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Michael Bond

  • 5 stars across 141 books
    Michael Bond was born in Newbury, Berkshire on 13 January 1926 and educated at Presentation College, Reading. He served in the Royal Air Force and the British Army before working as a cameraman for BBC TV for 19 years. In 2015, Michael was awarded a CBE for his services to children's literature, to add to the OBE he received in 1997. Michael died in 2017, leaving behind one of the great literary legacies of our time.

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    3rd November 2003

    A Bear Called Paddington

    To celebrate Paddington Bear's 60th birthday in 2018 this hilarious classic novel from master storyteller Michael Bond... More

    (13 reviews)
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    22nd February 2018

    Paddington Turns Detective and Other Funny Stories

    Three classic Paddington Bear stories, by beloved author Michael Bond, are brought together for the first time in this... More

    (12 reviews)
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    12th November 2020

    The Adventures of Parsley the Lion

    A brand new glorious gift book of a much-loved classic. A celebration of words and pictures from the cr... More

    (11 reviews)
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    2nd August 2012

    The Tales of Olga Da Polga

    Olga da Polga has left the pet shop to start a new life with her owners. Her home is now a large and airy hutch and it's... More

    (9 reviews)
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    28th January 2016

    Paddington at the Rainbow's End

    Paddington is introduced to younger readers in this pre-school picture book, starring one of the world's best-loved ch... More

    (9 reviews)
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    1st October 2009

    Paddington and the Christmas Surprise

    A funny, festive miniature hardback picture book about Paddington, the beloved, classic bear from darkest Peru. The pe... More

    (7 reviews)
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    28th August 2014

    Favourite Paddington Stories

    Three favourite stories of Paddington, the beloved classic bear from Darkest Peru, brought together in one volume. Pad... More

    (6 reviews)
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    31st October 2019

    Paddington's Post

    Based on the original stories by Michael Bond, a new Paddington adventure with real mail to open and enjoy! ... More

    (6 reviews)
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    1st October 2007

    Paddington

    The classic story of everyone's favourite bear - Paddington! Join Paddington and the Browns as they start their advent... More

    (5 reviews)
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    5th July 2012

    Paddington Goes for Gold

    A hilarious story Paddington, the much-loved bear from Darkest Peru - now a major movie star! Paddington... More

    (5 reviews)
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