This is the list of letters and emails Bob and Larry from VeggieTales have received over the years. It is going in chronological order.
Sender: Lucy Anderson
Location: Phoenix, Arizona
"Dear Bob and Larry, I am six years old. Sometimes I think there are monsters in my closet. That makes me real scared. Can you help me?"
- This is the only letter that was actually read by a child. Lucy Anderson was voiced by someone Phil met at their local former church. Phil also stated they stopped this technique for letters because it was going too slow for runtime.
Sender: Latasha Robbins
Location: Savannah, Georgia
From Are You My Neighbor?
She asks both Bob and Larry what loving your neighbor really means.
Sender: Dexter Wilmington
Location: Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Sender: Myra Eggleston
Location: Youngstown, Pennsylvania
She tells Bob and Larry-Boy that she has a lot of older siblings that can do many special things, but she's small and she doesn't know if there's anything special about herself.
Sender: Victor Bartholemew
Location: Sausalito, California
He tells Bob and Junior that a kid named Louis hit him the day before. Victor knows that in church that we should be nice to others, even if they're not. But he doesn't feel like it towards Louis, and he doesn't know if he should follow his way or God's.
Sender: Lucy Thomas
Location: Bismark, North Dakota
She writes to Bob and Larry that she didn't want to share any of her toys with her younger sister.
Sender: Pete McGuiness
Location: New Castle: Indiana
"Dear Bob and Larry, I'm depressed. All my friends are in Mrs. Peterson's class, but I got stuck in Mr. Schubert's class. If God loves me, why do bad things happen? Your friend, Pete"
From A Snoodle's Tale
Senders: Calen Whitter and Elijah Castillo
Locations: Brown Arrow, Oklahoma and San Antonio, Texas From Minnesota Cuke and the Search for Samson's Hairbrush
They both asked Bob and Larry how to deal with bullies. Larry first nicknamed Elijah "Eli" until they returned to the countertop.
Sender: Dylan Clark
Location: Altoona, Wisconsin
From Lord of the Beans
He states he can built things better than anyone else he knows, and his mother tells him he has a gift. He ask Bob and Larry what a "gift" is exactly and how to use it.
Sender: Erica Bangeman
Location: Minot, North Dakota
"Dear Bob and Larry, my family just moved to Minot. I started going to a new school and I don't know anybody. I wanted to make new friends, which got me wondering... what do you think it takes to be a good friend? Sincerely, Erica"
- The name is based after a good friend Mike Nawrocki has who also lives in Minot. He was previously mentioned in the King George commentary.
Location: Cement City, Michigan
From the TV version of The Asparagus of LaMancha
"Dear Bob and Larry, my friend Sarah is acting kind of weird. And none of the other girls like her anymore and they want me to stop liking her too. What should I do?"
Location: Central, Arizona
From the TV version of Sheerluck Holmes and the Golden Ruler
"Dear Bob and Larry, my friend Chester hit me today. Tomorrow, I think I should hit him back! What do you think?"
From the TV version of Minnesota Cuke and the Search for Samson's Hairbrush
Location: Escondido, California
From the TV version of Lyle the Kindly Viking
"Dear Bob and Larry, I have two donuts. The kid next door wants one! My mom says I should share, but if I do, I'll lose a donut. Why should I share?"
Location: Louisville, Kentucky
From the TV version of Dr. Jiggle and Mr. Sly
"Dear Bob and Larry, I have red hair. No one else in my class has red hair. Sometimes, they make fun of me. Can you make my hair brown or black or yellow like everyone else?"
Location: Pahokee, Florida
From the TV version of Bully Trouble
"Dear Bob and Larry, tomorrow I'm supposed to go to the dentist, but I'm scared. I'm writing you from under my bed and I'm not coming out, ever."
Location: Bullhead City, Arizona
From the TV version of Sumo of the Opera
"Dear Bob and Larry, I'm supposed to color a picture for school, but it's too big! It's taking too long. I want to quit but my mom says I need to finish. Why should I finish it? It's just one picture."
Sender: John, Rodney or Frederick
From the TV version of Duke and the Great Pie War
He says he wants to know about love. He says love is talked about at his church all the time, but he wants to know what it really is. He also said he loves cupcakes and asks if that's the answer.
From the TV version of King George and the Ducky
"Dear Bob and Larry, at school; sometimes we play with blocks. If I have all the blocks, I could build something huge! My teacher says the other kids need some blocks too. Why shouldn't I have all the blocks? Then I'd be happy. Your friend, Alex"
Location: Trenton, New Jersey
From the TV version of Madame Blueberry
"Dear Bob and Larry, my dad took me to the toy store and said I could pick out one thing. What gives? If he loves me, why can't I have everything?"
Sender: Rachel Paxton
Location: Muscule Shoals, Alabama
From Gideon: Tuba Warrior
"Dear Bob and Larry I'm in the second grade. There's a new girl at my class. She's kind of peculiar, and my friends don't like her. I know God wants us to be friends to kids who have no friends. But if I'm nice to her, I might lose my old friends. What should I do? P.S. Can I trust God?"
From the TV version of A Snoodle's Tale
"Dear Bob and Larry, this big kid at school said I was a doofus because I'm not very good at soccer. Now I feel terrible! I'm never gonna try to play anything again!"
Location: South Carolina
From the TV version of Dave and the Giant Pickle
"Dear Bob and Larry, I am very small. I can't reach things. When I play soccer, I can hardly kick the ball! Will I ever be able to do anything big?"
Sender: Wesley Thomas
Location: Carlsbad, New Mexico
From Moe and the Big Exit
"Dear Bob and Larry, can you do a sequel to 'The Ballad of Little Joe'? Your friend, Wesley"
Sender: Sammy Tidwell
Location: Brentwood, Tennessee
"Dear Bob and Larry, don't miss this exciting opportunity to take advantage of our low interest rates."
"Dear Bob and Larry, I fight with my brother a lot. In church this week I learned that I'm supposed to be loving, joyful, peaceful, patient, kind, good, gentle and self-controlled. I know God wants me to be all that to my brother, but I don't think I'm strong enough. What do I do? Your friend, Elise"
From the TV version of The Ballad of Little Joe
"Dear Bob and Larry, I'm having trouble with my big brother. He's really mean to me. And yesterday, he broke my favorite toy too! I was so angry I never wanted to talk to him again! But today, he said he was sorry, and wanted to be friends again. I don't feel much like accepting his brother's apology, or forgiving him for hurting me. I don't even want to talk to him, even though he is my brother. Please tell me what I should do."
From the TV version of Rack, Shack and Benny
"Dear Bob and Larry, I've got a friend who is pressuring me to do some things I know are wrong. But if I say no, she won't be my friend anymore! What should I do?"
From the TV version of Esther... The Girl Who Became Queen
"Dear Bob and Larry, sometimes on the playground I get pushed around by this one group of kids who don't like me because I follow the rules. I don't know how to stand up against them and do what's right! If I do, I might get beat up. What should I do?"
Location: Fort Wayne
From the TV version of The Toy That Saved Christmas
"Dear Bob and Larry, Christmas is coming and I'm so excited. I gave my mom and dad a mega-list of all the presents I want to get this year, but I went to the mall today and saw a bunch more things that I really, really want! Only, I can't find where my mom hid my list, so I need your help. How am I gonna put all those new things I want on the missing list to make sure I get everything?"
Location: San Francisco
From the TV version of Larry-Boy and the Rumor Weed
"Dear Bob and Larry, my friend Anne told me a secret about my other friend, Sally, so I told Bethany. And Bethany told her friend Chris that. Now everybody knows about it! Then I found out the secret may not be true, and I'm afraid Sally's feelings would get hurt. It's all turned into a big mess! What should I do?"
Sender: Felix Rosenwinkel
Location: Grinnell, Iowa
He tells Bob and Larry that he's been stealing stuff recently, and knows what he's doing is wrong. But he's afraid that if he comes back to his church, he thinks no one would accept, even God.
Sender: Edmund Storch
Location: Fort Washakie, Wyoming
"Dear Bob and Larry, the other night I accidentally left the top off the hamster cage after playing with my hamster, Squeaky. When I came back in the morning, Squeaky was gone. I'm so sad. What should I do?"
Sender: Zachary Alexander
Location: Glen Allen, Virgina
From Big River Rescue
"Dear Bob and Larry, there's a kid in my class named Joseph who gets made fun of a lot. I feel very bad for him, but I'm afraid if I help him out, I'll get made fun of too. I guess I'm not sure if I should get involved."
- The name is based after two of Brian Roberts' nephews.
Sender: Samuel Knofsigger
Location: Cairo, Illinois
"Dear Bob and Larry, my dad promised me to get a bicycle when I turn five. I'm only four and a half, but I can't wait. I want the bike now. What should I do? P.S. Please hurry with your answer."
From the TV version of Gideon: Tuba Warrior
"Dear Bob and Larry, my dad tells me my grandma hasn't been feeling well lately. I love her so much, but I can't do anything to make her feel better! My big brother says we need to trust in God. What gives? If he has a plan for us, why can't I know what it is? So do you think it's possible that God has a plan for Grandma?"
From the TV version of Moe and the Big Exit
"Dear Bob and Larry, I got a model airplane for my birthday. But when I opened it, there were no directions inside! Dad says we should go back to the store and get the directions, but I think I can build a plane without them."
Location: Portland, Oregon
From the TV version of Josh and the Big Wall!
"Dear Bob and Larry, at school, sometimes the teacher gives us rules we're supposed to follow. My friends don't always obey her, like when they run to the playground! But, if I don't run, I don't get a swing! What should I do?"
Location: Mount Washington
From the TV version of An Easter Carol
"Dear Bob and Larry, I had a really awful day. I got a zero on my math, my dog ran away, and I just know tomorrow's not gonna get any better."
Sender: Agatha Williamson
Location: Bristol, England
"Dear Bob and Larry, I do hope this letter finds you well. I am quite fond of your program. In Sunday school, I learned I should always love others, but there are times when I find that exceedingly difficult. What about when people are boorish and incorrigible?! With gratitude, Agatha Williamson, Bristol England."
From Beauty and the Beet
"Dear Bob and Larry, there's a new girl at my school called Mary. She can be a little cranky and rude, it makes me want to be mean right back to her! What should I do? Your friend, Grace."
Sender: Ezzio Vietti
Location: Hackensack, New Jersey
He tells Bob and Larry that he did something he know he shouldn't do. His friends advise him to tell a lie, so he won't get into trouble.
- Ezzio is named after a real guy with the same name who was in Phil Vischer's youth group.
Location: New Mexico
From the TV version of Larry-Boy! and the Fib from Outer Space!
She says that she snuck a cookie in her grandmother's cookie jar, and it broke. She then told a lie about it.
Sender: Lauren Thomas
Location: Garden Grove, California
From Sweetpea Beauty
Sender: Madison Scott
Location: Ogallala, Nebraska
"Dear Bob and Larry, my friend Taylor has everything. It isn't fair. Why can't I have what she has? Your friend, Madison."
Sender: Eddie Espinosa
Location: Boone, North Carolina
He tells Bob and Larry that he had a bad day since he moved to a new school, and he doesn't have any friends.
He is played by Marco Antonio Pulk.
Sender: Sean Smith
Location: Youngstown, Ohio
"Dear LarryBoy, I'm afraid to be in my room alone at night. I'm afraid of thunderstorms, bugs, and dogs. I'm also afraid of snakes. What can I do when I feel afraid? Your friend, Sean".
Sender: Scott Mitchell
"Dear Bob and Larry, I like to play the piano, and my friends Justin and Sam like to play soccer. I'm not very good at soccer, and sometimes they tease me about it. Can you help me?"
Sender: Carly Gordon
Location: Chicago, Illinois
"Dear Bob and Larry, I have 2 teddy bears; Banjo and Patches. My little sister always wants to play with Patches. The thing is, both bears are really special to me. What should I do? Your Friend, Carly".
- Her first name is probably based off of Carly Henderson.
Location: Bangor, Maine
From Celery Night Fever
"Dear Bob and Larry, My little brother is super annoying. He rode my bike without asking and it got a flat tire. Now, I can't ride it! I'm really mad at him. What should I do? Your friend, Jason"
Location: Raton, New Mexico
From Noah's Ark
"Dear Bob and Larry, my baby sister just came home from the hospital. The thing is, I prayed for a baby brother. I had big plans for a brother! Now what am I supposed to do!? Why would God do this to me? Your friend, Chris."
Marco is a television friend towards Bob and Larry. One day, he bumped into Bob when he was at the bowling alley. Marco asked Bob that whenever his sister makes him, she apologizes and their mom asks him that he needs to forgive. So he wonders why he needs to forgive.
In Madame Blueberry, after he received the Suzy Action Jeep he always wanted, Larry states he still needs some things that'll make him happy (eg. camper, dirt bike, jet ski, action hang glider.) Bob asked him how much stuff he needs to be happy, which Larry responds "I don't know". So Bob decides to use that as the topic for the episode.
In Sumo of the Opera, Larry had to go to a toy drive. However, he gets lost and is stuck the end of the subway line. He tells Bob and Lutfi that he's ready to give up, but Bob hesitates this and both he and Lutfi decided to tell Larry some stories that'll make him think to keep going.
Larry had so far three of his problems solved.
Location: Stockbridge, Massachusetts
"Dear LarryBoy, I just love watching you help people escape fibs and rumors. But I've got something in my house I just can't escape, and now I need your help. I really love playing video games. Sometimes all I can think about is playing. Even when I'm suppose to be doing my homework, or cleaning up my room, I'll look over to that controller, and I can't help picking it up and playing. What should I do?"
- This is the only text message read in the entire series.