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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
(813) 265-8455
12500 N. Dale Mabry
Tampa, FL
Hours
Monday - Saturday10:00 am to 10:00 pm
Sunday11:00 am to 07:00 pm

Barnes & Noble
(813) 907-7739
28152 Paseo Dr Suite 100
Wesley Chapel, FL
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi, Toys & Games, B&N@School
Hours
Sun 10:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Sat 9:00AM-11:00PM

Borders
(727) 842-6151
9409 US Highway 19
Port Richey, FL
Hours
Monday - Saturday10:00 am to 09:00 pm
Sunday12:00 pm to 06:00 pm

Books-A-Million
(727) 773-1362
33550 US 19 North
Palm Harbor, FL
 
U S 41 Book & Art Store
(352) 799-6688
17244 US Highway 41
Spring Hill, FL
 
Barnes & Noble
(813) 962-6446
11802 N. Dale Mabry Highway
Tampa, FL
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi, Toys & Games, B&N@School
Hours
Sun 10:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Thu 9:00AM-10:00PM
Fri-Sat 9:00AM-11:00PM

Borders
(813) 926-6330
7819 Citrus Park Town Center Mall
Tampa, FL
Hours
Monday - Saturday10:00 am to 09:00 pm
Sunday12:00 pm to 06:00 pm

Books-A-Million
(727) 847-3373
9570 US Highway 19 North
Port Richey, FL
 
Borders
(813) 353-0292
2223 N West Shore Blvd., Suite 107B
Tampa, FL
Hours
Monday - Saturday10:00 am to 09:00 pm
Sunday12:00 pm to 06:00 pm

Book Swap Of Carrollwood
(813) 963-6979
13144 N Dale Mabry Hwy
Tampa, FL
 

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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