This is the current state of my Tolkien Legendarium fic recs list. It’s being updated as I remember fics I wanted to add/when I have time to go find things that I remember in my head as “that one story, with the elves,” etc.,
- On Adventures and Other Forms of Conduct Unbecoming of a Wizard - manic_intent
The AU where Bilbo is a wizard. Thorin/Bilbo
- Null and Void - laughingalonewithducks
Short. Cracky. Contains mountain goats and at least one spectacular pun. Melkor/Sauron.
- The Sacking - juin
Takes place during Akallabeth. Ar-Pharazon takes Sauron prisoner. Implied Melkor/Sauron.
- Bridging Troubled Waters - AraSigyrn
Gimli and Legolas discuss wedding plans with their parents. Legolas/Gimli
- Breaking - pherede
NSFW. Sauron/Maeglin/Morgoth. Short.
- as sunshine falls on the wretched - KivrinEngle
Canon AU. Bilbo does not quite adopt Kili. Gen.
- Feel Sorry For Me - Maedhbros
Manwe is a good brother. Melkor and Mairon are irritating prisoners. Sauron/Morgoth. Short.
- History Teaches Us - Drenagon
Time-travel fix it, gen.
- The Mediator - Mynuet
Fem!Bilbo/Thorin: “Hobbits are the shock troopers of polite society.”
- The Sons of Durin - KivrinEngle
Misunderstood-line-of-Durin-criminal-enterprise AU. Thorin/Bilbo
- The Far Green Shore - Quasar
Legolas and Gimli set sail. Follows book canon. Legolas/Gimli.