Potions and Snitches
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Warnings: Abusive Dursleys
 


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Harry finds himself having to unravel a mystery across time when he is forced to spend the summer with his Potions Master and Snape's estranged family. Who is the boy Harry keeps meeting at unexpected moments and why is it that Snape suddenly starts to develop some slightly more human qualities as the two slowly come to understand one another?

Takes Place: 6th summer, 6th Year - Snape flavour: Angry Snape, Comforting Snape, Loving Snape, Secretive Snape, Stern Snape
Tags: Deaged!Harry, Deaging, Disguised!Harry, Time Travel
Categories: Parental Snape > Guardian Snape
Rated: K - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys
Chapters: 12 - Completed: No - Updated: 24 Mar 2019 / 17 Sep 2018
Series: None - Challenges: None
Cripple Me by krosi starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 46] Updated!
Severus Snape hates Harry Potter. Nothing will ever change that. Nothing. Not even the boy’s sudden intrusion in his life. Or that cheeky smile. Or that all too innocent look. Or the sudden shift in his relationship with the Potter whelp. Not even those green eyes. No, nothing will ever change Severus’s hatred for Harry Potter – no matter how fond of him he was becoming. An eventual Snape adopts Harry story. Beginning in Harry’s first year.

Takes Place: 1st Year - Snape flavour: Angry Snape, Comforting Snape, Stern Snape
Tags: Adoption
Categories: Teacher Snape > Professor Snape, Misc > All written in Snape's POV, Parental Snape > Guardian Snape
Rated: K+ - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys, Corporal Punishment
Chapters: 15 - Completed: No - Updated: 18 Mar 2019 / 10 Oct 2017
Series: None - Challenges: None
Harry's only rejoice in these last few months is that he has his list. He would go down for sure, but before he does, he wants to make sure he gets to do everything on the list. To die without any regret. But what does Snape have to do with this?

Takes Place: 5th Year, 6th summer - Snape flavour: Bully Snape, Canon Snape, Comforting Snape, Evil Snape, Kind Snape, Out of Character Snape, Overly-protective Snape, Secretive Snape
Tags: Physical Impairment
Categories: Healer Snape, Teacher Snape > Professor Snape, Parental Snape > Guardian Snape
Rated: T - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys, Alcohol Use, Bullying
Chapters: 14 - Completed: No - Updated: 15 Mar 2019 / 29 Dec 2017
Series: None - Challenges: None
Struggling with his Godfather's death, Harry is feeling more alone than ever. He comes into Severus Snape's care, and they soon learn that you can't always judge a book by its cover. What will they realize about each other? How much will they lean on each other in the road ahead of them? AU after OOTP., though trying to keep it to canon as much as possible.

Takes Place: 6th summer - Snape flavour: Comforting Snape
Tags: Adoption, Alternate Universe
Categories: Parental Snape > Guardian Snape
Rated: K+ - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys
Chapters: 22 - Completed: No - Updated: 11 Mar 2019 / 12 Jun 2012
Series: None - Challenges: None
Harry Potter didn’t expect a detention his first week back at Hogwarts, but then again, everyone knew Snape hated him, right?

Takes Place: 3rd Year - Snape flavour: Canon Snape, Comforting Snape
Tags: Spying on Harry! Snape
Categories: Teacher Snape > Professor Snape
Rated: T - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys, Neglect
Chapters: 5 - Completed: Yes - Updated: 07 Mar 2019 / 08 Dec 2018
Series: None - Challenges: Timed Fic with words, Telling an abused tale, Multiple Challenges, Secrets
Harry's first year at Hogwarts as told by a series of ten meetings in Dumbledore's office over the course of ten months.

Takes Place: 1st Year - Snape flavour: Canon Snape
Tags: Adoption
Categories: Teacher Snape > Trusted Mentor Snape, Teacher Snape > Professor Snape, Parental Snape > Guardian Snape
Rated: K - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys
Chapters: 10 - Completed: Yes - Updated: 05 Mar 2019 / 01 May 2016
Series: Honey Bee 'Verse - Challenges: None
Severus Snape is cursed with an affliction that has him human by day and a centaur, named Ajax, by night. One night, Ajax rescues a lonely eleven-year-old Harry Potter and a bond forms between them. They meet each night from that point forward. As Ajax, Severus learns more about Harry than he would have ever wanted to learn. But without revealing himself to Harry, how can Severus help this orphaned boy?

Takes Place: 1st Year - Snape flavour: Comforting Snape, Kind Snape, Out of Character Snape
Tags: Creature!fic
Categories: Teacher Snape > Trusted Mentor Snape
Rated: K - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys
Chapters: 14 - Completed: No - Updated: 04 Mar 2019 / 11 Oct 2017
Series: None - Challenges: Potions, Snitches and Hooves
After little Harry Potter runs away from his relatives’ home for the sixth time, Albus decides something drastic must happen. Instead of sending a friendly witch from family services like he had done before, he sends Severus Snape in hopes of scaring the boy into staying put. But when a blizzard interferes with plans, Severus learns why Harry keeps running away and a change of plans ensues.

Takes Place: 0 - Pre Hogwarts (before Harry is 11) - Snape flavour: Comforting Snape, Out of Character Snape, Stern Snape
Tags: Alternate Universe
Categories: Parental Snape > Guardian Snape
Rated: K+ - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys
Chapters: 14 - Completed: No - Updated: 03 Mar 2019 / 23 Oct 2017
Series: None - Challenges: Runaway
Harry has always wished for someone to care, for a family of his own. On his birthday, he finds out that a certain Potions Master is his father, but Severus has finally settled into life with his other son. Can Harry finally have the family he has longed for, or will he always be the unwanted one?

Takes Place: 6th summer, 6th Year - Snape flavour: Angry Snape, Comforting Snape, Cruel Snape, Kind Snape, Loving Snape, Mean Snape, Overly-protective Snape, Stern Snape
Tags: Alternate Universe, Sibling Addition, Snape-meets-Dursleys
Categories: Parental Snape > Biological Father Snape
Rated: T - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys, Neglect, Violence
Chapters: 21 - Completed: No - Updated: 26 Feb 2019 / 17 Mar 2016
Series: None - Challenges: None
After a disastrous summer at the Dursleys leaves the blood wards broken, Harry, along with a newly-recruited Draco Malfoy, is forced to accompany Snape on an Order mission to a remote location. Trapped at the edge of the world with nothing but each other's company, the enemies are forced to learn that the others may be more than just their pasts, and that Dumbledore's righteous "war plans" are not exactly as they seem...

NOTE: Sporadic updates, but the story will continue!

Takes Place: 6th summer - Snape flavour: Stern Snape
Tags: Disguised!Harry
Categories: Parental Snape > Guardian Snape
Rated: T - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys
Chapters: 3 - Completed: No - Updated: 12 Feb 2019 / 18 Jan 2019
Series: None - Challenges: None

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