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    You fell in love many years ago, shyly, with a golden-haired friend. He was a Prince among Dwarrow, even in Exile, and you took a long time to realise that he looked your way as often as you did him.
    When he gave you a necklace for your birthday - a gift made by his own hand, no less - you thought he wanted the same thing you did. A week later, you realised you had simply been deceiving yourself, when he broke off whatever small flirtation you had managed.
    But you kept the necklace; making it a symbol of remembrance, touching it every time your heart wanted to smile at him. You never told him, of course, keeping your distance as best you could...

    This is what happened when Fili learned the truth.

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    Billa would never be the gentle creature that the hobbits of the Shire had wanted her to be, and that suited her just fine.
    She was no longer a hobbit of the Shire - she was a hobbit of Erebor.
    She had fallen in love with a king, and had that love returned. No other hobbit could say the same, and Billa would never regret it. She had everything that she could possibly want - a family, a lover and a little one on the way.
    But adjusting to life in the mountain, surrounded by dwarves, would have been hard enough without intending to marry their king. Dwarves were an incredibly secretive race, and having a hobbit live among them was odd enough, but having her sworn to their king and carrying his child... To say that some of them didn't approve would be an understatement, though Billa had more pressing things to worry about - like whether or not she was going to be a good mother, and how she could possibly endure being pregnant with a half-dwarven baby.
    She would need all the help she could get.

    The sequel to 'No Respectable Young Lady'.

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    Atina is NOT a fan of the hobbit franchise. She hated every second she spent suffering through it. As far as she's concerned, the entire world can be swallowed up in a giant fiery dragon burp. So WHY is she the one tasked with going on this 'adventure'? She sure as day doesn't want to be here and no one else wants her here either but HERE she is.. with no intention to fix a thing.

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    On an ordinary day in SA 1697, Narvi is - as often before - losing herself in work.

    On that same day, standing in a chamber of torture and looking at the battered body of the Elf he once proclaimed a friend, Annatar - better known as Sauron - realises that the Noldo is as stubborn as his grandfather, and will not reveal the location of the Three Rings.
    Delirious with bloodloss, desperate to thwart the evil he naively helped create, to make the pain stop, Celebrimbor remembers a snippet of an old bedtime story, the calm voice of his uncle speaking.

    He knows well the Songs of Power, knows how his House could do fantastical things through song, but he never really believed in the Song of Souls... until he is standing in an unfamiliar workshop, staring at a heart-breakingly familiar face.

    On an ordinary day in SA 1697, Narvi begins hearing voices... well, one voice.

     

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    Hi, all. Here's a story of Fili and Kili as youngsters.

    It's hard being a big brother to such an odd Dwarf. Kili's unusual looks - too tall, weird hair, spindly body, and almost no beard - don't bother Fili, but they certainly bother a right lot of bullies. Even Master Dwalin's extra fighting lessons can't keep Kili from regular beatings, because the bullies have started to gang up on him to do even more damage. This time, Fili's eagerness to try out his new sword leaves Kili unprotected for a few seconds, just long enough for a trio of roughnecks to kick him halfway to oblivion.

    If broken ribs, a concussion, and a gashed cheekbone aren't painful enough, Kili's shame is even more devastating. It makes Fili sick to see such despair in his brother's normally bright eyes. Fili vows that he'll put a stop to his brother's abuse, no matter what he has to do.

    The question is, what should he do?

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    This little story, or big depending on how you look at it, is not something that you would expect to hear about. It is not a story of great deeds, or about a great hero. She wasn't a hero. She was a fisher from Alaska doomed to a life she never would have chosen and quest that wasn't even hers. Her adventure was entirely unexpected. Or at least, that's how the story went.

    Part of series, but acts as a stand alone.

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    Dwalin Fundin/Ori Ri, Dwalin/Ori, Dwori, Balin Fundin/Dori Ri, Balin/Dori, Darlin. Soon Nori/Bofur, Eventual Fili/Sigrid, and Kili/Tauriel, Several OC dwarrows. Eventual Thorin Oakenshield/Bilbo Baggins, Thilbo, Bagginshield,
    Ori of the Brothers Ri is a freelance scribe in the poorest part of the City of Dale. He rushes to rescue his trouble-making elder brother Nori and finds a life, romance and food in the Mountain among royalty. Dori has secrets! And there’s nothing like a fairy-tale of scandal and lost nobility! The story is completely from Ori’s point of view. Expect appearances from Thror, Frerin (who is an utterly spoiled brat - apologies to Frerin worshipers), Lady Galadriel, Thranduil and practically everyone else. This is totally safe for Dain fans!
    Smaug never hatched and Isildur listened to Elrond (somebody has to) and the one Ring no longer exists. Sauron is just a bad guy with orc armies.
    There are some serious bits, but mostly it’s just a lively romp with food. Did we mention the food?

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    She turned her eyes to him. Their eyes met and woman drowned in their blueness. They were like the ocean. Deep, dark and mysterious. Beatrice was drowning, but only by looking in his eyes she felt she was breathing. She didn't understand how she could do such a thing: look at Thorin as if he had all the answers to her questions, as if he was air, when she had John?

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    A fifteenth member joins the company of Thorin Oakenshield. She is a well-trained, experienced warrior dwarf, the adopted daughter of Thror's General and Dwalin's perfect match. But both of their strong sense of duty get in the way of their happiness. Follows the story of the Hobbit and continues afterward. Aspects of LOTR, but probably won't get all the way.

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    Years have passed since the reclaiming of Erebor and Bilbo's ring forgotten…till now.

    Sequel to The Unexpected

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    The Lady Eowyn is unhappy with her uncle's refusal to let her fight. While Gimli, Legolas, and Merry try to cheer her up, Legolas discovers something very shocking about his best friend.

    Related to "Braiding Lessons" but stands on its own. Has very little to do with the actual customs of Rohan.

    Warnings for a female character hiding her gender to avoid misogyny, lots of gender-flipped characters, and related stuff.

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    Belladonna Baggins remembers fondly the stories of quests, adventures and warriors the wizard Gandalf the grey used to tell her, hoarding them like treasures, but one day of april, the wizard appears at her doorstep with thirteen dwarves and a plan to reclaim a lost kingdom and slay a dragon... Bella is chosen to fulfill a dangerous task; burgle the dragon Smaug. The lonely little Hobbit will sign away her life to aid Thorin Oakenshield, leader of the company and King under the Mountain. Bella will step out her round green door to face perilous adventures; trolls, orcs, goblins, giant spiders, skinchangers, elves and wizards. The kindly child of the west will pick up a sword to help her company, taking the mantle of a Burglar. will she be able to save her friends from the fire that awaits them? will she be able to find the light among the shadows of the past? she will steal the Jewel of the King...and his heart as well. is the worst behind her and her company, or is everything to end in fire?

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    He knew there were other options, maybe even a way out.

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    Balin insists the dwarves observe the religious ceremonies in exile, even though many of them believe Mahal has foresaken them.

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    After defeating the beast that terrorized Middle Earth, Thorin finds something in the dragon's horde that he has never seen before. He finds something more important than his family's treasure, and he intends to keep and care for it for as long as he is allowed.

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    By the governing law of the Shire, Bilbo Baggins found himself Thain and reluctant diplomat of the hobbits; which, perhaps he wouldn't have minded if the circumstance's were different. Although seeing as he should have been several times removed before he were to obtain such a title, a desolation had befallen Hobbiton and they found themselves without a home and many without their family.

    Yet, with no way to return to the rolling hills of the Shire, Bilbo Baggins found himself in quite the situation indeed; arranged by lords and royalty, to honour aged treaties and debts of old: his hand to be given off to a king he's never met, for the security and safety of his people, and never in all his years would he have thought his life to come to this.

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    Bilbo Baggins has sacrificed much for the company of Thorin Oakenshield, he faced a dragon and trampled across Middle-Earth. But now that the Lonely Mountain has been reclaimed and Thorin has fallen into the grasp of Gold-Sickness, Bilbo risks everything to save his family. But will he pay the price?

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    Three years after the adventure that took the Baggins twins to Erebor and back, life still has not quite settled. Bag End has gained two dwarves, but lost much of its luster and the little family is hanging together by one fraying thread. An invitation to a wedding might be the perfect way to bring people together, but bringing them together could also be the thing that tears them apart for good.

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    Going to “The Conclave” was a bad idea from the start but Cadash has done far more dangerous jobs than spying on a bunch of chatty robes arguing about a war as old as the dawn of time. Still, if The Carta was to keep making coin selling lyrium to the robes, they had to check out “the talks.”

    Becoming “The Herald Of Andraste” wasn’t something he was sold on from the get-go and it had nothing to do with being a dwarf. He was even less interested in being named “Inquisitor” after the move to Skyhold but if someone has to lead it might as well be the person calling the shots since Haven.

    And if he is (officially) going to call the shots, might as well make the most of things.

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    Khazad-dûm, in the Year 1325 of the Second Age of Middle-Earth.

     

     

    “Lord Durin. Trade with the Elves of Eregion would benefit us greatly. Their orchards are bountiful and their fields yield plenty.” Looking at Lord Brago, King Durin ignored the avarice in his councillor’s face and allowed himself to consider the proposal’s merit on its own terms, rather than what the Master of the Merchants’ Guild thought he could earn from it.
    “Very well,” he murmured, “we shall look into expanding our trade agreements with the Elves.”

     

    Later, he would both curse and marvel at the results of his decision.

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