Paddington At Large by Michael BondPaddington At Large by Michael Bond

Paddington At Large

byMichael Bond

Paperback | September 1, 1998

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The irresistible Paddington Bear, who was found on Paddington station, returns in this reissued novel, with a brand new cover design."Even Paddington can't come to much harm in half an hour," said Mrs Brown optimistically.But who else other than Paddington could hang Mr Curry's lawnmower from a treetop or set Father Christmas' beard on fire?
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 2015, Michael was awarded a CBE for his services to children's literature, to add to the OBE he received in 1997. M...
Title:Paddington At LargeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:144 pagesPublished:September 1, 1998Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0006753639

ISBN - 13:9780006753636

Appropriate for ages: 6 - 8


From Our Editors

Everyone's favourite forgetful bear is up to his old antics in Paddington At Large. Michael Bond records the dilemmas and imaginings of the cuddly character as Paddington hangs Mr. Curry's lawnmower from a tree-top and comes up through the stage floor while the band is performing. You'll have to check this storybook to find out what happens when Paddington sets Father Christmas' beard on fire!

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