William Golding

  • date of birth

  • age 12

    attempted to wright a novel and failes
  • bishop wordsworths school

    took a position as a teacher (philosophy)
  • joined the navy

    spent 6 years in the navy on a ship
  • Teacher

    went back to teaching
  • lord of the flys

    after 21 rejections golding published his first nover
  • retired

    retired from teaching