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, Dorothy Tucker
Published 1982
Publisher Bay Books Inc.
Series Sesame Street Finding Out Encyclopedia
ISBN 0-85835-518-3

Sesame Street Finding Out Encyclopedia 8: The M Book is a Sesame Street book that focuses on words starting with the letter M.


  • Machines: Different machines at home, and at a construction site
  • Maps: Sherlock Hemlock and Betty Lou are lost and find their way home with the help of Betty Lou's map / Find the route on the map that Grover and his Mommy walked / Make a map of your bedroom with Betty Lou
  • Masks: Count von Count's masked ball: make your own mask with Oscar.
  • Measuring: Two page spread: Measuring day on Sesame Street / Mumford's magic trick: musical jars
  • Money: Count von Count buys a new broom at Hooper's Store / Ernie and Bert show how to make pretend money and play store
  • Monkeys: Two page spread: count monkeys with The Count
  • Monsters: Herry Monster reads about different monsters / Make your own monster mask with Ernie
  • Months of the year: A poem by Big Bird about the months of the year / Make your own birthday calendar with Big Bird
  • Moon: Ernie asks Bert what the moon looks like from a close distance. They travel to the moon in a rocket ship, where astronaut Ernie discovers that the moon is full of rocks and craters, and the Earth looks small from up there.
  • Mouse: Sherlock Hemlock wonders who ate the cheese / Make your own mouse with Big Bird / Cookie Monster recipe: minty mice
  • Moving: A little girl moves to Sesame Street / Help the movers find the right house
  • Music: The Sesame Street Orchestra; Make your own musical instruments

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