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Complete. Prequel to "The Time of Destiny." In the summer before his sixth year at Hogwarts, Harry Potter learns to come to terms with the death of Sirius. As he heals and grows emotionally, he learns how to enjoy life again. But there's a war on, and Voldemort's primary objective is to kill Harry Potter, by any means necessary. As a result, Harry and his friends have a very adventurous sixth year at Hogwarts. Canon-based through OotP with some OC.
It’s his Seventh Year and Harry can feel the end is near. But how is he to destroy the remaining horcruxes, evade his enemies, and prepare to battle the most powerful villain of the ages? The war will hinge on one final question: Is love enough to win in a war that seeks to claim the soul of the Wizarding World, and the soul of Harry Potter himself.
Draco wants a rematch, Hermione wants some answers, Ron wants things back the way they were, and Harry just wants a good night's sleep. A coming-out tale in the life of a famous young wizard, complete with meddling professors, 'fowl' play, first love, and some truly excellent friends.
[COMPLETE] At the start of his 7th year, a stranger from his mother’s past arrives to help Harry find the remaining Horcruxes – and teach him to attain the power the Dark Lord knows not. Harry learns surprising things about his mother. The Ministry of Magic, increasingly under Voldemort’s thumb, attempts to infiltrate Hogwarts, but the feisty Headmistress McGonagall is equal to the challenge. The race against time to destroy the cunningly concealed Horcruxes takes the reader to dark realities where Voldemort reigns supreme. A story to make you think … with a little mystery, romance, adventure, philosophy, and humour along the way.
It is the dawn after Voldemort's defeat, and Harry struggles with his sense of loss, and his feelings of hope. G/H and R/Hr. Contains scenes that I wanted to see in Deathly Hallows, taking place after the defeat of Voldemort. It is also a prelude to a future fanfic (details within).
During Occlumency lessons, Severus Snape notices something... odd in Harry's memories that goes completely against what he thought Potter's home life was like. Does not take HBP into account.
WIP, Post-HBP, The final battle arrived more quickly than anyone expected. Voldemort’s miscalculation granted Harry a victory, but one deeply tainted by loss. Piecing together his shattered Soul, Harry must finish school and step into a society where he wields incredible power, wealth, and responsibility.
Almost six years after he first looked into the Mirror of Erised, Harry's still wishing for a family, still wishing that his parents hadn't died on that night in October. He's about to get his wish. But it won't be what he was expecting, and things aren't quite what they seem...
When all hope seems lost and everybody is dead, Harry transports his soul into the body of his one year old self. This time, he's going to try and set things right.
While waiting to travel by floo to #12 Grimmauld Place for Christmas, Hermione Granger is tempted to explore the Headmaster's Office. What she finds there sends her twenty years back in time. The device can work in reverse...with a catch. She must spend nearly four months in the Marauders' time before she can be sent home! During this time her sense of duty and her heart are sorely tested as she seeks to keep her future intact in the face of a deep love that develops between herself and Sirius Black. Once she is brought home, Hermione has a whole new set of challenges as she must adjust to life in her own time as well as help prepare Harry and their friends for the final confrontation with Voldemort.
A story written parallel to the Prisoner of Azkaban book, this fic examines the working and social lives of the teachers. Several funny moments, along with a lot of drama and tension. Voila!
The task of all schools is to educate students. Albus Dumbledore felt there was more to education than teaching the Ministry- decreed lessons; he tried to teach his students how to use what they had both intellectually and morally. The headmaster discovered that preconceived notions don’t always reveal everything to the careless eye; his vision was surprisingly altered by the young Slytherin, Severus Snape.
It is more than eighteen years since the fall of Voldemort, and the world is now at peace. Harry, being finally allowed to live his life without the heavy burden placed on him, now has a family with its own set of problems. It is now the turn for his daughter to experience the delights that are Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. However, strange turns of events may lead Harry back there too. Join Harry as he experiences a new episode in his life, full of strange new experiences and unknown dangers.
A tale from Harry's sixth year at Hogwarts. Professor McGonagall has been poisoned by a vengeful Lucius Malfoy. Harry and his friends are in a race against time to save her. The antidote for the poison may lie in a chateau on the French Riviera. Harry journeys to a city in southern France, and lands in one of the world's biggest parties--the Carnival! There, he gets help in his quest from some unexpected allies. The climax of this tale features Draco Malfoy, Gabrielle Delacour, and--I promise you!--the ULTIMATE knock-down, drag-out, no-holds-barred, James Bond/Indiana Jones-style air chase on Quidditch brooms. Oh, and Hedwig becomes a Mom. (No spoof, no slash, just good solid "Harry Potter" adventure of the kind Lady Rowling gives us.)
Voldemort discovers that the great Albus Dumbledore has a secret weakness: his family. These are the adventures of Charlotte Richardson, Dumbledore's adult granddaughter. Story takes place at the end of OotP and continues into Harry's sixth year. Snape, the Trio, McGonagall, and Lupin will all be major players, as well.
A different take on history -- see the events of Prisoner of Azkaban through the eyes of Remus Lupin, who is not just a teacher at Hogwarts and a friend of Harry's father, but a man falling in love with the unlikeliest of women...
The Hogwarts professors are trying to kill each other! But no need to worry, it's only a game. Who will come out on top in Hogwarts Assassins? And who will come out on top in the game of love? AD/MM, SS/FD, HG/SB, BW/OC.
Barely sixteen years old and fearing for his mother's life, Draco stepped up in his father's absence to take his place amongst the Death Eaters. The following year at Hogwarts School was, without a doubt, the hardest he had ever endured. Now seventeen, the young Malfoy seeks to keep safe all he loves by doing the opposite, and taking the golden advice Albus Dumbledore had left him minutes before his death.
Sequel to Free Will and Fate. Harry and Neville share the harsh reality of being the Boy Who Lived, Hogwarts politics and experience the uncertainty of relationships in the face of pending death.
A Scottish witchling comes of age between two Muggle wars, her father a proud Highland laird, her mother a Muggle-born witch troubled by a dark past. First year Minerva McGonagall looks forward to school with no greater ambition than to make her House Quidditch team and come home for the Christmas holidays to a mother freed of her deep depression. But Minerva's first year will be marred by frustration and grief, as she struggles to help her family and find her place in the wizarding world. She will enjoy the support of friends, but her greatest ally will be the author of a book she found in a dustbin.
This is the final battle as seen by fourteen different people, because Harry didn't know the half of it. *Contains no DH spoilers, unless I happened to guess right on something.*
What if your black and white world was suddenly shaded in grey? What would you think? What would you say? What would you do? This is the story of what happens when Hermione's world suddenly shifts, and her actions to set it back on an even keel.
During Harry's fifth year, Minerva McGonagall's cousin Rain comes to Hogwarts to be the History of Magic professor. Rain, a Ravenclaw, was a year behind the Marauders, and had romantic entanglements with both Sirius and Remus. She was also the only one of James' friends to befriend Snape. With Remus back as Defense Against the Dark Arts professor, and Snape being snarky and courageous, Rain has some difficult issues to sort out...and someone is trying to kill her...
Harry Potter and his friends are in their sixth year at Hogwarts, and Remus Lupin has returned to teach Defense Against the Dark Arts. One day, Dumbledore and McGonagall are strolling through the castle when Albus accidentally sets off a spell that turns all the professors into their sixteen-year-old selves! Naturally, chaos ensues, and while some are enthusiastic, like Lupin, others, like Snape, are feeling quite mutinous. Throughout the week, the professors must attend classes with the other students and come to terms with all the ups and downs of being teenagers again. Unlikely friendships arise, and the professors learn more about their students and themselves.
H/G, R/Hr story focusing on how career paths are finalized, life choices are made, and rings are exchanged. There's a goodly amount of romance, humor, action, adventure and mystery, as the quartet find that the post-Voldemort world holds its fair share of challenges.
Harry learns that he is a wizard long before anyone intended. Without anyone teaching him, he does not know what should be impossible. He breaks the rules of magic with help from his bushy-haired friend. AU from age 7 through 7th year. Eventual Harry/Ginny/Luna soul bond, and a sibling bond with Hermione.
Hogwarts is under seige, and even when the battle is won, the problems have not been solved. It will take all of the houses working together to set things right, and that means that Harry and Draco must work together. Appearances by Tom Riddle, Lily and James Potter, and many many more...
Three years post-HBP. Hermione and the Order want to break Harry out of Azkaban. The bespectacled twit got himself thrown in there when he failed to kill Lucius Malfoy subtly enough. Starts off H/G and R/Hr but Ron and Ginny are killed off in the first chapter. Hermione burns Harry in effigy, kills Draco, negotiates with a traitorous and unredeemable Snape, brews potions with Fleur, gets drunk with the Weasley twins and Lee Jordan, organizes an illegal jailbreak, writes columns for the Quibbler, and helps Harry come to terms with his Animagus form. This fic comes with a warning (aimed at diabetic readers) for an excessively sappy ending.
A gentle parody with a bit of everything in it. Humor, romance, Slytherin schemes, and mystery! Set during the Christmas holidays in Hermione's fifth year. Lupin visits McGonagall, Snape has a strange dream, Draco falls for Hermione, and Trelawney has a vision.
Or... How to seduce McGonagall. Draco is dared by Hermione to seduce McGonagall.
Life is terrible. You fight against the most powerful Wizard of this century while you're only fifteen. But not only that! Recently your enemy melded with a Japanese demon, turning into a monster who shares the memories and the magical skill of both. He doesn't want any more to kill you --
Sakura Kinomoto finds a strange injured cat and soon discovers the wizarding world in the midst of their war. Wishing to help, Sakura, Syaoran, Tomoyo, and Eriol move amongst the wizards in secret and make some startling discoveries. Harry Potter/Cardcaptor Sakura crossover.
Minerva McGonagall's life and adventures during World War II after she leaves Hogwarts
Glimpses of our heroes at the end of the battles and beyond, as they face what's lost and what's to come. Post-Deathly Hallows; spoilers abound.
Our tale begins immediately following the tragic events on the night of Dumbledore's murder. Where did Severus Snape go? Who helped him? The story is an exploration into the many faces of an undercover spy. Who is this man? What is his true self? Can redemption be found in loving another? Travel a while with the Slytherin spy and see how his life evolves.
The war is nearly over. The avengers are closing in. But the losing party has prepared a legacy - a wound in the side of reality, which will outlive even their final defeat. (Note: WRITTEN BEFORE DEATHLY HALLOWS)
In an effort to rebuild their fragile relationship after years of enmity, McGonagall shares a bottle of rare wine, and some disturbing history, with Madame Hooch. Sequel to Remembrall.
Professor Minerva McGonagall is kidnapped by Voldemort to be used in the upcoming war as a weapon. Now, she must either confront the manifestations of her past and her own conflicted feelings or tread a path of self-destruction that will lead to the devastation of everything she ever knew.
As Minerva McGonagall and Tom Riddle begin their seventh year at Hogwarts, dark times have fallen on the wizarding community.
Ten years after Deathly Hallows, Filius Flitwick's family faces the exposure of the magical world.
Destinies can lead one to strange and wondrous times, to ecstasy and cruelty. Tom Riddle and Minerva McGonagall were destined for each other from the beginning.
A new year brings a new DADA teacher to Hogwarts. Snape hates this ex-student more than all previous DADA teachers. Sometimes things are not what they seem.
The sequel to the AT-housed
This story opens with the final battle between Harry Potter and Lord Voldemort, but this is no ordinary fic. Read on to find out more...
Skirts and cramps would be enough, but Harri Potter, newly adjusting to life as the opposite sex (thanks a bunch, Neville), is about to dicover that the banes of every girls' existence are ... boys.
Crossfiction with Chronicles of Riddick. In the Department of Mysteries something crosses the Veil. Riddick. Sirius Black. Two people. One body. And that was just the beginning... Takes place after The Half-Blood Prince. Warning: Strong language (like in the COR movie) but no overly graphic violence or graphic sex.
Hermione Granger gets a letter for Hogwarts school, but will her mother and father let her go?
Post war, Hermione is dealing with the deaths of her friends. Severus Snape is dealing with his life. Two crumbling houses, an over-grown garden, and a meddling Minerva will bring the two battered characters together ? eventually.
Minerva McGonagall has always wanted to be a teacher. But soon after her Hogwarts days end, Professor Dumbledore approaches her about different work -- work with the Order of the Phoenix in the fight against the Dark wizard Grindelwald.
Spring, 1981: Voldemort is at the height of his power. The Potters are still alive. And on a dark and stormy night, Death Eater Severus Snape returns to Hogwarts. He comes to turn himself in and expects to be reviled, but he learns more than he bargained for. This bitter Slytherin also finds understanding from a most unexpected source. The time has come at last for Minerva McGonagall to do penance for the sins of her past. After forty years, she will pay for the mark upon her wrist.
After a tragedy that strikes deep, Hermione is given a chance to recover from emotional distress when she's offered a position at Hogwarts. Conditions seem to improve, but there's always the mysterious and rather annoying presence of Draco Malfoy that keeps Hermione unsettled. Given a proper chance, will these two foes ignore previous prejudices and come together? Note: Does not follow HBP.
Professor Dumbledore thinks that a Quidditch match against their teachers is just the thing to encourage pupils from different houses to bond. Professor McGonagall isn't convinced, Madam Hooch is tearing her hair out, and certain people won't be pleased when the team list goes up...
McGonagall goes shopping on Christmas Eve and runs across a drunk, despondent, suicidal Severus Snape. It's more fun than it sounds, honest!
Faced with filling the DADA position again and the need to train Harry to face Voldemort, Dumbledore looks to the United States to find someone qualified but not in league with Voldemort. He finds Alira Storm, Smithmage and Mistress of Arms who can teach DADA and can instruct Harry in the use of Griffindor's sword. But she has some skeletons in her closet and more than a couple of secrets. Harry misses Sirius and writes to Remus. Will Snape finally be able to let go of his hatred? And just how will the Houses all become unified?
When Albus Dumbledore begins his search for the new intake of students at Hogwarts school of Witchcraft and Wizardry, he casts his net far and wide. Sometimes his faculty have to become involved with Muggle families who will have difficulty accepting this whole new world. In July 1991, Professor Minerva McGonagall is summoned to Dumbledore's office for a very special assignment.
Out of sheer boredom, I began reading HP theories from various sites, and I was amazed at what people were coming up with. Anyway, the next thing I noticed were a bunch of plot bunnies tap dancing on my desk. This is not meant to be read anyone who is sensitive about characters, theories or 'ship. Read, enjoy and review!
Student and Professor relationships are illegal. But Tom has watched Albus Dumbledore and Minerva McGonagall and knows they have feelings for each other. Wanting Dumbledore out of the way, Tom has an idea. But what exactly will the consequences be?
In 1982, one year after Voldemort's death, not everything is as it seems. A new Potions teacher begins teaching at Hogwarts, much to the dislike of Professor Minerva McGonagall, who doesn't trust him. She seems to be right, as soon rumors about Death Eater meetings and Dark Arts at Hogwarts spread. And then suddenly Lucius Malfoy shows up.
Hogwarts' spy might not be the one you think of.... His/her essay, found in the library, travels from hand to hand and causes many different reactions until it meets its fate. Who might the mysterious author be?
Harry takes a seemingly useful field trip to the 1940s, but within hours of arriving is distracted by something he did not expect. Tom Riddle has his eye on a sixteen-year-old Minerva McGonagall and she's not doing a lot to stop his advances. How can Harry stop the impending disaster without completely messing up history? He can't ...
COMPLETE!!! Harry's mind has been erased. When he regains his senses, he finds that things are different and he doesn't quite understand why....
Ever since Hermione entered the world of wizards and witches she has dealt with the ongoing war. Now, she is having a hard time learning to live with the memories of that war, and the changes since the fall of Voldemort. A strange sort of "friend" comes to help her... SS/HG but not a romance. AU.
Ever wonder what happens at Hogwarts when most everyone is asleep? Thoughts, love, and dancing. For there must always be a waltz before sunrise - before everything happens.
It's time to take a break from the Hogwarts students and now turn our attention to the less famous but equally important part of the school: the Teachers. Now it's their turn. This is their story, their life and their souls. Every chapter would be about a single individual teacher, portraying their hidden lives and past. And sometimes, what you don't know can shock you.
Dumbledore asks Snape to do him a favour... Christmas with Miss Granger? Hermione willingly goes along with the only man that can protect her from the Dark Lord for this break... Set in Hermione's 7th year at Hogwarts and during the fall of Voldemort... Romance/Drama/A.U.
When the ads in the Daily Prophet don't turn up anyone worth bothering about, Dumbledore and McGonagall make their own decision about who they want teaching DaDA. The problem is, he's nowhere to be found. Has a cast of wolves, owls, elephants with attitude, and one unhappy mouse.
Lucius Malfoy had known one person he found worthy of respect; one person who could look into his soul and not flinch - but they had chosen diverging paths. A chance meeting raises ghosts of the past and fears for the future.
There is one Christmas tradition that Snape dislikes more than Christmas dinner . . . and this year, tradition has caught up with Severus Snape.
All her life Minerva McGonagall has been waiting to go to Hogwarts, wondering what it will be like when she finally, truly joins the wizarding world. What she will find there is friendship, fun and personal triumph; but also tragedy and mortal peril.
A prequel-of-sorts to 'One Wise Woman', found on The Dark Arts. Tells the story of how Minerva McGonagall and Theron met, as well as the downfall of the dark wizard Grindelwald.
When Minerva McGonagall was still young, long before the legendary Voldemort or even Harry Potter were even considered important, in the wake of the Second World War and the defeat of the Dark Wizard Grindelwald, one mistaken judgement on her part leads to a lifetime of repercussions.
The day had started out badly and it only got worse. Find out what happens when an employee from the Ministry of Education visits Hogwarts. It can't be good...
What happens when two worlds collide? How would you feel if you learned your whole life is nothing but a mere lie? It seems Snape isn't the only one with secrets and dark past.``A young witch, raised as a Muggle, finds herself in the middle of a war that isn't hers, in a world she always belonged to but never knew about. With hidden secrets from past revealed and inevitable, final confrontation with Voldemort nearing, she must decide whether to run or - as McGonagall women always did- accept her destiny and fight back.``Why is Minerva McGonagall on the top of Voldemort's hitlist? Will Snape finally find his peace, and Lupin his place in this world?``A story about haunting past, repentance, friendship, loyalty and love.
Lord Voldemort has, under the strangest circumstances, finally been killed. Or has he? Sequel, as you might expect, to
In a world being turned upside down from a Muggle and magical war, a former student and her professor must work together to prevent the Dark Arts (and Nazis) from winning the war. Along the way, they get something unexpected thrown in their faces.
The teachers in Hogwarts gather in the staff room: the only place they can hope to escape the toad- I mean, Dolores Umbridge (the new DADA teacher). Can they make it through this lunch break alive and sane? Read on to find out.
This is a short Snape and McGonagall Fic. Not a shippy one. Featuring Snape-McGonagall bickering, some inner turmoils, a surprisingly sociable Lucius Malfoy in a cameo, and a gift...
Cats have their territories. Privet Drive, in Little Whinging, Surrey, is claimed by a stray tabby cat with spectacle markings around her eyes.
Severus Snape discovers he's the subject of fanfic, most of it slash...
A short, simple sequel to Caught In The Act. This time McGonagall eavesdrops and hears some things she really didn't want to hear.
A boy she once loved. A farewell gift he gave. An unexpected meeting over fifty years later.
And so, when Minerva McGonagall saw Dolores in the Hogwarts SCR, with a triumphant smile hovering over her lips and threatening every second to break out, she knew what it was about. In that smile lay the horrors that Dolores would single-mindedly pursue for a whole academic year: the pursuit of Dumbledore, the assault on Minerva’s prize student Harry Potter, even the attempted murder in the night near Hagrid’s hut. Minerva doubted that Umbridge had ever had any loyalty for anyone but herself. It was not about ambition, cruelty, or deception – at least, not primarily; for all these things could be indulged just as easily elsewhere... It was all on account of the little Russian girl.
Harry would have liked a little peace and quiet after the Battle of Hogwarts to decide what he wanted to do next (although rebuilding his relationship with Ginny was definitely high on the list). But any such hopes were dashed by unexpected threats to his godson and to Kingsley's position as Minister, and once again, he and his friends found themselves in a courtroom taking on an old enemy ... (Gen central plot with a side helping of H/G and R/Hr.)
What Professor McGonagall saw when Minister Cornelius Fudge asked her to visit a place in California called Sunnydale...
Minerva McGonagall is failing Potions thanks to several distractions of hair harassment and a certain mishap that wasn’t her fault. Honest! And now the only way Slughorn will allow her to pass his class is to get tutoring from his prized student: Tom Riddle. Pissed emotions, snarky remarks, sexual tension, and chaos ensue. And it’s going to be one hell of a year for the both of them.
What to do if four of the most (un)favoured characters are still single? Quite simple: you put them in a matchmaking-show.
What will Harry, Ron, Hermione, Ginny, and Draco do when they get really bored during their detention?!
Stranded in post-apocalyptic Arizona, Minerva McGonagall learns to adjust to life without Hogwarts…and without magic.
Missing scene from OotP. Professor McGonagall heads to the Gryffindor common room for a 2:00 a.m. scolding on the night of the Quidditch Cup win, but unwittingly winds up showing her true colors.
When Hermione is kidnapped and taken prisoner by Lucius Malfoy, it's Draco's job to befriend her and try and find Harry's whereabouts. But after their kiss at the end of seventh year, will the plan lay forgotten amongst the temptation of each other?
Professor McGonagall, Professor Sprout, and Madame Hooch decide that for certain damaging prejudices, a full frontal assault is in order.
Even today, they speak of the fierce competition between Minerva McGonagall and Hooch the Mad. What they didn't know, the truth behind the feud, only the Remembralls could tell.
With the passing of some of the wizarding world's greatest heroes, Minerva McGonagall attempts to say good-bye to them in her own way.
Set during Harry's second year: McGonagall, Lockhart, and Snape in the staff room. Is Lockhart, for once, not completely oblivious? (Probably not.)
Due to an accident in Potions class, Neville Longbottom creates a dangerously powerful love potion, and Professor Snape is forced to rid the school of the potion. Unfortunately, he can't do anything about the effects. WARNING: Has been known to cause extreme cases of nasal carbonation, so don't drink anything while reading it. (Pairings: Snape/Pomfrey, Snape/McGonagall, Malfoy/Longbottom, and pretty much the rest of the school at one time or another...)
"Minerva, could I ask you to stand guard here while I take Harry upstairs?"-GoF p.692 "Severus... you know what I must ask you to do. If you are ready... if you are prepared..." -GoF p.713 During the disasterous aftermath of the Triwizard tournament, crisis begins to break down some of the walls between Professors McGonagall and Snape.
Written for this prompt: After a drunken one night stand, Minerva tells Tom that she's pregnant. Plans for world domination are derailed somewhat.
Minerva was just coming down for breakfast when she heard the news. A dark wizard had just murdered her Defence Against the Dark Arts teacher, a wizard who called himself Lord Voldemort. Then Lucifer, a Slytherin boy in her year, sprung the news on her: Lord Voldemort was none other than Tom Marvelo Riddle. That was the last Minerva heard from him for fifty-one years, until she recieved a startling letter at breakfast... MM/TR