jan_aq (jan_aq) wrote in potionssnitches,

Weekend update!

New Featured SToires!

The nominations are now closed, and there are two very clear winners! Congratulations to Whelp by jharad17 and The Guiltless by Branwyn!

Thanks to everyone who participated!


New Poll

There is a new poll on the P&S archive in regards to the next Featured stories. Choices are taken from the last list of Featured Story nominations. Log-in to vote. :) Please do not inflate the poll!

Choices are:

- Word up by Validego
- A Place for Warriors by owlsaway
- Walk the Shadows by Jharad17
- Brothers by Blood by Breanatalla
- Reading the signs by Lyra

Go here to vote. Links to the fics will be provided there.

Good luck everyone!

New Stories

Scar Mates
by RaeWhit
Author's Summary: With Harry at Hogwarts for his first year, Professor Snape struggles to deal with the disturbing connection between himself and the boy. They both bear a scar given to them by the Dark Lord, but it appears that this obvious connection is not the heart of the matter. A tale of the first year through the eyes of the Potions Master.
Rating: T

Potions and Snitches
by Azuredragon
Author's Summary: This is my attempt at a challenge. The 'Potions and Snitches' challenge posted by Jan AQ. Need opinions on this one. Would anybody like to appear in this story? Yes, if you so wish you may be in the story!
Rating: K

Logical Consequences
by Laume
Author's Summary: The Wizarding World turned a blind eye for years. Now the tables were to be turned on them.
Rating: T

Harry Potter and the Potions Professor
by Kristeh
Author's Summary: HBP Alternative Universe. Harry acquires a surprising new ally as he struggles to overcome his grief and accept the burden of the Prophecy.
Rating: T

The Silvanimus
by Star Polaris
Author's Summary: Long before Harry goes to Hogwarts he makes a decision that will change his whole existence.
Rating: K

Sons of Reproach
by Lyndotia
Author's Summary: Harry has just returned from his first year at Hogwarts and, after a visit from a house elf, the Dursleys lock him up, vowing never to let him return to the magical world. Then a most unexpected person shows up: Severus Snape.
Rating: T

New Chapters

O Mine Enemy
by Kirby Lane
Author's Summary: When Harry finds a battered Snape on his doorstep, events are set in motion that will determine the outcome of the war. 6th year/ignores HBP. Eventually Snape mentors Harry. Bil's Challenge response.
Rating: T

Word Up
by validego
Author's Summary: Voldemort's forces are growing stronger and more organized. Despite warnings of this by the Order's spy, Harry Potter is captured. When he's rescued, will Snape be able to prove that he is useful as more than just a spy to the Order?
Rating: T

Child's Play
by libertineangel
Author's Summary: When Draco accidently uses a black curse on Harry and turns him into a baby, Dumbledore appoints Snape as his carer. Follow Harry's slow, strange journey back to fifteen - accompanied by Snape ...
Rating: T

by jharad17
Author's Summary: Harry is 7 years old and treated literally like a dog by the Dursleys. Will he be rescued by the wizarding world? Will he ever be fit to take on the mantle of The Boy Who Lived?
Rating: 16+

To Have a Father
by Crystal Cove
Author's Summary: Something happens to Harry the summer before his third year: he ends up in a reality where Severus Snape is his father. In time will Harry end up wanting to stay, or go back?
Rating: K

The Ideal Guardian
by Tracy
Author's Summary: In an effort to better assure Harry's safety, Dumbledore and McGonagall decide that he needs a new guardian and that Severus Snape is the wizard for the job. Despite initial reservations on both Harry and Snape's part, could Snape really be the ideal guardian for Harry? Although I love fb, this story does contain corporal punishment of a teenager so if that isn't your cup of tea, please do not read or review.
Rating: T

In Plain Sight
by dianehc
Author's Summary: AU after third year, after Sirius is almost kissed, and after Dumbledore refuses to allow Harry to go to his godfather, Harry decides he can’t take going back and makes a break for it – finding aid from a surprising source. But, true to Harry’s luck, the aid wasn’t quite what he expected, and leaves him in the last place he ever expected to be.
Rating: K

Falling Stars
by dianehc
Author's Summary: The war's finished, the good guys won, and it's time to live. Wouldn’t it be lovely if that were true? But, for Harry and Severus, the end of the war is just to good to be true.
Rating: 16+

Into the Labyrinth
by Judgment99
Author's Summary: Snape and Harry accidentally fall through a portrait and become lost within the walls of Hogwarts.
Rating: K

For Duty and Honor
by Bratling
Author's Summary: During Occulmency lessons in the course of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Severus notices something... off in Harry's memories.
Rating: T

The Tiniest Wish
by dianehc
Author's Summary: The tiniest wish can make all the difference. No longer complete. As you may have noticed this began with a single chapter one shot, but grew and grew and grew into a series of vignettes.
Rating: T

Walk the Shadows
by jharad17
Author's Summary: The summer after 5th year, Death Eaters find Harry abandoned in the Dursley house and bring him to Voldemort. Will one particular Death Eater give up his position and his hate to save his enemy's child? Eventual Snape mentors Harry fic.
Rating: 16+/

A Place for Warriors
by owlsaway
Author's Summary: Snape and Harry are locked in the Room of Requirement by Dumbledore. Harry's magic works, and Snape's doesn't. Will they kill each other? In response to the 72-Hour Challenge.
Rating: T

Harry and the New Time Line (2)
by teddylonglong
Author's Summary: SEQUEL to: Harry and the Changed Time Line!
How much has Harry changed the future? Will he be able to adjust to this new time line he constucted while being in the past? Will his dream about a family just for himself come true?
Rating: K

The Poor of God
by Branwyn
Author's Summary: After Snape's visit to Surrey, Harry writes a thank-you letter that triggers an extended correspondence and a tentative friendship between the two of them.
Rating: T

Taking life in you own hands
by Star Polaris
Author's Summary: What happens when Harry decides to do things his way? How will Severus and Minerva be able to help him?
Rating: K+

Better Be Slytherin!
by jharad17
Author's Summary: As a first year, Harry is sorted into Slytherin instead of Gryffindor, and no one is more surprised than his new Head of House.
Rating: K+

Please remember to review! Thank you!

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