Paddington: The Original Story of the Bear from Darkest Peru (Paperback)
  • Paddington: The Original Story of the Bear from Darkest Peru (Paperback)

Paddington: The Original Story of the Bear from Darkest Peru (Paperback)

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Paperback 32 Pages
Published: 02/04/2007
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For six decades, stories of Paddington Bear have delighted children all over the world. Paddington is now a major movie star!

For younger readers, here is the classic story of the bear from Darkest Peru who stowed away on a ship headed for England. He arrived at Paddington Station with nothing but a suitcase, a half-empty jar of marmalade and a label that read, 'Please look after this bear. Thank you.'

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780007236336
Number of pages: 32
Weight: 180 g
Dimensions: 265 x 259 x 2 mm


'Things are always happening to me. I'm that sort of bear' Paddington

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

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Great book. Great bear. Every child should know Paddington.

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A.D. at Glasgow Sauchiehall 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

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