Birth of the Serpent King – Chapter Twelve

Chapter Twelve Harry was sitting in the chair Sirius favored whenever he was forced into sitting in the Headmaster’s office. The fury boiling in his gut was so overwhelming that he could hardly even think. Draco was sitting across from him—sprawled elegant and lazy like a predator. Dumbledore swept through…

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Birth of the Serpent King – Chapter Eleven

Chapter Eleven Professor Stone was an imposing man and his place in the center of the dueling stage settled Harry. The minister and his reporter were on the front row of the audience and he really didn’t want to be involved with the man after it was over. He hoped…

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Birth of the Serpent King – Chapter Ten

Chapter Ten He woke with the sun on his face and Draco rubbing his ass against his morning wood. Harry groaned and sighed as he settled on hand on Malfoy’s hip to still him. “Good morning.” Draco stretched leisurely and relaxed against Harry. “You’ve ruined my fun, Potter.” He laughed.…

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Birth of the Serpent King – Chapter Nine

Chapter Nine Harry didn’t know what kind of mother Lily Potter would’ve been. He wanted to believe that she would have been nothing like Petunia except that Petunia had obviously loved her own son beyond reason. His own mother had sacrificed herself in love—a love some might say was beyond…

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Birth of the Serpent King – Chapter Eight

Chapter Eight King’s Cross was packed with more people that Harry could ever remember seeing and it was obvious why as the first person caught sight of him. Dobby appeared in front of him in seconds and a shield spread out around him. The crowd was pushed back as the…

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Birth of the Serpent King – Chapter Seven

Chapter Seven THE MINISTRY FOR MAGIC REVEALS LONG HIDDEN PROPHECY. BOY WHO LIVED HAS BEEN CHOSEN TO END YOU-KNOW-WHO’S REIGN OF TERROR! “Bloody goddamned hell!” Sirius shouted as he tossed the Daily Prophet across the table at Remus. He watched his best friend absorb the news headline, growing increasingly pale.…

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Birth of the Serpent King – Chapter Six

Chapter Six The other members of the Order leaped to their feet at Bill Weasley’s sudden apparition right into Sirius’ kitchen. They hadn’t been aware that he’d been added to the wards in that way and Sirius just shrugged when they all turned to stare at him. “He’s Harry’s bodyguard…

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Birth of the Serpent King – Chapter Five

Chapter Five “The look on Fudge’s face…” Bill wiped tears off his face and sighed. “Sirius, you would have died laughing had you been there. I had to bite my own tongue to keep from bursting.” Sirius smirked into his tea. “His father was always blunt like that.” He looked…

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Birth of the Serpent King – Chapter Four

Chapter Four The Burrow was bustling people and Harry found himself pushed into place between Ron and Hermione without much of a pause in the conversations that were already going on when he had arrived with Remus and Padfoot. He was surprised that even Percy had shown up. Since Percy…

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Birth of the Serpent King – Chapter Three

Chapter Three “Mr. Potter has claimed his title.” Dumbledore sat back in his chair and watched the members of the Order adjust to this news. “And he has refused to return to his Aunt’s house citing previously unreported abuse and neglect.” “You said you’d make sure he couldn’t claim his…

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Birth of the Serpent King – Chapter Two

Chapter Two Harry woke on his birthday with a sense of purpose he’d rarely known in his young life. He was going to take care of his future and by the time he finished a few people were going to be answering to him. He was half-dressed when the door…

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Birth of the Serpent King – Chapter One

Title: Birth of the Serpent King Author: Keira Marcos Fandom: Harry Potter Pairing: Harry/Draco Genre: Romance, Alternate Universe Rating: R (sexual situations and violence) Word Count: 105,062 Betas: Chris King & Ladyholder (all remaining mistakes are the author’s fault) Warnings: Written by an American author who attempted to use every…

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