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I'm a 47 year old lady who loves reading fan fic centered around the amazing Severus Snape.

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Waking the Witch by fohatic reviews
Kidnapped, Obliviated, and sold into slavery, Hermione is rescued by a remorseful Severus Snape, who now faces the difficult task of establishing her trust and reviving her memory. She's changed, however, and he's in for some shocking surprises. / Beware! *AU—mature themes—prepare for twists!*
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 65 - Words: 245,547 - Reviews: 1137 - Favs: 435 - Follows: 793 - Updated: 8/21/2014 - Published: 3/30/2012 - Hermione G., Severus S.
A Nagini and Severus Tale by nagandsev reviews
What is the greatest sacrifice one can give? This tale begins in Severus' sixth year at Hogwarts, during the surge of new young followers of the Dark Lord; Nagini Malfoy, the main female character, is actually a precursor to Nagini, Voldemort's serpent.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 19 - Words: 74,240 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 6/16/2014 - Published: 1/4/2011 - Severus S., OC
Sweet Prince by CRMediaGal reviews
Hermione, Severus, and their three children reminisce about the wizard's troubled, rich, and, ultimately, rewarding life during his final days. Written for the SSHG (Winter) Promptfest on LiveJournal. One-shot, AU, Post-Hogwarts.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 10,901 - Reviews: 64 - Favs: 46 - Follows: 9 - Published: 2/8/2014 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
The Time In Between by kjc1123 reviews
This is a look at the developing relationship between Hermione and Ron set during the Deathly Hallows. All characters and settings belong to J.K. Rowling. Please read and review, this is my first fan fiction! NOW COMPLETE!
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 46 - Words: 243,244 - Reviews: 1153 - Favs: 729 - Follows: 600 - Updated: 2/3/2014 - Published: 1/17/2011 - Ron W., Hermione G. - Complete
Divide of Time by Anubis Ankh reviews
Begins at chapter 31 of Pride-of-Time. Hermione does not de-age herself- not everything can be fixed in time, and sometimes the only solution is to move forward with what you have...
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 39 - Words: 170,565 - Reviews: 864 - Favs: 486 - Follows: 394 - Updated: 8/27/2013 - Published: 11/16/2012 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
A Fine Romance by etherian reviews
A chronicle of Severus & Hermione's budding romance. Begun as a collaboration until Chp. 40. FINISHED
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 47 - Words: 123,755 - Reviews: 711 - Favs: 427 - Follows: 429 - Updated: 7/17/2013 - Published: 2/7/2012 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
Pet Project by Caeria reviews
Hermione overhears something she shouldn't concerning Professor Snape and decides that maybe the House-elves aren't the only ones in need of protection.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 52 - Words: 338,844 - Reviews: 11184 - Favs: 8,001 - Follows: 6,343 - Updated: 6/9/2013 - Published: 3/3/2005 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
Here I Am Not by Loten reviews
Prize for the 6000th review of Chasing The Sun. Once the war ends, Hermione leaves wizarding Britain behind for a while to pursue an education in America, only to run into someone who has had a similar idea. AU SSHG. One-shot. Complete.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 9,850 - Reviews: 92 - Favs: 170 - Follows: 20 - Published: 4/30/2013 - Severus S., Hermione G. - Complete
Once Upon a Dream by The Prince's Phoenix reviews
This story follows muggle Clara Lanning,who after moving to London to escape tragedy develops an unlikely friendship with the mysterious Albus Dumbledore. When Voldemort learns of their friendship, Clara's life becomes endangered. For her safety she is placed under the protection of Severus Snape. Can they find love or are they doomed to live out their happiness only in dreams?
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 54 - Words: 232,736 - Reviews: 515 - Favs: 295 - Follows: 170 - Updated: 2/13/2013 - Published: 7/14/2012 - Severus S., OC - Complete
New Beginnings by Moonchild1212 reviews
Set in an AU in which SS survives the war. This is a tale in which an American muggle moves next door and entices our lonely Potions Master and brings some new magic into his lonely life.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 23 - Words: 60,727 - Reviews: 94 - Favs: 71 - Follows: 95 - Updated: 11/18/2012 - Published: 8/9/2012 - Severus S., OC
Come Autumn, Sae Pensive 1967 by Squibstress reviews
In 1967, Minerva finds herself unexpectedly pregnant. A life-threatening complication forces Albus to make some difficult choices, which have surprising and long-lasting effects. Fourth story in the "Epithalamium" series. Warning for character death.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 19 - Words: 44,254 - Reviews: 118 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 41 - Updated: 11/11/2012 - Published: 10/26/2010 - [Albus D., Minerva M.] Poppy P.
Lay Lilies on My Grave by peppernator0817 reviews
It's been 5 years since the battle at Hogwarts, since the fall of Snape. A lone young woman comes to mourn Severus and set about a chain of events that no one, including Trelawny could foresee. Could a happy ending be in store? (is in line to be re-written. The story just progressed to fast for my tastes.)
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 4 - Words: 7,779 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 23 - Updated: 10/14/2012 - Published: 1/1/2012 - Severus S., OC - Complete
Silence by Loten reviews
Prize for the 1000th reviewer of Chasing the Sun; Hermione is annoyed to finally be given detention so close to finishing school, but it turns out to be just what she - and Snape - didn't know they needed. Post-DH AU. Complete.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 8,389 - Reviews: 157 - Favs: 298 - Follows: 68 - Published: 8/29/2012 - Severus S., Hermione G. - Complete
Heart of the Guardian by thewandcrafter reviews
When both Severus Snape and Harry Potter survive, against all odds, they must renegotiate their relationship... and save each other all over again. This is a MENTORING/adoption fic, not slash. It is canon -compliant and begins immediately post-battle. It's rated Teen - for everyone 13 and up. Mild cussing in one or two chapters, some angst.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Family - Chapters: 31 - Words: 141,663 - Reviews: 279 - Favs: 392 - Follows: 77 - Published: 8/24/2012 - Severus S., Harry P. - Complete
Chasing The Sun by Loten reviews
AU, from Order of the Phoenix onwards. Hermione only wanted to learn Healing; she discovers that Professor Snape is a human being after all, and his actions dramatically shape the course of the war as events unfold. Complete.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 60 - Words: 491,105 - Reviews: 7231 - Favs: 3,227 - Follows: 1,644 - Updated: 8/11/2012 - Published: 9/26/2011 - Severus S., Hermione G. - Complete
The Quiet Life of Severus Snape by todisturbtheuniverse reviews
In which Severus Snape's death is interrupted by an interfering Hermione Granger, and he harbors quiet animosity for the girl who forced him to live past the war.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 21 - Words: 87,825 - Reviews: 305 - Favs: 306 - Follows: 468 - Updated: 8/3/2012 - Published: 7/12/2011 - Severus S., Hermione G.
A Life Worth Dying For by Kirin K reviews
Severus was granted his greatest wish: a second chance to start over again with Lily. What he hadn't expected was Harry had had the same thought in mind. Could they ever learn to be civil around each other in their quest to protect her from Voldemort?
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 31 - Words: 118,162 - Reviews: 518 - Favs: 273 - Follows: 337 - Updated: 7/15/2012 - Published: 2/7/2011 - Severus S., Lily Evans P.
Bat Out of Hell by Bleddyn reviews
Ten years after the Battle of Hogwarts, Snape agrees to help the Muggle Law Enforcement Liaison Unit. What has he let himself in for? Now complete!
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 7 - Words: 48,771 - Reviews: 245 - Favs: 494 - Follows: 238 - Updated: 5/31/2012 - Published: 4/1/2012 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
I, Too, Shall Follow by notwolf reviews
Now COMPLETE. Severus copes with life, Death Eaters, and his father in his sixth year. Lucius has his own problems with Narcissa and Voldemort. A continuation of Beginnings of a Death Eater, about 3 years later.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 86 - Words: 359,268 - Reviews: 1153 - Favs: 154 - Follows: 62 - Updated: 5/3/2012 - Published: 12/14/2007 - Lucius M., Severus S., Narcissa M., Abraxas M. - Complete
A Difference in the Family: The Snape Chronicles by Rannaro reviews
We have the testimony of Harry, but witnesses can be notoriously unreliable, especially when they have only part of the story. This is a biography of Severus Snape from his birth until his death. It is canon-compatible, and it is Snape's point of view.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama - Chapters: 64 - Words: 648,043 - Reviews: 171 - Favs: 252 - Follows: 93 - Updated: 4/29/2012 - Published: 3/18/2012 - Severus S. - Complete
Unquestionable Love by CRMediaGal reviews
Nineteen years have passed since the Second Wizarding War. Hermione's and Severus's world has drastically changed, but their lives are about to come crashing down again. Epic novel with angst, drama, mystery and, above all, love. First of a series, AU, Post-DH.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 59 - Words: 315,592 - Reviews: 1119 - Favs: 644 - Follows: 267 - Updated: 3/11/2012 - Published: 10/8/2011 - Severus S., Hermione G. - Complete
The Wildcat Purrs by Laurielove reviews
Hermione is caught trespassing in the Potions classroom late one night by two wizards who decide to teach her a lesson. An 'Against the Wall' fic. M readers only. Not for the faint-hearted. One-shot. SS/HG/LM
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,819 - Reviews: 125 - Favs: 714 - Follows: 117 - Published: 2/11/2012 - Hermione G., Severus S., Lucius M. - Complete
Lost and Found by Borolin reviews
When Snape is tortured and maimed a team inc. Hermione, Neville and a Muggle surgeon battle to save his life and sanity. Angst, friendship, humour, HGSS by whitehound and Dyce. Emotional, intelligent, thought provoking, tangible, compelling say reviewers
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 28 - Words: 281,072 - Reviews: 689 - Favs: 527 - Follows: 584 - Updated: 1/30/2012 - Published: 3/31/2006 - Severus S., Hermione G.
Lily and the HalfBlood Prince by greeneyes117 reviews
This story starts from when Severus first met Lily, and the way their friendship evolved during their school years. It is mostly canon, continuing seamlessly from Ch.33 in JKR's book the latter marked in italics .COMPLETE
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 137 - Words: 619,061 - Reviews: 1123 - Favs: 541 - Follows: 262 - Updated: 12/17/2011 - Published: 9/29/2009 - [Lily Evans P., Severus S.] - Complete
Lessons in Love by crz4greece reviews
Hermione slowly touched her lips with his, letting her professor experience his first kiss. He was unpracticed and unsure of himself, awkwardly not touching her, afraid of her shying away from him. He then broke from the kiss hastily, "Get. Out."
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 75 - Words: 332,277 - Reviews: 1853 - Favs: 817 - Follows: 440 - Updated: 11/14/2011 - Published: 8/3/2011 - Severus S., Hermione G. - Complete
A Golden Dawn by Miss Shannon reviews
A/U Snape has been saved by Professor Sinistra after Nagini's attack and returns to Hogwarts in the autumn only to discover that there are a few secrets left, some of which concern his saviour and new friend - Now complete!
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 22 - Words: 111,814 - Reviews: 116 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 32 - Updated: 10/30/2011 - Published: 8/2/2011 - Severus S., A. Sinistra - Complete
Memories of a Prince by Always123 reviews
"He clutched Severus' robes,shaking with anger.'If you ever talk about Lily again-' hissed James as the narrowed hazel eyes glared into the black. 'She's not yours to claim' Severus spat." - A story about Snape's feelings and undying love for Lily Evans
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 13,936 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 17 - Updated: 9/11/2011 - Published: 8/26/2011 - Severus S., Lily Evans P.
The Serpents' Kiss by animalwriter reviews
A lonely professor trying to forget the past. A new professor with her own worries and a desire to understand Severus Snape. As they solve a mystery at Hogwarts, can they learn to care for each other and embrace a new life? SS/OC with other plot points.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Mystery - Chapters: 193 - Words: 715,457 - Reviews: 436 - Favs: 266 - Follows: 121 - Updated: 8/6/2011 - Published: 8/16/2010 - Severus S., OC - Complete
Don't Leave Me by CommanderValeria reviews
Lucy was a new member of the Order when she met Sirius. They quickly started a relationship but then he was killed. Now he's back and she's teaching at Hogwarts. How will she deal with the fear that the man she loves will suddenly disappear?
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 87 - Words: 276,242 - Reviews: 67 - Favs: 75 - Follows: 47 - Updated: 7/24/2011 - Published: 8/16/2010 - OC, Sirius B., Severus S. - Complete
Post Tenebras, Lux by Loten reviews
"After Darkness, Light." A chance meeting ten years after the war may not be just a coincidence, and may prove to have very far-reaching consequences. A story of many things, but primarily of healing. SS/HG; rated M for later chapters. Complete.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 43 - Words: 313,349 - Reviews: 2939 - Favs: 2,490 - Follows: 691 - Updated: 5/12/2011 - Published: 12/22/2010 - Severus S., Hermione G. - Complete
Second Time Around by Witch Nova reviews
When an accident in Potions class leaves Severus Snape's adult mind trapped inside his sixteen year old body he fears that his life will be as unbearable as it was when he was first in his teens. Help soon comes however from an unlikely source.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 13 - Words: 171,848 - Reviews: 686 - Favs: 1,021 - Follows: 568 - Updated: 4/29/2011 - Published: 9/3/2009 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
Second Chance by Lady Memory reviews
COMPLETE. Severus meets Albus Severus. The past comes back in a very peculiar form. My answer to the end of Deathly Hallows.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 38 - Words: 141,118 - Reviews: 886 - Favs: 620 - Follows: 320 - Updated: 4/4/2011 - Published: 4/25/2008 - Severus S., Albus S. P. - Complete
Going Home by Copper's Mama reviews
A SS/HG fic. AU. Hermione goes back to Hogwarts to teach Muggle Studies. Snape is shocked to see the annoying brat with a child of her own, but no husband? Snape tries to figure out who the father is, romance ensues. Please read and review! Sequel's up!
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 28 - Words: 84,235 - Reviews: 815 - Favs: 1,074 - Follows: 575 - Updated: 3/1/2011 - Published: 3/17/2009 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
My Master's Bride by Paimpont reviews
A little Gothic story for Halloween. Yes, it's a Harry Potter story - just read to the end!
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Suspense - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,731 - Reviews: 76 - Favs: 151 - Follows: 18 - Published: 10/29/2010 - Complete
The Occluded Soul by Aurette reviews
Severus Snape did what he thought he needed to do to get the job done and broke himself. Years later, Hermione Granger realizes that he had been counting on her to fix him. Dark, SS/HG. AU after HBP
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 20 - Words: 87,039 - Reviews: 1290 - Favs: 1,125 - Follows: 157 - Updated: 10/22/2010 - Published: 10/18/2010 - Severus S., Hermione G. - Complete
Worth Saving by Snapegirlkmf reviews
Harry mistakenly puts the wrong memory in a Pensieve and ends up learning a certain truth about Severus that is both shocking and upsetting. What really happened during the week Sev spent with Hagrid? Rated for suicide themes, Broken Wings prequel
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 6 - Words: 20,044 - Reviews: 143 - Favs: 133 - Follows: 53 - Updated: 7/31/2010 - Published: 7/4/2010 - Severus S., Rubeus H. - Complete
The Caretaker by Aurette reviews
Ron saves Snape's life after the Battle of Hogwarts, invoking a new life debt, and something else... AU, EWE?, SS/HG, M for Language and Sexuality.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 23 - Words: 141,137 - Reviews: 1319 - Favs: 967 - Follows: 265 - Updated: 4/5/2010 - Published: 2/5/2010 - Severus S., Hermione G. - Complete
When A Lioness Fights by kayly silverstorm reviews
Hermione Granger, master spy, and Severus Snape, spymaster to the Order. An unlikely partnership, forged to defeat the Dark Lord on his own ground. But to do so, they must confront their own darkness within. Spying, torture, angst and love. AU after fifth
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 80 - Words: 416,508 - Reviews: 7179 - Favs: 3,860 - Follows: 1,606 - Updated: 2/6/2010 - Published: 12/7/2004 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
Harry's New Home by kbinnz reviews
One lonely little boy. One snarky, grumpy git. When the safety of one was entrusted to the other, everyone knew this was not going to turn out well... Or was it? AU, sequel to "Harry's First Detention". OVER FOUR MILLION HITS!
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 64 - Words: 318,389 - Reviews: 10597 - Favs: 5,907 - Follows: 2,267 - Updated: 10/16/2009 - Published: 7/31/2008 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
The Gilded Cage by ApollinaV reviews
Clever Miss Hermione Granger believes that by marrying Azkaban prisoner 11652 she can effectively skirt the new Ministry Marriage Law requirements. A story about morality, mortality, and pickled walnuts.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Angst - Chapters: 62 - Words: 203,885 - Reviews: 3346 - Favs: 2,112 - Follows: 803 - Updated: 9/7/2009 - Published: 11/17/2008 - Severus S., Hermione G. - Complete
Heart over Mind by Regann reviews
PART 27 ADDED, COMPLETE. Something odd about Hermione causes her to have unexpected reaction to a love potion. Only it's one which no one expected. How could a lack of reaction cause so much trouble? AU to Books 5 and 6.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 27 - Words: 186,622 - Reviews: 3374 - Favs: 3,903 - Follows: 850 - Updated: 4/10/2007 - Published: 2/1/2003 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
The QuarterBlood Princess by moonrevel reviews
Severus Snape returns to Hogwarts, home to his one time lover and child about whom he knows nothing. When a prophecy threaten the child, will this battling couple be able to come together to save their daughter? Can love still be found in this mess?
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 18 - Words: 54,958 - Reviews: 97 - Favs: 199 - Follows: 61 - Updated: 2/16/2007 - Published: 1/30/2007 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
Heart With No Companion by Michmak reviews
“Well, Miss Granger, even incapacitated as you are, you are still causing me trouble.”
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 20 - Words: 89,596 - Reviews: 1834 - Favs: 1,469 - Follows: 146 - Updated: 1/31/2005 - Published: 9/13/2004 - Severus S., Hermione G. - Complete
All Secrets Sleep in Winter Clothes by enlightenedkitty reviews
[Complete!] When Snape, ever the bastard, is exposed as a spy, top auror Hermione is sent to Hogwarts to protect him. But meanwhile, Harry's behaving erratically, Draco's slimy as ever and Ronald Weasley desperately needs a woman. HG&SS
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 38 - Words: 133,769 - Reviews: 623 - Favs: 525 - Follows: 55 - Updated: 11/18/2004 - Published: 9/27/2002 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
Fruit Loops by Michmak reviews
SSHG Innocent fruit loops are drowned as Snape attempts to teach his son to…well, read it and find out.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,825 - Reviews: 168 - Favs: 147 - Follows: 10 - Published: 10/4/2004 - Severus S., Hermione G.
Counsel for the Defense by Aeryn Alexander reviews
Hermione Granger is a lawyer for the Ministry of Magic. An unexpected request from a certain former potions professor sends her on a journey of discovery, love, and pain. Will she be able to save him? HG/ SS Chapter 14 and Author's Notes are up! Complete
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 14 - Words: 30,302 - Reviews: 181 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 11/29/2002 - Published: 11/12/2002 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete