A Bear Called Paddington (Paddington Bear)
A Bear Called Paddington - Paddington Bear Author:Michael Bond Paddington, the most endearing bear from Darkest Peru, first charmed American audiences forty years ago. Now a new generation will surely be won over by Paddington's particular brand of preposterous humor and gentle satire. The Browns first meet Paddington on a railway platform in London. He is sitting on a battered suitcase, wearing an odd-look... more »ing hat and a sign around his neck that reads, "Please look after this bear. Thank you." And that is just what they do, unaware that home will never be the same once Paddington becomes a member of the family. For an earnest, gentle, and well-meaning bear, poor Paddington has an absolute talent for getting into trouble.« less
If you have not met Paddington Bear (child or adult reader) you've missed out on one of life's happy times. Paddington Bear, from deepest Peru, goes on his own way kindly, happily and constantly getting in a fix. His adoptive English family, The Browns, are glad they have him and a bit flummoxed.