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Holding On by JAWorley starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 21] Updated!
Where once a boy of 17 had to learn to let go of his burdens, now a man of 18 must learn how to hold on when all in his life seems to go awry. Harry and Severus are still learning how to live as father and son, and Harry and Ginny are learning how to cope with their new little family as well. Voldemort’s terrorist attacks are on the rise, and Harry and Ginny are in more danger than they ever were, with more at stake than ever. Sequel to Letting Go.

Takes Place: 8 - Post Hogwarts (young adult Harry) - Snape flavour: Comforting Snape, Kind Snape, Loving Snape, Stern Snape
Tags: Alternate Universe, Injured!Harry, Injured!Snape, Pregnancy
Categories: Healer Snape, Teacher Snape > Trusted Mentor Snape, Teacher Snape > Professor Snape, Parental Snape > Guardian Snape, Snape Equal Status to Harry > Comrades Snape and Harry, Teacher Snape > Unofficially teaching Snape
Rated: T - Warnings: Corporal Punishment, Profanity, Romance/Het, Torture, Violence
Chapters: 3 - Completed: No - Updated: 22 Jan 2021 / 08 May 2011
Series: New Life - Challenges: Grampy Sev
Sequel to The Choices We Made.

With Voldemort dead and Harry's cancer settling life should be returning to normal for Harry and Snape but things aren't always as they seem. Instead they find themselves challenged in new ways. When dangerous events start after Harry's return to Hogwarts can Snape figure out what's going on before they're torn apart again? HPSS mentor Healing/Coping

Takes Place: 7th summer, 7th Year - Snape flavour: Comforting Snape, Depressed Snape, Desperate Snape, Kind Snape, Loving Snape, Out of Character Snape, Overly-protective Snape
Tags: Adoption, Alternate Universe, Injured!Harry
Categories: Parental Snape > Guardian Snape
Rated: T - Warnings: Character Death, Out of Character, Romance/Het
Chapters: 19 - Completed: No - Updated: 21 Jan 2021 / 15 Nov 2020
Series: Choices We Made Universe - Challenges: None
During the 19th century London, Harry Potter falls down the chimney of the apothecary of one Professor Severus Snape; bringing with him dire inconveniences.

But not every family is found in blood, and not every story follows the same path. For Harry, Snape and Draco, the truth has never been harsher.

A Severitus AU, one without magic.

Takes Place: 3rd summer, 3rd Year - Snape flavour: Comforting Snape, Controlling Snape, Depressed Snape, Loving Snape, Overly-protective Snape, Secretive Snape
Tags: Adoption, Alternate Universe, Hospitalization, Injured!Harry, Physical Impairment, Sibling Addition
Categories: Healer Snape, Master Snape > Apprentice Harry, Teacher Snape > Professor Snape, Parental Snape > Guardian Snape
Rated: 16+ - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys, Corporal Punishment, Neglect, Self harm, Suicide Themes, Violence
Chapters: 25 - Completed: Yes - Updated: 20 Jan 2021 / 16 Jul 2020
Series: None - Challenges: Chimney Sweep
Today is Severus’ birthday. All the Potions Master wants is to relax and live out his days in peace.

Takes Place: 8 - Post Hogwarts (young adult Harry) - Snape flavour: Secretive Snape
Tags: Alternate Universe
Categories: Snape Equal Status to Harry > Comrades Snape and Harry
Rated: K+ - Warnings: None
Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Updated: 09 Jan 2021 / 09 Jan 2021
Series: None - Challenges: None
"I know about Lily." said the girl. "That you loved her." 

Severus froze mid-footfall. He felt as though he’d had the wind knocked out of him. 

"She's my mum." her chin lifted, her eyes clear. "She wrote me that letter to tell me about you. You're the only person she really mentioned, but I guess that makes sense, since you're my father. Who else was she supposed to talk about?"

Takes Place: 1st summer before Hogwarts, 1st Year - Snape flavour: Canon Snape
Tags: Alternate Universe, Girl!Harry
Categories: Parental Snape > Biological Father Snape, Teacher Snape > Professor Snape

Rated: T - Warnings: Alcohol Use, Bullying, Profanity, Violence
Chapters: 12 - Completed: No - Updated: 31 Dec 2020 / 24 Apr 2020
Series: None - Challenges: None
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: 22 - Completed: No - Updated: 30 Dec 2020 / 23 Oct 2017
Series: None - Challenges: Runaway
Malfoy’s at it again. Throwing random ingredients into Harry’s cauldron, causing Harry and Severus to get sprayed by a volatile potion only to disappear from class seconds after. They arrive into an unknown world where they get almost all the desires of their hearts. The catch? No magic. Their respective counterparts are swooped in into the magic world in Harry and Snape’s place. How will two muggles fight Voldemort? Snily, Severitus.

Takes Place: 6th Year - Snape flavour: Bully Snape, Comforting Snape, Controlling Snape
Tags: Alternate Universe, Sibling Addition
Categories: Parental Snape > Stepfather Snape
Rated: T - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys, Bullying
Chapters: 1 - Completed: No - Updated: 27 Dec 2020 / 27 Dec 2020
Series: None - Challenges: None
What if Harry went back into the past to try and change Dumbledore's mind about leaving him with the Dursleys. How would he change with a different childhood? Rewritten version

Takes Place: 0 - Pre Hogwarts (before Harry is 11) - Snape flavour: Comforting Snape, Kind Snape, Loving Snape, Out of Character Snape
Tags: Alternate Universe, Baby fic
Categories: Parental Snape > Godfather Snape
Rated: K - Warnings: Out of Character, Romance/Het, Self harm
Chapters: 11 - Completed: No - Updated: 22 Dec 2020 / 19 Apr 2018
Series: None - Challenges: None
5 times Severus groomed Harry’s wings and 1 time Harry groomed Severus’. A WingFic AU in which Snape Adopts Harry.

Takes Place: None - Snape flavour: Loving Snape, Out of Character Snape
Tags: Adoption, Alternate Universe
Categories: Teacher Snape > Trusted Mentor Snape, Parental Snape > Guardian Snape
Rated: K - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys, Out of Character
Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Updated: 12 Dec 2020 / 12 Dec 2020
Series: None - Challenges: None
Starting a new adventure, Harry learns there's more to life than what he's seen.

Takes Place: 1st Year - Snape flavour: Angry Snape, Comforting Snape, Kind Snape, Loving Snape, Out of Character Snape, Stern Snape
Tags: Alternate Universe
Categories: Parental Snape > Godfather Snape, Teacher Snape > Professor Snape
Rated: T - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys, Bullying, Corporal Punishment, Out of Character
Chapters: 6 - Completed: No - Updated: 22 Nov 2020 / 12 Jul 2020
Series: None - Challenges: None

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