The Life-Changing Manga of Tidying Up

A Magical Story

by Marie Kondo, Illustrated by Yuko Uramoto

From the #1 New York Times best-selling author and lifestyle/cleaning guru Marie Kondo, this graphic novelization brings Kondo's life-changing tidying method to life with the fun, quirky story of a woman who transforms her home, work, and love life using Kondo's advice and inspiration.

Marie Kondo presents the fictional story of Chiaki, a young woman in Tokyo who struggles with a cluttered apartment, messy love life, and lack of direction. After receiving a complaint from her attractive next-door neighbor about the sad state of her balcony, Chiaki gets Kondo to take her on as a client. Through a series of entertaining and insightful lessons, Kondo helps Chiaki get her home--and life--in order. This insightful, illustrated case study is perfect for people looking for a fun introduction to the KonMari Method of tidying up, as well as tried-and-true fans of Marie Kondo eager for a new way to think about what sparks joy. Featuring illustrations by award-winning manga artist Yuko Uramoto, this book also makes a great read for manga and graphic novel lovers of all ages.

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The Life-Changing Manga Of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo

Melissa Martin

4 Stars

This book was sooooooooooooo cute =)And I did actually learn some…

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Krista Richards Mann

5 Stars

I can't wait to give this book to my teenage daughter. I was already a fan of the Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up and have already asked my clothing, old sporting equipment and family heirlooms if they bring me joy. And now we have this…

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The Life Changing Manga of Tidying Up

Grace Bowling

5 Stars

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