3 Classic Kids Books That Have Dark Origins

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There are so many children’s books that have become iconic. They are just a part of our culture and over the years have been told and retold. In time they often tend to be watered down and stray significantly from their original telling. To look back at the origins of classic kids books, you will find that many of them were much darker and in some cases actually quite gothic and gruesome.