How do you cope with girl friends, Christmas, chicken pox and weddings when you are nine years old? In this third book of Rhys’s adventures he gets some sound advice to cope with fraught situations from his grandparents. He has a role in a pantomime and uses it to his and his friend’s advantage. He tests out and almost spoils the Christmas presents he has bought for his family and there is further trouble over dinner. As his brother’s wedding looms Rhys is sure he will have to wear a dreadful suit. The revenge advice he receives from Uncle George, however, leads Rhys into yet more trouble including a very strange wedding present.