Paddington Goes for Gold (Paddington) by Michael BondPaddington Goes for Gold (Paddington) by Michael Bond

Paddington Goes for Gold (Paddington)

byMichael Bond

Paperback | February 24, 2015

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A hilarious picture book featuring Paddington, the classic bear from Darkest Peru, as he takes part in a local family sports event, with rather sticky results!Paddington is in high competitive spirits when he accompanies the Brown family to a local sports day. But whether he's putting the shot, helping Jonathan and Judy get ready for the three-legged race, or taking part in a relay, nothing goes quite as planned.Will a gold medal ever be within Paddington's reach?
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 Goes for Gold (Paddington)Format:PaperbackDimensions:32 pagesPublished:February 24, 2015Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0007427735

ISBN - 13:9780007427734


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