by Don Freeman (Author)

Celebrate 50 years of the beloved teddy bear. 2018 marks Corduroy’s 50th anniversary, and Don Freeman’s classic character is even more popular today than he was when he first came on the scene. Now his original story is available in an unabridged, sturdy board book format, perfect for even the youngest readers.

Take a nostalgic trip to the world of "Corduroy" by Don Freeman, an enchanting children's book that has captured hearts for generations. Immerse yourself in the charming tale of a little teddy bear named Corduroy, whose one missing button embarks him on an unforgettable adventure.

In this classic children's literature, we encounter Corduroy, a cuddly teddy bear with a distinctive green corduroy overall, residing on a department store shelf. Unlike his pristine companions, Corduroy stands out with his endearing buttonless appearance. As the days pass, he patiently waits for someone to notice his unique charm and take him home.

One day, a little girl named Lisa stumbles upon Corduroy and is drawn to his adorable buttonless eyes. She longs to make him hers, but her mother hesitates due to his missing button. Undeterred, Lisa hatches a clever plan to ensure Corduroy finds a loving home.

"Corduroy" embarks on a journey filled with endearing moments and valuable lessons. Through Lisa's unwavering determination and the kindness of a department store employee, Corduroy finally gets his missing button. This heartwarming tale celebrates individuality, acceptance, and the enduring power of friendship.

Don Freeman's enchanting illustrations bring Corduroy to life, capturing his expressive eyes and gentle smile. The book's simple yet effective prose resonates with young readers, fostering their imagination and teaching them the importance of embracing differences.

Whether you're a seasoned parent seeking a captivating bedtime story or a child at heart longing to revisit cherished memories, "Corduroy" promises an unforgettable reading experience. Dive into this timeless classic and let its heartwarming message touch your heart.


34 pages