Naming Your Characters

It’s hard to think of a name on the spot; that is, a interesting name for your characters. One thing I found really helpful is to get yourself a name book, such as the one here. Using names like Archer, Bobbie-Jo, and Madge vs. using names like Jack, Mary, and Fred can make your book sound more professional. Also, a name book like this that includes names from other countries and other interesting name facts can be a really helpful resource.

100,000+ Baby Names by Bruce Lansky

One thought on “Naming Your Characters

  1. Liberty Bluebelle

    Hey! That’s my favorite name book too! Now if they only made one for last names… Other than a phone book, of course. 😉 Happy writing! John 10:10b

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