In the summer after Harry's sixth year, Harry and Remus uncover a section of the Marauder's Map which has been hidden for the past twenty years, releasing a carbon copy of sixteen-year-old Sirius Black from its depths. As they prepare for the impending war, Sirius must find a place for himself in this new world, Harry must find a way to destroy Voldemort, and Remus must face his own past while trying to build a tenuous future with Tonks.
Teens+ through Mature rating, RL/NT, RW/HG, HP/SB. Post-HBP, contains extensive spoilers, SLASH and HET scenes. Chapters with any kind of sexual contact are rated Mature and have individual chapter warnings.
After the war is over, the survivors still pay the price.
Past Harry/Cho implied, Draco/Hermione implied. Past character death and assorted maimings.
In an alternate universe, one man still struggles with a moral decision made many years before.
Warning: Themes of suicide; reference to major character death.
RL/SB implied. AU.
Three unusual Tasks which could have happened in three Triwizard Tournaments that never did. R/S implied, Harry/Cedric SLASH.
Notes: Alternate Universe. Alternate Universe. Canonpicking is fun but pointless because it is an alternate universe. It is probably several alternate universes.
Just some AU silliness I came up with, featuring a crimelord called Uncle, Dumbledore's usual oblivious self, and the Dursleys getting what's been coming to them, Sopranos style.
Alternate Universe. Pairing: R/S.
"Stop Lily an' James Potter' s son goin' ter Hogwarts! Yer mad. His name's been down ever since he was born." Hagrid, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.
This is the story of how Harry's name got "down."
Ishtar's Note: And it's one of the best justifications for CAPS LOCK!Harry ever.
Stealing Harry Universe
In "The Fugitive From Azkaban", year three of Harry's AU adventures, Harry and his friends must face many new problems: protecting Draco from his father, dealing with their new Dark Arts professor's quirks, helping Padma with her heavy school load, and standing firm against the aura of fear that is pervading the wizarding world.
WARNING: While the story primarily focuses on Harry at Hogwarts, there are some passages dealing with a M/M romantic and sexual relationship between Sirius and Remus. The rating for these chapters changes to "Mature". Don't like, don't read. Other pairing: SS/NT
Harry and his friends return to Hogwarts for their second year, dealing with mutinous house-elves, morose ghosts, and mysterious voices in the walls.
WARNING: While the story primarily focuses on Harry at Hogwarts, there are some passages dealing with a M/M romantic and sexual relationship between Sirius and Remus. The rating for these chapters changes to "Mature". Don't like, don't read. Other pairings: SS/NT, Ford Anglia/Triumph Bonneville.
AU, Sequel to Stealing Harry and Tales from the River House. After living in the Muggle world for two years, Harry goes to Hogwarts, where he will make new friends, meet new challenges, and confront a murderous professor and an old enemy. WARNING: This story features a "slash" (M/M) romantic and sexual relationship. Don't like, don't read. SB/RL.
AU. When Sirius and Remus go looking for Peter Pettigrew, they make a wrong turn and someone else finds him first. Eight years later, Sirius owns a book store and Remus manages it for him. When Harry stumbles into the store and they find out the truth, they decide it's time to be Stealing Harry. (SB/RL slash relationship in later chapters.)