Paddington Takes The Test by Michael BondPaddington Takes The Test by Michael Bond

Paddington Takes The Test

byMichael Bond

Paperback | July 17, 2018

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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!"Congratulations on passing your driving test!" said the examiner, grimly.Who would have thought it possible when he has just sat on Paddington's marmalade sandwiches and been driven into the car in front? But then, he hasn't tested many bears before.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 Takes The TestFormat:PaperbackPublished:July 17, 2018Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0006753787

ISBN - 13:9780006753780

Appropriate for ages: 6 - 8

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Paddington`s in a state of great excitement. He just read a poster that shows a Rolls Royce that could be his — but first he`s got to get through 15 packets of currants to qualify. But the Rolls Royce that the little bear expected turns out to be one of 10,000 consolation prizes: a bookmark. All this after Paddington takes a driver`s exam and earns a license to drive a rather unusual vehicle, in Michael Bond`s Paddington Takes the Test.

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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