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Paddington Bear
PaddingtonStation-PaddingtonBear.jpg
Statue of Paddington Bear, by sculptor Marcus Cornish, at Paddington Station
First appearance

13 October 1958

"A Bear Called Paddington"
Created by Michael Bond
Paddington and Company (now subsidiary of StudioCanal)
Information
Species Bear
Gender Male
Family Mary
Henry
Jonathan
Judy Brown
Mrs Bird
Relatives Uncle Pastuzo
Aunt Lucy
Nationality Peruvian

Paddington Bear is a fictional character in children's literature. He first appeared on 13 October 1958. He was in over 20 books by Michael Bond. Paddington Bear is a polite bear from Peru. He rarely calls people by their first names.

Paddington books have sold over 30 million copies worldwide. A movie based on the book was released in 2014.


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