'The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who cannot read them'
Sunday, 20 December 2009
King's Men neither up nor down...
Booktrust questioned 2,500 people on their favourite nursery rhyme, and compiled a least of the top ten. 'Hickory Dickory Dock' claimed first prize, with 'Little Miss Muffet' and 'Round and Round the Garden' second and third respectively. Possible surprises included 'The Grand Old Duke of York' and 'Twinkle Twinle Little Star'. The childhood favourites finished a disappointing seventh and eighth. A full list can be found here