Paddington and the Grand Tour by Michael BondPaddington and the Grand Tour by Michael Bond

Paddington and the Grand Tour

byMichael Bond

Paperback | January 18, 2011

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The classic bear from Darkest Peru, who was found on Paddington Station, returns for a day of London sightseeing in this hilarious picture book!With his suitcase packed full of marmalade sandwiches and Mrs Bird's umbrella (in case it rains), Paddington sets out for a day of sightseeing with his friend, Mr Gruber. How can he know that the tourists will think he's their tour guide? And how is he to guess that they will follow him everywhere?
Michael Bond was born in Newbury, Berkshire on 13 January 1926 and educated at 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.
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Title:Paddington and the Grand TourFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pagesPublished:January 18, 2011Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0007368690

ISBN - 13:9780007368693

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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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