Proof that [[SturgeonsLaw the remaining 10% is worth living with Sheldon for]] here:

These are recommendations made by {{Troper}}s for ''Series/TheBigBangTheory'', all of which have been signed. After a few samples, you will be able to judge whether you might be interested in the 'fic, based on who recommended it. ''No-name recommendations will be '''{{zapped}}'''.'' Nobody would back up the rec. Discussion of the recommendation is welcome on the discussion page. As such discussion is important, do remember to add the discussion page to the watchlist, if need be.

Do warn when a fanfic may head into [[BetterThanCanon non-canon]] territory. Some people just don't like it, and as we all know, {{Shipping}} is SeriousBusiness.

[[WMG:[[GenFic General Fics]]]]

''[[ Moonpie and Meemaw]]'' by damalur
* Recommended by Lyanna
* ''Status'': Complete
* ''Synopsis'': Meemaw comes to visit. She brings her pet [[spoiler:velociraptor]]. HilarityEnsues.

''[[ The Parallel Worlds Proof]]'' by amtrak12
* Recommended by trimeta
* ''Status'': Complete
* ''Synopsis'': When Penny notices a large blue police box in the guy's apartment, she thinks they just bought another prop off of eBay...but something far stranger is going on. Crossover with Series/DoctorWho.

''[[ The Pon Farr Paradigm]]'' by Nocturnias
* Recommended by force42
* ''Status'': Complete
* ''Synopsis'': Sheldon thinks he is going through a pon farr and decides he must mate. Sheldon/Penny FRIENDSHIP, not romance. If you do not know what pon farr is, you need to watch the classic Star Trek episode "Amok Time."

''[[ The Male Pregnancy Conundrum]]'' by noelia_g
* Recommended by Baby Moondancer
* ''Status'': Complete
* ''Synopsis'': You read that title right -- [[MisterSeahorse Sheldon gets knocked up.]]
* ''Tags'': MPreg

[[ The Pony Infatuation]] by Awesome Will V1
* Recommend by Paycheckgurl
* ''Status'': Complete
* ''Synopsis'': Raj becomes a [[MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic brony]] to the confusion and annoyance of everyone else, Amy starts spending more time with Bernadette, which causes problems for Howard, and Leonard and Sheldon start a new Friday night anime tradition (and keep having to watch Penny's picks). HilarityEnsues.

[[ Sheldon Discovers TV Tropes]] by Jane Poirot
* Recommend by MissBreeziness
* ''Status'': Complete
* ''Synopsis'': As the author writes: ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin. What if Sheldon found the TV Tropes page? Answer: TV Tropes ruins Sheldon's life...and Sheldon ruins all the tropers'.

[[ Coping Mechanisms]] by Concupiscence66
* Recommend by Paycheckgurl
* ''Status'': Complete
* ''Synopsis'': Dr. Beverly Hofstadter, feeling her age, reflects on her life. In her efforts not to be like her capricious parents, she wonders if she's gone too far in the opposite direction. She is everything she set out to be and yet remains unsatisfied.

[[WMG:[[{{Shipping}} Shipping Fics]]]]

''[[ The Last of Us]]'' by Mattuf1
* Recommended by [[Tropers.LorgSkyegon Lorg Skyegon]]
* ''Status'': Complete
* ''Pairing'': Sheldon/Penny
* ''Synopsis'': After Leonard, Raj, and Howard and Bernadette move away, Penny and Sheldon become roommates. That is, until Penny realizes that she has fallen in love with him.

''[[ The Potted Orchid Proposition]]'' by rj_anderson
* Recommended by: [[Tropers.KathrynShadow Kathryn Shadow]]
* ''Status'': Complete
* ''Pairings'': Sheldon/Penny
* ''Synopsis'': "Sheldon has a plan, but will Penny be willing to go along with it?"

''[[ They Don't Understand You]]'' by Wolf Maid
* Recomended by: [[Tropers/HopelessRomance Hopeless Romance]]
* ''Status'': Complete
* ''Pairings'': Sheldon/Amy.
* ''Synopsis'': Shamy from Sheldon's point of view.

''[[ The Third Party Accumulation]]'' by Webuiltthepyramids.
* Recomended by: [[Tropers.HopelessRomance Hopeless Romance]]
* ''Status'': Complete
* ''Pairings'': Leonard/Penny
* ''Synopsis'': Penny finds herself pregnant with Leonard's baby. It's completely unplanned so the natural freak out occurs.

''[[ Your End Game Must Be Suicide]]'' by damalur
* Recommended by Lyanna
* ''Status'': Complete
* ''Pairings'': Sheldon/Penny
* ''Synopsis'': An AU and rather dark look at how a student/professor relationship between Sheldon and Penny would work out.

''[[ The Paladin Protocol]]'' by SpaceAnJL
* Recommended By: StudiousJones, @/KathrynShadow, S3ek. Troper/AgProv
* ''Status'': Complete
* ''Pairing'': Sheldon/Penny, some Leonard/Penny
* ''Synopsis'': Every journey has to start somewhere. This one starts when Penny finds an alternative to paintball, and Sheldon dusts off some old skills.''

''[[ the road ahead is clear again]]'' by [[ Lauren]]
* Recommended By: Cass
* ''Status'': Complete
* ''Pairing'': Penny/Raj, Sheldon, and her career (at various times), Howard/Bernadette, Leonard/Priya, and Raj/Amy
* ''Synopsis'': Penny’s had enough of being a failure. If she can’t succeed at what she wants to, then damn it, she’s going to succeed at what she knows she’s good at.

''[[ The News Article Significance]]'' by DefyGravity18
* Recommended By: HalfDemonCali
* ''Status'': Complete
* ''Pairing'': Mainly Sheldon/Penny, with Howard/Bernadette and Leonard/Amy on the side.
* ''Synopsis'': Penny knows what she wants in life. At least, she used to. Howard and Bernadette's wedding sets off a series of events which will change her life forever. Plans change and Penny will have to learn the hard way how to adapt. (Taken from FF.Net.)

''[[ The Relationship Evolution]]'' by MusicKat18
* Recommended by Paycheckgurl
* ''Status'': Complete
* ''Pairing'': Sheldon/Amy (with Leonard/Penny and Howard/Bernadette in the background).
* ''Synopsis'': The evolution of Shamy.

"[[ The Fledgling Attachment Quandry]]" by ShellyStark
* Recommended by Mislav
* ''Status'': Dormant
* "Pairing": Sheldon/Penny (AU: during their pre-teen years)
* "Synopsis": AU. At age of nine, Penny moves in Texas with her family and befriends Sheldon.