"Christopher trying his best to entertain them by reading to them from Mother Goose."
Mother Goose is a imaginary author of a collection of tales and poems for children. She can be traced as far back as the mid-17th century and some believe she was a real person.
The Real Mother Goose book - Credit: "T"eresa
Christopher is probably reciting to the twins the book of short poems entitled The Real Mother Goose
, published in 1916. It is the one American readers are most familiar with.