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Paddington rules the waves

Paddington rules the waves

Bond, Michael; Alley, R. W. (Robert W.)

When Paddington Bear goes to the beach, nothing goes quite according to plan, especially when, one by one, he is joined by ten hungry seagulls. Will Paddington's lunchtime snack be safe? Paddington rules the waves in this funny counting book!

Paperback, Book. English. Children's stories.
Published London: HarperCollins Children's, 2008

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Details

Statement of responsibility: by Michael Bond ; illustrated by R. W. Alley
ISBN: 0007267657, 9780007267651
Physical Description: 14 x 15 cm.
Subject: Paddington Bear (Fictitious character) Pictorial works Juvenile fiction.; Counting Pictorial works Juvenile fiction.

Author note

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.

Description

Count with Paddington Bear in this irresistible new picture book, published especially for World Book Day.

When Paddington Bear goes to the beach, nothing goes quite according to plan . especially when, one by one, he is joined by ten hungry seagulls. Will Paddington's lunchtime snack be safe?

Paddington rules the waves in this funny counting book!

Reviews

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

Back cover copy

When Paddington Bear goes to the beach, nothing goes quite according to plan . especially when, one by one, he is joined by ten hungry seagulls. Will Paddington's lunchtime snack be safe?

Paddington rules the waves in this funny counting book!