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Michael Bond
CBE
Michael Bond, Saint Mary's Square, Paddington.jpg
Art installation depicting Bond in Saint Mary's Square, Paddington with Paddington
Born
Thomas Michael Bond

(1926-01-13)13 January 1926
Died 27 June 2017(2017-06-27) (aged 91)
London, England
Nationality English
Citizenship British
Education Presentation College, Reading
Occupation Author
Years active 1945-2017
Known for Author of the Paddington Bear series
Home town Newbury, Berkshire
Children 2 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.

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

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