Sophia Shaw released her debut novel, Shades and Shadows, in January 2005.  It is a book that Sophia started as a hobby over ten years ago. As an avid reader, she was inspired by many of the great romantic writers, and was convinced she could write a story that was engrossing and enjoyable. Shades and Shadows is that story, and has received wide-spread positive reviews.  The Romantic Times chose Shades and Shadowsas a Top Pick for January 2005, and rated it with 4.5 stars (out of five). 

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Make Me Yours

A free-spirited woman.  .  .

Photographer Rebecca Isles is finally ready to leave her native Jamaica. Since her mother's death, Rebecca has become a force of nature, escaping her grief with work and craving adventure. Now, with a newproject in the States, she plans to discover what awaits her beyond her island paradise. 

A man with a plan.  .  .

Chad Irvine knows exactly what he wants: family life in the 'burbs with the right woman. But the woman he imagines is nothing like the one he meets in South Carolina. Rebecca is spontaneous and irresistible. After a steamy encounter, neither can forget the other. And when they meet again months later, it seems they won't have to. But their second chance turns risky once Rebecca tries to end things with another man. With danger following them, they'll have to decide whether to take opposite paths--or take a chance on a future together.

Shades and Shadow RE-RELEASED! 

A passionate future. . . 

Since leaving her abusive husband, stunning twenty-nine-year-old Jade Winters has focused on her career as the owner and instructor at a small dance school in downtown Chicago. She's also vowed to avoid men--until handsome ad exec Noel Merson walks into her studio, and her life. From a lunch date to a summer spent falling in love, Jade and Noel enjoy a passionate connection beyond their greatest expectations, even as they each struggle to overcome past wounds. But for Jade, the summer is also filled with strange events, unsettling dreams, and most disturbing of all, the sensation of being watched. 

. . . A perilous past 

When Jade's husband. Peter, reappears, and then Noel is attacked by an unknown assailant in a jealous rage, the mystery seems solved -- and Jade's new relationship seems over. But after speaking to Peter, Jade is convinced that he is not responsible. Now all she has to do is find out who is. The answer may save her love -- and her life.