I've always been told by friends that actually learned the language that good practice is finding something easy and enjoyable to practice reading. Especially things with Furigana. LUCKILY FOR ME that means a lot of manga series I actually enjoy. INCLUDING...
I found a listing that had the entire set in near perfect condition and snatched it up. Of course that also got me looking into actual merch from the beloved series. I couldn't find a whole lot but I'm really happy with everything that I was able to get.