Corduroy: Giant Board Book by Don FreemanCorduroy: Giant Board Book by Don Freeman

Corduroy: Giant Board Book

byDon Freeman

Board Book | May 12, 2011

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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, with a full-sized trim and sturdy pages, this edition is baby - and toddler - friendly, and perfect for the whole family.
Don Freeman was born in San Diego, California, in 1908. At an early age, he received a trumpet as a gift from his father. He practiced obsessively and eventually joined a California dance band. After graduating from high school, he ventured to New York City to study art under the tutelage of Joan Sloan and Harry Wickey at the Art Stude...
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Title:Corduroy: Giant Board BookFormat:Board BookProduct dimensions:32 pages, 10.88 × 9.31 × 0.74 inShipping dimensions:10.88 × 9.31 × 0.74 inPublished:May 12, 2011Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0670013110

ISBN - 13:9780670013111

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent chirdren's book This book has endured through the years - I read it to my children and now my grandchild. It's fun to imagine what it would be like to be locked in a big store when no one is there. Great conversation starter - would it be scary? fun? Where would you go first?Try it with your little person.
Date published: 2017-05-09

Editorial Reviews

Corduroy has donated more than three million dollars to a charity helping children with severe illnesses, disabilities, or traumas.   Corduroy hosted Jumpstart’s Read for the Record campaign, which raised more than $1.5 million for early education programs. Two million children and adults read the book on the same day.   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.   Corduroy’s creator, Don Freeman, received the Kerlan Award in recognition of his singular attainments in the creation of children's literature.   Close to 20 million copies of the Corduroy books have sold in the United States and around the world.