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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
(704) 979-8300
8301 Concord Mills Blvd.
Concord, NC
 
Books-A-Million
(704) 636-0354
1935 Jake Alexander Boulevard West
Salisbury, NC
 
Price Right Books
(704) 782-6736
500 Church St N
Concord, NC

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Downtown Bookstore & Bistro
(704) 664-1923
123 N Main St
Mooresville, NC

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Book Nook Of Lake Norman
(704) 892-1030
9121 Sam Furr Rd Unit 102
Huntersville, NC

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Borders
(704) 786-1812
1480 US Highway 29 N
Concord, NC
Hours
Monday - Saturday10:00 am to 09:00 pm
Sunday12:30 pm to 06:00 pm

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

JEI Inc.
(704) 549-9843
1143 Boxelder Ln
Charlotte, NC

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Charlotte Bookstore
(704) 717-2517
9201 University City Blvd
Charlotte, NC

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Pamela's of Charlotte
(704) 597-8002
8421 Old Statesville 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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