If you want a collection of bedtime stories that are bound to help your children relax then look no further than ‘The Sleepy Pebble and Other Stories: Calming Tales to Read at Bedtime’
Every night, like many other parents out there, I read my son nursery rhymes. Some of them I am familiar with, while others I have faint memories of. But one thing that struck me is how violent most of them are.
What you may or may not know is that some of these nursery rhymes have some equally violent origins, some of which I list here.