- "Grasp your broom firmly by the tail..."
- —An excerpt of this text[src]
The Handbook of Do-It-Yourself-Broomcare is a manual that comes with the Broomstick Servicing Kit. Harry Potter received this book on his thirteenth birthday as a present from Hermione Granger. He tried to keep his cool during a visit from his Aunt Marge by focusing on this handbook. Page twelve details a tip called A Charm to Cure Reluctant Reversers.
- Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (First appearance)