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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
(713) 436-1561
11200 Broadway Unit 500
Pearland, TX
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi
Hours
Sun 10:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Thu 9:00AM-10:00PM
Fri-Sat 9:00AM-11:00PM

Barnes & Noble
(972) 422-3372
Creekwalk Village, 801 West 15th St Suite E
Plano, 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
(972) 668-2820
2601 Preston Rd Unit 1204
Frisco, TX
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi, Toys & Games, B&N@School
Hours
Sun 11:00AM-7:00PM
Mon-Thu 9:00AM-10:00PM
Fri-Sat 9:00AM-11:00PM

Books-A-Million
(281) 644-2665
5000 Katy Mills Circle
Katy, TX
 
Barnes & Noble
(972) 501-0430
MacArthur Park at Las Colinas, 7615 N. MacArthur
Irving, TX
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi
Hours
Sun 11:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Sat 9:00AM-10:00PM

Barnes & Noble
(281) 991-8011
Fairway Market Place, 5656 Fairmont Parkway
Pasadena, TX
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi
Hours
Sun 10:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Thu 9:00AM-10:00PM
Fri-Sat 9:00AM-11:00PM

Barnes & Noble
(210) 342-0008
321 NW Loop 410 #104
San Antonio, TX
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi
Hours
Sun 9:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Sat 9:00AM-11:00PM

Barnes & Noble
(281) 861-6842
7026 Hwy 6 North
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
(432) 682-8880
2617 West Loop 250 N
Midland, 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

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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