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Naming your baby can be a lot more involved than most parents initially think. Have fun with it; consulting a baby name book can be a good way to get the conversation started and the name game flowing. Check below for related information, products and services.

Borders
(828) 692-4957
1800 Four Seasons Blvd
Hendersonville, NC
Hours
Monday - Saturday10:00 am to 09:00 pm
Sunday01:00 pm to 06:00 pm

Yesterday's Thoughts Book Exch
(828) 697-2329
2024 Asheville Hwy Ste G
Hendersonville, NC

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Micro-Biz Startups
www.scu-microbiz.com
107 Hidden Meadow Dr.
Hendersonville, NC
Services
Guide books for Business start-ups
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Books-A-Million
(336) 328-0295
130 Randolph Mall
Asheboro, NC
 
Barnes & Noble
(704) 895-8855
Birkdale Village, 8725 Townley Road
Huntersville, NC
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi, B&N@School
Hours
Sun 9:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Sat 9:00AM-11:00PM

Highland Books
(828) 884-2424
277 N Broad St
Brevard, NC

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Book Exchange
(828) 693-8311
2680 Greenville Hwy
Flat Rock, NC

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Books-A-Million
(704) 636-0354
1935 Jake Alexander Boulevard West
Salisbury, NC
 
Barnes & Noble
(919) 806-1930
8030 Renaissance Parkway Suite 855
Durham, NC
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi, Toys & Games, B&N@School
Hours
Sun 10:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Thu 10:00AM-10:00PM
Fri-Sat 10:00AM-11:00PM

Books-A-Million
(704) 364-4035
330 South Sharon Amity Rd
Charlotte, NC
 
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Unusual Baby Names, Parents are Thinking up Unique Names

Unusual Baby Names

Parents, increasingly, are thinking up unique names for their children. An exotic association apart, there is at  least    one constructive advantage to this. An unusual name helps to confer exclusivity, helping the owner to stand out and  be recognized more easily. Think about how easy it is to remember a 'Terranova' from a crowd of Marys and Janes.

However, choosing an unusual baby name requires some care. How can you choose a name that is distinctive, yet does not end up sounding ridiculous? Of course, you don't want your child to be at the receiving end of all the Waynes and Dylans in his school. Here are a few tips:

  1. Check what's out there. Start by looking up popular baby names listed in parenting books and websites. Along with the more familiar ones, you will also find some unusual baby names that you have rarely heard before, and that will catch your fancy.
  2. Old is gold. Many old names that were quite popular until recently have now fallen out of favor. Research names in historical archives or literature, or dig up some of the unusual names from your own family records.
  3. Read the glossies. Celebrity baby names are another good source for distinctive names. The advantage here will be that though the name will be unusual, it will have built up some level of familiarity and acceptability because of the media coverage. The disadvantage, of course, will be that the ...

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