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Montana Blues by Swordwriter reviews
Castle has been hurt and rejected one time too many. He decides that a total change in lifestyle and locale is needed. Alexis is at Stanford. New York no longer feels like home. He severs ties with Black Pawn and heads west
Castle - Rated: M - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 14 - Words: 57,188 - Reviews: 235 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 83 - Updated: 8/4 - Published: 5/14 - Kate B., Alexis C., Josh D.
A Murder Close to Home by Where's Beckett reviews
number 11 in the "A Murder In... "Series. I should have started the story with these statements . I did not invent these characters. A very wonderful couple did. thank you Milmar. But I can send them where I want them to be. There is always a new murder mystery to interrupt these two's fun. This one is too close to home for them.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Mystery/Romance - Chapters: 16 - Words: 28,206 - Reviews: 118 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 63 - Updated: 8/2 - Published: 5/8/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R. - Complete
I'll Be Watching You by Roadrunnerz reviews
Kate Beckett struggles with her demons after the Sniper case and, because of it, she's re-assigned to protect celebrity writer, Richard Castle, whose life is threatened by a dangerous stalker. AU-meeting fic set during season 4.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 22 - Words: 88,203 - Reviews: 514 - Favs: 98 - Follows: 250 - Updated: 8/2 - Published: 3/23
Falling Down by madreag reviews
Richard Castle is facing the greatest crisis of his life. He cannot reason or write his way out of this one. In this desperate time he turns to his partner Kate Beckett for advice and help. What follows surprises both of them. This AU takes place three years into the series.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 22 - Words: 84,670 - Reviews: 332 - Favs: 66 - Follows: 179 - Updated: 8/2 - Published: 4/26 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C.
Butt Dial by Netsrik1 reviews
AU of 'The Limey' Castle overhears Lanie when she butt dials him while talking to Kate in her apartment. How will he take the fact that Kate is 'crazy about him' even though she lied to him?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 10 - Words: 40,442 - Reviews: 244 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 216 - Updated: 8/1 - Published: 5/30
The Secret Life of Castle and Beckett by AleciaB reviews
AU – return to the pilot episode. Imagine they did go to dinner to debrief and then kept their personal life a secret.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 96 - Words: 349,121 - Reviews: 1308 - Favs: 255 - Follows: 486 - Updated: 7/31 - Published: 3/5/2017 - Kate B.
Nothing Lost by bingblot reviews
"Montgomery was dead. Beckett would be devastated. It didn't matter that Castle hadn't seen her in almost two years. Right now, in the face of this loss, all he knew was this overwhelming concern, this need to make sure she was okay." An AU version of "Knockout."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 21 - Words: 109,880 - Reviews: 558 - Favs: 112 - Follows: 275 - Updated: 7/30 - Published: 1/10 - Rick C., Kate B.
Hardest Battles We Fight by PossumSoul reviews
She gave up everything for something that she just lost. It was her all or nothing. Now that it's gone, she realizes just how much she gave up, and how much of it wouldn't just sit around and wait for her to come back. Especially not him. (Post Watershed[5x24]) *COMPLETE W/ 2 PART EPILOGUE*
Castle - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 48 - Words: 183,114 - Reviews: 1558 - Favs: 143 - Follows: 247 - Updated: 7/23 - Published: 11/8/2019 - [Kate B., Rick C.] Alexis C. - Complete
From Latte's to Love by nyccountry reviews
What would Kate be like if she had met Rick before she ever entered the academy? How would her life had been different? How would Rick be different if he met Kate before his marriage to Gina? This is a repost of my original posting to correct issues with the second chapter.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 10 - Words: 25,792 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 58 - Updated: 7/12 - Published: 4/16/2018
Don't Give Up On Me by skygirl55 reviews
When Richard Castle meets lawyer Kate Beckett on the subway he has no idea how she might change his life-and help him deal with his dark past. Caskett AU. For Castle Ficathon 2020
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 44,761 - Reviews: 368 - Favs: 103 - Follows: 176 - Updated: 7/5 - Published: 5/14 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
With A Twist by Dmarx reviews
A collection of unrelated one-shots exploring various 'what if' scenarios. #25: What if… Castle and Beckett hooked up at Ryan & Jenny's wedding?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 25 - Words: 79,002 - Reviews: 1206 - Favs: 230 - Follows: 379 - Updated: 6/22 - Published: 4/4/2018 - Rick C., Kate B.
Faked by DoctorCaskett reviews
What if Kate foresaw the risk to her life at Montgomery's funeral? Knockout 3x24 AU
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,983 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 10 - Published: 6/11 - [Kate B., Rick C.] Roy M., Jim B. - Complete
The Light in the Pines by ShutUpAndPull reviews
Sometimes a person isolates because it's a necessity. Sometimes a person isolates because they've convinced themselves it's a necessity. Sometimes it takes another person to show them it isn't. In other words, yes, this is yet another story about the aftermath of Kate's shooting, and about how she and Rick find a way to bring their new worlds together. (Rating may fluctuate)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 27,128 - Reviews: 260 - Favs: 59 - Follows: 118 - Updated: 6/3 - Published: 5/6 - Rick C., Kate B., Martha R., Jim B. - Complete
The Way I Am by ipreferwestside reviews
At first, Kate thinks she's going crazy. She doesn't remember putting the small glass cactus on her bookshelf; on second thought, doesn't remember even owning it in the first place. A season 3-4 AU. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,850 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 12 - Published: 5/31 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
You Only Have to Ask by The Muse of Apollo reviews
Grief changes the path that Kate Beckett had laid out for herself in 1999. It affected her career, it affected her mentality, but more it affected her family. Because of her Mother's death, she left it all behind. Can a chance encounter 10 years later help her make up for past mistakes? Sometimes to receive a second chance, one only needs to ask for it.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 42 - Words: 89,412 - Reviews: 957 - Favs: 155 - Follows: 339 - Updated: 5/27 - Published: 2/16/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Jim B., OC - Complete
Less is more by Lololova reviews
A collection of those one shots I consider too small to stand on their own. So, stories with less/around 1k words each. Will most likely post them on Tumblr (lololova) too since, after a poll on Twitter (lololovax), that's what most of you guys wanted. All will be about Castle and Beckett and the things/people surrounding them (but still with Caskett as the main).
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 27 - Words: 29,943 - Reviews: 421 - Favs: 70 - Follows: 92 - Updated: 5/22 - Published: 1/12/2019 - Rick C., Kate B.
Guardian Angel by CheerfulChemist reviews
This is an AU story, starting at the time of the Castle pilot. Kate is the rabbit hole, and Johanna receives permission to come back to earth to try to help her daughter.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Spiritual/Crime - Chapters: 78 - Words: 105,455 - Reviews: 599 - Favs: 62 - Follows: 92 - Updated: 5/19 - Published: 3/3 - Rick C., Kate B., Johanna B. - Complete
When the Music Stops by Fellykins reviews
Kate Beckett once asked what happens when the music stops, but for her and Castle, it never stops. A series of one shots based around Beckett and Castle's relationship inspired by music.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Crime - Chapters: 8 - Words: 27,124 - Reviews: 43 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 51 - Updated: 5/17 - Published: 3/25 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
From the Start by BurningxRedxCaskett reviews
Kate smiles at her husband and flashes her badge, "Detective Kate Beckett, NYPD, I need to ask you a couple of questions about a murder that took place this evening." AU from Flowers for Your Grave.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 2 - Words: 6,244 - Reviews: 93 - Favs: 76 - Follows: 147 - Updated: 5/17 - Published: 4/18 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C.
Alternate Route Taken by castlefan6 reviews
Another What If based on the episode, A Deadly Game, what happened if Rick didn't return to the precinct after leaving and this was really their last case. What would each other's lives have looked like? The story starts with Canon dialog, courtesy of Dust Jackets Dot Com, then goes quickly and completely AU. CASKET ENDING IS NOT GUARANTEED.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Drama - Chapters: 26 - Words: 87,884 - Reviews: 174 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 36 - Updated: 5/16 - Published: 4/17 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A tale of two single parents by Julimay reviews
To say Kate Beckett was surprised when she walked into the bullpen would have been the understatement of the year. She had to be dreaming. Because there was no way her daughter was sitting in the lap of her favorite author with another little girl, listening to him reading a children's book. An AU entry for Castle Winter Ficathon 2019
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 15 - Words: 57,842 - Reviews: 344 - Favs: 132 - Follows: 322 - Updated: 5/10 - Published: 11/23/2019
Wide Awake by Trinity Everett reviews
Kate makes a visit to her mother's grave the morning after her fight with Castle, but this time she's not the only one there. - An alternate scene/scene insert for Always. Caskett.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,259 - Reviews: 44 - Favs: 46 - Follows: 20 - Published: 5/7 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - 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: 89 - Follows: 148 - Updated: 5/6 - Published: 9/11/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., OC
Altered Assessment by castlefan6 reviews
Authors Note Another AU WHAT IF. Castle was only at the precinct for FFYG, until being requested back by Captain Montgomery for Candela case. Kate is the pursuer, Meredith died in Childbirth, Gina is just the Editor. Previous experiences shared by Roy, Rick and Mayor W. Liberties with the events and timeline from Canon to make this a more believable CASKETT IS NOT SURE THING
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 17 - Words: 58,697 - Reviews: 140 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 58 - Updated: 5/2 - Published: 4/10 - Complete
Did You Hear That? by WRTRD reviews
Set during 5 x13, 'Recoil," after Beckett saves Senator Bracken from a car bomb. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 33,513 - Reviews: 541 - Favs: 87 - Follows: 167 - Updated: 4/27 - Published: 11/7/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Return To Maine by Purple Satin reviews
Rick has been on a 2 month book tour and their 8 month anniversary is approaching. Everything is fine until his calls and texts suddenly stops coming. Where is he and what is he up to?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 28 - Words: 62,918 - Reviews: 418 - Favs: 72 - Follows: 163 - Updated: 4/27 - Published: 7/5/2017 - Rick C., Kate B.
Someone to Watch Over Me by Pen to Paper Writer reviews
Rick Castle and his partner are assigned to protect a possible witness at all costs, Kate Beckett. What happens when while in the course of his duties as her protector Rick starts to fall for her from afar. His partner tries to warn him that nothing good will come from his obsession with their witness but he doesn't care. Is she safe?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 16 - Words: 36,254 - Reviews: 217 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 78 - Updated: 4/26 - Published: 1/19 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Josh D. - Complete
The Best Quarantine by skygirl55 reviews
What if a pandemic happened to Caskett mid-Season 4 (Pre 47 Seconds Arc)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 2 - Words: 11,513 - Reviews: 106 - Favs: 65 - Follows: 87 - Updated: 4/25 - Published: 4/22 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Delayed by Netsrik1 reviews
Castle is stuck in the Seattle airport after a quick(?) book signing on Christmas Eve. He calls Kate while in line to get a new flight.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Family - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,133 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 11 - Updated: 4/24 - Published: 4/7 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Bomb III: Retribution by Pen to Paper Writer reviews
Rick Rodgers has it all. A loving wife, a very down to earth daughter, and a son he cherished and he would die for all of them if need be. On the other side of the coin, bad people are out there and they seek revenge. What will happen to his perfect little world? The bubble will burst when he least expects it?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Drama - Chapters: 21 - Words: 50,422 - Reviews: 155 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 35 - Updated: 4/19 - Published: 11/22/2019 - Complete
Flea Market Finds by Trinity Everett reviews
While walking the flea market one day, Beckett has a chance to take on a new project: redecorating. Season 7 Fic, Caskett.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,340 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 13 - Published: 4/17 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
Unexpected Meeting by alwaysmeanslove reviews
Prompt: Kate Beckett is out of the city, for a short vacation in the forest. (Non-canon story, pre-series fic)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,562 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 5 - Published: 4/12 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Blue Coffee Cup: Broken by mysterymuse reviews
Companion piece to Blue Coffee Cup. A post-Watershed AU. Beckett accepts the DC job and breaks it off with Castle. But is it what her heart really wants? Can she fix what's broken?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 16,930 - Reviews: 120 - Favs: 77 - Follows: 192 - Updated: 4/11 - Published: 7/17/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
It's Explosive by greygoose70 reviews
BOOM! The explosion propelled the car three feet in the air sending metal fragments in all directions before settling back down onto its original location. Disclaimer: Don't own any of the rights to this wonderful show, sorry.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Crime/Suspense - Chapters: 6 - Words: 5,893 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 9 - Published: 3/26 - Rick C., Kate B., J. Shaw - Complete
Siansa by Dmarx reviews
Katherine Beckett vanished without a trace six years ago, less than twenty-four hours after accidentally uncovering the truth about her mother's murder. Three-shot. AU. Loosely based on the premise of Absentia season 1.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,490 - Reviews: 111 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 95 - Updated: 3/23 - Published: 3/16 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
Stay With Me by Fellykins reviews
Beckett always expected to get shot. She was a cop. It was part of the job. What she didn't expect was getting shot at Captain Roy Montgomery's funeral, but it made her realize that there was more to life than loveless relationships and solving her mother's murder.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 28,593 - Reviews: 48 - Favs: 46 - Follows: 95 - Updated: 3/21 - Published: 3/2 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
The Melting Pot by KateMB reviews
This is a collection of light, fluffy one-shots starring our favorite duo, Castle and Beckett. Not in any particular order - just as I write them. Some have more than one chapter. It is clear which ones go together since I give each fic/chapter a title. The latest update is something cute n simple.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 31,548 - Reviews: 148 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 116 - Updated: 3/19 - Published: 2/23/2019 - Rick C., Kate B.
Always Right by Trinity Everett reviews
Waking up from a nap is always better when Kate has him at her back. A Reference Material verse story. Caskett, College AU.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,003 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 22 - Published: 3/15 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
Another Auld Lang Syne by castlefan6 reviews
Authors Note: Based on song Same Auld Lang Syne by Dan Fogelberg and incorporates scenes from Food to Die For. Beckett meets Brent Edwards at her HS Reunion, delaying Caskett if not derailing it completely. Also, we take liberties with the events and timeline from Canon and use events to make this a more believable fiction, Warning THIS IS AU, with an only brief flash of Canon
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 13 - Words: 44,275 - Reviews: 88 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 43 - Updated: 3/14 - Published: 3/2 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
NEON TERROR by greygoose70 reviews
WTF, There's another serial killer on the loose in the Big Apple and who gets the call, none other than out dynamic duo, their cohorts and our favorite FBI profiler. Disclaimer: I, of course, do not own any of these fabulous characters, that privilege belongs to AWM. AN: Story as not been betaed therefore all mistakes are mine except spelling, that I blame on my spell checker.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 6,749 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 17 - Published: 3/12 - Rick C., Kate B., J. Shaw - Complete
Poison Pen by CheerfulChemist reviews
Someone is killing recipients of the Poe Award. Could mystery writer Richard Castle be next? Detective Beckett needs to find out. This is an AU story that begins around the time the pilot episode of Castle did.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Mystery/Romance - Chapters: 61 - Words: 81,686 - Reviews: 563 - Favs: 61 - Follows: 112 - Updated: 3/2 - Published: 1/2 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R. - Complete
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: 761 - Favs: 190 - Follows: 316 - Updated: 2/22 - Published: 8/30/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
Castle One-Shots by blackcanary26 reviews
One-shot pieces of writing based on the show Castle. If you're looking for a long-term story with a structured plot, I'm sorry but this won't be that. (Prompts are always welcome. Seriously, if you have an idea I'd be willing to consider writing it.)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 2,629 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 23 - Updated: 2/19 - Published: 5/15/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., OC
The Right Time by Roadrunnerz reviews
After her conversation with Lanie, Beckett decides that maybe her friend is right. She's waited too long and it's time to tell Castle exactly how she feels. Set at the start of The Limey. A one-shot ficlet.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,934 - Reviews: 50 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 20 - Published: 2/17 - Complete
Canis Familiaris by Trinity Everett reviews
After careful consideration (and more than a few hints from Alexis), Castle and Beckett add to their family. A Take the Stairs verse story. Caskett. AU.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,020 - Reviews: 39 - Favs: 37 - Follows: 20 - Published: 2/16 - [Kate B., Rick C.] Alexis C. - Complete
Holding Onto You by alwaysmeanslove reviews
I would say this story is set after s8, Castle and Beckett are already married, but it isn t based on any specific season or episode. (Non-canon story) NOW COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 7 - Words: 22,638 - Reviews: 31 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 61 - Updated: 2/14 - Published: 10/2/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R. - Complete
A Renaissance of Passion by castlefan6 reviews
Continuation of the Fic, A Long Way Home, picks up immediately after the ending. Another What If based on the episode, COUNTDOWN, what happened if Rick didn't return to the precinct after leaving after seeing Kate in Josh's arms? It starts with Canon dialog, courtesy of Dust Jackets Dot Com, then goes quickly and completely AU. The journey continues by request
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 39,468 - Reviews: 58 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 43 - Updated: 2/13 - Published: 2/3 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Indelible by Dmarx reviews
Years pass and memories fade with time but his words never will. Because he wrote them down, every chapter of their story inked across the page for eternity. Sequel to Spiral Bound.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 30 - Words: 47,772 - Reviews: 808 - Favs: 85 - Follows: 135 - Updated: 2/3 - Published: 5/20/2019 - Complete
He took off her watch by MadAboutCastle1090 reviews
The release of the leather strap from her wrist pulled her from her moment of introspection. She watched as he cradled the object in his hands. The care with which he placed it on the bedside table stopped her breath in her chest.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,572 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 4 - Published: 1/13 - Complete
A Bright Future by casketttopgun reviews
Season 9, Ep2 Unknown events from Kate's past are discovered during a case
Castle - Rated: M - English - Crime/Angst - Chapters: 12 - Words: 18,046 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 36 - Updated: 1/8 - Published: 11/27/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Too Close by CheerfulChemist reviews
This AU story begins when Rick pulls Kate from her submerged unit in Pandora/Linchpin. Rick's fascination with Sophia Turner is gone. He only cares about a near-drowned Kate.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 101 - Words: 134,519 - Reviews: 689 - Favs: 82 - Follows: 120 - Updated: 1/1 - Published: 9/23/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., Sophia T., Jim B. - Complete
The Myth of Control by ShutUpAndPull reviews
An entry for the Castle Ficathon Winter 2019, because S4 told me to: This is a story about love, pure and in no way simple.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 25,936 - Reviews: 210 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 135 - Updated: 12/30/2019 - Published: 11/26/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Lanie P. - Complete
In Seeking as in Finding by Caskettlove77 reviews
A one-shot set during the holidays. Takes place before, but close to 47 seconds in a world where that was at Christmas time. Castle and Beckett at an ice skating rink.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,195 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 12 - Published: 12/27/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Life worth living by Pen to Paper Writer reviews
Rick Castle had a guy in the most important place on Earth. He had forewarning of how the world would end only because he had a guy feeding him information. Now he faced a dilemma. He and Kate had a blowout fight over her captain's death and she threw him out of her life. Would he save her? Or would he let her suffer the fate of everyone else?
Castle - Rated: K - English - Sci-Fi/Suspense - Chapters: 11 - Words: 36,429 - Reviews: 145 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 45 - Updated: 12/25/2019 - Published: 10/20/2019 - Complete
You’re My Work Wife by SK-Stanatic-SK reviews
2x11 (The fifth bullet) AU What if Kate reacted in another way while making the joke about Castle proposing to the dog? (Sorry if the grammar is not 100% correct but English is not my first language)
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 4 - Words: 3,035 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 25 - Updated: 12/22/2019 - Published: 12/19/2019 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
No Ordinary Memory by castlefan6 reviews
This is the sequel to Life Reassessment loosely based on the episode, Cops and Robbers, except Rick is injured protecting Martha and Bank Teller Simone. It begins where LR left off, no time-lapse but characters who may not resemble those from Canon. I hope you enjoy it, so please leave me a note or review.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 11 - Words: 35,034 - Reviews: 54 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 37 - Updated: 12/21/2019 - Published: 12/2/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
What the Heart Wants by bingblot reviews
"Are you in love with Detective Beckett?" He wasn't. He couldn't be. Could he? A fix-it fic for the summer after S2.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 18 - Words: 89,297 - Reviews: 504 - Favs: 139 - Follows: 260 - Updated: 12/21/2019 - Published: 8/2/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Solace (Hypotheticals Series—Pre-Show) by JohnQKole reviews
Pre-Series installment of "Hypotheticals." A recently divorced author meets a gorgeous Stanford pre-Law student at a book signing in late 1998. The pair meet again nearly a year later when she's recovering from a tragedy and he's acclimating to life as a single father. Both are struggling more than they let on. A pre-series exploration of characters/love/friendship/romance.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 24 - Words: 122,375 - Reviews: 383 - Favs: 112 - Follows: 227 - Updated: 12/11/2019 - Published: 5/2/2019 - [Kate B., Rick C.]
Life Reassessment by castlefan6 reviews
Authors Note: Another What If based on the episode, Cops and Robbers, except Rick is injured protecting Martha and Bank Teller Simone. It starts with Canon dialog, goes quickly completely AU. No dinner, no boasts of who saved who, and twists of fate in the Castle's lives. I don't own Castle; I use the characters for amusement purposes only, except the ones I create.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 55,457 - Reviews: 98 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 50 - Updated: 12/1/2019 - Published: 11/12/2019 - Complete
What's Old Is New by casketttopgun reviews
Come an enjoy an imaginary Season 9, Episode 1 of Castle
Castle - Rated: M - English - Crime/Romance - Chapters: 16 - Words: 20,650 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 35 - Updated: 11/22/2019 - Published: 10/1/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Cerulean by Garrae reviews
"A small blue dot in her vision. But it was the wrong blue. It wasn't her blue. She wanted her blue. But it wasn't there." Fluff in three chapters.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 10,299 - Reviews: 143 - Favs: 88 - Follows: 110 - Updated: 11/14/2019 - Published: 11/10/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., Jim B. - Complete
Paladins by Perfgen reviews
America is under attack. A deadly foe unleashes weapons of mass destruction and masses of fanatical terrorists. When the enemy stages an attack in the city of Tampa as a dress rehearsal they encounter an unsuspected obstacle: FBI counterterrorism agent Kate Beckett and an ex-marine turned college physics professor - Richard Castle.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 100 - Words: 333,540 - Reviews: 611 - Favs: 87 - Follows: 126 - Updated: 11/12/2019 - Published: 1/23/2017 - Complete
unmarked graves on victory land by sinkingsidewalks reviews
A head wound and years of trauma. Post-ep for 6x22 "Veritas"
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,477 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 6 - Published: 11/11/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Belated Memories by castlefan6 reviews
Authors Note: Another What If based on the episode, A Deadly Game (TY Cyotepup4 for the correction). Starts off with Canon dialog, quickly goes completely AU. No Gina in the Hamptons, just twists of fate in the Castle's lives.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 28 - Words: 80,769 - Reviews: 116 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 42 - Updated: 11/11/2019 - Published: 10/15/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Shadow of a Doubt by CTTFICFAN reviews
Authors Note: Based on Canon episode Probable Cause with some interesting twists, also a prompt from our fan Retired1984 will be addressed as well, the prompt will appear at the end of Chapter One.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 27,089 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 31 - Updated: 11/5/2019 - Published: 10/12/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E. - Complete
Compulsive Liars Anonymous by PadyandMoony reviews
The case with this compulsive liar makes Castle reflect on his life and his relationship with Beckett. A season 8 repercussions story. NOT FOR BECKETT LOVERS. Mentions of torture and suicidal thoughts.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 8 - Words: 55,677 - Reviews: 149 - Favs: 66 - Follows: 58 - Updated: 10/24/2019 - Published: 4/12/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
The Shot by greygoose70 reviews
Ryan's shot didn't miss...or did it. This is a S3E1 A/U story.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Drama/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 8,601 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 15 - Published: 10/20/2019 - Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
Love and War in the Garden of Eden by devildog3479 reviews
December 2002, America is on the verge of War with Iraq. In NY Richard Castle receives a phone call that will soon have him in the heart of the bloodiest battle of the conflict at that time. Unknown to his friends, Castle is a Marine Reservist assigned to the 8th Tank Battalion, who will be in the thick of things. How will this change the dyamics of everyone involved including KB.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 17 - Words: 126,356 - Reviews: 223 - Favs: 103 - Follows: 174 - Updated: 10/17/2019 - Published: 6/20/2018
Captain Beckett by DreamGirl47 reviews
Season 8 AU without the whole Locksat storyline. Castle and Beckett face the unexpected and are forced to mould their lives around it.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 6 - Words: 12,415 - Reviews: 56 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 124 - Updated: 10/15/2019 - Published: 1/31/2019
Luka by Pen to Paper Writer reviews
This story is based in part on Suzanne Vega's song "Luka" It deals with child abuse and goes to some dark places. If this is not your cup of tea I totally understand. While Kate, Rick and the boys are investigating a murder at an apartment building Rick notices that something is off with a boy in the next-door apartment.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Drama - Chapters: 3 - Words: 11,867 - Reviews: 42 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 46 - Updated: 10/13/2019 - Published: 9/29/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., Lanie P., OC - Complete
Oh, Kiddos by WRTRD reviews
A chance meeting leads to a grand scheme. Set during S3. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 29,758 - Reviews: 546 - Favs: 101 - Follows: 149 - Updated: 9/29/2019 - Published: 8/5/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., Martha R., S. Perlmutter - Complete
Almost Home by bravevulnerability reviews
"He cares about you, Kate. You may not see it, may not have been ready to before all of this, but he does." An AU twist to 2x18, Boom!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 48,222 - Reviews: 899 - Favs: 288 - Follows: 312 - Updated: 9/27/2019 - Published: 8/19/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
This is Goodbye by greygoose70 reviews
"So what did you want to say, Castle," she asked impatience clearly in her voice. "Just this," he replied looking self assured. "I love you Katherine Beckett...and goodbye. He then turned, got on the elevator and was gone. A Season 2 A/U story. Disclaimer: Don't own them but thank you AWM for creating them.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 8,372 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 32 - Published: 9/17/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
A Clash of Duties by CheerfulChemist reviews
This is an AU story. Jackson's mission at the U.N. doesn't go south, and Martha has a chance to tell him about Richard. The time frame will start the morning after the fateful night through Richard Castle as a mystery writer. Yes, he will meet Kate. Have patience.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 46 - Words: 60,996 - Reviews: 359 - Favs: 66 - Follows: 83 - Updated: 9/4/2019 - Published: 7/21/2019 - Rick C., Martha R. - Complete
Starting Over by CTTFICFAN reviews
This is a combined effort of three writers to give a fresh spin on how the series could have started, progressed. It's totally AU, will follow canon's overall theme, but differences are made to make the story work, including dates and ages of characters. It starts immediately before the first episode, What if RC and KB knew each other before the Launch Party?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 9 - Words: 26,336 - Reviews: 100 - Favs: 48 - Follows: 79 - Updated: 8/27/2019 - Published: 8/10/2019 - Complete
Coffee and Sunrises by thesewordsinthisworld reviews
Begins six days after Castle and Beckett are shot. How do they move on with their lives?
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 16 - Words: 28,937 - Reviews: 243 - Favs: 86 - Follows: 215 - Updated: 8/18/2019 - Published: 1/25/2019 - Rick C., Kate B.
Kangaroo Bonus Story by Julimay reviews
This is an additional story to my other story „Kangaoo" It's set about a year later.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,719 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 19 - Published: 8/16/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., OC - Complete
BHE by wendykw reviews
A fluffy fic that was inspired by a memory of mine.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 12,796 - Reviews: 80 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 91 - Updated: 8/13/2019 - Published: 11/10/2016 - [Kate B., Rick C.]
Objections Overruled by ShutUpAndPull reviews
A first-meeting AU story: Attorneys, Katherine Beckett and Richard Castle, who seemingly have little in common, find themselves on opposite sides of a divorce case and, to their surprise, with a very similar interest-namely each other. (Rating is precautionary, but likely applicable)
Castle - Rated: M - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 21,265 - Reviews: 201 - Favs: 91 - Follows: 153 - Updated: 8/12/2019 - Published: 7/11/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., Lanie P. - Complete
I need you always by TvSeriesManiac reviews
What happened after the shooting in the loft and what happened with LokSat? Read and tell me what do you think. I'm not a native English speaker so there will be some mistakes. SORRY. If this is a problem then don't read it, read it and ignore the mistakes or help me.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Crime/Tragedy - Chapters: 8 - Words: 6,475 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 27 - Updated: 8/11/2019 - Published: 1/29/2019 - Alexis C., Kate B., Rick C., Johanna B.
The Quest by Pegship reviews
Rick Castle knew this day would come. This was Alexis, after all - she'd have to know "the rest of the story". AU taking place some time before the end of season 4.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Family/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,868 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 27 - Published: 8/10/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
Scentient Beings by Liv Wilder reviews
Season 3 story based on a Twitter prompt by Castlefied Forever. Set in the aftermath of 3x17: Countdown. One-shot. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,418 - Reviews: 96 - Favs: 95 - Follows: 40 - Published: 8/10/2019 - Rick C., Kate B.
The small moments by misbarbosa reviews
Sunday morning, rain is falling, and Castle and Beckett enjoy the small moments raising their three kids. Simple one-shot from the "seven years later" scene.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,417 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 5 - Published: 8/8/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Mnemosyne by Garrae reviews
"The hell you don't remember. Do you want to know trauma? I was shot in the chest and I remember every second of it." And suddenly, she did. AU from 47 Seconds. #Castleficathon2019
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 30 - Words: 102,205 - Reviews: 1319 - Favs: 146 - Follows: 217 - Updated: 8/8/2019 - Published: 6/2/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., V. Gates, C. Burke - Complete
Initially, I Thought by WRTRD reviews
Beckett reads something she shouldn't in Castle's office. Set immediately after 2x18 "Boom!" Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 13 - Words: 35,190 - Reviews: 652 - Favs: 159 - Follows: 263 - Updated: 8/3/2019 - Published: 5/15/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Change of Heart by castlefan6 reviews
Authors Note: This is my SEQUEL to my AU version to a different outcome from the RISE episode in Canon COURSE CORRECTION and UNEXPECTED DETOUR, you will need to read those first to understand this work. This picks up exactly where we left off, no time jumps longer than a few months. WARNING: ANGST, P.T.S.D. and other injuries will be covered, please ignore this story if this upsets
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 21 - Words: 60,067 - Reviews: 149 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 28 - Updated: 8/2/2019 - Published: 7/6/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Gina - Complete
Some Place Like Home by PossumSoul reviews
(7x06 AU) Instead of sending him home, the artifact is shot out of Castle's hand, breaking the artifact and leaving him trapped in the world where he and Beckett never met. Stuck in a world where nothing is right, Rick is torn between convincing this Kate that they belong together and trying to find a way back to his own. [Castle Fanfication 2019]
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Supernatural - Chapters: 14 - Words: 47,872 - Reviews: 294 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 147 - Updated: 7/31/2019 - Published: 6/9/2019 - [Kate B., Rick C.]
Forever Yours by Pen to Paper Writer reviews
Navigating the dating world after her breakup Kate decides to sit back and take life easy for a change. No commitments, no pressure, and of course no man and that's fine with her. Rick had been stripped of everything he had and he's okay with that. He made peace with his ex-wife Gina and all he wants to do is vegetate in his loft. Dating is the furthest thing from his mind.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 14 - Words: 27,422 - Reviews: 232 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 100 - Updated: 7/30/2019 - Published: 4/21/2019 - Complete
Rising Tide by Caskettlove77 reviews
Takes place after they have finished the case in L.A. Unable to catch a flight back to New York, they are forced to stay another night. Romance.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 8,227 - Reviews: 83 - Favs: 69 - Follows: 154 - Updated: 7/28/2019 - Published: 4/2/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Flight delayed by Lololova reviews
Prompt: My flight was delayed 3 hours so I was doing what any human does when they're bored. Minding my own business swiping through tinder & the guy behind me goes "ouch hard no for that one?" And I turn around ONLY TO SEE THE MAN I JUST SWIPED NO ON BEHIND ME HAHAHA
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 9,508 - Reviews: 49 - Favs: 66 - Follows: 167 - Updated: 7/20/2019 - Published: 4/7/2019 - Rick C., Kate B.
The Treasure of the Penelope by ucsbdad reviews
Major Rick Rodgers, US Army, is joining his girlfriend, Dr. Kate Beckett, on an archeological dig in North Carolina. What could possibly go wrong? COMPLETE!
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 10 - Words: 19,120 - Reviews: 97 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 41 - Updated: 7/14/2019 - Published: 7/5/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Another Blow by greygoose70 reviews
As he watched them walk away, her arm around his waist, his across her shoulders, he felt another blow to his fractured heart. An A/U ending for S3E04. Don't own these wonderful characters, however I want to thank AWM for creating them.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,702 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 9 - Published: 7/9/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
You Should Be Writing by TheFifthSister reviews
A collection of unrelated one shots centred around Caskett. Often written to clear writer's block or refocus during album writing.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 50 - Words: 33,538 - Reviews: 292 - Favs: 48 - Follows: 69 - Updated: 7/7/2019 - Published: 7/10/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C.
Course Correction by castlefan6 reviews
Authors Note: This is my SEQUEL to AU version to a different outcome from the RISE episode in Canon UNEXPECTED DETOUR, you will need to read that one first to understand this work. This picks up exactly where we left off, no time jumps longer than a few months.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 9 - Words: 23,756 - Reviews: 60 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 29 - Updated: 7/6/2019 - Published: 6/27/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Accidentally in Love by bingblot reviews
Why not talk to him? It wouldn't matter what he thought of her, if he pitied her, because she never expected to see him again. But then she did. A pre-series meeting AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 51 - Words: 296,970 - Reviews: 1348 - Favs: 328 - Follows: 489 - Updated: 7/3/2019 - Published: 5/23/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
Tracks in the Sand by Swordwriter reviews
An AU retelling of Deadly Game. Beckett's treatment of Castle goes too far. He leaves the precinct for good. No pathetic need of Gina or tail between his legs return in the fall. It will be a major shock to Beckett and her crew when she finds out who Richard Rodgers really is. Caskett is not a foregone conclusion in this one.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 16 - Words: 56,963 - Reviews: 464 - Favs: 105 - Follows: 160 - Updated: 6/30/2019 - Published: 10/12/2016
Kangaroo by Julimay reviews
„So? What's the father's name?" At Kate's question Lanie's gaze flicked towards Castle for a second before she handed Kate the paper. „Look for yourself." When Kate read the name written on the paternity test she looked up at Lanie in shock. „You are kidding, right?".. The appearance of a little girl during a case turns Castle's and Beckett's world upside down. Set season 3.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 11 - Words: 36,094 - Reviews: 137 - Favs: 116 - Follows: 198 - Updated: 6/30/2019 - Published: 2/9/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., OC - Complete
Unexpected Detour by castlefan6 reviews
This is my AU version to a different outcome from the RISE episode in Canon. Kate left to deal with her demons, perhaps she wasn't the only one needing to come to terms with what life brought them all. This is a LONG Road but initial plan is to wind up CASKETT, don't push too hard it will take some time to develop plot points.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 28 - Words: 95,543 - Reviews: 207 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 50 - Updated: 6/25/2019 - Published: 6/1/2019 - Complete
It's a Match! by The Introverted Extrovert reviews
When Castle and Beckett cross paths on a dating app, will this be the thing that finally brings them together or will it drive them apart?
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 4 - Words: 7,530 - Reviews: 120 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 179 - Updated: 6/13/2019 - Published: 4/4/2019 - Rick C., Kate B.
Jamaica by Pen to Paper Writer reviews
She needed a break after what was just dropped on her. He was out saving the world from an invisible foe. What will happen when their worlds collide? Rated T, for now, ratings will change when needed.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Suspense - Chapters: 21 - Words: 63,110 - Reviews: 386 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 94 - Updated: 6/9/2019 - Published: 2/3/2019 - Complete
Will of the Wisp by PossumSoul reviews
(Pre-Caskett total AU) A job. That's all it was supposed to be. Something to pass the time and help pay the bills. Waitressing at The Old Haunt, a nice quiet bar, seemed easy enough, at least until enrollment at the Academy started. She wasn't supposed to meet anyone that special. Why did she have to meet him?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 18 - Words: 64,329 - Reviews: 499 - Favs: 98 - Follows: 248 - Updated: 6/8/2019 - Published: 11/19/2017 - [Rick C., Kate B.]
Because There Was by ShutUpAndPull reviews
An AU entry for Castle Ficathon 2019: Because there was Season 3. Because there was Royce. And a letter. And a motorcycle. And there isn't always more time. Because there was love.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 27,297 - Reviews: 232 - Favs: 79 - Follows: 170 - Updated: 6/8/2019 - Published: 5/6/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., Martha R., Roy M. - Complete
Sweet Disposition by bravevulnerability reviews
"This is a bad idea," Kate whispers as Lanie fluffs the skirt of her dress. Her best friend straightens to adjust the stray curls of Kate's hair, ensuring the pretty bun at her nape is secure. "A little late to be getting cold feet, honey." Set any time between 4x10, 'Cuffed', and 4x11, 'Till Death Do Us Part'.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 10,063 - Reviews: 360 - Favs: 201 - Follows: 232 - Updated: 6/6/2019 - Published: 5/28/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
MIA: Missing in Action by greygoose70 reviews
"Please," she whispered to whatever deity was out there. "Keep him safe. I need him, god help me I love him." Disclaimer: Don't own the characters I just get to play with them. Took this further than I had originally intended to but what can I say...I'm a sucker for happy endings. Thanks for reading. And to all of you that R&R the prequel, thanks for your input and comments.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 12,184 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 14 - Published: 6/2/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A New Mountain by Trinity Everett reviews
What if Beckett's first day as captain had gone differently? - An 8x01 AU ficlet. Caskett.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,302 - Reviews: 52 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 29 - Published: 5/31/2019 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
One More Button by mysterymuse reviews
What if Castle and Beckett stayed behind at the Old Haunt, alone, after everyone had gone? Post-Last Call AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 12,938 - Reviews: 92 - Favs: 108 - Follows: 276 - Updated: 5/27/2019 - Published: 10/6/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Unfinished by mysterymuse reviews
Post-Knockdown AU. No Josh. What if Castle showed up at Beckett's door that night?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,161 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 48 - Follows: 15 - Published: 5/23/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Into Africa by ucsbdad reviews
An AU tale that sees a soldier and an archeologist meet in Africa. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 15 - Words: 29,875 - Reviews: 187 - Favs: 48 - Follows: 67 - Updated: 5/16/2019 - Published: 5/2/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Bringing back to life by alwaysmeanslove reviews
One shot, based on season 3 finale.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,644 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 6 - Published: 5/16/2019 - Kate B. - Complete
Sleep With Whoever You Want by Alwaysgurl2013 reviews
"There is no big deal. Sleep with whoever you want. The more, the merrier." "You know there is only one person I want to sleep with. You." I always felt like this conversation should have taken a different turn so here's my take on it.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,485 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 12 - Published: 5/15/2019 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Can't Go Home Again by PossumSoul reviews
(4x01 AU) "You don't remember... the gunshot?" Rick says, letting cowardice guide him as it always does with her. "No, I remember I was giving the speech and everything just went black." What if she was being honest and really didn't remember her shooting? [COMPLETE W/ EPILOGUE]
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 24 - Words: 88,670 - Reviews: 740 - Favs: 146 - Follows: 249 - Updated: 5/15/2019 - Published: 3/27/2019 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
I'll Still be Loving You by castlefan6 reviews
This is my AU version SEQUEL to Dinner Date, Please read that before starting this. This story picks up without any time lapse and continues with Kate and Rick as they forge ahead as a Couple. It concludes the story arc started when Rick left suddenly after Demming Dinner with Kate in the Precinct. This is completely CASKETT
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 17 - Words: 44,185 - Reviews: 143 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 48 - Updated: 5/14/2019 - Published: 4/24/2019 - Complete
Don't mess with Castle by greygoose70 reviews
Beckett couldn't believe what she was seeing, twice Tom came at Castle and twice Castle threw him to the mat. (A Season 2 story) Disclaimer: Characters are not mine, only wish they were.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,277 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 37 - Follows: 20 - Published: 5/13/2019 - Complete
Moments of truth by Ke14uk reviews
She should be dead. Again. And so should he. She had not been able to save him. He saved her. Again. She had thought him dead and she had given up. He never gave up. Takes place after Pandora/Linchpin.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 28,900 - Reviews: 41 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 91 - Updated: 5/8/2019 - Published: 2/25/2019 - Rick C., Kate B.
Shattered Lies by CheerfulChemist reviews
This is an AU story that begins during "Food to Die For." Castle finds something wrong with the way Perlmutter says that Wolf died. When Beckett checks out his suspicions, it leads to a much bigger plot. And there is Maddy Queller and Kate's growing uncertainty about Demming. Cover image by @Artifex Prime.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Crime/Romance - Chapters: 54 - Words: 70,779 - Reviews: 568 - Favs: 71 - Follows: 103 - Updated: 5/8/2019 - Published: 3/16/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., T. Demming - Complete
Seven Years of Always by Alwaysgurl2013 reviews
It had been seven years since everything changed, but only one of them remembered to look at the calendar it appears.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,588 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 7 - Published: 5/7/2019 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
A Family of Castles by TrainToAlaska reviews
These are all one-shots that I've written but never uploaded over the past few years. They're all family fics and quite fluffy, so if that isn't your thing you're not going to be happy reading these :) There will be a new one-shot each Sunday!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 12 - Words: 11,685 - Reviews: 143 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 86 - Updated: 5/5/2019 - Published: 2/10/2019 - Rick C., Kate B.
Consequences (Hypotheticals Series--Season 2) by JohnQKole reviews
Post Season 2. Beckett goes on vacation while Castle is writing in the Hamptons. Circumstances cross their paths and they end up spending some of that time together.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 85,913 - Reviews: 286 - Favs: 126 - Follows: 198 - Updated: 4/29/2019 - Published: 2/22/2019 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
By Definition by Trinity Everett reviews
Sorting through baby things turns a bit serious, then a little bit silly. Caskett, Post-Series Ficlet.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,626 - Reviews: 46 - Favs: 50 - Follows: 21 - Published: 4/28/2019 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
The Language of Flowers by Garrae reviews
"Suddenly it occurred to her that Castle was a wordsmith. A man who used language... And, therefore, she should be looking at the meaning of the plants he'd picked." Castle tries to win Beckett's heart in the oldest way possible. S1 AU, with flowers.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 13,764 - Reviews: 187 - Favs: 65 - Follows: 92 - Updated: 4/28/2019 - Published: 4/21/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Where's My Love by bravevulnerability reviews
'He's never known a laugh more beautiful than the one that belonged to her. He'd never forget it either.' One shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,324 - Reviews: 117 - Favs: 128 - Follows: 43 - Published: 4/26/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
One-Writer Girl by Liv Wilder reviews
One-shot based on the end scene in 3x21: Dead Pool when Beckett tells Castle that from now on she's a one-writer girl. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,862 - Reviews: 138 - Favs: 107 - Follows: 30 - Published: 4/24/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Dinner Date by castlefan6 reviews
This is my AU version to the events when Demming has dinner catered by Hung's China Sea, complete with the candle light. Sometimes, a candle provides the light that is needed to get you out of the dark. Based on a prompt and request from mbeckettcastle or JC. This is for you, I hope I do it justice.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 53 - Words: 139,552 - Reviews: 420 - Favs: 50 - Follows: 86 - Updated: 4/23/2019 - Published: 3/6/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Sur La Glace by skygirl55 reviews
A Caskett Figure Skating AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 10,836 - Reviews: 104 - Favs: 78 - Follows: 96 - Updated: 4/20/2019 - Published: 4/13/2019 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Why Not Me by Liv Wilder reviews
Castle 2x23: Overkill. Fic Prompt from ProudTVJunkie: "Cornered in the break room by Beckett after seeing her kiss Demming in the hall, Castle comes out and asks, why him? Why not me?" Two-shot. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,784 - Reviews: 206 - Favs: 122 - Follows: 138 - Updated: 4/11/2019 - Published: 4/9/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Bricoleur by A Heart Wide Open reviews
(Fr) - Someone who starts building something with no clear plan, adding bits here and there, cobbling together a whole while flying by the seat of their pants. Post Series Finale - A series of connected one-shots, of life in progress, the way we see it.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 31 - Words: 72,918 - Reviews: 271 - Favs: 66 - Follows: 127 - Updated: 4/7/2019 - Published: 5/31/2017 - Rick C., Kate B.
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: 669 - Favs: 203 - Follows: 510 - Updated: 4/6/2019 - Published: 2/18/2016 - Rick C., Kate B.
Running on Fumes by WRTRD reviews
Furious at Castle for showing evidence to an outsider–a flight attendant–and hurt by his dismissal of her, Beckett decides to take action. But so does he. AU set immediately after 4x20, "The Limey." Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 27,444 - Reviews: 600 - Favs: 123 - Follows: 215 - Updated: 4/6/2019 - Published: 1/5/2019 - Complete
When Stars Align by Liv Wilder reviews
A what-if from "47 Seconds." What if Kate had sent Ryan away when he interrupted Castle's speech about the victims and missed opportunities. One-shot. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,310 - Reviews: 113 - Favs: 129 - Follows: 36 - Published: 4/3/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Made to Be by Trinity Everett reviews
Although she might not have had time to plan a party for Castle's birthday, Beckett is able to make the occasion big anyway. Caskett, Post-Series.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,653 - Reviews: 49 - Favs: 64 - Follows: 25 - Published: 4/2/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Time-Honored Tradition by Trinity Everett reviews
"You know, the time-honored hazing that goes on in those few moments we share where he and I are alone just before my daughter descends the stairs." - Rick Rodgers learns the hard way what it's like to be on the receiving end of a certain dating tradition. Caskett. High School AU. Meeting AU.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,550 - Reviews: 49 - Favs: 77 - Follows: 34 - Published: 3/31/2019 - [Rick C., Kate B.] Jim B., Johanna B. - Complete
Within Reach by skygirl55 reviews
Castle continued to follow his partner with tension in his gut. He just knew something was off about this place. Caskett S3 AU. 3 Parts.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 11,343 - Reviews: 86 - Favs: 88 - Follows: 110 - Updated: 3/30/2019 - Published: 3/23/2019 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Reach Behind by PossumSoul reviews
(Post 47 Seconds) She knows she made a mistake, one that she was hoping would fix itself over time. But her first case comes back to haunt her and she's up against too much to go it alone. She needs him back. {COMPLETE W/ EPILOGUE}
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 25 - Words: 81,242 - Reviews: 676 - Favs: 153 - Follows: 270 - Updated: 3/25/2019 - Published: 7/5/2018 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
Elevator Pitch by Liv Wilder reviews
Still trying to fix that heartrending Season 2 finale all these years later. Two-shot.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 2 - Words: 7,013 - Reviews: 149 - Favs: 102 - Follows: 145 - Updated: 3/25/2019 - Published: 3/23/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A little something different by Kbeckettcastle reviews
Prompt from Tumblr: Kate's mom didn't die, During her model time, she's hired by Black pawn to show up at a storm book launch. Her job is to be a beautiful person for the press to see mingling around. But when she bumps into Castle and hits it off, Gina is not happy. For Gina has plans to be the next Mrs Castle and no tall model is gonna get in her way.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 6 - Words: 6,268 - Reviews: 39 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 74 - Updated: 3/22/2019 - Published: 12/20/2018
Stay in Touch by CheerfulChemist reviews
This is an AU story. When Kate brings her book to be signed by Castle after her mother is killed, he is curious about the grieving girl. He invites her for coffee, and they become penpals until... The cover art is by @Artifex Prime
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 64 - Words: 84,300 - Reviews: 662 - Favs: 130 - Follows: 181 - Updated: 3/15/2019 - Published: 1/11/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
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: 155 - Updated: 3/10/2019 - Published: 5/26/2014 - [Rick C., Kate B.] OC - Complete
The Power of Ten by WRTRD reviews
A one-shot story for today, set in the Eliot universe, but without Eliot. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,500 - Reviews: 66 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 13 - Published: 3/9/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Liftoff by ipreferwestside reviews
"Does your invitation still stand?" A 2x24 end AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 3 - Words: 4,869 - Reviews: 116 - Favs: 78 - Follows: 128 - Updated: 3/9/2019 - Published: 5/20/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
March 9th 2009 The Day I Found My Always by MonicaKateBingCastle reviews
A little anniversary fic to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Flowers for Your Grave
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 776 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 4 - Published: 3/9/2019 - Complete
Precious Memories by castlefan6 reviews
Next Installment in the AU Series starting with Faded Memory, please read that story first. This is AU, some canon will be used, but for most part all AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 6 - Words: 13,391 - Reviews: 52 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 29 - Updated: 3/7/2019 - Published: 3/2/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Old Wives Tales by Alyssa86InMN reviews
The time traveler said they'd have three kids and Castle is determined to have that prediction be true. One-shot.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,550 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 19 - Published: 3/5/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., OC - Complete
Hearthunters (A Headhunters Rewrite) by Alwaysgurl2013 reviews
What if Castle and Beckett had already been together when he decides to shadow Detective Slaughter. A Headhunters Rewrite.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,035 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 16 - Published: 3/2/2019 - [Rick C., Kate B.] C. Burke, E. Slaughter - Complete
Begotten by skygirl55 reviews
"Since our time together in that interrogation room, I've felt like you reminded me of someone. It's my daughter; you remind me of her." Caskett FFYG AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 3 - Words: 14,763 - Reviews: 161 - Favs: 129 - Follows: 149 - Updated: 3/2/2019 - Published: 2/23/2019 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
7 minutes by Lololova reviews
Inspired by the song 7 minutes by Dean Lewis. Enjoy!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,260 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 17 - Published: 2/28/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Find your heart by remadora-ftw reviews
"Do you actually believe this or are you just trying to drive me crazy?" In which Castle does not ask Gina to the Hamptons and Lanie takes matters into her own hands. An AU to the end of season 2. Entry to the Castle Ficathon Winter 2018
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 20,539 - Reviews: 85 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 176 - Updated: 2/25/2019 - Published: 1/21/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Taken by Storm by ShutUpAndPull reviews
An AU meet - Kate Beckett's sailboat and Rick Castle's vacation fortuitously cross paths, and what comes of that convergence is neither expected nor uncomplicated.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 17,530 - Reviews: 186 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 134 - Updated: 2/25/2019 - Published: 1/30/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R. - Complete
Faded Memory by castlefan6 reviews
This is my AU version of what could have happened following Rick's discussion with Alexis about the night he danced, fell in love, and lost contact with a girl in college, sometimes memories come back at the worse time. COMPLETELY AU except for the conversation that prompted this and use of some characters names. THIS IS A CASKETT ENDING
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 23 - Words: 51,345 - Reviews: 231 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 55 - Updated: 2/21/2019 - Published: 1/26/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Slow Burn by Liv Wilder reviews
Nothing else exists in this world after Kate Beckett utters the words, "Castle, if we were getting married " with that open, adult look in her eye. AU set during 4x11: "Til Death Do Us Part"
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 22 - Words: 66,211 - Reviews: 1450 - Favs: 291 - Follows: 498 - Updated: 2/18/2019 - Published: 5/2/2018 - Rick C., Kate B.
200 miles away by Lololova reviews
TextsFromLastNight: Just so you know, you called at 2 last night and kept making me tell you that I loved you and then when you got home you thanked me for walking you home. In case you forgot, I'm still about 200 miles away. Takes place somewhere in season 4.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,156 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 22 - Published: 2/3/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
One Of Us by silentshutters reviews
What happens when Gates finds out about Beckett and Castle's relationship? How does Castle prove his worth to the Captain? Will he be able to stay at the 12th Precinct or will the partnership be broken? Starting sometime in mid Season 5 - pretty much fully AU from then on.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 85 - Words: 644,708 - Reviews: 1221 - Favs: 412 - Follows: 684 - Updated: 1/30/2019 - Published: 1/21/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Maitland's Millions by ucsbdad reviews
Can Rick and Kate figure out the clues that will lead them to a long dead dirty cop's loot? COMPLETE!
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Mystery - Chapters: 3 - Words: 9,113 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 30 - Updated: 1/27/2019 - Published: 1/26/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R. - Complete
Artistic Mayhem by FloridasBluestAngel reviews
The murder of a student rocks a small art college in New York, so Beckett, Castle, and the team must figure out who the culprit is, which is easier said than done. Will the 12th be able to figure out who did this heinous act in time, or will there be more tragedy in its wake?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Mystery/Crime - Chapters: 7 - Words: 18,394 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 1/24/2019 - Published: 1/14/2019 - [Kate B., Rick C.] Javier E., Kevin R. - Complete
Permanent Reverie by bravevulnerability reviews
'"You're a really good father," she mumbles, words he already knows, has heard countless times from her before. But after watching him work so persistently with their son, whispering endless encouragements into his ear, and picking him up each time he falls, she can't help speaking the truth again. "Just in case I hadn't said that today."'
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,444 - Reviews: 74 - Favs: 102 - Follows: 50 - Published: 1/20/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
How do I find you? by Julimay reviews
‚She turned big red-rimmed eyes to her mother, searching for answers. „Can you be in love with someone you've only had one night with, mom?"' How a one-night-stand between Kate and Rick saved Johanna Beckett's life. AU. Set 1999
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 33,503 - Reviews: 143 - Favs: 146 - Follows: 246 - Updated: 1/20/2019 - Published: 8/30/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Johanna B. - Complete
IF Only by castlefan6 reviews
This is my AU version of an alternate ending to Love and Die in LA. Some Angst, some canon but mostly AU. All things are the same till the Ganz ending. I really wanted more from this episode on TV, so trying my hand at it. Thanks WARNING MAJOR CHARACTER DEATH CHAPTER 19 READ AT YOUR OWN RISK
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 26 - Words: 71,093 - Reviews: 263 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 52 - Updated: 1/15/2019 - Published: 1/2/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Picture Perfect by Garrae reviews
Castle didn't think 'laughingstock' was what Beckett would be. More...um...pin-up. And he'd have a set of the pictures for his very own. If he couldn't have the real thing – and she was as unobtainable as ever, which was just not fair – then at least he'd have some really good pictures. Three shot.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 10,282 - Reviews: 146 - Favs: 71 - Follows: 94 - Updated: 1/10/2019 - Published: 1/6/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Slaying the Beast by CheerfulChemist reviews
This is an AU story that begins during "Sucker Punch" when Dick Coonan is using Castle as a shield to get out of the precinct. This time Castle is a bit more successful in fighting back and Kate doesn't have to shoot Coonan. The cover art is by @Artifex Prime. Castle Ficathon Winter 2018
Castle - Rated: M - English - Crime/Romance - Chapters: 44 - Words: 58,725 - Reviews: 358 - Favs: 80 - Follows: 114 - Updated: 1/10/2019 - Published: 11/28/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Martha R., Roy M. - Complete
When The Lie Wakes by onlystaticontheradio reviews
Just when she begins to regain control of her life, Kate Beckett is confronted with more misery than ever. Her marriage is in shambles, and her daughter Celie is fighting for her life. Can a friendship with the notorious Richard Castle help her cope? And what happens when Beckett discovers the author may be more invested in saving Celie's life then she could have ever imagined?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,626 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 68 - Published: 1/9/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., W. Sorenson
Burn by Lololova reviews
"It took him a second because she was smiling so bright, brighter than he'd ever seen, and her hair was longer than the last time he saw her. Maybe it had been her bright smile that had caught his eyes. God, she looked beautiful. And he couldn't help but start wondering what Kate Beckett had done during the year they hadn't seen each other." Prompt from Kim, thank you xx
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,692 - Reviews: 34 - Favs: 46 - Follows: 18 - Published: 1/7/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Promise of a Promise by ShutUpAndPull reviews
An entry for the Castle Ficathon Winter 2018: Kate accepted the task force job in D.C. and she and Rick haven't spoken since, but when he becomes the victim of a violent attack and she rushes to the city in its aftermath, will it pave the road back to one another? (Hint: Yes)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 17,606 - Reviews: 185 - Favs: 77 - Follows: 174 - Updated: 1/7/2019 - Published: 12/28/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
One of the Lucky Ones by skygirl55 reviews
"I think you need to come with us, Mr. Castle. And on the way back to the Twelfth you can tell us everything you know." Detective Kate Beckett lives in a very different world. Caskett AU
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 10 - Words: 30,207 - Reviews: 260 - Favs: 113 - Follows: 156 - Updated: 1/6/2019 - Published: 12/1/2018 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Playing Well With Others by Pen to Paper Writer reviews
Kate is a nurse and a damned good one. Her patients come first there is no question about her drive to comfort people in their time of need. Rick is a world class chef. He studied abroad and can make you something that will be cherished when you bite into it. He is a foodie at heart. But both of them have a past that would make them think twice about their love lives again.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 22 - Words: 45,328 - Reviews: 340 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 109 - Updated: 1/6/2019 - Published: 8/12/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., OC - Complete
Surprise Vacation by Lololova reviews
She had wanted to stomp off. To just walk out the office and slam the door behind her in protest. But she didn't. She wasn't a child! Not like the nine-year-old on a sugar rush to a partner! So, she'd walked out the door with determined steps, not stomping, and given her captain a glance of annoyance. - There are three chapters.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,927 - Reviews: 64 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 71 - Updated: 1/5/2019 - Published: 1/3/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
No Man's Land by Pen to Paper Writer reviews
Kate and Rick had been through the worst investigating this case. Frostbitten and barely alive, Kate had made a choice in that freezer. If she made it out alive, she'd work on them. She would drop her walls. But by the time the case was solved she had something else to worry about and it looked like they were never going to get their happy ending.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Crime/Romance - Chapters: 14 - Words: 36,363 - Reviews: 356 - Favs: 66 - Follows: 147 - Updated: 1/2/2019 - Published: 11/23/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
Waiting to be Written by Trinity Everett reviews
Spending New Year's Eve in a loud, crowded club isn't Kate Beckett's idea of a good time, but she manages to find a silver lining, and a familiar face. - A pre-series Caskett AU meeting fic.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,453 - Reviews: 61 - Favs: 72 - Follows: 32 - Published: 12/31/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Oops! by WRTRD reviews
A/U just before "After the Storm." Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 7 - Words: 14,358 - Reviews: 412 - Favs: 138 - Follows: 222 - Updated: 12/30/2018 - Published: 11/7/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Roof by Lololova reviews
A tad inspired by the song Chasing Cars by Snow Patrol but it didn't quite turn out the way I wanted. So, I hope you enjoy but if not I'm sorry I took your time. Well, last one shot of the year, HAPPY NEW YEAR!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,811 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 11 - Published: 12/30/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Everything Changes by castlefan6 reviews
Authors Note: Chapters 1-4 are loosely based on works of Courtesy of Muse of Apollo rewritten with permission. End of Season 2 AU, Everything Changes when Beckett leaves with Demming, Castle has had enough, Original concept based on abandoned story by Matt, Muse of Apollo. Rated M
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 25 - Words: 60,155 - Reviews: 136 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 41 - Updated: 12/26/2018 - Published: 12/12/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Right Within Your Heart by Trinity Everett reviews
"It's time to make the most of their lives. Starting with embracing the season, embracing the fun they can have with one another and their friends and family." A collection of holiday moments. Caskett. For the 2018 Castle Winter Ficathon. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 25 - Words: 37,975 - Reviews: 845 - Favs: 129 - Follows: 175 - Updated: 12/25/2018 - Published: 12/1/2018 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Near Light by bravevulnerability reviews
"All I want this Christmas is just to be here, to remember. But if I can't do that… I want to make new memories, build new traditions to go with the old." An AU that takes place immediately after the events of 3x24, Knockout. Set during the Christmas season.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 12 - Words: 44,256 - Reviews: 661 - Favs: 246 - Follows: 281 - Updated: 12/24/2018 - Published: 12/14/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Don't Bet the Castle by Alyssa86InMN reviews
Following their rogue mission in Los Angeles to solve the murder of Mike Royce, Castle and Beckett find themselves making an emergency landing in Las Vegas where they make a life-altering bet. NOW COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 11 - Words: 14,281 - Reviews: 189 - Favs: 96 - Follows: 184 - Updated: 12/20/2018 - Published: 12/6/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Gift Of You by acertainzest reviews
Rick Castle does a good deed for a stranger, and reaps the rewards. Lou's Birthday Fic 2018. :)
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,161 - Reviews: 55 - Favs: 59 - Follows: 27 - Published: 12/15/2018 - Complete
Feels Like Fate by skygirl55 reviews
A different twist on the discovery of Beckett's "stick man." Set Mid-Season 4. One Shot
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,777 - Reviews: 50 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 31 - Published: 12/14/2018 - Complete
Surprised by RedGrayBall reviews
Castle is puzzled when Beckett turns up unannounced one evening to spend time with his family, not knowing that she's ready for a change in their relationship.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,919 - Reviews: 45 - Favs: 59 - Follows: 47 - Published: 12/12/2018 - Rick C., Kate B.
Research? Yeah right by Lololova reviews
When Castle gets into the bullpen in 2x24 A Deadly Game with just one coffee and you can literally see the small pain in Beckett's eyes. ONE SHOT.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,755 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 16 - Published: 12/9/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Bond, James Bond by Pen to Paper Writer reviews
Richard Rodgers is left on his own when he is twelve. The public library is his first stop. He meets a man who understands him. What could happen?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,105 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 16 - Published: 12/7/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Martha R. - Complete
Forever and a Day by castlefan6 reviews
Authors Note: SEQUEL TO DROPPED CALL, READ THAT FIRST. Castle missed his going away party because something unexpected came up and the Castle/Gina/Hampton's thing didn't happen etc.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 19,926 - Reviews: 66 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 40 - Updated: 12/6/2018 - Published: 11/29/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Knockout by Pen to Paper Writer reviews
Kate knew everything about the jetsetters who made the city their own. But she had a story that would expose a very shady period within a family's dark time. Should she have it printed? Three years earlier Rick had just lost a WBA Heavyweight Championship bout for the title and was now on the road to make it back until he met her... Would they make it or would it be a TKO?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 16 - Words: 32,084 - Reviews: 156 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 50 - Updated: 12/2/2018 - Published: 5/20/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Jim B. - Complete
Walking on a Dream by KWalkerSolo reviews
Prompt:"My toddler ran up to you, grabbed you by the leg and called you Mommy right in front of everyone. I was so embarrassed! But you just smiled and rolled with it." from castlefanficprompts on Tumblr. A toddler, some mix-ups, coffee, dreams, teasing dates and falling in love. Read it, it is way better than this summary.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,890 - Reviews: 54 - Favs: 65 - Follows: 133 - Updated: 12/1/2018 - Published: 9/27/2017 - Rick C., Kate B.
Dropped Call by castlefan6 reviews
Castle missed his going away party because something unexpected came up and the Castle/Gina/Hamptons thing didn't happen etc. Castle assumes Beckett is with Demming and goes off the grid for several months. Would our favorite couple ever reconnect? From a prompt from Kato769.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 43,686 - Reviews: 172 - Favs: 48 - Follows: 78 - Updated: 11/28/2018 - Published: 10/26/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Forbidden Angel 2 by castlefan6 reviews
Sequel to Fallen Angel, Please read that before reading this. Pre series Castle, Rick has graduated and served time in the USMC, fulfilling his ROTC commitment, Beckett has gone on to become a lawyer, Johanna is alive I'm sure many military protocols will be broken again IT'S FICTION. NOTE: AU not canon
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 8 - Words: 15,942 - Reviews: 74 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 25 - Updated: 11/28/2018 - Published: 11/15/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
On Days Like This by skygirl55 reviews
Could a tragic event nudge Det. Kate Beckett and her partner, Richard Castle, PI, into being more than just coworkers? Caskett AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 14 - Words: 41,437 - Reviews: 375 - Favs: 122 - Follows: 187 - Updated: 11/24/2018 - Published: 10/6/2018 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Happy Now by skygirl55 reviews
The disappearance of Richard Castle rocked Kate Beckett's world—and his return just might do the same. Semi-AU Season 3. Post 3XK.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 16,843 - Reviews: 157 - Favs: 105 - Follows: 127 - Updated: 11/19/2018 - Published: 11/16/2018 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Forbidden Angel by castlefan6 reviews
AU This is the renamed story Borrowed Angel which I could not get to post correctly, PRE Series totally AU,
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 21,622 - Reviews: 42 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 32 - Updated: 11/14/2018 - Published: 11/9/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Gina - Complete
Company by Trinity Everett reviews
A chance encounter in the park has the potential to turn Kate Beckett's life upside down. Caskett AU. Now Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 24 - Words: 35,877 - Reviews: 773 - Favs: 218 - Follows: 317 - Updated: 11/12/2018 - Published: 5/9/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Daring Denial by ShutUpAndPull reviews
A one-shot set loosely around events of ep. 1x07: Kate has managed, though not with ease, to resist acting upon her attraction to Rick up until now, but will this be her breaking point? (Spoiler alert: Yes)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,249 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 25 - Published: 11/12/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Freefall by Roadrunnerz reviews
Castle and Beckett are trapped in an elevator together right after the end of "The Limey". Three chapter ficlet.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,964 - Reviews: 104 - Favs: 95 - Follows: 147 - Updated: 11/4/2018 - Published: 10/29/2018 - Complete
Love's Journey 4 by castlefan6 reviews
This is the continuation of Love's Journey, Parts 1,2,3, IF you haven't read the original Love's Journey, and Love's Journey 2 and 3 please do so before proceeding with this, This is my AU interpretation of events from Season 2, all started during the Demming story arc.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 11 - Words: 25,358 - Reviews: 70 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 25 - Updated: 11/2/2018 - Published: 10/23/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Truth or Exodus by castlefan6 reviews
This is my AU version of events as the show picks up with Episode 4-01. Dr. MB has already been sent packing just days before, Rick picks up on Kate's lie, he knows she remembers, and calls her on it. Some Angst, some canon but mostly AU. Dedicated to one of my followers Cece AKA Dreamwriter08 with gratitude for all her support.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 17 - Words: 47,697 - Reviews: 152 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 60 - Updated: 10/22/2018 - Published: 10/10/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Doing this together by Julimay reviews
"Who is the father?" Kate looked offended at the question. She shot her a look. Hurt that she would even have to ask. Which could only mean... "Ca...Ca...Castle?" Lanie asked, her jaw on the floor. "When? How?" Set sometime after "The Limey"
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 10 - Words: 25,519 - Reviews: 109 - Favs: 94 - Follows: 199 - Updated: 10/19/2018 - Published: 7/4/2017 - Rick C., Kate B., Lanie P. - Complete
Full Disclosure by castlefan6 reviews
This is my AU version of events as the end of Episode 4-22 played out. A discussion was held about therapy and the future between the two, then dropped. Picks up after Kyle walks away, but before the zombie ending with Rick and Alexis. Some old characters owned by both Marlowe and me will pay a visit in this story. This will have ANGST, but I think you will like the end result.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 37,589 - Reviews: 117 - Favs: 31 - Follows: 52 - Updated: 10/10/2018 - Published: 9/27/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
On Hold by castlefan6 reviews
This is my AU version of events as the end of Season 2 was played out. Kate takes the initiative to tell Castle what she wants, is she too late? NO Doctor MB, but some old characters, owned by both Marlowe and me will pay a visit in this story. Picks up immediately before "See you in the fall?" This one's for Kate, you asked, I delivered. SW requested dedicated to Kate !
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 28,721 - Reviews: 85 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 55 - Updated: 9/26/2018 - Published: 9/20/2018 - Complete
Very Castle Celebrations by CheerfulChemist reviews
This story is made up of holiday themed episodes in the same AU as Love's Gift. Castle and Kate are married and have an infant son, Jackson. The story picks up about a month after Jackson is born. There will be Caskett and cases.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Family/Mystery - Chapters: 46 - Words: 61,441 - Reviews: 403 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 52 - Updated: 9/23/2018 - Published: 8/9/2018 - Rick C. - 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: 130 - Follows: 223 - Updated: 9/21/2018 - Published: 10/25/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Collection of Memories Chp 1 by castlefan6 reviews
This is a continuation of Down for the Count, my AU version of events immediately following the end scene of Countdown where Kate is in the arms of Josh watching Castle walk away after several near-death experiences. Please read that before continuing with this. Caskett is safe, Angst from others, Does Rick return to NYPD, HOW?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 13 - Words: 35,932 - Reviews: 72 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 31 - Updated: 9/18/2018 - Published: 9/10/2018 - Complete
Involved by Lord of Kavaka reviews
Though claiming to be single, Richard Castle is rumored to be romantically involved with NYPD Detective Kate Beckett. The inspiration for Nikki Heat, the heroine of his latest bestselling novel. Bachelor number nine may not be eligible for next year's list. (2x14 AU ONESHOT)
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,622 - Reviews: 48 - Favs: 75 - Follows: 40 - Published: 9/11/2018 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Visible Risk by Pen to Paper Writer reviews
9/11/2001 was a day that we will never forget as a country. Many people lost their lives on that fateful day. But how did this affect a new NYPD cop and a rookie at that? What will she see? And when the towers collapsed covering lower Manhattan with all sorts of questionable materials how will the residents of this area be affected? Warning character deaths in ending #1.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 10 - Words: 18,690 - Reviews: 122 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 53 - Updated: 9/11/2018 - Published: 8/11/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
Two Moments Collide by castlefan6 reviews
This is my AU version of events immediately following the interrogation of Bobby when Rick learns of Kate's lie. I hated the episode with Slaughter and was not so much a fan of the Limey. I think Rick was painted as a jilted Youth, rather than the mature man, who had survived infidelity, and differences with two wives, as well as desertion from Kyra.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 11,051 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 42 - Updated: 9/9/2018 - Published: 9/7/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Twenty questions by Lololova reviews
Prompt found on tumblr: AU: Castle and Beckett are both miserable at a party and somehow get locked in a room or out on a balcony. My idea (the tumblr acc's, unfortunately I can't remember the name sorry!): they could play 20 questions.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,954 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 17 - Published: 9/8/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Run to Me by Caskettlove77 reviews
His heart is broken and he feels so rejected, but he couldn't have just imagined everything they had, the connection they have. "Talk to me. Kate, I was just, just trying to keep you safe." -She runs, it's what she does. What happens if she runs this time? What about everything they have been working towards? What about partners? What about being more?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 19,137 - Reviews: 111 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 161 - Updated: 9/4/2018 - Published: 6/14/2018 - Rick C., Kate B.
Sick by Lololova reviews
Since I'm sick myself I decided to write a short one shot about Kate being sick and Castle taking care of her. Not sure it turned out the way I wanted but hope you enjoy anyway.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,264 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 40 - Follows: 16 - Published: 9/3/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Waking up in Vegas by Ms Chanadler Bong reviews
AU: Hey guys! This a story about Kate and Rick meeting in Vegas and how their relationship develops from there. Let me know what you think!
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 26 - Words: 30,721 - Reviews: 169 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 119 - Updated: 8/31/2018 - Published: 7/15/2018 - Rick C., Kate B.
Love's Journey 3 by castlefan6 reviews
This is the conclusion of the story started by The Muse of Apollo, Part one continued from Chp 8 by Castlefan6, about the trip of our characters during and immediately following the Demming era. Warning Character Death in this part, Be sure to read Parts 1 and 2 before reading this story.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 23,895 - Reviews: 61 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 36 - Updated: 8/30/2018 - Published: 8/27/2018 - Complete
Meant To Be by skygirl55 reviews
Castle Soulmate Semi-AU Circa Season 2 finale/Season 3. Two-Shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 9,582 - Reviews: 91 - Favs: 71 - Follows: 108 - Updated: 8/28/2018 - Published: 8/25/2018 - Complete
Before The Fall by bravevulnerability reviews
What if it was Castle's voice Beckett heard calling for her while she was hanging from the edge of that building after all? An alternative take on 4x23, 'Always'. One shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,125 - Reviews: 83 - Favs: 137 - Follows: 61 - Published: 8/28/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Love's Journey 2 by castlefan6 reviews
This story is dedicated to Helen Sorrento in appreciation of her love and support. This is a Continuation of Love's Journey, Please read that before continuing here. Thanks to The Muse of Apollo who originally began Love's Journey and allowed me to complete. Love, Romance, Hurt
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 21 - Words: 45,595 - Reviews: 52 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 45 - Updated: 8/26/2018 - Published: 8/19/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Guitar Girl by Lololova reviews
Prompt: Based on the song Galway girl by Ed Sheeran. AU, strangers. Kate is bubbly and not really her usual protective self so slight warning for out of character behavior. Second chapter is M-rated. Two-shot.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 9,746 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 41 - Updated: 8/24/2018 - Published: 8/22/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Understanding and Support by Trinity Everett reviews
"After all, that's what he and Beckett do frequently now, whether it's sitting in a booth at Remy's or in his living room after a hard case. Nothing sexual about it, just two people enjoying each other's company. Right?" - A 2x20 Caskett AU
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,318 - Reviews: 70 - Favs: 95 - Follows: 42 - Published: 8/21/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Falling Down Two by WRTRD reviews
A follow-up to "Falling Down," which picks up the morning after that story ended and will finish seven and a half months later. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 27,765 - Reviews: 333 - Favs: 77 - Follows: 135 - Updated: 8/19/2018 - Published: 7/10/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Love's Journey by castlefan6 reviews
This story picks up an abandoned story by permission of author, Set in Season 2 after Tick, Tick Boom and outlines the Deming saga. Updated
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 39 - Words: 80,784 - Reviews: 150 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 74 - Updated: 8/19/2018 - Published: 8/3/2018 - Complete
Wrong Number by skygirl55 reviews
Sometimes the wrong number can actually be the right one. Caskett One-Shot. FFYG Semi-AU
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,820 - Reviews: 82 - Favs: 72 - Follows: 44 - Published: 8/18/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Calesent by Lololova reviews
Prompt: Takes place after the session Beckett has with dr. Burke in 4x21. Calescent Adjective 1. growing warm; increasing in heat
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,826 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 15 - Published: 8/12/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Beached by Pen to Paper Writer reviews
Imagine relying on yourself...for everything. You know that you need to have in you to make it to survive, but can you do it without the one person who makes you who you are? This is my entry for CastleFicPromoter's CastleFicathon2018. Rated T to start M rating will be posted before each chapter that needs it.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 41 - Words: 87,764 - Reviews: 638 - Favs: 65 - Follows: 122 - Updated: 8/12/2018 - Published: 5/7/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., OC - Complete
One Way or Another by SoulCaptain92 reviews
She's fidgeting. She knows she's fidgeting, but she can't help it. He probably doesn't remember her.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 13,430 - Reviews: 124 - Favs: 82 - Follows: 260 - Updated: 8/10/2018 - Published: 1/27/2018 - Rick C., Kate B.
Love's Gift by CheerfulChemist reviews
This is an AU story that begins right after "the scene" in Always. The story is told through Castle's eyes. There will be unintended consequences of their passion. The cover image is by Artifex Prime. I call it "Rode Hard and Put Away Wet."
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Mystery - Chapters: 33 - Words: 44,692 - Reviews: 306 - Favs: 66 - Follows: 103 - Updated: 8/8/2018 - Published: 7/7/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Kevin R. - Complete
The Perfect Day by Caskettlove77 reviews
One Shot-A small glance into the first time Castle takes Beckett to the Hamptons as a couple. Just a little fluff that wouldn't leave my mind. (based on cover photo, found without source on pintrest)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,220 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 5 - Published: 8/7/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Brittle by Perspex13 reviews
Beckett's life is turned upside down when her wayward partner turns up again. An AU story.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Crime - Chapters: 6 - Words: 25,473 - Reviews: 276 - Favs: 83 - Follows: 166 - Updated: 8/6/2018 - Published: 7/24/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Love Begins Again by thekingdaddy reviews
Castle gets disturbing news while Kate is at her dads cabin recuperating. He decides a change is in order for his life. How will Kate cope with this news. Can Caskett even happen? We will have to wait and see, but I don't think Beckson or Davidett has a ring to it. Do you?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 25 - Words: 74,650 - Reviews: 513 - Favs: 236 - Follows: 533 - Updated: 7/20/2018 - Published: 11/2/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Jim B., OC
Exculpatory by Lololova reviews
Kate Beckett has a daughter she received at only sixteen, but despite her being a single mom she's managed to become a homicide detective only 9 years later. When Kate meets Richard Castle she doesn't recognize him at first but as he continues to be rather sweet to her and her daughter she can't help finding him becoming a friend.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 21 - Words: 46,833 - Reviews: 165 - Favs: 102 - Follows: 145 - Updated: 7/14/2018 - Published: 3/30/2018 - Complete
Falling Down by WRTRD reviews
AU set in the summer after S4. Castle and Beckett have left the precinct, but not together. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 29 - Words: 83,893 - Reviews: 1739 - Favs: 204 - Follows: 336 - Updated: 7/2/2018 - Published: 1/14/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Confessions by EllaNight reviews
Prompt: "In 4x01 Kate is heavily medicated and ends up telling Josh she loves him thinking he is actually Castle." Based on an episode from Desperate Housewives. For Jo.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 9,883 - Reviews: 83 - Favs: 112 - Follows: 174 - Updated: 7/2/2018 - Published: 6/3/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Kind of Purple by hushedgreylily reviews
The one time not staying in the car nearly cost late-season-2 Castle and Beckett everything. And everything is kind of purple. Oneshot. Caskett.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,734 - Reviews: 57 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 9 - Published: 6/23/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Looking for Love by skygirl55 reviews
"For the first time ever Looking for Love will feature a celebrity bachelor…author Richard Castle!" Caskett AU #castleficathon2018 entry
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 34,684 - Reviews: 446 - Favs: 157 - Follows: 201 - Updated: 6/21/2018 - Published: 5/12/2018 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
I'm Here by Caskettlove77 reviews
Takes place immediately following Pandora/Linchpin. What if they had left the precinct together after going through those life endangering moments they had faced during this case? A little story in my mind after seeing Beckett's love eyes for Castle and wanting to make him feel better. (maybe 3 shot ;) )
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 3 - Words: 4,573 - Reviews: 51 - Favs: 61 - Follows: 98 - Updated: 6/21/2018 - Published: 5/30/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Moments Passed by bravevulnerability reviews
'It's been five years and she's undoing him in five minutes.' AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 20 - Words: 69,449 - Reviews: 883 - Favs: 301 - Follows: 338 - Updated: 6/13/2018 - Published: 4/30/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
End Game by bravevulnerability reviews
AU based on 3x08, 'Murder Most Fowl'. Inspired by a prompt from the castlefanficprompts page on tumblr: Richard Castle meets Detective Beckett when they show up at the soccer field that their children are playing their game on. One shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,323 - Reviews: 83 - Favs: 148 - Follows: 84 - Published: 6/3/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
More Than Expected by ipreferwestside reviews
Castle wouldn't ply her with wine just to keep her at the loft, of course, but Kate had assumed that he'd needed the extra relaxation as much as she had. A Cops & Robbers two shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 4,503 - Reviews: 52 - Favs: 66 - Follows: 64 - Updated: 5/30/2018 - Published: 5/28/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Remember Me by Caskettluvz41319 reviews
Kate has went on an undercover mission and hasn't returned. "They say she's dead but if she was wouldn't I feel worse?"
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 5 - Words: 6,137 - Reviews: 43 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 102 - Updated: 5/22/2018 - Published: 8/28/2015 - [Kate B., Rick C.] Alexis C.
Returning the Favor by skygirl55 reviews
Caskett Season 4 one-shot. AU Post 4x11 (Til Death Do Us Part)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,222 - Reviews: 52 - Favs: 90 - Follows: 36 - Published: 5/20/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The World at Our Feet by Trinity Everett reviews
After leaving work early one night, Beckett surprises Castle with something magical. Season 7 fic. Caskett
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,150 - Reviews: 40 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 23 - Published: 5/20/2018 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Air Raid by Pen to Paper Writer reviews
Richard Castle has been an NTSB accident investigator for the last twenty years. He is sent to a major mid-air collision in the mid-west and slowly finds things that don't add up. He meets a flight attendant named Kate and that's when things get really weird for him. He pushes for answers and starts to lose it in the process. Will he accept what he finds? Can he? Rick C. Kate B.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 23,628 - Reviews: 91 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 37 - Updated: 5/20/2018 - Published: 4/13/2018 - Alexis C., Lanie P., Jenny oD., Madison Q. - Complete
Bulletproof by acertainzest reviews
A one-shot exploring a different way things could have gone at Captain Montgomery's funeral in the Season 3 finale.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,339 - Reviews: 53 - Favs: 79 - Follows: 34 - Published: 5/19/2018 - Complete
Gone by Roadrunnerz reviews
While following a lead in a gruesome homicide case, Captain Kate Beckett disappears and is eventually presumed dead. Six years later she's found, barely alive, in a cabin in the woods, only to return to a world she no longer recognizes. An Absentia-inspired Castle fic.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Angst - Chapters: 38 - Words: 114,690 - Reviews: 923 - Favs: 201 - Follows: 342 - Updated: 5/14/2018 - Published: 9/17/2017 - Complete
Moments of Always 3: Stone Cold Fear by Castle Season 9 reviews
It's been hours and the piercing wails haven't stopped. She's tried calling Castle but her phone calls aren't going through. She never should have pushed him to leave on the book tour. He would know what to do. She doesn't know how to help their daughter. Written by EllaNight for the Castle Season 9 "Moments of Always" project.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,746 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 20 - Published: 5/10/2018 - Complete
Moments of Always 1: Once Again, Somehow by Castle Season 9 reviews
After the birth of their daughter, Rick and Kate encounter unexpected changes. Written by Alyssa86inMN for the Castle Season 9 "Moments of Always" project.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,345 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 36 - Published: 5/7/2018 - Complete
Days of Gratitude by Trinity Everett reviews
Just weeks before his wedding, Rick Castle has another important event to worry about. A 'Much to Be Thankful For' verse story. Caskett AU.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,521 - Reviews: 47 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 57 - Published: 4/22/2018 - [Rick C., Kate B.] Alexis C. - Complete
Library Wars by Alyssa86InMN reviews
The library in the small town of Hawthorne needs to grow, so the mayor hires a new librarian, Kate Beckett, to help the current librarian, Rick Castle, as he transitions his library to a bigger space. What Kate soon discovers is moving to a small town and working with a man like Rick Castle is more work than she thought. Will the pair work together or will there be a library war?
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 19 - Words: 24,024 - Reviews: 215 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 157 - Updated: 4/21/2018 - Published: 4/5/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Love At First Fight by Lur27 reviews
Story for Caffinate-me's #BookstoreAU challenge. Castle and Beckett meet in the worst way possible at the worst time possible, but their initial antipathy develops into something else.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,813 - Reviews: 101 - Favs: 52 - Follows: 178 - Updated: 4/15/2018 - Published: 4/7/2018
I Need You by DisneyCastleFriends18 reviews
Rick and Kate have been married for 2 months when they attend the funeral of Captain Roy Montgomery.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 18 - Words: 35,360 - Reviews: 104 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 124 - Updated: 4/13/2018 - Published: 10/22/2017 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R.
Cookie Monster by CastleBeckett130807 reviews
"I bet you don't even know there are different levels to your jealousy. Sometimes it's sexy, but tonight it's just downright adorable." A little fluffy Caskett one shot with the whole package. A what should have been their future. Banter, jealousy, family and more!
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,404 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 31 - Follows: 9 - Published: 4/12/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., OC - 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: 170 - Follows: 286 - Updated: 4/10/2018 - Published: 1/2/2017 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R. - Complete
First, last, forever by Garrae reviews
"What would you do if it was the last night of your life?" He knew what he would do. He'd do what he hadn't done before the bomb, what for long, desperate, gruelling and agonised moments he'd thought he would never have the chance to do. Two shot. First chapter T. Second chapter M.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,832 - Reviews: 132 - Favs: 93 - Follows: 104 - Updated: 4/10/2018 - Published: 4/8/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
I Found by bravevulnerability reviews
Inspired by the prompt: "Beckett gets to know Castle while he's married to Gina." Pre series AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 4 - Words: 6,805 - Reviews: 183 - Favs: 150 - Follows: 218 - Updated: 4/9/2018 - Published: 4/3/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Reaching by PossumSoul reviews
(S3 AU) "Brattleboro, Vermont?" Beckett asks. "Yes, ma'am. I'm calling because you're listed as the emergency contact for a Richard Castle. I'm afraid we have some bad news." *COMPLETE*
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Tragedy - Chapters: 24 - Words: 77,783 - Reviews: 777 - Favs: 250 - Follows: 332 - Updated: 4/4/2018 - Published: 3/4/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
All I Want by bravevulnerability reviews
'All he wants for his birthday is to move past her. But his heart doesn't want that at all. His heart wants Kate Beckett to show up at his door and prove him wrong. Or, better yet, prove all of his previous misgivings about her, about them, right. But there aren't enough birthday wishes in the world to make that one come true.' Post 4x19 AU for Castle's birthday.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,547 - Reviews: 95 - Favs: 178 - Follows: 62 - Published: 4/1/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Finding Her Hero by CheerfulChemist reviews
This is an AU story that takes place right after Castle beats Lockwood's face in, in Knockdown. Kate decides to stay with Castle until he can use his hand again.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Crime - Chapters: 23 - Words: 31,310 - Reviews: 275 - Favs: 108 - Follows: 149 - Updated: 3/30/2018 - Published: 3/8/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Follow the Rabbit by Ilovetoread09 reviews
Beckett sends Castle on a fun adventure for his birthday. Future Fic.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,467 - Reviews: 40 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 18 - Published: 3/27/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Confetti Conversations by Trinity Everett reviews
Sitting on the floor after Ryan's wedding, Kate has serious questions for Rick about an important subject: confetti. Season 4 AU. Twoshot.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 1,805 - Reviews: 86 - Favs: 70 - Follows: 71 - Updated: 3/27/2018 - Published: 3/25/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Hiraeth: B-Sides by bravevulnerability reviews
Missing scenes and additional glimpses for the 'Hiraeth' universe.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 3 - Words: 4,351 - Reviews: 74 - Favs: 67 - Follows: 86 - Published: 3/21/2018 - Rick C., Kate B.
Tightrope by EllaNight reviews
Countdown (3x17) AU from when Castle defuses the bomb. "She isn't thinking when she lets her feet carry her across the small distance separating them; she just acts on pure, raw instinct, wrapping her arms around his neck once more, only this time she pulls him down and captures his lips with hers."
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 5 - Words: 12,020 - Reviews: 184 - Favs: 189 - Follows: 247 - Updated: 3/19/2018 - Published: 3/5/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Book Was Not For Sale by Garrae reviews
He only needs to keep seeing her. To listen to her stories. He doesn't need to tell her about his missing book, because if he can only hear her brisk, uptown tones then the story is going to be there. He only needs to keep her near. AU, shortly before 1.1
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 16 - Words: 52,364 - Reviews: 788 - Favs: 143 - Follows: 229 - Updated: 3/18/2018 - Published: 2/11/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Waiting by TVCastleAlwaysx reviews
Castle and Beckett find themselves stuck in the precinct elevator. As they wait together up close and personal they soon discover there's more to it than just a broken elevator & could be in the middle of something a lot more sinister. Waiting is set right after episode 3x11 Nikki heat & before 3x12 Poof you're dead & stays true to the original plot of the show.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Crime - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,251 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 107 - Published: 3/17/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R.
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: 157 - Favs: 81 - Follows: 217 - Updated: 3/16/2018 - Published: 8/9/2016 - Rick C., Kate B.
Story 3 Confluence of Circumstances by Round Robin reviews
Another round robin story, this time a season 3 AU, with a couple of unexpected twists inside :)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,188 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 15 - Published: 3/14/2018 - Rick C., Kate B.
I'll Fight the Flames for You, Emily, Always- Edited Version by CrimeGirl912 reviews
This is a rewrite of season two, episodes seventeen and eighteen. What-if Kate had a daughter when the bomb went off in her apartment? Can Castle save the both of them in time? Or will it be one over the other? This is an AU to the ending of season two.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 9 - Words: 26,791 - Reviews: 160 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 95 - Updated: 3/13/2018 - Published: 8/7/2016 - [Rick C., Kate B.] Alexis C., OC - Complete
Anniversary by Mr.Mellow reviews
One shot piece of fluff in honor of today, March 9, 2018.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,078 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 6 - Published: 3/9/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Codes and the Crown by Trinity Everett reviews
Summer is a time to relax and rest easy, and in Kate Beckett's case, help her daughter save an imaginary kingdom. - Caskett, Future!Fic.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Humor - Chapters: 4 - Words: 9,715 - Reviews: 166 - Favs: 98 - Follows: 108 - Updated: 3/7/2018 - Published: 2/25/2018 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
My Bloody Valentine by CheerfulChemist reviews
This story is set during the time in season when Castle was a P.I. It was inspired by an image posted on Twitter and Instagram by @Artifex Prime. Castle accidentally stumbles onto a bloody clue to a murder and must discover the identities of both the victim and the killer, while he and Kate maneuver around his ban from the precinct.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Crime/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 14,617 - Reviews: 107 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 52 - Updated: 3/7/2018 - Published: 2/25/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
All Too Well by bravevulnerability reviews
'She's just missed him, Paula tells her when she shows up at the site of his book signing, Heat Rises clutched to her chest and sealed against her bullet wound. "You've got the guy twisted up enough over you, either get him out of your system or move on already."' An alternative take on 4x01, 'Rise'. Four shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 8,875 - Reviews: 202 - Favs: 166 - Follows: 234 - Updated: 3/4/2018 - Published: 2/26/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
With Lying Eyes by PossumSoul reviews
A dark, deeply buried secret from Castle's past resurfaces just as a case involving someone close to her puts him at odds with Beckett. (Set late Season 3)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 16 - Words: 48,399 - Reviews: 273 - Favs: 96 - Follows: 209 - Updated: 3/3/2018 - Published: 9/2/2017 - [Kate B., Rick C.]
With Fragile Hearts by Dmarx reviews
It's new and tentative, this thing between them – sharing beds and lives and progressively larger pieces of their hearts. A different take on the events of 3x22 through 4x01. One-shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,983 - Reviews: 72 - Favs: 108 - Follows: 36 - Published: 2/28/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Ian 2 by CheerfulChemist reviews
This is a continuation of my AU story, Ian. In it, Castle had married Kyra, not Meredith. They had a son Ian, but Kyra died when he was an infant. That strongly impacted Castle's personality. Ian is a talented artist, but has learning disabilities related to reading. Castle and Kate are now married and Kate is pregnant. CastleFicathonWinter 2017 entry
Castle - Rated: M - English - Family/Crime - Chapters: 83 - Words: 109,630 - Reviews: 529 - Favs: 50 - Follows: 74 - Updated: 2/24/2018 - Published: 12/4/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Way We Feel by MCMLXXVIII reviews
She knocks, shifting anxiously on her feet as she waits for him to open the door. It's ridiculous that she's nervous. She's not a teenage girl asking her crush out for a date. It's not even a date. Well... it could be a date. If he wants it to be. If she wants it to be. She's pretty sure he'll be up to anything she asks of him. (Set mid-Season 4)
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,146 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 72 - Follows: 23 - Published: 2/23/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Forgetting by Caskett1960 reviews
Post 8x07 'The Last Seduction.' The story will start in canon for that episode, but will move into AU territory after Kate receives the mysterious text from Vikram. Kate vanishes the morning after she and Castle celebrate their first wedding anniversary. Where has she gone and why? I want to thank Angie (at dtrekker) for the fantastic cover art. Contains spoilers for Season 8.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Drama/Crime - Chapters: 44 - Words: 212,422 - Reviews: 801 - Favs: 130 - Follows: 222 - Updated: 2/22/2018 - Published: 9/8/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R. - Complete
Years Gone By by Dmarx reviews
In which Castle recovers from the bullets to his chest, shows up at the Twelfth, and begins to slowly but surely weasel his way into Captain Beckett's life…and her heart. A reimagining of the series in which Castle & Beckett first meet in the 7x06 (Time of Our Lives) AU storyline. Entry for the Castle Ficathon Winter 2017. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 37 - Words: 64,040 - Reviews: 764 - Favs: 125 - Follows: 266 - Updated: 2/22/2018 - Published: 11/18/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Adoring Public by Trinity Everett reviews
"She smirked, but stood taller under his stare; so many beautiful people in the room, and yet he looked at her like she was the only one there." - A glimpse into the Take the Stairs Verse. Caskett, Castle AU.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 562 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 33 - Published: 2/21/2018 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
To the Light by Little.Old.Lady007 reviews
AU Fanfic. After her mother's murder, Kate falls into drugs, sex and alcohol. One day she snaps and wakes up in the hospital convinced she is Detective Kate Beckett engaged to Mystery Writer Richard Castle, the makings of her drugged out delusions. She tries to cope with what really happened while finding her way back to the man she unconsciously fell in love with.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 26 - Words: 47,750 - Reviews: 218 - Favs: 67 - Follows: 197 - Updated: 2/18/2018 - Published: 3/29/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., Jim B.
On The List by acertainzest reviews
Kate Beckett's relationship with FBI Agent Will Sorenson is fine. Just fine. Really. And investigating a murder case that involves her favorite author isn't going to change anything. Or is it? ;)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 6 - Words: 20,068 - Reviews: 243 - Favs: 104 - Follows: 202 - Updated: 2/17/2018 - Published: 2/4/2018 - Complete
Becoming Us by bingblot reviews
"So, I was thinking, I'm still kinda wired, don't really want to go home yet. Want to go somewhere, grab a drink, decompress?" AU for the end of "Countdown."
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 4 - Words: 13,232 - Reviews: 127 - Favs: 118 - Follows: 199 - Updated: 2/13/2018 - Published: 1/25/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Different Kind of Love by missy52061 reviews
Rick and Kate celebrate Valentine's Day in the future. As always, I don't own Castle.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 892 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 13 - Published: 2/11/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Bomb II-Baptism by Fire by Pen to Paper Writer reviews
The U.S. and New York City are under attack. Rick and his team of bomb experts need to find out who is wreaking havoc in the city and stop them in any way they can. Rick, however, has more at stake this time around and he will do anything in his power to protect the ones that he loves. This story picks up three years after Bomb I ended. Rated T for now, warnings for "M" will show.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Crime/Romance - Chapters: 20 - Words: 39,267 - Reviews: 191 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 56 - Updated: 2/4/2018 - Published: 11/23/2017 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., OC - Complete
Fuel to Fire by bravevulnerability reviews
'It's been exactly a month since Kate Beckett was admitted to the burn unit of the hospital after surviving the explosion of her apartment and she's proving to be one of their most difficult patients yet.' 2x18 inspired AU. Three shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 6,734 - Reviews: 150 - Favs: 148 - Follows: 168 - Updated: 2/2/2018 - Published: 1/29/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Like Mother, Like Daughter by rider18 reviews
Kate truly believes a phone call from your child's school never ends well. Especially when the call is informing you that your daughter got into a fight with another student.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Humor - Chapters: 4 - Words: 7,479 - Reviews: 70 - Favs: 78 - Follows: 107 - Updated: 1/22/2018 - Published: 8/4/2017 - Complete
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: 252 - Follows: 529 - Updated: 1/20/2018 - Published: 8/26/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Helping in Chicago by The Daily Fanfictions reviews
Capitan Gates volunteers Beckett to help solve a homicide in Chicago. Castle decides to tag along, creating some funny issues. Set after season 3 finale but before season 4 finale.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 3,272 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 30 - Updated: 1/17/2018 - Published: 1/15/2018 - Rick C., Kate B.
Coming Home by ucsbdad reviews
A short AU story set at the end of what would have been the canon season one. COMPLETE!
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 3 - Words: 10,137 - Reviews: 54 - Favs: 52 - Follows: 67 - Updated: 1/17/2018 - Published: 1/15/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Lanie P. - Complete
Building Walls by EllaNight reviews
She's glad she could help out Alexis, reassure her that the school dance won't be so bad even though her dad is attending as a chaperone. But she's just made a promise she's not entirely sure she knows how to keep. How on Earth is she going to distract Richard Castle? AU where Kate is Alexis' teacher.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 19 - Words: 68,038 - Reviews: 609 - Favs: 232 - Follows: 387 - Updated: 1/16/2018 - Published: 8/2/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Potential Expectations by InkyCoffee reviews
"He got the text on a quiet Sunday evening. 'Come over'" Kate needs a friend, and Castle is there. Set fairly late in Season 3. One shot. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,800 - Reviews: 55 - Favs: 66 - Follows: 31 - Published: 1/13/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Side by Side by skygirl55 reviews
Kate & Rick try to find their way after a life-changing event. Continuation of It's Only Just Begun. For #CastleFicathonWinter2017
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 17,028 - Reviews: 165 - Favs: 93 - Follows: 130 - Updated: 1/13/2018 - Published: 12/30/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Surge by bravevulnerability reviews
'It isn't smart, isn't safe, but she can barely feel her fingers, her toes, as it is, and her mind is numb with him. It's worth a walk in the cold.' Early season 8 AU. Two shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,972 - Reviews: 105 - Favs: 91 - Follows: 95 - Updated: 1/11/2018 - Published: 1/9/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Happy Mourning by Netsrik1 reviews
Castle finds Kate awake at 3AM on the first January 9th since being shot. They decide to celebrate Kate's mother's life with baby Lily.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 996 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 16 - Published: 1/9/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
one little chance by airbefore reviews
"We should date. For Christmas." / AU
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 25,612 - Reviews: 382 - Favs: 152 - Follows: 330 - Updated: 1/9/2018 - Published: 12/20/2017
Finding Faith by bingblot reviews
She didn't believe it but how could she be sure, how could she be so confident that Castle—only Castle—would be the one man who would never do such a thing? That their story was the exception to the rule. A one-shot episode insert for 5x5 "Probable Cause."
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,325 - Reviews: 30 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 15 - Published: 1/8/2018 - Complete
Tell Me You Need Me by ipreferwestside reviews
"When you called this morning, you said 'Tell me that you need me.'" She pauses at his sharp inhale, but quickly continues, as if she'll lose her nerve if she stops. "And I didn't say anything because it threw me off guard, then the rest of the day happened. But I do need you." A 4x07 post-ep. AU. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,834 - Reviews: 46 - Favs: 93 - Follows: 26 - Published: 1/7/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Daddy Daughter Day by missy52061 reviews
Rick takes Lily to lunch. Fluffy story to get us all through this nasty snowstorm! A companion piece to "Girls Day Out", the first parent/daughter day. As always, I don't own Castle.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,273 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 13 - Published: 1/4/2018 - Rick C. - Complete
A New Start by bingblot reviews
"She didn't do this sort of thing, just show up unannounced on a holiday, no less. And yet here she was, trying to make a gesture, show Castle what she couldn't quite say, that she wanted to break down her wall." A fluffy one-shot for the New Year, set in S4.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,403 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 60 - Follows: 25 - Published: 1/2/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
To Have and To Be by ShutUpAndPull reviews
A Castle Ficathon Winter 2017 entry. I borrowed most of the bones of this piece from a prompt (too lengthy to include here), with thanks: Set following events of late season 4, Kate and Rick are no longer partners. In fact, Kate hasn't heard from him in months, but that doesn't mean she's ready to let go…if his heart is still open to her, that is.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 30,340 - Reviews: 181 - Favs: 110 - Follows: 225 - Updated: 1/2/2018 - Published: 12/1/2017 - Rick C., Kate B., Martha R., Javier E. - Complete
Making Scents by WRTRD reviews
Beckett begins to notice that Castle smells unnervingly good. Set during 2x20, "The Late Shaft." One-shot. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,924 - Reviews: 62 - Favs: 61 - Follows: 31 - Published: 12/30/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Escort by Lololova reviews
Kate Beckett or, as you might know her, Nikki Heat has been in the business since she was sixteen years old. And everything was fine, or at least so she thought it was, until she met him. He wasn't like the others, he didn't understand it was a job. Because it WAS. A. JOB. It was HER job. Her job to satisfy his, and others', needs. But what does one do when the job turns into more?
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 14 - Words: 36,676 - Reviews: 136 - Favs: 96 - Follows: 145 - Updated: 12/25/2017 - Published: 9/9/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Holiday by Aalon reviews
The third tale in 'The Wonder' AU, this story picks up four months after the conclusion of 'Hunt the Hunter', rejoining Kate Beckett, circa Season 6. Estranged from Richard Castle, the former detective/federal agent is on a different path that ultimately will bring her full circle with the writer.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Crime/Romance - Chapters: 17 - Words: 60,486 - Reviews: 230 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 64 - Updated: 12/24/2017 - Published: 5/1/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Christmas for the Ages by chezchuckles reviews
A new Christmas advent/ure. The idea is that each AU gets a chance to tell its Christmas story. I'll mark the chapter with the AU in which it is appearing so that you'll know what universe we're in, and if the story requires more than one chapter, then it will be labeled: Ultimatum - Chapter 1, Ultimatum - Final Chapter, etc. A new chapter every day of December thru Xmas Day.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 25 - Words: 57,542 - Reviews: 566 - Favs: 72 - Follows: 101 - Updated: 12/24/2017 - Published: 11/30/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
In the Spirit by bravevulnerability reviews
A series of Christmas themed one shots, each a glimpse into a minimum of ten previously written stories.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 12 - Words: 47,739 - Reviews: 438 - Favs: 115 - Follows: 127 - Updated: 12/24/2017 - Published: 12/14/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
It's Only Just Begun by skygirl55 reviews
Traveling home for the holidays comes with more complications than Kate Beckett is prepared for; particularly after she runs into a famous mystery writer. A Caskett Pre-Show AU holiday tale. For the CastleFicathonWinter2017
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 8 - Words: 36,295 - Reviews: 230 - Favs: 108 - Follows: 148 - Updated: 12/24/2017 - Published: 12/17/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Holding On Tonight by Lord of Kavaka reviews
Kate Beckett just finished her first day as Captain of the Twelfth Precinct. Yet she didn't want to go home to an empty apartment. Her life was a lonely one. And she felt like celebrating this milestone in her career with the NYPD. But the last thing she expected was to run into Richard Castle. Caskett. Set in an alternate Season 8. Rated T. COMPLETE. For CastleFicathonWinter2017.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 15,691 - Reviews: 225 - Favs: 138 - Follows: 233 - Updated: 12/21/2017 - Published: 12/1/2017 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Anything could happen by Pegship reviews
Goes off canon after 8x02. When Rick lands in the hospital after a traffic accident, he reminds Kate that anything can happen. "The best way to keep me safe, Kate, is to keep me close. Back to back, watching each other's six." Even while they're watching, they're racing to solve the puzzle of LokSat and Rick's lost summer.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 40 - Words: 56,822 - Reviews: 374 - Favs: 132 - Follows: 310 - Updated: 12/21/2017 - Published: 10/7/2015 - [Rick C., Kate B.] Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
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: 716 - Favs: 437 - Follows: 749 - Updated: 12/20/2017 - Published: 2/17/2012 - [Kate B., Rick C.] Johanna B. - Complete
What To My Wondering Eyes Should Appear by acertainzest reviews
In which Lily Castle sees something she shouldn't. Oops! A bit of utterly silly Christmas fluff.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,651 - Reviews: 51 - Favs: 61 - Follows: 23 - Published: 12/20/2017 - Complete
Aftermath by Dmarx reviews
Ever since she lifted the phone to her ear this morning and he said 'tell me you need me,' she's been acutely aware of just how badly she does need him. Alternate ending for 4x07. One shot.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,991 - Reviews: 55 - Favs: 83 - Follows: 32 - Published: 12/18/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Cloaked in Gray by Scarletinii reviews
It took her a daunting thirty-storey drop to realize she needed him, a torrential downpour to realize she wanted him, and a relentless ache to realize she just couldn't take it anymore.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 22 - Words: 30,929 - Reviews: 149 - Favs: 132 - Follows: 425 - Updated: 12/15/2017 - Published: 3/27/2013 - Rick C., Kate B.
Because You Were Gone by bingblot reviews
He hadn't seen her in weeks but he suddenly wondered, no matter what happened with Bond, if he was really ready to walk away from Nikki Heat, walk away from her. AU for 2x5 "When the Bough Breaks."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 7 - Words: 30,125 - Reviews: 171 - Favs: 96 - Follows: 177 - Updated: 12/13/2017 - Published: 11/9/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Come Find Me by skygirl55 reviews
If you're searching for forever, I'll be waiting; come find me. Caskett semi-AU canon from Nikki Heat's book release (2x05)
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 39,784 - Reviews: 423 - Favs: 182 - Follows: 266 - Updated: 12/9/2017 - Published: 11/4/2017 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Love and Biscuits by Trinity Everett reviews
Their start had been unconventional, but there's nothing Kate would change about the life they've made for themselves. Caskett. Sequel to 'Just Yours.' AU.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,413 - Reviews: 40 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 23 - Published: 12/6/2017 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Emergence by CheerfulChemist reviews
This is an AU story. It begins in "Countdown" after the celebration in the conference room, but Josh really did go to Haiti and doesn't arrive to stop Castle from saying what he wanted to say to Kate. Of course, I own nothing Castle, but the characters still live in my mind.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Crime - Chapters: 94 - Words: 126,309 - Reviews: 1038 - Favs: 125 - Follows: 171 - Updated: 12/3/2017 - Published: 9/1/2017 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
Much to Be Thankful For by Trinity Everett reviews
Rick Castle has much to be thankful for this year, including the people in his life who try to set him up with a gorgeous woman named Kate Beckett. Caskett AU, Job AU.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,756 - Reviews: 117 - Favs: 105 - Follows: 50 - Updated: 11/26/2017 - Published: 11/21/2017 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
Castle's Secret by soprano193 reviews
After a tough case involving kids Castle reveals to Kate he'd been molested when he was a kid.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 5 - Words: 16,724 - Reviews: 61 - Favs: 73 - Follows: 38 - Updated: 11/24/2017 - Published: 4/9/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
No More Departures by bravevulnerability reviews
'She tortures herself on the walk through the airport, wonders how he's spending his Thanksgiving this year.' AU set post 5x24, 'Watershed'. Two shot for Thanksgiving.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 7,924 - Reviews: 161 - Favs: 182 - Follows: 149 - Updated: 11/23/2017 - Published: 11/22/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
So It Goes by bravevulnerability reviews
'Watching Kate Beckett dancing in a club is nothing short of a religious experience. Witnessing it once isn't enough.' A late season 3 four shot.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 11,058 - Reviews: 198 - Favs: 223 - Follows: 176 - Updated: 11/20/2017 - Published: 11/14/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Reverberations by acertainzest reviews
Even when there's trouble in paradise, the show must go on. Caskett AU. This is the third installment of the "Life of Sound" series and my entry for the summer 2017 #CastleFicathon.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 18 - Words: 83,641 - Reviews: 402 - Favs: 69 - Follows: 119 - Updated: 11/20/2017 - Published: 9/18/2017 - Complete
We Were Something New by Trinity Everett reviews
"Maybe they weren't starting over after all, maybe they were just… turning to a new page in the book." - Weeks after reuniting with Castle, Beckett takes an impulsive trip. - A sequel to Start All Over Again, Caskett, AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,285 - Reviews: 39 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 35 - Published: 11/16/2017 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Eyes so similar to yours by Daisy96ouat reviews
What if Kate had had a big secret; what if this secret was revealed after she'd been shot? AU
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 5 - Words: 6,779 - Reviews: 68 - Favs: 58 - Follows: 174 - Updated: 11/13/2017 - Published: 9/11/2017 - [Rick C., Kate B.] OC
Data Overload by Pen to Paper Writer reviews
The days bleed one into the next for ME's at the OCME's office. The heat is unbearable which raises tempers in the city. People are being murdered at an alarming rate. That is until many people are murdered in a similar way from a case long ago. Is there a connection or is something more happening that they don't know about? Something they can't stop?
Castle - Rated: M - English - Crime/Drama - Chapters: 24 - Words: 40,846 - Reviews: 164 - Favs: 31 - Follows: 50 - Updated: 11/12/2017 - Published: 5/26/2017 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Lanie P. - Complete
All The Songs Make Sense by Fearless Pursuit reviews
One shot stories of various ideas, mostly inspired by songs.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 7 - Words: 8,683 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 11/11/2017 - Published: 10/22/2017 - Rick C., Kate B., Lanie P., Josh D.
Loving and Losing by PossumSoul reviews
She learned long ago that loving was worth running the risk of losing it. A hard-won, uphill battle to open her heart and demolish those walls. But she just had her own son, the light of their new life together, stolen from them. With the fight to get her son back, those walls are coming back. (COMPLETE W/ EPILOGUE)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 14 - Words: 40,525 - Reviews: 250 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 119 - Updated: 11/10/2017 - Published: 10/14/2017 - [Rick C., Kate B.] OC - 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: 1529 - Favs: 459 - Follows: 698 - Updated: 11/9/2017 - Published: 5/25/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., Jim B., Johanna B. - Complete
Ruins by changinlndscape reviews
What if Cops and Robbers took place after 47 seconds? 2-shot, probably.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,666 - Reviews: 44 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 143 - Updated: 11/7/2017 - Published: 11/3/2017 - Rick C., Kate B.
Sway by bravevulnerability reviews
"I'm not asking you to tango. Just sway." Post season 8. Written for the Kai's Dance Dream campaign.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,724 - Reviews: 63 - Favs: 72 - Follows: 35 - Published: 11/6/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Kate Beckett's Daughter by Leann.michelle reviews
Rick Castle is completely oblivious to the fact that Kate Beckett has a daughter. That is until he stops by her apartment early one morning on her day off. The case that had been caught would end up changing everyone who's involved, especially Beckett and Riley. What about after everything gets settled? You'll just have to read... I'm sorry if it's crappy, I don't usually write in
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Crime - Chapters: 2 - Words: 1,721 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 42 - Updated: 11/3/2017 - Published: 11/2/2017 - Kate B., Rick C., Javier E., Kevin R.
A Truth in the Night by bingblot reviews
Afterwards, Castle decided that it was the best dumb thing he had ever done. A short plotless ficlet set in early S5.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,507 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 40 - Follows: 15 - Published: 11/2/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Rescue Me by skygirl55 reviews
Twelve weeks. All Kate Beckett needed to do was survived twelve weeks as the assistant to the surly, unkind, and downright unpleasant writer. The position was temporary, so she could make it. She had, after all, faced far worse than Richard Castle…or had she? Caskett AU
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 41,247 - Reviews: 496 - Favs: 205 - Follows: 259 - Updated: 10/31/2017 - Published: 9/16/2017 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
Dusk Till Dawn by bravevulnerability reviews
'She doesn't know where she is, only that he isn't here, that amidst all of the pain surging through her veins, she's more acutely aware of the harsh emptiness in the middle of her chest. She can't determine if it's because the bullet shattered her heart, or if it's because he took it with him when he left.' A Castle Halloween Bash 2017 entry. Set post 3x24, 'Knockout'.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Supernatural - Chapters: 9 - Words: 18,231 - Reviews: 389 - Favs: 161 - Follows: 163 - Updated: 10/31/2017 - Published: 10/23/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Space Between Us by bingblot reviews
She needed to figure out a way to do this, a way to take the time to heal, for herself (that she still believed she needed), and still give Castle more, give him a reason to wait for her. AU for the summer of "Rise."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 80,846 - Reviews: 336 - Favs: 139 - Follows: 213 - Updated: 10/27/2017 - Published: 7/14/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Murder at The Morgue by Where's Beckett reviews
Number 10 in the series. Here we go again. There has been another murder that our favorite couple has to deal with. This one is a little too close to home
Castle - Rated: K - English - Mystery/Drama - Chapters: 16 - Words: 27,888 - Reviews: 161 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 54 - Updated: 10/26/2017 - Published: 6/11/2017 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Lanie P. - Complete
Thank You Kate by DisneyCastleFriends18 reviews
Kate spends the night at the loft after Alexis and Castle return home from Paris after Alexis' kidnapping. 5x16
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 4 - Words: 11,095 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 52 - Follows: 49 - Updated: 10/21/2017 - Published: 10/19/2017 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
I Hate You by bravevulnerability reviews
'For Kate Beckett, he would have tried. He would have continued to love her quietly. Not anymore, though. Not with the lying and leading him on and sinning by silence. But it doesn't stop him from wanting her.' One shot set throughout the '47 Seconds' arc.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,434 - Reviews: 87 - Favs: 130 - Follows: 42 - Published: 10/19/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Ye Olde Book Shoppe by Pen to Paper Writer reviews
Kate Beckett has to return back home after her mother is murdered. She was left a small book shop that her mother owned. The shop is slowly being put out of business by the much larger and powerful chain bookstore. She'll do just about anything to save her mom's shop.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 32 - Words: 82,430 - Reviews: 377 - Favs: 84 - Follows: 167 - Updated: 10/15/2017 - Published: 2/26/2017 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Jim B. - Complete
Identity Crisis by Trinity Everett reviews
Lily Castle is a bright, imaginative, wonderful whirlwind. She's also convinced that her father's name is 'Babe' for real. Caskett.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,015 - Reviews: 66 - Favs: 96 - Follows: 42 - Published: 10/13/2017 - [Kate B., Rick C.] Alexis C. - Complete
No Flag on the Play by Garrae reviews
Beckett overhears Castle telling Demming that there's no flag on the play, which comes on top of an unsuccessful stay at the loft and a case which reopens a less-than-pleasant time in her past. AU of the second half of S2. Please see warning inside.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 37 - Words: 131,221 - Reviews: 1575 - Favs: 211 - Follows: 257 - Updated: 10/8/2017 - Published: 7/16/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Until You Were Gone by ipreferwestside reviews
"She doesn't even pause when he calls her name, and his heart sinks as he watches her walk away, her strides long and sure. He waits for a few minutes, hoping she reappears, but she doesn't. With a heavy sigh, he shoves his hands in his pockets and leaves." A post-1x10 one shot. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,044 - Reviews: 38 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 38 - Published: 10/1/2017 - Rick C., Kate B.
One Almost Too Many by ShutUpAndPull reviews
A one-shot set during ep 4x16: "Linchpin" - Rick unexpectedly knocks on Kate's door and he claims it's for a very simple reason, but what comes of it is anything but.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,648 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 58 - Follows: 29 - Published: 9/29/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Retrace by bravevulnerability reviews
"We'd still be together if none of this ever happened. Do you ever think about that?" Post-ep for episodes 1x01, 'Comeback', and 1x02, 'Reset'.
Absentia - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,439 - Reviews: 57 - Favs: 64 - Follows: 52 - Published: 9/28/2017 - Emily B., Nick D. - Complete
Last Night was Amazing by DisneyCastleFriends18 reviews
What would have happened between Beckett and Castle in L.A if Kate had broken up with Josh during that trip? 3x22 Rated T to be safe.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,123 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 8 - Published: 9/24/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Wild Flower by Caskettlove77 reviews
AU meeting of Castle and Beckett. Kate owns a flower shop. "He didn't normally write anything other than mysteries but all of a sudden lines were pouring out about the beautiful woman from the flower shop."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 14 - Words: 29,964 - Reviews: 112 - Favs: 86 - Follows: 142 - Updated: 9/19/2017 - Published: 6/21/2017 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
A Recent Development by ShutUpAndPull reviews
A story in response to the following prompt: S1 - Beckett has to attend a family gathering (wedding, reunion, etc.), something that takes place over a few days. Her distant family's always been bugging her about finding "Mr. Right" so she ends up taking Castle as her boyfriend - cute awkwardness, closeness, feelings ensue.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 20,056 - Reviews: 180 - Favs: 133 - Follows: 252 - Updated: 9/17/2017 - Published: 9/5/2017 - Rick C., Kate B., Martha R., Jim B. - Complete
While You Were Out by WRTRD reviews
At the end of Season 2, Castle decided to stop working with Beckett, and misery follows. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 28,511 - Reviews: 664 - Favs: 159 - Follows: 253 - Updated: 9/17/2017 - Published: 8/16/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
If You Wait by bravevulnerability reviews
'He isn't sure where she has gone, but it's obvious she wants to be alone. Or at least, without him. Until nearly a month into the summer when his phone chirps with a new message. From Kate Beckett.' Set during the summer after Beckett's shooting.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 31,864 - Reviews: 802 - Favs: 353 - Follows: 361 - Updated: 9/17/2017 - Published: 8/15/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Not So Gray Day by Trinity Everett reviews
Although the skies are cloudy, Kate takes a walk with her young daughter and finds the day isn't quiet as gray as it seems. Future!Fic, Caskett.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 869 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 24 - Published: 9/16/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Always and Forever by NightLightning21 reviews
I felt like the 8th season ending was a little rushed. This is an A/U where Caleb is the new LokSat and he kidnaps Castle and Beckett. Plenty of Caskett. This is their journey to truly end the LokSat rule
Castle - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 14,709 - Reviews: 30 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 48 - Updated: 9/13/2017 - Published: 3/23/2017 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Hayley S. - Complete
Summer of Light by Trinity Everett reviews
Two years after her mother's murder, Kate Beckett returns to a special place from her childhood to find light and keep her head above water, and ends up finding so much more. Pre-Series, Meeting AU. For the 2017 Castle Ficathon.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Family - Chapters: 5 - Words: 18,887 - Reviews: 206 - Favs: 174 - Follows: 182 - Updated: 9/12/2017 - Published: 9/3/2017 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
Right Place, Right Time by skygirl55 reviews
Sometimes, people come together in the most incredible of ways. Caskett. Inspired by the musical "Come From Away." One-Shot
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,100 - Reviews: 55 - Favs: 69 - Follows: 21 - Published: 9/11/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
In From The Cold by Lord of Kavaka reviews
Detective Kate Beckett was shot. She succumbed to her injuries after eight hours on the operating table. She died. At least, that's what her family and friends were told. In truth, she survived and was placed in witness protection. Now, after three years, she returns home. Castle Ficathon 2017 entry.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 33,056 - Reviews: 412 - Favs: 183 - Follows: 302 - Updated: 9/4/2017 - Published: 8/24/2017 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
Leave The Light On by PossumSoul reviews
Post Knockout (3x24) AU- If his feet were faster, if his reaction was quicker that day... much would have been different. An emotional take on if Castle had been just one second faster that day in the cemetery, and had taken that bullet. (COMPLETE W/ EPILOGUE)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 25 - Words: 77,891 - Reviews: 496 - Favs: 178 - Follows: 240 - Updated: 9/1/2017 - Published: 7/29/2017 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
The Push by CheerfulChemist reviews
This is my entry to CastleFicathon2017. It is AU and begins during the opening of Rise when Josh shoves Castle. In this version, Castle is injured, changing the trajectory of events. This is independent of my other stories.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 38 - Words: 51,579 - Reviews: 591 - Favs: 140 - Follows: 228 - Updated: 8/30/2017 - Published: 6/16/2017 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R. - Complete
Miracles Take Time by skygirl55 reviews
Castle & Beckett struggle with fertility in this post-show possible AU (ignores canon epilogue) One-Shot.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,253 - Reviews: 57 - Favs: 67 - Follows: 32 - Published: 8/26/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
He Always Knew by The Muse of Apollo reviews
From the moment he saw her, he knew she was extraordinary. Spoilers for Still.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,146 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 14 - Published: 8/23/2017 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
When She Knew by The Muse of Apollo reviews
They debated for years who loved who first. The truth was, Kate knew exactly when she fell in love with Richard Castle. Spoilers for Still.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 971 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 16 - Published: 8/22/2017 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Life Goes On 2 by CheerfulChemist reviews
This is Castle future history that takes place after Life Goes On and Distress from the Dungeons, in the same universe. If you haven't read Life Goes On, you've missed the 7 years that precedes this. They have the kids and the life shown in the final seconds of Castle S8. Of course I own nothing Castle.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 292 - Words: 395,135 - Reviews: 1652 - Favs: 78 - Follows: 109 - Updated: 8/17/2017 - Published: 10/31/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
fill the sky by faithsette reviews
'The woman is staring at them, frozen for a second, and while he briefly registers how stunning she is, it's the two men standing behind her with guns in their hands that really catch his attention. He suddenly wishes he had asked Eli what his mother does for a living.' AU. Entry for Castle Ficathon 2017.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship - Chapters: 12 - Words: 43,227 - Reviews: 547 - Favs: 222 - Follows: 332 - Updated: 8/15/2017 - Published: 6/29/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
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: 542 - Favs: 243 - Follows: 527 - Updated: 8/15/2017 - Published: 5/22/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
the heart beats per minute by CoffeeCup218 reviews
A season 5 AU after Still. He finds the first paper on her pillow, the sheets on her side of the bed cold already. 'All my dreams are beautiful. But none as beautiful as you. You are the reason I return here each morning.'
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,737 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 21 - Published: 8/10/2017 - Complete
Hiraeth by bravevulnerability reviews
"It's him," her colleague answers and it's the solemn tone of his voice, the grave quality of words that she's heard in only the most dire of circumstances, that confirms it for her before he has to say another word. "It's Castle. They found him. Alive." AU. An entry for the Castle Ficathon 2017.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 26 - Words: 85,353 - Reviews: 1865 - Favs: 421 - Follows: 387 - Updated: 8/9/2017 - Published: 6/12/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
After Burn by NotYetLostFaith reviews
Rick is a fireman. His wife left him a year earlier, took his twelve year old daughter with her. Kate is a homicide detective. Young but savvy, knows what she's talking about. One day, Rick goes into a house fire and something goes very wrong and Kate and her team are called in to investigate.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 37 - Words: 43,394 - Reviews: 577 - Favs: 259 - Follows: 655 - Updated: 7/25/2017 - Published: 2/7/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
Keeping Secrets by madcrafter72 reviews
Written for InkyCoffee's prompt: Castle runs into Josh while Kate is at Jim's cabin. Josh assumes C & B are together because she used C's ILY as a breakup excuse. – So basically 47 seconds happens before Kate gets back from the cabin. Obviously AU. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,522 - Reviews: 34 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 20 - Published: 7/14/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Insensitivity and comfort by Julimay reviews
"I'm not spending the day with him! I'm reading a book. A book my mother gave me!" She was proud that she could hold on to anger. Otherwise she would have started crying. And she didn't want him to see her cry. Set on January 9th; season 3
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,478 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 15 - Published: 7/10/2017 - Josh D., Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Coup de Grâce by ipreferwestside reviews
She's falling down the rabbit hole of her mother's murder again, has taken a hold of their single lead and dug her claws in, and if she isn't careful, it will consume her, likely kill her. He won't let that happen. A Knockout AU. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 4 - Words: 10,916 - Reviews: 137 - Favs: 78 - Follows: 143 - Updated: 7/5/2017 - Published: 5/13/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
All Good Things by Manamanah49 reviews
After she and Castle are shot by Caleb Brown in their loft, Beckett is forced to go undercover in Spain while Castle and her loved ones believe her dead. She will still do anything to protect her family, even if they don't know about it.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 11 - Words: 28,901 - Reviews: 89 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 133 - Updated: 7/4/2017 - Published: 9/12/2016 - [Rick C., Kate B.]
For The Love of Kate Chapter 1 by Purple Satin reviews
Entry Castle 2015 Summer Hiatus Ficathon. Kate has been recuperating from her shooting at Jim's cabin. Kate is having nightmares about her shooting and misses Castle. What if Jim confronts her about her feelings for him? Will she be able to deny them? This story will end after chapter 12, but there is a sequel in Return To Maine
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 55,837 - Reviews: 143 - Favs: 88 - Follows: 243 - Updated: 7/3/2017 - Published: 7/1/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
More Than Words by feministly reviews
Of all the pages he'd ever penned, of all the words he'd ever written, these anonymous letters to an ink and paper woman—all shadow and mystery and fragile allure—might prove more extraordinary than anything that came before. AU
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 14 - Words: 109,025 - Reviews: 599 - Favs: 252 - Follows: 570 - Updated: 6/28/2017 - Published: 5/26/2016 - Rick C., Kate B.
Haiku by Liv Wilder reviews
Set during 4x01 "Rise". AU from the bookstore signing scene. One-shot. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,032 - Reviews: 125 - Favs: 117 - Follows: 38 - Published: 6/27/2017 - 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: 110 - Favs: 85 - Follows: 227 - Updated: 6/26/2017 - Published: 10/15/2016 - Rick C., Kate B.
Anthing can happen in a New York minute by Pen to Paper Writer reviews
Rick knew that he was in love with her. But he'd graciously take the high road and let her be with Josh. When Josh called her, he took his leave of the Twelfth, not knowing if he would return. He roamed the city until he was tired of walking. He decided to drown his feelings at his bar, The Old Haunt. He stepped in and it was then when things got worse...
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 15 - Words: 34,812 - Reviews: 272 - Favs: 109 - Follows: 231 - Updated: 6/5/2017 - Published: 2/1/2017 - Complete
Five Little Monkeys in a Kingdom of Magic by bamboo72498 reviews
Castle family summer vacation. Fifth in the series. The kids are five years old. Cover art credit to Angie (@Dtrekker on Twitter)
Castle - Rated: K - English - Family - Chapters: 12 - Words: 27,186 - Reviews: 42 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 46 - Updated: 5/31/2017 - Published: 6/3/2015
No One But You by bravevulnerability reviews
"The question is this: when you come right down to it, would you be willing to break her out of prison? Because that, my boy, is true love." AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,916 - Reviews: 77 - Favs: 131 - Follows: 62 - Published: 5/15/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
When the Walls Come Tumbling Down by MaryFan1 reviews
From a prompt on tumbler. After Rick tells Martha about Kate lying in 47 seconds Martha goes to see Kate. Two shot
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,889 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 84 - Updated: 4/12/2017 - Published: 4/7/2017
The Dance Into His Heart by CassandraMcCord reviews
AU Tumblr prompt. Kate Beckett is a professional ballet dancer who opened her own dance studio to teach children. She meets the father of one of her best dancers, eight-year-old Alexis Castle.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 17 - Words: 18,922 - Reviews: 187 - Favs: 101 - Follows: 263 - Updated: 3/18/2017 - Published: 3/26/2015
The Book Of Eternal Love by kaityshowgirl reviews
Kate Beckett's and Rick Castle's daughters meet at the public library and develop a friendship. Their parents also develop a connection while battling their children's other parents and Kate's daughter's very sneaky grand parents. Hope you give it a try.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 12 - Words: 16,596 - Reviews: 129 - Favs: 80 - Follows: 261 - Updated: 1/5/2017 - Published: 7/21/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
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: 663 - Favs: 432 - Follows: 380 - Updated: 12/24/2016 - Published: 12/13/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Cold Feet by Pen to Paper Writer reviews
Caskett A/U meeting. A blushing bride, a squared away groom and of course Rick Castle, what else could go wrong?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 14 - Words: 17,383 - Reviews: 143 - Favs: 63 - Follows: 147 - Updated: 12/18/2016 - Published: 9/10/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., W. Sorenson - Complete
One Last Time by dariuscross reviews
An elderly Richard Castle travels to the past to give himself and Beckett a brighter future. Does he manage?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 4,557 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 9 - Published: 11/26/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
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: 559 - Favs: 143 - Follows: 264 - Updated: 10/11/2016 - Published: 5/24/2016
Promise Me by Megwill reviews
"Promise me if anything ever happens to me that you will watch after Alexis." Castle said and Beckett replied, "Okay." in a serious, yet reassuring tone. Now she stood in the hospital waiting room across from the 15 or was she 16 year old red head petrified."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 12 - Words: 23,704 - Reviews: 156 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 198 - Updated: 10/7/2016 - Published: 5/20/2015
somewhere after midnight by faithsette reviews
A kiss a day while daddy's away. Soldier Castle AU.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,020 - Reviews: 46 - Favs: 73 - Follows: 26 - Published: 10/6/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Unexpected by Meg Moore reviews
'They're no closer to finding the antidote, and he should know. He deserves to know.' In an AU twist on the ending of 6x01, Castle's survival becomes more important than ever. A prompt fill for the #GoodLuckStana fundraiser, with cover art provided by the always-talented E (random-ship).
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,402 - Reviews: 47 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 18 - Published: 9/28/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Not That Quiet Uptown by Griever11 reviews
Castle's drunk and Beckett's just a little turned on. Fic contains references to Hamilton the musical, but it's not necessary for you to have watched it. Married Caskett. Strong T rating.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,821 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 48 - Follows: 17 - Published: 9/8/2016 - Kate B. - Complete
Soldier On by EllaNight reviews
Prompt: "Castle is a soldier and after 3 years of being apart he comes home. Of course, Beckett doesn't know about it and he surprises her at the precinct." AU Caskett reunion.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 6,557 - Reviews: 72 - Favs: 149 - Follows: 180 - Updated: 9/5/2016 - Published: 8/20/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
all the stars above our heads by Trinity Everett reviews
"So no, Castle isn't just a friend. And that means this weekend is going to be something. Whether it's something insane and the start of something new, or a terrible, terrible idea, she hasn't quite figured out just yet." A 2x24 AU - What if Beckett had said yes to Castle's invitation.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,424 - Reviews: 74 - Favs: 120 - Follows: 86 - Published: 8/29/2016 - 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: 85 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 45 - Published: 8/29/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Coffee-flavored kisses by Pegship reviews
What if Castle told Kate he loved her right after her apartment blew up in "Boom!"? Another prompt from Lou, for #castlefanficmonday.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,484 - Reviews: 30 - Favs: 52 - Follows: 31 - Published: 8/8/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Velux by serenakroes reviews
"Kate shoved the note under his door carefully treating it as something precious and fragile. Sighing she got up. They were doomed right from the beginning. She exited his building and disappeared into the night. Away from him." Set S4 and is inspired by Misconception by chezchuckles and Friends with Benefits by AddisonSp. If you haven't read them they're wonderful and so talented
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 15 - Words: 28,599 - Reviews: 145 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 235 - Updated: 7/25/2016 - Published: 8/10/2015
Time Of Our Lives by Softrock-showtunesgirlscout22 reviews
She woke up before Rick. Feeling the weight of his arms around her body, she moved them away, not before placing a kiss softly on his cheek. Today was Saturday so it was sort of a lazy day in the Castle family home. Post 8X22. Decided to add one more chapter. Finished.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Family - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,008 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 28 - Updated: 7/12/2016 - Published: 7/3/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Soft Shock by bravevulnerability reviews
'Fireworks spooked her, they had for years prior and likely would for years to come, and it was an occasional hazard she had learned to live with, despite sometimes dreading the welcoming of a new year, the arrival of summer.' A future fic for the Fourth of July.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,632 - Reviews: 54 - Favs: 96 - Follows: 34 - Published: 7/4/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Surprise Gift by CaskettLover1990 reviews
Beckett gets a gift she wasn't expecting
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Drama - Chapters: 10 - Words: 22,107 - Reviews: 88 - Favs: 60 - Follows: 135 - Updated: 6/22/2016 - Published: 8/25/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
Big Sister by JeffersonianGirl2004 reviews
When Richard Castle's daughter, Alexis, meets an NYPD traffic cop called Katherine Beckett he's at ease. Kate seems to be happy and bubbly but soon Rick learns of the broken young woman that is hidden behind the gun and facade. Will he and his fiery redhead be able to give her the love that she deserves and with their shared glances ever mean anything? AU Meeting, young Alexis.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 17 - Words: 40,473 - Reviews: 154 - Favs: 121 - Follows: 305 - Updated: 6/22/2016 - Published: 4/28/2015 - [Rick C., Kate B.] Alexis C.
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: 1720 - Favs: 839 - Follows: 687 - Updated: 6/18/2016 - Published: 7/10/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - 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: 1122 - Favs: 589 - Follows: 853 - Updated: 6/11/2016 - Published: 5/25/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Little Bean by soprano193 reviews
AU meeting fic. Kate is a young mother, living in the same apartment complex as Castle. He is annoyed that the baby is crying all night while he tries to write, and goes to yell at her. Instead, he finds her disheveled and upset, pacing with the baby down the hall, and offers to help.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 31 - Words: 92,140 - Reviews: 716 - Favs: 530 - Follows: 865 - Updated: 5/30/2016 - Published: 1/25/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
Ian by CheerfulChemist reviews
4fireking suggested a story where Castle has a son instead of a daughter. This is obviously AU. It starts at the beginning when Rick meets Kate. Ian is not a male Alexis. He has challenges but is determined to overcome them. Rick helps the best he can. I own nothing Castle except my dreams.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 69 - Words: 96,045 - Reviews: 602 - Favs: 101 - Follows: 134 - Updated: 5/18/2016 - Published: 3/11/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Hole in the Heart by Caskett1960 reviews
Sequel to 'A Bright, Shining Hope.' Kate and Castle receive troubling news regarding the newest member of their family, while facing a possibly more sinister threat. Rated T, but that rating will probably change. Completely AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 29 - Words: 117,478 - Reviews: 384 - Favs: 97 - Follows: 185 - Updated: 5/14/2016 - Published: 11/30/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
No by nyccountry reviews
She left! He can't believe that's it's all come to this. Find My Iphone proves he knows her better than Bracken. Rick reaches out for help to keep his marriage together.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 31,828 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 83 - Updated: 4/3/2016 - Published: 10/1/2015
The Bear and I by djinni14 reviews
This is a story about the Bear and I. It's a true story since i only tell true stories. Honest! It's all true, ... mostly. I never believed something like this could happen to me. I hope you enjoy my story, my life, my dream come true. Maybe it will live well past my years. I'd like to think so. - Now Complete
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 62 - Words: 247,421 - Reviews: 366 - Favs: 71 - Follows: 90 - Updated: 3/6/2016 - Published: 1/1/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Johanna B. - Complete
One Second by ShakespearePoet101 reviews
One second can change your life, for Kate Beckett it's when she got a call, and for Richard Castle it's when he saw a car. (I will continue this story, Established Caskett. Lanie, Esposito, and Ryan will be a big part to I just didn't have room.)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 4 - Words: 5,227 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 110 - Updated: 2/15/2016 - Published: 5/5/2015 - [Rick C., Kate B.] Alexis C., Martha R.
Manhattan Love Story by GingerPhoenixRising89 reviews
Manhattan Love Story is the sequel to LA Romance. Castle and Beckett have a lot on their plates between their professional and personal lives. Especially when it comes to them having five kids ranging in age from a teenager to infants. But no matter how much juggling they have to do just to balance things out, Castle and Beckett know that they have each other for support. #Always.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 101 - Words: 44,032 - Reviews: 211 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 71 - Updated: 2/3/2016 - Published: 8/9/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
Southern Heat by nyccountry reviews
What happens when a murder sends Castle and Beckett to Texas in search of their suspect. Will Rick find answers to the questions lurking in the back of his mind about his father (idea brought on by Target and Hunt) I own nothing but the characters of Jesse Brooks and Jedidiah Sanders. Your reviews would be greatly appreciated, thanks
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Mystery - Chapters: 16 - Words: 90,597 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 55 - Updated: 1/5/2016 - Published: 3/5/2014 - Javier E., Kate B., Kevin R., Rick C. - Complete
Things Fall Apart by Leonard 356 reviews
AU: Two months after 8-02. The mistakes made by Beckett in trusting strangers rather than her colleagues and husband come back to haunt her. Two shot with epilogue.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 3 - Words: 6,371 - Reviews: 61 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 56 - Updated: 1/5/2016 - Published: 1/2/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Bomb by Pen to Paper Writer reviews
A serial Bomber is loose in NYC. Kate and her team meet with a new addition to their team. Meet Lt. Richard Castle. An active member with the NYPD's Bomb Disposal Unit. He is teamed with the homicide detectives from the 12th precinct to stop this mad man. But what they don't know is that Rick has a tortured past. This case will either ruin him or save him. Will Kate fall for him?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Crime/Tragedy - Chapters: 16 - Words: 45,572 - Reviews: 108 - Favs: 85 - Follows: 150 - Updated: 1/2/2016 - Published: 8/23/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R. - 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: 153 - Follows: 215 - Updated: 12/24/2015 - Published: 12/1/2015 - Complete
Family reunion gone wrong by Thtweirdfangrl reviews
Beckett's been ordered to go to her family reunion, Castle shows up and an escaped murderer is loose near the reunion what else could go wrong this week ? The summary is bad I know but give it a chance who pleaseee. pre always.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 9 - Words: 5,305 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 93 - Updated: 12/13/2015 - Published: 1/26/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Jim B.
Undercover Truths by AlwaysCasey reviews
An undercover case threatens to knock down Beckett's wall once and for all. What happens when C and B are forced to confront their feelings in an non-traditional way? Will they finally be able to admit their own truths? Rated T for mild language.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 15 - Words: 37,239 - Reviews: 176 - Favs: 117 - Follows: 362 - Updated: 11/23/2015 - Published: 6/15/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
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: 46 - 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: 98 - Follows: 178 - Updated: 11/17/2015 - Published: 4/8/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Not with a Fizzle, but with a Bang by somebodyfeedthesebirds reviews
After encountering a suspect with a stun grenade, Castle is left temporarily blind. Beckett, feeling guilty about the accident, offers to take care of him. A Season 3 story.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 15 - Words: 35,806 - Reviews: 234 - Favs: 162 - Follows: 398 - Updated: 11/9/2015 - Published: 7/13/2015 - Complete
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: 250 - Favs: 160 - Follows: 336 - Updated: 11/9/2015 - Published: 10/14/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Few Good Fonts by WRTRD reviews
Because they discussed fonts—really, fonts—long before they chose their Save the Date card. A series of standalone, unrelated chapters, covering a wide time period and with a variety of ratings. The first one, rated M, takes place during the book party in 2x05, "When the Bough Breaks." Also, because a few people have asked: yes, every font mentioned in these chapters is real.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 19 - Words: 45,864 - Reviews: 354 - Favs: 92 - Follows: 168 - Updated: 11/8/2015 - Published: 3/28/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
Countdown by alwaysbeckle reviews
set after castle defuses the bomb in countdown. What happens when Beckett accidentally tells castle her true feelings after he rips the wires out of the dirty bomb.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Crime - Chapters: 11 - Words: 12,743 - Reviews: 41 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 86 - Updated: 10/18/2015 - Published: 6/21/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Lanie P.
Let me save you by Castle and Law and order SVU reviews
(AU) "I'm not interesting, I'm a mess trust me you don't want me." Rick starts working at a cafe after giving up on coming a writer he meets Kate a regular. Rick is fascinated by Kate for one year he waits for her to come back to the cafe but she doesn't he decides to go on with the book and Kate decides to move to a new town. How and When will they meet again.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 8 - Words: 6,244 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 55 - Updated: 10/15/2015 - Published: 6/14/2015
The Divorce by Chris.JC reviews
A/U Kate Becket and Rick Castle meet and marry and experience a few of life's problems
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 9 - Words: 25,633 - Reviews: 60 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 67 - Updated: 10/10/2015 - Published: 8/13/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., OC - 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: 130 - Follows: 229 - Updated: 10/4/2015 - Published: 4/6/2015 - [Rick C., Kate B.] Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
DNA by Castle and Law and order SVU reviews
Reckoning AU- Kate's blood is found, but no body is found she is announced dead. Nine months later a baby boy arrives at Castle's loft.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Mystery - Chapters: 12 - Words: 9,404 - Reviews: 90 - Favs: 60 - Follows: 174 - Updated: 9/30/2015 - Published: 7/31/2015
Finding a Purpose by Caskett1960 reviews
While in Atlantic City having a girls' weekend with Kate, Lanie, and Jenny, Alexis and her best friend Paige find themselves suspected of murder. My entry for the 2015 Castle Summer Ficathon. The cover art was designed and created by the incredibly talented Angie (@dtrekker on Twitter). Rated 'T,' but the rating might change.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Crime - Chapters: 18 - Words: 58,891 - Reviews: 154 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 161 - Updated: 9/27/2015 - Published: 5/20/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
unsteady by veritas-always reviews
'They'll be fine. This isn't permanent. She won't let it be, and she wants to believe he won't either. Kate leaves their home without another word, just a final slam of the door.' For #CastleFanficMonday.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 14,204 - Reviews: 198 - Favs: 112 - Follows: 428 - Updated: 9/22/2015 - Published: 5/25/2015 - [Kate B., Rick C.]
And Baby Makes 7 by Bandgeekwriter89 reviews
A sequel to Happily Ever After. Castle and Kate have four kids. What's in store for them when they get the shock of their lives. Rated T for safety. *2015 Castle summer Ficathon Entry*
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 23 - Words: 56,587 - Reviews: 85 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 81 - Updated: 9/20/2015 - Published: 6/9/2015 - [Kate B., Rick C.] [Martha R., Jim B.]
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: 746 - Favs: 441 - Follows: 589 - 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: 917 - Favs: 389 - Follows: 537 - Updated: 9/19/2015 - Published: 8/18/2015 - Complete
Allegra by Roadrunnerz reviews
"I never imagined I'd be the only one around to tell her all this." Richard Castle remembers three moments in time with his youngest daughter. Future fic! (Character death)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 4 - Words: 23,712 - Reviews: 56 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 52 - Updated: 9/14/2015 - Published: 7/26/2015 - 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: 302 - Follows: 593 - Updated: 9/13/2015 - Published: 6/6/2015 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Elevator Ride by madcrafter72 reviews
A post-ep for the Season 2 finale A Deadly Game, when Castle leaves Beckett to go to the Hamptons with Gina. Because I wanted to do this to him. Rated T for safety but only a little violent. My first fanfic, so please be gentle. Now complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 8 - Words: 19,283 - Reviews: 155 - Favs: 79 - Follows: 176 - Updated: 9/13/2015 - Published: 8/4/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Gina, T. Demming - Complete
Downfall by Pen to Paper Writer reviews
Rick is on top of the world. He can buy anything his heart desires, that is until he loses it all and the love of his life. Riches to rags story.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Suspense - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,113 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 5 - Published: 9/5/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Lanie P. - Complete
Castle: New beginnings and blurred lines by devildog3479 reviews
3 months after a Castle will Rise, Kate has been promoted to Captain of the 12th. How will she handle not being in the field anymore, as a new detective is assigned to her old squad. How will the new detective fit in to the well oiled team as she attempts to help solve her first murder with the team. And at home Kate and Castle make a decision about some news they receive mid-case.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 9 - Words: 19,119 - Reviews: 60 - Favs: 46 - Follows: 99 - Updated: 9/4/2015 - Published: 8/14/2015
Directions by Leonard 356 reviews
What should have happened after Kate asked 'Where are we going' at the end of 'The Squab and the Quail'. One-shot. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,400 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 46 - Follows: 15 - Published: 9/2/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
When one door closes, another one opens by Castle and Law and order SVU reviews
Weddings are the perfect place to pick up someone up. But what about at a divorce party? (Caskett paring) (Two shot)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 1,905 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 30 - Updated: 8/29/2015 - Published: 8/27/2015 - Complete
To Kate by lovexxliz reviews
AU. Castle has a brain tumour and needs surgery. When he doesn't wake up for a few days after the surgery, Beckett discovers that he had left her little notes all across the city for her to re-explore their story and distract herself from not knowing if he will ever wake up again.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 3 - Words: 4,663 - Reviews: 34 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 115 - Updated: 8/27/2015 - Published: 8/11/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
EPHEMERAL FOOTPRINTS by Turretwithaview reviews
Writer Richard Castle is incognito on the island. The playboy persona left behind in Manhattan, the real McCoy carefully unpacked along with his suitcase. A month away from the glitz and glam to recharge batteries, clear his mind of all but the essentials … (just a bit of fluff someone asked me for, and I daren't deny them lol).
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 9,524 - Reviews: 59 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 93 - Updated: 8/27/2015 - Published: 8/18/2015
Captive by CrimeShowShipper reviews
Future Fic: Kate Beckett returning home from her precinct to find her husband Castle tied to a chair with a sock in their mouth, whipped cream on their face, trapped in a cushion fortress, and their child running around laughing maniacally at his/her "captive"
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 329 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 7 - Published: 8/24/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., OC - Complete
The Day Off by spaceman-earthgirl reviews
Why is Beckett not at work?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 6 - Words: 9,067 - Reviews: 146 - Favs: 101 - Follows: 172 - Updated: 8/20/2015 - Published: 8/15/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Into the Night Go by seilleanmor reviews
A request sent to me by the lovely Sid, and filled for Castle Fanfic Monday. Kate guides her husband through the grief of losing his mother. Character death warning, obviously. One shot.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,633 - Reviews: 53 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 24 - Published: 8/17/2015 - Complete
Saisissant La Vie by swallowedminds reviews
For CastleFanficMonday! A Castle Summer Hiatus 2015 Ficathon Entry. Beckett decides to have a baby and is looking for a donor. Castle ends up switching the donors "seed" for his own and doesn't tell Beckett. AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 25,794 - Reviews: 116 - Favs: 80 - Follows: 260 - Updated: 8/17/2015 - Published: 5/25/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., OC
Maelstrom by IOwnABoat reviews
"You didn't come all this way, in the rain...you didn't almost DIE to be put off by one unanswered call." Set during that special night between "Always" and "After the Storm".
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 4 - Words: 12,053 - Reviews: 51 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 56 - Updated: 8/17/2015 - Published: 8/14/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
When Love Takes you in by BlueMoonFan reviews
Okay, so this story is based on the Season 6 episode, The Good, The Bad and The Baby. Baby Cosmo's parents are killed before Castle and Beckett can rescue them. This is being written for the 2015 Castle Summer Hiatus Ficathon Entry. Cover art is by dtrekker.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Angst - Chapters: 12 - Words: 31,057 - Reviews: 150 - Favs: 88 - Follows: 209 - Updated: 8/14/2015 - Published: 6/8/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
Blue Polka-Dot Elephants by jstar1382 reviews
8/14 update - "Don't get up, stay in bed." **A collection of misc Tumblr prompts previously posted on Tumblr.**
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 14 - Words: 12,409 - Reviews: 281 - Favs: 85 - Follows: 183 - Updated: 8/14/2015 - Published: 1/28/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
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: 136 - Follows: 201 - Updated: 8/12/2015 - Published: 8/10/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Castle will Rise by devildog3479 reviews
Sequel to a Castle will Fall. Captain Gates has been brutally executed and Castle is severely wounded in a drive-by and is now in the Hospital. Kate, Ryan and Esposito are off the case as the Feds are taking over, but this wont stop them from investigating the case. As they dive deeper into the case, a surprising guest from the past arrives to help the team get justice.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 9 - Words: 18,345 - Reviews: 54 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 90 - Updated: 8/12/2015 - Published: 8/4/2015 - Complete
Smile by Lur27 reviews
Short fic-lett. "You don't smile anymore..."
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 769 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 13 - Published: 8/8/2015 - Kate B., Rick C. - 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: 898 - Favs: 476 - Follows: 436 - Updated: 8/5/2015 - Published: 6/8/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Murder On A Book Tour by Where's Beckett reviews
Part 3 Set immediately after A Cold War Murder and "A Murder In The Hamptons". This is third in the series. Read them first. They are married and getting started in their new world when Castle gets stuck on a book tour complete with a murder. The system does not allow more than two descriptions, so this is romance, drama, a little more humor
Castle - Rated: K - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 23,190 - Reviews: 131 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 84 - Updated: 8/5/2015 - Published: 6/20/2015 - Complete
A castle will fall by devildog3479 reviews
A/U set shortly after Season 7x06 Time of our lives when Beckett and Castle are married. A murder investigation will lead them to a event that will rock the Castle family and the 12th Precinct to its core.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 10 - Words: 19,955 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 60 - Updated: 8/4/2015 - Published: 7/20/2015 - 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: 332 - Follows: 442 - 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: 250 - Favs: 265 - Follows: 378 - Updated: 7/30/2015 - Published: 7/21/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., OC - Complete
Heartbeats by BlueMoonFan reviews
Based on the tumblr prompt: Beckett is pregnant during 7x15. Small spoilers contained within.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Family - Chapters: 18 - Words: 28,421 - Reviews: 187 - Favs: 123 - Follows: 334 - Updated: 7/17/2015 - Published: 2/20/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
Womb with a View by WRTRD reviews
Kate is pregnant, and even in utero the Beckett-Castle baby has plenty to say. Plenty. (Castle Summer Hiatus 2015 Ficathon Entry.) Special thanks to dtrekker for the great cover art!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 41 - Words: 54,955 - Reviews: 1263 - Favs: 217 - Follows: 312 - Updated: 7/9/2015 - Published: 5/14/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
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: 144 - Follows: 542 - Updated: 6/27/2015 - Published: 6/2/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
Pulse by whatifellinlovewith reviews
"She's wheeled into his room the day after Mr. Johnson dies, seemingly asleep, perfectly silent. The only thing he knows about her by the end of the day is that her condition isn't good." Sharing a room, waiting for a heart transplant, Richard Castle gets to know the quiet, dying Kate Beckett. AU. Three-shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 3 - Words: 10,499 - Reviews: 148 - Favs: 223 - Follows: 196 - Updated: 6/22/2015 - Published: 6/16/2015 - [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: 135 - Updated: 6/18/2015 - Published: 6/11/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Martha R. - Complete
gravity by veritas-always reviews
'He answers on the first ring, a distracted, solemn sound that breaks her heart, makes Kate think of the letter tucked away in an air vent with only a droplet of blood to indicate its presence. He won't have to read it. She has the chance to tell him all of those things and more.' A post-ep for 6x17, In the Belly of the Beast.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,254 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 16 - Published: 6/15/2015 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - 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: 550 - Favs: 161 - Follows: 343 - Updated: 6/3/2015 - Published: 4/21/2015 - [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: 1351 - Favs: 547 - Follows: 789 - Updated: 5/26/2015 - Published: 12/14/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., Lanie P. - Complete
Wrong Place Wrong Time by CheerfulChemist reviews
I had intended this to be a one shot AU, but after some requests, I'm continuing it. What would have happened if Ryan's bullet had found Castle in 301? "Was that what you wanted to tell me, Kate?" Castle asked."Yeah," Beckett confided, "not that it would have changed anything." "It would have changed everything. Kate." The rating has been upped to M for safety chapter 75 and beyond
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 144 - Words: 222,070 - Reviews: 1685 - Favs: 254 - Follows: 341 - Updated: 5/15/2015 - Published: 12/18/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R. - Complete
Lost and found by ohcaskett reviews
Kate one day finds a little girl under a clothing rail, but that little girl ended up finding Kate as well. What happens when the little girl is the daughter of her favorite author Richard Castle?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 37,510 - Reviews: 202 - Favs: 195 - Follows: 435 - Updated: 5/12/2015 - Published: 2/26/2015 - Kate B., Rick C., Alexis C.
Flowers for your roof by Proktes reviews
This was always her place. No one would come up here. Now it's filled with flowers and he is standing there, looking at her. And she is going to talk to him about it.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 6 - Words: 11,901 - Reviews: 70 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 129 - Updated: 5/11/2015 - Published: 3/24/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
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: 111 - Favs: 113 - Follows: 138 - Updated: 5/11/2015 - Published: 5/5/2015 - 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: 104 - Follows: 127 - Updated: 5/9/2015 - Published: 4/27/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Sequel to Married and Partners by LJane66 reviews
Sequel to Married and Partners! need to read prequel first. read and review, let me know what you think!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 1,934 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 103 - Updated: 5/7/2015 - Published: 4/27/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
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: 1525 - Favs: 504 - Follows: 672 - Updated: 4/25/2015 - Published: 4/4/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Second chance by ohcaskett reviews
After a weekend of romance between Kate and Rick, Kate is left alone, pregnant with his child. Five years later, a murder leads Kate to question Rick, where she can't seem to get rid of him after. How long can she go keeping their daughter a secret from him? Can they forgive each other?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 44,423 - Reviews: 264 - Favs: 158 - Follows: 415 - Updated: 4/14/2015 - Published: 2/27/2015 - Kate B., Rick C.
Listen by Aalon reviews
Set in the AU created by A Different Road Taken, this is a one shot conversation between Richard Castle and Kate Beckett on the balcony, leading into the weekend. This story occurs two weeks after the end of Out of the Forest and Into the Woods. Story occurs mid-Season 4 AU timeframe.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,550 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 23 - Published: 4/4/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Who Would've Thought by MeYouAndCaskett reviews
What if Kate said yes to Castle's invite to spending the summer with him in the Hamptons? What would've happened between the two? 4/5 years later, is the dance still going on or did the music finally stop? Set late season 6/early season 7.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Family - Chapters: 6 - Words: 7,108 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 61 - Follows: 153 - Updated: 4/1/2015 - Published: 2/14/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R.
A Different Road Taken by Aalon reviews
Set in Season 4, Episode 1 after Kate Beckett is shot. Story goes AU immediately after Rick leaves Kate's room in the hospital. Rick takes a very different road, and finds a very different and fulfilling purpose.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 25 - Words: 104,906 - Reviews: 454 - Favs: 244 - Follows: 312 - Updated: 1/20/2015 - Published: 9/5/2014 - 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: 653 - Favs: 506 - Follows: 400 - Updated: 12/24/2014 - Published: 12/15/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - 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: 1353 - Favs: 740 - Follows: 848 - Updated: 12/6/2014 - Published: 8/27/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Run To You by BlueMoonFan reviews
Set early in Season 3. Mostly AU. Kate is pregnant and Castle isn't the father. Despite that, Castle can't deny his feelings for her. Told in flashbacks and real time. Please read and review... T for now.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 11 - Words: 14,669 - Reviews: 82 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 145 - Updated: 11/29/2014 - Published: 9/30/2014
Talk to Me: Driven by strwbrygrl77 reviews
None of them had given me the benefit of the doubt - not even the woman I had vowed to spend the rest of my life with. Post DRIVEN, one shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,842 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 11 - Published: 10/5/2014
Two AM by happybeckett reviews
On a cold night, Kate's scars begin to pull, so Castle attempts to remedy her pains. Early season five one-shot. Based on a strange prompt.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,051 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 8 - Published: 8/16/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Failing a Character Study by AngelicDragons reviews
Castle doesn't react well when given the news about Kate and her undercover operation. Once she is back safe, those actions and the actions of other members of the 12th have far reaching effects.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 8 - Words: 12,329 - Reviews: 72 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 98 - Updated: 5/4/2014 - Published: 4/16/2014 - Rick C., Javier E., Kevin R., V. Gates
These Little Wonders by Coffee and Prose reviews
A series of one-shots wherein Castle & Beckett are raising boys. CHAPTER 24: "It was hard to believe the woman in front of him was ever a self-proclaimed baby unenthusiast."
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Family - Chapters: 24 - Words: 40,458 - Reviews: 201 - Favs: 97 - Follows: 208 - Updated: 5/1/2014 - Published: 11/25/2012 - Rick C., Kate B.
Into The Heart of Darkness by Knight Rider Alpha reviews
When you stare into a heart of darkness, It takes the light to vanquish the evil contained inside that darkness. This is another AU One Shot Series idea that again came to me randomly, A definite Future Setting not contained to any particular season. But It does contain references to 'Disciple' and 'Probable Cause' so I think all you know what I'm getting at.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,479 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 2 - Published: 4/6/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Alexander & Jane: Interlude by Lord of Kavaka reviews
Sequel to ALEXANDER & JANE; Castle and Beckett must deal with him digging into her mother's case against her express orders, while at the same time balancing their renewed romantic relationship with family obligations. Caskett-Season 1 AU. -Part 2 of the WHAT'S IN A NAME series-
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 16 - Words: 56,301 - Reviews: 145 - Favs: 131 - Follows: 165 - Updated: 3/29/2014 - Published: 4/25/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Recall by strwbrygrl77 reviews
Kate stared at the murder board, her eyes bloodshot and her vision blurry but she couldn't rest. Not with the smiling picture of her own husband staring back at her. AU, Future fic.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Mystery - Chapters: 18 - Words: 53,188 - Reviews: 342 - Favs: 201 - Follows: 327 - Updated: 2/28/2014 - Published: 12/1/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Kiss Me by LadyAshh reviews
Another Ed Sheeran inspired song. The song Kiss Me. Kate goes to Castle's loft unannounced after a day at the precinct that has her thinking about her life choices. Castle invites her to stay, they watch a movie and then well ... You know what follows ;) - ONE SHOT - COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,361 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 13 - Published: 1/26/2014 - Rick C. - Complete
Too Late for Kate? by Swordwriter reviews
Kate Beckett realizes what she really wants, but will she be too late to get it? And what's with the Castle that we thought we knew?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 19 - Words: 39,137 - Reviews: 170 - Favs: 122 - Follows: 142 - Updated: 12/14/2013 - Published: 11/6/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Talk to Me: Always by strwbrygrl77 reviews
Walking away from Kate was the hardest thing I'd ever done in my life - but I couldn't stay and watch her throw her life away. Companion story to 'Headhunters'.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,427 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 10 - Published: 11/29/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Talk to me by strwbrygrl77 reviews
Post-Need to Know. Castle and Beckett attempt to pick up the pieces and move forward after she's terminated.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,600 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 16 - Published: 10/13/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
At the End of the Tunnel by Trapped in a MatchBox reviews
AU: Kate is going through a bad divorce. After a big fight one day, she decides to go for a run to sort out her emotions, having no idea who she was about to stumble upon.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 20 - Words: 50,268 - Reviews: 781 - Favs: 417 - Follows: 777 - Updated: 10/10/2013 - Published: 1/20/2012 - Kate B., Rick C.
Taking Chances by BlueMoonFan reviews
Inspired by a youtube video MommyToBe. Kate married Josh and gets pregnant. He doesn't want kids and leaves her. What happens when Castle finds out? Will Kate allow him to mend her broken heart? Will the two find the love they are looking for in each other? Rated M now.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 41 - Words: 79,301 - Reviews: 428 - Favs: 258 - Follows: 397 - Updated: 10/10/2013 - Published: 9/9/2013 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C.
Healing Hearts by Caskettastic reviews
Kate finds herself stuck in a dysfunctional marriage and she wants out. Her young daughter Avril, unintentionally leads Kate to befriend romance novelist Richard Castle. Read on to find out what happens when their worlds collide. AU Caskett fanfiction
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 34 - Words: 45,283 - Reviews: 228 - Favs: 160 - Follows: 224 - Updated: 10/1/2013 - Published: 9/10/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
No Laughter For His Medicine by SpeciosaClade31 reviews
Kate and Rick are about to celebrate their engagement, but a certain Dr. Motorcycle-Boy may have something to say about it. Don't worry. Nothing too crazy going on here! In my world, they will always get their, well, always ;-)
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 16 - Words: 36,155 - Reviews: 235 - Favs: 193 - Follows: 277 - Updated: 8/18/2013 - Published: 7/15/2013 - Kate B., Rick C., Josh D. - Complete
A Fork In The Road by Liv Wilder reviews
Consider this hiatus boot camp. Post-ep for Squab. "Castle, in case you weren't paying attention, we've just been tested. Eric Vaughn was sent to test us," she tells him earnestly. "By whom? God? The universe?" he scoffs, still clinging to the pretense that he doesn't know what she's getting at. "You don't even believe in that stuff." COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: K - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 32,451 - Reviews: 742 - Favs: 304 - Follows: 384 - Updated: 5/18/2013 - Published: 5/7/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
This Is The End ? by Where's Beckett reviews
My AU thoughts for the end of season 5. Castle has packed up to leave Kate. Is he leaving For good? Why? Will they reconnect? When?
Castle - Rated: K - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 8,376 - Reviews: 85 - Favs: 59 - Follows: 104 - Updated: 4/25/2013 - Published: 4/21/2013 - Kate B., Rick C., Lanie P. - Complete
Setting Up For Something by Liv Wilder reviews
Prompt based on the unfinished conversation between Castle & Beckett in the isolation tent during 3x16: 'Setup'. "… I wish that I had someone who would be there for me, and I could be there for him, and we could just dive in to it together," she says wistfully." What might have happened next it they hadn't been interrupted... COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 7 - Words: 29,102 - Reviews: 568 - Favs: 343 - Follows: 317 - Updated: 2/12/2013 - Published: 1/31/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Waiting for the Walls to Come Down by Demian33 reviews
When the team fails to solve a highly public and emotionally-charged case, Castle and Beckett have to deal with the fallout from Gates and the effects on their own relationship. Lots of characters, lots of angst, lots of humor … lots of what makes you love Caskett. Set in Season 4 before 47 Seconds. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 10 - Words: 23,011 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 36 - Updated: 8/23/2012 - Published: 8/16/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Waiting for More by farewellblindgirl reviews
After nine years of marriage, Rick Castle finally has to get out. But when the daughter of an old friend comes into his life, he starts to find a reason to work for more. AU, Now Complete, with Epilogue.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 16 - Words: 41,035 - Reviews: 378 - Favs: 503 - Follows: 363 - Updated: 8/14/2012 - Published: 7/8/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Daddy's little princess Castle style by jojoangel01 reviews
MEN are sooo tough! SO manly they simply can't deal with babies, right? Well, Richard Castle was never like ordinary men. Because really, why stick with ordinary when you can have extraordinary? Post Season 4, very fluffy, romantic oneshot
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,362 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 9 - Published: 5/23/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Hurry Baby by theoddestcastle reviews
Castle is away on another book signing tour and Beckett is taking his absence hard. But it's not as hard for her as it is a certain little one. It takes just one phone call for the walls to come crashing down. Futuristic story.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,437 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 13 - Published: 4/10/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Falling in Love at a Coffee Shop by ifonly13 reviews
Kate Beckett was twenty-six when the biggest accident in her life occurred. Five years later, the biggest miracle happens. AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 50 - Words: 136,852 - Reviews: 1160 - Favs: 956 - Follows: 624 - Updated: 3/20/2012 - Published: 12/30/2011 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Someone Like You by Trapped in a MatchBox reviews
AU. Detective Kate Beckett is separated and raises her son alone. She meets Richard Castle by accident, literally, on the tenth anniversary of her mother's death, turning her life upside down.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 24 - Words: 82,024 - Reviews: 893 - Favs: 600 - Follows: 842 - Updated: 3/18/2012 - Published: 8/14/2011 - Kate B., Rick C.
What Happens In New York by JessieWills reviews
Sequel to What Happens In Paris. Kate and Rick are happily married when disaster strikes the happy couple. How will they get over this and will it affect the new lives they've managed to create for themselves after everything that's happened in the past?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 29 - Words: 39,843 - Reviews: 167 - Favs: 136 - Follows: 128 - Updated: 3/8/2012 - Published: 6/17/2011 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
I Want To Hold Your Hand by Trapped in a MatchBox reviews
Four times that there was hand holding and nothing happened; until one day it did.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,483 - Reviews: 30 - Favs: 101 - Follows: 17 - Published: 3/6/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Alexander & Jane by Lord of Kavaka reviews
She met him once, long ago, thinking he was someone else, and fell in love. Caskett-Season 1 AU. -Part 1 of the WHAT'S IN A NAME series-2012 Castle Fan Awards, Fanfic: Best Alternate Universe Story nominee-
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 21 - Words: 77,403 - Reviews: 361 - Favs: 291 - Follows: 232 - Updated: 3/1/2012 - Published: 2/10/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Bexhills by naybaybay reviews
Castle and Beckett go undercover at a marriage counseling retreat. M for a reason kids...
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 19 - Words: 50,735 - Reviews: 322 - Favs: 371 - Follows: 293 - Updated: 12/5/2011 - Published: 11/8/2011 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Helping Hand by Trapped in a MatchBox reviews
Kate helps Castle through a tough time when he receives some bad news.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 11,695 - Reviews: 164 - Favs: 232 - Follows: 136 - Updated: 12/3/2011 - Published: 11/29/2011 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Her Secret Life No More by mysticgirl101 reviews
Kate has a 13 year old daughter that no one knew about,not even her team, but that all changed when she was taken.will she survive? will she recover? will she bring Caskett together? 1st Castle ff. please R&R. Written for Jisbonforever. I dont own Castle.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Crime - Chapters: 35 - Words: 100,949 - Reviews: 169 - Favs: 176 - Follows: 122 - Updated: 12/1/2011 - Published: 4/21/2011 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Strange Bedfellows by Mark C reviews
When Castle and Beckett travel to Las Vegas to pick up a witness, they're not quite prepared for the problem that pops up.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 22,584 - Reviews: 129 - Favs: 143 - Follows: 152 - Updated: 11/16/2011 - Published: 9/21/2011 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Being There by katiepwns reviews
This is an AU family fic full of fluff and cuteness. Rick is helping Kate out with her situation that holds an infant and trauma.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 21,481 - Reviews: 75 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 119 - Updated: 11/11/2011 - Published: 6/11/2011 - Kate B., Rick C.
What My Mother Never Told Me by itsourinsidejoke reviews
Kate Beckett didn't want to be a mother. Her job was dangerous; the thought of leaving her child alone in the world was too much to bear. However, it might be a risk she is willing to take to see the child that brings such a smile to Rick Castle's face.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 13 - Words: 45,634 - Reviews: 111 - Favs: 225 - Follows: 192 - Updated: 11/9/2011 - Published: 8/17/2011 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
All My Secrets by ifonly13 reviews
Secrets are shared and kept between a writer, a cop, and their team. Chapter Seven is rated M.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 24 - Words: 59,736 - Reviews: 370 - Favs: 302 - Follows: 224 - Updated: 10/4/2011 - Published: 8/8/2011 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
What Happens In Paris by JessieWills reviews
Kate's married Josh and Castle's left to search for a new muse and a new start. What happens when they meet again two years later in Paris with things to tell each other? Disclaimer: I do not own Castle, however disappointing that is.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 36 - Words: 47,245 - Reviews: 434 - Favs: 265 - Follows: 235 - Updated: 6/16/2011 - Published: 4/22/2011 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Black Past by Migalouch reviews
AU from the season 3 premiere. Castle will have to handle enemies from the past while Beckett tries to find him and help after he gives the 12th the slip. Meanwhile Castle shows a whole new side of himself!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 37 - Words: 77,157 - Reviews: 705 - Favs: 343 - Follows: 416 - Updated: 6/2/2011 - Published: 8/17/2010 - Rick C., Kate B.
Finally Alone by Nev827 reviews
Romance ensues when Castle, Beckett, and the gang take a cruise for a much deserved vacation. Follows my previous fics called The Funeral and A Detective's Testimony, in that order, but I wrote this story to stand on its own. My first sex scene too.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,976 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 8 - Published: 12/30/2010 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Funeral by Nev827 reviews
World-famous murder mystery novelist Richard Castle gets a mysterious cell phone call after attending the funeral for Detective Kate Beckett, the inspiration for his best-selling Nikki Heat series, and the love of his life.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 10,423 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 79 - Follows: 18 - Published: 3/12/2010 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
SAVIN ME chapter 3 reviews
This based on the Video of the song same title by Nickelback. Rick's dealing with the events that occur to him while going to breakfast.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 5,409 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 8 - Updated: 6/20/2016 - Published: 6/18/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete