William Golding

Lord Of The Flies


  • Place of birth: England
  • Date of birth: 19 September 1911
  • Date of death: 19 June 1993
  • Place of death: Cornwall


Golding was poor and also he went to war.

Why is this author considered influential?

He wrote about society and how people should up hold the law.


He won James tail black memorial prize and Booker prize , novel prize for literature.

Interesting Facts

  • Born in his grandmother house
  • Spent childhood holidays in Cornwall
  • He lived in England