SHAFQUAT, Sofia. American (born Pakistan), b. 1959. Genres: Novels, Sports/Fitness, Medicine/Health, How-to books, Self help, Adult non-fiction, Ghost Writer. Career: Held positions at literary agencies and a literary law firm; free-lance writer for magazines, 1980-85; graphics designer and illustrator, 1980-; Rodale Press, health and fitness editor, 1985-87; fiction and non-fiction book editor and ghostwriter, 1995-. Publications: The Shadow Man (novel), 1993. Contributor of articles and illustrations to periodicals. Address: 3190 Via de Caballo, Encinitas, CA 92024, U.S.A.