The Testaments out now
A Bear Called Paddington (Paperback)
  • A Bear Called Paddington (Paperback)
zoom

A Bear Called Paddington (Paperback)

(author)
3 Reviews Sign in to write a review
£6.99
Paperback 160 Pages / Published: 03/11/2003
  • In stock online

Usually dispatched within 24 hours

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect

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!

"A bear on Paddington Station?" said Mrs Brown in amazement. "Don't be silly - there can't be."

Paddington Bear had travelled all the way from Darkest Peru when the Brown family first met him on Paddington station. Since then their lives have never been quite the same... for ordinary things become quite extraordinary when a bear called Paddington is involved.

For nearly sixty years, Paddington Bear has touched the hearts of adults and children worldwide with his earnest good intentions and humorous misadventures.

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780007174164
Number of pages: 160
Weight: 160 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 12 mm


MEDIA 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

Praise for Paddington's Finest Hour:

"...a delight throughout..." Financial Times

Praise for Love From Paddington:

"...a jolly ride through the best of the Paddington tales" The Times

"...a delightful collection..." Sunday Express

You may also be interested in...

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Added to basket
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Added to basket
£6.99   £5.49
Paperback
Funnybones
Added to basket
£6.99
Paperback
Peepo! (Board Book)
Added to basket
£6.99   £5.49
Board book
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Added to basket
£6.99   £5.49
Board book
The Lion Inside
Added to basket
£6.99
Paperback
Ten Minutes to Bed: Little Mermaid
Added to basket
Elmer
Added to basket
£6.99
Board book
The Fairytale Hairdresser and Thumbelina
Added to basket
The Tale Of Peter Rabbit
Added to basket
£5.99   £4.49
Hardback
The Gruffalo
Added to basket
£6.99   £5.49
Board book
There's a Dragon in Your Book
Added to basket
£6.99   £4.99
Paperback
Monkey Puzzle
Added to basket
£6.99   £5.49
Paperback
Pugicorn
Added to basket
£6.99   £4.99
Paperback
Ten Minutes to Bed: Little Unicorn
Added to basket
A.R.D. at Glasgow Argyle Street

“It's nice having a bear around the house”

The very sad departure of Mr Bond to the great library in the sky prompted my fondest memories of reading this as a child.

What really shines through is Michael Bond's deep and very obviously genuine love for... More

“A special request from a nostalgic 31-year-old child!”

This was bought as a birthday present for a long-standing Paddington fan. Birthday not for a couple of weeks yet, but am sure she will be delighted.
It is beautifully presented and will no doubt be treasured!

Hardback edition
Helpful? Upvote 30

“This book made me smile”

Right at the start, Paddington, with no home or relatives in England, is taken in and accepted by the Brown family as one of their own. This alone is a heartwarming and timeless message. Bond writes with such humour... More

Paperback edition
Helpful? Upvote 0

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.