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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
(307) 632-3000
1851 Dell Range Blvd
Cheyenne, WY
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi
Hours
Sun 10:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Sat 9:00AM-9:00PM

Book Basket
(307) 335-7997
325 Main St
Lander, WY

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Cornerstone Christian Supply
(307) 638-9800
1507 Stillwater Ave Ste E
Cheyenne, WY
 
Constant Reader Books
(307) 638-8580
1615 Logan Ave
Cheyenne, WY
 
Phoenix Books & Music
(307) 632-3476
1612 Capitol Ave
Cheyenne, WY
 
Borders
(307) 235-2046
601 Wyoming Blvd
Casper, WY
Hours
Monday - Saturday10:00 am to 09:00 pm
Sunday11:00 am to 06:00 pm

Night Heron Books
(307) 742-9028
107 E Ivinson Ave
Laramie, WY

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Personally Recommended Books
(307) 745-4423
105 E Ivinson Ave
Laramie, WY

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Dee's Bookstore & Boutique
(307) 789-0166
900 Main St
Evanston, WY

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City News & Pipe Shop
(307) 638-8671
1722 Carey Ave
Cheyenne, WY
 
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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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