hd_worldcup Fic Recs!
Title: Harry's Pockets
Prompt: 10. Well, you just let the kneazle out of the bag.
Summary: Clowns are downright creepy, Harry's always thought, so when he and Luna hire one to work in their Party Props shop, he prepares for the worst.
Draco as a clown? OMG y'all, it so works. My Team AU co-captain Joan, has written a gorgeous fic that features clown!Draco, Minister!Snape, and kind-of-living-as-a-muggle!Harry. And Joan's portrayal of Luna in this fic is one of the things I love the most. Go read it now!
Title: primum mobile, or ten forgotten things
Prompt: 20. Close your eyes and think of Hogwarts.
Wordcount: just over 4,000
Warnings: None, really.
Summary: The truth: logic isn't in the lump in his throat, in his stuttering pulse. He needs the certainty of his name on someone else's lips, which means he needs Malfoy...
says so much in just 4k words. I read it through 3 times, and discovered something new each time I read it. It's beautiful and I absolutely loved the way that Draco and Harry chose to work/stay together when it seemed like everything was falling apart. It's great!
Title: The Magical Mystery Tour
Prompt: 12. Keep your friends close, and your enemies stupefied.
Warnings: Minor language.
Summary: The Magical Mystery Tour is the must-see show of the Wizarding world, but when a new act joins up, events take a sudden and potentially deadly turn. Leave it to Harry Potter and his literary hero to save Draco Malfoy, and the day as well.
I have to admit, I wasn't too sure about this fic. The Hogwarts crowd in a circus? Seriously? However, I adore teganscrush
, so I gave it a shot. And I am so glad I did! It's hilarious! I love trailer-trash!Ginny, contortionist!Draco (I mean, how hot is that idea?), and the secret pairing she threw in cracked me up. You will love it!
Title: Comfort After Pain
Prompt: 4. Never tickle a sleeping dragon.
Warnings: Some blood and a few curse words.
Summary: When Harry decided to visit the Dragon Preservation Centre Britain, he hadn’t quite thought it would turn out this way.
Such a great use of the prompt! akiko88
's characterization of Harry and Draco was my favorite part of this story. I loved the cameo from Charlie, and the story is so detailed without being wordy. It's a great read!IF YOU NEVER LOOK AT ANOTHER PIECE OF H/D ART EVER AGAIN, YOU MUST LOOK AT THIS!!!
Title: The First Day Of Spring
Prompt: 6. No use in crying over spilt potion.
Warnings: Naked men.
Summary: Since Voldemort's death, winter has lasted for three years.
I AM DED. It's breathtaking, it's tragic, it's gorgeous and it's so many other words that I can't even think of right now. Just please go look at it. You'll be glad you did.