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Bond is, of course, much better known for the paddington bear. Some may recognize him from his paddington bear series. Browse author series lists, sequels, pseudonyms, synopses, book covers, ratings and awards. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading monsieur pamplemousse. He is best known for his series of children fiction stories called paddington bear, and he published his debut novel in 1958. Life as an undercover researcher for a topclass culinary guide can be lonely, and monsieur pamplemous. Michael bond project gutenberg selfpublishing ebooks. Pamplemousse travels around france sampling fine cuisine and wines at gourmet restaurants, while managing to stumble into a series of mysteries.
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