All Human AU
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|Related:||High School AU|
|See Also:||Alternate Universe, Magic AU|
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In an All Human AU, characters who are canonically non-human are now humans, with corresponding changes to their backstories. This is often seen in the Buffyverse with vampires (such as Angel, Spike, or Drusilla) being rendered human.
trobadora asked in a LiveJournal post about the attraction of All-Human AUs, and lots of people gave lots of answers that ran the gamut from badfic to easier to write to separating individual from identity.
- Bent Justice, by toobusy2write—a highly recommended Prison AU Angel/Spike fic, where Spike is an undercover agent sent to investigate a smuggling ring in a prison
- Ordinary People, by daegaer—widely recommended Good Omens story in which the angel Aziraphale and the demon Crowley are ordinary humans
- Wide Awake, by angstgoddess003—a popular Twilight fanfiction in which Edward Cullen is human and bonds with Bella over mutual insomnia and PTSD.
- Prowl by withfireandblood—a very popular Klaus/Caroline fic in The Vampire Diaries fandom, where Klaus is an escaped criminal and Caroline gets involved in his world by accident.
- Marriage of Convenience, a Klaroline marriage of convenience fic