Paddington Little Library

Paddington Little Library

Michael Bond

ISBN
9780008195809
Pub date
06/10/2016
Imprint
HarperCollinsChildren’sBooks
Binding
Other Format
Format
A Format 90x90mm
Extent
48 pages
Price
£4.99
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Book Overview


Four fun books about everyone’s favourite classic bear, Paddington – now a major movie star – in one little library!

Learn all about the nation’s favourite bear, Paddington – now a major movie star – in these four mini board books packaged together in an attractive slipcase.

Find out how Paddington travelled all the way from Peru to London and met the Brown family, and follow him through a his hilariously action-packed days. These funny stories are perfect for the youngest of Paddington fans to take out and about and enjoy wherever they go.

The books included are:
Paddington – The Arrival
Paddington at Home
Paddington at the Seaside
Paddington Goes Shopping

About the author


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. Michael died in 2017, leaving behind one of the great literary legacies of our time.

Reviews


  • ‘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