February 17, 2012

Follow My Book Blog Friday

The question this week is from Evolet @ BeefcakeandBabes
Q: I like unique names for characters and am looking forward to coming up with some when I start writing. What's the most unique character name you've come across?
Well I just finished reading Supernaturally by Kiersten White and in it are some pretty fantastic and unique names for faeries.
Reth is short for Lorethan . A Seelie Fey who is obsessed with Evie
Fehl -Denfehlath, another faerie
Lin -Melinthros. Evelyn's dad . She commands him to go back to the faerie realm and never wants to see him again.
Faeries can be commanded and are forced to obey only by using their real name. 

Lend as in 'lend me your body parts or ear' that one's pretty funny :D.
The Gnomes name was unique... Grnlllll .
An immortal water nymph, Cresseda is kind of pretty . She's Lends mother and is a water elemental. 


  1. Following. I really enjoyed Supernaturally. I am excited for the next one to come out. I got a kick out of Lend, too.

    1. Hi, thanks for stoppin by . I'm looking forward to the next one in the series too

  2. I love both Lend and Grnlllll, these are some unique names!

    New follower here. :)

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    1. Welcome ! I think your name is pretty unique as well . Have a great weekend ~

  3. Hi Jackie! Those are pretty unique names! Love your blog! Followed via Linky Follower :)

  4. Oh, faeries have the best names! (and the hardest to write. LOL).

    I'm a follower. :)

  5. Oh, yeah, the names from Supernaturally are pretty awesome. I'd always liked Lend.
    Old follower, hopping throuhg.
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  6. Great choices! I like how you told us the nicknames and the full names. I think some of them are quite interesting. :)

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  7. Oh yes Lend!!! I loved this name since it's one of the most fitting names ever!! Oh and... I'm a little in love with him too :)) Happy Friday!

  8. All of these fantasy type names are starting to blend together, but I think someone else mentioned these names as well. I'm reading as many of these comments today as possible because I can't seem to think of any on my own.

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  9. Hey, I'm a new follower! :)

    Those are some awesome names! I LOVE unique character names!

    Have a FABULOUS Friday!!!! :D


  10. I love the Paranormalcy series and definately agree they are some very unique names, new follower, here's mine

  11. Hi, I've never read that book but I agree they are very unique names!

    I'm a new follower! http://vbooklife.blogspot.com/2012/02/feature-and-follow-hosted-by-parajunkee.html

    Vikki @ V's Book Life


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