The Secret Universe of Names

The Secret Universe of Names: The Dynamic Interplay of Names & Destiny by Roy Feinson, from Overlook Press, ISBN 1585675946. What does the sound of your name say about you? How do those particular syllables affect your self-image and the expectations others have of you? This book explains in fascinating detail how the sounds of a name evoke basic gut reactions, giving 10,000 name-by-name examples. A section of over 300 entries is accompanied by short biographies of well-known personalities who exemplify each name's attributes, along with a rating of charisma, power, sex appeal and wealth potential.