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What should my main character of my book be named?

I'm 14, and I've been writing a book for quite some time now.its placed in the 60's, and the main female character is named Summer. the Male though, is the point of view and I can't figure out his name! he has black hair, olive skin, and a very gentle and quick thinking personality. someone help me? I've been thinking About names and the only one I kinda like is Daniel. what do you guys think? thanks :)

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Trey, Ben...keep it short and simple! (I like Daniel too!)

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I like Daniel, too. Also, here's a list of popular names in the 60s...it might come in handy for other characters as well!

http://www.ssa.gov/OACT/babynames/decades/names1960s.html

Good luck with the book! :)

-AnnNonniMouse, a fellow author

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The name Kevin means gentle. You should find a name whose meaning matches the character's traits.

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Ideas based on your description of him:
Simon
Jacob
Samuel
Alex
Thomas
Dexter
Benjamin
William
Jason
Does this help? Think of your favorite movie characters with similar personalities.

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Michael sounds good (my opinion)

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Jake, Mark, Peter (or Pete), Greg, Justin, Ralph, John, Jack.

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Yeah go with Daniel

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bob :D

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Leonardo

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Eric Meeco

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Jeremy....but Daniel fits as well.

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Damon, Stefan, Elijah, Nick, Christopher, Dylan, Cole, Trevin, Scott, Steven, Erik, Alex, but Daniel also sounds good (:

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How about the name Oliver which is a Norse name meaning: Affectionate
Or Kenneth ( Ken ) which is a Celtic name meaning: Handsome

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Mark or Markus sound good with the name Summer.

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Jimbob Joe Jones.

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Haley

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Daniel works......... maybe tommy

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