It's already volume 3. That went by fast. The " F4 and Tsukushi pop up in my head a lot when I'm drawing this series. I feel like they probably want to be in the story too. — Yoko Kamio, 2016
Boys Over Flowers Season 2 3 ( is the third volume of the manga, 花のち晴れ〜花男 Next Season〜 3 ( ) ) Hana Nochi Hare ~HanaDan Next Season~ 3 by Boys Over Flowers Season 2 Yoko Kamio. The volume was published on March 4, 2016 by Shueisha and consists of chapters fourteen through twenty. It has sold 72,134 copies as of March 13, 2016.  The volume was published digitally by  Viz Media on June 28, 2016.
Haruto Kaguragi and Oto Edogawa patch things up, after the events of the previous volume. However, Airi Maya begins acting more and more erratic, starting with locking Oto and Tenma Hase in a basement. After the incident, Airi goes missing and the Correct 5 scrambles to find her.
" Haruto Kaguragi, leader of the most exclusive clique at Eitoku Academy, owns up to his love for poor student Oto Edogawa by tracking down the instigator of the bullying incident that nearly forced her to leave school. When it turns out the culprit is his jealous childhood friend Airi, he reprimands her. Shattered and repentant, Airi apologizes to Oto and asks to be friends...but is she really over Haruto? —Viz description
Table of Contents of volume 3
: published on October 18, 2015, Chapter 14 the chapter continues from the cliffhanger of  chapter thirteen. Haruto Kaguragi visits Oto Edogawa in the hospital and causes a big misunderstanding.
: Oto and Haruto are having a nice outing, when Chapter 15 Airi Maya shows up. The chapter was released on November 1, 2015.
 : Airi tricks Haruto and Oto, locking the latter in a basement with Chapter 16 Tenma Hase. It was published on November 15, 2015.
 : Haruto rescues Oto and Tenma from Airi's basement. The chapter was released in Japan and America on November 29, 2015. Chapter 17
 : Airi goes missing, and Oto and Haruto go looking for her. It was published on December 13, 2015. Chapter 18
 : published on December 27, 2015. Chapter 19 Airi visits Oto and takes her to see Haruto.
 : the chapter was published on January 10, 2016 by Chapter 20 . Shonen Jump+ The chapter continues the plot of the previous.
 " ": originally published as "Bonus Story 2" on January 24, 2016. Bonus Story The story portrays the unlikely friendship between Airi and Oto.
Boys Over Flowers in other countries
: on September 30, 2016, Seoul Media Group released the volume as 꽃보다 맑음3. South Korea
 : the volume was published as Taiwan (流星花園～Next Season～3) on August 18, 2016 by Meteor Garden Next Season 3 Tong Li Comics.
Yoko Kamio posted a sample picture of the cover on her Twitter on February 15, 2016.
 held a quiz in honor of the volume's release in early March. A dress matching one of Hana Yori Dango: F4 and First Kiss Airi Maya's was available as an award for the player's avatar. The game was also advertised on the book's  obi.
Kamio also signed and drew pictures of Airi Maya in a few copies of this volume for her assistants and others.