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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.

Books-A-Million
(423) 915-0112
2116 North Roan Street
Johnson City, TN
 
Book Rack
(423) 282-6642
3114 E Oakland Ave
Johnson City, TN

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Booklovers Warehouse
(423) 979-1020
3302 W Market St Ste 3
Johnson City, TN

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Book Rack
(423) 245-1234
2400 Fort Henry Dr
Kingsport, TN

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Colonic Expert
(615) 554-9666
511 Chesterfield Ave.
Nashville, TN

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Barnes & Noble
(423) 952-5577
Franklin Terrace, 3030 Franklin Terrace
Johnson City, TN
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Complimentary Wi-Fi, Toys & Games, B&N@School
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Sun 9:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Sat 9:00AM-11:00PM

College Store
(423) 926-0833
824 W Walnut St Ste 1
Johnson City, TN

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Northeast State Technical Community College
(800) 433-3243
2425 Hwy 75
Blountville, TN

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Book Publishing Company
(888) 260-8458
P.O. Box 99
Summertown, TN

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Books-A-Million
(615) 995-7112
1720 Old Fort Parkway
Murfreesboro, TN
 
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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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