A picture book classic! Don Freeman’s classic character, Corduroy, is even more popular today then he was when he first came on the scene in 1968. This story of a small teddy bear waiting on a department store shelf for a child’s friendship has appealed to young readers generation after generation.
- Corduroy was one of the first books inducted into the Indies Choice Book Awards Picture Book Hall of Fame
- The New York Public Library named Corduroy one of the 100 Great Children's Books from the Last 100 Years
- The National Education Association named Corduroy one of the Teachers’ Top 100 Books for Children
- School Library Journal named Corduroy one of the Top 100 Picture Books for the 21st Century