The title sums it up perfectly, in fact :).
Sweat ran down Harry's face. He wiped it off with the back of his hand, then hissed when a twig stung the inside of his wrist in a spray of droplets. He didn't slow down; his godson was out there in the half-dark with a monster.
The afterlife bears a surprising resemblance to a railway station...
It's Christmas in Diagon Alley, the Chudley Cannons are playing, and Ron Weasley is at peace with the world. Then up comes one Draco Malfoy...
After the end of the war, Ron and Harry decide to take out an insurance policy on Lucius Malfoy's good behaviour. Post-DH fic!
It's the morning after. Percy has his doubts.
Tonks, Remus, and a hairy but frank exchange of ideas...
"Isn't it weird how joy can have you almost come apart just when things are at their most perfect?"
It doesn't look at all like a memory...
In the end, Dumbledore was just meat, and now his pup is Fenrir's...
Lucius finds them in the hall that has become the testimony to Lord Voldemort's last stand...
The strange tale of Albus Dumbledore's legacy...
Salazar Slytherin is said to have shared his bed with a serpent; Lucius settles for this. (LM/SS, LM/SB)
The boy had broken a long time ago...
Severus Snape returns from a gruelling night of potions brewing to find Harry asleep.
Afterwards, Sirius could never forgive himself for not noticing sooner that he was being distracted...
Sirius Black, Harry Potter and Hermione Granger are the central triangle of characters in "Casablanca". What's their version of the famous parting lines? Featuring Sirius as Rick, Harry as Ilsa, and Hermione as Viktor.
It's the summer after Dumbledore's death. When mysterious rumours about Horcruxes reach the Minister of Magic out of Azkaban, Percy Wesley is sent to investigate. And suddenly, he finds himself in the company of two enemies he'd rather not have faced ever again... (contains a bit of slash, angst and disturbing content overall)
Harry spends his last weeks at Hogwarts thinking about Draco Malfoy... (Harry/Draco pre-slash, if you squint)
There is more to the identity of pure-blooded wizardry than the excesses of the Dark Lord and his Death Eaters. But the obligations that come with old blood are not always less painful...
Remus has been a solitary creature for most of his life. There are not many whose loss will truly sicken his soul. Only one is left to break his heart.
When Harry sneaks into Hogwarts nether regions to spy on a visiting Lucius Malfoy, he has no idea what he's getting himself into. A different kind of showdown, in the Chamber of Secrets and beyond, between Lucius Malfoy, Harry Potter and Tom Riddle.
Of all the possible reasons Harry could have to want Voldemort out of the way....
Exploding cauldrons, timely healing charms, and underhanded dealings in the Potions master's office... [Hermione/Snape; 'pre-het'] .
After his imprisonment in Azkaban, Lucius Malfoy nearly loses the struggle for his sanity. And then fate drops the opportunity for vengeance right at his feet, in the person of one Harry Potter...
Rupert Giles faces his wizarding past, Buffy Summers deals with the pitfalls of being a Hogwarts professor, Snape is... well, Snape, and Harry Potter wonders just *what* he has done to deserve this... (HP/BtVS crossover)
Pressed into Lucius Malfoy's service by an ancient wizarding law, Ron Weasley tries to hold his own (sequel to 'Remuneration').
They didn't empty Harry's room. Not of any of Harry's meagre possessions, not of any of Dudley's discarded toys.
Harry is training to become an Animagus in a surrounding appropriate to his soon-to-be species. Now if they could just keep out the pesky Death Eaters....
Lord Voldemort, taking advice from the Evil Overlord Guidebook, sends his right-hand man to hire a Muggle professional, who is supposed to take care of the Boy-Who-Lived problem once and for all.
"Don't hate yourself for being attracted to me," Harry tells Draco in a dim corridor one Hogwarts morning. Things go downhill from there. A slightly different Harry/Draco romance. (parody/dark humour: if you have a problem with the concept of black humour, avoid this like the plague)
'Of course he should be dead by rights; he should have suffered a gruesome and final demise at my hands. But if I have to be trapped in another's body once more, none could be more fitting for me - and more torturous for him - than his.'
Lucius saves the Weasleys. Ron pays the price.
"I can do whatever strikes my fancy, Harry." ``The voice was just as close – just as intrusive – as the hands had been. "There's nothing you can do, and you've got precious little left to bargain with."
In the aftermath of the battle in the Ministry, two Hogwarts professors try to come to terms with the year's events, their conflicting loyalties, and their own uneasy relationship (Sinistra/McGonagall, femmeslash).
As the Ministry celebrates the final victory over the Dark Lord, Lucius Malfoy receives a very unusual offer.
A house-elf fairy tale (with some gratuitous romance)...
In the autumn after Voldemort's return, Arthur Weasley is targeted by a Death Eater who wants to destroy the Boy Who Lived – and revenge.
'Hermione is an accomplished liar - she's not proud of it, but it's a necessity. If she wants to remain a witch, she has to be a liar.'
A detention task sends Harry out into the Forbidden Forest, where he gets lost in the mist and encounters a mysterious stranger with dark designs and a terrible secret.
"If only you were pure," she hisses, harsh syllables burning through you. "If only you were... worthy." ``Tonks falls in with the wrong crowd, and again has to face her mother's sister. But this time without a wand.
After losing her best friend, Hermione is determined to avenge him, even if it means giving up everything she's ever believed in and striking a bargain with the darkest evils of wizardkind. (Sequel to *Trinity: Brothers*).
At the end of Harry's seventh year at Hogwarts, his world is crumbling around him. When grief drives him to a desperate act, who will pay the price, and will he ever be able to face his friends again?
Sometimes, you'd be better off dead - but life is rarely that easy. Especially for the Boy Who Lived.
A mortal enemy lures Harry into a deadly trap, with nothing more than a battered old diary...
The House-Elf Liberation Front strikes back...
Harry Potter makes a deal with fate. Lucius Malfoy makes a deal with Harry Potter. Both pay a high price for their choices.
A rowdy poltergeist, two female Hogwarts students in the prefects' bath, house rivalry and a quietly amused Rowena Ravenclaw... featuring harsh words, not quite so harsh words, and a distinct lack of clothing.
There are many ways of exorcising your demons - some painful, some not... (Harry Potter/Lucius Malfoy)
Months ago, Harry Potter seduced Lucius Malfoy in order to gain access to his secrets for Dumbledore. Now, as he lies dying after the final battle against Voldemort, he has to confront the Malfoys one last time.
Welcome to the brute squad. Malfoy's cronies. Built like trolls and twice as ugly. Too dumb to stick two thoughts together. Sharing a single brain cell. "I could say it doesn't bother me. Yeah, like hell! You try being called a stupid Slytherin Death Eater brat day in and day out, see how you like it!"
"I am truly sorry, Harry. I wanted to break the hero, not shatter your soul." When Harry Potter is taken prisoner by Lucius Malfoy, he discovers that the mind can be a very fragile thing indeed. Very mild slash.
After Voldemort's resurrection, Lucius Malfoy battles his memories of Voldemort, the Imperius Curse, becoming a Death Eater... and Harry Potter.
Wizard's chess in the Slytherin dungeons. Ron and Draco, both with an axe to grind. High stakes, dubious rules and psychological warfare. Painful consequences and strange encounters. If you've ever wondered whether it is a good idea to play games with Slytherins, this is the answer.
So you want to go to Hogwarts? You've heard all the glorious stuff about magic, the wizarding world, fantastic beasts, wondrous sports and adventure? ``Well, let me tell you how it is – introduce you to the things that don't make it into the brochure, the report they should send with the famous Hogwarts Letter, but sure as hell won't. Heck, if I were deputy headmistress McGonagall, I wouldn't either!
In the night before the final battle of Light and Dark, two mortal enemies meet at the Shrieking Shack for one last time. Harry. Draco. A hint of slash. A lot of hatred. An extreme resolution.
Books, Potions, house-elves, intrigue, romance novels, Hermione, Draco, and not a love story...