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Michael Bond

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Michael Bond

Michael Bond

Books by Michael Bond

written by Michael Bond with illustrations by R. W. Alley - Animals , Children's 8-12, Classics, Fiction, Humor

Paddington has warmed the hearts of generations of readers with his earnest good intentions and humorous misadventures. Whether Paddington is starring in a surprise concert performance while eating a marmalade sandwich or thwarting a burglary attempt from Gentleman Dan, the Drainpipe Man, this one-of-a-kind bear keeps the Brown family home full of adventure and laughter. This new paper-over-board edition of the classic novel contains the original text by Michael Bond and illustrations by R.W. Alley. 

by Michael Bond - Children's, Children's 8-12, Classics, Fiction, Youth Fiction

What other bear but Paddington could find himself sent home on his first day of school? Or questioned as a prime witness in court? Or taking a crash course in water-skiing? Trust Paddington to follow his nose for adventure, with a suitcase full of marmalade sandwiches in tow!

Written by Michael Bond with illustrations by Peggy Fortnum and R. W. Alley - Animals , Children's, Children's 8-12, Classics, Family, Fiction, Youth Fiction
Somehow Paddington always manages to find himself in strange situations. From a squishy miscommunication involving oysters and public transit to a case of mistaken identity, there’s never a dull moment when a certain bear is around! PADDINGTON RACES AHEAD is the thirteenth classic novel about Michael Bond’s beloved classic character, Paddington Bear.
by Michael Bond - Animals , Children's 8-12, Fiction

Paddington doesn’t intentionally turn his friend’s wedding into an uproar by getting the wedding ring stuck on his paw. Nor does he plan for Mr. Curry to slip on his marmalade sandwich in the middle of an important golf shot. But these sorts of things and more just happen when Paddington goes to town.

by Michael Bond and Peggy Fortnum - Animals , Children's, Children's 8-12, Fiction

What other bear but Paddington could find himself sent home on his first day of school? Or questioned as a prime witness in court? Or taking a crash course in water-skiing? Trust Paddington to follow his nose for adventure, with a suitcase full of marmalade sandwiches in tow!

by Michael Bond and Peggy Fortnum - Children's, Children's 8-12, Fiction, Juvenile Fiction

When Paddington returns from his trip to Peru, he doesn’t waste any time getting back to business. The Stock Exchange, the ballet, the barber’s shop, Mr. Curry’s kitchen...nothing is safe when Paddington gets to work.

Written by Michael Bond with illustrations by Peggy Fortnum - Animals , Children's 8-12, Fiction
Only a bear like Paddington could find himself taking a driving test by mistake, becoming a model at an art school, or being sawed in half at a magic show. No matter what adventures await, Paddington always comes through with flying colors. First published in 1979, PADDINGTON TAKES THE TEST is the seventh novel by Michael Bond chronicling the adventures of this classic character. Paddington has warmed the hearts of generations of readers with his earnest good intentions and humorous misadventures. 
Written by Michael Bond and illustrated by Peggy Fortnum and R. W. Alley - Animals , Children's 8-12, Fiction
Somehow Paddington always finds himself in extraordinary situations, so it is no surprise when he appears in a popular TV cooking show, finds himself on a stage giving one of his hard stares to a hypnotist, and performing some precarious tricks at Mr. Gruber’s birthday party. For nearly sixty years, Paddington has enchanted readers around the world with his numerous misadventures and earnest good intentions. From master storyteller Michael Bond, and with interior illustrations by R. W. Alley, this new Paddington adventure will charm and delight readers of all ages.