Fic Title: an he were, I would burn my study
Genre: romance, backstory
Why This Must Be Read: "Benedick and Beatrice, pre-Much Ado." If you've ever felt the palpable history between Beatrice and Benedick this story is for you. On top of that the author manages to bring to life Beatrice's fierce, independent nature and complicated familial relationships that gels wonderfully with her later character.