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Title: A Way To Die
Genre: Romance, Drama
Word Count: ~1,600
Completed on: 27 March 2011
Summary: When Castle and Beckett are locked together in the freezer, they find comfort in each other. Set during 3x17, "Countdown".
Note from mesmerising: I would like to thank the amazing mierke for her awesome help in compiling this list of recs. ♥
1. bloodwrites - Letters from home
Genre: Romance, Correspondence
Summary: Correspondence and a burgeoning relationship between Booth and Brennan after the season 5 finale
2. Imloopy - A real vacation
Genre: Kid!fic, Fluff, Drama
Summary: Agent Booth is in hospital. Bones offers to care for Parker temporarily. But will it turn out to be the real vacation she was imagining? How close do you feel to someone by living their life? And will Parker ever learn to ride his bike?
3. fated_addiction - Inventions of the human body
Summary: “Tonight, there’s no room at the bar.” Philosophy requires little thought or action. Most of the time, things just happen.
4. daygloparker - The hows and the feel of the spine
Genre: Romance, AU (from ‘Double Trouble in the Panhandle’)
Summary: "So maybe Brennan never has that revelation on the high wire."
5. _hazelnutcoffee - Everlong
Summary: Along the way, they solve more murders. But mostly, they grow old together.
tocourtdisaster - They shouldn’t work, but somehow, they do
tv_fan_girl - They belong together
1. helens78 - A few of my favorite things
Genre: Humor, Romance
Summary: Castle works his butt off trying to find the right Christmas present for Beckett, with commentary from everyone.
2. fialka - When to fold ‘em
Genre: Hot, Short
Summary: “He comes up behind her as she's waiting for her coffee to finish dripping through the machine.”
3. elzed - Kitchen confidential
Summary: Castle and Beckett finally resolve that UST...
4. Kavi Leighanna - California Dreaming
Summary: Castle manages to convince Beckett to come to California with him. Beckett expects a relaxing week, but Castle has other ideas.
5. xashtheartistx - Pancakes
Genre: Future Fic
Summary: “As Kate Beckett opened her eyes, she realized she was going to have to face the events of the night before.”
NB: Don’t forget to check out the other stories in this series, by browsing the castle tag
1. serene_quill - Dead bodies are never part of the plan
Genre: Angst, Case file, AU
Summary: Based on prompt “What if Ryan used to work undercover trying to expose a drug ring?”
2. [Bad username: katwithallergies ] - Phantoms in the early dark
Genre: Hurt/Comfort, Fluff, Angst
Summary: Ryan had it by far the worst, so why did Esposito feels like he was losing it? (Post-‘Knockdown’)
3. jessicalynn8383 - Castle 221 ‘Verse
Genre: Romance, AU (following ‘Den of thieves’)
Summary: Each story is a chapter in Javier Esposito and Kevin Ryan’s relationship.
4. serenitymeimei - White tulip
Summary: "Detective Javier Esposito hated crying."
5. stageira - You shook me all night long
Summary: Esposito just doesn’t see that his partner wants him, really wants him. Which leads Ryan to some cheating and a few rather kinky gifts. Maybe Esposito will get the hint then?
1. voleuse - Sweet and parched
Summary: Everything wears her down.
2. graae - Afterthought
Summary: Chase can't stop thinking about his night with Cameron and decides to get some answers - what he ends up getting is more than he bargained for.
3. angua9 - No regrets
Genre: Missing scenes
Summary: “The day Alison Cameron was exposed to the AIDS virus she ran a stop sign on her way home.”
4. ohno_fairies - The other side of Kafka
Summary: A patient exhibits mysterious symptoms, but that's not nearly as interesting to House as the condition plaguing one of his employees. Foreman is irritated, Cameron is frustrated, and Chase has a problem all his own.
5. vitawash24 - The arrangement
Summary: A lighter version of Chase/Cameron, post-Hunting
1. anythingbutgrey - The limits of who we are
Genre: Post-series, Sad
Summary: “It’s like re-learning to speak. That’s the only way she can describe it. Language tastes different in her mouth, stale and foreign and not hers. Speech should belong to people who have the words to go with it. Kate has lost hers.”
2. bekahl2013 - Memory
Genre: Sad, S6 AU
Summary: Kate remembers.
3. angela_weber - Let it be a lie
Genre: AU, Mix of happy and sad
Summary: “Repetition is his only constant. He memorizes the address, the room number, her new name--this time he will ask for "Noreen," for "Anna," for "Susan."
4. kell887 - Looking at your life sitting in the bottom of a glass
Summary: Based on the prompt: “One of the Losties find a very drunk Jack in a bar and decides to help him out.”
5. ozmissage - Family Portrait
Summary: "They eat and she counts how many times Jack refills his wine glass as she listens to Aaron babble about his toy train."
angela_weber - Push-and-pull
1. doylefan22 - Distraction
Genre: Correspondence, Humour
Summary: Nick gets distracted during one of the more dull meetings he has to attend.
2. Northernexposure - Another day
Genre: Romance, Fluff
Summary: Nick Cutter is not her type.
1. mab - A sudden and violent blow
Rating/Warning(s): G, Canon character death
Summary: “Shock. There is that word again, floating up in his brain to remind him why he can't feel his face.”
2. alyse - Christmas caresses
Genre: Humour, smut
Summary: Christmas is a time for unwrapping all of your presents.
3. thewritingbug - Triptych
Genre: Romance, Humour, Angst
Summary: When another Connor Temple from a different time and place comes through an anomaly and into their lives, Abby and Connor have decisions to make and tensions to resolve.
4. spoons1899 - Masquerade
Summary: Post-finale (S2). After many nights staying home in the flat, Abby decides they should go out.
5. temaris - Can’t help acting on
Summary: Connor/Abby, dangerous creatures, caves and a little romance.
prehistoriccat - Connor/Abby
1. Kelex and Dianann - Marathon shower
Genre: First time, Romance, Angst
Summary: Based on the fourth season episode, "Gone". These are the lost scenes.
2. Livia - Fidelity
Summary: Lois felt a breeze on her face. She dropped her cigarette, took half a step and pinned it to the concrete without looking.
3. mskatej - Lick
Summary: Clark and Lois pick up where they left off, with spectacular results.
4. El Duderino - Capacity for good
Genre: Novel-length, Plot
Summary: Trilogy. Clark comes to Metropolis, Superman is 'revealed to the world,' old friends and enemies reappear, and choices are made. I'm hoping to seed a few ideas for further fanfics throughout this story.
5. SunRei - Above alt else
Genre: Novel-length, AU, Mystery, Action, Romance
Summary: An alternate universe retelling of the fateful meeting between Clark Kent and Lois Lane. The tale begins the day they meet at the Daily Planet and how fate, flight, and fancy shape how they grow from there. If you think you know the secret, think again...
1. demotu - A matter of time
Genre: Action/Adventure, Drama, Angst
Summary: A time travelling, action-adventure, romance-filled science fiction romp ensues when Ianto runs into Jack in the fifty-first century after an accident with a vortex manipulator. Laser blasters, alien dance clubs, mercenaries, a little too much public sex for Ianto's tastes, sneaky plans and circular logic can be found here.
2. mhalachaiswords - Pocket watch boy
Summary: Ianto Jones is a very different sort of boy. (wee!Time Lord!Ianto)
3. leofuller - The time traveller’s husband
Genre: Sad, AU
Summary: Every now and then I find a fic where something happens to make Ianto immortal, so that he and Jack can stay together forever, and I always think that it’s too easy and I don’t like it. I got to thinking about what might happen instead, and this is what came to me.
4. kiwi_from_hell - Glass
Summary: The Torchwood Institue has always reminded Ianto of glass. It's physics and sex.
5. transtempts - Intent
Rating/Warning(s): R, Spoiler through 1x08
Summary: Ianto made the first move, but he isn't sure of the second