20 SWEET baby names inspired by World Book Day

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?


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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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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