The Life-Changing Manga of Tidying Up: A Magical Story (Paperback)
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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.
About the Author
MARIE KONDO is the founder and chief visionary officer of KonMari Media Inc. and author of the #1 New York Times best seller The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up. Her books have sold more than seven million copies worldwide and have been translated into thirty-eight languages. She is also the author of the New York Times best seller Spark Joy and the companion journal, Life-Changing Magic: A Journal. Kondo has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, The Atlantic, the New York Times, USA Today, and on the Today show, and has been named one of Time magazine's 100 Most Influential People. Visit www.konmari.com to learn more about Kondo's latest efforts to create a global community with the mission to organize the world through the official KonMari app and KonMari Consultant Program.