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    April 7th, 2008

    A Romance, With Dragons

    A Romance, With Dragons by Crookshanks22

    Summary: Meanwhile, in eastern Europe… Charlie Weasley tries to put his life back together after the war. A fairy tale for grownups, with Weasleys galore, Tonks, Remus, Viktor Krum, and plenty of dragons. Written postHBP, refers to deceased characters. Romance, 11,398 Words.

    Guest Rec’d By: Allie Meril (allie_andromeda)

    Why You Should Care: Crookshanks22 does an excellent job with Charlie and Katie Bell, creating backstories for them that work well in terms of them getting together as a couple. I really loved the analysis of why people marry so young in the wizarding world: that was a topic I’d never seen addressed before in a fic, and it made a lot of sense. The story also shines in creating a successful wizarding atmosphere outside of Britain.

    Why You Might Not Care: It’s a pure romance story, with no driving plot except the characters getting together. So if that isn’t your cup of tea… Other than that, I can’t think of any reasons! Go forth and read!

    posted by afterthree

    4 Responses to “A Romance, With Dragons”

    1. allie_meril Says:
      April 8th, 2008 at 9:21 am

      Excellent! :)

      (The html is a bit wonky in the allie_andromeda link, just fyi…)

    3. afterthree Says:
      April 8th, 2008 at 9:25 am


    5. passenger Says:
      August 22nd, 2008 at 7:39 am

      Well, the story is AU, Tonks & Remus are alive and some other AU detailes are also bit disturbing.

      But yeah, nice. Charles gets so little attention usually, I just have to like the story, where he’s got the main role.

    7. Ros Says:
      February 4th, 2009 at 6:17 am

      Passenger, the story is not AU. As it says in the review, it was written post-HBP.