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Snape Flavour: Desperate Snape
 


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Severus Snape, thinking he was going to have a relaxing summer of just brewing potions at his manor and not have to deal with brats each day, his summer plans change when on the first night back from Hogwarts, an upset Lily Potter visits him in a dream, needing his help to rescue her son.

Reluctantly, he checks on the Potter brat at his relatives home that same night, only to discover that all is not what it seems.

Takes Place: 3rd summer, 3rd Year, 4th summer, 4th Year - Snape flavour: Angry Snape, Comforting Snape, Controlling Snape, Depressed Snape, Desperate Snape, Kind Snape, Loving Snape, Mean Snape, Out of Character Snape, Overly-protective Snape
Tags: Adoption, Dragons, Injured!Harry, Kidnapped!Harry, Snape-meets-Dursleys
Categories: Healer Snape, Parental Snape > Guardian Snape
Rated: 16+ - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys, Character Death, Corporal Punishment, Neglect, Profanity, Rape
Chapters: 20 - Completed: No - Updated: 02 Dec 2018 / 21 Aug 2016
Series: None - Challenges: None
There were only two things Harry James Potter and Severus Snape shared in common in the staff Halloween party that night, both were severely allergic to peanuts and Professor Trelawney had predicted their deaths more than once. What could go wrong?

*Halloween fic fest response*

Takes Place: 5th Year - Snape flavour: Angry Snape, Canon Snape, Cruel Snape, Depressed Snape, Desperate Snape, Stern Snape
Tags: None
Categories: Healer Snape, Fic Fests > 2018 Halloween, Teacher Snape > Professor Snape
Rated: T - Warnings: None
Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Updated: 02 Nov 2018 / 02 Nov 2018
Series: None - Challenges: Allergy Conundrum
Severus and Harry.

(Reflections of them separate, no interaction.)

Takes Place: 0 - Before Harry is born, 6th Year, 8 - Pre Epilogue (adult Harry) - Snape flavour: Desperate Snape
Tags: None
Categories: Misc > Strictly Canon Universe, Misc > No category on the site fits
Rated: K+ - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys, Alcohol Use, Character Death, Neglect
Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Updated: 11 Oct 2018 / 04 Oct 2018
Series: None - Challenges: None
Severus was too late. when he got to their cottage Lily was already dead and Harry, their sweet child, was traumatized to the point of no return. Lucius was at large and the world was unsafe. Leaving Harry with James Potter and his Partner Sirius Black was his only choice as a spy and a father, and Severus couldn't afford to lose.

*Summer fic fest entry*

Takes Place: 0 - Pre Hogwarts (before Harry is 11), 1st summer before Hogwarts, 3rd Year, 5th summer, 5th Year, 6th summer - Snape flavour: Angry Snape, Comforting Snape, Cruel Snape, Depressed Snape, Desperate Snape, Loving Snape, Out of Character Snape, Overly-protective Snape, Secretive Snape
Tags: Adoption, Alternate Universe, Baby fic, Child fic, Injured!Harry, Injured!Snape, New Identity!Harry
Categories: Healer Snape, Parental Snape > Biological Father Snape
Rated: T - Warnings: Character Death, Romance/Slash, Violence
Chapters: 3 - Completed: No - Updated: 28 Sep 2018 / 10 Aug 2018
Series: None - Challenges: None
Snape is determined to kill Voldemort, but things become complicated when he realizes that Harry, the last Horcrux, is a bit like Lily.

Snape is dark. This story explores his turbid past and the difficulties of redemption.

Takes Place: 7th summer, 7th Year, 8 - Post Hogwarts (young adult Harry) - Snape flavour: Angry Snape, Bully Snape, Canon Snape, Comforting Snape, Cruel Snape, Depressed Snape, Desperate Snape, Kind Snape, Loving Snape
Tags: Alternate Universe
Categories: Teacher Snape > Trusted Mentor Snape, Snape Equal Status to Harry > Comrades Snape and Harry
Rated: T - Warnings: Bullying, Violence
Chapters: 3 - Completed: No - Updated: 21 Jul 2018 / 21 Jun 2018
Series: None - Challenges: None
After Harry goes back to Hogwarts, it’s as if he hangs on a precipice, trapped on the edge and waiting for the storm to break. And none of them, not Harry, not Voldemort, not the Death Eaters, nor Sirius Black’s resistance, have any idea what the world will look like when its all over.

Takes Place: 5th Year - Snape flavour: Comforting Snape, Desperate Snape, Loving Snape, Stern Snape
Tags: Alternate Universe, Spying!Harry
Categories: Parental Snape > Guardian Snape
Rated: T - Warnings: Character Death, Suicide Themes, Violence
Chapters: 2 - Completed: Yes - Updated: 19 Jul 2018 / 19 Jul 2018
Series: Good People and Death Eaters - Challenges: None
When the saved hates the savior, magic demands justice and forms a slavery bond. Severus has saved Harry's life one too many times and the bond has formed, beyond anyone's power to dissolve.

Takes Place: 3rd Year, 4th summer, 4th Year - Snape flavour: Canon Snape, Comforting Snape, Depressed Snape, Desperate Snape
Tags: Snape-meets-Dursleys
Categories: Master Snape > Slave Harry
Rated: 16+ - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys, Alcohol Use, Corporal Punishment, Neglect, Profanity, Rape, Suicide Themes, Torture, Violence
Chapters: 10 - Completed: No - Updated: 17 Jul 2018 / 16 Feb 2015
Series: None - Challenges: Slave
Two years after the Battle of Hogwarts, Auror Harry Potter is on a raid when he comes across a wizard long thought to be dead. A wizard that, if truly alive, would surely be killed the moment his identity is revealed. Which puts Harry in a bit of a bind.

Takes Place: 8 - Post Hogwarts (young adult Harry), 8 - Pre Epilogue (adult Harry) - Snape flavour: Desperate Snape
Tags: Injured!Snape, Kidnapped!Snape
Categories: Snape Equal Status to Harry > Comrades Snape and Harry
Rated: 16+ - Warnings: Profanity, Rape, Romance/Het, Romance/Slash, Torture, Violence
Chapters: 8 - Completed: Yes - Updated: 08 Jul 2018 / 15 May 2018
Series: None - Challenges: None
If Snape wants to insist that Harry's life is valuable, then he's going to have to show him. By hook or by crook.

Takes Place: 2nd Year - Snape flavour: Comforting Snape, Desperate Snape, Kind Snape
Tags: Alternate Universe, Injured!Harry
Categories: Teacher Snape > Trusted Mentor Snape, Parental Snape > Guardian Snape
Rated: T - Warnings: Abusive Dursleys, Neglect
Chapters: 6 - Completed: No - Updated: 27 Jun 2018 / 20 Jun 2018
Series: Wanted - Challenges: None
After Voldemort perishes his familiar takes it upon herself to take the cursed baby to Snape in place of the woman he tried to save.

Takes Place: 0 - Pre Hogwarts (before Harry is 11) - Snape flavour: Desperate Snape
Tags: Alternate Universe, Baby fic, Child fic
Categories: Parental Snape > Guardian Snape
Rated: K - Warnings: Character Death
Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Updated: 26 Jun 2018 / 19 Jun 2018
Series: None - Challenges: None

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