Paddington is just the kind of bear to volunteer for a tough job. Whether it’s trying his paw at plumbing, cleaning the Browns’ chimney, or visiting a marmalade factory, Paddington always manages to seek out the unexpected.
First published in 1964, Paddington Marches On is the sixth novel by Michael Bond chronicling the adventures of this classic character. The stories in this collection are:
- Paddington and the Cold Snap – Paddington tries to defrost Mr Curry's pipes.
- A Most Unusual Ceremony – Paddington is invited to a ceremony at a marmalade factory.
- Paddington Makes a Clean Sweep – Paddington makes a mess cleaning the chimney.
- Mr Gruber′s Mystery Tour – Paddington and Mr Gruber go on a mystery tour of London.
- Paddington Saves the Day – Paddington plays cricket.
- A Day by the Sea – Paddington and the Browns go to the seaside.
- An Unexpected Party – The Browns celebrate Paddington's (temporary) return to Peru with a farewell party.
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