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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
(440) 266-0212
Great Lakes Mall, 7900 Mentor Avenue
Mentor, OH
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi
Hours
Sun 10:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Thu 10:00AM-10:00PM
Fri 10:00AM-11:00PM
Sat 9:00AM-11:00PM

Borders
(216) 292-2660
2101 Richmond Road
Beachwood, OH
Hours
Monday - Saturday10:00 am to 10:00 pm
Sunday10:00 am to 09:00 pm

Borders
(216) 291-8605
3466 Mayfield Rd.
Cleveland Heights, OH
Hours
Monday - Saturday10:00 am to 09:00 pm
Sunday11:00 am to 09:00 pm

Borders
(216) 861-0010
230 W Huron Rd
Cleveland, OH
Hours
Monday - Friday09:00 am to 07:00 pm
Saturday10:00 am to 07:00 pm
Sunday11:00 am to 06:00 pm

Second-Hand Prose
(440) 255-6238
7478 Ctr St
Mentor, OH

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Borders
(440) 350-8168
9565 Mentor Ave.
Mentor, OH
Hours
Monday - Thursday10:00 am to 09:00 pm
Friday - Saturday10:00 am to 10:00 pm
Sunday11:00 am to 09:00 pm

Barnes & Noble
(216) 765-7520
28801 Chagrin Blvd
Woodmere, OH
Services
Complimentary Wi-Fi
Hours
Sun 10:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Thu 9:00AM-9:00PM
Fri-Sat 9:00AM-11:00PM

Borders
(440) 542-9480
6025 Kruse Dr.
Solon, OH
Hours
Monday - Thursday10:00 am to 10:00 pm
Friday - Saturday09:00 am to 10:00 pm
Sunday10:00 am to 09:00 pm

Maggie Mc Giggles Antiques
(440) 209-1053
4798 Orchard Rd
Mentor, OH

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Frank'S Hebrew Book Store
(216) 291-9847
14425 Cedar Rd
Cleveland, OH
 
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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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