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Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 147 Ratings and 138 Reviews

Book Description
Who could resist this cuddly Corduroy giant board book? Cut in the shape of Don Freeman's lovable bear, and with big colorful illustrations on every page, this book is a guaranteed hit with toddlers. The very simple story follows Corduroy through his busy day, with one short sentence on each page. With its thick, sturdy pages and large text, this shaped board book is a sure success and a great val... More
Book Information
PublisherPuffin Books
BindingPaperback (47 editions)
Reading LevelBaby to Pre-K
# of Pages32
Publication Date07/01/1996
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About Don Freeman (Author) : Don Freeman is a published author, creator, editor, and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Don Freeman include Corduroys Birthday, Happy New Year, Corduroy, Corduroy ... more
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1/9/2014 Angela Sexton tagged as: I read

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12/13/2011 Alyssa Rixe

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5/28/2010 Jesseca Lewis

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11/5/2009 Courtney Todd

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6/5/2009 Amira Qattan said:
Corduroy is the tale of a loveable department store bear who longs to be “adopted.” When he overhears a little girl’s mother tell her that they cannot purchase Corduroy because he is missing a button, he waits until the store is closed and climbs down off of the shelf in search of his missing ... more

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4/2/2009 Gail Fattori said: Classic and sweet.
tags: I read

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3/16/2009 Mai Kemble said: Just sink into the colors and the sweet story of Corduroy! This is a must read... but I suppose that's why it's a classic? I just couldn't pass up putting this on my shelf... There are too many, aren't there? I think I read more picture books than I do novels now.
tags: I recommend, Inspired me, I read

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12/2/2008 Sara Joiner tagged as: I recommend

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10/29/2008 Sandy Padgett said: One of my favorites as a child...

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9/8/2008 Jenna Bowles tagged as: Inspired me

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7/23/2008 Jennifer Wilson said: Classic! My 2 yr old loves this book & it teaches little ones that we can still love something even if it's "not perfect" or missing something like a shoulder strap button!
tags: I recommend

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8/31/2007 Elizabeth Bluemle tagged as: I Read

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8/5/2007 Sondra LaBrie tagged as: dominics

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