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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.

Barnes & Noble
(817) 346-2368
Hulen Shopping Center, 4801 Overton Ridge Blvd suite 100
Ft Worth, TX
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi, Toys & Games, B&N@School
Hours
Sun 11:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Sat 9:00AM-11:00PM

Books-A-Million
(940) 763-2702
3111 Midwestern Parkway, Ste. 410
Wichita Falls, TX
 
Barnes & Noble
(512) 892-3493
Sunset Valley Village, 5601 Brodie Lane Suite 300
Austin, TX
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi, Toys & Games, B&N@School
Hours
Sun 9:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Sat 9:00AM-11:00PM

Barnes & Noble
(713) 349-0050
Vanderbilt Square, 3003 W Holcombe Blvd
Houston, TX
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

Barnes & Noble
(817) 472-7559
The Parks at Arlington, 3881 S. Cooper St # 2027
Arlington, TX
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi, Toys & Games, B&N@School
Hours
Sun 11:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Sat 9:00AM-11:00PM

Barnes & Noble
(979) 764-8955
Lone-Star Pavilion, 711 Texas Avenue
College Station, TX
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

Barnes & Noble
(512) 249-5644
Lakeline Crossing, 14010 US Hwy. 183
Austin, TX
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi, Toys & Games, B&N@School
Hours
Sun 9:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Sat 9:00AM-10:00PM

Books-A-Million
(210) 507-0246
5347 W. Loop 1604 N.
San Antonio, TX
 
Barnes & Noble
(972) 291-1169
305 West FM 1382
Cedar Hill, TX
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi
Hours
Sun 11:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Thu 9:00AM-10:00PM
Fri-Sat 9:00AM-11:00PM

Books-A-Million
(903) 753-1411
422 W LOOP 281
Longview, TX
 

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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