Sophie Samuella Admire Allieu nee. Amado-Taylor has won the Sierra Leone Association of Artists and Musicians(SLAAM) award's for Best Book Writer for 2023, in the just concluded award held on 2nd June, 2023 in America.
A human resource consultant and a Deaconess, Sophie is an Author of a total of five literary work, mostly a collection of poems.
The award was given for her latest work Sweety Pie which is about love, religion, corruption, all themed along her yearning for a just world where humans are bonded by love.
She is a member of the Sierra Leone Writer Series and the International African Writers Association and an editor of other people's literary work.