The Lord of the Rings
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Strangers by 0athSworn

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Follow the epic story of Alinor and Aldariil, a prince and princess of the Royal House of Mirkwood, along with their family and companions, as they come to discover their twisted places in the center of a war that has been brewing for ages: where Elf fights Elf, the forces of Light must battle the Darkness, and the powers of Rivendell, Mirkwood, and the Istari face off against the will of Sauron, his Orcs, and the fallen Dark Elves.

Return to Middle-Earth and enjoy the tale of the rarely seen times before the events of "The Hobbit" and "The Lord of the Rings".

Follow this amazing tale, striving to honor the works of J.R.R. Tolkien as much as possible, and meet many of your favorites, such as Thranduil, Legolas, Elrond and his twin sons Elladan and Elrohir, Glorfindel, the Dragons, Maedhros, Sauron and the One Ring, and many others...

I hope you will enjoy the tale, as many others have, and be sure to read in order:

Strangers ~ Part I
Heirs ~ Part II
Kin ~ Part III

Categories: Peter Jackson's The Hobbit, The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Avari, As a Group: Elves, As a Group: Green-elves, As a Group: Orcs, As a Group: Sindar, Elf: Celeborn, Elf: Galadriel/Artanis, Elf: Haldir of Lorien, Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Elf: Oropher, Elf: Thranduil
Genres: Action/Adventure, Angst, Drama, Epic, Family, Frame story (tale-within-a-tale), Friendship, Gapfiller, General, Hurt/Comfort, Romance-het
Places: Mirkwood/Eryn Lasgalen/Greenwood the Great
Times: None
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 8. character death
Series: Strangers and Heirs
Chapters: 3    |    Word count: 3833    |    Read Count: 174
Completed: No    |    Updated: 05/23/17    |    Published: 05/10/17
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Birthday Present by elwen of the hidden valley

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Frodo receives a special birthday present.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo
Genres: Fluff
Places: The Shire: Bag End
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2220    |    Read Count: 352
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/21/17    |    Published: 05/21/17
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Gamgee Gifts by KathyG

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On the day after Bilbo’s departure from the Shire, Frodo gives Hamfast and Sam their gifts from their former master.  Dreamflower, thank you so much for beta-reading my story, and for helping me out with the Gamgees’ speech!


Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits
Genres: Fluff
Places: The Shire: Bag End
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1391    |    Read Count: 213
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/12/17    |    Published: 05/12/17
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Begin Again by elwen of the hidden valley

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Still coming to terms with the death of his parents, Frodo Baggins begins to feel ill.  Yes, a plain old fashioned hurt-comfort tale.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits, Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Esmeralda (Took), Hobbit: Brandybuck: Saradoc
Genres: Hurt/Comfort
Places: The Shire, The Shire: Brandy Hall
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 7    |    Word count: 12252    |    Read Count: 1057
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/07/17    |    Published: 05/07/17
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Whose Service is Perfect Freedom by Linda Hoyland

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A young Easterling is forced to swear an oath to Sauron.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Ioreth, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Original Male Character
Genres: Angst, Character study, Coming of Age, Drama, General, Horror, Hurt/Comfort, Short story
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor, Khand
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring , 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring, 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: 3. violence, 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 2    |    Word count: 7936    |    Read Count: 81
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/06/17    |    Published: 01/17/17
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The Rescuer by Linda Hoyland

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When gathering herbs, Morwen hears a cry for help.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Ioreth, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Original Female Character
Genres: Hurt/Comfort
Places: Gondor
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: 2017 March Challenge: Spring Fever
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2021    |    Read Count: 110
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/22/17    |    Published: 04/22/17
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Doctoring by Febobe

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Frodo languishes after his return to the Shire…but Rose Cotton has the best medicine….

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Gamgee: Rose (Cotton), Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise
Genres: Hurt/Comfort
Places: The Shire
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: 2017 March Challenge: Spring Fever
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 4480    |    Read Count: 247
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/22/17    |    Published: 04/22/17
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The Hands of the King Are Still the Hands of a Healer by Dreamflower

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The King is sometimes the personal physician to two elderly retired hobbits who reside in the Citadel. (An old-fashioned mild hurt/comfort featuring Merry and Pippin).

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain), Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider
Genres: Hurt/Comfort
Places: Gondor
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: 2017 March Challenge: Spring Fever
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1484    |    Read Count: 338
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/22/17    |    Published: 04/22/17
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A Spring for Hope by periantari

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The fruits of Sam’s work post-Scouring of the Shire has a toll on him physically and mentally.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Gamgee: Rose (Cotton), Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise
Genres: Hurt/Comfort
Places: The Shire
Times: 3-Third Age
Warnings: None
Series: 2017 March Challenge: Spring Fever
Chapters: 3    |    Word count: 4443    |    Read Count: 390
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/22/17    |    Published: 04/22/17
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Soothing Salve by Linaewen

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Dûrlin has just the remedy for a bee sting.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Boromir son of Denethor, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Original Male Character
Genres: Hurt/Comfort
Places: Gondor
Times: 3-Third Age
Warnings: None
Series: 2017 March Challenge: Spring Fever
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 697    |    Read Count: 200
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/22/17    |    Published: 04/22/17
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Traveller by elwen of the hidden valley

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We would all like to believe that there is a special place just beyond the lost horizon.


 

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Elf: Celeborn
Genres: Short story
Places: None
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1245    |    Read Count: 282
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/18/17    |    Published: 04/18/17
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Of Him They Do Not Sing by LadyBrooke

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Celebrían asks her father to explain why the Silvan were singing of Denethor being the forgotten king. He does so, and then sings the whole ode for her.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Celeborn, Elf: Celebrian
Genres: Family, Poetry
Places: Lothlórien
Times: 2-Second Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 603    |    Read Count: 237
Completed: No    |    Updated: 04/17/17    |    Published: 04/17/17
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Ode to the Shire: Arising from quiet fields... by Dreamflower

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A poem in praise of the Shire, for bringing forth heroes meek yet mighty.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: The Travellers (Frodo, Sam, Merry, Pippin), As a Group: Hobbits
Genres: Poetry
Places: The Shire
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 273    |    Read Count: 193
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/17/17    |    Published: 04/17/17
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Testaments of the Past by Dreamflower, Gryffinjack

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A few years after Frodo leaves the Grey Havens, Sam, Merry and Pippin investigate a mysterious box he left behind. This story was co-authored by Gryffinjack, and will include illustrations created by both of us. Epilogue now added!

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Brandybuck: Estella (Bolger), Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Gamgee: Rose (Cotton), Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain)
Genres: Angst, Artwork: crafts, Artwork: drawing, Character study, Drama, Family, Frame story (tale-within-a-tale), Friendship
Places: The Shire: Bag End
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 9    |    Word count: 41777    |    Read Count: 4870
Completed: No    |    Updated: 04/15/17    |    Published: 07/08/13
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Danger in Ithilien by Linda Hoyland

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An early morning ride has dire consequences for Faramir.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Ruffians, Gondorian: Beregond, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Rohirrim: Éowyn
Genres: Action/Adventure, Angst, Drama, Family, Friendship, Hurt/Comfort
Places: Gondor: Ithilien, Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: 3. violence, 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 7    |    Word count: 16752    |    Read Count: 454
Completed: No    |    Updated: 04/15/17    |    Published: 06/25/15
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Equal Courtesies by Larner

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Young Tom Cotton learns that things appear to have changed between Sam and his Master since they returned from Outside.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Cotton: Tolman "Young Tom", Hobbit: Gamgee: Marigold, Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise
Genres: Character study, Family, Friendship, Gapfiller, Vignette
Places: The Shire: Bag End
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1119    |    Read Count: 275
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/14/17    |    Published: 04/14/17
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Harvest Reel by elwen of the hidden valley

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All hobbits love a party.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits, Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master)
Genres: Coming of Age
Places: The Shire, The Shire: Bag End, The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 5. mild sexual content
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 5361    |    Read Count: 312
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/09/17    |    Published: 04/09/17
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Alone by elwen of the hidden valley

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Frodo is taken ill during Aragorn's coronation.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin
Genres: Hurt/Comfort
Places: Gondor
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 3239    |    Read Count: 316
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/09/17    |    Published: 04/09/17
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Beebo And The Bunny by elwen of the hidden valley

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A young Frodo comes to visit his Uncle Beebo.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Baggins: Drogo, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Baggins: Primula (Took)
Genres: Childhood
Places: The Shire: Bag End
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2582    |    Read Count: 278
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/03/17    |    Published: 04/03/17
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Crouching Shadows by Fernstrike

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In the darkness at dawn, Eldarion waits for his son to be born. He remembers his father; the strange events that transpired at this time, two years ago; and his strange, recurring dreams.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Eldarion, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Original Female Character
Genres: Character study, Gapfiller
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: The Age of Telcontar
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2087    |    Read Count: 322
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/02/17    |    Published: 04/02/17
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Where The Shadows Lie by Fernstrike

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Aragorn Elessar is dead, and Gondor is in mourning. One young man seeks solace from despair and legacy. Another leaves the drear of the city for Ithilien - and stumbles upon a vestige of an older, darker age.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Gondorian: Eldarion, Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel, Original Male Character
Genres: Drama
Places: Gondor: Ithilien, Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: 6. adult themes, 8. character death
Series: The Age of Telcontar
Chapters: 5    |    Word count: 10867    |    Read Count: 186
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/02/17    |    Published: 04/02/17
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A Merry Old Inn by elwen of the hidden valley

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"May your beer be laid under an enchantment of surpassing excellence for seven years!"  (Gandalf - Fellowship of the Ring)

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Breelanders
Genres: Action/Adventure
Places: Bree
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 4    |    Word count: 13670    |    Read Count: 680
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/31/17    |    Published: 03/31/17
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Oats by Fernstrike

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Bill the Pony meets a stranger in the Shire.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Other: Bill the Pony, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin, Other: Shadowfax
Genres: Drabble or Drabble series
Places: None
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 101    |    Read Count: 246
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/30/17    |    Published: 03/30/17
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Collapse by Fernstrike

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The Ring is destroyed, and so is its Master.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Other: Sauron/Annatar/the Dark Lord
Genres: Drabble or Drabble series
Places: Mordor
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 109    |    Read Count: 220
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/30/17    |    Published: 03/30/17
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Friend Ship by Shirebound

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Whether on land or sea, Legolas and Gimli never stop looking out for one another.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Dwarf: Gimli son of Glóin, Elf: Legolas Thranduilion
Genres: Friendship
Places: Other place in Arda
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1391    |    Read Count: 202
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/29/17    |    Published: 03/29/17
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