The Life-Changing Manga of Tidying Up - A Magical Story

Author(s): Marie Kondo


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.

Product Information

MARIE KONDO is the founder of the KonMari Method and the #1 New York Times best-selling author of The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up (6 million copies sold worldwide) and Spark Joy. She was named one of Time magazine's 100 Most Influential People of 2015.

General Fields

  • : 9780399580536
  • : Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony/Rodale
  • : Ten Speed Press
  • : June 2017
  • : 184mm X 133mm X 13mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Marie Kondo
  • : Paperback
  • : English
  • : 192
  • : illustrations