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Leye Adenle


Leye Adenle is the author of the award-winning Easy Motion Tourist, and When Trouble Sleeps and a contributor to Lagos Noir (Akashic Books, 2018) and Sunshine Noir (White Sun Books, 2016). His short story ‘The Assassin’ was shortlisted for the CWA Short Story Dagger 2017.

Leye is from a family of writers, the most famous of whom was his grandfather, Oba Adeleye Adenle I, a former king of Oshogbo in South West Nigeria. Leye lives in London. He has appeared on BBC Radio 4’s ‘Open Book’ and ‘Saturday Live’ and is a regular panelist at literary and crime festivals.