Paddington on Top by Michael BondPaddington on Top by Michael Bond

Paddington on Top

byMichael Bond

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To celebrate Paddington Bear's 60th birthday in 2018 this hilarious classic novel from master storyteller Michael Bond has been given a fresh new look. Paddington is now a major movie star!"Goodness gracious!" cried Mrs Bird. "What on earth's that bear doing now?"Nothing is ever straightforward where Paddington is concerned. Whether he's going to school, visiting the seaside or attempting to keep fit - one thing always leads to another.For nearly sixty years, Paddington Bear has touched the hearts of adults and children worldwide with his earnest good intentions and humorous misadventures.
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...
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Title:Paddington on TopFormat:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 7.8 × 5.08 × 0.02 inPublisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0006753779

ISBN - 13:9780006753773

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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The Inspector finally tracks Paddington Bear down and orders him to attend school. But after only one day, the plan doesn’t turn out exactly as expected. Neither, sadly, does Paddington’s special birthday surprise: a day by the seaside seems perfect until Paddington ends up sailing -- through the air! This story and others are in the charming Paddington On Top.

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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 BooksellerPraise for Paddington's Finest Hour:".a delight throughout." Financial TimesPraise for Love From Paddington:".a jolly ride through the best of the Paddington tales" The Times".a delightful collection." Sunday Express