William Sansom was a leading writer of his day, both of fiction and non-fiction.

Once described as London's closest equivalent to Franz Kafka, he wrote in a highly descriptive prose style. 

Sansom conjures images and feelings in haunting detail, and is the creator of many unforgettable tales. He is an artist whose writing comes alive at the first glance.


Rediscover a forgotten author by reading one of his stories today. 

Further reading

Profile at Faber & Faber

Profile on IMDb (Writer, Actor, Script Consultant)