A list of various naruto fanfics that I’ve liked. A enternal work in progress…. 🙂
A Drop of Poison by Angel of Snapdragons
Pairing/Characters: Naruto, Iruka, others
Summary: Iruka, due to a poison used by Mizuki, is unable to pass Naruto in time to graduate. Naruto uses his shadow clones to an amazing effect and begins the most epic prank of all time.
A Wrinkle in Time by rightforlife
Pairing/Characters: GEN; Naruto, Shikamaru, Lee, Kakashi, Hiruzen, Shikaku
Summary: The Fourth Shinobi War ended in disaster. They won, but at a price too great to bear. Given a second chance, what exactly can Konoha’s three most powerful men do? Timetravel.
Aberration by Rin O’ Gen
Pairing/Characters: OC, Naruto, Kakashi
Summary: The second she realized she was in the world of Naruto, Rae swore she wouldn’t interfere. Even so, looking at the shivering 8-year-old before her, she couldn’t help but hold him close. It’s not like one friend will change anything, right? T for violence and some language.
Accounting no Jutsu by daniel-gudman
Summary: Lots of people have postulated that Naruto’s good at financial planning. Let’s follow that thought a little farther into the future.
An Invincible Summer by Shannastoryteller
Pairing/Characters: Naruto/Sasuke; Itachi, Kakashi, Inoichi, others
Summary: When Naruto is five, he’s gutted by a drunken civilian and presumed dead. Six months later a girl with ash pale hair and dark blue eyes enters the Academy. Genderfluid!Naruto.
Backslide by Blackkat
Pairing/Characters: Naruto/Kakashi, side Naruto/Sasuke; Team 7
Summary: Sometimes, even the softest breath on still water can create tsunamis. Several weeks before meeting his genin team, Kakashi is sent to find a bounty hunter responsible for the deaths of five missing-nin, all rumored to be part of a secret organization. But Uzumaki Kurama ends up being far different than anyone expected, and ripples are starting to spread. Timetravel.
Better Left Unsaid by Kenchi618
Summary: Mizuki never got to shoot his mouth off at Naruto the night he took the Scroll of Seals. Other than skipping a half-manic monologue from him what exactly did this change for everyone’s favorite blonde ninja? Who knows? Rated M for language/later events.
Chunin Exam Day by Perfect Lionheart
Summary: Naruto finds he is flung back in time and must repeat the entire Chunin exam over and over and over, until he gets it right and possibly saves Konoha in the bargain.
Firefly by Reinamy
Pairing/Characters: Shino/Fem!Naruto; others
Summary: In which Aburame Shino is the moth and Uzumaki Naruto is the flame.
First Try by Lucillia
Pairing/Characters: Naruto, OC, Kakashi
Summary: Due to a quirk of fate, Naruto passes the Academy Graduation Exam on his first try. Because of this, his life takes an interesting turn before he joins Team 7 after Kakashi poaches him from his sensei.
First Try: Team 7 by Lucillia
Pairing/Characters: Naruto, Kakashi
Summary: A wiser and more experienced Naruto is forced onto a team he hadn’t wanted to join in the first place. However, as they say, “Those who break the rules are trash. Those who abandon their teammates are worse than trash.”. Sequel to First Try.
Geniuses of Hard Work by froznfox72
Pairing/Characters: Naruto/Hinata; Gai, Lee, others
Summary: Gai takes Hinata and Naruto on his team, and trades them for Neji and Tenten to Kakashi, with a bet that he could make them do better in the Chuunin exams than Kakashi’s new team. The wager? Gai has to give up spandex, against Kakashi revealing what’s underneath his mask.
Hakumei by Pryotra
Summary: Danzo’s plan for the assassination of the Hokage was almost flawless. To bad he didn’t take six neglected children who ran away the night of the murder into account.
How to Win Friends, Influence People by sparrowette
Summary: And Start Your Very Own Secret Ninja Organization. Three months into Naruto’s training trip Jiraiya must leave him behind to go to check on a situation in Iwa, leaving Naruto to his own devices. Naruto thinks everything he did makes perfect sense, Kiri thinks he is a cult leader and Tsunade thinks she doesn’t get paid enough to deal with this. 100 drabbles format.
Ibiki’s Apprentice by May Wren
Pairing/Characters: GEN; Naruto, Ibiki, Hiruzen
Summary: The Academy’s teachers thought they were getting one over on the Hokage, graduating an ill-prepared Naruto while Iruka was sick. The Hokage knew he was getting one over on the entire village when he assigned Morino Ibiki as Naruto’s Jounin sensei.
Making Arrangements by CrownsofLaurels
Summary: It takes a Village to make a relationship-Or, at least, a bunch of over-reaching grumpy old farts, a military leader with a bit too much to drink, a nosy but well meaning kunoichi, eight ninken, and the power of youth. And a really cranky chakra monster with nine tails and a penchant for swearing. Kakashi/femNaru
Mangekyō Sharingan by Wingwyrm
Pairing/Characters: Naruto, Sasuke, Itachi
Summary: Sasuke wanted to be able to use Tsukuyomi. He didn’t realise how bad pretending to get the Mangekyō would affect the members of his family. Gen, time travel, description of rape, prequel of Team Tensai not required to understand TT. Complete.
Naruto: Myoushuu no Fuuin by May Wren
Pairing/Characters: Team 7
Summary: A seal had managed to defeat and imprison the Kyuubi no Kitsune, the strongest demon to ever exist. It was just ink on paper-or a stomach, as the case may be-and it held so much power… ‘Yeah,’ Naruto decided ‘I gotta get me some of that.’
Stormborn by blackkat
Pairing/Characters: Naruto/Sasuke, Shikamaru/Ino, Sakura/Lee; others
Summary: Flashes of an unknown past haunt Naruto, entwining his steps with those of a former life no longer content to stay forgotten. There’s a voice on the wind and another lifetime in his head, and it’s time for Uzushio’s Storm God to rise once more.
(The soul of a city is a hard thing to kill. Uzushio is still aware, still waiting. And now, with the rebirth of her greatest Kage, it’s time to call her people home.)
Teach Your Children Well by AvocadoLove
Pairing/Characters: Kakashi, Iruka
Summary: After Madara final attack on the village, Rokudaime Kakashi uncovers a time-travel scroll. Now he’s Team Seven’s sensei again. And this time, he’s going to do things differently. A time travel fic.
Teacup Tempest by Wingwyrm
Summary: Naruto has been hiding something since the time she was ten. Now she’s finally graduated from the Academy only to find that the guy she’s sorta-kinda been dating is her sensei. And he doesn’t know. All Kakashi knows is that Naruto is scarily familiar. And his girlfriend has secrets that he only thinks he knows. And once he knows them, he’s upset and confused. And yet, he still loves her.
Team 8 by S’TarKan
Pairing/Characters: GEN; pre-Naruto/Hinata; Shikamaru, Asama
Summary: What if Naruto had been selected for a different team? What if he’d had a different mentor? Who would guess the consequences would be so large?
Team Psych by The Anti-Strategist
Summary: After Naruto catches the attention of Ibiki, he and his teammates are thrust into the dangerous and confusing world of espionage. Where treachery lurks beneath the idyllic face of Konoha.
Team Tensai by Wingwyrm
Pairing/Characters: Team 7, Kakashi
Summary: They’ve gone back to the past. They’ve gone too far back into the past and they just don’t want to wait around years and years, so they figured they might as well start early. Team 7, gen, time travel. Angst/Drama/Humor.
The Lives Worth Saving by cywsaphyre
Summary: Naruto, at 26, has lived through 10 years of war. At the end, with nothing left to call home, he sends himself back to the beginning, to the day of his younger self’s graduation, in an attempt to change it all. Time travel AU
The Sealed Kunai by Kenchi618
Summary: What if something made Naruto the dead-last that everyone sees him as? What if he really wasn’t as weak as he seemed? The true Naruto, unleashed upon the shinobi world! AU Story starts at Invasion of Konoha arc and continues onwards.
The Yondaime’s Assistant by DianaMoth
Pairing/Characters: OC/Genma/Kakashi; Minato, Shikaku, others
Summary: When I reincarnated in the world of Naruto, I was lucky enough to live in Konoha but not lucky enough to get all the superpowers you could hope for. I failed my jounin-sensei test and ended up in the Genin Corps. Bye bye jounin rank but, considering it also meant avoiding the battlefield, that’s fine with me. Now I just had to get a position allowing me to change History…
Thicker Than Blood by Empty Surface
Pairing/Characters: GEN; Naruto, Sasuke
Summary: “We’re four.” Sasuke eventually found the need to point out. Naruto grimaced. “I… noticed.” And hadn’t that been an unpleasant surprise? “Why? I thought we’d be at least ten.” Sasuke frowned, making him look reminiscent of his future self. “Kura-chan said that we’d ‘probably’ end up at that age.” He grimaced again. “I guess that it really wasn’t as predictable as we had hoped.” Timetravel.
This Time Around by Crimson Skies
Pairing/Characters: Naruto, Sasuke, others
Summary: A six year old Sasuke wakes from a nightmare…but Itachi wouldn’t really kill the clan, right? As for Naruto, well, maybe he won’t be so alone…this time around.
Time MixUp by Lucillia
Pairing/Characters: Naruto, Kakashi, Jiraiya, Tenzo
Summary: Four different people from four different time-lines travel to the past for various reasons, and end up in the same time-line upon which they wreak havoc. Follow the adventures of the “time traveling” Naruto, Kakashi, Jiraiya, and Tenzo.
True Potential by DryBonesKing
Pairing/Characters: Naruto/Hinata; Shikamaru, Anko, others
Summary: One discussion in the academy introduces Naruto to his first real friends and changes his life forever. Together, they will work hard, push each other, and unlock their true potential.
Until it Sleeps by Tranquilized-Night
Pairing/Characters: Naruto/Kakashi; Sasuke, Itachi
Summary: AU: When the seal broke, Naruto expected to be consumed by the Kyuubi, but what if the power Itachi had given Naruto ensured his safety and survival? The eighteen-year-old woke up six years in the past with a twist. KakaNaru -Yaoi-
Walking Backwards on a Tightrope by Lithos Maitreya
Pairing/Characters: Naruto, Sasuke, Shikamaru, Shino
Summary: …is actually a fairly common trick in the circus. It’s also the closest equivalent to going backwards in time. So why should only one person go back in time if anyone who knows how can do it? It’s just like walking backwards on a tightrope. And more than one person in a war-torn world of Ninja wants to change things. To fix things. Time travel fic.
Who I Am by TwinTrouble
Pairing/Characters: Naruto, Sasuke, Team 7
Summary: Naruto has been keeping dangerous secrets for years. A long-forgotten dream that just won’t die, an ally he shouldn’t know and a friend no one thought he had are what keep him going. Graduating is the least of his problems…
With Eyes Wide Open by gaylarain
Pairing/Characters: Naruto, Iruka
Summary: Mizuki tricks Naruto a year earlier and Iruka is inspired to make a few experimental changes to the last year at the Academy. The butterfly effect ensues.