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Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 130,838 Ratings and 2,047 Reviews

Book Description
Have you ever dreamed of being locked in a department store at night? The endearing story of Corduroy paints a picture of the adventures that might unfold (for a teddy bear at least) in such a situation. When all the shoppers have gone home for the night, Corduroy climbs down from the shelf to look for his missing button. It's a brave new world! He accidentally gets on an elevator that he th... More
Book Information
PublisherScholastic, Inc.
BindingPaperback (47 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages32
Publication Date05/1976
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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.
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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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