Book #0 Paddington

Paddington: The Original Story of the Bear from Darkest Peru

by Michael Bond

Illustrated by R.W. Alley

On Sale: 02/11/2017



About the Book

For six decades, stories of Paddington Bear have delighted children all over the world.

The classic story of the bear from Darkest Peru who 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.' Mr and Mrs Brown discovered him, named him Paddington and welcomed him to their home, where he has lived ever since.

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780007236336
  • ISBN 10: 0007236336
  • Imprint: HarperCollins - GB
  • On Sale: 02/11/2017
  • Pages: 32
  • List Price: 14.99 AUD
  • BISAC1: Children's, Teenage & educational / Picture books


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.

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