Everyone has dates that are meaningful, and what better way to pass on their significance to your child than through the name you choose? This inspirational guide helps parents find out which names are connected to their special dates, and discover a truly expressive name for their child. There are at least 50 interesting choices for every day of the year, and the page-a-day format makes it easy to find specific dates and names associated with them. With names of heroes through history to today's notable figures, choosing the perfect name has never been easier.
Table of Contents
Introduction 6; Why names matter; Namesakes and heroes; Numbers and numerology; Days of the year 10; A page a day, listing names that are linked to that day of the year; Index 376; Alphabetical index of names.
Before becoming a writer, Stephanie Zia was a production assistant, researcher and director, working on BBC music, art and anthropological documentaries around the world. After the birth of her daughter in 1994, she stopped moving around so much and published two 'mum-lit' novels, Baby on Board (Piatkus 2003) and Keeping Mum (Piatkus 2004). She has also written for national newspapers, women's magazines and interiors magazines.