Publication date: 5-16-2014
Imprint: Kregel Publications
What's Ahead from A to Z for First-Time Fathers
What to expect when you're expecting for the first timeand you want to be a dynamic dad!
First-time fathers are often both excited and nervous. Theyre looking forward to delivery daybut they have to get there first. How does a new father know what to do, especially if he hasnt had a father figure of his own? Where can he go for reliable advice that wont overwhelm? From A (Agpar scores) to Z (zinc oxide to protect delicate skin), Paul and Pam Pettit provide an incredibly handy resource for the new dad-to-be.
This brief book packs plenty of great information into its pages. Set up in an easy, alphabetized format, readers can dip in at any point, finding practical advice on every page. Why should you carry a diaper bag? Should you use a pacifier? Will you forget your own name because everyone calls you Dad? And what is pabulum? In between entries are thoughtful features by experienced fathers, including Chuck Swindoll and David Wheeler. They share their surprises and discoveries in the fatherhood journey, offering encouragement to those about to take their first steps on the path.
Now updated with the latest statistics and current information after ten years in print, Congratulations, Youre Gonna Be a Dad! is still a great resource or gift for an expectant father.