March 1st, 2015

Nora

Four recs for Revolution AUs

The now-cancelled NBC show Revolution had a set of remarkable characters who were betrayed by an inconsistent, forgetful writing team which seemingly didn’t know what to do with the monsters they had created. As a result,  alternate universes flourish in the Revolution fic community, whether as a twist on canon, the popular 'no blackout AU', or a fusion with other shows.

Fandom: Revolution
Pairing: Charlie Matheson/Bass Monroe
Title: Yuanfen
Author: hayj
Link: http://archiveofourown.org/works/3209408/chapters/6981056
Rating/Warning(s): E
Word Count/WIP?: 34580/No
Recced By: jaq_of_spades

Why This Must Be Read: Personally, I’m not a fan of the soulmate trope. And all sorts of alarms went off when I realised this story started with a child claimed at birth by her all-powerful soulmate. But the story that hayj has crafted around this premise manages to navigate it in a way that Charlie Matheson makes her own choices, surrounded by a loving, supportive family as she matures into her position as the first lady of the Monroe Republic. Addictive and epic.

Special rec: 25/28

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That's my 28 recs for 28 days of February - thanks for letting me play in your sandbox, het-reccers!
St Berry Hello

"Research" by koalathebear (G)

For this month you get to see a slew of fics from fandoms that have recently pulled me back in.

First up...

Special Rec 01/31
Fandom: Terra Nova
Pairing: Maddy Shannon/Mark Reynolds
Title: Research
Author: koalathebear
Link: http://archiveofourown.org/works/322236
Rating/Warning(s): Gen
Word Count/WIP?: 375 / No

Why This Must Be Read: A cute little one shot that feels like it's a cut scene from the show. Just Maddy and Mark being sweet.