HAPPY BIRTHDAY PADDINGTON!
Celebratory marmalade sandwiches at the ready as our favourite childhood bear from deepest, darkest Peru turns 60 on October 13. To mark the anniversary of Michael Bond’s first Paddington book, events will be taking place around the country including ‘elevenses’, games and storytelling for all the family in libraries and bookshops. The original A Bear Called Paddington (rrp £20) has been re-released in a beautifuly illutsrated edition. Visit www.harpercollinschildrensbooks.co.uk/ paddington for more info