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Published on Feb 19, 2020
You may have loved them as a child, but we bet you didn’t know about the dark shadows behind them. For this list, we’re analyzing popular children’s books that feature a twisted, discriminatory, or just plain heartbreaking backstory. Our list includes dark stories behind "Harry Potter", "Dumbo", "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory", "Peter Pan", "White Fang", and more. Did any of these stories ruin YOUR childhood? Let us know in the comments.
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