More about Paddington by Michael BondMore about Paddington by Michael Bond

More about Paddington

byMichael Bond

Paperback | July 8, 2014

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"Bears like Paddington are very rare," says Mrs Bird, "and a good thing too, or it would cost us a small fortune in marmalade."Classic adventures of the bear from Darkest Peru.As Paddington says himself, "Things happen to me - I'm that sort of bear." With his attempts at home decorating, detective work and photography, the Brown family soon find that Paddington causes his own particular brand of chaos.
Michael Bond was born in Newbury, Berkshire on 13 January 1926 and attended Presentation College, Reading. He served in the Royal Air Force and the British Army before working as a cameraman for BBC TV for 19 years. In 1997 he was awarded the OBE for his services to children's literature.
Title:More about PaddingtonFormat:PaperbackDimensions:144 pagesPublished:July 8, 2014Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0006753434

ISBN - 13:9780006753438

Appropriate for ages: 6 - 8


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent classic! My daughter loves reading (or, well, listening to) her Paddington books before bedtime since she was 3! I grew up on these adventures, and I'm excited to share them with her now.
Date published: 2015-11-28

Editorial Reviews

Praise for the Paddington series:'I've always had great respect for Paddington. He is a British institution.' Stephen Fry'Paddington has joined Pooh as one of the great bears of English children's literature.' The Teacher'Michael Bond's accident-prone bear.has become one of the most enduring of children's characters.' The Bookseller