September 22, 2017

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Paddington Bear Creator Michael Bond Dies at 91

The image of Paddington in a train station with a note pinned to his duffel coat came from Bond’s memories of seeing refugee children during World War II.

Stories, a Princess, and a Lighting Fixture | Audio in Advance April 2017 | Early Grades

Disney movie tie-in titles and a classic family of bears always entertain.

The Return of Mary Poppins, Peter Pan, Paddington Bear, and More | Refreshing Reissues

These recently released special editions are can’t-miss versions of some spectacular works that should occupy a place in every collection.

This article was published in School Library Journal's January 2015 issue. Subscribe today and save up to 35% off the regular subscription rate.