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Paper Bag Diplomacy by galaxysoup (G)
Princess Elizabeth has vanquished the Dragon and danced off into the sunset. Too bad the story doesn't end there! Now she has a kingdom to run and some very uppity neighbors to manage. Her only weapons: a half-burnt country, a certain way with words, and the kind of moxie that lets her bluff a dragon while armed only with a paper bag...
fandom:small_fandom  yuletide_recs  pairing:gen  genre:humor  genre:post-canon  length:medium  fandom:paper_bag_princess  rating:g  recs_by_jenna_marianne  medium:art 
february 2013 by epic_recs
Cherish the Day by tvashti (PG-13)
Fame, travel, marriages successful and failed, children...maybe it's purely by the force of Rachel's personality, but somehow they remain friends.
fandom:small_fandom  yuletide_recs  recs_by_epona34  rating:pg-13  genre:post-canon  genre:domestic  genre:friendship  genre:future  fandom:bodyguard  pairing:het 
february 2013 by epic_recs
The Cuckoo's Agenda by vanillafluffy (G)
There is more than just a scientific breakthrough on the table when the second Ariane Emory meets with a spacer of humble origins. Or, as the Author's note put it, "a young woman confronting Ari II with an important discovery and suspicions about Ari's part in her life."
fandom:small_fandom  yuletide_recs  pairing:gen  genre:post-canon  genre:drama  fandom:cyteen  length:medium  rating:g  recs_by_jenna_marianne 
february 2013 by epic_recs
from the wolf's eyes by billtheradish (G)
He loved the little human-cub, who smelled of food and did not recognize a wolf.

He only wanted to help.
fandom:fairytale/mythology  genre:drama  length:short  pairing:gen  recs_by_jenna_marianne  rating:g  yuletide_recs  from delicious
january 2013 by epic_recs
The Browncoat Ball, Fanish Shindig, and Pop Culture Hootananny by fresne (PG)
Before Rising, the annual Browncoat Ball was held in August.

After the dead rose, there were no more gatherings. There were no more balls.

But fans, they find a way.
fandom:small_fandom  fandom:newsflesh_trilogy  genre:crack  genre:humor  length:short  pairing:gen  recs_by_lolitakun  rating:pg  yuletide_recs 
january 2013 by epic_recs
Look and Listen by Yahtzee (PG)
Jeff called her Mrs. Lonelyhearts, and called him the Songwriter. But they looked out their windows too ...
fandom:small_fandom  fandom:rear_window  genre:drama  genre:romance  length:medium  pairing:het  recs_by_ficreader1  rating:pg  yuletide_recs  from delicious
september 2012 by epic_recs
Galatea, Shaped By His Hand by tielan (PG-13)
The intersection of Jason Bourne's paths with Nicky Parsons and Pamela Landy. Some things change. Some things don't.
fandom:small_fandom  fandom:bourne_identity  genre:drama  genre:future  genre:post-canon  length:medium  pairing:gen  recs_by_epona34  yuletide_recs  from delicious
may 2012 by epic_recs
Masks Upon Masks by Misachan (PG-13)
She knows what Mindy wants. She knows what Hit-Girl wants. She has no idea what the middle even is anymore.
fandom:small_fandom  fandom:kick_ass  genre:future  genre:post-canon  length:medium  pairing:het  recs_by_ficreader1  rating:pg-13  yuletide_recs  from delicious
april 2012 by epic_recs
DIY for Beginners by Lamardeuse (NC-17)
Danny is worried that the temptations of the big city will lure Nicholas back to London, but what can Sandford offer that will tempt him to stay?
fandom:hot_fuzz  genre:first-time  genre:humor  pairing:slash  recs_by_ficreader1  rating:nc-17  yuletide_recs  pairing:danny/nicholas  from delicious
april 2012 by epic_recs
Dallased (Intro to Dream Interpretation 101), by lorax (PG-13)
"So this isn't a fake-out plot device. It's a cut-away fantasy sequence episode, where we feature a number of different unlikely sequences that provide a break from the regular format while still showing recognizable traits of the characters." Abed dreams about being the Inspector, and it starts a trend.
fandom:community  genre:crack  genre:crossover  genre:humor  length:medium  pairing:gen  recs_by_lolitakun  rating:pg-13  yuletide_recs 
january 2012 by epic_recs
Getting to Know You by miss_pryss (NC-17)
They’d saved the country, dammit. They deserved some fucking fun, and they were too lame to have any.

“That’s it,” Matt said, making a decision. “We’re going to do this, McClane. No excuses. We are too awesome to be so boring.”
yuletide_recs  rating:nc-17  recs_by_jenna_marianne  pairing:slash  pairing:john_mcclane/matt_farrell  length:medium  genre:romance  genre:post-canon  genre:humor  genre:first-time  fandom:die_hard_4  from delicious
january 2012 by epic_recs
Dear Aristotle by CrunchySalad (G)
In a letter to Aristotle, Hephaiston documents a brief detour to Meiza, the site of his formative education. Unfortunately, what was supposed to be a peaceful few days reminiscing about old times is interrupted by two strange men the likes of which Hephaiston has never seen.
fandom:bill_&_ted  genre:epistolary  genre:humor  genre:time-travel  length:medium  pairing:gen  recs_by_jenna_marianne  rating:g  yuletide_recs  fandom:small_fandom  from delicious
january 2012 by epic_recs
With One Eye Open by Medie (PG-13)
Following their escape from the xenomorphs, Ripley is taking no chances, and makes sure that all of their little crew--Hicks, Bishop, Newt, and maybe even Jonesy--make it through.
fandom:small_fandom  yuletide_recs  rating:pg-13  recs_by_jenna_marianne  pairing:het  pairing:gen  length:medium  genre:drama  genre:au  fandom:aliens 
january 2012 by epic_recs
He Kindly Stopped For Me by serenissima (G)
DEATH (of Discworld) and Death (of Sandman) meet "during an inter-dimensional crisis, as one does," and fall in love.
fandom:discworld  fandom:sandman  genre:crossover  genre:romance  length:short  pairing:het  recs_by_jenna_marianne  rating:g  yuletide_recs  fandom:small_fandom 
november 2011 by epic_recs
Wait Wait Don't Eat Me by Nestra (G)
"We're going to be cutting our show a little short today, because, as you may have heard, there's an apocalypse happening! But we didn't let the election of Barack Obama stop us, and we're not going to let the zombie hordes stop us either."
fandom:fake_news  fandom:npr  genre:crack  genre:humor  genre:parody  genre:supernatural  length:short  pairing:gen  recs_by_jenna_marianne  rating:g  yuletide_recs  fandom:small_fandom  medium:podfic 
october 2011 by epic_recs
Tokens of Affection
It seemed to Nicholas that there had always been an element of answering-back in the gifts that he and Danny gave each other.
fandom:hot_fuzz  genre:humor  genre:romance  pairing:slash  recs_by_slyprentice  yuletide_recs  rating:pg-13  pairing:danny/nicholas 
september 2010 by epic_recs
There's No I in Team
The Motivator (aka Alan Giverny) comes to town, equipped with rampant cheer and an endless supply of TEAM-emblazoned office products! Will the Sports Night team survive?
fandom:sports_night  genre:humor  length:long  pairing:casey/dan  pairing:slash  recs_by_jane  yuletide_recs  rating:pg-13 
september 2010 by epic_recs
The Boys in the Band
When PoP gets inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the band gets together for the ceremony. Reminiscenses, regrets, and reconciliations follow.
fandom:music_and_lyrics  genre:drama  genre:established_relationship  genre:friendship  length:medium  pairing:gen  recs_by_jane  yuletide_recs  rating:pg  fandom:small_fandom 
september 2010 by epic_recs
A Few of My Favorite Things
Castle is *determined* to get Beckett the perfect present. If he could just figure out what that is.
fandom:castle  genre:fluff  genre:holiday  length:short  pairing:gen  recs_by_jane  yuletide_recs  rating:g 
september 2010 by epic_recs
Noir Enough
Perry has two rules for Harry: do not take cases and do not touch his guns. Harry never has been very good at following the rules.
fandom:kiss_kiss_bang_bang  genre:action/adventure  genre:drama  genre:mystery  genre:pre-slash  length:medium  pairing:harry/perry  pairing:slash  recs_by_jane  yuletide_recs  rating:pg-13 
september 2010 by epic_recs
Most Likely
Fifteen years after the movie, Brian's life didn't quite turn out as well as everyone had expected.
fandom:breakfast_club  genre:drama  genre:post-canon  length:medium  pairing:slash  recs_by_jane  yuletide_recs  rating:r  fandom:small_fandom 
september 2010 by epic_recs
What They Say About Gay Medievalists
When a book that may or may not have been written by a homosexual medieval saint goes missing, it's up to Eddie and Monty to find it. An impressive number of gay medievalist jokes ensue.
fandom:keen_eddie  genre:case_file  genre:humor  genre:pre-slash  length:medium  pairing:slash  recs_by_jane  yuletide_recs  rating:pg 
september 2010 by epic_recs
Night of the Brotherhood of the Very Secret Thing by Quasar
When Brisco and Socrates find a very beat-up Bowler, Socrates decides that Bowler must be a werewolf (just go with it). Brisco's not so sure.
fandom:adventures_of_brisco_county_jr  genre:case_file  genre:humor  length:medium  pairing:slash  recs_by_jane  yuletide_recs  rating:pg-13  fandom:small_fandom 
september 2010 by epic_recs
When Sunshine finds a bug in her brain she realizes (with Con's help) that she's going to have to do something about the Goddess of Pain.
fandom:robin_mckinley_(sunshine)  genre:drama  genre:post-canon  genre:supernatural  length:medium  pairing:gen  recs_by_jane  yuletide_recs  rating:pg  fandom:small_fandom  fandom:robin_mckinley 
september 2010 by epic_recs
The Show Must Go On
The Further Adventures of the Actors of Galaxy Quest as they voyage into the eeeeevil!AU version of, well, The Further Adventures of the Actors of Galaxy Quest.
fandom:galaxy_quest  genre:action/adventure  genre:humor  genre:post-canon  length:medium  recs_by_jane  yuletide_recs  rating:pg  fandom:small_fandom 
may 2010 by epic_recs
New Life
You know how in most fairy tales a baby has a christening where s/he gets blessed by fairies (one of which inevitably turns out to be evil)? Virginia and Wolf's baby gets one of those. Gift-giving ensues!
fandom:10th_kingdom  fandom:fairytale/mythology  genre:humor  length:medium  recs_by_jane  yuletide_recs  rating:g  fandom:small_fandom 
may 2010 by epic_recs
Cultural Exchange
This fic is nearly impossible to summarize, so I'll just give you some highlights: Performance artist breaks into Madame Tussaud's! Eddie/Pippin! A Miss Moneypenny sex hallucination featuring bonus Superintendent Johnson! Eddie/Johnson with Pippen being the Best Wingman Ever!
fandom:keen_eddie  genre:humor  length:medium  recs_by_jane  yuletide_recs  rating:nc-17 
may 2010 by epic_recs
The Royal Prat and the Cave of Destiny
When Merlin's discretion with regards to magic is finally reduced to physically covering Arthur's eyes while Merlin lights a magical fire, Arthur finally figures it out. Takes it quite well, really.
fandom:merlin  genre:fluff  genre:humor  genre:virgin  length:medium  pairing:arthur/merlin  recs_by_jane  yuletide_recs  rating:nc-17 
may 2010 by epic_recs
Itty Bitty and the H.O.G.
Emerson gets a new case and Olive (currently running her own Mac-and-Cheese restaurant) decides to come along and brings Pigby with her. Kick-ass banter ensues.
fandom:pushing_daisies  genre:humor  genre:mystery  genre:post-canon  length:medium  pairing:gen  recs_by_jane  yuletide_recs  rating:g  fandom:small_fandom 
january 2010 by epic_recs
Up Close and Personal
In an alternate ending to the movie, Alan is grabbed (very nearly literally) by a pack of velociraptors. He soon learns that raptors are far more intelligent than he'd ever imagined.
fandom:jurassic_park_universe  genre:action/adventure  genre:au  genre:drama  length:epic  pairing:alan_grant/billy_brennan  recs_by_jane  yuletide_recs  rating:r  fandom:small_fandom  pairing:slash 
january 2010 by epic_recs
The Aunt and the Ankh
Madeline Bassett (finally!) gets married and decides to have an Egyptian-themed reception. Surprisingly scantily-clad hijinks ensue.
fandom:jeeves_and_wooster  genre:humor  length:medium  recs_by_jane  yuletide_recs  rating:pg-13 
january 2010 by epic_recs
Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's a Megalomaniac in a Butterfly Suit
Dr. Venture gets invited to a conference in Vegas. Since everyone knows that Vegas is the place for half-assed scientists living off the coattails of their father's fame to buy sex scientists to network via conferences, Venture is definitely going. Unfortunately, Brock is still MIA after the events of the S3 finale, and so a desperate Dr. Venture turns to the only other person still speaking to him to act as a babysitter...
fandom:venture_bros  genre:crack  genre:humor  length:medium  pairing:gen  recs_by_jane  yuletide_recs  rating:r  fandom:small_fandom 
july 2009 by epic_recs
That Shall Achieve the Sword
When a group of very pissed-off sorcerers attack the royal family, Merlin has no choice but to use his magic in front of God and everyone to save them.
fandom:merlin  genre:angst  genre:drama  genre:humor  length:medium  pairing:gen  recs_by_jane  yuletide_recs  rating:pg 
january 2009 by epic_recs
Not With a Bang But a Whimper
After a few months of dating, Harmony sits Harry down and explains that she's polyamorous. Harry does not take this well. Thus begins the long slide from Harry/Harmony to Harry/Perry.
fandom:kiss_kiss_bang_bang  genre:drama  genre:humor  genre:post-canon  length:medium  pairing:harry/perry  recs_by_jane  yuletide_recs  rating:nc-17 
january 2009 by epic_recs
Adventure at Lindenlea
Tommy and Tuppence are undercover at a resort in Lindenlea attempting to ferret out who is selling government secrets to the enemy. Unfortunately they're having a tough time finding their way into the resort's inner circle, but thanks to one of Tuppence's trademark daring plans, they finally get in. Only to run into Tuppence's formidable Aunt Maud. Life? Just got *way* more complicated.
fandom:agatha_christie_novels  genre:action/adventure  genre:mystery  length:medium  pairing:gen  recs_by_jane  yuletide_recs  rating:pg  fandom:small_fandom 
january 2009 by epic_recs
On Ice by GreenFish (PG-13)
While our favorite trio of ex-spies (plus Tony Stark) are helping a woman escape from her evil wepons-dealing boyfriend, Fiona is kidnapped. It's up to the guys to save her.
fandom:burn_notice  fandom:marvel  genre:action/adventure  genre:crossover  length:medium  pairing:gen  recs_by_jane  yuletide_recs  rating:pg-13  fandom:iron_man  fandom:small_fandom 
january 2009 by epic_recs
Formerly Known As
A new year, a new scheme, a new relationship and a whole new Don Carey High.
fandom:gordon_korman_books  genre:humor  length:long  recs_by_trace_by_echo  yuletide_recs  rating:pg 
january 2009 by epic_recs
Changes by rusalka (PG)
Suddenly turning into a woman is actually the least surprising thing Steve has to deal with.
fandom:marvel  genre:humor  genre:genderswitch  length:medium  pairing:steve_rogers/tony_stark  recs_by_slyprentice  yuletide_recs  rating:pg 
january 2009 by epic_recs
Winter Words by stealthmuffin
Set after The Blue Sword, Harry and Corlath share their first winter together. But Damar's winter is three months of solid rain, and even the strongest relationship can crumble under the weight of a quarter-year of confinement.
fandom:robin_mckinley  genre:angst  genre:drama  length:medium  recs_by_jane  rating:pg  yuletide_recs  fandom:small_fandom 
november 2008 by epic_recs

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