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firefly lane It has been one of the best series adaptations on Netflix in many years. It comes to an end with the release of the second and final season, but we have some good news for fans of the show.

Adapting Kristen Hannah’s novel, firefly laneThroughout 26 episodes, it has told the story of Tully and Kate, who have had a deep friendship for more than three decades, sticking together through thick and thin.

Season 2 part 2 of firefly lane, just landed on Netflix on April 27, 2023, but as you may have heard by now, that brings the show to an end, so what’s going on? It was cancelled? What is the good new..?

firefly lane was not canceled and concludes his story

The main good news is that while the show is over, the story is done. That means if you are looking for if firefly lane joins the entire list of unfinished shows on Netflix, that’s not the case and if you’ve been waiting for the full story, now is the time to dive in.

Netflix first announced that Firefly Lane would be coming to an end in October 2022, many months after it initially got a season 2 renewal. They announced that season 2 would be a «super-sized» season and would release in two. halves.

It could be argued that the program was “reborn”, so it was renewed and then it was announced that it would be given a final season order, but the key distinction for firefly lane it’s that the show ended on its own terms and concludes its story.

Warning: Spoilers ahead for Firefly Lane season 2.

Of course, the end of the show should be apparent by the time you get to the season 2 finale. After all, Kate’s journey ended after her battle with cancer, and the show concludes with Kate’s funeral after the similar ending of the book. At the time the credits roll, just like the book, we hear the song by ABBA’s Dancing Queen.

speaking to the envelopeshowrunner Maggie Friedman told them, “We talked a lot about a lot of different versions in the writers room of how exactly the timing of [Kate’s] death was going to happen, and we finally got to the idea that Kate was holding out until she knew everyone was going to be okay.»

There is a sequel to the book Firefly Lane

And finally, one last shred of hope is that the Firefly Lane book actually got a sequel in the form of Fly Away.

In the sequel, the characters deal with the aftermath of Kate’s death and its impact on their lives.

for him official book listing, the sequel picks up several years after Kate’s death, with Tully working as a news reporter and celebrity host, but sadly hitting rock bottom. We also pick up Marah, who fights alongside her father Johnny hers.

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Fly away from Kristin Hannah – Image: GoodReads

There are no plans to adapt the sequel book, however, with showrunner Friedman once again telling The Wrap that there are no plans at this time.

The writer of the novels, however, has expressed interest in a third book, saying«I had originally viewed Firefly Lane as the beginning of a trilogy.»

Beyond the Firefly Lane books, Kristen Hannah is also behind bestsellers like Home Front, The Great Alone, True Colors, Magic Hour and most recently The Four Winds.

Netflix has plenty of feel-good romantic dramas in the works.

We also have good news that Netflix is ​​working on a lot more feel-good series like firefly lanea lot in the romance department, and plenty of book adaptations in the works as well.

Upcoming returning favorites include virgin river season 5 (expected to premiere this summer) and sweet magnolias season 3 (also expected later this year).

in development are one day in december and Rescue cannon.

Do you wish Firefly Lane had returned for a season 3? Do you hope the sequel book gets an adaptation? Let us know in the comments below.