Michael Bond

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Michael Bond
CBE
Born
Thomas Michael Bond

(1926-01-13)13 January 1926
Died27 June 2017(2017-06-27) (aged 91)
London, England
NationalityEnglish
CitizenshipBritish
EducationPresentation College, Reading
OccupationAuthor
Years active1945-2017
Known forAuthor of the Paddington Bear series
Home townNewbury, Berkshire
Children2 children

Thomas Michael Bond, CBE (13 January 1926 – 27 June 2017) was an English author. He was best known for his Paddington Bear series of books. Bond was awarded a CBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours 2015.[1]

Bond died on 27 June 2017 at his London home from a short-illness at the age of 91.[2]

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