My favorite organizing books

By Judith Dold, Certified Professional Organizer and Owner of Twilight Organizing
More Attention, Less Deficit: Success Strategies for Adults with ADHD

More Attention, Less Deficit: Success Strategies for Adults with ADHD

Ari Tuckman

$28.95 $26.92

This tome is packed with short articles that give helpful strategies to deal with ADHD symptoms.

Buried in Treasures: Help for Compulsive Acquiring, Saving, and Hoarding

Buried in Treasures: Help for Compulsive Acquiring, Saving, and Hoarding

David Tolin, Gail Steketee, et al.

$27.99 $26.03

A wonderful book that provides great tactics to those struggling with hoarding disorder and to their families. National Buried in Treasures support groups are based off of the information in this book.

Digging Out: Helping Your Loved One Manage Clutter, Hoarding, and Compulsive Acquiring

Digging Out: Helping Your Loved One Manage Clutter, Hoarding, and Compulsive Acquiring

Tamara L Hartl and Michael A Tompkins

$24.95 $23.20

An informative book written specifically to help family and friends of loved ones coping with hoarding disorder.

Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones

Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones

James Clear

$27.00 $25.11

Building off of The Power of Habit, James Clear provides wonderful tips to help us create and sustain habits. Habit formation is a big part of clearing out clutter and keeping it at bay.

The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business

The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business

Charles Duhigg

$20.00 $18.60

Habit formation is critical to sustained organization. This is an interesting read that provides simple tactics to work on habit formation.

The One Thing: The Surprisingly Simple Truth about Extraordinary Results

The One Thing: The Surprisingly Simple Truth about Extraordinary Results

Jay Papasan and Gary Keller

$26.99 $25.10

Organizing can be a complex job. Distractions arise as we try to make progress: we are reminded of unfinished business, repairs that need to be done, etc. Gary Keller gives some very realistic advice on why the overall goal might seem far away, even with major effort.

The High Performance Planner

The High Performance Planner

Brendon Burchard

$29.99 $27.89

Scraps of paper scattered around the home don't well serve our organizing goals. Planners do a better job and this one will help you keep your goals in focus.