Preface; Part 1 - Early days; 1 She's engaged!; 2 Your Future son-in-law; Part 2 - Getting organised; 3 What is expected of you?; 4 Family matters; 5 Money saving strategies; 6 Offering useful advice; 7 Preparing your speech; Part 3 - Four parties & a wedding; 8 Pre-wedding celebrations; 9 Ceremonial duties; 10 Reception responsibilites; 11 The future; Resources; Index.
John Bowden is a lecturer in communication skills. He has written several books on weddings and speech making and has appeared on BBC radio and television as an expert in these subjects. John lives in Somerset with his wife Paula.