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 famous National Theatre production of An Inspector Calls returns to the West End. Visit aninspectorcalls.com/ .

Winner of more awards than any other production in History

-Theatrical Perfection- The Daily Telegraph

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