William Golding

Lord Of The Flies


  • Place of birth-Saint Columb Minor in Cornwall England
  • Date of birth-September 19,1911
  • Date of death-June 19,1993
  • Place of death-Perranarworthal,united Kingdom
  • Burial location-Village Churchyard at Bowerchalke

Interesting facts?

  • He been writing stories since he saw his dad do it ,and at the age of tweleve he attempted to write a novel.
  • Saint Columb minor, Cornwall England and Sailbory

How did this author become inspired to write?

  • He was inspired by his dad and he took a position of teaching english and philosphy at bishop words worths schooling salisbury.

Obstacles this writer faced?

  • When William Goldings was 12 years old he attemped on succesfully to write a novel.

Why is this author considered?

  • He is considered in fuention because his book won the nobel prize and relieved huge ratings on his book.

Identify characteristics of this aruthor?

  • Influential,outgoing,incoraging ,self motivated etc.
  • He teached and was influnced by himself/his dad and went towards it and wrote a book and got a nobel prize for his book