The Official J.B. Priestley website


1894-1984. Author, novelist,playwright, essayist, broadcaster, scriptwriter, social commentator and man of letters, whose career straddled the 20th Century.

An Inspector Calls - The Good Companions - Time And The Conways - Priestley's Wars - The Linden Tree - Bright Day - Johnson Over Jordan - The Good Companions - Dangerous Corner - Delight - When We Are Married - Angel Pavement - English Journey - Salt Is Leaving -The Glass Cage - Lost Empires - Man And Time - The Image Men


The Guardian leader 27th January 2012: 'In Praise of...JB Priestley. An outstanding prose realist..with a piercing eye of social reportage and a unique line in imaginative fiction. A writer and a man who is surely ripe for rediscovery.'

The rarely performed comedy the Roundabout will be performed at the Park Theatre London from August to September 2016.

The Spectator described it in a 1935 review as - remarkably good entertainment..lively and often extremely witty- Visit: The Park Theatre

Summer Day's Dream at the Finborough Theatre : 'A strangely compelling play from the heart of an anguished romantic. Uncannily topical.' The Guardian . Visit Finborough Theatre