The One-in-a-Million Baby Name Book (Paperback)

The Guide to Choosing the Best Name for Your New Arrival

By Jennifer Moss,

TarcherPerigee, 9780399534300, 624pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2008

List Price: 18.00*
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From one of the top parenting websites?a comprehensive naming guide featuring the unique popularity ratings.

Forget those traditional lists of names and their meanings?in guiding readers step-by-step through the naming process, as well as the seven things to consider, this book will help parents decide upon a name perfectly suited to their child and family. The only baby name book to draw upon the opinions of 1.2 million parents, each listing features a popularity rating derived from website feedback as well as the top personality traits associated with the name. Readers can also browse lists of names organized in unique ways such as names for sports fans or fiction lovers, and names to be avoided.

About the Author

Jennifer Moss launched one of the first parenting websites,, in 1996. She wrote her first book, The One-in-a-Million Baby Name Book, in 2008, and her first novel, Town Red, in 2012. She currently runs a web development company and is the freelance author of many articles on the internet industry. She lives in Los Angeles.

Founded in 1996, is the #1 most popular website for baby names. It has been featured on CNN, and in the Wall Street Journal, Chicago Tribune, Associated Press, and the Washington Post. It receives more than 2 million unique visitors every month.