Potions, Snitches and Unlikely Relations
Jan's List of Harry Potter Fanfiction

Harry Potter belongs to J.K. Rowling.

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Sanctuary by WayStone (324063) M - WIP 7 chapters Aug04

Author's Summary: In a world of deception, saviors are found in unlikely places. Rated 'R' for child abusedisturbing themes in later chapters.

Sands of Time by Ariana Deralte (55419) K+ - FIN 17 chapt Jul03

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Author's Summary: Harry has always trusted Dumbledore, but does Dumbledore truly deserve that trust? Strange things are happening at Hogwarts (well, stranger than normal..) and Harry has no one to turn to with his suspicions except Snape?!
Salazar Slytherin: "All life is a cycle." Butterflies.

Saving Severus Snape by JinnyJ (648067) T - FIN 5 chapt Aug04

Author's Summary: Harry has been having bad dreams again. This time, however, it is not Voldemort's mind he seems to be sharing: it is Snape's. Voldemort has discovered that Snape is a traitor and is holding him captive. After OoTP. Completed. Please review.

Savior by lesyeuxverts (1025565) T - WIP 12 chapt Sep06

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Author's Summary: AU. Harry is sorted into Slytherin, Snape is confronted with some disturbing realizations, and Draco wants to help.

Sebastian by F.H.Groves (542632) T - WIP 2 chapt Mar04

Author's Summary: everyone knows the story of Lily and James. Well what if ithere was more to the story than what came to the eyes of the public. Lily had a son, yes, but not James'.

Second Chance at Childhood by Solo Chang (116550) K - WIP 10 chapt Jun05

Author's Summary: A potion blows up and Severus shrinks to his younger self. He doesn't remember anything so Dumbledore assigns a family to care for him. Who? Read and find out!
Snape is a child again. Stays with Weasleys.

Second Sight by Tigerlily3rd (82782) K+ - FIN 2 chapt Jul04

Author's Summary: One-shot! Severus Snape takes a second look at the boy who lived.

Secrets and Lies by lucidity (471913) T - WIP 24 chapt Jun05

Author's Summary: A favor for Dumbledore becomes Severus’ undoing, when a slip of the tongue by another reveals his secret. Chapter Three: Severus suffers, Draco takes his place and Ron is captured. Not slash. Rated for violence.

Seductive Darkness by xxlostdreamerxz (486756) K+-13 - WIP 11 chapt Dec04

Author's Summary: Severitus Challenge! Travel through an era of secrets, anger, forbidden magic, and lies. During the summer, Harry encounters a brush with death, with curtasy from the Dursleys. He escapes to knockturn Alley, and begins his training... No Slash.
Harry is Grindenwald's Heir. Tetsed by the Dementor Lord, blood by him, Elvish Lord and Vampire Lord.

Seeing Beyond the Veil by Sakura Saisaka (399192) T - WIP 22 chapt Mar05

Author's Summary: Severitus Challenge: See past the veil that clouds your mind and see the truth that lies behind it. See the soul that lies within evil. There still is hope and redemption...

Self Loathing by amber-goddess (208449) K - WIP 3 chapt Jan03

Author's Summary: *Yet another Severitus challange...* Snape has always gone out of his way to make Harry's life as unhappy as possible. A possible explination why...(chap 3 - Harry tells Severus a few home truths during a detention)

Serpent Tongues & Snape by FeatherQuill (108003) T - WIP 3 chapters Apr03

Author's Summary: When Harry is fifteen, he receives a very interesting letter from his mother. It takes him on a wild ride with adventures, intrigue, mystery, a snake called Sabrina, Severus Snape, Drakie in leather and evil cheese that Ron swears is out to get him. And of course a bit of snogging.

Seventh Year Potions with Fred and George by Raven Dancer (69188) T - WIP 5 chapt Sep01

Author's Summary: George and Fred continue the search for new gags and finally realize there are limitations to experimenting. A Snape, Dumbledore, Weasley and Harry story.

Shadows by SilverCentaur (459242) K+ - WIP 22 chapt Feb05

Author's Summary: AU: After OoTP! After Harry meets a new friend, his world turns into complete chaos. New Powers! Severitus Challenge!

Shake on it by Laume (871958) K+ - FIN 1 chapt Sep06

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Author's Summary: AU, sevitus, sort of. Just before leaving Hogwarts, Dumbledore sees fit to share a secret about Harry's and Snape's past. Harry is not amused.

Shake the disease by Logospilgrim (239482) T - FIN 16 chapt Jul04

Author's Summary: Severus Snape has become allergic to porcupine quills -as a result, no potion can cure our Sick 'n Surly!Snape from a hellish flu... Will the hospital wing (and the whole of Hogwarts) survive? UPDATE: can Poppy and Dr. Moorland save the Potions Master?

Shards by quillow (16789) T - WIP 3 chapt Apr04

Author's Summary: Everything has changed for Harry after fifth year. Overcome by feelings of regret and feelings of guilt, he is wasting away at the Dursleys until finally two people read between the lines of his letters and come to the rescue. Order of the Phoenix Spoil
Snape and Remus.

Shattered Illusions by shadowwritr (602927) M - WIP 3 chapt Jul04

Author's Summary: Severitus Challenge: Summer has started off with a big bang as well as some unexpected news. Can Snape deal with everything he has to? Illusions shatter around three kids, and Severus has to learn to pick up the pieces.

Shattered Reality by Lily of the Valley1 (227214) K+ - WIP 7 chapters Jul02

Author's Summary: Harry Potter dies, comes back to life with no memory, yadda yadda. This story is dead; sorry, folks. No updates!

Shelter From The Rain by ChicagoMyth (396778) K+ - WIP 13 chapt May05

Author's Summary: Rescued by the Hogwart’s staff, a four-year-old Harry discovers new surroundings, a family, secrets, and sinister plots to stop the Boy-Who-Lived. Snape adopts Harry fic!

Sign of the Lion by HyperCaz (271295) K+ - WIP 16 chapt Mar05

Author's Summary: On Harry's sixteenth birthday, things begin to get a little strange. Of course, if you think suddenly gaining new powers, a lion-shaped mark appearing on your arm, and having a Dark Lord taking new steps to come after you is normal, well...

Silent Tears by Persephone Lupin (489907) K - FIN 1 chapt Dec03

Author's Summary: Detention with Snape turns into an exploitation of good and evil, innocence and depravity for Harry Potter. One-shot.
Enfused with Classical Literature.

Sins of Omission by Momento Mori (187335) T - WIP 3 chapt May02

Author's Summary: Snape is summoned by Dumbledore to find out why Harry hasn't been returning his friends' letters. The result is Snape appearing on Harry's doorstep, bringing with him confusion, chaos, and some very odd behaviors. Will not be a very happy fic.

Sins of the Father by Lady Erised (89444) T - FIN 10 chapt Dec02

Author's Summary: It was always easy for Harry Potter to tell the good guys from the bad: his father died a hero, Snape is a villian; but then a man named Mordred changes everything. Now, he must accept a hard truth or forever loose innocence.
More a Snape fic.

Slavery by Dark phoenix in flight (571525) T - WIP 7 chapt Sep04

Author's Summary: Voldemort has taken hogwarts and hands students that were unable to escape as out as slaves - not knowing Harry Potter is among them!

Slow Death by Corbin Slate (311641) T - FIN 11 chapt Dec03

Author's Summary: After being abducted by a servant of Lord Voldemort, Harry begins to deteriorate both physically and mentally. Can he be saved?
Companion Piece: The Price of Service

Slytherin Child by Jolie1 (309614) T - WIP 15 chapt Nov03

Author's Summary: What if Harry had been physically abused as a child? How would that have affected his personality and outlook on life?

Smiles in the Hallways by Commodore Norrington (515995) K+ - FIN 1 chapt Jun04

Author's Summary: Someone reflects on the effect Lily had on his life.

Snake Healer: The Malfoy Muggle Lover by Noratav (285058) T - FIN 26 chapt Jan05

Author's Summary: Harry is rescued from Privet Drive and is sent to live at Malfoy Manor. How will he cope? And how will he react when Lucius is revealed to be his father? *CONTAINS SPOILERS FOR OotP*

Snake Venom by rayvern (357985) K - WIP 11 chapt Mar05

Author's Summary: AU fic. what if things turned out differently on that fateful Halloween night? Voldemort, instead of killing Harry, took him away.

Snakes and Lions by GatewayGirl (348098) M - FIN 45 chapt Jun03

Author's Summary: A nightmare prompts Harry to return alone to the Chamber of Secrets, and leads to a new look at an old enemy. Harry enjoys the company, but when LeStrange has sworn to kill him, how far can he trust a Death Eater’s son?

Snape and 2 babies equals Chaos! by VirginSerpent (628081) T - WIP 7 chapt Feb06

Author's Summary: Harry and Draco are turned into babies in potions class...What will Snape do about baby-Malfoy's sadistic need to bug the other baby, and Harry's helplessness that awakes unusual feelings in our favourite Potions Master.

Snape's Confession Lost Perspective II by Bellegeste (543226) K - FIN 7 chapt Jun04

Author's Summary: This is the sequel to 'Lost Perspective'. After the ordeal with Voldemort, Harry finally gets a chance to quiz Snape about Lily and James, and learns a lot more than he had bargained for. A Severitus story, with an added bonus for Alan Rickman fans!
Prequel: Lost Perspective; Sequel: Lost Perspective III: Repercussions

Snape's Daughter by Disneydoll0424 (425332) K+ - FIN 24 chapt Mar04

Author's Summary: Severus Snape's daughter arrives at Hogwarts and Harry thinks she's the most beautiful girl he's ever seen.

Snape's Escape by alientheet (898009) K+ - FIN 1 chapt Sep05

Author's Summary: Snape's escape after the murder of Dumbledore as told in Harry Potter and the half blood prince, told from Snape's point of view.

Snape's Invisible Friend by teacherbev (910815) T - FIN 11 chapt Dec05

Author's Summary: AU: Harry rescues himself as a baby and chooses Snape as his protector, why no one knows because the toddler isn't telling and no one can see him but Snape. No Slash, No Mary Sues, R&R please.
Sequels: Growing Up Snape - Shaun Snape, Age 8

SNAPE'S PROPOSAL LETTER FOR THE DARK ARTS by Sarah Noble (239865) T - WIP 19 chapt Apr04

Author's Summary: He sends in an application every year...but what does it SAY?

Snape's Vocation by Gillian Middleton (483952) K - FIN 20 chapt Jan05

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Author's Summary: Sequel to 'Mine'. Snape and Harry settle down and learn more about each other. These chapters can be read as individual stories, but I have further chapters written and planned.
Prequel: Mine Sequels: The Owl and the Puppydog, The Absence of Unhappy

Snape's Worst Nightmare by Draco664 (360895) K - FIN 7 chapt May04

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Author's Summary: Slight OotP Spoilers What is Professor Snape's worst nightmare? Harry and Co's children's first year at Hogwarts.
Humor. :)

SnapeSummer by Silent Shadow (62813) K - WIP 19 chapt Jun02

Author's Summary: Due to the danger after Voldemort's return, Dumbledore decides that Harry has to spend the summer with a Hogwarts teacher. And it's sod's law that the only one who can take him is Snape... A little bit of everything (no slash)and a double dose of humour.

So It Ends, then Begins by Howl (436284) K+ - FIN 29 chapt May05

Author's Summary: On Halloween, Voldemort killed the Potters, now sixteen years later on the same day, Harry kills Voldemort. With the Dark Lord gone, Harry's allowed to live his life, but can he figure out how? Snape mentors Harry fic. Spoilers from all. (Complete)
The Dementor Traits Snape story.

So Glad To Break It To You by Green Eyed Lady (187936) K+ - FIN 1 chapt Nov02

Author's Summary: 2 November, 1981, and Remus has been isolated for three days. Catching-up isn't quite a chat over tea, not with a vengeful Snape. Winner of 2002 BB!A's Judges: Best Angst, Popular: Most Heart-Wrenching Angst. COMPLETE

Solstice by samhaincat (461168) K+ - FIN 65 chapt Feb04

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Author's Summary: Occlumency lessons again with Harry's grief unleashed and Snape realizing his heart is still functional also Snape helping an abused Draco(ootp spoilers, not slash))(mostly Snape, Harry & Draco)

Solstice II spring & summer by samhaincat (461168) K+ - WIP 25 chapt Jun05

Author's Summary: lots more Harry angst as a frightening new power develops, lots of Draco angst, and of course Snape angst. NOT SLASH, some romance, just about everyone is in it but it deals mostly with Harry, Draco, Snape. A continuation of Solstice

Some Things are Better Left Unknown by Giesbrecht (7193) K - WIP 4 chapt Apr01

Author's Summary: (Ch 1 slightly revised) There are plenty of fics with Harry and Co. going back and time. What if the Marauders went forward?
Snape and Harry Centric

Something by Aku Maru (319537) T - WIP 35 chapt Jul04

Author's Summary: Snape gives standing orders for a vampire to keep Harry alive after a near death encounter with visions of Voldemort. Confusion sets in as Snape is left to deal with rapidly digressing mental stability. Suddenly Black's life hangs in the balance.
Vampire Irvan.

Something of His Own by Moxy (338058) T - WIP 12 chapt Feb05

Author's Summary: Snape finds a book while on his rounds. What he finds inside could change the way he thinks about someone.
Harry drawings artist, Snape sculpturer. Best descriptions of drawings.

Something Yet To Be Decided by MikiBaby (449015) K - WIP 2 chapt Jan04

Author's Summary: Harry has run away from the Durslyes at the age of nine...new friends...Snape...a different Harry...and Sirius Black!

Somewhere I Belong by shadowarwen (252917) T - FIN 17 chapt Mar04

Author's Summary: Severus Snape discovers a hidden truth about Harry's home life. And decides to take matters into his own hands.
Sequel: Somewhere I Belong II

Somewhere I Belong II by shadowarwen (252917) T - WIP 22 chapt Jun05

Author's Summary: After Severus gets guardianship of Harry, things get strange. Harry's friend's are worried, the staff is confused, and Harry begins to have horrible visions. Snape becomes very defensive of his charge.
Prequel: Somewhere I Belong

Son of the Death Eater by Urania (130985) T - WIP 14 chapt Feb04

Author's Summary: Response to Severitus's great challenge. After Harry accepts his new father, he must overcome the consequences: What do you do when you're the son of a death eater? He also must face his ever-changing identity.

Special Delivery, Book One (was TheBoyWhoWishedHeDidn'tLive) by WhiteVanillaFlames (563678) T - WIP 29 chapt Sep04

Author's Summary: Harry Potter is now in his first year of school at Hogwarts. What challenges will he face? Can he overcome them? Can Professor Snape help? Can his new friend? R&R, Flames too, but be nice.
Sequel: Special Delivery, Book Two

Spies, Wolves and Scars by Thirteen Ravens (448909) M - WIP 15 chapt Oct04

Author's Summary: A year 6 fic with a 'dark' and shadowy twist. Why does Snape get angsty when a prank is played on him? Why is Lupin acting oddly? And can Harry figure out what other truths are being kept from him?

Splinters by diagonalist (313108) M - WIP 10 chapt May03

Author Summary: Discontinued - don't hurt me! HP/DM - Harry is abused by his muggle relatives over the summer. When he returns to Hogwarts, beaten and broken, Draco and Severus try and save him. Emotionally and physically. But then Draco develops this little crush...

Star's Fall by shitsumon (345665) T - WIP 4 chapt Apr03- Hiatus

Author's Summary: Harry receives a letter from Hogwarts to leave the Dursleys immediately, for the Deatheaters are about to attack. {hiatus}
Harry has recurring visions about Snape. Oblivious to them and the shadow stalking him around the castle.

Starseed by blackenedsoul (313808) M - WIP 26 chapt Jul04

Author's Summary: Harry has finally realized his destiny. He will do anything to prove himself, but will a life of abuse, neglect and depression stand in the way? Can James help him? Contains self-injury and violence.

Still Alive! ? ! by wwwendy (619841) K+ - FIN 41 chapt Jun05

Author's Summary: Summer after OotP. Harry wants something, anything to take his mind off of Sirius & the prophesy. He gets something he didn't expect...includes mystery, kidnapping and Severitus Challenge

Sticks and Stones by PhantomTF (199900) T - FIN 17 chapt Jul03

Author's Summary: Life as a double agent begins to take its toll on Snape. Can Harry really trust his most hated professor?

Stormy Weather by PD Boggart (144841) K - FIN 1 chapt Sep05

Author's Summary: A teacher, a student, a cup of tea, a thunderstorm, a brand. SS,HP AU Gen, with a little Fluff

Strains of Melody by hoshi-tachi (352084) T - WIP 13 chapt Apr06

Author's Summary: AU: An abused 5-year-old Harry Potter is rescued from the Dursleys' by muggles and adopted. There's just one problem: the person who adopted him doesn't exist.
Renamed Kaze and taken care of by Guardians.

Strange Empathy by BlackEyedGirl (319725) T - WIP 21 chapt Aug04

Author's Summary: Sometimes a few words are all it takes to change how you think of someone. And sometimes the people you thought could never understand are the only ones who can. HarrySnapeDraco friendship

Stranger in the Dark by Arili (218361) K+ - WIP 5 chapt Nov03

Author's Summary: Post OotP- filled with spoilers! Harry wakes up in the hospital wing in the middle of the summer, with no idea how he got there. There's somebody at his bedside, and he has no idea who that is either. Who is this person, why where they here, and why is Ha

Strangers Hold Even Stranger Secrets by Nimbirosa (512942) K+ - WIP 12 chapt Apr05

Author's Summary: ON HOLD! Harry Potter has finally defeated Voldmort, but that doesn't mean that he'll be getting any peace. Lurking danger forces Harry into an unreal situation - teaching his parents DADA! Read&Review!
This is a continuation of pingpong5's (459772) fic.

Stuck on Parseltounge by Molly Morrison (43132) K+ - FIN 1 chapt Jun04

Author's Summary: Harry is acting strangely, and Snape may just live to regret prying the secret out of him. ONE-SHOT, NO SLASH.

Subdued Dependence by ckat44 (407261) T - WIP 9 chapt Apr05

Author's Summary: Snape had always suspected that Harry traveled a different path, but he never expected that the boy would go down such a dark road... No slash.

Sudis, Clavus, Corpus by SaukaraSnape (283385) T - WIP 17 chapt Jan04

Author's Summary: AU Severitus Challenge Fic: Harry Potter ran away at ten years and has been living on the streets. What happens to Harry Potter at Hogwarts? A Slytherin Harry Potter?

Suffering by Rubberduckie713 (426420) T - WIP 11 chapt Oct04

Author's Summary: Your usual: Harry is abused by the Dursleys and then saved by Severus Snape. WARNING: Child abuse, Language, and major OotP spoilers!

Summer Divination by Kevin3 (279988) K - FIN 1 chapt Mar03

Author's Summary: A new discovery has been made - a powerful branch of divination. Will Harry be able to cope?
Slash Humor.

Summer Surprises by JustKidding (390646) T - WIP 18 chapt Jul03

Author's Summary: *AU*Harry returns to a new home on Privet drive. The Dursleys have a new opinion of Harry and it's all thanks to Professor Snape.
Dursleys Nice? Figg's Niece; Snape Manor

Summer Surprises by Shena (413613) K+ - FIN12 chapt Nov03

Author's Summary: (Ootp Spoilers!) Harry is at the Dursley's for his summer holidays awaiting his sixth year at Hogwarts. What happens when a mysterious letter arrives and gives Harry the biggest surprise of his life!COMPLETE!

Summer With Snape by MiDNiGHT-MoRPHiNE (201803) K+ - WIP 14 chapt Aug04

Author's Summary: March 7, 04- Updated. After finding out that Harry's relatives aren't exactly 'suitable guardians', Severus Snape takes Harry in for the rest of the summer. Only time will tell if both of them can survive the summer, and each other..

Summer with Snape! by VegetandAru (662218) K - WIP 4 chapt Feb05

Author's Summary: When 16 yr. old Harry Potter is thrown out of his aunt and uncles house he heads towards london and ends up being taken in by the most unlikely of people :0)
2.5 frogs. OOCness. Lucy is Snape’s 5yr old daughter. Mike. Snape's Wife.

Support SMITEM! by Temporal (229853) K+ - WIP 9 chapt Aug04

Author's Summary: One day, after seeing Harry's living conditions, Draco gets the well meaning idea to save his classmates from living in the muggle world. Someone should really stop Draco when he's feeling altruistic.
Humor, cute. Draco wants to rehabituate muggleborns to wizard society. Ron helps.

Swirling Colours by Mirror-Star (315457) T - WIP 11 chapt Oct04

Author's Summary: pre OOTP A botched up potion sends two unsuspecting people to an alternate universe, where their presence is most unexpected. Fainting sons, potion masters, godfathers and Death Eaters ensue, as Harry has to work out what his life really means to him.

Sympathy by Lady Lynn (405547) K+ - FIN 9 chapt Jul03

Author's Summary: During OotP Harry is taking Occulmency again. Ron and Hermione no longer need him. What does Snape have to do with it?