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Author has written 35 stories for Downton Abbey, and Star Wars.
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Identity by madame.alexandra reviews
A distress signal reaches Coruscant after the Empire's demise, claiming to be the beacon of Bail Organa. What would the reappearance of Leia's adoptive father mean for her life in a post ROTJ context? What would he think of Han Solo, and what could he tell her about the dark shadow of her heritage? H/L; AU.
Star Wars - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 27 - Words: 285,573 - Reviews: 626 - Favs: 162 - Follows: 231 - Updated: 8/26 - Published: 4/30 - Luke S., Leia O., Han S., Bail O.
Different Galaxy, Same Old Story by TheAddict4Dramatics reviews
You wouldn't think you would see your friend's sister that often, they certainly ran in different circles. But they seemed to bump into each other all the time; work parties, birthday parties, parties at Luke's flat, dinners, cinema trips, incredibly awkward Skywalker/Organa family gatherings. You name it he'd seen her there. And he'd argued with her there too. H/L modern day AU.
Star Wars - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 24,892 - Reviews: 71 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 27 - Updated: 6/3 - Published: 5/2 - Luke S., Leia O., Han S., Lando C. - Complete
Something Not Comprehended by DarkLeia reviews
Pre-ESB. Han is confused about his relationship with Leia. On base, she acts one way, but when they are alone on missions? It's very different. He's hoping to find a way to bring the two ways together. AU and rated M. Not related to any of my other fics.
Star Wars - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 19 - Words: 35,044 - Reviews: 357 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 115 - Updated: 5/25 - Published: 12/28/2015 - Leia O., Han S.
Running On Empty by Han Solo YOLO reviews
In an AU that takes place in the United States in 1977, twins Luke and Leia embark on a summer road trip with Leia's sometimes-shady aquaintence, Han Solo. The trip will prove to be quite a trek for the trio, and the summer of '77 is bound to be full of adventure.
Star Wars - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 6,103 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 9 - Updated: 5/10 - Published: 5/2 - [Han S., Leia O.] Luke S., Anakin Skywalker
Take the Sky From Me by MrsTater reviews
"We lost our son, forever." For fifteen years, Han and Leia tried everything they knew to keep him. By Bratanimus & MrsTater
Star Wars - Rated: T - English - Drama/Family - Chapters: 7 - Words: 37,242 - Reviews: 44 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 26 - Updated: 4/11 - Published: 3/27 - Leia O., Han S., Kylo Ren/Ben Solo - Complete
Downtime by madame.alexandra reviews
Leia turns the tables on Han when she decides to call his bluff. In other words - who's really afraid of a relationship? H/L; ESB; trip to Bespin.
Star Wars - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,067 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 2 - Published: 4/10 - Leia O., Han S. - Complete
Klutz by madame.alexandra reviews
Han is being a slightly inattentive parent, but that's not why Leia's mad at him. H/L baby Ben. TFA canon.
Star Wars - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,638 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 4 - Published: 4/3 - Leia O., Han S., Kylo Ren/Ben Solo - Complete
Seven Shattered Ribs by madame.alexandra reviews
The minefield of constructing a New Republic while expecting a new baby sort of collides in a really inconvenient way for Leia. Or, in other words: what if Han happened to miss the birth of his son? H/L; TFA canon. Well, not CANON but, uses that canon as background.
Star Wars - Rated: K - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,473 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 4 - Published: 3/31 - Leia O., Han S., Kylo Ren/Ben Solo
Little Lord Vader by madame.alexandra reviews
Leia and Han struggle with the pressures of being parents and public figures. Han/Leia, TFA canon used. Ben's about two years old.
Star Wars - Rated: T - English - Drama/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,346 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 5 - Published: 3/9 - Leia O., Han S., Kylo Ren/Ben Solo - Complete
Spoils by madame.alexandra reviews
... or, 'The Day Carlist Rieekan learned about the Falcon's latest, uh, modification.' You see the thing is, General Rieekan had heard there was an affair going on between Princess Leia and a certain invaluable smuggler, he just wasn't sure he needed visual confirmation. Set on Endor, directly after ROTJ!
Star Wars - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,855 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 31 - Follows: 3 - Published: 2/27 - Leia O., Han S. - Complete
Auditory Mistakes by madame.alexandra reviews
The morning after the victory celebrations on Endor, Luke has a bone to pick with Han. And it begins with the question "What did you do to my sister last night?" Han/Leia; post-ROTJ.
Star Wars - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,648 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 10 - Published: 2/13 - Luke S., Leia O., Han S. - Complete
Hairy Situations by madame.alexandra reviews
Luke wanders on to the Millenium Falcon looking for Leia - and he can't believe what he thinks he's overhearing. Han/Leia. ESB.
Star Wars - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,703 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 50 - Follows: 7 - Published: 1/14 - Luke S., Leia O., Han S. - Complete
On bail by Kuri333 reviews
Modern AU. She is still the main suspect of Green's murder, but finally out of prison, at least for the time being. Desperately looking for a job, while trying to put her life back together, Anna meets Mr Bates.
Downton Abbey - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 40,445 - Reviews: 191 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 36 - Updated: 12/22/2015 - Published: 11/22/2015 - J. Bates, Anna S. - Complete
Corellian Detour by DarkLeia reviews
Pre-ESB: Chased by pirates and forced to land, Han ends up staring at business end of some harsh realities of his past. Is Leia ready to say goodbye permanently so she can complete their impending mission to Ord Mantell? Loosely follows Strategic Maneuvers, but meant as a standalone. COMPLETE - next in series Long, Long Way To Go [to be posted after my current fic]
Star Wars - Rated: T - English - Angst/Adventure - Chapters: 40 - Words: 57,512 - Reviews: 342 - Favs: 50 - Follows: 54 - Updated: 12/14/2015 - Published: 3/5/2015 - Leia O., Han S. - Complete
Thy Kingdom Come by pussycatwithattitude reviews
WW1 AU, 1916. Sergeant John Bates has been severely injured in the line of duty at the Battle of the Somme and is sent to a rehabilitation hospital back in England where he meets Nurse Anna Smith. Will she be able to bring him out of the shadows? Will he allow her to help him on the road to recovery?
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 10 - Words: 49,808 - Reviews: 113 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 39 - Updated: 11/8/2015 - Published: 12/15/2014 - J. Bates, Anna S.
It Can't Rain Forever by JChase reviews
Anna wakes up to find her husband missing, but he hasn't gone far.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,882 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 2 - Published: 9/10/2015 - [Anna S., J. Bates]
Housemaid's Holiday by Eady of Old reviews
Lady Mary sends Anna on an errand to Ripon and she is pleased when Mr. Bates asks to walk with her.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,969 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 2 - Published: 7/23/2015 - Mary C., J. Bates, Anna S. - Complete
The Mission by Srellet reviews
After being with the Rebel Alliance for a little over a month, Han Solo takes on a mission with Princess Leia Organa and Luke Skywalker as his command team. A get-to-know-each-other adventure story, focusing on Han/Leia. Takes place after ANH
Star Wars - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure - Chapters: 10 - Words: 40,688 - Reviews: 51 - Favs: 37 - Follows: 38 - Updated: 5/9/2015 - Published: 3/25/2015 - Luke S., Leia O., Han S. - Complete
Accidental Marriage by Zyra M reviews
Set between ANH and ESB, Han and Leia make a big mistake that requires a lot of time and effort to fix while fighting their true feelings for one another. Co-authored with ShouldIGetOutandPush.
Star Wars - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 25 - Words: 40,266 - Reviews: 151 - Favs: 106 - Follows: 47 - Updated: 4/12/2015 - Published: 12/28/2014 - Leia O., Han S. - Complete
Across the Universe by poma14 reviews
Can lovers who were ripped apart in one life find each other and reconnect in the next? AU Anna/Bates reincarnation story. What would have happened if Bates had hanged? Romance with a heavy dollop of mystery as Anna and Bates's paths cross once again and they are inexplicably drawn to each other. Will they figure who they were in the past? And how does that affect their future?
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance/Mystery - Chapters: 14 - Words: 119,631 - Reviews: 235 - Favs: 73 - Follows: 95 - Updated: 3/29/2015 - Published: 11/28/2012 - J. Bates, Anna S. - Complete
Strategic Maneuvers by DarkLeia reviews
Pre-ESB. Han & Leia have crashed landed. Leia is convinced to take over the system's leadership, but there's a catch, an elixir and a scoundrel to deal with first. First fic in a loose series of 3 leading up to ESB, but each reads as a stand-alone. COMPLETE- next fic in series: Corellian Detour
Star Wars - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 27 - Words: 49,002 - Reviews: 159 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 30 - Updated: 3/5/2015 - Published: 9/5/2014 - Leia O., Han S. - Complete
Happiness doesn't come in the post by nanniships reviews
From another one of terriejanes wonderful weekend challenges on tumblr. Anna catches John out dreaming a little over a mail order catalogue.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,510 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 5 - Published: 1/26/2015 - J. Bates, Anna S. - Complete
Tut by Eady of Old reviews
Lord Grantham gets a puppy, and Bates learns to adjust to the new addition. Spoilers through S5E8.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,399 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 3 - Published: 12/2/2014 - Robert C., J. Bates, Anna S. - Complete
Yellow Light by theglamourfades reviews
Four times that Anna and John went to the beach. Some canon, some AU.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 4 - Words: 12,187 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 9 - Updated: 9/2/2014 - Published: 8/21/2014 - [Anna S., J. Bates] - Complete
Motives by ShouldIGetOutandPush reviews
Post-ROTJ AU story. Multi-Chapter. All does not go as planned for Han and Leia after the destruction of the Second Death Star.
Star Wars - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 28 - Words: 63,403 - Reviews: 213 - Favs: 50 - Follows: 54 - Updated: 8/1/2014 - Published: 5/15/2014 - Leia O., Han S.
High Society by theglamourfades reviews
Modern Anna x Bates one shot. At a dinner party held by the Crawleys in the grand surroundings of Downton Abbey, Anna and John get the chance to explore.
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,331 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 2 - Published: 5/22/2014 - J. Bates, Anna S. - Complete
Hours 'Til Dawn by poma14 reviews
Bates' fate hangs in the balance. Will the truth of Vera's death come out before it's too late? Set during Christmas Special. Obviously, A/B pairing. But also some M/M and S/B incorporated.**FINAL CHAPTER IS UP: What is Anna's decision?
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 14 - Words: 44,521 - Reviews: 134 - Favs: 50 - Follows: 56 - Updated: 4/24/2012 - Published: 11/17/2011 - J. Bates, Anna S. - Complete
Sins by PBCD reviews
John and Anna are forced to decide how high a price they're willing to pay.
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 6 - Words: 19,486 - Reviews: 67 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 26 - Updated: 2/26/2012 - Published: 9/17/2011 - Anna S., J. Bates - Complete
My Coy Mistress by Oswin14 reviews
What if he hadn't refused her request? Rated M for sMuttish content. Kind of sequel to "Thoughts back home". Enjoy!
Downton Abbey - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,574 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 3 - Published: 11/2/2011 - Anna S., J. Bates - Complete
Shifting Impressions by ShouldIGetOutandPush reviews
A series of interactions between Han and Leia that chronicle their relationship between ANH and ESB. *COMPLETE*
Star Wars - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 16 - Words: 53,067 - Reviews: 141 - Favs: 125 - Follows: 37 - Updated: 8/8/2011 - Published: 10/28/2010 - Leia O., Han S. - Complete
Restoration by ShouldIGetOutandPush reviews
Everyone has their breaking point and the Alliance has been struggling for over two years with no clear end in sight. When Leia is sent with Han on a mission, will the events that transpire have her questioning everything she believes in? Pre-ESB.
Star Wars - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 7 - Words: 18,431 - Reviews: 83 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 21 - Updated: 7/24/2011 - Published: 7/11/2011 - Leia O., Han S. - Complete
From a Certain Point of View by ShouldIGetOutandPush reviews
What might have happened if Han and Chewie had left the Alliance after the Award Ceremony on Yavin. Set three years after the events of ANH. AU, of course. *COMPLETE*
Star Wars - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 33 - Words: 101,304 - Reviews: 370 - Favs: 139 - Follows: 47 - Updated: 5/6/2011 - Published: 12/13/2010 - Leia O., Han S. - Complete
War Baby by MrsTater reviews
It's time for Teddy's first outing, and for Tonks to make peace with a noble great idiot. Set during Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Angst/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,736 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 2 - Published: 9/7/2010 - N. Tonks, Remus L. - Complete
Manners of a Gundark by Srellet reviews
Han, Leia, Luke, and Chewbacca find themselves in trouble again as they fight the evil Empire. This story is written in the spirit of the Marvel Star Wars comic book series. Between ANH & ESB
Star Wars - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 21 - Words: 41,308 - Reviews: 151 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 17 - Updated: 2/6/2009 - Published: 9/8/2008 - Leia O., Han S. - Complete
Stepping Out by MrsTater reviews
A Transfigured Hearts Outtake: In a killer pair of boots, Tonks is dressed for a special date with Remus. But when other people don't react as planned, and more of Remus is revealed to her than ever before, will the balancing act be too much for Tonks?
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 13,106 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 1 - Published: 1/26/2008 - N. Tonks, Remus L. - Complete
When Worlds Collide by Jess Pallas reviews
One Shot Set Post Imperius A series of interludes in Remus and Tonks' life at Winter Hollow.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,346 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 4 - Published: 9/22/2007 - Remus L., N. Tonks - Complete
The Hopes and Fears of All the Years by MrsTater reviews
When Tonks finds a book she must read during a Christmas shopping trip with Remus, it affects their relationship over three Christmases.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 31,506 - Reviews: 72 - Favs: 69 - Follows: 21 - Updated: 1/12/2007 - Published: 12/31/2006 - N. Tonks, Remus L. - Complete
The Pleasure Of Your Company by MrsTater reviews
Nymphadora, may I acknowledge the hippogriff in the room?
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,184 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 2 - Published: 8/6/2006 - N. Tonks, Albus D. - Complete
Imperius by Jess Pallas reviews
“Imperius…Werewolves…You Know Who…” The last words of a dying man force Remus Lupin into a dangerous investigation at the infamous Feral Institute. Sequel to Oblivious although prereading isn’t vital.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 50 - Words: 208,480 - Reviews: 1635 - Favs: 357 - Follows: 99 - Updated: 6/19/2006 - Published: 7/5/2005 - Remus L., N. Tonks - Complete
Oblivious by Jess Pallas reviews
What if there were more to Remus Lupin's bite than a badly timed stroll in the woods? Secrets emerge when a feral comes to town...
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 43 - Words: 180,462 - Reviews: 696 - Favs: 466 - Follows: 55 - Updated: 2/13/2005 - Published: 9/19/2004 - Remus L. - Complete
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Quite a Show reviews
A brother can only endure so much.
Star Wars - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,135 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 4 - Published: 4/13 - [Han S., Leia O.] Luke S. - Complete
To Have You Back Again reviews
He had been gone for ten months, but it felt like centuries ago. For now, the memories would have to do. Modern AU.
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 32,276 - Reviews: 82 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 35 - Updated: 1/11 - Published: 11/9/2015 - [Anna S., J. Bates] - Complete
Our Gentle Sin reviews
"If we have to leave here, if we have to leave the country, we are going to be together." AU from S2E6.
Downton Abbey - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 4 - Words: 15,070 - Reviews: 61 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 32 - Updated: 11/6/2015 - Published: 10/19/2015 - [Anna S., J. Bates]
Blessed reviews
He had never felt so blessed. Spoilers for S6E4.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,050 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 5 - Published: 10/12/2015 - [Anna S., J. Bates] - Complete
The Couple Next Door reviews
"If Lord Grantham and his daughter could accept these people into their bedrooms to dress and undress them, I wasn't going to complain about them being our neighbours."
Downton Abbey - Rated: K - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,511 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 1 - Published: 9/16/2015 - [Anna S., J. Bates] - Complete
The Business reviews
Life is a risky business. Modern AU.
Downton Abbey - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 10 - Words: 45,205 - Reviews: 203 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 32 - Updated: 9/9/2015 - Published: 8/7/2015 - [Anna S., J. Bates] - Complete
You reviews
Another month passed, and you weren't there yet. Slight Series 6 spoilers.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,165 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 3 - Published: 8/30/2015 - [Anna S., J. Bates] - Complete
Days With You reviews
Anna feels a soft kiss upon her neck, just below her ear, and she knows that it's time to wake up. Set post-S5, with some S6 "spoilers".
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,182 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 5 - Published: 8/2/2015 - [Anna S., J. Bates] - Complete
This Love, One Melody reviews
Anna sees an unexpected but familiar man playing the piano. Modern AU.
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,757 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 2 - Published: 7/21/2015 - [Anna S., J. Bates] - Complete
Clues reviews
Modern AU. In which John is curious and Anna is clueless.
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,537 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 7/15/2015 - [Anna S., J. Bates] - Complete
Beneath Still Waters reviews
Anna investigates a curious mystery, but she soon finds herself struggling to tell what is real and what is in her mind. Post Series 5.
Downton Abbey - Rated: M - English - Mystery/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 38,203 - Reviews: 173 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 33 - Updated: 7/2/2015 - Published: 4/23/2015 - [Anna S., J. Bates] - Complete
Stay reviews
Modern AU. Life can always come up with a few surprises. (completely A/B, but with other characters' appearances as well)
Downton Abbey - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 88,824 - Reviews: 264 - Favs: 62 - Follows: 76 - Updated: 4/16/2015 - Published: 5/3/2014 - [J. Bates, Anna S.] - Complete
Love Me Like You Do reviews
"It was never simply physical for us, no. But in light of everything that has happened, it means so much more." Set after S5CS.
Downton Abbey - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,153 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 5 - Published: 3/12/2015 - [Anna S., J. Bates] - Complete
For Love reviews
If God wouldn't give them a chance, perhaps they should make one themselves, Anna decided. But she knew God worked in mysterious ways.
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 12 - Words: 29,231 - Reviews: 153 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 44 - Updated: 1/20/2015 - Published: 11/13/2014 - [Anna S., J. Bates] - Complete
Today I Long For You reviews
"We're here now, and we're both free. Let us live the present." Set after S5CS.
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,036 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 3 - Published: 12/28/2014 - [Anna S., J. Bates] - Complete
Hero reviews
She was home, and just in time for Christmas.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,085 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 4 - Published: 12/22/2014 - [Anna S., J. Bates] - Complete
Full Hearts, Empty Houses reviews
"I loved you and you left me without so much as an explanation. Vanishing from everywhere I knew. You didn't return my calls or my messages. I couldn't even know if you were still alive." Modern AU, Christmas.
Downton Abbey - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 7,822 - Reviews: 44 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 27 - Updated: 12/11/2014 - Published: 12/4/2014 - [Anna S., J. Bates] - Complete
Love Remains the Same reviews
Different universes, same love.
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 7,534 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 18 - Updated: 10/31/2014 - Published: 9/12/2014 - [Anna S., J. Bates]
Windows of Life reviews
Modern AU. Ex-military, divorcee, lame and a penniless writer. John Bates doesn't have a lot to look forward in life until he sees her across the street.
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 9,522 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 3 - Published: 9/5/2014 - [Anna S., J. Bates] - Complete
Song of the Heart reviews
"Deny me light, deny me spring, but never your laughter, for I would die." Pablo Neruda
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,382 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 4 - Published: 4/7/2014 - J. Bates, Anna S. - Complete
Promises in the Summer Rain reviews
Two days in two summers, two perspectives, one single dream of happiness.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,801 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 3 - Published: 3/20/2014 - J. Bates, Anna S. - Complete
Forever By Your Side reviews
It's 1927 and eight years of marriage and three beautiful children give Mr and Mrs Bates a lot to look forward to in the future. Life presents new obstacles as it leads John and Anna to a new stage of love, trust and companionship - with their own family included, now. Nominated for four Highclere Awards, winner of two (characterisation for Anna and A/B Period AU).
Downton Abbey - Rated: K - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 33,844 - Reviews: 73 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 29 - Updated: 12/8/2013 - Published: 5/4/2013 - J. Bates, Anna S. - Complete
Smiles for Tomorrow reviews
It's summer in Scarborough and Mr and Mrs Bates discuss the past and think of the future. Sequel to New Tides, so might be better to read that one first. Very slight spoilers for Series 4.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,007 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 3 - Published: 11/15/2013 - J. Bates, Anna S. - Complete
New Tides reviews
Anna and Bates, one year after the opera concert night. Spoilers for Series 4.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,056 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 3 - Published: 10/18/2013 - J. Bates, Anna S. - Complete
Calm Waters reviews
John fights depression and tries to get his life back on track. Anna's past still torments her and she's forced to take some time away from work to move on. They both end up in a place called Calm Waters. Will they be able to help each other and cure themselves? Modern AU. M-rated from Chapter 9. Nominated for two Highclere Awards, winner of A/B angst.
Downton Abbey - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 53,699 - Reviews: 142 - Favs: 59 - Follows: 41 - Updated: 5/18/2013 - Published: 2/10/2013 - J. Bates, Anna S. - Complete
Past Tense, Present Perfect reviews
Set during the 2012 Christmas Special. Enjoying a fine picnic with his wife, Mr Bates thinks about the past, the present and what the future might bring.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,946 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 2 - Published: 5/10/2013 - J. Bates, Anna S. - Complete
Changes reviews
War brings changes and some of them aren't unwelcome. Set after 1.07.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,650 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 3 - Published: 2/24/2013 - Anna S., J. Bates - Complete
Dancing on Broken Glass reviews
Modern AU. Anna is a successful ballet teacher with a charming boyfriend. John is a single dad who is going through his second divorce. When Anna becomes John's daughter's ballet teacher, everything can change. Will they give into their feelings?
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 19 - Words: 56,674 - Reviews: 172 - Favs: 63 - Follows: 43 - Updated: 1/26/2013 - Published: 8/8/2012 - J. Bates, Anna S. - Complete
Miracle reviews
A new event brings some changes into the lives of Mr and Mrs Bates. Spoilers for S3.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 22,666 - Reviews: 30 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 22 - Updated: 12/30/2012 - Published: 12/1/2012 - Anna S., J. Bates - Complete
Of Love and Morality reviews
Mr. Bates helps Anna come to terms with her actions after the Pamuk incident. Set after 1.03.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,578 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 2 - Published: 11/18/2012 - Anna S., J. Bates - Complete
Safe Haven reviews
"They were both free, to love and be loved, for the first time in their lives." Spoilers for Series 3.
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,905 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 3 - Published: 10/29/2012 - Anna S., J. Bates - Complete
Twelve Days of Christmas reviews
She had always loved Christmas, ever since she was a little girl. He didn't particularly care for it, not after so many unhappy memories. But each Christmas is different from the other, and opinions and views could be changed. For both of them.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 12 - Words: 20,488 - Reviews: 110 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 14 - Updated: 9/15/2012 - Published: 4/28/2012 - Anna S., J. Bates - Complete
So I Sing a Song of Love reviews
Alternate universe. John Bates tries to find the path that will lead him to find himself when meets Anna Smith, who is facing serious changes and hard decisions after leaving Downton Abbey.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 13 - Words: 33,694 - Reviews: 146 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 25 - Updated: 7/22/2012 - Published: 6/9/2012 - Anna S., J. Bates - Complete
Misty Rains reviews
Modern AU. Anna is a nurse who lives a normal life until John Bates arrives in town. Will her life ever be the same?
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 16 - Words: 41,859 - Reviews: 139 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 7/7/2012 - Published: 3/11/2012 - Anna S., J. Bates - Complete
The New Valet reviews
Set during 1.01. Anna likes the new valet.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,666 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 6 - Published: 2/21/2012 - Anna S., J. Bates - Complete