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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
(918) 447-2702
7404 S. Olympia Ave.
Tulsa, OK
 
Barnes & Noble
(918) 665-4580
Southroads Shopping Center, 5231 East 41st Street
Tulsa, OK
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
(918) 250-5034
Woodland Plaza, 8620 E 71 Street
Tulsa, OK
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

Oak Tree Books
(918) 745-0002
2812 E 15th St
Tulsa, OK

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Catholic Book And Gift Store
(918) 745-0196
3141 S Yale
Tulsa, OK
 
Borders
(918) 712-9955
2740 E. 21st Street
Tulsa, OK
Hours
Monday - Saturday10:00 am to 10:00 pm
Sunday11:00 am to 07:00 pm

Borders
(918) 494-2665
8015 South Yale
Tulsa, OK
Hours
Monday - Saturday10:00 am to 10:00 pm
Sunday11:00 am to 07:00 pm

My Back Pages
(918) 254-2526
1800 S Baltimore Ave Ste 900
Tulsa, OK
 
Acme Nostalgia Exchange
(918) 748-4455
4620 E 31st Pl
Tulsa, OK
 
Matthews Ou Tulsa Bookstore
(918) 660-3990
4502 E 41ST St
Tulsa, OK

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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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