The City Worm and the Country Worm 1
Written by Linda Hayward
Illustrator Carol Nicklaus
Published 1983
Publisher Golden Press
Series SESAME STREET Book Club

The City WORM & the Country WORM is a 1983 SESAME STREET storybook which tells an underground version of the story of the City Mouse & the Country Mouse.

SLIMEYs cousin SQUIRMY visits SESAME STREET. Then, when OSCAR THE GROUCH makes SLIMEY angry, he decides to visit SQUIRMY in the country. He then gets to experience what it's like to live in SQUIRMY's home. But when a robin almost eats them for breakfast, SLIMEY realizes that living in city is much safer for him & he & SQUIRMY both decided that their own environment is best for themselves. After SLIMEY returns home, he reconciles w/ OSCAR.


Other editionsEdit

The book was reissued in 1993 by Reader's Digest.



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