Sesame Street Finding Out Encyclopedia 11: The R Book

Written by Richard Carlisle, Margaret Crush, Molly Lodge, Lee Pressman, George Short, Jocelyn Stevenson
Illustrator Sue Branch, Zena Flax, John Gossler, Dennis Ryan, Penny Simon, Mari Szmichowska
Published 1982
Publisher Bay Books Inc.
Series Sesame Street Finding Out Encyclopedia
ISBN 0-85835-521-3

Sesame Street Finding Out Encyclopedia 11: The R Book is a Sesame Street book that focuses on words starting with the letter R.


  • Rabbits: Sherlock Hemlock and the case of the missing carrots / 2 page spread: count rabbits with Count von Count; can you find the rabbit that stole Sherlock's carrot? / Make your own rabbit with Ernie
  • Rain: Make your own rain measuring cup with Grover and Big Bird / Story: Grover meets a raindrop who explains where the rain comes from. When the rain stops, Grover joins everybody outside to watch a rainbow.
  • Reading: A poem by Big Bird: When I can read
  • Refrigerator: 2 page spread: Grover's Mommy's refrigerator / Cookie Monster recipes: popsicles and frozen chocolate cornflakes
  • Reptiles: Bert and Ernie look at different reptiles
  • River: 2 page spread: How a river flows and how people use the river. (Appearance by Sam the Robot)
  • Road: 2 page spread: how a road is built / Make a road for your toy cars with Prairie Dawn / Maze: help Grover reach Prairie's house on his motorcycle
  • Rock: Herry Monster talks about rocks and shows how to make things out of rocks.
  • Rocket: Story: Ernie makes Bert go on an imaginary rocket ride / Rocket board game / Make your own rocket with Ernie
  • Rubber: Ernie tells Rubber Duckie where rubber comes from / Mumford's magic trick: a moving spool with a rubber band inside

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