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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
(662) 840-9899
4324 Mall Drive
Tupelo, MS
 
Wise Owl Paper Back Book Store
(662) 842-6500
2301 W Main St
Tupelo, MS

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Bookland
(601) 250-0111
1722 Smithdale Road
Mccomb, MS
 
Books-A-Million
(662) 327-5447
1434 Old Aberdeen Rd
Columbus, MS
 
Bookland
(601) 446-5896
350 John R. Junkin Drive
Natchez, MS
 
Barnes & Noble
(662) 791-7828
1001 Barnes Crossing Rd #104
Tupelo, MS
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi
Hours
Sun 11:00AM-8:00PM
Mon-Thu 10:00AM-9:00PM
Fri-Sat 10:00AM-11:00PM

Comics & Stuff
(662) 842-7624
107 Rankin Blvd
Tupelo, MS

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Books-A-Million
(601) 366-3008
4950 155 North
Jackson, MS
 
Bookland
(601) 636-0570
3505 Pemberton Square Boulevard
Vicksburg, MS
 
Borders
(601) 919-0462
100 Dogwood Blvd.
Flowood, MS
Hours
Monday - Saturday10:00 am to 10:00 pm
Sunday11:00 am to 07:00 pm

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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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