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New library books

The following new books on spring cleaning are available at the Little Turtle Branch of the Allen County Public Library.

•“5 Days to a Clutter-Free House: Quick, Easy Ways to Clear Up Your Space” By Sandra Felton, Marsha Sims

Experts in time management and organizing present ways to get rid of the clutter in your house. Tips and habits can be used to maintain the work done and a team approach for some projects is presented. Topics covered include filing storage needs, health issues, space restrictions, the car and more.

•“The Easy Organizer: 365 Tips for Conquering Clutter” By Marilyn Bohn

The format is a short tip followed by an explanation that addresses problems of organizing. Removing clutter can be done in less time using time management suggestions. There are few photos, but there is an index.

•“Clutter Rescue: Just Minutes a Day to Get Organized Forever” By Editors of Good Housekeeping

The revised edition is arranged room by room and offers simple ways to stay clutter free and organized. The photography and design of the book make it easy to see what is being discussed and how to declutter. Helpful hints are found in many sections.

•“Small Space Organizing: A Room-by Room Guide to Maximizing Your Space” By Kathryn Bechen

Creative new ideas, tips and strategies to make the space look organized yet stylish is primary intent of the book. Helpful resources are included.

•“The 8-Minute Organizer: Easy Solutions to Simplify Your Life in Your Spare Time” By Regina Leeds

The author focuses on how to break a large project into smaller parts. Tasks are broken down into jobs that are realistic and easy. There are also suggestions for diet, exercise and meditation.

– Allen County Public Library