he might be succeeding in warming her up to the season generally known as her least favorite. Caskett pre-series AU meet.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 23,494 - Reviews: 247 - Favs: 105 - Follows: 145 - Updated: 12/19/2016 - Published: 12/10/2016 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Fall to Pieces by skygirl55 reviews
Collapsing down against her calves, Kate's neck hung forward and her shoulders hunched as sobs began resonating in her diaphragm. In less than one minute her entire future had been erased—evaporated and disappeared as if it never existed. Angsty AU Ending to Cops & Robbers (4x07)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 11 - Words: 31,592 - Reviews: 346 - Favs: 197 - Follows: 288 - Updated: 12/14/2016 - Published: 11/8/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
No Such Thing As Coincidence by Liv Wilder reviews
"She can't get the image out of her head: the way Castle had looked at her when she walked across the bullpen earlier tonight wearing that strapless black gown." Set during "The Limey."
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 2 - Words: 7,885 - Reviews: 137 - Favs: 141 - Follows: 154 - Updated: 12/7/2016 - Published: 12/1/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Enjoy the Silence by leuska reviews
"The call comes at nine in the evening. They've had nothing, literally nothing, not a single, solitary lead, and then suddenly, everything moves so fast, it makes her head spin." Spoilers for the - gasp - 6x23 finale. Enjoy. Chapter 35.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 35 - Words: 130,887 - Reviews: 1482 - Favs: 291 - Follows: 587 - Updated: 11/29/2016 - Published: 8/21/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R.
Retrouvailles by bravevulnerability reviews
'It's been over a year since he last saw her and after all this time, of all places, he's literally bumped into her in the middle of Paris.' A post 3x24, Knockout, AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 24 - Words: 51,212 - Reviews: 1281 - Favs: 360 - Follows: 472 - Updated: 11/25/2016 - Published: 10/3/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Message For My Lover by Liv Wilder reviews
Set during 4x19: "47 Seconds." Goes AU after Castle overhears Beckett tell Bobby Lopez, "I was shot in the chest and I remember every second of it."
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 12,191 - Reviews: 210 - Favs: 158 - Follows: 231 - Updated: 11/22/2016 - Published: 10/29/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Is There Somewhere by bravevulnerability reviews
"You may not care, but I'm not losing you again," he states under his breath, his eyes a thunderous shade of blue burning bright in the darkness of night all around them. "Definitely not like this." A Castle Halloween Bash 2016 entry. Set during 4x22, 'Undead Again'.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 3 - Words: 11,311 - Reviews: 141 - Favs: 114 - Follows: 155 - Updated: 11/20/2016 - Published: 10/25/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Two Steps Forward by Trinity Everett reviews
On the anniversary of their kiss, Beckett takes a step to show Castle where she hopes they're going. A Season 4 AU two-shot. Now Complete for CastleFanficMonday: Tuesday Edition.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,392 - Reviews: 82 - Favs: 109 - Follows: 110 - Updated: 11/7/2016 - Published: 11/6/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Ghost Writer by kimmiesjoy reviews
A collection of unrelated AU Halloween themed one shots written for the Castle Halloween Bash 2016.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 6 - Words: 11,915 - Reviews: 126 - Favs: 46 - Follows: 55 - Updated: 11/3/2016 - Published: 10/5/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
All Wrapped Up by WRTRD reviews
"What do you mean you didn't get me a present?" Set near Christmastime in Season 5, but Beckett has already moved in with Castle. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 16,993 - Reviews: 317 - Favs: 98 - Follows: 153 - Updated: 11/1/2016 - Published: 10/20/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Powerless by ShutUpAndPull reviews
Rick has a visitor who encourages him to visit Kate post-shooting (3x24), and while he isn't certain it's the wisest idea at first, the rewards prove him wrong in the end.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 6,991 - Reviews: 48 - Favs: 79 - Follows: 118 - Updated: 11/1/2016 - Published: 10/26/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., Martha R., Jim B. - Complete
Sempiternal by bravevulnerability reviews
'There are only two options: let her die, peacefully, naturally, like a human should, or save her life by damning her at the same time. ' A Castle Halloween Bash 2016 entry. Three shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Supernatural - Chapters: 3 - Words: 6,772 - Reviews: 138 - Favs: 118 - Follows: 141 - Updated: 10/31/2016 - Published: 10/27/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Power Play by chezchuckles reviews
a co-authored fic by jstar1382 and chezchuckles. takes place after 'Always Buy Retail.'
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 7,183 - Reviews: 210 - Favs: 153 - Follows: 197 - Updated: 10/31/2016 - Published: 10/22/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Underneath by Kate Christie reviews
"Blinking long and slow, she turns, puts her profile to the ornate brass mirror. A thin, white line pulls at her skin, fainter now, but still tight. Still angry." A season four Castle AU made up of brief episode additions. Complete. Late Castle Halloween Bash 2016 Entry. :)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 4,718 - Reviews: 208 - Favs: 84 - Follows: 171 - Updated: 10/30/2016 - Published: 10/25/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Felis felix by Garrae reviews
"The day Richard Castle found a stray cat strutting through an alley, uncollared, unchipped, but clearly very expensively pedigreed, was the end of his world as he knew it. He just didn't realise it. Then." Fluff in six chapters. Written for the Castle Hallowe'en Bash. Caskett Cats Universe #1
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 21,383 - Reviews: 315 - Favs: 118 - Follows: 135 - Updated: 10/29/2016 - Published: 10/24/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
With Intent by Perspex13 reviews
"Why don't you flirt with me anymore?"
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 14 - Words: 46,645 - Reviews: 431 - Favs: 224 - Follows: 300 - Updated: 10/28/2016 - Published: 9/12/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Trifles by acertainzest reviews
A collection of short, mostly unrelated pieces written on tumblr as prompt responses. Some may contain mild Season 8 spoilers.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 15 - Words: 16,109 - Reviews: 230 - Favs: 70 - Follows: 121 - Updated: 10/24/2016 - Published: 11/26/2015
Secret by Father Vengeance reviews
Memorial Day weekend is Castle's chance to show her where it all began for him. But the secrets they both harbor aren't all grim. Some of them might just be the keys to seeing them through this challenging getaway and the initial hurdles of making a go of it together. Season 2 Finale AU. T for language, violence, and some sexual content.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 16 - Words: 62,506 - Reviews: 251 - Favs: 97 - Follows: 178 - Updated: 10/23/2016 - Published: 7/7/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Murphy's Law by skygirl55 reviews
The last person Kate Beckett expects to bump into in an airport is Richard Castle and of course he's on her flight, too. AU After Season 1.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 8 - Words: 30,387 - Reviews: 296 - Favs: 174 - Follows: 296 - Updated: 10/22/2016 - Published: 9/24/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
I'm Gonna Kill You, Castle by WRTRD reviews
Beckett is not happy about page 105, and she lets Castle know. In very certain terms. Set after S2x04 "Fool Me Once." Two-shot. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,298 - Reviews: 109 - Favs: 77 - Follows: 112 - Updated: 10/17/2016 - Published: 10/16/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
It's For You, Castle by WRTRD reviews
Beckett is suddenly writing letters, and so is Castle. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 25,102 - Reviews: 447 - Favs: 151 - Follows: 131 - Updated: 10/13/2016 - Published: 3/26/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
595 Broome St by ColieMacKenzie reviews
The moment they met, their lives became extraordinary. They just didn't know it yet. A pre-series meeting AU. Entry for the Castle Summer Hiatus 2015 Ficathon.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 7 - Words: 21,922 - Reviews: 405 - Favs: 236 - Follows: 590 - Updated: 10/11/2016 - Published: 5/18/2015 - [Kate B., Rick C.] Alexis C.
Living in the Spring Time by seilleanmor reviews
A sequel to Living is Easy and Living Out in the Snow. Castle, Beckett, and the kids at the cabin. My Castle Summer Hiatus 2016 Ficathon entry. As always, this is intended to fit with canon.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 14 - Words: 74,887 - Reviews: 562 - Favs: 147 - Follows: 267 - Updated: 10/11/2016 - Published: 5/24/2016
All the Things You Are by WRTRD reviews
Beckett's all alone in Manhattan, and Castle's in the Hamptons with Gina. Now what? All hell's about to break loose, that's what. Set in the summer between S2 and S3. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 19 - Words: 49,251 - Reviews: 862 - Favs: 199 - Follows: 320 - Updated: 10/6/2016 - Published: 8/8/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., Martha R. - Complete
Shot too soon by kimmiesjoy reviews
A collection of Caskett one shots.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 71 - Words: 82,910 - Reviews: 2577 - Favs: 338 - Follows: 477 - Updated: 10/1/2016 - Published: 10/11/2012 - Rick C., Kate B.
Going Up by Griever11 reviews
Castle and Beckett go apartment hunting. Season 2 AU, post Boom. A co-authored fic by me, chezchuckles and jstar1382.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 5 - Words: 7,509 - Reviews: 190 - Favs: 125 - Follows: 270 - Updated: 9/30/2016 - Published: 9/20/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Great Outdoors by muppet47 reviews
"Oh my god, do those pants unzip into shorts?" Kate and Castle go camping. A prompt fill for the #GoodLuckStana fundraiser.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,759 - Reviews: 43 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 104 - Published: 9/29/2016
My Sunny Valentine by Liv Wilder reviews
AU post-3x15 "The Final Nail." Takes place after Kate goes for a drink with Castle before her dinner with Josh on Valentine's Day.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 5 - Words: 16,577 - Reviews: 409 - Favs: 216 - Follows: 295 - Updated: 9/27/2016 - Published: 8/31/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Finding the Forest by acertainzest reviews
AU: Rick Castle goes on a writing retreat and meets a mysterious stranger.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 7 - Words: 32,400 - Reviews: 272 - Favs: 194 - Follows: 230 - Updated: 9/23/2016 - Published: 9/9/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Sitting in a Tree, Backwards, Part I by Bren Williams reviews
Ever wonder what might have happened if Beckett had dumped Josh & proposed to Castle out of nowhere? Ever wonder what Andrew Marlowe meant in the summer 2011 when he stated, "There are things in Beckett's life she's not ready to share with Castle..." This story has it all: romance, humor, angst, AND a twist.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 18 - Words: 37,301 - Reviews: 630 - Favs: 277 - Follows: 679 - Updated: 9/21/2016 - Published: 1/23/2011 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Sitting In a Tree, Backwards, Part II by Bren Williams reviews
It's Castle and Beckett's wedding night and things have not gone according to plan. Chapter 1, picks up soon after Part one ends. Rated M for steamy love scenes.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 4 - Words: 11,623 - Reviews: 65 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 105 - Updated: 9/21/2016 - Published: 2/13/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Compromised by bravevulnerability reviews
'Kate Beckett may have slid beneath his skin, threaded herself through his veins and leaked into his bloodstream, but maybe it was a good thing, for now, for the sake of the mission. He'd have her out of his system by the time it was all over with.' A roughly season 8 inspired AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 20 - Words: 69,790 - Reviews: 796 - Favs: 231 - Follows: 289 - Updated: 9/21/2016 - Published: 8/8/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Juice Cups and Coffee Mugs by chezchuckles reviews
Three of three in The Last Battle trilogy. Beckett and Castle return to New York City to resume a life interrupted. A post finale fic.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 10 - Words: 25,554 - Reviews: 325 - Favs: 115 - Follows: 174 - Updated: 9/19/2016 - Published: 8/8/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Shadow of Doubt by skygirl55 reviews
If Kate Beckett was ever sure of one thing, it was that never in a hundred lifetimes would she ever have expected this. (An AU version of Probable Cause)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 10,135 - Reviews: 105 - Favs: 87 - Follows: 174 - Updated: 9/17/2016 - Published: 9/4/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Hostage of the Heart by Netsrik1 reviews
AU from "47 Seconds" Late one evening an explosion rocks the precinct. Kate is there after hours and is taken hostage along with the rest of the late shift. Castle never returned after finding out Kate remembered her shooting. Will he come back to help the boys try to rescue her and the other police officers?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 10 - Words: 24,091 - Reviews: 316 - Favs: 163 - Follows: 372 - Updated: 9/9/2016 - Published: 6/6/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Accept No Substitutes by chezchuckles reviews
a co-authored fic with jstar1382. An AU version of the Nikki Heat episode. "How could he ever settle for a generic substitute when the original graced him with her presence every day?"
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 7,489 - Reviews: 165 - Favs: 114 - Follows: 157 - Updated: 9/7/2016 - Published: 9/1/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Overshot by Perspex13 reviews
"Frankly, we should've expected something like this. When we're together, Beckett, we're just too damn good. We just overshot a little." Beckett and Castle do things a little too well. Post-series.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Fantasy - Chapters: 4 - Words: 10,524 - Reviews: 90 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 42 - Published: 9/4/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Light in the Dark by skygirl55 reviews
Finding another living, breathing human being in the post-apocalyptic world was not just difficult, but impossible. Kate Beckett never expected to find anyone, let alone Richard Castle. After saving him from certain death, they form an alliance, which soon leads to the realization from both of them that they finally found a reason to keep living. Caskett AU/ZombieApocolypse
Castle - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 69,054 - Reviews: 471 - Favs: 167 - Follows: 221 - Updated: 8/31/2016 - Published: 7/9/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
By The Light In Your Eyes by ipreferwestside reviews
It's silly, and he's only come in a few times, but she finds herself looking forward to Tuesdays. To his easy smile, his bright blue eyes with their ever-present sparkle. A two-shot meeting AU. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 8,066 - Reviews: 85 - Favs: 101 - Follows: 105 - Updated: 8/30/2016 - Published: 8/23/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Goddess Wants to Play by Perspex13 reviews
Beckett's friend Carly (mentioned in 6x19) visits the precinct during Season 3.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Humor - Chapters: 4 - Words: 11,779 - Reviews: 86 - Favs: 58 - Follows: 45 - Published: 8/29/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Celebratory by bravevulnerability reviews
'Her body still hums with a kinetic energy, an electricity that begs to surge, be released, but this case has her dignity at stake, thanks to the man peeking over her shoulder between calming breaths. They can't afford to lose and perhaps, if they win, then maybe they really can find a creative way to celebrate.' AU episode insert for 2x02, 'The Double Down'. Three shot. For Alex.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 8,103 - Reviews: 129 - Favs: 156 - Follows: 164 - Updated: 8/27/2016 - Published: 8/23/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Inherited Traits III by chezchuckles reviews
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage. -Anais Nin. Castle and Beckett have their first date. Set early season four. Might need to read the first two in this series.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,388 - Reviews: 115 - Favs: 120 - Follows: 121 - Updated: 8/26/2016 - Published: 8/13/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Always The Bridesmaid by Liv Wilder reviews
Set during 4x11: "Till Death Do Us Part" Jenny is in need of an extra bridesmaid. Three-shot.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 9,439 - Reviews: 218 - Favs: 125 - Follows: 194 - Updated: 8/25/2016 - Published: 8/8/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
One Quarter by Perspex13 reviews
Pulling all the wires might have stopped the bomb, but life at the 12th still explodes. An AU story set immediately following Countdown. #CastleFicathon Summer 2016.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 19 - Words: 158,511 - Reviews: 645 - Favs: 264 - Follows: 352 - Updated: 8/22/2016 - Published: 5/21/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Impossible to Refuse by Trinity Everett reviews
When Rick Castle agrees to a meeting with the head of one of New York's more efficient crime families, he has no idea what he's getting into, or how it's going to change his life. A 2016 Castle Hiatus Mini-Ficathon story. Meeting AU. Job AU. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 11 - Words: 31,963 - Reviews: 413 - Favs: 209 - Follows: 258 - Updated: 8/20/2016 - Published: 7/29/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Season Two by chezchuckles reviews
An episode-by-episode response to season two of Castle. Follows Season One but it is not necessary to have read it.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 24 - Words: 17,012 - Reviews: 467 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 116 - Updated: 8/9/2016 - Published: 6/7/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Plot Twist by skygirl55 reviews
What if Castle & Beckett were given custody of Ryan & Jenny's little girl after their untimely death? Inspired by the movie Life as we Know it. Set mid-season 3, pre Knockdown.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 15,204 - Reviews: 145 - Favs: 148 - Follows: 228 - Updated: 8/4/2016 - Published: 7/17/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Text and Subtext by WRTRD reviews
A heavily medicated Beckett, recovering from her shooting at her father's cabin, starts texting. Set in the summer after 3x24 "Knockout." Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 27 - Words: 63,304 - Reviews: 1360 - Favs: 313 - Follows: 477 - Updated: 8/3/2016 - Published: 5/19/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Great Story by chezchuckles reviews
A continuation of 'The Last Battle'. Beckett and Castle, after surviving the season finale, must work to create the home they dream of. Two of three.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 25,757 - Reviews: 331 - Favs: 135 - Follows: 225 - Updated: 8/1/2016 - Published: 7/2/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Figé Dans Le Temps by bravevulnerability reviews
'It's his first signing abroad since… since she made a mess of things and spent months with him at her side, carefully putting all the pieces back together and earning the forgiveness she sought, the trust she shook.' A post season 8 AU. Inspired by photo prompts sent to me on tumblr.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 5,211 - Reviews: 116 - Favs: 107 - Follows: 142 - Updated: 8/1/2016 - Published: 7/19/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Shutterbug's Cornucopia of Procrastination Fics by Shutterbug5269 reviews
This will be my repository of one-shot's based on Tumblr gifs and other sources that strike my fancy. Basically when I need a break from my regular work the one shots I write will go here. Tentatively rated T but might go up to M if certain conditions occur.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 20 - Words: 28,716 - Reviews: 201 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 103 - Updated: 7/31/2016 - Published: 11/30/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
The One That Got Away by alwayswritewithcoffee reviews
When a bridesmaid is killed hours before a wedding, Ryan and Esposito are called to solve the case. Serving as their shadow, Rick Castle runs headlong into his past; ex-girlfriend and current bride, Kate Beckett. An AU re-telling of 2x12 'A Rose For Everafter'. [An eight-part prompt from the Castle fanfics prompt blog on Tumblr.]
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 8 - Words: 45,657 - Reviews: 222 - Favs: 183 - Follows: 295 - Updated: 7/31/2016 - Published: 7/1/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., W. Sorenson - Complete
Two Vodkas by honeyandvodka reviews
Tonight she could be anyone... A preseries Caskett meeting. Winter 2015 #CastleFicathon entry. Betaed by the extraordinary Kylie and Jamie. x
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 6 - Words: 11,188 - Reviews: 248 - Favs: 116 - Follows: 337 - Updated: 7/26/2016 - Published: 12/6/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
One & Done by Meg Moore reviews
A collection of little one-shots with no place to call home.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 16 - Words: 18,474 - Reviews: 367 - Favs: 85 - Follows: 145 - Updated: 7/24/2016 - Published: 5/27/2016 - Rick C., Kate B.
Seasons Change by skygirl55 reviews
When Johanna Beckett wins a contest to meet her favorite writer, Richard Castle, she's thrilled. Oppositely, her daughter simply doesn't see the appeal. One simple meet becomes the catalyst for a series of events none of them could have foreseen. Caskett AU. Castle Summer 2016 Ficathon Entry.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 40,109 - Reviews: 433 - Favs: 262 - Follows: 377 - Updated: 7/7/2016 - Published: 5/28/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., Johanna B. - Complete
The End of Lonely Street by ColieMacKenzie reviews
It'd been one of the more bizarre phone calls she'd ever received... AU post-ep for episode 4x20, 'The Limey.'
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,120 - Reviews: 107 - Favs: 150 - Follows: 166 - Updated: 7/3/2016 - Published: 7/1/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Father's Love by Liv Wilder reviews
Set during 4x01: Rise. Castle strode past the diner's long bank of windows as quickly as his legs would take him. A bead of sweat trickled down the middle of his back despite the cool of the evening. He was desperate to get inside. Kate's father had called him not a half hour ago and he couldn't get there fast enough.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 10,643 - Reviews: 233 - Favs: 182 - Follows: 224 - Updated: 7/3/2016 - Published: 6/29/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
It's Best If We Both Stay by ipreferwestside reviews
It feels like they might be crossing that line they've been toeing for years. That line between friends and something more. An early relationship AU. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 37,373 - Reviews: 222 - Favs: 153 - Follows: 406 - Updated: 6/30/2016 - Published: 11/1/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Coven by SeriesTherapy reviews
Is there anything worse than being forced to attend an obnoxious old friend's engagement party? Yes, having to go with Castle. As a couple. Albeit a fake one. Set in season 2.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 25,021 - Reviews: 156 - Favs: 127 - Follows: 272 - Updated: 6/30/2016 - Published: 5/19/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Kairos by Aalon reviews
Picking up in Season 5 one week after "Still", where Kate was standing on a live time bomb and going very AU from there. A significant element of science fiction drives this story about choices and the consequences of one decision.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 29 - Words: 104,637 - Reviews: 213 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 68 - Updated: 6/29/2016 - Published: 6/11/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Last Battle by chezchuckles reviews
Series Finale Fic. Takes place directly after the violent events in the Castle kitchen and spans the period of time directly after. Spoilers for all seasons of Castle. Multi-chapter.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 10 - Words: 28,383 - Reviews: 431 - Favs: 212 - Follows: 384 - Updated: 6/28/2016 - Published: 5/22/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Ceasefire by bravevulnerability reviews
'The blood has consumed the white of her shirt, drenched the fabric of her jacket, left her skin dull and papery, but he fell in love with a fighter, a warrior of a woman, and she can't give up now. He won't let her.' Takes an AU turn immediately after the shootout in the kitchen in 8x22, 'Crossfire'.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 31,458 - Reviews: 651 - Favs: 315 - Follows: 462 - Updated: 6/27/2016 - Published: 5/23/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Propinquity by ipreferwestside reviews
Castle is the Black Pawn wild child in danger of losing his contract. Beckett is the no-nonsense PR consultant hired to improve his image. Entry for the 2015 Castle Winter Hiatus Ficathon.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 34,919 - Reviews: 359 - Favs: 208 - Follows: 349 - Updated: 6/25/2016 - Published: 12/20/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Nothing To Lose by ColieMacKenzie reviews
This can't be the end; this just cannot be it. AU for episode 3x17, 'Countdown.'
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 4 - Words: 4,273 - Reviews: 265 - Favs: 176 - Follows: 249 - Updated: 6/23/2016 - Published: 6/6/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Unwritten by caffinate-me reviews
One of the last things true crime writer Richard Castle expected when he took a meeting with convicted murderer Kate Beckett was to be sent on a quest for proof of her innocence, the other was to fall in love with her. A Castle AU. Written 2012. Revised 2016.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 30 - Words: 72,822 - Reviews: 1755 - Favs: 867 - Follows: 696 - Updated: 6/18/2016 - Published: 7/10/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Doctor is Out, Now Complete by ucsbdad reviews
There's been a murder at St. Jerome's Hospital. Rick and Kate investigate and find Rick's least favorite cardiac surgeon is a suspect.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Crime/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 6,325 - Reviews: 58 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 77 - Updated: 6/16/2016 - Published: 6/14/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Josh D. - Complete
Take the Stairs by Trinity Everett reviews
Castle and Beckett spent one night together and over a year apart. Now they were neighbors and they had a second chance for something extraordinary. Pre-Series AU, Meeting AU. Caskett. A prompt response written for CastleFanficMonday and continued for the 2015 Castle Hiatus Ficathon.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 20 - Words: 105,568 - Reviews: 1123 - Favs: 616 - Follows: 853 - Updated: 6/11/2016 - Published: 5/25/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
In Translation by whatifellinlovewith reviews
"'Je me souviens,' she blurts, the words falling from her tongue in misspoken fragments. The sounds of French are unpracticed, tainted with an English accent, and yet instinctual. Useful. Because they let her keep her secret. all the while lifting the weight from her chest." A season 4 AU of sorts. For Cathey.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,867 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 61 - Follows: 22 - Published: 6/9/2016 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Best Award Ever by The-KLF reviews
A Season 3 AU insert somewhere after the two-parter, where Josh is a twinkle in his mom's eye and Gina is just an ex-wife. #CastleFanficMonday
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,118 - Reviews: 45 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 81 - Updated: 6/8/2016 - Published: 6/5/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R. - Complete
Season One by chezchuckles reviews
A chapter per episode of season one. Sometimes they might go AU, a what-if version, sometimes they just fill in between the blanks, sometimes it's only a reaction to the episode as a whole.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 8,047 - Reviews: 224 - Favs: 88 - Follows: 142 - Updated: 6/6/2016 - Published: 5/23/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Cure for Loneliness by Liv Wilder reviews
Season 2 AU. "It was Memorial Day weekend and with his daughter off in California visiting her mother, Richard Castle, mystery writer and fêted man-about-town, was at a dangerous loose end."
Castle - Rated: M - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 22,289 - Reviews: 623 - Favs: 221 - Follows: 288 - Updated: 6/4/2016 - Published: 5/27/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Rebuilding by Docnerd89 reviews
There are so many things we take for granted, even those to which we seemingly attach some value. It takes losing all of it to know the real value they hold though.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 13 - Words: 25,181 - Reviews: 241 - Favs: 77 - Follows: 212 - Updated: 6/2/2016 - Published: 2/13/2014 - [Rick C., Kate B.]
Blow Us All Away by ifonly13 reviews
"If we lay a strong enough foundation, we'll pass it on to you, we'll give the world to you and you'll blow us all away, someday someday." :: Glimpses into the 'someday'
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family - Chapters: 3 - Words: 9,898 - Reviews: 111 - Favs: 98 - Follows: 107 - Updated: 5/31/2016 - Published: 5/27/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
an idea whose time has come by airbefore reviews
A collection of filled prompts.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 6,229 - Reviews: 148 - Favs: 89 - Follows: 134 - Updated: 5/25/2016 - Published: 3/24/2016 - Rick C., Kate B.
now and now and now by closingdoors reviews
Post ep for the series finale. The seven year gap, Castle and Beckett, and their three children.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 2 - Words: 6,443 - Reviews: 103 - Favs: 146 - Follows: 361 - Updated: 5/25/2016 - Published: 5/17/2016 - Rick C., Kate B.
Pay Day by WRTRD reviews
When a TV executive is murdered, Beckett is called to the scene—and immediately barred from the case. Set after 8x18, the appropriately titled "Backstabber." Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 11,836 - Reviews: 274 - Favs: 63 - Follows: 53 - Updated: 5/21/2016 - Published: 4/20/2016 - Kate B., Javier E., Lanie P., V. Gates - Complete
Family Practice by jstar1382 reviews
Sequel to Medical Attention: Balancing life in a blended family can be hard enough, but when a pipe dream becomes a reality, can they survive with all pieces intact? (Beautiful cover art courtesy of Nadia) *2015 Castle Summer Ficathon*
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 10 - Words: 28,985 - Reviews: 541 - Favs: 258 - Follows: 470 - Updated: 5/16/2016 - Published: 6/13/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Prana by whatifellinlovewith reviews
AU: "It still catches him off guard, the wave of curiosity like a weight lifted off his shoulders, the wave of inspiration so very sweet, a taste of something he hasn't had in forever. Kate Beckett. She's going to be a tough nut to crack." Castle and Beckett meet in yoga class. Entry for the winter ficathon 2015.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 23 - Words: 50,108 - Reviews: 726 - Favs: 250 - Follows: 457 - Updated: 5/15/2016 - Published: 12/22/2015 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Fear of Rejection by Liv Wilder reviews
Post-ep for 3x13 "Knockdown."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 16 - Words: 40,322 - Reviews: 1327 - Favs: 343 - Follows: 489 - Updated: 5/14/2016 - Published: 4/14/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Coffee Sleeve by skygirl55 reviews
In a moment of darkness, Richard Castle receives an interesting-and life-changing-message from a fan. Set after an AU ending to 3x24
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 4 - Words: 11,236 - Reviews: 182 - Favs: 165 - Follows: 213 - Updated: 5/12/2016 - Published: 5/1/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Her Own Worst Enemy by Perspex13 reviews
She was so focused on keeping him safe that she didn't consider what might happen while she was away, didn't consider the one person who could call her on her behavior and maybe even lure him away.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 10 - Words: 58,400 - Reviews: 303 - Favs: 102 - Follows: 145 - Updated: 5/8/2016 - Published: 11/10/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Flowers For Her Grave by Shutterbug5269 reviews
Based very loosely on the prompt: "Rick was badly scarred while on a mission with his CIA muse Sophie. He dropped his playboy cover, quit writing and became a recluse. So when the Tisdale murders happen instead of him pulling strings to follow her Kate has to basically drag Castle out of his loft kicking and screaming."
Castle - Rated: K - English - Tragedy/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 3 - Words: 13,435 - Reviews: 78 - Favs: 99 - Follows: 163 - Updated: 4/26/2016 - Published: 4/6/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
Triumphant by Aalon reviews
The third and final installment of the Monster Trilogy, set in Season 7. This continues the AU tale of Richard Castle's disappearance at the end of Season 6, leading into Season 7. This picks up at the conclusion of Recluse. Please read Monster and Recluse first, as spoilers are throughout.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Mystery - Chapters: 21 - Words: 72,782 - Reviews: 224 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 36 - Updated: 4/14/2016 - Published: 12/31/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Somewhere No One Knows My Name by Liv Wilder reviews
Set around "Headhunters". -The hammer blow comes when she least expects it, and it's devastating. He wants to follow another cop, and not just any other cop. He wants to follow Ethan Slaughter, this uncouth meathead from Gangs whose last three partners all died on the job under questionable circumstances, earning Slaughter the unfortunate nickname: "The Widowmaker."
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 19 - Words: 51,528 - Reviews: 1229 - Favs: 265 - Follows: 443 - Updated: 4/12/2016 - Published: 11/14/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
As We Know It by bravevulnerability reviews
At the end of the world, they find each other. Apocalyptic AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Supernatural/Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 20,721 - Reviews: 231 - Favs: 155 - Follows: 206 - Updated: 4/6/2016 - Published: 3/20/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Without a Word by bravevulnerability reviews
'Castle opens his mouth, determined to set the words free in this moment of solace with her, but the noise that escapes his throat is hoarse, raspy, silent. He can't speak.' AU for 4x16, Linchpin. Two shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 8,683 - Reviews: 121 - Favs: 208 - Follows: 178 - Updated: 4/3/2016 - Published: 3/28/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Who The Hell Are You? by WRTRD reviews
Kate Beckett spent the summer recovering from having been shot, and hasn't spoken to Rick Castle in months. When she comes back to work, she finds that she has an unexpected rival. And she's going to fight. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 22,268 - Reviews: 420 - Favs: 145 - Follows: 260 - Updated: 4/3/2016 - Published: 3/13/2016 - Complete
See You At The Start by Lord of Kavaka reviews
The sight of Kate Beckett naked in his bed was breathtaking. Castle quickly climbed back onto the mattress and laid down beside her, his eyes milking in the glorious sight of all her naked flesh. Rated a strong T. Prequel to SEE YOU. Season 2 AU ONESHOT. Castlefanfics Prompt Challenge Fill.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,679 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 50 - Follows: 32 - Published: 3/28/2016 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
Fantasy Becomes Reality by KB-RC23 reviews
Alternate Episode Fic for Tick, Tick, Tick... and Boom! "...And in chapter 11, admit their attraction to one another and have sex." "It's fiction." Rated M. *Updated 03/27/16* Multiple chapter fic.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 4,705 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 64 - Follows: 149 - Updated: 3/27/2016 - Published: 12/5/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
Private Eyes 2: Psycho Killer by Lord of Kavaka reviews
Sequel to PRIVATE EYES. Detective Kate Beckett picks up a case that has an unexpected connection with her unsolved shooting. Meanwhile, her boyfriend, CIA Agent Rick Castle, is back in New York after an encounter with an international criminal simply known as "The Knave". Little do they know their worlds are about to collide. AU. Spy Castle. Castle Summer Hiatus 2015 Ficathon Entry
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Suspense - Chapters: 25 - Words: 100,290 - Reviews: 297 - Favs: 127 - Follows: 196 - Updated: 3/25/2016 - Published: 5/15/2015 - [Rick C., Kate B.] C. Maddox - Complete
Running Water by Perspex13 reviews
"What do you weigh, a buck twenty soaking wet? How the hell did you think you survived getting shot in the heart?" An AU that picks up during 4x10 (Cuffed) and takes a serious left turn from there.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Humor - Chapters: 33 - Words: 193,671 - Reviews: 856 - Favs: 176 - Follows: 260 - Updated: 3/21/2016 - Published: 10/1/2015 - Complete
Chasing Nirvana by caffinate-me reviews
AU. Two years after model Grace Beckett uses her twin sister, Kate's, name in a one-night-stand with mystery novelist Richard Castle, things get complicated when the real Kate Beckett brings Castle in for questioning in a murder.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 36,463 - Reviews: 549 - Favs: 230 - Follows: 587 - Updated: 3/14/2016 - Published: 10/19/2014 - Kate B., Rick C.
Cage Match by muppet47 reviews
"If you don't stop laughing I'm putting the gag back on." Kate's going to kill Castle. Early season 3.Written for #CastleFanficMonday.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,676 - Reviews: 51 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 132 - Published: 3/14/2016
Collecting the Thoughts of Others by seilleanmor reviews
A collection of prompt fills for the Castlefanfics Prompt Challenge, which can be found on the castlefanfics tumblr.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,535 - Reviews: 48 - Favs: 58 - Follows: 98 - Published: 3/12/2016
I'm Pertinacious, Beckett by WRTRD reviews
Kate Beckett is an extraordinary woman, so Rick Castle is going to woo her in an out-of-the ordinary way. Set in season 4, beginning immediately after 4x10, "Cuffed." Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 6 - Words: 13,379 - Reviews: 238 - Favs: 137 - Follows: 195 - Updated: 3/10/2016 - Published: 2/27/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Oxymoron by whatifellinlovewith reviews
AU: Castle is the fun English teacher. Beckett is the strict English teacher. All their students ship them together. (And they may ship themselves together, too). Castle Ficathon 2015 Entry.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 23 - Words: 100,652 - Reviews: 882 - Favs: 404 - Follows: 615 - Updated: 3/5/2016 - Published: 7/11/2015 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Caught Cold by swallowedminds reviews
Knockout AU where no one is shot. "And that is the biggest piece of crap you've said so far," shouts Kate, pointing her finger directly at his chest. "Why don't you just say it?" Taking a step closer, she says it again, adding more taunt to her voice while their eyes connect. "Why don't you say it, say it while I'm on two feet and not being shot at!"
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,840 - Reviews: 57 - Favs: 116 - Follows: 226 - Updated: 3/3/2016 - Published: 8/17/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Hello by bravevulnerability reviews
'The glimpse of her face, her smile illuminating his screen, causes his chest to burn, consumed by fire that chars his heart. He loves her, but it's not enough. It's too much. And he can't take anymore.' An alternate end to season 4 that changes everything.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 28,999 - Reviews: 607 - Favs: 361 - Follows: 472 - Updated: 3/2/2016 - Published: 2/1/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Boundaries by Griever11 reviews
Set post 4x10 - Cuffed. Castle and Beckett navigate through their tangled web of emotions while trying to solve a crime in a sex club. For Lou. My entry for the Castle Winter Ficathon
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 17,925 - Reviews: 175 - Favs: 116 - Follows: 287 - Updated: 3/2/2016 - Published: 12/14/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
We Want To Live Like Trees by recycled-stars reviews
A very old AU set post-Knockout in season 3, Castle and Beckett stumble towards something new, but as the conspiracy begins to unravel around them, Beckett realizes there are some stands we make alone.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Mystery/Angst - Chapters: 12 - Words: 58,743 - Reviews: 93 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 140 - Updated: 2/24/2016 - Published: 10/1/2011 - Rick C., Kate B.
Apperception by chezchuckles reviews
Set about two years into the future (hypothetical season 10), apperception is having a full understanding of an event because of the conditions that inspire it. A story roughly prompted by tumblr's one-writer-girl: "Beckett tries to win them back."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 11 - Words: 17,014 - Reviews: 521 - Favs: 148 - Follows: 309 - Updated: 2/20/2016 - Published: 1/16/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Spark by skygirl55 reviews
Kate Beckett and Richard Castle go to the Hamptons circa 2x22. (Slight-AU - takes place in the universe set up by prior story "A Glimpse")
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 15,141 - Reviews: 115 - Favs: 116 - Follows: 175 - Updated: 2/20/2016 - Published: 2/1/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Until Sunrise by swallowedminds reviews
Post ep for Cops and Robbers. For Valen. "He feels it too, that this thing between them, that whatever is holding them back isn't so strong here in this moment. And maybe, if they were alone, she'd drop her walls and let him in."
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 4,192 - Reviews: 56 - Favs: 72 - Follows: 110 - Updated: 2/17/2016 - Published: 2/14/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Second Chance by The Muse of Apollo reviews
After 6x23, Beckett goes to sleep regretting all the time she lost with Castle. The next day Beckett wakes up and she's in the body of her 1x01 self. Not a Death!Fic. Rated T for Language and Violence. Prompt from CastleFanFicPrompts on Tumblr. Now Complete!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 30 - Words: 69,778 - Reviews: 663 - Favs: 284 - Follows: 589 - Updated: 2/17/2016 - Published: 2/13/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Kiss Me, Castle: The Dress Chronicles by Cora Clavia reviews
3x14, the little black dress.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 10,986 - Reviews: 133 - Favs: 243 - Follows: 189 - Updated: 2/16/2016 - Published: 6/14/2012 - Rick C., Kate B.
Dreamgirl by WRTRD reviews
Beckett is on Castle's mind. Really, really on his mind. Set shortly after 3x13, "Knockdown." Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 16,951 - Reviews: 298 - Favs: 77 - Follows: 120 - Updated: 2/12/2016 - Published: 1/30/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Speak Now by skygirl55 reviews
Richard Castle has it all: fame, fortune, and Kate Beckett, the best friend anyone could ask for. Yet, when they're separated by her job abroad, Castle realizes he wants to turn their friendship into more. Before he can tell her, she returns...with her fiance. He's determined to stop the wedding, but will he be able before they say 'I do' (AU based on the movie Made of Honor)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 16 - Words: 45,257 - Reviews: 438 - Favs: 146 - Follows: 242 - Updated: 2/10/2016 - Published: 1/9/2016 - Complete
For Your Benefit by jstar1382 reviews
"This wasn't her typical scene, but she swallowed down the hesitation and painted on a smile. After all, he did all of this for her, to honor her mom." - Season 3 AU based around the time of the Johanna Beckett Scholarship Benefit. *2015 Winter Castle Ficathon*
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 12 - Words: 32,277 - Reviews: 869 - Favs: 267 - Follows: 470 - Updated: 2/6/2016 - Published: 11/30/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Parade of Truth by Ephemeral Lunatic reviews
Castle is in prison, wrongly accused for Johanna Beckett's murder. Based on a Castle Fanfic Prompt posted by Lord of Kavaka.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 14,404 - Reviews: 145 - Favs: 144 - Follows: 162 - Updated: 2/5/2016 - Published: 5/2/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
past tense by inherwanderings reviews
"Her breath catches in her throat, serpentine as it chokes her. She can't do this. She can't let herself think about that night when she has to bury her dead captain come morning." AU from season 2. Three-shot. For #CastleFanficMonday.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,493 - Reviews: 38 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 147 - Updated: 2/1/2016 - Published: 1/18/2016 - Rick C., Kate B.
The Life of Sound by acertainzest reviews
AU: Violinist Kate Beckett is both nervous and excited that superstar composer Rick Castle is guest-conducting the New York Symphony's holiday concert. But when a murder takes place in Symphony Hall, Kate and Castle find themselves collaborating on more than just music. Entry for the 2015/2016 winter hiatus ficathon.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 24 - Words: 84,846 - Reviews: 598 - Favs: 191 - Follows: 209 - Updated: 2/1/2016 - Published: 11/30/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Castle Fanfic: Exotic Dances For the Reluctant Beginner by CharacterDriven reviews
For Castle Hiatus Ficathon 2015. Rick has to attend a charity fundraiser. He talks Kate into accompanying him, while she attempts to conceal her winter blues. AU, set early S2. This was originally written as an M but I'm taking it to a T rating to comply with this website's guidelines. Also because I'm a puling coward. :-D
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 19,918 - Reviews: 60 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 71 - Updated: 1/31/2016 - Published: 1/27/2016 - Complete
State of the Union by caffinate-me reviews
When Special Agent Kate Beckett is offered an interview for a Secret Service position at the White House she didn't know what to expect, but even less than the position as personal protection for the first daughter, she never expected him. President/SSA AU. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 19 - Words: 51,749 - Reviews: 1732 - Favs: 754 - Follows: 958 - Updated: 1/24/2016 - Published: 3/9/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
No Exit by WRTRD reviews
While staying at Castle's loft after her apartment has blown up, Beckett stumbles on something…surprising. Set shortly after 2x18. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 24,558 - Reviews: 632 - Favs: 214 - Follows: 306 - Updated: 1/21/2016 - Published: 1/4/2016 - Kate B. - Complete
Room 48 by InkyCoffee reviews
"She glanced down at the slip of paper on the passenger seat, crossed with the hasty scrawl of the address. Yup. This was the place, all right." What if, in Headhunters, Castle found himself dumped out in the sticks mid-investigation by Slaughter? Belated birthday present for the lovely Nic/ColieMacKenzie. Twoshot. Rating will go up in the second chapter.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 9,780 - Reviews: 92 - Favs: 152 - Follows: 177 - Updated: 1/20/2016 - Published: 3/20/2015 - Complete
Trap Shooting by Desperate Derelict reviews
Yea! Holidays are over, and I'm baaack! This is a two shot, a belated Christmas gift to all of you marvelous fanfic writers that keep me endlessly entertained, and to the fantastic readers for whom they write. Takes place in current time (post 8x08 Mr. & Mrs. Castle). Now Complete, so it's back to Killing Time and Rewriting History. Enjoy, and Happy New Year!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Humor - Chapters: 2 - Words: 14,558 - Reviews: 39 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 27 - Updated: 1/16/2016 - Published: 1/14/2016 - Complete
Snapshots by l03l reviews
A collection of unrelated prompt fills and ficlets cross-posted on tumblr. Chapter 10: A continuation of 4x17 "Once Upon a Crime".
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 6,761 - Reviews: 128 - Favs: 71 - Follows: 141 - Updated: 1/13/2016 - Published: 8/19/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
Where I Find You by bravevulnerability reviews
'After her mother's death, after her father's dark descent into the bottle, the need for something light, something that wasn't stained in grief had become her lifeline.' A detour in Kate's journey to becoming a detective leads to a life changing meeting. AU. For Alex.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 7,168 - Reviews: 152 - Favs: 193 - Follows: 134 - Updated: 1/13/2016 - Published: 1/11/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Kiss Me, Castle by Cora Clavia reviews
I just escaped from possibly the most awkward date in the history of Earth, and I need to decompress. I brought ice cream. And wine. And cupcakes. 1x7, Home is Where the Heart Stops.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 59 - Words: 113,514 - Reviews: 2808 - Favs: 1,030 - Follows: 1,248 - Updated: 1/11/2016 - Published: 11/23/2011 - Rick C., Kate B.
Unscathed by FanficwriterGHC reviews
"If Tyson wants to play, he can play with her. Alexis will come out of this intact if it's the last thing Kate Beckett does." Season 4 AU. TW for violence, assault, recovery, and mature themes.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 36 - Words: 193,966 - Reviews: 1747 - Favs: 592 - Follows: 867 - Updated: 1/1/2016 - Published: 4/12/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C.
Peace & Joy by skygirl55 reviews
The lives of Kate and Jim Beckett are turned on end when a mysterious stranger arrives in town and joins them for the Christmas season. Though they don't know it, the appearance of Rick Rodgers is far from coincidental, and might just change all three lives forever. Entry in the Castle Winter Hiatus Ficathon 2015-2016
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 20 - Words: 48,835 - Reviews: 533 - Favs: 211 - Follows: 245 - Updated: 1/1/2016 - Published: 11/28/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Wintersong by chezchuckles reviews
An advent style story for the holiday season. Current with season eight, contains spoilers. For the soundtrack, visit my utube channel under chezchuckles. Thank you all for another blessing of a year.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 26 - Words: 60,431 - Reviews: 787 - Favs: 102 - Follows: 185 - Updated: 12/31/2015 - Published: 12/1/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
New Year, Baby by WRTRD reviews
It's the holidays, and Rick Castle, of all people, is seriously glum. Kate Beckett decides that she wants to cheer him up. Set during S3. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 4 - Words: 6,943 - Reviews: 150 - Favs: 112 - Follows: 188 - Updated: 12/31/2015 - Published: 12/26/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Snow Days: A Christmas AU by caffinate-me reviews
Detective Kate Beckett and mystery novelist Richard Castle are both on their way home to New York when their flight gets rerouted, but worse things could happen than being stranded in Montana for Christmas. Right? A Christmas AU set around the season 3/4 time frame.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 8 - Words: 12,108 - Reviews: 342 - Favs: 252 - Follows: 340 - Updated: 12/31/2015 - Published: 12/12/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Find Our Way Home by bravevulnerability reviews
"No matter what you do, no matter the obstacles that arise or the mistakes either of us make, I'll never be able to give up on us." After nearly two years apart, Castle and Beckett attempt to find their way back home in time for the holiday season. A season 8 AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 16 - Words: 52,722 - Reviews: 714 - Favs: 249 - Follows: 298 - Updated: 12/24/2015 - Published: 12/10/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Living Out in the Snow by seilleanmor reviews
Castle and Beckett's first New Year as a married couple, spent at her father's cabin. A sequel to Living is Easy, although it's not truly necessary to have read that story. A chapter posted every day for advent.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 24 - Words: 102,556 - Reviews: 575 - Favs: 155 - Follows: 213 - Updated: 12/24/2015 - Published: 12/1/2015 - Complete
O, a Christmas Tree! by WRTRD reviews
If Christmas spirit is contagious, Kate Beckett is secretly hoping to catch some from Rick Castle. Set in season 3. A three-shot. Complete.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 5,756 - Reviews: 92 - Favs: 50 - Follows: 82 - Updated: 12/20/2015 - Published: 12/16/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Three Wishes by skygirl55 reviews
During the course of an investigation, Castle finds a genie's lamp among a victim's belongings and decides to have some fun. [Crack!fic set mid-season 4]
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 3 - Words: 12,044 - Reviews: 66 - Favs: 83 - Follows: 81 - Updated: 12/20/2015 - Published: 12/14/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Close Encounters 30 by chezchuckles reviews
Never Send Flowers. Spy Castle and Beckett attempt to exfiltrate a former CIA asset.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 16 - Words: 48,417 - Reviews: 317 - Favs: 48 - Follows: 58 - Updated: 12/16/2015 - Published: 11/11/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Culpability by JeVeuxReves reviews
During Wrapped Up in Death, Castle hits his head and gets seriously injured when Beckett rigged his chair. Submission for Castle winter 2015 Hiatus Ficathon.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 9,228 - Reviews: 100 - Favs: 65 - Follows: 267 - Updated: 12/15/2015 - Published: 11/25/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
The Road Not Taken by alwayswritewithcoffee reviews
In any universe, they are meant to be together. It's only a matter of time. (Multi-chapter romance set entirely in the AU!Canon reality.)
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 16 - Words: 58,784 - Reviews: 225 - Favs: 122 - Follows: 379 - Updated: 12/10/2015 - Published: 11/11/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
Love, Unleashed by WRTRD reviews
Rick Castle has finally found the way to win Kate Beckett's heart. He's sure of it. Set shortly after 4x13, "An Embarrassment of Bitches." Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 12,976 - Reviews: 214 - Favs: 103 - Follows: 192 - Updated: 12/8/2015 - Published: 11/30/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Here For The Story by ColieMacKenzie reviews
A collection of unrelated ficlets and filled prompts. 10: flash fic prompt "Renewing Wedding Vows."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 10 - Words: 6,903 - Reviews: 290 - Favs: 112 - Follows: 174 - Updated: 12/4/2015 - Published: 4/6/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
Remember the Night by skygirl55 reviews
Seeing Richard Castle for the first time in a decade? Yeah, she could totally handle that...right? (Rick & Kate met in college AU)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 14 - Words: 28,978 - Reviews: 341 - Favs: 237 - Follows: 423 - Updated: 12/3/2015 - Published: 10/24/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Whisper by Aalon reviews
This is the third story in the Magic AU, and picks up a few hours after the end of The Long Game. If you haven't read those stories, please do so first. Otherwise, this won't make a lot of sense. What does one do when one's reality has been shaken to the core?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family - Chapters: 12 - Words: 28,783 - Reviews: 151 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 39 - Updated: 12/2/2015 - Published: 11/23/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
Richard Rodgers, Cyborg by Shutterbug5269 reviews
"Richard Rodgers, astronaut. A man barely alive. Gentlemen, we can rebuild him. We have the technology. We have the capability to make the world's first bionic man. Richard Rodgers will be that man. Better than he was before. Better...stronger...faster." Cover art courtesy of the lovely and talented Dtrekker
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 19 - Words: 49,143 - Reviews: 198 - Favs: 84 - Follows: 161 - Updated: 12/2/2015 - Published: 8/14/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., OC
The Right Call by WRTRD reviews
An old rival reappears, and Kate Beckett takes action. Surprising action. Set very early in S5, A/U in that Beckett and Castle are already engaged. A three-shot. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 8,081 - Reviews: 140 - Favs: 85 - Follows: 109 - Updated: 11/24/2015 - Published: 11/23/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Fly in the Garden by Aalon reviews
The fourth tale in the Different Road Taken AU, this story picks up a few weeks after LISTEN, and roughly a month after the conclusion of Out of the Forest and Into the Woods. Young Women are going missing in the Bay Area, which begins to impact the Castles Complex in Sausalito.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 25 - Words: 69,375 - Reviews: 240 - Favs: 48 - Follows: 76 - Updated: 11/17/2015 - Published: 8/28/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Sideways by JerichoSteele reviews
Since I thought Kate's "I want you" wasn't enough, this is my little spin on what should have happened on the night of Alexis' graduation. Had a recalibration to my cranial orb and decided that there was too much to this story to let it go so easily. WIP.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 7 - Words: 28,022 - Reviews: 270 - Favs: 99 - Follows: 179 - Updated: 11/17/2015 - Published: 4/8/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Demitasse by seilleanmor reviews
A sort of AU post episode universe. Kate and Castle meeting in a coffee shop after each case, to talk things out and have a moment of closeness.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 4 - Words: 11,032 - Reviews: 214 - Favs: 101 - Follows: 186 - Updated: 11/11/2015 - Published: 10/6/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
I Need Your Help by spaceman-earthgirl reviews
Beckett asks Castle to pretend to be her boyfriend so she doesn't have to turn up at her friend's wedding alone.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 10 - Words: 15,886 - Reviews: 252 - Favs: 167 - Follows: 337 - Updated: 11/9/2015 - Published: 10/14/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Close Encounters 29 by chezchuckles reviews
Octopussy: Agents Beckett and Castle are recalled to active duty at the CIA. Their first mission: rescue one of Castle's former assets.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 48,913 - Reviews: 250 - Favs: 52 - Follows: 73 - Updated: 11/2/2015 - Published: 9/21/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
North Star by jstar1382 reviews
Katherine Beckett is the city's most influential women's self help journalist. What happens when she becomes more involved in her next story than she initially intended? A Caskett AU story based on "How To Lose a Guy in Ten Days" for the 2015 Castle Summer Ficathon
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 10 - Words: 23,167 - Reviews: 453 - Favs: 174 - Follows: 348 - Updated: 11/1/2015 - Published: 5/31/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Target on Her Back by WRTRD reviews
When Castle steps over a line, Beckett lets him know exactly why she was so angry with him for having hidden a lead in her mother's murder case. Set between 5x01, "After the Storm," and 5x02, "Cloudy with a Chance of Murder." Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 9,468 - Reviews: 165 - Favs: 71 - Follows: 141 - Updated: 10/31/2015 - Published: 10/24/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Destiny by FuelDH206 reviews
One phone call and one little girl changed their lives forever.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Drama - Chapters: 13 - Words: 39,692 - Reviews: 274 - Favs: 113 - Follows: 235 - Updated: 10/27/2015 - Published: 4/13/2015 - Complete
In the Course of Human Events by BerkieLynn reviews
"What is she thinking? Uprooting her life, leaving the only town she's ever called home, and, even worse, dragging her father along because she's too selfish to leave him behind. But the new job should excite her. And it does. Secret Service Agent? It's a leap she never thought she'd take." Based on a prompt from the castlefanficprompts tumblr.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 58,058 - Reviews: 480 - Favs: 345 - Follows: 440 - Updated: 10/21/2015 - Published: 7/13/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
While You Were Sleeping by skygirl55 reviews
NYPD Officer Kate Beckett had no idea the simple act of saving a man's life could affect her life in such profound ways. Then again, that might be what happens when you save your favorite mystery writer...(Caskett AU - Inspired by the movie of the same name)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 25 - Words: 48,748 - Reviews: 496 - Favs: 179 - Follows: 298 - Updated: 10/21/2015 - Published: 7/25/2015 - Complete
Come Home Again by chezchuckles reviews
Two part post-episode tag (sorta) for 8x03 PhDead. Castle starts investigating.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 7,699 - Reviews: 116 - Favs: 70 - Follows: 126 - Updated: 10/20/2015 - Published: 10/12/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Steps by NotYetLostFaith reviews
"Hi, I hope you forgive me one day for this..."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 19 - Words: 29,394 - Reviews: 330 - Favs: 159 - Follows: 422 - Updated: 10/20/2015 - Published: 12/22/2014 - Rick C. - Complete
If These Wings Could Fly by prosemeds reviews
Always AU. Not much has changed in a year from the shooting. He still loves her. She's still looking the other way. Only now there's a lie and there's a secret. No cemetery. No gunshot. Just a soul lost. Pinned. Waiting. Not much has changed a year from when she almost died - but how the tables turn.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 9 - Words: 28,246 - Reviews: 146 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 188 - Updated: 10/16/2015 - Published: 9/13/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
What Shall Be Thy Amends? by Razgriz Ace reviews
"Do you know how twisted that feels? We have nothing. We are nothing," she hisses, "and I still felt like I had cheated." After going to bed with Colin Hunt, Kate comes to terms with what she wants and what Castle deserves. Season 4, AU post The Limey.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,370 - Reviews: 134 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 99 - Updated: 10/12/2015 - Published: 10/8/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Say Anything by bravevulnerability reviews
'No matter what she chooses, she'll lose either way, but she still chooses him.' With a new serial killer on the loose, the team must race against the clock to bring him down. But circumstances of the case threaten to tear Castle and Beckett apart. A co-authored story by bravevulnerability and Oliviet.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 20,730 - Reviews: 386 - Favs: 173 - Follows: 310 - Updated: 10/8/2015 - Published: 9/6/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Timepiece by Garrae reviews
Castle's had a few watches, down the last few years. Beckett has one watch. It has, according to her, been hers for the last five years. He's never seen her wear another. And now it's in pieces in her wrecked apartment.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 20 - Words: 66,060 - Reviews: 773 - Favs: 198 - Follows: 239 - Updated: 10/6/2015 - Published: 9/17/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Hook Up by drdit92 reviews
The words may not be there, but inspiration can be found in many nooks and crannies. It's time to explore a new one. Two shot set before season one. Little to no plot. Happy #CastleFanFicMonday everyone!
Castle - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 6,893 - Reviews: 81 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 100 - Updated: 10/4/2015 - Published: 9/14/2015 - Complete
Knowing You by Lord of Kavaka reviews
"Am… am I dead?" / "No… no. You're quite alive, Mr. Castle. A complete idiot, but an alive idiot." / Once famous author Richard Castle's luck was about to change when he woke up in the hospital to discover the beautiful Captain Kate Beckett by his bedside, almost eager to get to know him. a "The Time Of Our Lives" story; set in the AUverse.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 10 - Words: 14,520 - Reviews: 148 - Favs: 134 - Follows: 232 - Updated: 10/4/2015 - Published: 4/6/2015 - [Rick C., Kate B.] Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
Killing Time by Desperate Derelict reviews
Starts near the end of Season 2. Excerpt: "The irony of the situation didn't escape her ... She'd avoided even a hint of a romantic liaison with Castle, because she didn't want to be a conquest. She didn't want to be used. She needed respect ... It would be funny if it wasn't so damned tragic."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Drama - Chapters: 25 - Words: 68,423 - Reviews: 457 - Favs: 129 - Follows: 293 - Updated: 10/2/2015 - Published: 3/9/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., T. Demming
Working it Out by WRTRD reviews
Just as Katherine Beckett was finally ready to make a move on Richard Castle, he pulled away. What the hell happened? Why is he with that flight attendant? Not for nothing was Beckett the youngest woman in the history of the NYPD to make detective. She's going to figure this out if it kills her. Unless she kills him first. Set during 4x20, "The Limey." Complete.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 12,991 - Reviews: 273 - Favs: 158 - Follows: 232 - Updated: 10/2/2015 - Published: 9/13/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The One With by ivyandtwine reviews
A collection of unrelated one shots, inspired by Friends episodes. Chapter 1 - AU for A Deadly Game (2x24)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,517 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 49 - Published: 10/2/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
More Than Together III by seilleanmor reviews
A thirty day fanfiction challenge. Each chapter is based on a prompt word. In the same universe, but not chronological. Each is exactly one thousand words. SPOILERS for all US aired episodes.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 30 - Words: 31,313 - Reviews: 509 - Favs: 61 - Follows: 100 - Updated: 9/30/2015 - Published: 9/2/2015 - Complete
unspeakable by pauciloquy reviews
Knockout AU - Preview: "He's right you know," Castle murmurs softly, "some things would be a mistake in any life, in each place and forever."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 23 - Words: 60,275 - Reviews: 133 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 210 - Updated: 9/29/2015 - Published: 6/23/2015
34 Days by spaceman-earthgirl reviews
He hadn't heard from her since she'd left, he didn't even know if she was okay. So he was going to call her instead, whether she wanted him to or not.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 4 - Words: 6,867 - Reviews: 70 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 150 - Updated: 9/20/2015 - Published: 9/4/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Objects in Motion by chezchuckles reviews
Set October of 2015, Season 8. No spoilers known. A round robin story written, chapter by chapter, by these authors (listed alphabetically): bravevulnerability, chezchuckles, ColieMacKenzie, darkhours, encantadaa, griever11, jstar1382, narvanator, socasuallycruel, supermandy77, & The-KLF
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 26,211 - Reviews: 400 - Favs: 144 - Follows: 314 - Updated: 9/20/2015 - Published: 7/6/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Operation: White Whale by InkyCoffee reviews
Mission: Surveillance. Subject: Richard Castle. Transcripts from 27 Feb, 2009. [Castle Summer Hiatus 2015 Ficathon Entry] See my author page for new M!rated companion to Ch 81. Now complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 133 - Words: 25,654 - Reviews: 3311 - Favs: 152 - Follows: 289 - Updated: 9/20/2015 - Published: 5/12/2015 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Feels Like Home by bingblot reviews
An AU post-ep to 2x18 "Boom." "He cares about you, Kate. You may not see it; you may not be ready to. But he does." She saw it. She just didn't know what to do about it.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 30 - Words: 178,545 - Reviews: 747 - Favs: 464 - Follows: 593 - Updated: 9/19/2015 - Published: 4/27/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Arcadia by seilleanmor reviews
Castle and Beckett go undercover at a gated community, to investigate a string of mysterious deaths. Set Christmastime of season four, after Cuffed.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 15 - Words: 79,106 - Reviews: 918 - Favs: 406 - Follows: 540 - Updated: 9/19/2015 - Published: 8/18/2015 - Complete
Duplicity by thebazilelord reviews
Written for the lovely Lou (Inkycoffee)! Thanks for the prompt! Prompt: Josh is brought in for questioning for a case. Later, after being cleared, he confronts Castle to ask if he has a chance of getting back with Beckett since she and Castle aren't together, letting slip that Beckett knows exactly how Castle feels about her.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,655 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 43 - Follows: 117 - Published: 9/19/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
Falling into Place by RocksandCoffee reviews
AU. What if Castle went back for Kate at the end of "A Deadly Game?"
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 6,934 - Reviews: 82 - Favs: 89 - Follows: 205 - Updated: 9/18/2015 - Published: 9/7/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Tipping the Scales by Meg Moore reviews
'Martha is right. This really can't wait another day, wall be damned...' Castle and Beckett get a nudge in the right direction, courtesy of his mother. An AU Cops and Robbers ending in honor of Castle FanFic Monday.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 2 - Words: 4,196 - Reviews: 82 - Favs: 126 - Follows: 142 - Updated: 9/16/2015 - Published: 9/14/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Martha R. - Complete
A Little Bit More by muppet47 reviews
"I actually bet you," Castle says. "As in a wager. I'll get you to accept a pony AND Christmas magic." Season 2 Au. Castle buys Beckett a pony. A very, very, very late prompt fill for ThankYouTerri. Happy Christmas all year!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 8,163 - Reviews: 115 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 111 - Updated: 9/14/2015 - Published: 4/16/2015 - Complete
The Mating Game by Oliviet reviews
Castle and Beckett both join the same dating website after incessant encouragement from their family and friends and start talking to each other without knowing it due to the anonymity of their profiles. Loosely based on "You've Got Mail." My entry for the Rom Com Fic Challenge.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 12 - Words: 27,082 - Reviews: 493 - Favs: 311 - Follows: 594 - Updated: 9/13/2015 - Published: 6/6/2015 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Hi I'm Your Brother by WRTRD reviews
A sequel to "Hi, I'm Eliot," in which Eliot Beckett-Castle explains the ways of the world to his sibling, long before the baby is born. Part 3 of the baby saga, and my final entry in the Castle Summer Hiatus 2015 Ficathon. Complete.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 22 - Words: 38,652 - Reviews: 745 - Favs: 105 - Follows: 183 - Updated: 9/11/2015 - Published: 8/7/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., OC - Complete
Chord Progression by Griever11 reviews
"Castle. Man-child, annoying, frustrating, never listens to her – but also loyal, smart, funny, generous, kind-hearted, an amazing kisser." A post 3x14 AU, a three-shot of a fundraiser, guitars and Caskett fluff.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 5,703 - Reviews: 59 - Favs: 58 - Follows: 92 - Updated: 9/10/2015 - Published: 9/7/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Path to Paradise by chezchuckles reviews
A sequel to A Season in Hell. Castle is recovering from a gunshot wound intended for Beckett during Montgomery's funeral.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 10 - Words: 15,866 - Reviews: 373 - Favs: 172 - Follows: 271 - Updated: 9/9/2015 - Published: 8/8/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Her Battle by coldcoffeestains reviews
"She's Kate Beckett and it's midnight and she's falling apart on his doorstep." An AU set two months after Season 3. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 37,300 - Reviews: 358 - Favs: 294 - Follows: 555 - Updated: 9/9/2015 - Published: 10/28/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
I'd sink us to swim by liviafan1 reviews
Beckett's escort to cousin Sofia's wedding bails at the last minute. Castle swoops in, eager for a night out with her after the progress they've made in "Sucker Punch." Season 2 AU. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 4 - Words: 7,391 - Reviews: 115 - Favs: 86 - Follows: 236 - Updated: 9/8/2015 - Published: 4/19/2015 - Complete
The Space Between Us by Liv Wilder reviews
Three-shot set after "Cop & Robbers" but before "47 Seconds". "Hey. Did we get a body?" he asks the second she answers. "And good morning to you." He can hear her smile as she speaks, rightly chiding him for his lack of manners and any proper greeting. "Sorry. You're right. Let me start over." He takes a deep breath, pauses and then smiles. "Good morning, detective." COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 8,120 - Reviews: 182 - Favs: 152 - Follows: 181 - Updated: 9/5/2015 - Published: 9/3/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Fugitive by Cora Clavia reviews
AU. "Your fugitive's name is Mr. Richard Castle."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 23,224 - Reviews: 456 - Favs: 201 - Follows: 247 - Updated: 9/4/2015 - Published: 1/7/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
All We Know is Falling by Griever11 reviews
As Beckett heals from the gunshot wound after the fateful day at the cemetery, the rest of the world crumbles around her. Post 3x24, post apocalypse AU S4. Caskett.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Suspense - Chapters: 4 - Words: 11,362 - Reviews: 42 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 122 - Updated: 9/2/2015 - Published: 3/22/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
The Null Hypothesis by Docnerd89 reviews
Castle has a theory about unconvincing people who are convinced he and Beckett are in a relationship, and convincing them that they're not, by disproving whatever proof they have which stands as the foundation to their hypothesis that they are in a relationship.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 4 - Words: 5,605 - Reviews: 59 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 111 - Updated: 8/25/2015 - Published: 8/10/2015
Gone by Ky03elk reviews
How far can you travel to find what is gone? AU after Boom (2x18).
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 22,731 - Reviews: 456 - Favs: 112 - Follows: 274 - Updated: 8/25/2015 - Published: 7/2/2015 - Complete
The Giving Store by chezchuckles reviews
An Ellery Companion in the Dash Universe. A girls' day out with Kate, Allie, and Ellery.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family - Chapters: 4 - Words: 9,455 - Reviews: 118 - Favs: 61 - Follows: 61 - Updated: 8/24/2015 - Published: 8/21/2015 - Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
For All That You Are by rewritetheending reviews
After two more close calls and the beginning of a confession, Kate can't deny her feelings for Castle any longer. Still, diving into something new with her best friend and partner isn't as easy at she'd like it to be. This is a journey through the end of season three and how the C/B relationship might have developed if Kate had broken up with Josh after Countdown.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 11 - Words: 25,979 - Reviews: 418 - Favs: 224 - Follows: 465 - Updated: 8/23/2015 - Published: 7/13/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Never Be Alone by StarsAboveUs reviews
"That night after Castle left to go back to New York, Kate slipped one of his old t-shirts over her head to sleep in. Soon he would be sleeping beside her again, but while he was gone, the feel of his shirt against her skin made Kate think a part of him was already there with her." A fluffy Caskett story set in the beginning of season six.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,131 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 19 - Published: 8/16/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Bond That Can't Be Severed by glo1196 reviews
My entry into the "2014 Ficathon Entry." They were so close, but now he's missing and it's up to her to find him. This time it's his past that's hurled them into danger. A 6X23 continuation fic. with lots of angst, a riveting case with twists and turns and our favorite crime fighting couple.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 29 - Words: 63,182 - Reviews: 764 - Favs: 137 - Follows: 385 - Updated: 8/13/2015 - Published: 5/15/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R.
Unhinged by WRTRD reviews
In the middle of 4x21, "Headhunters," an angry Beckett confronts Castle at home. First two chapters are rated Rated T, but the final one is M. Three-shot. Complete.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 5,015 - Reviews: 131 - Favs: 140 - Follows: 201 - Updated: 8/12/2015 - Published: 8/10/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Hi I'm Eliot by WRTRD reviews
You heard him talking in "Womb with a View." Now he's out of the womb and has even more to say. (Castle Summer Hiatus 2015 Ficathon Entry. I finished one, and because I seem to have misplaced my mind I'm doing another.) Enormous thanks to dtrekker for the absolutely perfect cover art. Complete.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 20 - Words: 29,855 - Reviews: 645 - Favs: 125 - Follows: 185 - Updated: 8/7/2015 - Published: 7/10/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Worst Possible Time by Ganymede Rose reviews
A twist on Beckett's interrupted confession at the end of season two.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 15 - Words: 35,231 - Reviews: 290 - Favs: 190 - Follows: 381 - Updated: 8/6/2015 - Published: 6/1/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., T. Demming - Complete
Caught in the Riptide by bravevulnerability reviews
'Castle plops down to the sand once she's gone, opens his notebook on his bent knees and uncaps his pen. He came here for inspiration, and he may have just found it.' Based on a gif set by katigron on tumblr.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 44,561 - Reviews: 900 - Favs: 493 - Follows: 441 - Updated: 8/5/2015 - Published: 6/8/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Just One Call by spaceman-earthgirl reviews
What if Castle had called Beckett that summer? Set between seasons 3 and 4.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 8 - Words: 12,927 - Reviews: 184 - Favs: 125 - Follows: 288 - Updated: 8/5/2015 - Published: 7/15/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
For Blue Skies by bravevulnerability reviews
'New York was bracing for a hurricane and Kate Beckett was terribly ill prepared. But she was even less prepared to see Richard Castle again after a summer of silence.' Set late in the summer, post season 2.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 7 - Words: 15,208 - Reviews: 401 - Favs: 344 - Follows: 446 - Updated: 8/3/2015 - Published: 7/13/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Johanna by Cassie Bones reviews
AU where Kate Beckett has a daughter from a drunken one night stand in Las Vegas on her way home from Stanford. All she knows of the father is that he has bright blue eyes, which her daughter has inherited. 11 years later, Ryan points out the similarities between Joey Beckett and Castle, sending everything into chaos. Set in season 2.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Family - Chapters: 6 - Words: 15,753 - Reviews: 252 - Favs: 274 - Follows: 382 - Updated: 7/30/2015 - Published: 7/21/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., OC - Complete
may flowers by closingdoors reviews
AU. Castle and Beckett meet during the bank robbery in Cops And Robbers. After the events of Montgomery's shooting, her own, and breaking up with Josh, will Beckett still learn to let Castle in? COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 13 - Words: 43,420 - Reviews: 410 - Favs: 361 - Follows: 655 - Updated: 7/27/2015 - Published: 9/19/2014 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Flashlight by l03l reviews
Eight years later Richard Castle is found, and it's no longer his ring on her finger. AU from 6x23 "For Better Or Worse".
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 17 - Words: 59,498 - Reviews: 1242 - Favs: 573 - Follows: 892 - Updated: 7/25/2015 - Published: 9/22/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Fractus by drdit92 reviews
Post 47 Seconds. What happens when their inability to communicate pushes Kate past the limits of endurance? *My entry for 2015 Summer Hiatus Ficathon and #CastleFanFicMonday NO major character death and there will be a Caskett happily ever after. Promise. Trigger warnings for severe angst and suicidal thoughts. Rated M for sexual content and mature themes.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 12 - Words: 41,884 - Reviews: 599 - Favs: 205 - Follows: 315 - Updated: 7/25/2015 - Published: 6/29/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Forbidden Planet by shadoweddawn reviews
Castle and Beckett's Forbidden Planet evening. Post Law and Murder. Will become AU. Idea from castlefanficprompts on tumblr.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 34 - Words: 82,597 - Reviews: 336 - Favs: 222 - Follows: 499 - Updated: 7/21/2015 - Published: 12/21/2013 - Rick C., Kate B.
Castle & Beckett: Homicide by skygirl55 reviews
Det. Kate Beckett isn't so sure about her new partner, Det. Richard Castle. He's irritating and doesn't always play by her rules...he also just might be the one person she never knew she needed. AU set circa Season 1.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 28 - Words: 87,716 - Reviews: 590 - Favs: 324 - Follows: 400 - Updated: 7/13/2015 - Published: 4/4/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
To Be Coincidences by seilleanmor reviews
A Castle fanfiction for advent. Castle/Beckett AU meetings
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 5 - Words: 10,877 - Reviews: 137 - Favs: 92 - Follows: 207 - Updated: 7/13/2015 - Published: 12/1/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
another life by airbefore reviews
The tires chew up the road, carrying him back to the city he escaped from less than two weeks ago. Back to the oppressive heat radiating from the sidewalks and the cold loneliness of an empty loft. Back to the haunted streets, where the ghosts of happy memories and what-might-have-beens lurk around far too many corners. Post season one AU.[Summer Hiatus Ficathon Entry]
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 14,725 - Reviews: 308 - Favs: 124 - Follows: 356 - Updated: 7/13/2015 - Published: 5/25/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
To a Place Where We Ache by farewellblindgirl reviews
What happens when they get to cheat, and read the last page first? Set immediately after 'Flowers for Your Grave'
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 10,738 - Reviews: 144 - Favs: 64 - Follows: 234 - Updated: 7/3/2015 - Published: 5/28/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
Risking It All by Liv Wilder reviews
Castle steals a police horse. The arresting officer is none other than Kate Beckett. "You got yourself up there and now you're going to get back down. I want you to concentrate. Carefully lift your leg over its flank, then slide to the ground. Preferably without breaking anything. Or losing that blanket. No one wants to see your bare ass swaying in the moonlight. Least of all me."
Castle - Rated: M - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 16 - Words: 62,826 - Reviews: 771 - Favs: 265 - Follows: 536 - Updated: 7/3/2015 - Published: 2/1/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
Living is Easy by seilleanmor reviews
Castle Summer Hiatus 2015 Ficathon Entry. Castle's first time at the Becketts' cabin, summer after season four.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 20 - Words: 106,855 - Reviews: 682 - Favs: 271 - Follows: 358 - Updated: 7/2/2015 - Published: 5/19/2015 - Complete
Til Death Do Us Part by The Muse of Apollo reviews
Set mid-Season 3. Castle drops life altering news on Beckett. How will this news affect their relationship? Angst. Lots of it. Rated T for language and adult themes. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 18,700 - Reviews: 255 - Favs: 155 - Follows: 285 - Updated: 7/2/2015 - Published: 4/19/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
In the heat of the moment by kimmiesjoy reviews
A collection of M! oneshots.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 4,787 - Reviews: 112 - Favs: 107 - Follows: 152 - Updated: 7/1/2015 - Published: 6/14/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Atlantic by honeyandvodka reviews
A new series about a certain British secret agent? Even if it meant no more Nikki Heat, the offer was a dream come true. A change of scenery and a fresh challenge were exactly what he needed. So why did Castle feel like instead of starting a new story, he was closing a book mid-chapter? AU from 'When the Bough Breaks'.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 15 - Words: 33,726 - Reviews: 769 - Favs: 306 - Follows: 340 - Updated: 6/28/2015 - Published: 5/10/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Make Me Care by Liv Wilder reviews
Post-ep for 2x24 Beckett deals with the aftermath of Gina showing up at the precinct and then leaving for the summer with Castle. She makes great efforts to move on with her life, and then disaster strikes. "Make. Me. Care." She uttered the words one last time in a tissue thin voice, as cruel, embarrassing tears coursed down her cheeks. "Too late, Kate. You already do."
Castle - Rated: K - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 15 - Words: 66,838 - Reviews: 994 - Favs: 296 - Follows: 557 - Updated: 6/27/2015 - Published: 3/17/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
Lifeline by Annie Coomes reviews
Prompt: Headhunters; After Slaughter punches Castle in the gut, and after Kate walks away, Castle feels an explosion of pain in his midsection and passes out.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 22,365 - Reviews: 282 - Favs: 148 - Follows: 540 - Updated: 6/27/2015 - Published: 6/2/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
A Season in Hell by chezchuckles reviews
"My heart has known the coup de grace. Ah! I did not foresee it." -'A Season in Hell,' Arthur Rimbaud. Prompt from Panda09: where Castle takes the bullet for Kate at the end of season three
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 15 - Words: 23,659 - Reviews: 699 - Favs: 269 - Follows: 440 - Updated: 6/23/2015 - Published: 5/7/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Renewal by bcsm reviews
Season 4, picks up directly following the last scene in "Kill Shot." After Beckett's breakthrough with Dr. Burke, she finally feels hopeful about her future and impulsively calls Castle. What follows is an evening, unlike any they have ever had. There is laughter, honesty, a secret's unveiling, some angst and some romance too. I own nothing connected to Castle, I just love it so!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 4 - Words: 8,304 - Reviews: 47 - Favs: 46 - Follows: 134 - Updated: 6/18/2015 - Published: 6/11/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Martha R. - Complete
Hunt the Hunter by Aalon reviews
Set at the end of Season 5, this story picks up four days after the end of The Wonder. If you have not read that story, please do so, first, as it sets this AU into place.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Mystery - Chapters: 17 - Words: 59,316 - Reviews: 187 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 68 - Updated: 6/7/2015 - Published: 4/28/2015 - Complete
Healing Hands by bravevulnerability reviews
'Her hand flies to his forehead before she even realizes what she's doing, but his damp skin and fevered flesh steal her attention from the meaning behind her unplanned touch and that familiar worry uncoils from its hiding place inside her stomach.' In which a cold tests the boundaries of Castle and Beckett's partnership. Season 4 AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 12,602 - Reviews: 209 - Favs: 290 - Follows: 350 - Updated: 6/6/2015 - Published: 5/25/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Close Encounters 28 by chezchuckles reviews
GoldenEye. Spy Castle and Beckett hide out on their private island, hoping to turn Hunt to their side.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 11 - Words: 43,566 - Reviews: 222 - Favs: 48 - Follows: 53 - Updated: 6/3/2015 - Published: 5/8/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Down by RedGrayBall reviews
When he found out, he didn't seek solace in his old ways. Instead, as his dream of their future crumbled, he began his withdrawal into himself.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 22,408 - Reviews: 551 - Favs: 167 - Follows: 342 - Updated: 6/3/2015 - Published: 4/21/2015 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
Bad Medicine by Garrae reviews
"If he'd gone home when he'd really started to feel awful rather than sticking it out until everyone went home, and if he'd not gone in this morning when he felt like hell but wouldn't admit it – well, maybe Beckett wouldn't have been driving him to the doctor now."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 19,652 - Reviews: 255 - Favs: 154 - Follows: 230 - Updated: 6/1/2015 - Published: 5/27/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Monster by Aalon reviews
This is an AU take on the disappearance of Richard Castle before his wedding at the end of Season 6, leading into Season 7. As the title indicates, this is a rather dark tale with strong themes, so please be forewarned.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 17 - Words: 56,786 - Reviews: 180 - Favs: 52 - Follows: 63 - Updated: 6/1/2015 - Published: 4/28/2015 - Complete
Find You Anywhere by Ky03elk reviews
An AU Caskett meeting. Because regardless of time or distance, they will find each other. Three shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 6,897 - Reviews: 139 - Favs: 97 - Follows: 116 - Updated: 5/31/2015 - Published: 5/26/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
How The West Was Won by alwayswritewithcoffee reviews
"I now pronounce us husband and wife," Castle mutters at her ear, waggling both his eyebrows and his hand to display a matching wedding band. Just like that, she's Kate Rodgers, newly wedded and undercover in the Wild West. (7x07 before Castle and Beckett became Caskett. Season Two AU.)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 8 - Words: 17,840 - Reviews: 78 - Favs: 113 - Follows: 228 - Updated: 5/27/2015 - Published: 11/19/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Elastic Heart by bravevulnerability reviews
'Just another job, that's all Richard Castle would ever be. Maybe if she repeated it enough, she would actually believe it.' Based on a gifset by veraflynns on tumblr.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 21 - Words: 48,229 - Reviews: 948 - Favs: 426 - Follows: 520 - Updated: 5/27/2015 - Published: 3/18/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Medical Attention by jstar1382 reviews
S1 AU Based on a tumblr prompt from anon: Castle's a doctor, a friend of Lanie's. AU Caskett meeting at Lanie's birthday. *Castle Winter Hiatus 2014 Ficathon Entry* Cover art by the awesome (ScribbleAStory)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 59,178 - Reviews: 1352 - Favs: 568 - Follows: 790 - Updated: 5/26/2015 - Published: 12/14/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., Lanie P. - Complete
Midnight Calls by SeriesTherapy reviews
"The buzzing of her cell phone on the nightstand wakes her up. Before she even sees the caller's name, she recognizes the blue eyes in the picture. Castle. What does he want now?" Set after 3x22
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 3,574 - Reviews: 40 - Favs: 84 - Follows: 157 - Updated: 5/17/2015 - Published: 5/13/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Josh D. - Complete
This kind of knowledge by Docnerd89 reviews
When she finally met his eyes, there was such conviction that he knew he'd be powerless if she asked him to stop shadowing her. Her face wore a sort of furious determination, her eyebrows low, her jaw clenched. (AU, post Setup/Countdown)
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 4 - Words: 8,622 - Reviews: 70 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 94 - Updated: 5/16/2015 - Published: 4/21/2015 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
It Might Have Been by XX00Meg00XX reviews
A series of mostly unrelated one-shots inspired by missed conversations between Castle and Beckett that might have changed everything.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 4,913 - Reviews: 64 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 96 - Updated: 5/11/2015 - Published: 4/20/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
I Could Write a Book by WRTRD reviews
While recovering from her shooting, Beckett comes up with an unusual way to make amends to Castle. Set after 3x24 "Knockout."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 10,145 - Reviews: 112 - Favs: 120 - Follows: 140 - Updated: 5/11/2015 - Published: 5/5/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Time Lapse Lifeline by Griever11 reviews
'She hears the muffled voices around her, frantic and panicked but she can only make out the words that fall from his lips' - A 3x24 Knockout fic.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 522 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 21 - Published: 5/10/2015
Future Dreams by kbymyside reviews
The continued adventures of the Castle/Beckett family. A sequel to Lost Dreams.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 18,317 - Reviews: 72 - Favs: 105 - Follows: 248 - Updated: 5/10/2015 - Published: 4/12/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., OC
Overflow by bravevulnerability reviews
'He finds Kate Beckett standing in the middle of her small kitchen, an umbrella opened over her head, her entire body soaked in the water that's breaching her ceiling and coming down hard on her and everything she owns.' Inspired by a prompt from castlefanficprompts. Two shot. AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 2 - Words: 7,329 - Reviews: 86 - Favs: 152 - Follows: 174 - Updated: 5/10/2015 - Published: 5/7/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Framed by The Muse of Apollo reviews
AU: He was arrested for her mother's murder. She sat in the courtroom and watched as the jury convicted him of the crime. She visits him, without fail, once a month, asking "Why?" but each time, he insists he's innocent. Full prompt inside. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 5 - Words: 10,143 - Reviews: 105 - Favs: 106 - Follows: 126 - Updated: 5/9/2015 - Published: 4/27/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Ten Weeks Of The Ripper by Shutterbug5269 reviews
Fresh from their honeymoon, newlyweds Rick and Kate catch their first case as husband and wife: A serial killer preying on prostitutes in Washington Heights. Is he the descendant of the infamous Jack The Ripper or just a deranged psychopath? Many thanks to Dtrekker for the amazing cover art and Cofkett my beta. My second entry for the 2014 #CastleFicathon
Castle - Rated: T - English - Crime/Angst - Chapters: 26 - Words: 75,607 - Reviews: 231 - Favs: 65 - Follows: 141 - Updated: 5/4/2015 - Published: 5/21/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., OC - Complete
when we go crashing down, we come back every time by Griever11 reviews
"I'm not apologising for what I did if that's what you're here for, and if I had to do it all over again, I still wouldn't change a thing." - Fill for a tumblr prompt, AU from the end of Always. Three shot. Strong T.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 6,361 - Reviews: 38 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 124 - Updated: 5/4/2015 - Published: 4/24/2015 - Complete
stay tonight by ifonly13 reviews
They last a month. Twenty-seven days until she gives in to him. To the constant teasing and innuendos slipped into conversations about paperwork and standard operating procedures. :: An AU based on a gifset by katigron
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 6,420 - Reviews: 99 - Favs: 86 - Follows: 276 - Updated: 5/3/2015 - Published: 4/5/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
Convalescence by Sanctuaria reviews
"I'm like a broken mirror, Castle. I look into it and see parts of me are missing, but I don't know how to get them back. I don't know how to find them again." What if Beckett hadn't disappeared for 3 months after being shot and let Castle take care of her? With tensions running so high, will their love blossom or will secrets tear them apart forever? AU from 3x24. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 51 - Words: 148,300 - Reviews: 879 - Favs: 349 - Follows: 764 - Updated: 5/3/2015 - Published: 2/25/2014 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
Piece By Piece by Trinity Everett reviews
A look at how AU!Castle and AU!Beckett build each other up piece by piece. Follow-up to Pick Me Up At the Lost and Found.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,022 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 24 - Published: 5/2/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Ghostwriter by rewritetheending reviews
After Kate disappears, Castle will do whatever it takes to get her back, even if it means playing along with Jerry Tyson's dangerous game. But given the similarities between psychopaths and mystery writers, does Castle have an advantage that even 3XK hadn't considered? A multi-chapter mystery AU taking off from the end of Resurrection (7x14).
Castle - Rated: T - English - Mystery/Drama - Chapters: 7 - Words: 14,847 - Reviews: 95 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 53 - Updated: 5/2/2015 - Published: 4/13/2015 - Rick C., Javier E., Kevin R. - Complete
A Not So Temporary Thing by humerus reviews
Sequel to my fic Just a Temporary Thing. AU season 3. Four months after the events of "Tick, Tick, Tick/Boom", Kate is still staying with the Castles. But could a family tragedy make this temporary arrangement a bit more permanent?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family - Chapters: 19 - Words: 75,295 - Reviews: 514 - Favs: 327 - Follows: 780 - Updated: 5/1/2015 - Published: 2/3/2012 - Rick C., Kate B.
Curatio by ivyandtwine reviews
'She cannot believe her freaking arm is broken.' Set very early season 3.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 3 - Words: 6,364 - Reviews: 101 - Favs: 126 - Follows: 215 - Updated: 4/30/2015 - Published: 4/23/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Close Encounters 27 by chezchuckles reviews
SeaFire. "When Kate spoke, her voice was ragged. 'Diane Jolin is exhuming Dick Coonan's body.'" The spies try to get ahead of Diane Jolin's investigation into the program.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 12 - Words: 59,083 - Reviews: 258 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 52 - Updated: 4/29/2015 - Published: 4/6/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Long Game by Aalon reviews
Set in the AU created by the MAGIC story, this new story picks up two weeks after the end of MAGIC. A new crisis arises as Castle and his family are attempting to heal from the recent rampage of Scott Dunn.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Family - Chapters: 27 - Words: 94,504 - Reviews: 361 - Favs: 75 - Follows: 115 - Updated: 4/27/2015 - Published: 1/25/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
carry your heart with me by veritas-always reviews
An AU take on what could have happened if Cops and Robbers occurred after the events of 47 Seconds. Two-shot.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,389 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 102 - Follows: 137 - Updated: 4/26/2015 - Published: 4/24/2015 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Misconception by chezchuckles reviews
tumblr prompt: They slept together after Ryan's wedding but never talked about it. Kate finds out she is pregnant but doesn't know how to tell him, especially after the events of 47 seconds (and Limey).
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 34 - Words: 44,241 - Reviews: 1535 - Favs: 520 - Follows: 678 - Updated: 4/25/2015 - Published: 4/4/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Unique In All the World by chezchuckles reviews
A Dash Companion set about three/four months after Ellery is born. Kate returns home late after a certain murder case.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 4 - Words: 5,743 - Reviews: 109 - Favs: 65 - Follows: 95 - Updated: 4/23/2015 - Published: 4/14/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Today by RedGrayBall reviews
Castle decides to tell Beckett he's been pursuing her mother's case, knowing it will be the end of his hopes for a relationship with her. In the brief time before she arrives, he commits his thoughts to paper.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 5,472 - Reviews: 90 - Favs: 102 - Follows: 101 - Updated: 4/20/2015 - Published: 4/16/2015 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
madness by ColieMacKenzie reviews
Nothing matters except finding her... An AU take on 7x15, 'Reckoning'. Now complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 6 - Words: 5,731 - Reviews: 191 - Favs: 96 - Follows: 206 - Updated: 4/14/2015 - Published: 2/10/2015 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
A Dual Interception by XX00Meg00XX reviews
After the death of her brother, Kate Beckett finds herself stepping in to manage an all cop/firefighter football team. Can new defensive tackle, Detective Richard Castle, make her position a little more enjoyable? An AU Caskett meeting. #CastleFanficMonday (Will be continued soon)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,312 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 31 - Follows: 90 - Published: 4/13/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Imbroglio by Cora Clavia reviews
AU: Castle and Beckett in the world of classical music. Yep. Rick Castle, Barihunk.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 11 - Words: 10,188 - Reviews: 484 - Favs: 171 - Follows: 255 - Updated: 4/12/2015 - Published: 6/7/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
run the risk by bravevulnerability reviews
Castle escapes to Vegas for the weekend to "clear his head". Beckett ends up on the first flight out to sin city to change his mind. Set immediately before 4x20, The Limey. Three shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,318 - Reviews: 156 - Favs: 224 - Follows: 246 - Updated: 4/12/2015 - Published: 4/6/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Maritari by Trinity Everett reviews
A collection of Caskett oneshots centered around. Fourth and fifth chapters: Marry me. We can hold hands and go to parties that we end up ditching to drink wine out of the bottle in the bathtub together. Marry me. Slow dance with me in our bedroom with an unmade bed and candles on the nightstand.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 18,510 - Reviews: 110 - Favs: 85 - Follows: 120 - Updated: 4/10/2015 - Published: 1/5/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Dead set on you by kimmiesjoy reviews
AU first meeting. Her shoulders are slouched when he sees her. Everyone's are, but even with three layers of blood and make-up plastered to her skin the way she slumps as she walks is kinda cute.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 8,371 - Reviews: 248 - Favs: 198 - Follows: 146 - Updated: 4/9/2015 - Published: 3/2/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Winning It All by KroganVanguard reviews
Rick Castle thought nothing was going to top winning the Super Bowl. Then he drove into the back of Kate Beckett's car. An AU entry for the Castle Winter Hiatus Ficathon 2014.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 9 - Words: 23,180 - Reviews: 288 - Favs: 127 - Follows: 456 - Updated: 4/6/2015 - Published: 12/11/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
The Affliction of Richard Castle by purplangel reviews
He's never far from her thoughts, hovering in the back of her mind. The Detective in her, (not the warm-blooded woman, she keeps telling herself) yearns to know why her favorite author disappeared from the spotlight after completing the Storm series. She's never more shocked when a year later he steps off the precinct elevator, searching for her. AU/Romance/Co-written w/Retired1984
Castle - Rated: M - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 5 - Words: 10,547 - Reviews: 204 - Favs: 110 - Follows: 310 - Updated: 4/6/2015 - Published: 1/10/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R.
Fetch by chezchuckles reviews
Season 7. Post-'Reckoning' timeline. "Even knowing how ruthless nature can be, and how cunningly defensive, Kate Beckett is not at all prepared for the blind eyes staring back at her in the morgue."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Mystery/Supernatural - Chapters: 14 - Words: 22,545 - Reviews: 535 - Favs: 95 - Follows: 184 - Updated: 4/2/2015 - Published: 2/16/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Best Laid Plans by SabreDae reviews
Written for NonnaSo, a 5x19 "The Lives of Others" insert because there are plans that sometimes go awry and then there are perfect ones.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 9 - Words: 20,883 - Reviews: 105 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 73 - Updated: 4/2/2015 - Published: 3/17/2015 - [Kate B., Rick C.] Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
All Who Wander by chezchuckles reviews
Everything That Glitters 3. A Dash Universe story with adult Ellery. "All that is gold does not glitter, Not all those who wander are lost." -Tolkien
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 3 - Words: 9,069 - Reviews: 128 - Favs: 79 - Follows: 94 - Updated: 4/1/2015 - Published: 3/28/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Motherland by Ky03elk reviews
On the surface they are living the American dream, but as the sun goes down, so does their façade. An Alternative Universe
Castle - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 33,054 - Reviews: 537 - Favs: 109 - Follows: 143 - Updated: 3/31/2015 - Published: 1/26/2015 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Out of the Blue by Trinity Everett reviews
Kate arrives at the loft for an impromptu visit and she comes bearing news. A Season 6 AU that picks up after the beginning of 6x01, Valkyrie.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 15 - Words: 54,885 - Reviews: 470 - Favs: 347 - Follows: 504 - Updated: 3/28/2015 - Published: 11/17/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Close Encounters 26 by chezchuckles reviews
Licence Renewed. Beckett is healthy enough to want to get back to work, but the spies are about to hit a bump in their road to recovery.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 11 - Words: 53,505 - Reviews: 225 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 48 - Updated: 3/25/2015 - Published: 3/2/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Out of the Forest and Into the Woods by Aalon reviews
Set in the AU created by A Different Road Taken, this story picks up two days after the end of that story. Kate Beckett has left the NYPD force behind her, but finds that her experience in law enforcement has well-prepared her for her new life in California.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Crime - Chapters: 11 - Words: 39,512 - Reviews: 144 - Favs: 77 - Follows: 137 - Updated: 3/25/2015 - Published: 1/28/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
To Make You Want Me by XX00Meg00XX reviews
"She stares at Jacinda, yearns to be everything that the woman is, because she knows her lips taste like Castle's, knows her skin is painted with the scent of him. And maybe if she was blonde and flaky, fun and uncomplicated, Castle would want her just as much as he wants Jacinda." A three-shot fix it for the "47 Seconds"/"The Limey" arc.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 6,008 - Reviews: 123 - Favs: 112 - Follows: 195 - Updated: 3/22/2015 - Published: 3/16/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Every Corner of Love by A Beauty to the Rhythm reviews
"She thought Rick had shown her the depths of love, shown her every shade of it, every degree. But this … she'd made her choices hoping for moments like this." Inspired by 7x17, but no real spoilers, just future speculation.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,245 - Reviews: 54 - Favs: 61 - Follows: 71 - Published: 3/17/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., OC
Forward by RedGrayBall reviews
What if it didn't take a brush with death, or an ultimatum, or a confrontation? What if, one ordinary evening, she just realised she was finally ready to let him into her life?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 8,399 - Reviews: 170 - Favs: 174 - Follows: 258 - Updated: 3/16/2015 - Published: 3/5/2015 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
The Wonder by Aalon reviews
Set in Season 5, this is an AU take on the Watershed episode, where a different decision by Castle can yield different stories, and different outcomes. Multi-Chapter.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Family - Chapters: 21 - Words: 84,505 - Reviews: 466 - Favs: 118 - Follows: 241 - Updated: 3/16/2015 - Published: 1/17/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
I Was Thinking by LittleLizzieZentara reviews
'I can't stop wanting you. Needing you. Loving you. And it's really starting to piss me off.' What if instead of Castle overhearing Kate in '47 Seconds' Kate had overheard Castle talking to Martha and had come to a similar conclusion? Potential spoilers for all episodes. (Real chapter this time. :) 3-15-15 )
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 5 - Words: 8,982 - Reviews: 48 - Favs: 75 - Follows: 206 - Updated: 3/15/2015 - Published: 12/23/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
I Put a Spell on You? by skygirl55 reviews
What would happen if Castle and Beckett switched bodies? Set late Season 2 (Assuming Demming doesn't exist)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 8 - Words: 13,929 - Reviews: 108 - Favs: 90 - Follows: 135 - Updated: 3/14/2015 - Published: 2/28/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
turning page by bravevulnerability reviews
'He's been coming to her library for over a month now and she likes him, really likes him.' An AU that explores the meeting of a burdened librarian and a struggling writer. Three shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 3 - Words: 2,527 - Reviews: 142 - Favs: 211 - Follows: 203 - Updated: 3/13/2015 - Published: 3/9/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Come With Me by honeyandvodka reviews
For all the thought Castle had put into the apocalypse, he had never expected this… An AU set - at times - in the summer between seasons three and four.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Drama - Chapters: 20 - Words: 40,359 - Reviews: 599 - Favs: 93 - Follows: 175 - Updated: 3/12/2015 - Published: 1/4/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., OC - Complete
Summer Heat by mgharmon reviews
At the end of The Long Holiday, Castle and Beckett have an "understanding" for when Castle returns from the Hamptons in the fall. But what happens when Beckett gets cold feet?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 21,598 - Reviews: 63 - Favs: 58 - Follows: 123 - Updated: 3/10/2015 - Published: 2/25/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
Remnants by oliviakate55 reviews
Post Countdown (3x17) story that wouldn't leave me alone. Kate's realization that nothing in life is guaranteed comes on the heels of the dirty bomb case. Unfortunately, Josh does not share her renewed fervor to regain control of her life and her choices. Castle proves loyal as always.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 4 - Words: 6,579 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 60 - Follows: 188 - Updated: 3/10/2015 - Published: 2/6/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Asphyxiating chaos by chasingwords reviews
3x06 AU. Beckett knows she's too late from the moment she gets through the door of the motel room, Esposito at her back. The darkness of the room swallows them whole. No stars shine in the black sky behind them. No light to make the hope to find Castle and Ryan alive brighter.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,519 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 97 - Updated: 3/4/2015 - Published: 1/25/2015
Overactive Imagination by A Beauty to the Rhythm reviews
"Kate's hand trembles as she turns her key in the lock. Her blood sugar is low, but it's not food that she wants."
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 987 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 37 - Follows: 41 - Published: 3/2/2015
Lost Dreams by kbymyside reviews
What happens when Kate and Rick meet in front of their children's school? AU
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 40 - Words: 144,215 - Reviews: 588 - Favs: 513 - Follows: 740 - Updated: 2/28/2015 - Published: 5/1/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
The Closing of the Year by RedGrayBall reviews
As Christmas approaches, Beckett gets a little help in realising that by keeping Castle waiting for her, she's also been putting off her own life. A tribute to Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol".
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Supernatural - Chapters: 34 - Words: 68,334 - Reviews: 905 - Favs: 279 - Follows: 343 - Updated: 2/28/2015 - Published: 12/21/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Close Encounters 25 by chezchuckles reviews
Role of Honor. Now that Spy Castle and Beckett are back home after Paris, the process of healing their family's separation anxiety can begin.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 64,283 - Reviews: 251 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 57 - Updated: 2/26/2015 - Published: 1/31/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Long Holiday by mgharmon reviews
Diverges from canon at the end of Season 2 with a completely new Season Finale Episode. Castle and Gina leave for the Hamptons to reconnect. Beckett focuses on getting through Memorial Day Weekend. Alexis can't believe the adults in her life are so stupid...
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 26,884 - Reviews: 86 - Favs: 84 - Follows: 177 - Updated: 2/25/2015 - Published: 1/1/2015 - Alexis C., Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Kenopsia by seilleanmor reviews
Just playing with Cops & Robbers. What happens if Kate admits to needing Rick, and he leaves the bank to be with her?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 4 - Words: 17,380 - Reviews: 171 - Favs: 183 - Follows: 312 - Updated: 2/17/2015 - Published: 9/15/2014 - Complete
Red Shirt by SabreDae reviews
"Is- Is that my shirt?" Rick joins Beckett for dinner and makes a startling discovery. Detective Kate Beckett had stolen one of his shirts. Tumblr prompt. A series of mainly related oneshots.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 25 - Words: 37,902 - Reviews: 311 - Favs: 91 - Follows: 221 - Updated: 2/16/2015 - Published: 5/15/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
Surviving Paradise by drdit92 reviews
A cowardly betrayal leaves Rick Rodgers and Kate Beckett fighting for their lives. Can they learn to rely on the other; will it lead to something more? What happens when they return from exile and the world learns the truth? A/U. Complete. Giant hugs to who've taken a chance on this story and followed to the end. Which is just a beginning...
Castle - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 73 - Words: 328,232 - Reviews: 2253 - Favs: 297 - Follows: 340 - Updated: 2/15/2015 - Published: 5/17/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
No Sanctuary by bravevulnerability reviews
'This isn't an adventure, it isn't fun. It's a nightmare. They're being hunted like foxes and there is no other option, no way to fight, to win. They can only run.' An AU twist on 6x22, Veritas. For Nadia.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 24,155 - Reviews: 454 - Favs: 207 - Follows: 258 - Updated: 2/13/2015 - Published: 1/18/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Baby Steps by caffinate-me reviews
AU. Based on prompt from Tumblr- Castle is Beckett's physical therapist. When he had read "stabbed in the back", he had imagined a punk of a kid who had gotten on the wrong side of the law, not a gorgeous young woman from a well off family sporting a Stanford sweatshirt. A story in three parts.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,377 - Reviews: 170 - Favs: 236 - Follows: 269 - Updated: 2/12/2015 - Published: 2/1/2015 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Get a Grip by WRTRD reviews
Set fairly early on in S4. Uh-oh. Beckett inadvertently makes a move on Castle. Now what?
Castle - Rated: M - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 8,211 - Reviews: 180 - Favs: 158 - Follows: 256 - Updated: 2/12/2015 - Published: 1/28/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
At the End of the Day by skygirl55 reviews
What if New York City was subject to another terrorist attack and Beckett became one of the first responders? Set Season 4, one week after 4x07 Cops and Robbers.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 13,522 - Reviews: 97 - Favs: 162 - Follows: 244 - Updated: 2/8/2015 - Published: 1/31/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Misfire by Dave-ck reviews
It starts to come back to him. Flashes of brilliant colour against the grey fog of his mind. Light. Flashing. Reflected. And- Words, slurred on his lips. "I love you." Season Four AU.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 5,478 - Reviews: 119 - Favs: 66 - Follows: 281 - Updated: 2/8/2015 - Published: 10/13/2014
My You by jam821 reviews
Because fate exists in every universe.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 9 - Words: 24,564 - Reviews: 231 - Favs: 132 - Follows: 282 - Updated: 2/6/2015 - Published: 11/13/2014 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
World Anew by chezchuckles reviews
Castle arrived safely in his own world in 'Time of Our Lives' 7x06, but meanwhile the AU version of Castle comes to consciousness in his universe to find he's been shot while saving the life of a Captain Beckett of the Twelfth. This is the story of those in the AU. Follows the storyline set up in 'Change of State'.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 16,766 - Reviews: 169 - Favs: 103 - Follows: 162 - Updated: 2/1/2015 - Published: 1/10/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Rewound by Kate Christie reviews
"What's past is prologue." -William Shakespeare, The Tempest, Act II Scene I. An AU season six Castle story.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 22 - Words: 89,946 - Reviews: 1876 - Favs: 874 - Follows: 1,407 - Updated: 2/1/2015 - Published: 1/23/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
untold stories of a writer and his muse by Ephemeral Lunatic reviews
A collection of fills for prompts that intrigue.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,523 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 43 - Follows: 75 - Updated: 1/31/2015 - Published: 1/29/2015 - [Kate B., Rick C.]
Not Ready To Make Nice by Liv Wilder reviews
Post-Ep for '47 Seconds'. "I need a word with you." Castle's voice cuts through the hubbub of the bullpen even though he has it purposefully toned low. Low and rough, scraping at his vocal cords with a touch of something dark and smoky that tugs at Kate's gut, exciting and scaring her in equal measure.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 43 - Words: 138,131 - Reviews: 2587 - Favs: 662 - Follows: 870 - Updated: 1/28/2015 - Published: 4/20/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Close Encounters 24 by chezchuckles reviews
CE 24: Moonraker. Spy Castle and Beckett recover after the life-threatening events of Nobody Lives For Ever, eager to finally get home.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 10 - Words: 46,122 - Reviews: 198 - Favs: 52 - Follows: 57 - Updated: 1/21/2015 - Published: 12/31/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Attachment Syndrome by FanficwriterGHC reviews
She has a baby. She brought a baby back from Haiti. Can you even do that? Season 3 AU.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 39 - Words: 175,180 - Reviews: 2969 - Favs: 1,261 - Follows: 1,279 - Updated: 1/18/2015 - Published: 7/8/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Make It Out To Kate by Liv Wilder reviews
Set during 4x01: "Rise", immediately after the swing scene. Kate is shocked by how much seeing Castle again affects her. She can't get him out of her head. "So…what? I just wait? Behave like old times? Let things crawl on like before, with neither of us admitting what we really want?"
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 38,749 - Reviews: 767 - Favs: 363 - Follows: 498 - Updated: 1/16/2015 - Published: 11/30/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Hypothesis by A Beauty to the Rhythm reviews
After Castle and Beckett survive their encounter with the tiger, Castle comes up with a series of highly scientific experiments to find out exactly how Kate feels about him. Then he hatches a plan that just might get her to finally embrace those feelings. A Season 4 story that takes place after 'Cuffed.' Entry for the 2014 Winter Ficathon.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 5 - Words: 14,016 - Reviews: 171 - Favs: 115 - Follows: 246 - Updated: 1/11/2015 - Published: 12/9/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
carry you to me by airbefore reviews
This is her home. The place where she grew up, trekking up and down the mountains and racing through the fields. Where she learned to cook and drive and dance. The place where her memories live, where she can close her eyes and take a deep breath and almost hear the fading echo of her mother's voice. This is her home. And damned if she's going to give it up. - AU Christmas-type fic
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 5 - Words: 11,463 - Reviews: 238 - Favs: 76 - Follows: 215 - Updated: 1/11/2015 - Published: 12/16/2013 - Rick C., Kate B.
Truth or Dare by skygirl55 reviews
Richard Castle has been set up to take the fall for a murder he did not commit. (Prompt: What if Probable Cause took place in S4, before Castle & Beckett were together?) Canon through mid-S4.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 41,843 - Reviews: 235 - Favs: 157 - Follows: 275 - Updated: 1/8/2015 - Published: 11/29/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Remember Tonight by Freewheeler reviews
After nearly losing him in the explosion at the New Amsterdam Bank and Trust, she thinks she knows what she wants. How many days for a wall to come down? ** M-RATED ** Entry for the 2013 Castle Ficathon. ** Goes AU from Cops and Robbers ** This story was Winner, Favorite M-rated WIP in the Castle Fanfiction Writers' Guild Awards, 2014! *squeeeee*! COVER ART BY HONEYANDVODKA
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 16 - Words: 36,775 - Reviews: 509 - Favs: 275 - Follows: 743 - Updated: 1/4/2015 - Published: 5/22/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
fortune and glory by ifonly13 reviews
Kate Beckett works alone. But her latest mission forces her to face the reason she went into her line of work and to deal with the man who has challenged her patience from the start.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 17 - Words: 27,238 - Reviews: 244 - Favs: 106 - Follows: 185 - Updated: 1/1/2015 - Published: 11/2/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Run to You by happybeckett reviews
Though the drive is long, he goes to her when she calls. Rise post-hospital AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 52,528 - Reviews: 97 - Favs: 106 - Follows: 290 - Updated: 12/30/2014 - Published: 8/12/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
Empty Space by trishtumbles reviews
"Take a look at me now; I'm just an empty space. There's nothing left here to remind me, just the memory of your face." - Entry for 2014 Castle ficathon
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 14,685 - Reviews: 172 - Favs: 43 - Follows: 189 - Updated: 12/26/2014 - Published: 5/24/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
Silver & Gold by chezchuckles reviews
Castle Christmas. Spoilers for current season seven of Castle (but not for tonight's episode in this specific chapter). Each day of the Advent calendar (December 1-25), please expect a chapter to be posted as my gift to you this holiday season, as well as a song from the playlist (youtube: chezchuckles).
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 25 - Words: 59,208 - Reviews: 880 - Favs: 172 - Follows: 227 - Updated: 12/25/2014 - Published: 12/1/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
When I Was Drowning by Trinity Everett reviews
A chance meeting between two people has the potential to change their lives forever. A Caskett Meeting AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 4 - Words: 17,657 - Reviews: 128 - Favs: 250 - Follows: 194 - Updated: 12/24/2014 - Published: 12/21/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Believing Is Seeing by bravevulnerability reviews
"Seeing isn't believing. Believing is seeing." An AU story for Christmas.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 24,352 - Reviews: 654 - Favs: 524 - Follows: 403 - Updated: 12/24/2014 - Published: 12/15/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Thaw by RedGrayBall reviews
Beckett is distraught when Castle seems to have finally given up hope on them ever being more than just partners, and he begins to pull away from her, prompting her to face up to her own feelings.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 27 - Words: 51,258 - Reviews: 1060 - Favs: 405 - Follows: 831 - Updated: 12/21/2014 - Published: 10/23/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
carry you with me by bravevulnerability reviews
'It's been months since Montgomery's funeral, since the gunshot, since the damning diagnosis after she awoke from surgery. ' An alternate ending to 'Knockout' that changes everything. AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 7,046 - Reviews: 187 - Favs: 260 - Follows: 264 - Updated: 12/13/2014 - Published: 12/7/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Rookie by kimmiesjoy reviews
I'm the apple that didn't fall far from the tree. I barely rolled further than the roots. AU-ish Future Fic
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 7 - Words: 15,785 - Reviews: 281 - Favs: 135 - Follows: 166 - Updated: 12/8/2014 - Published: 11/21/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., OC - Complete
Handle With Care by bravevulnerability reviews
A single chance meeting can change everything. AU. Cover art by ournorthstars.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 31 - Words: 69,091 - Reviews: 1355 - Favs: 774 - Follows: 852 - Updated: 12/6/2014 - Published: 8/27/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Snippits by glo1196 reviews
Small snippets of conversation between Beckett and everyone on the show starting in the first epiosde. These are short little insights into conversations we may have missed.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 321 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 30 - Published: 12/3/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., Lanie P., W. Sorenson
What Happens In AC by Trinity Everett reviews
"Castle, Castle wake up." Their joined hands wiggle against her belly in her efforts to rouse him. "Castle, we got married last night," she hisses. - A Season 4 AU that starts mid-4x08 (Heartbreak Hotel) based on a tumblr prompt. Caskett.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 46,145 - Reviews: 584 - Favs: 576 - Follows: 622 - Updated: 11/30/2014 - Published: 10/13/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Private Eyes by Lord of Kavaka reviews
Everyday was the same. Get up, work, and then go to bed. Kate Beckett was bored. She needed a change in her routine. So, after some nagging from her best friend, she allowed herself to be set up on a blind date… and that's when she met Rick Castle. AU. Spy Castle. Entry for 2014 Castle Ficathon.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 22 - Words: 99,843 - Reviews: 469 - Favs: 270 - Follows: 363 - Updated: 11/27/2014 - Published: 5/27/2014 - [Kate B., Rick C.] Sophia T. - Complete
Change of State by chezchuckles reviews
The AU of 7x06 "Time of Our Lives" AU in which Castle makes it to Captain Beckett with those two coffees. 'Yet in these thoughts myself almost despising, Haply I think on thee, and then my state, Like to the lark at break of day arising From sullen earth, sings hymns at heaven's gate.' -William Shakespeare
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 7 - Words: 16,299 - Reviews: 245 - Favs: 127 - Follows: 201 - Updated: 11/26/2014 - Published: 11/14/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
How We Met You, Baby by MajorSam reviews
"I've always known I was an accident… thanks in no small part to you, dad." She glared at her father. Castle smirked and shrugged. "I just didn't know there was a story to it. And judging by the reaction of the crowd… I'm in."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 22,275 - Reviews: 205 - Favs: 119 - Follows: 258 - Updated: 11/24/2014 - Published: 10/16/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
all my broken heart beats by BerkieLynn reviews
From a tumblr prompt "Castle never brought Jacinda to the crime scene in the Limey." Would lack of a blonde flight attendant give Beckett the courage to tell Castle how she feels?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 3 - Words: 15,819 - Reviews: 123 - Favs: 158 - Follows: 199 - Updated: 11/22/2014 - Published: 7/15/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Close Encounters 23 by chezchuckles reviews
Nobody Lives For Ever: Spy Castle works to get Beckett away from the ever-tightening net of the Collective - with the dubious help of his father.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 44,898 - Reviews: 220 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 47 - Updated: 11/20/2014 - Published: 10/28/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Magnitude of These Small Hours by A Beauty to the Rhythm reviews
"The moment hits them both squarely on the chest. Images from the last hour flicker between them; hot, sweet memories they know will never completely fade, no matter where this takes them." Every second of the wondrous, magnificent things that happened between "Beckett, what do you want?" and "Made you a coffee." Post-Always. Now complete.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 18,992 - Reviews: 192 - Favs: 255 - Follows: 234 - Updated: 11/13/2014 - Published: 11/3/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
All I Want Is Now by blue252 reviews
"Her mind flashes back to his question – his invitation to the Hamptons. He's building up ideas in her head, painting pictures of a Fourth of July spent on the beach, fireworks and bonfires; relaxation and a break from the work she's thrown herself into even harder since Memorial Day. And it's tempting." A post season 2 AU in which Castle returns after only two weeks.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 15,777 - Reviews: 424 - Favs: 215 - Follows: 449 - Updated: 11/9/2014 - Published: 8/6/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Shut up and kiss me by kimmiesjoy reviews
A set of interconnecting kiss based one shots set in the not so distant Caskett future.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 25 - Words: 27,814 - Reviews: 878 - Favs: 151 - Follows: 246 - Updated: 11/9/2014 - Published: 3/27/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Castle: Single Shots by KroganVanguard reviews
Castle drabbles or oneshots that weave in and around the series.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 13 - Words: 10,647 - Reviews: 70 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 79 - Updated: 11/7/2014 - Published: 9/10/2013 - Rick C., Kate B.
Two Can Play by changinlndscape reviews
Beckett doesn't realize at first that it's a game. 4x6 AU (Demons) Fluff. Fluff. Fluff. Fluff.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 17,008 - Reviews: 84 - Favs: 103 - Follows: 173 - Updated: 11/7/2014 - Published: 10/12/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Breaking The Law For You by kimmiesjoy reviews
When fate reveals Castle's plan to run off to Paris and save his kidnapped daughter, terrified for his life, his safety, Kate Beckett sees no other option than to go in his place. AU. Target/Hunt. Based on a prompt from louisemcdoogle. Cover art by LoveJessieLou.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 18,062 - Reviews: 137 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 132 - Updated: 11/7/2014 - Published: 11/2/2014 - Complete
Felix Finis by eyrianone reviews
AU Post 'For Better or Worse' The search for Richard Castle.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 17 - Words: 39,364 - Reviews: 936 - Favs: 199 - Follows: 524 - Updated: 10/31/2014 - Published: 5/13/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
I choose you by Ky03elk reviews
A chance encounter leaves Kate questioning the decisions of her past and the road that she's currently walking with Castle. Will making a different choice lead to a new them? Or will the ghosts that haunt them both prove too much to overcome? A rewrite of 47 seconds.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 19,335 - Reviews: 449 - Favs: 139 - Follows: 285 - Updated: 10/31/2014 - Published: 9/24/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Love Shack by A Beauty to the Rhythm reviews
"He almost lets it go. Almost doesn't press the issue. But the thought of the noises she'd make with his mouth at her throat, their chemistry on display for others to watch and enjoy, is just too tempting." A few chapters of AU spiciness that takes place after 7x02 - "Montreal."
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 12,524 - Reviews: 233 - Favs: 126 - Follows: 252 - Updated: 10/27/2014 - Published: 10/7/2014 - Complete
Hard Push by MsMorg reviews
Beckett deals with suicidal thoughts in the beginning, which is set sometime between the end of 4x20 and when she talks to Dr. Burke in 4x21. Following that, how Caskett deal with the fallout and work towards something better. Slight AU... Rated M for suicidal thoughts & intercourse.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 22,028 - Reviews: 144 - Favs: 67 - Follows: 208 - Updated: 10/26/2014 - Published: 2/25/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
Correspondence by RedGrayBall reviews
A thoughtless remark from Beckett makes Castle give up on them ever becoming more than partners, and he leaves. Without being able to talk to him, Beckett must convince him that he's wrong about her feelings.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 24 - Words: 33,246 - Reviews: 501 - Favs: 338 - Follows: 379 - Updated: 10/23/2014 - Published: 8/26/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Vacation by RedGrayBall reviews
Beckett is forced to take two weeks of paid leave, and Castle invites her to the Hamptons with him. She reluctantly agrees, and starts to discover that her feelings for him are stronger than she was willing to admit.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 16 - Words: 24,146 - Reviews: 400 - Favs: 230 - Follows: 616 - Updated: 10/23/2014 - Published: 9/24/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Momentous by ColieMacKenzie reviews
It's quiet. Just the rustle of fabric, quiet steps on the carpet and the soothing whisper of his voice. It's the small moments.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 6 - Words: 4,009 - Reviews: 215 - Favs: 144 - Follows: 147 - Updated: 10/22/2014 - Published: 3/18/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Close Encounters 22 by chezchuckles reviews
Win, Lose, or Die. Beckett goes down in the line of duty and Spy Castle must save her life, but he can't trust his father.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 50,068 - Reviews: 223 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 50 - Updated: 10/20/2014 - Published: 9/27/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
No Place I'd Rather Be by skygirl55 reviews
When Richard Castle learns his publisher hired a writing consultant to help him complete his latest novel he's insulted-until he meets her. Dr. Kate Beckett was merely looking for a summer job between semesters, but could three weeks with the famous writer might be more than she bargained for? Caskett AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 23 - Words: 60,737 - Reviews: 607 - Favs: 331 - Follows: 398 - Updated: 10/18/2014 - Published: 8/23/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Fall From Grace by Shutterbug5269 reviews
Kate had been only partially conscious and unprepared when the first thunderous boom sounded almost right over the cabin accompanied by a flash bright light. Her whole body went rigid as the flashes and booms began to repeat over and over again, as the panic attack fully claimed her. Fix it fic for 4x01 *Spoilers for Rise*
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 8 - Words: 15,386 - Reviews: 148 - Favs: 108 - Follows: 231 - Updated: 10/9/2014 - Published: 6/27/2014 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Sin by Oliviet reviews
They were going back. Headed back to the same ropes course that started their relationship. Only this year, she's not allowed to have him. And that only makes her want him that much more. Sequel to Lust.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 5 - Words: 11,295 - Reviews: 72 - Favs: 99 - Follows: 148 - Updated: 10/4/2014 - Published: 9/8/2014 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Impossible by AddisonSp reviews
Something that was taken from Kate is suddenly restored. However, it was never in a way she imagined. Will a stunning revelation bring our duo closer together or deepen a growing divide? Season 4, AU after The Limey. A 2014 Ficathon Entry that was not completed in time.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 25 - Words: 75,019 - Reviews: 823 - Favs: 260 - Follows: 669 - Updated: 10/4/2014 - Published: 6/12/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
Castling by muppet47 reviews
"She isn't here, Mr. Castle. Don't you want to protect her? Isn't that what all of this is about?" AU from "Always"
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 19 - Words: 53,560 - Reviews: 985 - Favs: 408 - Follows: 706 - Updated: 9/30/2014 - Published: 6/25/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
There Is Only The Battle by Shutterbug5269 reviews
"There are no victories, there is only the battle. The best you can hope for is to find your spot." Another AU look at Castle, rearranged. Kate lost her shield her first year as a detective, Can Detective Lieutenant Richard Castle earn her trust enough to help solve the case of her shooting? My Entry for the 2014 #CastleFicathon. Now with amazing new cover art by @Dtrekker
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 9 - Words: 19,957 - Reviews: 82 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 128 - Updated: 9/30/2014 - Published: 5/19/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
Seeking Clarity by Trinity Everett reviews
What would've happened if Kate had called Castle before going back to work in Rise? A season 4 AU. An extremely late 2014 Summer Hiatus Ficathon entry.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 11 - Words: 66,262 - Reviews: 261 - Favs: 281 - Follows: 310 - Updated: 9/30/2014 - Published: 9/14/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Worst of Words by Kate Christie reviews
"…Give thy worst of thoughts/The worst of words." -Othello, Act 3, Scene 3. After Castle disappears, the only thing keeping Kate Beckett afloat is her conviction that Richard Castle is alive. But in order to return to work, Beckett is forced by Burke to keep a daily journal. 6x23 2014 CastleFicathon. Thanks to Angie & E for gorgeous artwork & Alex for an amazing summer of editing.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 133 - Words: 27,029 - Reviews: 4535 - Favs: 425 - Follows: 607 - Updated: 9/29/2014 - Published: 5/19/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Footsie by kimmiesjoy reviews
Post Cops and Robbers. The first time her foot grazes his ankle beneath the table he passes it off as accidental.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 3 - Words: 4,498 - Reviews: 137 - Favs: 89 - Follows: 135 - Updated: 9/29/2014 - Published: 9/27/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Distance Between Two (Season Six) by Ky03elk reviews
One scene – A thousand words. The same challenge as last year; to create a linking moment between each Season Six episode. One chapter a day until Season Seven arrives.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 23 - Words: 29,128 - Reviews: 741 - Favs: 71 - Follows: 154 - Updated: 9/29/2014 - Published: 9/7/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Day You Walked Away by jam821 reviews
On the verge of starting something new, Beckett accepts Castle's invitation to the Hampton's only to have Gina arrive before he can reply. The lonely summer stretches ahead but that's not the last Kate sees of Castle or his family. An AU Season Two ending and Summer 2014 Ficathon entry.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Family - Chapters: 16 - Words: 43,317 - Reviews: 586 - Favs: 284 - Follows: 561 - Updated: 9/28/2014 - Published: 5/19/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
Close Encounters 21 by chezchuckles reviews
Casino Royale. An old threat rears its ugly head when John Black contacts Spy Beckett. To protect their family, the Spies must gamble for their lives, and hope that the house really does win.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 10 - Words: 49,043 - Reviews: 177 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 48 - Updated: 9/24/2014 - Published: 8/31/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A One And Done Kind Of Girl by InkyCoffee reviews
"I'm sorry, there's a mistake. I've never been married." The clerk was not to be put off. "Well according to this, you have. And it looks like you still are." What if Kate's Vegas bridegroom wasn't Rogan after all? An AU meeting/6x23 fix-it, cowritten by AnnieXM and louisiemcdoogle.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 6 - Words: 12,040 - Reviews: 192 - Favs: 195 - Follows: 268 - Updated: 9/24/2014 - Published: 9/19/2014 - Complete
Sweet by International08 reviews
He shakes his head, laughter bubbling up from his chest. She can feel it under her hands, can feel his overflowing joy as it rises up. It pushes a grin out of her. Complete.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 4 - Words: 6,832 - Reviews: 71 - Favs: 70 - Follows: 83 - Updated: 9/23/2014 - Published: 9/20/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
We Are Stung by chezchuckles reviews
Rick Castle is rescued. (A supposition of season seven). If you like, you can easily insert this into Learn to Have Been's timeline, or read it is all on its own. Title is from the poem 'Wind Sleepers' by H.D. Happy Almost Castle Monday!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 745 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 15 - Published: 9/22/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
What We Are Willing to Give by A Beauty to the Rhythm reviews
Our favorite writer wakes up on a boat in the middle of nowhere, dazed, confused, and ... shirtless? He's being targeted by a mysterious new enemy and it looks like his only choice is to go into hiding. Who better to accompany him than his gorgeous partner and fiancee? A post-S6 AU, with a fluffy reunion scene, some very unusual wedding vows, and heaps of suspense. Now Complete.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 21 - Words: 67,744 - Reviews: 499 - Favs: 151 - Follows: 275 - Updated: 9/22/2014 - Published: 6/9/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Sleepless in Manhattan by Docnerd89 reviews
S4 AU It's been a month since Kate was shot. A month since he's heard from her. A month since he's been sleepless in Manhattan.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 11 - Words: 24,254 - Reviews: 290 - Favs: 102 - Follows: 188 - Updated: 9/21/2014 - Published: 8/10/2014 - Complete
X-factor: Perspiration by chezchuckles reviews
a post-ep for 3x03 'Under the Gun', this follows my post-ep story, X-factor, in which Beckett and Castle are re-learning each other after the Hamptons summer, meeting up for drinks at a diner they've dubbed Halfway, though both are in outside relationships.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,291 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 52 - Published: 9/19/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
decalescent by bravevulnerability reviews
'He read that body heat helps in these situations.' Season 4 AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 5,443 - Reviews: 106 - Favs: 208 - Follows: 178 - Updated: 9/18/2014 - Published: 9/13/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Choice by skygirl55 reviews
"You don't need to know my name in order to play; you just need to know the rules of the game, Kate. Didn't I tell you? We're going to play a game." Post "To Love and Die in LA" (3x22). What if Kate had to choose?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 19,121 - Reviews: 86 - Favs: 81 - Follows: 173 - Updated: 9/18/2014 - Published: 9/1/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Raw by International08 reviews
His chest heaves beneath her, staccato gasps echoing in the darkness of his room. Post-Always. Complete.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 4 - Words: 7,224 - Reviews: 92 - Favs: 148 - Follows: 122 - Updated: 9/17/2014 - Published: 9/13/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Homeward by Coffee and Prose reviews
Matthew was his name and Kate could count on one hand the number of things she knew about him - A Caskett adoption journey.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Drama - Chapters: 26 - Words: 80,643 - Reviews: 459 - Favs: 224 - Follows: 435 - Updated: 9/15/2014 - Published: 11/5/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
We Could Always Just Cuddle by InkyCoffee reviews
A collection of unrelated drabbles, based around the hugs/cuddles meme on Tumblr. AMAZING cover art by dtrekker!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 35 - Words: 18,677 - Reviews: 723 - Favs: 105 - Follows: 214 - Updated: 9/13/2014 - Published: 2/5/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
Heart of a Diamond by purplangel reviews
AU. Rick's completed the Storm series and is looking for a female muse for inspiration. He hears about the stunning, illustrious Diamond through an exclusive men's club and decides he has to meet the high-end escort for himself. He's amazed by her hidden depths and floored by the realization that he just might not be man enough to handle her. (Romance/Angst)
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 24 - Words: 61,786 - Reviews: 1011 - Favs: 260 - Follows: 354 - Updated: 9/11/2014 - Published: 4/25/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R. - Complete
ABC by leuska reviews
She can't help but let out a laugh, a surprised and breathless sound, at seeing him like this. No idea what he's doing, but still cute. When his head whips around to look at her, his shocked blues meet her green ones and she can feel a soft smile settle over her face as the tension of the day finally starts to slowly seep out of her bones. Oh yeah, she's home. Definitely home.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 5 - Words: 22,559 - Reviews: 122 - Favs: 128 - Follows: 205 - Updated: 9/9/2014 - Published: 10/20/2013 - Rick C., Kate B.
Learn to Have Been by chezchuckles reviews
This is a Season 7 supposition only. I have no knowledge of spoilers or teasers, this is purely an idea at what their winter would look like in 2014-2015 after that season-ending fiery accident.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 23 - Words: 47,051 - Reviews: 883 - Favs: 175 - Follows: 288 - Updated: 9/7/2014 - Published: 7/3/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
In Case of Emergencies by chezchuckles reviews
a story in the Dash Universe. set a few years after Dash of Summer.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 7,631 - Reviews: 96 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 86 - Updated: 9/6/2014 - Published: 9/1/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Uvivi by seilleanmor reviews
Summer of 2010. Just a little twist on things that wouldn't quite let me go.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 3 - Words: 6,958 - Reviews: 152 - Favs: 106 - Follows: 200 - Updated: 9/1/2014 - Published: 8/14/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Flashforward by caffinate-me reviews
Flashforward/Flashback- a story in two parts. AU. There's a balance to the universe. There are certain things we aren't supposed to do, certain forces we aren't supposed to mess with, and this was one of them.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Supernatural - Chapters: 19 - Words: 49,584 - Reviews: 686 - Favs: 209 - Follows: 338 - Updated: 8/24/2014 - Published: 9/2/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Who Said Only Diamonds Were a Girl's Best Friend? by Ilovetoread09 reviews
4X13 AU where Royal chooses Kate. My entry for Castle Ficathon 2014.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 7,031 - Reviews: 93 - Favs: 62 - Follows: 171 - Updated: 8/23/2014 - Published: 5/16/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Not a Bad Thing by skygirl55 reviews
Independent woman Kate Beckett struggles to find the right path for both her career and personal life, but when it comes down to it, will she be able to choose the path that's right for her, or will she let her fears get in the way? Sequel to Run. Caskett AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 28,640 - Reviews: 207 - Favs: 104 - Follows: 151 - Updated: 8/19/2014 - Published: 7/12/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
It Was Always You by TR-Fanfic reviews
In the heat of battle they walked away. But what is meant to be, will be. And fate only waits for so long. Sequel to ColieMackenzie's "Inchoate"
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 4 - Words: 5,254 - Reviews: 89 - Favs: 60 - Follows: 109 - Updated: 8/16/2014 - Published: 8/10/2014 - Complete
Close Encounters 20 by chezchuckles reviews
Happy and Glorious. Spy Castle and Beckett welcome their jungle parasite.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Adventure - Chapters: 12 - Words: 60,386 - Reviews: 241 - Favs: 69 - Follows: 62 - Updated: 8/15/2014 - Published: 7/21/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Burning Love by BurningxRedxCaskett reviews
When everything goes wrong, you only want one person to make it right. Post 6x23, because the last five minutes of that episode was utterly ridiculous. Rated T for safety, but may change.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 11 - Words: 17,247 - Reviews: 223 - Favs: 110 - Follows: 223 - Updated: 8/15/2014 - Published: 5/13/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Writer's Trail by FuelDH206 reviews
If it wasn't Castle in the car, then where is he? This is my entry for the 2014 Ficathon - mini version
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 10 - Words: 30,838 - Reviews: 136 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 158 - Updated: 8/12/2014 - Published: 5/18/2014 - Kate B., Rick C.
Cutting Room Floor by seilleanmor reviews
Missing scenes from the series as a whole. For Alexis.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 4 - Words: 10,763 - Reviews: 140 - Favs: 82 - Follows: 143 - Updated: 8/11/2014 - Published: 4/25/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
Payback by Garrae reviews
What would have happened if Beckett gave in to Castle's pleading and bought him at the auction in 1.07, Home is Where the Heart Stops? Shamelessly frivolous and fluffy. Note M rating: also a Summer Hiatus Kink Meme fill. Characters belong to ABC and Marlowe.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 15,008 - Reviews: 144 - Favs: 104 - Follows: 146 - Updated: 8/11/2014 - Published: 8/8/2014 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Quietly Forever by seilleanmor reviews
Season four fic, set shortly after Once Upon a Crime. A misunderstanding makes the green-eyed monster rear its ugly head.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 8 - Words: 16,538 - Reviews: 354 - Favs: 244 - Follows: 367 - Updated: 8/10/2014 - Published: 3/16/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Lust by Oliviet reviews
She wanted him. She wasn't supposed to want him. He was her partner. Castle was her partner. Based off of the SVU fic "Ropes" by MaddyM.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 3 - Words: 9,420 - Reviews: 68 - Favs: 179 - Follows: 242 - Updated: 8/10/2014 - Published: 8/4/2014 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Enough for now by Ky03elk reviews
"I brought dinner. I didn't know what you felt like so I got sushi, I got some Italian, got some Thai, even grabbed some hot dogs." He offered proof that what he said was indeed true and her lips turned up in a smile, even though her head ducked, the loose strands of hair falling to shield her face. Alternative ending to Sucker Punch. Two Shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 2 - Words: 4,218 - Reviews: 114 - Favs: 78 - Follows: 127 - Updated: 8/8/2014 - Published: 8/6/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
yesterday, again, ahead of us by tombombadillo reviews
But then it's the way her face lights up when she sees her, and, more importantly it's the shriek of "Mommy!" that has her taking a step backwards. (Time travel AU, of a sort, set after 47 seconds)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 10 - Words: 22,274 - Reviews: 248 - Favs: 201 - Follows: 412 - Updated: 8/7/2014 - Published: 6/5/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Lost in bright city lights by Ky03elk reviews
With no reason left to hold onto where life was taking her prior to her parents' deaths, Kate Beckett stumbles into a different world. Can she keep herself and her emotions buried deep or will everything crack open when fate throws Rick Castle her way? An AU Caskett meeting. Ficathon 2014 Entry. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 23 - Words: 59,260 - Reviews: 1366 - Favs: 292 - Follows: 359 - Updated: 8/4/2014 - Published: 5/19/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Something keeps me holding onto nothing by stanaxbanana reviews
2014 Ficathon Entry. AU from 4x01. Three months after her shooting, Beckett is back - but Castle isn't. He's had enough and isn't following her anymore - and if she wants the happy ending then she's going to need to do the chasing, even if Castle is adamant he doesn't want her to. Now complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 22 - Words: 51,083 - Reviews: 830 - Favs: 289 - Follows: 530 - Updated: 8/2/2014 - Published: 5/14/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Socially Acceptable Options by honeyandvodka reviews
Katherine Beckett had options. Lots of options. Socially acceptable options. So when her mom's murderer was caught, Kate shelved her plans of becoming a cop, intent on living as ordinary a life as possible. But is normal enough? Meeting Richard Castle might be just the thing to change everything for both of them. #CastleFicathon
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 21 - Words: 59,829 - Reviews: 1131 - Favs: 265 - Follows: 387 - Updated: 7/31/2014 - Published: 5/18/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
still with hearts beating by bravevulnerability reviews
Her heart was still in jagged pieces after the summer. The sequel to 'still our hands match'. Takes place throughout season 3. AU. Cover art by ournorthstars.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 14 - Words: 37,697 - Reviews: 525 - Favs: 337 - Follows: 344 - Updated: 7/30/2014 - Published: 6/14/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Shall Not Tear Asunder by lms2457 reviews
A direct follow up story to Inchoate by ColieMacKenzie. Castle and Beckett are both miserable following their divorce. Can they heal their broken relationship?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 13 - Words: 15,037 - Reviews: 237 - Favs: 125 - Follows: 216 - Updated: 7/30/2014 - Published: 7/16/2014 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
It's Not A Date by Dmarx reviews
Because technically they've been "dating" since long before they decided to make it official. A series of one-shots of all of Castle and Beckett's non-dates.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 17 - Words: 29,361 - Reviews: 794 - Favs: 229 - Follows: 414 - Updated: 7/29/2014 - Published: 2/7/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Peripeteia by alwayswritewithcoffee reviews
"Kate," the use of her first name has the detective's eyes popping open, another shuddering breath released from its hold in her throat, "I don't want to wait anymore," he whispers, delighted at the soft curl of her smile, the light blush that paints a pink glow against her skin. [47 seconds AU. Castle asks Beckett on a date after talking to Martha.]
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 15,934 - Reviews: 145 - Favs: 121 - Follows: 206 - Updated: 7/28/2014 - Published: 7/15/2014 - Complete
The Tortoise and the Hare by drdit92 reviews
Post Watershed. Kate has accepted both the proposal and the job. As she begins training while Rick is off on a long book tour she becomes quite ill. Will Rick be at her side in time?
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 27 - Words: 109,369 - Reviews: 889 - Favs: 315 - Follows: 696 - Updated: 7/26/2014 - Published: 9/9/2013 - Rick C., Kate B.
Before He Leaves by supermandy77 reviews
"He mentions it almost every day now, the fact that he's leaving for a month...The feelings of desperation start to flare when she realizes they've started what will be their final case before he leaves on his book tour." Late season 4, but pre-47 Seconds.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 13,061 - Reviews: 162 - Favs: 89 - Follows: 350 - Updated: 7/24/2014 - Published: 6/10/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
Jane Doe by seilleanmor reviews
When Kate gets into a car accident, the outcome of her injury is retrograde amnesia – she doesn't remember her life after 2008. Rick, as a result, is left to deal with the consequences of his wife's memory loss while she comes to terms with their life together. Based on a gifset by veraflynns on tumblr. 2014 Ficathon Entry.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 20 - Words: 81,039 - Reviews: 1428 - Favs: 657 - Follows: 799 - Updated: 7/23/2014 - Published: 5/13/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Close Encounters 19 by chezchuckles reviews
Thunderball. Now that they have a name, Spy Castle and Beckett work to clean up their department while keeping certain secrets.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 12 - Words: 58,995 - Reviews: 224 - Favs: 50 - Follows: 46 - Updated: 7/18/2014 - Published: 6/16/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Last Night On Earth by WriterLeigh reviews
When life as they've come to know it is suddenly changed forever, Kate feels like a fool for ever believing they could make it. Had Castle known back then the repercussions his actions would have, he wonders if he'd have thought twice about it. Entry for the Hiatus Ficathon 2014. Completely AU from 47 Seconds. Rating may change.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 24,199 - Reviews: 80 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 199 - Updated: 7/17/2014 - Published: 5/25/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
Out of the Silence by SineTimore reviews
Castle and Beckett find themselves in a dark place, but they soon discover it's always darkest before the dawn. A 2014 Castle Ficathon entry based upon the following season 4 prompt (it's a small plot point that I'm running away with): "What if Castle didn't bring Jacinda to the crime scene in The Limey?"
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 60,335 - Reviews: 388 - Favs: 242 - Follows: 457 - Updated: 7/14/2014 - Published: 5/19/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
in the end by bravevulnerability reviews
Castle had always raved about the zombie apocalypse, spoke of it as if it would be some compelling adventure. It wasn't.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Supernatural/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 11,577 - Reviews: 82 - Favs: 102 - Follows: 45 - Updated: 7/14/2014 - Published: 6/30/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
can't start a fire without a spark by liviafan1 reviews
If she were with him, he'd tell her everyday. Slide his mouth across her cheek in a soft smile, tug gently on her ear with his teeth as he murmurs it into the shell of her ear - everything she does to him. Everything she makes him feel. Season Two AU that follows 2x23, "Overkill."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 10 - Words: 12,497 - Reviews: 415 - Favs: 126 - Follows: 473 - Updated: 7/10/2014 - Published: 5/10/2013 - Rick C., Kate B.
Run by skygirl55 reviews
Wrongly accused of two murders he didn't commit, Richard Castle escapes police custody in hopes of proving his own innocence. FBI Agent Kate Beckett is on the team assigned to bring him in, but as the bizarre evidence stacks up, she begins to question his guilt-particularly after meeting him face-to-face. AU. 2014 Ficathon Entry
Castle - Rated: M - English - Mystery/Romance - Chapters: 16 - Words: 62,996 - Reviews: 429 - Favs: 260 - Follows: 269 - Updated: 7/5/2014 - Published: 5/17/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Call of Duty by Banterer reviews
Third Story in the TMYFML Universe: Kate balances family and career as she navigates the ups and downs of new motherhood.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 31 - Words: 51,855 - Reviews: 400 - Favs: 230 - Follows: 438 - Updated: 6/25/2014 - Published: 3/19/2012 - Kate B., Rick C.
promises in pencil by closingdoors reviews
Sequel to 'heart so helpless'. Castle and Beckett's struggles to overcome their past, the murders, and the mess they left behind. Cover art by half0utloud. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 22 - Words: 52,078 - Reviews: 429 - Favs: 206 - Follows: 308 - Updated: 6/24/2014 - Published: 8/8/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
It Was Supposed to be Always by livewritealways reviews
It was supposed to be always; they were supposed to have their happy ending, their fairytale. Not this. Post 6x23.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 17 - Words: 26,091 - Reviews: 408 - Favs: 103 - Follows: 226 - Updated: 6/16/2014 - Published: 5/14/2014 - Complete
226 Miles by Flashpoint33 reviews
Castle and Beckett have made the move to DC after she says yes to both Castle and the job, but nothing is ever easy; at least nothing with them. Now that the dance is over and reality has set in; what life will they ultimately choose; one together or apart? Post Watershed - All spoilers game - Rated M - just to cover the bases. 2013 Castle Ficathon Entry #2 Cover Art dtrekker
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Crime - Chapters: 32 - Words: 99,297 - Reviews: 1067 - Favs: 212 - Follows: 481 - Updated: 6/16/2014 - Published: 7/9/2013 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R.
Close Encounters 18 by chezchuckles reviews
License to Kill. After receiving immunity, Beckett and Spy Castle head overseas to Cyprus for a second honeymoon in the hopes of regaining their equilibrium. But of course, nothing is that easy.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 11 - Words: 47,198 - Reviews: 209 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 50 - Updated: 6/14/2014 - Published: 5/20/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Abuelo by Capelthwaite reviews
Kate Beckett hates hospitals. She hates the white linoleum tiles and how she can't help but wonder how often they are stained red. She hates how the walls all look the same, that no one could paint on even an ounce of joy. But what she hates most now is that her grandfather is there and she has no idea why. Post-Undead Again.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 15,782 - Reviews: 102 - Favs: 182 - Follows: 185 - Updated: 6/12/2014 - Published: 10/31/2013 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
never fall away by bravevulnerability reviews
'It had to be a dream.' A post-ep for 6x23, For Better or For Worse. Two shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,250 - Reviews: 64 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 90 - Updated: 6/5/2014 - Published: 6/3/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
still our hands match by bravevulnerability reviews
"Why do you even care so much? What is it that you want so badly that you can't just let this go so we can both move on with our lives?" Set in the summer between 1x10 and 2x01, continues on throughout season 2. Cover art by ournorthstars.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 28,767 - Reviews: 443 - Favs: 509 - Follows: 430 - Updated: 5/31/2014 - Published: 4/26/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Come Back To Me by Shutterbug5269 reviews
What if Rick had had a different reaction to Kate's secret being revealed in the interrogation room? VERY AU after 47 Seconds. Based on a prompt from Louise McDoogle. Her words used with permission. Now with new Cover art by Detective Angie
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 10 - Words: 21,644 - Reviews: 187 - Favs: 174 - Follows: 275 - Updated: 5/29/2014 - Published: 4/18/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Long Weekend by chezchuckles reviews
The Dash Universe is concurrent with ours this time. Kate and Castle's son had his first birthday in October of 2013, and they were married in March of 2014. In April of this year, Dash Away showed us that their family was still going through some growing pains, but they're working through it. And now their Memorial Day weekend.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 11,478 - Reviews: 124 - Favs: 63 - Follows: 86 - Updated: 5/26/2014 - Published: 5/23/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Saying Goodbye by LindaInDC reviews
Summary: An alternate storyline path beginning in at that moment where Kate confesses more than she meant to in the Interrogation room, and the aftermath that it rains down on Rick. Not much in the lines of case work on this story, it is more about what happens when a person thinks everything they feel for another is invalidated.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 19 - Words: 39,216 - Reviews: 319 - Favs: 127 - Follows: 251 - Updated: 5/22/2014 - Published: 4/7/2014 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Say Something by ignitesyourbones reviews
AU 47 Seconds. He swallows down the thickness in his throat, turning to leave, only to find her standing in the doorway, her shoulders sagging, a hand covering her mouth.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 4 - Words: 4,034 - Reviews: 103 - Favs: 116 - Follows: 268 - Updated: 5/21/2014 - Published: 4/22/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Close Encounters 17 by chezchuckles reviews
On the Secret Service. After Kate Beckett's encounter with Senator Bracken, she and Castle must face the fallout.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 10 - Words: 53,277 - Reviews: 260 - Favs: 63 - Follows: 55 - Updated: 5/18/2014 - Published: 4/29/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The difference a day makes by honeyandvodka reviews
There was a beat in which the homicide floor was pitch black. Before their eyes could adjust, the emergency lights flickered on … "Why, Detective Beckett," Castle drew out, and she pressed her cell against her ear. "You had me at blackout." - An early season three fic. Can a single day make a difference and force Castle and Beckett to deal with their feelings for each other?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 16,517 - Reviews: 432 - Favs: 183 - Follows: 329 - Updated: 5/16/2014 - Published: 4/28/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A one time thing by Ky03elk reviews
If it only takes a moment for your life to change forever, can a 'one time thing' right the wrong? An AU Caskett meeting.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 44,307 - Reviews: 1391 - Favs: 525 - Follows: 516 - Updated: 5/15/2014 - Published: 4/1/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Hold Me Now by ColieMacKenzie reviews
A series of unrelated ficlets written for the cuddles and hugs meme. Number 20: Pre-Wedding Hug.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 20 - Words: 10,936 - Reviews: 668 - Favs: 197 - Follows: 219 - Updated: 5/8/2014 - Published: 2/5/2014 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Broken Summer by InkyCoffee reviews
"There would be no unexpected sound of her key in the lock. No sound of stilettos across the floorboards. No laughing greeting or warm embrace or welcoming kiss. Not any more." -My entry for the 2013 Castle Hiatus Ficathon
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 12 - Words: 65,301 - Reviews: 594 - Favs: 275 - Follows: 400 - Updated: 5/5/2014 - Published: 5/19/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
More Than Together II by seilleanmor reviews
A thirty day fanfiction challenge. Each chapter is based on a prompt word. In the same universe, but not chronological. Each is exactly one thousand words. SPOILERS for all US aired episodes.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 30 - Words: 31,551 - Reviews: 569 - Favs: 66 - Follows: 141 - Updated: 4/30/2014 - Published: 4/1/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Two Coffees by honeyandvodka reviews
Castle and Beckett never met five years ago. Beckett's Mom's case remains unsolved, and Castle has no muse. What happens when their paths cross? An AU Target/Hunt meeting.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 32 - Words: 64,448 - Reviews: 1425 - Favs: 445 - Follows: 590 - Updated: 4/27/2014 - Published: 1/24/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
50 Ways to A First Kiss by ColieMacKenzie reviews
A collection of Castle and Beckett first kisses! Number Eighteen: "Dare You To Move."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 25,059 - Reviews: 823 - Favs: 398 - Follows: 613 - Updated: 4/27/2014 - Published: 1/8/2012 - Rick C., Kate B.
Extraordinary by kimmiesjoy reviews
They turn in opposite directions and his skin is on fire, hot annoyance like acid through his veins and - it stuns him - he's hurt. Set S2 during When The Bough Breaks. M for language and content. Now Complete.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 24 - Words: 31,964 - Reviews: 1290 - Favs: 401 - Follows: 463 - Updated: 4/27/2014 - Published: 12/16/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Close Encounters 16 by chezchuckles reviews
Skyfall: Spy Castle and Beckett return home from the Congo to rest and take up the case against Senator Bracken once more.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 42,457 - Reviews: 279 - Favs: 71 - Follows: 59 - Updated: 4/21/2014 - Published: 3/31/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Inside Out by J.D. Castle reviews
Well, I started this bit post CountDown, but really it spoils Lucky Stiff. It's my first Castle fanfic. What got me thinking about it was Beckett. Beckett seems quite good at playing a bad girl...a series of loosely connected one-shots... Definitely M.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 18 - Words: 34,518 - Reviews: 202 - Favs: 247 - Follows: 357 - Updated: 4/20/2014 - Published: 6/13/2011 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Partners in Everything by skygirl55 reviews
Season 3 AU. Post-"Countdown" - What if Castle had been able to say the things he'd always wanted to?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 12,273 - Reviews: 92 - Favs: 111 - Follows: 202 - Updated: 4/20/2014 - Published: 4/5/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
the phoenix and the otter by Cora Clavia reviews
Post-ep for Boom. Life at Chez Castle.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 5,126 - Reviews: 301 - Favs: 169 - Follows: 361 - Updated: 4/17/2014 - Published: 9/30/2013 - Rick C., Kate B.
Just You by Liv Wilder reviews
S6 finale-fic. 'Flowers dress the pews like garlands. The light strains of organ music drift down from above. Happy faces are everywhere. Candles burn, their glow like firelight and heady perfume scents the air. But the murmur of conversation, kept low in deference to their surroundings, is an incidental background to the single, jarring thought playing over in his mind.' COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: K - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 9,191 - Reviews: 196 - Favs: 93 - Follows: 193 - Updated: 4/17/2014 - Published: 3/26/2014 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Signs of Life by bravevulnerability reviews
They meet again in the hospital. AU. Cover art by half0utloud.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 22 - Words: 48,644 - Reviews: 650 - Favs: 542 - Follows: 580 - Updated: 4/16/2014 - Published: 2/10/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Rainiest Day of Summer by snowflake912 reviews
After her mother's death Kate Beckett went back to law school with renewed purpose. Now, a fifth-year associate at Cooley Rose, the realities of paying the bills have shackled her with Richard Castle's divorce case. Castle wheedles his way into her life as her past with the NYPD's 12th precinct resurfaces, throwing Kate back into the dangers of her mother's case. Caskett-centric/AU
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Mystery - Chapters: 2 - Words: 6,771 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 52 - Updated: 4/9/2014 - Published: 4/4/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
Dash of Summer by chezchuckles reviews
A Dash Universe mini-epic. Set four/five months after the events of Mad Dash.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 69 - Words: 151,657 - Reviews: 1583 - Favs: 193 - Follows: 214 - Updated: 4/3/2014 - Published: 8/13/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
27 Words by supermandy77 reviews
Just because the rest of the world no longer use these words doesn't mean Castle and Beckett can't.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 8 - Words: 12,341 - Reviews: 97 - Favs: 43 - Follows: 140 - Updated: 4/3/2014 - Published: 6/21/2013 - Rick C., Kate B.
Something I Need by skygirl55 reviews
Author Richard Castle stumbles across Assistant District Attorney Kate Beckett and is instantly captivated. Using his connections with the mayor, he gets himself a six week pass to shadow her. Kate begins to count down the hours, wishing the six weeks were up, not realizing those six weeks will change her life forever. AU.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 15 - Words: 23,343 - Reviews: 207 - Favs: 194 - Follows: 271 - Updated: 4/2/2014 - Published: 3/2/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Jealousy will drive you mad by EllaNight reviews
CH5: She wasn't jealous. Yet the empty feeling deep in her stomach, her lack of appetite, the prickly sensation that was steadily building behind her nose and the sting of her eyes as unshed tear s threatened to be spilled begged to differ. Nikki Heat (3x11). A series of one-shots where Rick or Kate is jealous of the others' momentary interest. All roads lead to Caskett.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 5 - Words: 15,967 - Reviews: 65 - Favs: 81 - Follows: 129 - Updated: 3/31/2014 - Published: 10/20/2013 - Rick C., Kate B.
Coming Home by 12thPrecinctCoffee reviews
Alexis didn't survive 'Hunt' and Castle never returned to New York. 5 years later he is back.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 9 - Words: 12,182 - Reviews: 403 - Favs: 217 - Follows: 615 - Updated: 3/27/2014 - Published: 3/26/2013 - Rick C., Kate B.
Close Encounters 15 by chezchuckles reviews
Never Say Never Again. Castle flies Beckett to the heart of the Congo to track down his father and hopefully acquire the missing elements of the regimen.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 47,817 - Reviews: 251 - Favs: 70 - Follows: 52 - Updated: 3/26/2014 - Published: 3/3/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
kairos by ColieMacKenzie reviews
kairos (ancient Greek) - (n) the perfect, delicate, crucial moment; the fleeting rightness of time and place that creates the opportune atmosphere for action, words, or movement; the time of possibility. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 12,396 - Reviews: 839 - Favs: 437 - Follows: 330 - Updated: 3/25/2014 - Published: 11/26/2013 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
filius est pars patris by seilleanmor reviews
A prequel of sorts to my fic 'fugaces labuntur anni', although you don't need to have read that to understand this. The life of Alexander James Castle.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,788 - Reviews: 39 - Favs: 40 - Follows: 48 - Updated: 3/24/2014 - Published: 3/2/2014 - Kate B., Martha R.
Magic by Ky03elk reviews
Taking the flowers from Beckett's hand, Castle grins. It's amazingly sweet to have someone taking the time and effort to make him smile, to have someone trying to improve his day, and these flowers have just become sacred. Poof! You're Dead (S3) post episode story, becomes AU. How a simple gift turns into something so much more. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 22,650 - Reviews: 548 - Favs: 262 - Follows: 406 - Updated: 3/20/2014 - Published: 2/20/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Percolate by KyinHI reviews
Missing scenes and musings from throughout the seasons. Accompanied by coffee and cheer, tea and comfort.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 20 - Words: 49,342 - Reviews: 520 - Favs: 98 - Follows: 237 - Updated: 3/17/2014 - Published: 6/17/2013 - Rick C., Kate B.
Coming Home For Good by Liv Wilder reviews
A sequel to 'Coming Home'. "She thinks she understands – the life she led here for three solitary months is still a mystery to him. So she gives him latitude to catch-up, to ease into the small space she made for herself: the sharply delineated edges that her DC life was defined and constrained by. She resolves to show him that he missed nothing, while all she missed was him."
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 25 - Words: 92,464 - Reviews: 1737 - Favs: 390 - Follows: 715 - Updated: 3/17/2014 - Published: 10/3/2013 - Kate B., Rick C.
Putting In the Work by Shutterbug5269 reviews
My SECOND entry for the 12th Precinct 2013 Ficathon. (Aren't I ambitious?) Spoilers or the season 5 finale. Kate said yes when Rick proposed, but now they are in couples therapy working on their communication issues. I would like to thank Dtrekker (aka Detective Angie) for the lovely cover art.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 11 - Words: 24,663 - Reviews: 162 - Favs: 83 - Follows: 206 - Updated: 3/11/2014 - Published: 5/17/2013 - Rick C., Kate B., C. Burke - Complete
Two Casualties by seilleanmor reviews
Knockout fic. Assuming Josh is out of the picture, there's another way they could have channelled their anger during that fight.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 3 - Words: 10,403 - Reviews: 150 - Favs: 277 - Follows: 227 - Updated: 3/9/2014 - Published: 3/5/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Dark of Winter by Lord of Kavaka reviews
Coming out of World War II, the song had a hopefullness to it. Now, it held an omninous dread for her. And it just kept coming back again and again to taunt them. 2013/14 Winter Ficathon Entry. Rated M for violence, language, and mature sexual content.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Crime/Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 19,666 - Reviews: 74 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 120 - Updated: 3/9/2014 - Published: 12/3/2013 - Rick C., Kate B.
Can't walk away by Ky03elk reviews
Beckett and Castle realize that her 'wall' is beginning to fall and they can finally see a future together. But nothing is that easy, especially with outside forces attempting to destroy them. While they are both determined to keep their family together, will living on the run tear them apart? Or should they just be more focused on staying alive? AU after Cops and Robbers.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Family - Chapters: 24 - Words: 61,631 - Reviews: 732 - Favs: 222 - Follows: 330 - Updated: 3/8/2014 - Published: 11/7/2013 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
Lifeboats by seilleanmor reviews
When you get those rare moments of clarity, those flashes when the universe makes sense, you try desperately to hold on to them. They are the lifeboats for the darker times. A season 4 AU based on the fanvideo by OhChizzz.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 15 - Words: 46,028 - Reviews: 365 - Favs: 227 - Follows: 264 - Updated: 3/4/2014 - Published: 2/15/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
ad hoc by Cora Clavia reviews
Castle's brilliant idea - "act drunk" - is not cutting it. She makes a mental note never to listen to him again. Ever. About anything. - fill for the winter hiatus kink meme.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 4,853 - Reviews: 261 - Favs: 255 - Follows: 359 - Updated: 3/3/2014 - Published: 11/27/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
So One Man by chezchuckles reviews
Co-authored by cartographical, chezchuckles, and muppet 47. Something of a post-ep for Recoil. 'As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another.'
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 28,649 - Reviews: 517 - Favs: 164 - Follows: 268 - Updated: 3/1/2014 - Published: 2/6/2013 - Rick C., Kate B.
Close Encounters 14 by chezchuckles reviews
A View To A Kill. Castle chases Beckett to Tunisia where she's being held by Black.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 57,895 - Reviews: 273 - Favs: 70 - Follows: 53 - Updated: 2/28/2014 - Published: 2/3/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete