Fanfic Recs / Grave of the Fireflies

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Light of the Fireflies Part 1: Survival by 321Haruko123
  • Recommended by CMR Rosa
  • Status: Completed
  • Synopsis: Separated from her family during an air raid, fourteen-year-old Yuki comes across the old bomb shelter where Seita and Setsuko have made their home. Now the three of them must try to survive in a war-torn world that seems to get bleaker by the day.
  • It has its own tropes page, Here

Light of the Fireflies Part 2: Love by 321Haruko123
  • Recommended by CMR Rosa
  • Status: Completed
  • Synopsis: AU fic. Sequel to Survival. Seita, Setsuko and Yuki have survived the war and are trying to lead as normal lives as possible. Setsuko can now go to school and make friends like any normal child. Seita no longer has to worry of living in fear, but he does struggle with admitting to himself that his feelings for Yuki are slowly changing... DON'T READ UNLESS you've read SURVIVAL!

Light of the Fireflies Part 3: Endurance by 321Haruko123
  • Recommended by CMR Rosa
  • Status: Completed
  • Synopsis: AU fic. FINAL sequel to SURVIVAL and LOVE. In the mid 1960s, Yokokawa Seita is now an adult, the husband and father of an average, yet happy family. But when tragedy strikes, Seita and Yuki's actions of coping are influenced by the wartime memories that continue to haunt them. They have endured many hardships in their lives, but will they have the strength to overcome this one...?