This special edition brings together three favourite classic adventures - Paddington in the Garden, Paddington at the Carnival and Paddington and the Grand Tour. Whether he is gardening, walking along the canal, or seeing the sights of London - as always - there is never a dull moment when Paddington is around!
Three favourite stories of Paddington, the bear from Darkest Peru, brought together in one volume!
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.'
'Michael Bond's accident-prone bear...has become one of the most enduring of children's characters.' The Bookseller
|Publication date:||28th August 2014|
|Illustrator:||R. W. Alley|
|Publisher:||HarperCollins Publishers Ltd an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers|
|Suitable for:||3+ readers, 5+ readers|
Michael Bond 13 Jan 1926 - 28 June 2017. Born in Newbury, Berkshire, England he was educated at Presentation College, Reading. During World War II Michael Bond served in both the Royal Air Force and the Middlesex Regiment of the British Army. He began writing in 1945 and sold his first short story to a magazine called London Opinion. This experience helped him decide that he wanted to be a writer. Michael Bond never thought of writing for children but, after producing a number of short stories and radio plays, his agent suggested that he adapt a television play for children. His first book, A ...More About Michael Bond