Potions and Snitches
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Snape Flavour: Stern Snape
 


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Thanks to James' sacrifice, Lord Voldemort is defeated. Lily barely survives and is rescued by Severus. Years later Harry struggles to live side by side with his hateful and unforgiving stepfather in a very troubled household. Unbeknownst to both much greater challenges lie ahead.

Takes Place: 0 - Before Harry is born, 0 - Pre Hogwarts (before Harry is 11), 1st summer before Hogwarts, 1st Year - Snape flavour: Angry Snape, Comforting Snape, Controlling Snape, Cruel Snape, Mean Snape, Stern Snape
Tags: Alternate Universe, Amnesia, Child fic
Categories: Teacher Snape > Professor Snape, Parental Snape > Stepfather Snape
Rated: T - Warnings: Character Death, Corporal Punishment, Neglect, Profanity, Romance/Het, Violence
Chapters: 12 - Completed: No - Updated: 26 Apr 2017 / 11 Sep 2016
Series: None - Challenges: None
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
Rated: T - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys, Character Death
Chapters: 11 - Completed: No - Updated: 25 Apr 2017 / 10 Feb 2017
Series: None - Challenges: None
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
Rated: 16+ - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys, Neglect, Profanity, Romance/Slash, Self harm
Chapters: 1 - Completed: No - Updated: 24 Apr 2017 / 24 Apr 2017
Series: None - Challenges: None
When everything Draco and Harry knew about their lives crumble, can Severus be there to pick up the pieces and give the twin boys a family they'd always wanted?

Takes Place: 1st Year - Snape flavour: Canon Snape, Comforting Snape, Stern Snape
Tags: Kidnapped, Ravenclaw!Harry, Runaway, Spying on Harry! Snape
Categories: Teacher Snape > Professor Snape, Parental Snape > Guardian Snape
Rated: T - Warnings: Neglect
Chapters: 4 - Completed: No - Updated: 21 Apr 2017 / 08 Apr 2017
Series: None - Challenges: None
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
Tags: Injured!Harry
Categories: Healer Snape, Parental Snape > Guardian Snape
Rated: 16+ - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys, Alcohol Use, Corporal Punishment, Profanity, Self harm, Torture, Violence
Chapters: 5 - Completed: No - Updated: 17 Apr 2017 / 06 Feb 2017
Series: None - Challenges: None
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: 18 - Completed: No - Updated: 15 Apr 2017 / 17 Mar 2016
Series: None - Challenges: None
Blaise probably couldn't expect much, this time. Blaise was a Death Eater's kid, raised by, if not always Death Eaters, at least not blood traitors. Molly Weasley's soul was so clean it squeaked. It was a good thing Blaise had Snape to fall back on, for awhile. Mrs. Weasley was just too...not a Death Eater. Way, way too not a Death Eater to want to keep Blaise for very long.

Takes Place: 1st Year, 2nd summer - Snape flavour: Comforting Snape, Kind Snape, Overly-protective Snape, Stern Snape
Tags: Adoption, Slytherin!Harry
Categories: Parental Snape > Guardian Snape
Rated: T - Warnings: None
Chapters: 5 - Completed: No - Updated: 14 Apr 2017 / 19 Feb 2017
Series: None - Challenges: None
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
Rated: T - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys, Neglect, Out of Character, Violence
Chapters: 1 - Completed: No - Updated: 13 Apr 2017 / 11 Mar 2017
Series: None - Challenges: None
Hogwarts offers an informational meeting for all the muggle-raised first years. Harry decides to go. The only trouble is that his relatives would never take him.

Takes Place: 1st summer before Hogwarts - Snape flavour: Stern Snape
Tags: Runaway, Snape-meets-Dursleys
Categories: Teacher Snape > Professor Snape
Rated: K - Warnings: Neglect
Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Updated: 09 Apr 2017 / 04 Apr 2017
Series: None - Challenges: Parent informational meeting
With the fall of Voldemort, Harry Potter, Severus Snape, Draco Malfoy, and Remus Lupin are forced to go into hiding as a family to avoid the increasing attacks from Death Eater sympathizers. One thing's for sure, this is going to be an odd summer. AU, Voldemort is dead.

Takes Place: None - Snape flavour: Canon Snape, Stern Snape
Tags: None
Categories: Teacher Snape > Professor Snape, Parental Snape > Guardian Snape
Rated: T - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys, Romance/Slash, Suicide Themes
Chapters: 4 - Completed: No - Updated: 04 Apr 2017 / 23 Feb 2017
Series: None - Challenges: None

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