Sophia Alexander

Award-winning Historical Fiction Author


About Sophia Alexander

Sophia Alexander writes character-driven historical fiction that grips readers’ emotions and surprises them with unexpected twists. A Lowcountry native, she is the author of The Silk Trilogy. Its first installment, ‘Silk: Caroline’s Story’, has garnered a clutch of accolades: the IndieBRAG medallion; a Literary Titan Gold Book Award; finalist awards for the Shelf Unbound 2021 Best Indie Book Awards, the historical fiction category for the Next Generation Indie Book Awards 2021, the family saga category for the American Fiction Awards 2021, the historical category of the Book Excellence Awards, the ‘Regional Fiction: Southeast’ category in the National Indie Excellence Awards; and it was shortlisted for the Goethe Award 2021 by Chanticleer International. ‘Tapestry: A Lowcountry Rapunzel’, the second novel in the series, has been honored with the Literary Titan Gold Book Award and as a finalist in the general fiction category of the Next Generation Indie Book Awards 2022. Her writing is inspired by historical facts, genealogical investigations, intuitive guesswork, and fanciful romanticizations. Sophia is a graduate of the College of Charleston and lives with her husband in Savannah, GA.

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