20 adorable baby names inspired by the best books

A very happy World Book Day to you all. We decided to combine our love of reading and baby names to create a list of literary-inspired monikers that are perfect for your tiny tot.

If you are struggling to pick a name for your new bundle of joy, why not consider an iconic character from a book as inspiration?

Boys

1. Ralph - after Ralph from Lord of the Flies.

2. Edmond - after Edmond Dantès from The Count of Monte Cristo.

3. Harry - after Harry Potter.

4. Atticus - after Atticus Finch from To Kill a Mokingbird.

5. Charles - after Charles Darnay from A Tale of Two Cities.  

6. Oliver - after Oliver Twist.

7. Jay - after Jay Gatsby from The Great Gatsby.

8. George - after George Knightley from Emma.

9. Tom - after Tom Sawyer from The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.

10. Holden - after Holden Caufield from The Catcher in the Rye.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Girls

1. Matilda after Roald Dahl’s Matilda

2. Daisy - after Daisy Buchanan from The Great Gatsby.

3. Emma - after Emma Woodhouse from Emma.

4. Hester - after Hester Payne from The Scarlet Letter.

5. Beth - after Beth March from Little Women.

6. Alice - after Alice in Wonderland.

7. Jane - after Jane Eyre.

8. Natasha - after Natasha Rostrova from War and Peace.

9. Katniss- from The Hunger Games.

10. Elizabeth - after Elizabeth Bennet from Pride and Prejudice.

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