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New! Captains and Pawns by sian22

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What turned Denethor from a loving husband and father to a stern and heartless leader who mistreated his younger son? Caught in a deadly game with Saruman, intent on seizing the One Ring for himself, the Steward and his sons discover the wizard will do anything to achieve his aims. A tale of the House of Hurin from Faramir's birth until after the War of the Ring.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Boromir son of Denethor, Gondorian: Denethor, Steward of Gondor, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Rohirrim: Éomer, Rohirrim: Éowyn, Rohirrim: Theodred
Genres: Drama
Places: None
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 31    |    Word count: 211456    |    Read Count: 1587
Completed: No    |    Updated: 04/17/17    |    Published: 10/22/14
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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: 134
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/31/17    |    Published: 03/31/17
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And the Walls Came Tumbling Down by Zdenka

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Galadriel throws down the walls of Dol Guldur.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Elf: Celeborn, Elf: Galadriel/Artanis
Genres: Gapfiller, General, Vignette
Places: Lothlórien, Mirkwood/Eryn Lasgalen/Greenwood the Great
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 695    |    Read Count: 128
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/14/17    |    Published: 03/14/17
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Battle Harp by Himring

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An early encounter between Gleowine the minstrel and the battle harp--and  also between Gleowine and his future king, Theoden, son of Thengel.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Rohirrim, Rohirrim: Théoden, Rohirrim: Theoden's older sisters
Genres: Childhood, Friendship, Gapfiller, General
Places: Gondor: the Pelennor, Rohan: Edoras
Times: 3-Third Age: late, 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: Rohan
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 617    |    Read Count: 178
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/25/17    |    Published: 02/25/17
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Water [Remix] by Zdenka

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Scenes from the last days of the war: a woman of Minas Tirith and the fountain in her courtyard.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Gapfiller, Remix, Romance-het, Short story
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2044    |    Read Count: 165
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/05/17    |    Published: 02/05/17
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Detour by Dawn Felagund

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It is the Fifth Age of Arda. Finarfin has unkinged himself and declared Tirion a democracy, and the Noldorin people are alive with the possibilities to be found in their new existence. Yet Maedhros, more than ten years after his release from the halls of Mandos, has retreated to a life of apathy and loneliness, until one day, Anairë comes to deliver him news that he never hoped to receive: His cousin Fingon has been released from Mandos. (Maedhros/Fingon)

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Anairë, Elf: Fingon, Elf: Maedhros
Genres: Drama, Romance-slash
Places: Undying Lands: Valinor
Times: 5-Post-Fourth Age
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 5. mild sexual content, 6. adult themes
Series: 2017 January Challenge: Potluck
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 7683    |    Read Count: 55
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/28/17    |    Published: 01/28/17
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The Seventh Avenger by ElrondsScribe

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AU, crossover with Marvel's The Avengers. The tale of how an Elf became an Avenger. Some language and violence. I've used the profanity and implied sexual content warnings mostly because I'm paranoid.

Categories: Crossovers, The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, History of Middle-earth
Characters: None
Genres: Action/Adventure, Alternate Universe
Places: Gondolin
Times: 5-Post-Fourth Age
Warnings: 1. use of profane or obscene language, 2. mild violence, 4. sexual content implied
Series: None
Chapters: 8    |    Word count: 19283    |    Read Count: 448
Completed: No    |    Updated: 01/14/17    |    Published: 01/11/17
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The green book of Tuckborough by Chiara Cadrich

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How a wizard boxed the Old Took's ears and have him meet my mother, by Belladonna Took.

Gerontius Took, a saucy and irreverent young hobbit, is taken out of the Shire to be taught what a decent life is all about...

 A tribute to Tolkien, revisiting his exercices in style: an altercation on a Shire porch, hobbits, giants, dunedain, goblins, elves, ents, trolls, eagles, a visit to Imladris, skin-changers, an epic story about duty and fate, riddles,… and a ring!

Categories: The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits
Genres: Epic
Places: None
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 12    |    Word count: 83940    |    Read Count: 321
Completed: No    |    Updated: 12/27/16    |    Published: 11/16/14
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Eager as Fire and Staunch as Steel by Zdenka

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Éowyn visits her brother, who has been imprisoned at Wormtongue's instigation.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Rohirrim: Éomer, Rohirrim: Éowyn
Genres: Family, Gapfiller, General
Places: Rohan: Edoras
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 787    |    Read Count: 262
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 11/09/16    |    Published: 11/09/16
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Becoming by Nath

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A young sentry challenges a stranger coming up the road... the start of a long friendship.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Northern Dúnedain: Dírhael, Northern Dúnedain: Halbarad, Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: General
Places: Eriador
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: Tales of the North
Chapters: 13    |    Word count: 29232    |    Read Count: 4219
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 11/06/16    |    Published: 06/03/12
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Insult and Injuries by Larner

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A captain of Gondor learns that perhaps it is best to be careful in what says to and about Hobbits.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: The Travellers (Frodo, Sam, Merry, Pippin), As a Group: Gondorians, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider
Genres: Character study, Drama, Friendship, Gapfiller, Humor, Short story
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 6491    |    Read Count: 296
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 09/30/16    |    Published: 09/30/16
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The Voice of the Waters by Zdenka

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Galadriel, testing the abilities of the Ring of Water, discovers an ancient power of the rivers.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Elf: Galadriel/Artanis, Other: Goldberry
Genres: General, Short story
Places: Lothlórien, The Old Forest
Times: 3-Third Age: early
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1718    |    Read Count: 257
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 09/27/16    |    Published: 09/27/16
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Writ in Water by Zdenka

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A series of seven drabbles about Nargothrond and those who became involved with its fate, based on a set of river-related prompts from Tolkien Weekly.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Celebrimbor, Elf: Celegorm, Elf: Curufin, Elf: Finduilas, Elf: Finrod Felagund, Elf: Gwindor, Elf: Lúthien, Elf: Orodreth, Original Female Character, Other: Huan the Hound
Genres: Drabble or Drabble series, Gapfiller, General
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 762    |    Read Count: 267
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 09/10/16    |    Published: 09/10/16
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The Deepest Pain by Linda Hoyland

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Aragorn is wounded for the first time.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Northern Dúnedain: Gilraen, Northern Dúnedain: Halbarad
Genres: Angst, Drama, Friendship, Hurt/Comfort, Romance-het, Short story
Places: Rivendell/Imladris, Arnor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2146    |    Read Count: 38
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 08/19/16    |    Published: 08/19/16
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The Return to the Light of Day by Larner

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Frodo finds someone unexpected as they release those held imprisoned in Lotho's Lockholes. 

A fixed-length ficlet: 313 words.

Categories: The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Boffin: Griffo, Hobbit: Sackville-Baggins: Lobelia
Genres: Angst, Character study, Drama, Filk, Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Gapfiller, Hurt/Comfort, Vignette
Places: The Shire: Michel Delving
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 340    |    Read Count: 365
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 08/02/16    |    Published: 08/02/16
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Drabbles: The Silmarillion and Unfinished Tales by Zdenka

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Drabbles set during the First and Second Ages of Middle-earth. (100 words as counted by MS Word and AO3.)

(This drabble collection is now closed. For newer drabbles, please see part 2.)

Categories: The Silmarillion, Unfinished Tales
Characters: As a Group: Dwarves, Edain: Nienor, Elf: Celebrimbor, Elf: Finduilas, Elf: Galadriel/Artanis, Elf: Irimë Lalwende, Elf: Lúthien, Elf: Maedhros, Elf: Nellas, Half-Elven: Elwing, Half-Elven: Eärendil the Mariner, Númenórean: Amandil, Númenórean: Erendis, Númenórean: Inzilbêth, Númenórean: Tar-Míriel, Original Female Character, Other: Thuringwethil
Genres: Drabble or Drabble series, Gapfiller, General, Horror, Romance-het, Romance-slash
Places: Beleriand, Eregion/Hollin, Númenor, Undying Lands
Times: 1-First Age, 2-Second Age
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 4. sexual content implied, 6. adult themes
Series: Tolkien Drabbles
Chapters: 26    |    Word count: 2689    |    Read Count: 1182
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/26/16    |    Published: 07/18/14
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Like the River Wandering by Zdenka

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Aredhel escapes from Nan Dungortheb and is aided by a daughter of the river.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Aredhel, Other: Goldberry
Genres: Alternate Universe, Hurt/Comfort, Romance-slash, Short story
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: middle
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1497    |    Read Count: 291
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/19/16    |    Published: 07/19/16
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Healing Hope by Nieriel Raina

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Some wounds go much deeper than skin and bone, and some lessons are learned through much pain and sorrow. When 3 year-old Estel is seriously injured, will those who love him come together as a family, or will the household be ripped apart by tragedy? One meddling old elf is determined to make sure everyone finds some healing while healing Hope.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Elf: Erestor, Elf: Glorfindel, Half-Elven: Elladan, Half-Elven: Elrohir, Half-Elven: Elrond, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Northern Dúnedain: Gilraen
Genres: Angst, Childhood, Family, Friendship, General, Hurt/Comfort
Places: Rivendell/Imladris
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 7    |    Word count: 23990    |    Read Count: 392
Completed: No    |    Updated: 06/29/16    |    Published: 04/01/15
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An excess of weather by Nath

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Life in Eriador can often be harsh, even more so when the weather becomes as much an enemy as Orcs or wolves. A look at how the Fell Winter of 2911 and the summer that followed it affected the Dúnedain. OCs and canon characters.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Half-Elven: Elladan, Half-Elven: Elrohir, Northern Dúnedain: Arador, Northern Dúnedain: Arathorn, Northern Dúnedain: Dírhael, Northern Dúnedain: Gilraen, Northern Dúnedain: Ivorwen, Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Action/Adventure, Drama
Places: Eriador
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: Tales of the North
Chapters: 10    |    Word count: 25369    |    Read Count: 3652
Completed: No    |    Updated: 05/31/16    |    Published: 12/20/14
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Unto the ending of the world by Nath

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Dark AU, diverging from the end of the Two Towers: Sauron regains his Ring in Ithilien, and a very bleak world emerges for those who survive the Ringwar to make their way in. Warning for character deaths.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: The Fellowship, As a Group: Elves, As a Group: Gondorians, As a Group: Hobbits, As a Group: Northern Dúnedain, As a Group: Orcs, As a Group: Rohirrim, As a Group: Ruffians, Dwarf: Gimli son of Glóin, Elf: Celeborn, Elf: Círdan, Elf: Galadriel/Artanis, Elf: Glorfindel, Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Gondorian: Denethor, Steward of Gondor, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel, Half-Elven: Elrond, Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain), Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Northern Dúnedain: Halbarad, Original Female Character, Original Male Character, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin, Other: Nazgûl/Black Riders/Ringwraiths, Other: Saruman/Cúrunir/Sharkey, Other: Shadowfax, Other: Treebeard, Other: Witch King of Angmar, Rohirrim: Éomer, Rohirrim: Éowyn
Genres: Action/Adventure, Alternate Universe, Angst, Drama
Places: Bree, Lothlórien, Rivendell/Imladris, Amon Sûl/Weathertop, Dunland, Fangorn Forest, Fornost, Gondor, Gondor: Dol Amroth, Gondor: Ithilien, Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor, Gondor: Pelargir, Gondor: the Pelennor, Paths of the Dead, Rohan: Dunharrow, Rohan: Eastfold, Rohan: Edoras, Rohan: Helm's Deep, Tharbad, The Anduin, The Angle, The Grey Havens/Mithlond, The Misty Mountains, The Shire
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring , 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 3. violence, 8. character death
Series: Different roads
Chapters: 46    |    Word count: 171815    |    Read Count: 4670
Completed: No    |    Updated: 05/15/16    |    Published: 12/19/14
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Hope in Her Words by Zdenka

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In the Houses of Healing, during the Battle of the Pelennor Fields, Ioreth and the woman she loves strengthen each other with unspoken words.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Ioreth, Original Female Character
Genres: Romance-slash
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 808    |    Read Count: 310
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/12/16    |    Published: 05/12/16
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Little Mercy by Suzelle

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Something stirs in the barrows of the Dúnedain.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Northern Dúnedain: Other Canonical Northern Dúnedain
Genres: Action/Adventure, Drama
Places: Arnor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 9603    |    Read Count: 152
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/30/16    |    Published: 03/30/16
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Lost and Found by Zdenka

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With the Silmaril lost, Maglor is driven by Elwing’s words to look for her children.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Maglor, Half-Elven: Elrond, Númenórean: Elros
Genres: Angst, General
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: late
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 6. adult themes
Series: At the Havens of Sirion
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 676    |    Read Count: 324
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/20/16    |    Published: 03/20/16
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Hope For No Safety by Zdenka

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Elwing's defiance at the Havens of Sirion.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Maglor, Half-Elven: Elwing
Genres: Drama, General, Short story
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: late
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 6. adult themes
Series: At the Havens of Sirion
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1063    |    Read Count: 356
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/16/16    |    Published: 03/16/16
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A New Life by Ellynn

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A few moments of a celebration in a village in Gondor, a year after the War of the Ring, seen through the eyes of a young girl.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Original Female Character, Rohirrim: Éowyn
Genres: General, Romance-het, Vignette
Places: Gondor: Ithilien
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1074    |    Read Count: 636
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/23/16    |    Published: 01/23/16
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