Fan Fic / Harry Potter And The Boy Who Lived

Harry Potter and the Boy Who Lived is a Harry Potter Alternate Universe Fic where Harry is NOT the Boy Who Lived. That's his brother, Nathan. Harry becomes a bookworm who embraces his pureblood heritage. Upon arriving at Hogwarts he ends up ostracized and becomes disillusioned with the school, opting to to transfer to Drumstrang Institute of Magic where he finds his place.

It subverts, and avoids the majority of generic tropes associated with this type of fanfic.

This fanfiction contains the following tropes:

  • Break the Haughty: Calypso's fathers cruel methods made her the strong person she is more recently they have started to break her.
  • Break the Badass: Harry, Child Prodigy, and Badass Book Worm was physically and mentally broken as part of a punishment in one chapter.
  • Child Prodigy: While Harry skips several grades, and is a very talented wizard he is still out-classed by much older students (during his first couple of years), and the professors.
  • Dark is Not Evil: Not everyone who practices the Dark Arts are evil, however they aren't nice either.
  • Official Couple: Viktor and Kira. And recently Harry and Calypso.
  • Sibling Yin-Yang: Nathan and Harry
  • The Rival: Kira and Calypso to each other. It usually takes their respective boyfriends to keep them from killing each other when they are in the same room.