J. Sharpe writes suspense novels and is best known for the fact that he blends themes and elements from two or more different genres in his books, including the bestseller Eden (nominated for a Bastaard Award), Syndrome (nominated for a Harland Award and Bastaard Award) and Broken Memory (also nominated for a Harland Award).
His work is often compared to that of Stephen King, Peter Straub and Dean Koontz, although Sharpe is known for his own distinctive style.
So far 13 novels and several short stories have been published in The Netherlands and Belgium.
His work is translated in English, Spanish, Portuguese and Italian. A few of his books are also available in braille.