Happy Birthday William Golding

British novelist, playwrite and poet William Golding was born on this day in 1911. He is best remembered for his Nobel award winning novel, “Lord of the Flies”. Golding was also awarded the Booker Prize in 1980 for his novel, “Rites of Passage”. During his career he published fourteen novels, a collection of poetry and […]

Blatty Birthday At Landmark Books

Today as we try to stay warm I thought a distraction of horror would be fitting. Today is the birthday of one of the most famous novelists, William Peter Blatty. His most well known work, ‘The Exorcist’ still ranks in the top ten of most horror genre’ best of’ lists. Blatty was born on this […]