Ayobami Adebayo on the Encore Award shortlist

We are delighted that A Spell of Good Things by Ayobami Adebayo has been shortlisted for the Royal Society of Literature’s (RSL) 2024 Encore Award with the judges hailing it as “a superb portrayal of two families living in modern Nigeria”. The annual prize awards the author of the best second novel of the year. Read more about the prize and the other nominees here.