Warnings: Abusive Dursleys
How different would things be if Snape went to pick up Harry instead of Hagrid?
Snapshots of how things might have been through all seven years by season.
Takes Place: 1st summer before Hogwarts, 1st Year, 2nd summer, 2nd Year, 3rd summer, 3rd Year, 4th summer, 4th Year, 5th summer, 5th Year, 6th summer, 6th Year, 7th summer, 7th Year
Snape flavour: Canon Snape, Stern Snape
Tags: Alternate Universe, Snape-meets-Dursleys
Categories: Teacher Snape > Trusted Mentor Snape, Teacher Snape > Professor Snape
Five Slytherins, two Hufflepuffs, three Ravenclaws, and two Gryffindors including the Boy-Who-Lived – what do they have in common? Well, a snarky Potions Master, for one. After all, someone has to look out for abused kids at Hogwarts. Sometimes, it's each other.
Takes Place: 3rd Year
Snape flavour: Comforting Snape, Kind Snape, Stern Snape
Tags: Alternate Universe
Categories: Healer Snape, Teacher Snape > Trusted Mentor Snape, Teacher Snape > Professor Snape
After a horrible incident in the potions lab, Snape must look after Harry.
As much as they both hate each other, they learn that pushing away grudges can show their true selves.
Takes Place: 6th Year
Snape flavour: Comforting Snape
Categories: Healer Snape, Teacher Snape > Professor Snape
Warnings: Abusive Dursleys
23 Apr 2017 / 27 Jan 2017
In the summer before his sixth year, Harry ventures outside the blood wards and is abducted by Death Eaters. After three weeks of torture in Voldemort's secret headquarters, he is rescued by the Order, but when he wakes up in the hospital wing, he is no longer the same boy. Will an unlikely connection with his draconian Potions Professor help him overcome his demons?
Takes Place: 6th summer
Snape flavour: Angry Snape, Comforting Snape, Stern Snape
Categories: Healer Snape, Parental Snape > Guardian Snape
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
Hagrid sends an urgent message requiring Albus Dumbledore and Severus Snape to meet him at The Leaky Cauldron after giving Harry his school letter citing unforeseen circumstances in need of immediate attention. Unbeknownst to the Wizarding World, Harry has been mostly blinded, and is most certainly not a Potter. A BiologicalFather!Snape and Blind!Harry AU.
Takes Place: 1st summer before Hogwarts, 1st Year
Snape flavour: Kind Snape, Loving Snape, Out of Character Snape, Overly-protective Snape, Stern Snape
Tags: Alternate Universe, Injured!Harry, Physical Impairment, Slytherin!Harry
Categories: Parental Snape > Biological Father Snape, Teacher Snape > Professor Snape