william golding bio
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William Golding creator of lord of the flies
When William was just 12 years old, he attempted, unsuccessfully, to write a novel In 1954, after 21 rejections, Golding published his first and most acclaimed novel, Lord of the Flies
William received his early education at the school his father ran, Marlborough Grammar School.
British novelist William Golding wrote and published the critically acclaimed classic Lord of the Flies, in 1954 and was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1983 He temporarily left teaching in 1940 to join the Royal Navy
The novel told the gripping story of a group of adolescent boys stranded on a deserted island after a plane wreck
. his body of work also includes poetry, plays, essays and short stories
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