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Blackavar's Gift by Loganberry

  • Recommended by Quintus
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Blackavar's sudden death brings unhappiness and confusion to the Watership warren. Soon Hazel finds himself fighting to keep his warren together, and along the way learns some surprising truths about his own rabbits.

Watership Down The New World by Sharks Potter

  • Recommended by Toon Guy
  • Status: Complete, though a sequel is ongoing.
  • Synopsis: After a Third World War and the deaths of his wife and child, Alan Johnson is called out of his depression for one last mission. However, somehow he is thrown into a new world different from the one he left, populated by the rabbits of one of his favorite books. But with not only Efrafans to worry about, but humans from his past, Alan and his new friends are going to have to fight for their survival in the past and the future....
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  • Tags: Alternate Universe

Lilys Adventures In Watership Down by Gothem317

  • Recommended by Spartan 626
  • Status: Incomplete, though still ongoing
  • Synopsis: A lost hutch rabbit named Lily is captured by the Sandleford Owsla after the loss of her home, but she joins a group of rabbits who flee their warren in search of a new home. Despite her lack of living in the outside world, Lily learns to adapt living in a new world, whilst a relationship between her and a certain impetuous rabbit blooms.

Around the World by Chipster-roo

  • Recommended by Hereward
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: When Fiver and his mate are trapped in the back of a hrududu during a raid on Nuthanger Farm, Hazel launches a rescue attempt that ultimately takes the two groups on an adventure far beyond the horizon. Along the way they leave some lasting impressions on rabbitry and mankind alike.