Only A Boy

Length: 250k
Reviews: 3k+
Genre: Fantasy, Thriller
Time Frame: Hogwarts 1st – 5th Year
Status: Book Two in Progress

Merlin has fulfilled his destiny. Albion is alive and beautiful, and magic is no longer feared in the land. He doesn’t have to hide his powers and he doesn’t have to polish anyone’s armor. But then, at the signing of a document to commission the building of the first magical school: Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, Merlin is suddenly and violently jerked forward over a thousand years in the future. He has a new destiny to fulfill. Now he has to attend this school, hide the fact that he’s the Merlin and defeat a Dark Lord that’s messing with magic he knows nothing about.

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Praise for Only A Boy

As good as JK Rowling’s book one is, I like yours better. Thank you very much for the time, care and effort you have put in to make this one of the best stories I have ever read.


I swear there is magic and power in your words, because no tale, or writer I’ve come across has ever been able to enchant me so easily as you do, your tales are so whimsical, so light yet heavy and dark at the same time, the characters themselves are filled with such odd souls and life that is so precious and beautiful to behold and I fear I’ll lament and cry when this tale is complete and should you ever find your time as a writer come to end, that will be a terrible day indeed, because when one has a gift with words such as you do, the thought of any of their tales ever ending is heartbreaking and too painful to dwell on. Your words are simply awe inspiring, thank you so much for writing, for making such worlds come into existence, for creating such tales and having these wonderful characters come into being, please continue, and thank you.

–Queen Guinevere Pendragon

This fic was phenomenal. I was so wary about starting this because it looked so promising and I didn’t want to get my hopes up. Let me just say that whatever hopes I had are nothing compared to the wonder this fic turned out to be. I was completely swept up and away by this amazing story. Completely. I EVEN MISSED THE NEW YEAR COUNTDOWN because I was so engrossed in reading the story that I didn’t hear my friends/family calling me. D:

–Reiko Katsura

Absolutely amazing!
I have to admit, I had doubts at first about reading a HP crossover without Harry, but you’ve blown any doubts out of the water. Unlike a few others, this isn’t just a rewrite of the stories, but its own tale with the same characters; the epitome of brilliant fanfiction, of course.


Wow, just…wow. There are no other words to describe this story, so I think I’ll leave it that. Thank you for writing and, more importantly, publishing it here for us to read. It was truly a joy to read. So just, Wow, and thank you.


This is fabulous! I absolutely love your plot line. The way you smoothly move from chapter to chapter and from scene to scene is amazing! I love this story and I am really looking forward to the next update!


I’d say a whole lot more, but, really, this story is simply breathtaking. It’s unique, it’s different, yet it brings in many concepts from both fandoms that us readers do wonder how on Earth no one else has thought of doing so…


Once the sun rains warmth upon us no more; my love for this tale will continue to soar.

The life of Emrys is far from its mortal end; and to his soul and dreams the creator must tend.

Truths and ideas will upon our hero dawn; but hope it will be ‘fore Riddle’s second spawn.

We pledge our love, our hearts, our souls; to cherish this epic after the cooling of its coals.

–Unnatural Deeds