Journal (Animal Crossing)

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Type of furniture Journal #594[nb 1]
Buy price Sell price
 280 Bells  70 Bells
1.0 x 1.0  1 × 1
Obtain via
 Tom Nook's store (Nookway or Nookington's)
 Tortimer (New Year's Day)
Rarity group A
HRA points -1
HRA penalty if facing wall Unknown
Feng shui None
Only interactable on surfaces
Names in other languages

The journal is a furniture item in Doubutsu no Mori+, Animal Crossing, and Doubutsu no Mori e+. It can be placed on the surface of tables and other similar furniture that have surfaces for items. As a diary, the player can interact with this item to bring up a calendar. The calendar documents events as well as the days the player has played. The player can also add an entry for each month.

The journal can be obtained from Nookway or Nookington's for  280 Bells, or from Tortimer for New Year's Day. It does not have any color for the purpose of fêng shui.

No villagers have this item in their home.

Version differences

The Journal in Doubutsu no Mori+

In Doubutsu no Mori+, the journal has the book mirrored. Doubutsu no Mori e+ retains the design from Animal Crossing.


  1. Animal Crossing catalog number; #545 in Doubutsu no Mori+; #652 in Doubutsu no Mori e+