Lord of the Flies
By William Golding
- DOB: September 11, 1911
- DOD: June 19, 1993
- POB: Cornwall, United Kingdom
- POD: Cornwall, United Kingdom
- Parents names : Alec and Mildred Golding
- He was knighted by the Queen of England
How he became inspired to write
William was influenced by H.G. Wells, John Milton and Jules Verne to become an author.
Why is he considered influential?
Golding is considered influential because after getting rejected by publishers, he still didn't give up. He kept chasing his dream.
Two main characteristics William showed are determination and hope.