How To Handle Your Shield Like A Pro!
Explains how to use the Shield
"'If you hold the Button down, you can defend your- self from enemy attacks, and you can fillip some enemies, too... Besides the standard shield there is also a mirrored variety which can defend against beams!'"
How To Handle Your Shield Like A Pro! is a book found within the Mabe Village Library in Link's Awakening. Like the seven other books found within the Library, this book gives Link some information about the game. In particular the How To Handle Your Shield Like A Pro book is a book that tells Link how to properly use the Shield. The book mentions that Link can hold out his shield to block enemies and the case of Spiked Beetles, the shield will flip these enemies on their back, revealing their belly as a weak spot. The book also hints to the upgraded Mirror Shield that Link gets later in the quest.