Since the publication of his first book "A Bear Called Paddington" in 1958, Michael Bond has written countless further stories about his creation from Peru.
In total, more than 150 titles have been published in a variety of formats ranging from the original novels, which appeal to all ages, right through to board books aimed at Paddington’s very youngest fans.
Many of the books have been translated and some of the stories have been published in over 40 different languages.
The first nine Paddington books to be published were all full length chapter books and each chapter in the books is a story in its own right. The series began with "A Bear Called Paddington" which was published in the UK on 13th October 1958. Michael Bond has now written a total of fourteen novels and a synopsis of all the stories can be found in this section.Find Out More
In 1972 Michael Bond began writing some shorter versions of the stories. With full color illustrations on every page, these books were aimed at slightly younger readers.Find Out More
To go with Paddington’s first ever appearance on the big screen, HarperCollins have published a complete new range of books including a novelisation and picture book of the story from the movie.Find Out More
While Paddington himself hasn’t changed over the years, he has been interpreted by a number of different illustrators.Find Out More
Since 1958 more than 150 different Paddington titles have been published, some of which have been translated into many different languages. Click through to see the current list of publishers from around the world.Find Out More