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The Shadow of War by Rhymer

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It's fourteen years since the fall of Sauron, and Gondor is at peace. But old enemies are stirring beyond her borders, and some have infiltrated Minas Tirith itself, and are waiting for the time to strike…

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Dwarf: Gimli son of Glóin, Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Gondorian: Mablung, Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain), Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Original Male Character, Rohirrim: Éomer, Rohirrim: Éowyn
Genres: Action/Adventure, Drama, Epic, General
Places: Gondor, Gondor: Ithilien, Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor, Rhovannien
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 26    |    Word count: 155812    |    Read Count: 6924
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 06/20/15    |    Published: 05/31/15
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Dealing with Bullies by Larner

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Merimac Brandybuck has good reason to be glad that Cousin Frodo has consulted him as to how best deal with bullies.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, Challenge Stories
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits, Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merimac, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master)
Genres: Angst, Character study, Coming of Age, Family, Friendship, Gapfiller, General, Hurt/Comfort, Short story
Places: The Shire: Brandy Hall
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 3652    |    Read Count: 643
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 06/02/15    |    Published: 06/02/15
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Short Accounts of Middle-earth by Nieriel Raina

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A collection of drabbles and double drabbles as counted by MS WORD, focusing on various characters in Tolkien's legendarium.

Categories: The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion
Characters: Dwarf: Gimli son of Glóin, Elf: Erestor, Elf: Galion, Elf: Glorfindel, Elf: Haldir of Lorien, Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Elf: Maglor, Elf: Thranduil, Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel, Half-Elven: Elladan, Half-Elven: Elrohir, Half-Elven: Elrond, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain), Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Original Male Character, Other: Bill the Pony, Other: Sauron/Annatar/the Dark Lord, Rohirrim: Éomer, Rohirrim: Théoden
Genres: Character study
Places: None
Times: 0-Pre-First Age, 3-Third Age, 3-Third Age: early, 3-Third Age: middle, 3-Third Age: late, 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring , 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring, 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 4. sexual content implied
Series: Undying Friendship Series
Chapters: 34    |    Word count: 7743    |    Read Count: 1039
Completed: No    |    Updated: 03/27/15    |    Published: 05/30/14
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The Master and the Gardener's Apprentice by Dreamflower

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Saradoc Brandybuck has an interesting conversation with young Samwise.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Brandybuck: Saradoc, Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise
Genres: None
Places: The Shire: Bag End
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1571    |    Read Count: 815
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/06/15    |    Published: 03/06/15
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25 Rethe, S.R. 1422: The Three Travellers Remember by Dreamflower

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A double inverted dribble, remembering the day the Ring was destroyed.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain)
Genres: Poetry
Places: The Shire
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 102    |    Read Count: 677
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/23/15    |    Published: 02/23/15
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Lessons in Leadership by Linaewen

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Merry seeks advice on how to cope with his feelings of inadequacy.  A character study written for the 2014 Potluck Challenge at LotR Community Challenges.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Boromir son of Denethor, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master)
Genres: Character study
Places: Rivendell/Imladris
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: 89. 2015 January Challenge: Potluck
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1667    |    Read Count: 728
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/08/15    |    Published: 02/08/15
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Time With Maps by Linaewen

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Merry learns that time spent with maps is time spent wisely. Written for the 2014 Potluck Challenge at LotR Community Challenges from a Bunny Hutch prompt where one of the hobbits gets a chance to have a private conversation with an Elf of Elrond's household.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Elf: Erestor, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master)
Genres: Gapfiller
Places: Rivendell/Imladris
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: 89. 2015 January Challenge: Potluck
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 637    |    Read Count: 671
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/05/15    |    Published: 02/05/15
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Taking Matters Into Their Own Hands by Shirebound

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Aragorn is tended in Rivendell by four very determined healers.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain), Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider
Genres: Friendship, Hurt/Comfort
Places: Rivendell/Imladris
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 670    |    Read Count: 1264
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/05/15    |    Published: 01/05/15
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Bedtime Stories by Certh

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Sometimes the simplest question is the beginning of a wondrous tale.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Brandybuck: Estella (Bolger), Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Other Canon Hobbit
Genres: Family, Gapfiller, General, Vignette
Places: The Shire: Brandy Hall
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 407    |    Read Count: 929
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/03/15    |    Published: 01/03/15
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Intertwined by Karri

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Upon reaching Hollin, Sam's curiosity leads to a demonstration of elven magic

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain)
Genres: Friendship
Places: Eregion/Hollin
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1252    |    Read Count: 784
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/03/15    |    Published: 01/03/15
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A Holiday Feast by Larner

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Bilbo Baggins is determined that this Yule Feast will be one of special magnificence.  My Advent calendar for 2014.

Categories: The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits, Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Esmeralda (Took), Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merimac, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Brandybuck: Saradoc
Genres: Childhood, Drabble or Drabble series, Family, Fluff, Friendship, Gapfiller, General, Vignette
Places: The Shire, The Shire: Bag End, The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 26    |    Word count: 3003    |    Read Count: 11674
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 12/26/14    |    Published: 12/01/14
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Trial and Error by Ysilme

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Merry and Pippin love to eat, love to cook, and love to try out new recipes. Sometimes, this is not as easy as it looks.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain)
Genres: General, Humor
Places: The Shire
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: Mathoms - Drabbles and Ficlets for many occasions
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 872    |    Read Count: 924
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 11/22/14    |    Published: 11/22/14
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A Golden Summer's Day by Dreamflower

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Young Frodo and little Merry slip off for a picnic during a visit to the Great Smials. (Written as my birthday mathom in 2009).

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master)
Genres: Childhood, Family, Fluff, Frame story (tale-within-a-tale), Friendship
Places: The Shire: Great Smials
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2282    |    Read Count: 857
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 11/07/14    |    Published: 11/07/14
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Sweet Memories by Dreamflower

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Merry recalls his fifth birthday, and how Frodo helped him celebrate. Written in 2005 for hobbit ficathon, on LJ. One-shot, book-verse. Slightly angsty fluff, or slightly fluffy angst; take your pick.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Esmeralda (Took), Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Brandybuck: Saradoc
Genres: Angst, Childhood, Family, Fluff, Frame story (tale-within-a-tale), Friendship
Places: The Shire: Buckland
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2140    |    Read Count: 671
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 11/05/14    |    Published: 11/05/14
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Where There's a Will...There's Merry by Dreamflower

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Frodo has a cold, and little Merry's not supposed to go near him. There is only one conclusion to a war of wills between Merry and his nursemaid. (Written in 2006 for Anso the Hobbit's birthday.)

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master)
Genres: None
Places: None
Times: None
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2139    |    Read Count: 841
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 11/02/14    |    Published: 11/02/14
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At Crickhollow by Dreamflower

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Merry and Pippin settle into their new home. (Written in 2005 for Dana).

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain)
Genres: Family, Friendship
Places: The Shire: Buckland
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1727    |    Read Count: 958
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 10/28/14    |    Published: 10/28/14
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Thain Peregrin: the First Days by Garnet Took

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The first few days of Peregrin's time as Thain were challenging, to say the least, but they helped him grow into the best Thain the Shire had ever seen.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Hobbit: Took: Diamond (of Long Cleeve), Hobbit: Took: Eglantine (Banks), Hobbit: Took: Everard, Hobbit: Took: Faramir (Thain), Hobbit: Took: Ferdibrand, Hobbit: Took: Pimpernel, Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain), Hobbit: Took: Reginard
Genres: Drama, Family, Romance-het
Places: The Shire: Great Smials, The Shire: Tookland
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: 4. sexual content implied, 5. mild sexual content
Series: None
Chapters: 5    |    Word count: 10589    |    Read Count: 391
Completed: No    |    Updated: 08/04/14    |    Published: 07/27/14
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A Blessed Journey by Shirebound

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A small but significant moment during the Fellowship's final day in Rivendell.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain), Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider
Genres: Friendship
Places: Rivendell/Imladris
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 649    |    Read Count: 975
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/19/14    |    Published: 07/19/14
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A Hobbit Walking Party by Dreamflower

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A journey to celebrate the Midsummer holiday in the year of Shire Reckoning 1418 is marred by secrets. (Written for the July 2014 FLF challenge, "Summer Breeze")

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, Challenge Stories
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain)
Genres: Family, Friendship, Gapfiller
Places: The Shire
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: 83. 2014 July Fixed-Length-Ficlet Challenge: Summer Breeze
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 221    |    Read Count: 552
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/16/14    |    Published: 07/16/14
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Feature Lords of Gondor by Linaewen

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Boromir survives the attack upon Amon Hen and attempts the journey home to Gondor before war with Mordor breaks out.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Dwarf: Gimli son of Glóin, Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Gondorian: Boromir son of Denethor, Gondorian: Denethor, Steward of Gondor, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Gondorian: Imrahil, Prince of Dol Amroth, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain), Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Original Male Character, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin, Other: Treebeard, Rohirrim: Elfhelm, Rohirrim: Éomer, Rohirrim: Théoden
Genres: Action/Adventure, Alternate Universe, Epic
Places: None
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 19    |    Word count: 51642    |    Read Count: 12632
Completed: No    |    Updated: 06/24/14    |    Published: 02/28/12
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The Swallow by Rhymer

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Having said his last farewells to the Shire, Merry visits Edoras and its King one final time.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain), Rohirrim: Éomer
Genres: Angst, Friendship, General, Short story
Places: Rohan: Edoras
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 4290    |    Read Count: 959
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/30/14    |    Published: 03/30/14
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The Music of the Land by Dreamflower

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Bilbo, Frodo and Sam introduce young Merry to a Hobbiton tradition. (a recipe!fic written for Back to Middle-earth Month 2014).

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits, Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise
Genres: Childhood, Family, Fluff, Friendship, Recipe fic
Places: The Shire
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2136    |    Read Count: 1294
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/27/14    |    Published: 03/27/14
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Rounded Up in the Woods by Dreamflower

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During the Scouring of the Shire, Merry and Pippin go after the last of the Ruffians. NEW! (Written for LOTR GFIC challenge to write a story with no dialogue.) One-shot; Book-verse. Rated for violence.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain)
Genres: Action/Adventure, Friendship, Gapfiller, Short story
Places: The Shire
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: 3. violence
Series: 79. 2014 March Challenge: Show Don't Tell
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 824    |    Read Count: 265
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/24/14    |    Published: 03/24/14
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Last Summer by Rhymer

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It is one year on, and the Shire has never been more glorious. But to the hobbits of the Fellowship, even the sweet taste of summer can stir memories of the winter that has passed.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain)
Genres: Character study, Friendship, Gapfiller, General, Recipe fic
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring , 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 5424    |    Read Count: 770
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/20/14    |    Published: 03/20/14
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Garnet and Gold by Rhymer

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Long after the end of the Fourth Age, a unique treasure is uncovered in what was once the Shire. This is the story of some of those who owned it, and why they cherished it, and how they passed it on.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Morwen Steelsheen, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Original Female Character, Rohirrim: Éowyn, Rohirrim: Thengel
Genres: Drama, General
Places: Gondor: Ithilien, Rohan: Dunharrow, The Shire
Times: 3-Third Age: late, 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring , 4-Fourth Age, 5-Post-Fourth Age, Multi-age
Warnings: None
Series: 70. 2013 June Challenge: The Jewels of June, 77. 2014 January Challenge: Potluck
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 5141    |    Read Count: 3341
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/01/14    |    Published: 02/01/14
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