Happy New Year Corduroy Author:Don Freeman 3 . . . 2 . . . 1 . . . Celebrate with Corduroy! Corduroy and his friends are ringing in the New Year with a party. They drink hot cocoa, play games, and count down to midnight together. This brightly colored shaped board book is perfect for the youngest fans of Corduroy, one of the most adored characters in children’s books for forty years.