A Conversation for Jenny Greenteeth, Folklore Character

Never heard of this

Post 1


...before I read the Terry Pratchett book, "The Wee Free Men". I thought he made it up - didn't realise it was such a widespread character in folk myths around the world!

Never heard of this

Post 2


just mucking about in Google and noticed that this is Number One International Hit about Jenny Greenteeth. Rather chuffed at that smiley - smiley
smiley - wizard

Goodness me

Post 3


V. interested to read that this is such a widespread myth. I thought it was a local invention in Lancashire, where my mum's family lived, and had assumed it had been invented to stop children from playing near the canal.

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