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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
(425) 267-3246
1402 SE Everett Mall Way
Everett, WA
Hours
Monday - Saturday09:00 am to 10:00 pm
Sunday10:00 am to 07:00 pm

Barnes & Noble
(425) 771-2220
19401 Alderwood Mall Parkway
Lynnwood, WA
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi, B&N@School
Hours
Sun-Thu 9:00AM-10:00PM
Fri-Sat 9:00AM-11:00PM

Upper Case Books
(360) 568-5987
611 2nd St
Snohomish, WA

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Arlington Bookstore
(360) 435-2742
314 N Olympic Ave
Arlington, WA

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Agape Book Ctr
(425) 744-1114
22618 Highway 99
Edmonds, WA

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Borders
(425) 776-7530
3000 184th Street, SW
Lynnwood, WA
Hours
Monday - Saturday09:00 am to 10:00 pm
Sunday10:00 am to 07:00 pm

3rd Street Book Exchange
(360) 659-8734
1615 3rd St
Marysville, WA

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Mukilteo Bookstore
(425) 438-2665
619 4th St Ste C
Mukilteo, WA

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University Bookstore
(425) 385-3530
15311 Main St
Mill Creek, WA

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Family Christian Stores
(425) 774-9507
5116 196th St., Ste. 203
Lynnwood, WA

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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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