Paddington Takes the Air
Michael Bond, Read by Hugh Bonneville

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Narrated By: Hugh Bonneville

Duration: 2 hours and 34 minutes

What to expect

Original adventures of the classic bear from Darkest Peru, soon to be a major movie star!

‘I do wish I could see into Paddington’s mind,’ said Mrs Brown, ‘I know something’s going on. I can recognise the signs.’

And there is plenty of cause for concern when Paddington takes an interest in detective work. Not to mention sewing and ballroom dancing!

Paddington Bear has touched the hearts of adults and children worldwide with his earnest good intentions and humorous misadventures for more than fifty years.

Genre

Children's / Teenage: Classic fiction

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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