Author(s): Michael Bond
Four fun books about everyone's favourite classic bear, Paddington - now a major movie star - in one little library! Find out how Paddington travelled all the way from Peru to London and met the Brown family, and follow him through 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: The Arrival, Paddington at Home, Paddington at the Seaside, and Paddington Goes Shopping
'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
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.