Top Ten Unusual Character Names I've Encountered in Books (TTT #24)

Hello and welcome to another Top Ten Tuesday hosted by The Broke and the Bookish.Today's topic is probably one of my favorites.We're talking about the "Top Ten Character Names We've Encountered in Books!"Don't forger to comment and leave your links below!

Avery from Wait For You By J.Lynn

Lola & Cricket from Lola and the Boy Next Door By Stephanie Perkins

America Singer from The Selection By Kiera Cass

Merit for the Chicagoland Vampires By Chloe Neill

Thalia & Annabeth for Percy Jackson By Rick Riordan

Echo from Pushing the Limits By Katie McGarry

Celaena from Throne of Glass By Sarah J. Maas

Mercedes from the Mercy Thompson Series By Patricia Briggs

Katsa & Po from Graceling By Kristin Cashore

Valek & Yelena from the Study Series By Maria V. Snyder


  1. I also included Celaena and Yelena on my list; two kick ass heroines from series that I adored! Katsa and Echo are also pretty and unusual names! Great list :)

    Becca @ Lost in Thought

    1. I have to agree with you!Celaena and Yelena are amazing.Thank you for stopping by!

  2. I love the name Echo (although never read the book). Great list!

  3. Love Echo! That was a character name in Dollhouse (a Joss Whedon show) and I've liked it ever since. Never read a book with that character name though :D

    Here's my TTT :)

    - Allie @ Little Birdie Books

    1. I love the name Echo!Thank you so much for stopping by!

  4. I keep seeing Cricket everywhere, to me Cricket is a sport not a name. Maybe if I read the book I would get it! I'm not sure. Great list though, some really great names I've never even encountered before. My STS.

    1. You should read the book!Thank you for stopping by!

  5. Believe me,choosing ten names from so many great ones wasn't easy!Thanks for stopping by!


Post a Comment

Thanks for stopping by and commenting!