Quite a few wedding books have been crossing my desk lately. I have a kid getting married soon, so I am all about checking out wedding books. My own wedding a thousand years ago was pretty simple. i don’t even remember if anyone made a speech.
Bridal Shower Party Games Leister Game Company 1947 Revised 1957 One thing this little dog and pony show of Awful Library Books has taught me is to be able to guess publication dates based on cover art and fonts. Clearly,
The Best Man’s Duties Heaton 1967 I had no idea that the best man had so many duties. Evidently, there is more to the best man gig than just organizing a bachelor party. Duties include: helping the ushers, acting as
The New Wedding Arisian 1973 Submitter: For the time, this was probably a good book for a library. The first section of the book describes the “new marriage”, living together, equality, women’s liberation, individual growth, and independence. All hot topics
How to Have the Wedding You Want (Not the One Everybody Else Wants You to Have) The Only Guide That’s On Your Side! Claro 1995 The advice in this book was pretty good 23 years ago. I got married in
You Can Afford a Beautiful Wedding Goldberg 1983 I’m going to go out on limb and say this book is pretty outdated. I am sure anyone who has hosted a wedding in the last decade would stroke out on some
Wedding Photography for Today Greg Lewis 1980 Submitter: I’m making my way through the 700s at my mid-sized public library, and our photography section has been neglected for a long time. Amidst many books that are ridiculously out of date
Bridal Shower Guidebook How to Host a Successful Bridal Shower Ishee 1985 I am not a big fan of showers. Gifts are great to give (and get!) but my days of cute games and “ice breaker” activities are over. I