Quoted everywhere from "Parenting" to "The Wall Street Journal," with more than a million copies of their books in print, bestselling authors Linda Rosenkrantz and Pamela Redmond Satran are the baby-name experts. In this fresh and expanded new edition of "the best baby-naming book ever written" ("The News Journal"), they offer irresistible lists of names you won't find anywhere else, along with their trademark wit and insight on the most important questions---and answers---for expectant parents: Style: What's hot and what's cool---including Honest Names, Spiritual Names, Kreeatif Names, The Two-Syllable Solution, Word Names, The Exotics, and a Girl Named BoyPopularity: The most popular names in America and around the world, and whatcelebrities are naming their babiesImage: What's really in a name, and why Briyana spells troubleSex: What's it like for a girl to grow up with a traditionally feminine name like Abigail or Blossom; a no-frills name like Alice or Jane; or a unisex name like Dylan or Dakota? And are there any decidedly masculine names left for boys?Tradition: A concise history of American baby naming, plus inspired ways to reflect your own cultural heritageFamily: Whose name is it, anyway? And other vital considerations
Buy Beyond Jennifer & Jason, Madison & Montana book by Linda Rosenkrantz from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
(213mm x 140mm x 25mm)
Saint Martin's Griffin,U.S.
Publisher: St Martin's Press
Country of Publication:
Author Biography - Linda Rosenkrantz
Linda Rosenkrantz is the author of "Telegram! Modern History as Told Through More than 400 Witty, Poignant and Revealing Telegrams" and the memoir, "My Life as a List: 207 Things About My (Bronx) Childhood." In addition to writing articles to numerous magazines, she writes a nationally syndicated column on collectibles. Pamela Redmond Satran is the author of two novels about motherhood, "Babes in Captivity "and "The Man I Should Have Married." She is a contributing editor to "Parenting" magazine, a columnist for "Baby Talk," and a frequent contributor to such publications as "Glamour" and" Bon Appetit."