Pairing: John/Rodney, Parrish/Lorne, Ronon/Keller, hints of Teyla/Kanaan and various others; pairings amongst OCs
Genre: Action/Adventure, Angst, AU, Future Fic, Romance
Summary: Somewhere in the unexplored regions of Atlantis, a blast rips through the city. When Sheppard and his team go to investigate, they discover a group of ragged young refugees, transported from an apocalyptic parallel future Atlantis into this one. The expedition struggles with their identity and what makes a family when they realize the children are the progeny of an Atlantis that became a thriving colony. The kids struggle to come to terms with their ordeal, people that seem so familiar but aren’t, and their own secrets.
Why You Should Read This:
This story reads like it could be part of the series with no problems. The OCs are believable. The plot explores an interesting What if-situation. “Children of Lantean Design” is one of the fics I can (and will) read again and again.