When Paddington visits a new supermarket to buy some groceries for the Browns, he is so impressed by all the goods on sale that he fills two large shopping trolleys. The problems start when he reaches the check-out and is told his shopping will cost over #50.
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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 1997 he was awarded the OBE for his services to children's literature.Review:
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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Book Description Collins, 1992. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. John Lobban (illustrator). book. Bookseller Inventory # M0001936646