Names from Little,Big:

I love the novel [name]Little[/name], Big by [name]John[/name] Crowley, and he has given his characters some magnificent names. I love the style-sort of old fashioned but quirky I suppose. Can anyone come up with any names that are similar in style to these? (just girls though)

Girls:
([name]Daily[/name]) [name]Alice[/name]
[name]Sophie[/name]
[name]Nora[/name]
[name]Sylvie[/name]

[name]Tacey[/name]
[name]Lucy[/name]
[name]Lily[/name]
[name]Lilac[/name]
[name]Violet[/name]
[name]Ariel[/name]
[name]Timothea[/name]
[name]Wilhelmina[/name]

Boys:

(Smokey) Barnable, FN [name]Evan[/name]
[name]John[/name]
[name]August[/name]
[name]Harvey[/name]
[name]George[/name]
[name]Lionel[/name]
[name]Oliver[/name]
[name]Auberon[/name]

I bolded my favorites. :slight_smile:

[name]Genevieve[/name]
[name]Adele[/name]
[name]Scarlet[/name]
[name]Alberta[/name]
[name]Charlotte[/name]
[name]Eleanor[/name]/[name]Eleanora[/name]
[name]Helen[/name]/[name]Helena[/name]
[name]Stella[/name]
[name]Delilah[/name]
[name]Geneva[/name]
[name]Genesis[/name]
[name]Madeleine[/name]
[name]Jewel[/name]
[name]Olivia[/name]
[name]Marguerite[/name]
[name]Adelaide[/name]
[name]Claudette[/name]
[name]Nicolette[/name]
[name]Bernice[/name]
[name]Bernadette[/name]
[name]Esme[/name]
[name]Isla[/name]

[name]Do[/name] you like any of these?

I like all of them! The names that reminded me the most of the “feel” of the [name]Little[/name],Big names were:

[name]Adelaide[/name]
[name]Adele[/name]
[name]Charlotte[/name]
[name]Eleanor[/name]
[name]Genevieve[/name]
[name]Helen[/name]/[name]Helena[/name]
[name]Stella[/name]

Thanks! The novel was set in the end of the twentieth century, if that helps.