Growing up with two stepfamilies, Sally-Anne Perks has all the usual family problems in triplicate. Now her stepmother wants to prevent her attending the Yule Ball. Will this ruin Sally-Anne’s chances of winning her prince? And who has stolen her magic shoe?
This is a response to a challenge to retell a traditional fairy tale with a Hogwarts setting. You might consider that I put a twist in the ending… or you might not.
Summary: Takes place between Harry's 5th and 6th years. This story is H/G primarily, but could be categorized as AU at this point as it takes place in the summer after Harry’s 5th year. Harry has just learned of the prophecy, and is trying to come to grips with the fact that something as ordinary as love can be his greatest weapon.
Summary: It wasn't apathy.
But it was very close.And who could blame her?
In marrying Ted, Andromeda had already defied her life's dragons. Afterward, she wanted to live without even the thought of them, thank you.~ originally written for Teresa in the Second SPEW Summer Secret Story Swap
~ can be read as companion to Hints
Summary: “The one with the power to vanquish the Dark Lord approaches…”
Harry Potter’s destiny was decided for him before he was even born. Among all the witches and wizards in the world, only he has the power to destroy the feared Lord Voldemort. Now seventeen, and an adult in the magical world, Harry along with his best friends Ron and Hermione prepares to set out on the long and dangerous mission to destroy Voldemort and the Horcruxes that make his soul immortal. As Harry has learnt, the key to destroying Voldemort lies not in the future but in the past, but as the trio dig deeper into the secrets of the dark wizard’s history, an unexpected ally will reveal something that makes the challenge seem more impossible than they could ever have imagined…
Note: I've rated this story 6th-7th Years because of some stuff that will happen later on, but most of the story will be suitable for all ages. If in doubt, check for any warnings.
Summary: One-shot. He's all that she can think about; he's utterly messing with her mind. She tries to avoid him as best she can, but on this one night, she just can't help it ... Something's sure to happen.
A/N: This is my version of Harry and Ginny's first kiss: i.e., HBP's been disregarded. The verses at the beginning and end of the fic are from the song 'Heartbeats' by Jose Gonzalez.
Summary: Hermione Granger made a career out of protecting house-elves. At forty-eight, she had moved on to bigger and better things. But when asked to take leave from work, Hermione is certain this can only mean failure.
So when Ron brings home the story of Honey the house-elf, Hermione makes a decision that could alter the course of her career - and ultimately her life.
Not only does Hermione have to convince the entire Wizengamot of Honey's innocence, she must also prove it to her family. And they have become those least likely to believe her.
‘Honey,’ I said. ‘That’s an unusual name for a house-elf.’
Ron cleared his throat loudly. ‘It’s also unusual for a house-elf to commit a murder.’
Epilogue now up!
Summary: This is a version of what could of happened the night James and lily were killed. =) Enjoy!!!!
Summary: Sometimes, in the fall, when the leaves are changing from green to brown, you think you can remember your parents.
For Julia, growing up in a wizarding orphanage is always lonely, always sad, and never easy.
An entry by solemnlyswear_x to the Worlds within a World challenge.
Summary: Albus and Aberforth Dumbledore are both searching for something they believe with benefit their present situations. But sometimes we don't always know what we're looking for until it's too late.
Written by HorcruxHunter14 and Hermione_Rocks, both of Slytherin House, for the sixth run of the Gauntlet.
Summary: Old memories in a shoe box, smiles and jokes never to be heard again. Fred Weasley left a place in all of our hearts. Molly and Arthur realize that Heaven needed a hero. A hero like Fred.
Summary: Snape attempts to come to grips with why he is always uncomfortable around Harry.
Summary: What would have happened to Harry if James had not been home the night Voldemort visited Godric's Hollow? If he had the chance to grow up with his father in a wizarding community, knowing what he represented and with people to turn to who are older than he is? Harry turns eleven years old and gets a letter from Hogwarts he fully expected to receive.
The first chapter has been significantly edited, with the help of a new beta.
Summary: Alchemy first originated in Egypt at the hands of one the Greeks named Hermes the Thrice Great. He was the first creator of the Philosopher's Stone, and his research is the basis of most other alchemical research done since. His descendants protected his research from prosecution and locked it away, only allowing the heir to the family access. When one young man named Thutmose gains access to this research after his father dies, will he succumb to temptation?
This was written for the Alchemy prompt of the Summer Challenge, by Rushia of Ravenclaw
Summary: Teddy Lupin stood before the barrier, his gateway to her, the only thing standing in their way, still hesitating. He always hesitated. Teddy/Victoire, DH missing moment
Summary: COMPLETE. When trying to decide who might be worse - the Weasley twins or James and Sirius - the Fat Lady retells a story about overhearing James' confession to Lily. One-shot.
Summary: A bruised cheek, a lost dog, and a little brother who's changed. Sirius stares at a streetlight just beyond his bedroom window and considers all the reasons he has for running away from Number Twelve.
Summary: Peter Pettigrew has an idea to improve Severus Snape's chances with the girls from 'nonexistent' to 'possible' and solve a long standing problem at the same time. Will it work? Marauders' Era, one shot.
Summary: After a nearly unbearable time apart, she embarks on the great adventure of finding him again.