30 RockYou Are Cordially Invited
, Liz and Jack, and pot-luck and dancing and blackmail.Jury Duty
. This could actually be an episode of the show, it's so perfect.
Anne Bishop - Ephemera seriesGardening
Lovely behind-the-scenes moment for Glorianna.
Arrested DevelopmentOf Ninjas and Peppermint Ice Cream
Gob and Michael pick Maeby up at school.Domestic Disturbances
This is another one of those almost could be an episode! ones.
Arrested Development/ Stephen Colbert crossoverBang! Bang! My Baby Shot Me Down
""Mae-by!" he repeats slowly. Which is always a bad sign, in her experience. "Wishy-washy un-American name, missy, and you won't catch me saying it again. I'm going to call you ... Definitely." He gives her hand a firm shake ("Stephen T Colbert") and follows it with a swooping motion forward in his chair, attempting to unbutton his jacket in the process. The whole thing would have succeeded in being almost impressive had he not initially misjudged the position of the button, instead swiping at midair, leading to a very undignified swerve."
Battlestar Galactica (classic)Too Late Is Better than Never
--Short, sweet Starbuck/ Apollo drabble.Beginnings
--And Apollo plays Starbuck, which is a nice change.
Blades of GloryFive Very Important Life Lessons
--Cute and funny.
Bourne Identity series (movie) Three Dead Men and the Women Who Did Not Mourn Them
--Dark and troubling and utterly suited to the Bourne-verse.Footsteps Ran Past
Jason Bourne, and his ghosts.
--Casey and Sarah, and the downside of undercover work.
Diana Gabaldon - Lord John Grey series Aid and Comfort
fic, which is lovely and bittersweet and fantastic: brotherhood and death, first love and history, and beautifully written and true to the books.
Diana Gabaldon - Outlander series Paris in the Snow
--lovely, brief Claire and Jamie scene.
Diana Wynne Jones - Chronicles of Chrestomanci Turnabout
--Mordecai and Rosalie drabble, very much in the spirit of the original.Christopher's Elephant
--Lovely, long Chant family fic.http://www.yuletidetreasure.org/archive/42/ofdogs.html
""I think of lots of things on my own," Millie said. "And I'm past the stage where I think everything in books is real. I did go to school on my own, you know. And I got married to a huge prat. No book can adequately describe that sort of feeling."
Dodie Smith - I Capture the Castle Written by candle-light
Dorothy Dunnett - The Lymond Chronicles Noughts and Crosses
--Lymond/ Gabriel, and Jerott, watching, which is something I hadn't even really dared to dream about.The Time That Thou Hast Lost and Spent
and Mon coeur se recommande a vous
are both about Kate and Adam, set at the end of Checkmate
, and they are very clearly written for the same prompt, and deal with it similarly, and yet are entirely different. Which is one of the most brilliant things about fanfic.