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In the summer after the Triwizard Tournament, Harry suddenly awakens to new powers and a new look. However, the powers of a Magus aren't so easy to control, and they don't make life easy. Voldemort is much more powerful than ever. Some new characters come into the picture, some old characters will not survive, and other old characters will learn a new outlook. No slash, O/C but no Mary-Sue, light R/Hr ship, possible other light ships, lite Harry/Tonks
When a N.E.W.T. Potions field trip goes badly wrong, a chain of events is set in motion that may cost Snape more than his life, and a student more than her heart. Angst/angsty romance. SS/OC (of-age student). AU after HBP but canon with OotP. Contains mature theme and some sex.
Summer after the Trio's fifth year. Ron and Hermione get closer, while Harry grows distant from everyone -- including himself. Snape is reunited with someone from his past. Draco's life spirals out of control. Love blooms, and strange alliances are made. Black wings bring strange dreams. What wonders can wireless music and a little wandless magic work? HP/GW, RW/HG, SB/RL (slashy), DM/PP, BW/FD, NT/OC (slashy), PW/PC, SS/OC, AW/MW. Snape, Petunia, Draco, and Pansy redemption. Songfic. Illustrated. WARNING: includes graphic descriptions of self-harm. This fic DOES NOT encourage such behavior, but if you are bothered by the idea of Harry harming himself, even when it's portrayed as something he has to *overcome*, then do not read this fic.
Severus finds himself up to his neck in intrigue, bothersome students, and two new teachers that complicate his already complex double life. The Dark Lord's powers threaten them all. The Last Sanguimagus is a sixth year fic that follows Harry, Severus, and a new teacher through Hogwarts. Sixth year, SS/OC, canon-compliant through OotP.
The new Defense Against the Dark Arts teacher...Neville's free spirited Godmother...The love of Severus Snape's life...All the same woman?...BLOODY HELL! The arrival of Anastasia Twigg-Jones at Hogwarts sets into motion a year of intrigue, revenge, laughter, secrets, love and murder that reaches into the past and impacts everyone's future. Secrets...lies...old friends...new foes...anger...hatred...truce? Let's 'hang around' and watch the sparks and spells fly, shall we?
Severus Snape discovers the existence of a magically gifted young woman who somehow never received an invitation to study at Hogwarts. But as the final confrontation with Voldemort approaches, will Snape be able to protect her from the dark forces that surround her...including himself? Set between OotP and HBP, HBP-compliant.
Anna's year at Hogwarts is ending, in a most peculiar way; Secret keepers, hiding places, changes of attitude and loyalty. Who is in jeopardy? Who will die? New lives, old memories, shifting priorities and deadly miscalculations are coming to light in the bright summer sunshine. Will Harry, Neville, Hermione, Ron, Draco and the rest survive the next year? Will Hogwarts, itself, still be standing? When they return, are they walking into a trap ... to their deaths? Will everything they've learned from Anna be enough to save them and the school? And who will save Anna?
It's Harry Potter's sixth school year and the world is under the impending menace of Lord Voldemort and his pitiless Death Eaters. A new teacher arrives at Hogwarts. Will it be another candidate for the DADA post? New friendships and love affairs spring up under Albus Dumbledore's benevolent gaze. A private Yule Ball. More bloody writing on the wall and a Muggle-born involved. Snape's life is in great danger. The Second War begins. Who will be the winner?
Regardless of what others may think of him, Severus Snape is a brave man. However, a Dark secret in his past makes him fearful of what could happen if he gives into the feelings he is developing for his apprentice, Avrille. What he doesn't know is that her love might just save his life. ~2008 HPFF Dobby Finalist, 2 GluttonyFiction Pure Indulgence Awards~
This story was started prior to HBP. It's not HBP compliant, but still a yummy read. Fifteen years ago Severus was a young professor at Hogwarts and he did the unthinkable. The return of Callista Hawkins forces Severus to confront the choices of his past and his fears of the future. Past and present are beautifully interwoven in this SS/OFC romance. Contains a superb balance of romance, action, humor and angst. Round Four Multi-faceted Award Nominee for Identity--Best OC.
The Dark Arts teacher at Durmstrang, Secessa Laburova, escapes the school after it has been attacked by Death Eaters. She seeks refuge at Hogwarts, but no matter how far she runs, she cannot escape her past. Even at a school like Hogwarts, strange things are afoot, and the teachers are less than trusting. Having delved too deeply into the Dark Arts, Secessa will eventually have to face the consequences of her actions. What will happen when the teachers find out that she has dabbled in the most dangerous and illegal of all magic â€“ï¿½ Necromancy?
In Harry's day, Voldemort has risen a second time, but what happened the first time? Join Severus Snape, James Potter, Remus Lupin, Sirius Black, Lily Evans, and others as they walk through the first dark days. They will discover friendship, hatred, love, and pain as they find how the ties bind them all.
Esmerelda reaches for the same book as a hook nosed stranger. The resultant conversation leads to friendship and other things. A nice little Snape fluff.
It's been over fifteen years since she last saw him...fifteen years since the death of her best friends...and fifteen years since she died and was reborn again... It is Harry's sixth year. He has new Potions and Defense teachers, and both will prove important allies in his attempt to vanquish the Dark Lord...A tale of love during the war of hate.
Severus Snape, Deputy Headmaster, is beholden to no man with the Dark Lord finally vanquished and Dumbledore gone. He is free to choose the course that his life takes, to make friends, to finally know what it means to lead a normal life. How does he adapt to being able to experience this normality. Sequel to "Wounded" . The rating is for later chapters. There is also the possibility of some torture in later chapters, but it will not be overly explicit.
The Ties that Bind-Part I: Severus Snape and Lucius Malfoy are best friends as they prepare to enter Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. When a girl enters the picture, their friendship is put to the test and Severus finds himself teetering on a very thin tight rope. When Severus becomes a Death Eater, did he really have a choice? There's a high price for a Death Eater's loyalty, and Severus' payment is due. A friend's influence is greater than we often want to admit...
Hogwarts isn't reopening and Voldemort is back and more alive then ever. Sirius is gone and so is Dumbledore. Living through the heartbreak from Ginny and the pain from the deaths, Harry is left to find the Horcruxes with Ron and Hermione by his side. What happens when he meets a girl that has a surprising past which has a lot to do with Harry?
**Marauders Era** Farren Graham is a seventh year Muggle-born at Hogwarts. During her final year, she finds herself becoming involved with some of the least expected people: Sirius Black and Severus Snape. This is her story. Read the shags, the fights, and how she connected everything.
Esme and Severus married, with children! Another fluffy Snape story - continues where Owls and Musings left off.
Soul Weaver is a compelling story of regret, redemption and romance spanning the life of Severus Snape from the time of the Marauders to the final battle between Harry and Voldemort. Learn the astonishing truth about Snape's past, a truth that has been hidden even from him. Join Harry after the events of Half-Blood Prince in this sweeping tale of mystery and adventure, as he takes up a unexpected mission for Albus Dumbledore - a mission that will result in long-hidden secrets being unravled and that will lead to the inevitable showdown between good and evil. Will hate destroy all who stand against it, or will love truly show itself to be the most powerful force in the universe?
A parody of parodies of badfics. Also slash, Mary Sue, MSTs, the prefect's bathroom and more! Actually that's about it.
Seventeen year old Severus Snape is sent to live with his uncle, an Auror, during the summer of 1977 but soon finds himself drawn into a web of political intrigue, passion, and war.
It has been suggested by historians that Severus Snape must have received some sort of help during his long struggle against the Dark Lord. Several former Death Eaters and inmates at Azkaban maintain that they often saw Snape in the company of a woman who became known to them as 'Cutting'. Coming from such an unreliable source, it is often dismissed as gossip, but new evidence suggests that there might at one point have been such a woman in Snape's life. This is her story.
Sirius Black has escaped from Azkaban! How does this affect Harry Potter and Echo Snape? It doesn't, at least not until Echo's mother, Leah, is called to the Ministry to lead the search for Black. But something more sinister is in the works and nearly everyone believes that Black is behind the events. Leah must uncover the truth and keep her daughter and nephew safe from Voldemort but will she be able to keep herself safe?
A fellow Hogwarts student presents Severus Snape with an unusual request. One-shot. Rating for very mature themes.
She's a seventh year prodigy, the inventor of the MedSeven, a year older than Harry Potter and the rest of the gang. Kaida Ryu is only interested in making lives easier and incorporating muggle ideas into the wizarding world, one magical device at a time. The Dark Angel with black wings has a darker secret, however, one that involves losing innocence to an elder as a family rite of passage. She chooses someone who would rather rejoin the Dark Lord. (Revamped for inclusion of Half-Blood Prince, obvious AU)
"Remus sometimes says how frightening it is that all it takes is one bad week to utterly destroy your world, but I think that he knows better than that. He knows that the events of that week had been in the works for years, had their beginning as far back as our fourth year. It's not even surprising that everything came to a head at once. The events of that week could never have happened one by one. Our lives were too tightly intertwined for isolated tragedies, much less deaths. We couldn't have stopped it then. We were already too different from the way than we looked through the eyes of those that we loved best. What happened was inescapable."
The purebloods have always believed the Muggles were beneath them because no magic resided within them. Well, that just depends on your definition of 'magic'.````Someone is about to prove them wrong....
All Severus wants is to spend a beautiful spring afternoon studying and maybe grab the attention of the young Ravenclaw he's fancied since first year. What happens when James Potter and Sirius Black pull the prank that officially becomes 'one too many'?
They fear the dark. Not me. They call it evil. What is evil? They say it consumes, controls. No one controls me. Not anymore. They hate me. I don't care. They don't understand. But I'll show them all... especially him... One witch must embrace the darkness in order to rid the wizarding world of its ultimate evil and finally redeem the house of her forefathers. The past is not set in stone and things are never what they seem. A journey filled with love, lust, lies, revenge and betrayal. Dubious prophecies, dueling Marauders and uncovering deeply buried secrets. The truth will rock the wizarding world to its ancient magical foundation and every witch and wizard will question their once firmly-held beliefs...
MWPP! A girl transfers from a small town in Alaska to Hogwarts for reasons her father won't tell her. There, she befriends Remus and, rather reluctantly, Snape. When a Potions N.E.W.T. project shoves the three of them together, how will they react? Will a maddening tug-of-war game ensue? How can she deal with the ups and downs of her last year of schooling? SS/OFC/RL
On a moonlit mid-October night, a lone dark-clad figure seeks to fulfill the covenant he swore years before.
She's just doing her own thing and if that turns some heads and ruffles some feather, so be it.
Far away from his Hogwarts dungeons, Severus Snape wakes up next to a sleeping woman. – He’ll get used to it, eventually. Snape/OFC
Dreadful misunderstanding between Minister of Magic from abroad and pair of two eternal enemies... with horrible consequences... or maybe not so bad?
In which a strange woman unknown to Harry appears and causes quite a turn of events unlike anything we have seen before.
Choices. It's a part of growing up. They aren't always easy to make and the consequences can bring you down paths you never would have imagined. Can the bonds of friendship survive? Can love continue to grow when each day seems darker with rumors of war on the horizon?
He coldly regards their affair as a casual convenience, but she is nevertheless entranced. There can be no happy ending. Dark OC/Snape story, told in three voices.
"He looked down, unaware that one look could change the course of his life forever... "``What can a mysterious stranger do to Hogwarts? A lot.
While Harry Potter struggles with his fifth year of school, Severus Snape finds himself plunged back into the Dark Lord’s world with the opportunity to gain his favor. However, Severus’ life shifts abruptly when Dumbledore throws an Evocator into the spying game . The two of them are left to plot a course through the hazy world of Death Eater plots, politics and personal ambition.
Once upon a time, she had a family. Twice upon a time, she had everything stolen from her. Thrice upon a time, she was lost and found. Now she must prove herself, and either fall to the darkness or rise to the light. (Post HBP, Spoilers abound.)
A companion oneshot to Kelsey Potter's Save the Last Dance. Severus gets one last chance to live a dream, if only for one song... Sevitus. Sev/OC implied.
Last Year. Last Chance. Last Battle. Last Dance. The third and final level of "Harry Potter and the Last Year". What's got Professor Snape in a good mood? And can it last? Canon through OotP, alternate 7th year. This is a Horcrux free zone.
Caution: Should only be attempted by professional fangirls. This sort of thing can be more dangerous than playfully poking dragons and is a good way to get on Snape's hit list. OCs and tricks abound, now comes with shampoo!
AU: Written Pre-HBP. Eighteen-year-old Severus Snape is having a very bad day. After getting into a argument with his "future wife" (until he finds a way out or they kill each other), Potter and Black steal his chocolate eggs his mother sent him. After a very unexpected kind act by someone equally as unlikely, Severus does something he regrets.
The invention of the Wolfsbane Potion was accomplished by three of the most unlikely people imaginable: Remus Lupin, Severus Snape, and Mariella Goring. Two halfbloods and a pureblood. Two Gryffindors and a Slytherin. Two Order members and one Death Eater. Two lost souls hoping to atone for one terrible day, one terrible death, and one hopeful spirit seeking to do some good in the world.
Told in a diary point of view about two lives of two friends, November Whitley and Mary Warren. But the two friends have secrets, sinful secrets, especially about the people they desire. And you know teenage girls when it comes to Temptation. Temptation always wins.
A healer assigned to assist Snape in his efforts for the Order gives her side of the story.
Ella comes to London in search of someone who can help her rid herself of her family's curse. While in hiding, she gains the heart of the last man she would ever expect, but will it be too late? Eventual SS/OC.
When Sirius Black challenges Severus Snape over a woman, the Potions master sharpens his claws - and his tongue, of course. Taunts, acidity, sarcasm and the shards of three lives...
Following Voldemort's rebirth, Severus returns to his Master's side, while a scandal in the Ministry throws the future into even greater uncertainty. Severus must push aside his own doubts and misgivings as he fights to protect all he holds dear. (Post GoF and AU)
A mysterious character is introduced, in the depths of the Riddle Mansion. As the character's identity is revealed, so are many other secrets of the wizarding world... and secrets of Harry's past that were thought dead and buried long ago.
Corrine has lived her life with a terrible secret: she is cursed to be the only child of Lord Voldemort. Isolated, she has lived in a desolate island in fear of becoming a dark wizard like her father. Now she must go forth and finish the task of her dead mentor and true friend, Dumbledore. Will she be able to complete the task, and help the Chosen One fulfill his destiny, or will she be unable to resist the pull of evil that courses through her blood?
Sheâ€™s a whisper in water, a secret for him to hear. Heâ€™s the one who grows distant when she beckons him near.
Lilith Smithers is the daughter of a whore. Severus has just been hired at Hogwarts as the Potions Teacher. When they come together they will change each other's world.
What exactly can a single strand of hair reveal? First reading A Merciless Affection by Verity Brown is strongly recommended, otherwise the following may not make any sense to you. Verity should know that I just can't resist a challenge.
When Harry is rescued from the Dursleys, deaf, mute, and barely alive, the others must help him cope with years of abuse and his new disabilities. As a strange bond awakens between he and his friends, they all come into powers that haven't been seen in millennia, while suffering from dreams about strange artifacts and a white phoenix named Life, who holds the secret to Voldemort's destruction, or his victory.
Harry is back for his sixth year stronger than before, Voldemort's on the rise, and the Wizarding World is locked in an epic battle between good and evil. Add in a mysterious orb, sparking romances, and a new Defense professor, and watch the events unfold. PG-13 for now, will probably change later.
When the curse on the position of DADA teacher claims another victim and as the war with old Voldy escalates, Dumbledore decides that he needs to bring new blood to the faculty. A Coven of five American witches steps up to meet the challenge. After the farce in the DoM, Harry, who is getting more powerful by the day, needs training if he is going to face the Dark Lord and live. When new information is revealed, ties are formed, it becomes clear that Harry just may have found the power that the dark lord knows not. Ignores HBP and DH.
This romance takes place when Snape was still a student at Hogwarts. The feuds he has with some students and his own burgeoning beliefs about purity of blood complicate things.
It's Harry's sixth year at Hogwarts, there is a new teacher for DADA. This teacher brings certain feelings to the surface, by Harry and his friends but also by Prof. Snape and Dumbledore. I've started this fanfic before HBP when Snape is just mean, I'd like to keep it that way.
Severus first deals with an unwanted assistant, then must deal with a mysterious illness ravaging Hogwarts. Multibook story. Book two will deal with a new threat against Severus and those he holds dear.
This is a story about a Death Eater child who doesn't want to follow her parents path. Snape will adopt her later. But first she tells about her life before the adoption and her friends Draco Malfoy, Millicent Bulstrode, Pansy Parkinson and Ginny Weasley.
What lengths would you go to in order to revive the one you love? Galatea is willing to do anything to bring back the love of her life, the man whom she met and fell in love with in a most unexpected way. . . Severus Snape, murderer extraordinaire. Can she bring him back? Post-DH, pre-epilogue. The reader can decide if it's AU or not.
Voldemort decided one fateful night that Neville Longbottom was the infant whispered of in the prophecy. Unluckily for the wizarding world, Neville and his parents were killed, leaving Voldemort to continue his tyrannical reign over the wizarding world. The story is centred on two victims of his barbaric reign, Desdemona and Antenociticus Snape. Both of them left parentless by the hand of the Dark Lord. Struggling to find sense in this land of hypocrisy and war, they fumble nervously to care for themselves.
Everyone deserves to be loved, even the hated.
He left her when he said that he would always be there. What is she to do now that he's gone? He was the only person she could trust, and now she's alone. Will she be able to go on in life? Will there be anything worth living for now that he's gone? Can there be a way for life as she knew it to go on as she knew it, or will it all fall apart?
Could one lost love really have been the only thing that turned Severus into the angry, cruel, and sneering Potions Master that Harry met his first year? Starting in 1970 and continuing through the 80s, this story paints the lovely and often harrowing picture of Severus' life before he met Harry Potter. You’ll meet Severus’s most loyal companion, Marcella Lynch, from the beautiful beginning of their relationship first year, to the tragic end well after the wizarding world thought they were rid of the Dark Lord forever. This story is not an AU; it will work out to fit canon.
Melany is the one and only Mary Sue of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. But then, on the very first day of her fifth year, she blows up a potion in class and creates three Mary Sues that are much more pretty, much more clichéd, and much more powerful than her. It's now up to Melany to beat the American exchange students at their own game and take back her crown as reigning Sue.
Olivia has suffered a cruel childhood, that haunts her every nightmare. Severus is the man that she loves, but does he love her back? Severus/OC, Oliver/OC, Remus/Tonks
Severus Snape once spied for the Order of the Phoenix because he had nothing to lose. Following the Dark Lord’s resurrection, he finds himself once more walking a knife edge, this time to protect everything he has gained. "Sequel to The Dream of One Night"