New design and format for this excellent bumper size baby name guide.
The new edition is updated to include popular new names such as Britney, Lourdes, Harley.
Trying to find a name for your new baby? If so, The Best Baby Name Book will give you plenty of ideas for newborn boys and girls.
As well as the names themselves, the book provides the origins and history of each name so the reader can discover the background and meaning and choose the perfect name.
Names in the book include all of the well-known and popular names as well as:
* Names from different cultures - including Celtic, Ancient Greek and Roman, Hebrew, Arabic, Norse, Native American and Gypsy.
* Historical names - Kings and Queens, Saints.
* Literary names.
* Names in different languages - Middle and Old English, German.
* Names made famous by stars of music, film and TV.
Also included are baby horoscopes so parents to be can read about their baby's star sign and predicted personality traits. Ideal names to suit each star sign are suggested.
This edition is updated with the new names which have become popular since publication of the previous edition - Britney, Brooklyn, Kylie - to name a few.
Louise Nicholson has spent many years researching the history of names.