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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.

Rita's Book Exchange
(325) 658-9515
1303 W Beauregard Ave
San Angelo, TX

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Books-A-Million
(903) 813-8694
Sherman Town Center
Sherman, TX
 
Books-A-Million
(325) 691-0019
Mall of Abilene
Abilene, TX
 
Barnes & Noble
(210) 521-9784
Bandera Pointe Shopping Center, 11711 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi, Toys & Games, B&N@School
Hours
Sun 9:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Sat 9:00AM-11:00PM

Barnes & Noble
(210) 558-2078
15900 La Cantera Parkway Bldg 27
San Antonio, TX
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi
Hours
Sun 9:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Sat 9:00AM-11:00PM

Barnes & Noble
(972) 496-2000
Firewheel Towne Center, 190 Cedar Sage Drive Unit #BB01
Garland, 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
(713) 465-5616
Town & Country Village, 12850 Memorial Drive Suite 1600
Houston, 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
(713) 629-8828
5000 Westheimer Ste 100
Houston, TX
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi
Hours
Sun 10:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Thu 9:00AM-10:00PM
Fri-Sat 9:00AM-11:00PM

Borders
(214) 739-1166
5500 Greenville Ave.
Dallas, TX
Hours
Monday - Saturday10:00 am to 10:00 pm
Sunday11:00 am to 08:00 pm

Books-A-Million
(281) 644-2665
5000 Katy Mills Circle
Katy, TX
 
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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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