Genres: Childhood
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River Calls Me Home by Zdenka

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Bits of memory from Elrond's early childhood. (Double drabble.)

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Half-Elven: Elrond, Half-Elven: Elwing, Númenórean: Elros
Genres: Childhood, Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), General
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 205    |    Read Count: 462
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 11/05/15    |    Published: 11/05/15
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The Mûmak by Armariel

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The children of King Elessar are about to witness an exciting event.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Eldarion, Original Female Character
Genres: Childhood, General, Humor, Short story, Vignette
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 822    |    Read Count: 515
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 10/23/15    |    Published: 10/23/15
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Links in a Chain by Karri

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An obsolete craft provides the links in a chain that connects the First Age to the Third.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Half-Elven: Elladan, Half-Elven: Elrohir, Half-Elven: Elrond, Half-Elven: Eärendil the Mariner, Númenórean: Elros
Genres: Childhood, Family, Friendship, General
Places: Rivendell/Imladris, Beleriand, Mirkwood/Eryn Lasgalen/Greenwood the Great
Times: 1-First Age: late, 3-Third Age: middle
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 3548    |    Read Count: 574
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 10/12/15    |    Published: 10/12/15
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Finding the Way by Linda Hoyland

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Aragorn and Arwen are concerned abour Eldarion.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Eldarion, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Original Male Character
Genres: Action/Adventure, Childhood, Drama, Family, Fluff, Friendship, Humor, Short story
Places: Gondor, Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2622    |    Read Count: 456
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 10/04/15    |    Published: 10/04/15
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Into the East by Karri

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Little Legolas wants to know how they came to the Greenwood.

Categories: The Hobbit
Characters: Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Elf: Thranduil
Genres: Childhood, Family, Fluff
Places: Mirkwood/Eryn Lasgalen/Greenwood the Great
Times: None
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1285    |    Read Count: 465
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 09/17/15    |    Published: 09/17/15
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Salsify And Chocolate Lembas by Nieriel Raina

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On a trip to Imladris, Legolas learns about Estel's favorite, if strange, food. A story inspired by my wonderful ALEP family. Dedicated to Alexia Silvermoon

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Half-Elven: Elrond, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider
Genres: Character study, Childhood, Fluff, Friendship, General, Short story, Vignette
Places: Rivendell/Imladris
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1183    |    Read Count: 760
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 08/29/15    |    Published: 08/29/15
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The Starlit Sky by Makalaure

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Elrond's account of his boyhood with the Fëanorians.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Maedhros, Elf: Maglor, Half-Elven: Elrond, Númenórean: Elros
Genres: Angst, Character study, Childhood, Coming of Age, Drama, Family, Gapfiller, General
Places: None
Times: 1-First Age
Warnings: 1. use of profane or obscene language, 3. violence
Series: None
Chapters: 11    |    Word count: 31001    |    Read Count: 515
Completed: No    |    Updated: 08/17/15    |    Published: 04/03/15
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Aredhel and the Marring of Bliss by just_jenni

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Aredhel, Celegorm and Curufin were great friends as youngsters.  This story tells of their relationship as children, and of Aredhel's desire to leave the city of Gondolin where she lives with her brother, King Turgon, so that she may visit her cousins, whom she greatly misses.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Aredhel, Elf: Curufin, Elf: Eöl, Elf: Fëanor, Elf: Maeglin
Genres: Childhood, Family, Gapfiller, Romance-het
Places: Gondolin, Undying Lands: Aman, Undying Lands: Valinor
Times: 1-First Age: late
Warnings: 5. mild sexual content
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 985    |    Read Count: 83
Completed: No    |    Updated: 08/16/15    |    Published: 08/16/15
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The First Edition of Drabbles for the 100-Drabble Challenge by NirCele

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This collection includes: #19 - The Lion and the Mouse; #34 - A Book; #35 - Let's Play A Game; #45 - Valinor; #50 - First Word; #54 - Cold; #59 - Feuds; #62 - I Am Flying! All starring elves, whether they be adults or elflings! Also stars Elrohir and Elladan (as elflings!) Galadriel, and a kitten!

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion
Characters: As a Group: Elves, Elf: Celeborn, Elf: Celebrian, Elf: Erestor, Elf: Galadriel/Artanis, Elf: Glorfindel, Elf: Lindir, Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel, Half-Elven: Elladan, Half-Elven: Elrohir, Half-Elven: Elrond
Genres: Action/Adventure, Angst, Childhood, Drabble or Drabble series, Drama, Family, Friendship, General, Humor, Hurt/Comfort, Tragedy
Places: Lothlórien, Rivendell/Imladris, The Grey Havens/Mithlond, Undying Lands
Times: 3-Third Age, 3-Third Age: early, 3-Third Age: middle
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: Drabble Collections for the 100-Drabble Challenge
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1666    |    Read Count: 571
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 08/05/15    |    Published: 08/05/15
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Daughters, Sisters, Wives by Rhymer

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"I should have given you sisters," her mother said. "This is such a place of men." This is a tale of Éowyn and the girls and women who might have been friends in the years of her childhood, the dark years of her growing, and in the years yet to come.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Lothíriel of Dol Amroth, Original Female Character, Rohirrim: Éowyn
Genres: Character study, Childhood, Coming of Age, Friendship
Places: Rohan: Edoras
Times: 3-Third Age: late, 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 3965    |    Read Count: 355
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/24/15    |    Published: 07/24/15
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The New Folk by Larner

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An Elven child has questions regarding the new arrivals to Tol Eressea.  FLF, 313 words.

Categories: The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Elves, Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin
Genres: Character study, Childhood, Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Friendship, Gapfiller, Vignette
Places: Undying Lands: Tol Eressëa
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: 95. 2015 July Challenge: Arrivals and Departures
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 336    |    Read Count: 455
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/21/15    |    Published: 07/21/15
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Bright Things by Zdenka

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Newly arrived at the Havens of Sirion, the child Elwing tries to comfort herself with memories.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Nimloth, Half-Elven: Dior, Half-Elven: Elwing
Genres: Angst, Childhood, Family, General
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: late
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 931    |    Read Count: 736
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/02/15    |    Published: 07/02/15
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Isilmë's Gift by Talullah

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Isilmë has a visitor.

Categories: Challenge Stories
Characters: Númenórean: Isilmë, Númenórean: Tar-Aldarion
Genres: Character study, Childhood
Places: Númenor
Times: 2-Second Age
Warnings: None
Series: 94. 2015 June Challenge: Wisdom
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2547    |    Read Count: 337
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 06/26/15    |    Published: 06/26/15
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Ion Nin by Cassie Hughes

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A short, sweet moment in time for Thranduil and a young Legolas. Written for a Teitho alphabet challenge where the first sentence had to begin with the letter A, the second with the letter B, the third C... you get the picture. 

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Elf: Thranduil
Genres: Childhood
Places: Mirkwood/Eryn Lasgalen/Greenwood the Great
Times: None
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 990    |    Read Count: 510
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 06/26/15    |    Published: 06/26/15
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The Trouble With Good Intentions by Cassie Hughes

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An elfling discovers squirrels are not always cute, books don’t mix well with water and a kings time is very precious.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Elf: Thranduil
Genres: Childhood
Places: Mirkwood/Eryn Lasgalen/Greenwood the Great
Times: None
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2358    |    Read Count: 584
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 06/18/15    |    Published: 06/18/15
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Imperfection by Linda Hoyland

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Gilraen is worried about Estel's strange behaviour.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Northern Dúnedain: Gilraen
Genres: Angst, Childhood, Coming of Age, Family, Fluff, General, Humor
Places: Rivendell/Imladris
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1116    |    Read Count: 442
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 06/11/15    |    Published: 06/11/15
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Fears in the Night by Tiny Teddy Bear

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Yes. It was definitely a whimper, a small terrified child's whimper, and it was coming from the doorway to Thorin's room.

Categories: The Hobbit
Characters: Dwarf: Fili, Dwarf: Thorin Oakenshield
Genres: Childhood, Family, Fluff, Hurt/Comfort, Short story
Places: None
Times: None
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 685    |    Read Count: 664
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 06/05/15    |    Published: 06/05/15
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Hope Grows by Karri

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A collection of ficlets featuring Estel.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Half-Elven: Elrond, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Northern Dúnedain: Gilraen
Genres: Childhood, Family, Fluff
Places: Rivendell/Imladris
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 4    |    Word count: 3244    |    Read Count: 1852
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/26/15    |    Published: 12/27/14
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Memento Mori by My Blue Rose

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While sick with fever, Estel has a strange dream. Written for the March Teitho Challenge "Sickness".

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion
Characters: Half-Elven: Elrond, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Vala: Námo/Mandos
Genres: Childhood, General, Vignette
Places: Undying Lands: Valinor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1372    |    Read Count: 926
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/19/15    |    Published: 04/19/15
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One Final Boat Ride upon the River by Larner

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What led Primula and Drogo Baggins to take that one last boat ride upon the Brandywine, and what happened there?

Categories: The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits, Hobbit: Baggins: Drogo, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Baggins: Primula (Took)
Genres: Angst, Character study, Childhood, Drama, Family, Frame story (tale-within-a-tale), Gapfiller, Horror, Tragedy
Places: The Shire: Brandy Hall, The Shire: Buckland
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 3. violence, 6. adult themes, 8. character death
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2705    |    Read Count: 158
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/06/15    |    Published: 04/06/15
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Mice and lice are not nice by Nuredhel

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Thranduil gives in and buys his son some cute little mice...big mistake, BIG mistake...It is up to Radagast to put an end to the menace...

Legolas and some other elves are forced to stay in an inn with some dwarves when they suddenly find themselves sharing more than just a roof over their head.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Dwarves, As a Group: Elves, Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Elf: Thranduil, Other: Radagast the Brown/Aiwendil
Genres: Alternate Universe, Childhood, Comedy, Family, Friendship, Humor, Hurt/Comfort
Places: Mirkwood/Eryn Lasgalen/Greenwood the Great
Times: 3-Third Age: middle
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 2    |    Word count: 8185    |    Read Count: 1840
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/02/15    |    Published: 04/02/15
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Instruction In Youth by Nieriel Raina

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Undying Friendship Series. The Prince of Mirkwood takes on a dubious task…instructing a young Estel about life from the elvish proverbs.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Half-Elven: Elrond, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider
Genres: Action/Adventure, Character study, Childhood, Friendship
Places: Rivendell/Imladris
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: Undying Friendship Series
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 4140    |    Read Count: 456
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/14/15    |    Published: 03/14/15
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The Gardener's Tribute by Larner

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Why would Frodo plant dandelions atop Bag End?

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, Challenge Stories
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Baggins: Dora, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Boffin: Griffo, Hobbit: Gamgee: Hamfast "the Gaffer"
Genres: Character study, Childhood, Coming of Age, Family, Fluff, Friendship, Gapfiller, General, Short story
Places: The Shire: Bag End
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: 91. 2015 March Challenge: Back to Middle-earth Month
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2298    |    Read Count: 500
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/12/15    |    Published: 03/12/15
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Fish to Fry by Larner

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Sometimes even Hobbits get sore tummies!

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, Challenge Stories
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Gamgee: Daisy (the younger), Hobbit: Gamgee: Hamfast "the Gaffer", Hobbit: Gamgee: Marigold, Hobbit: Gamgee: May
Genres: Childhood, Family, Friendship, Gapfiller, Hurt/Comfort, Short story
Places: The Shire: Bag End, The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: 91. 2015 March Challenge: Back to Middle-earth Month
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2187    |    Read Count: 551
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/12/15    |    Published: 03/12/15
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The Water's Song by Nieriel Raina

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Undying Friendship Series. Thranduil's family spends a day in the wood, but something happens that is unexpected and never forgotten. 1060 Third Age.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Elf: Thranduil
Genres: Character study, Childhood, Family
Places: Mirkwood/Eryn Lasgalen/Greenwood the Great
Times: 3-Third Age: middle
Warnings: None
Series: Undying Friendship Series
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1886    |    Read Count: 659
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/04/15    |    Published: 03/04/15
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