Written by Liza Alexander
Illustrator David Prebenna
Published 1999
Publisher Random House
Series Elmo's World
ISBN 0679987002

Flutter By, Butterfly is a 1999 Sesame Street storybook. Elmo sees a butterfly, and while he's chasing it, he sets off a chain of accidents.


The book was reissued in 2008 by Publications International as a "Play-a-Story Animated Storybook", with an accompanying DVD. The reissue was adapted by Susan Rich Brooke, with Kevin Clash performing Elmo's voice.

The Animated Storybook was originally published in 2008 as a Toys R Us exclusive (ISBN 9781412784535). It was reissued in 2010, in general release (ISBN 1412784530). It was included in the Big Elmo Fun DVD.