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Shari Low

Shari Low - Ghostwriter

Glasgow, United Kingdom

A full-time writer, columnist and best-selling author since 2002. I have penned 19 novels, published in the UK and internationally.

Overview

Over the last 17 years, I have published 19 novels, both in the UK and internationally, including USA, Germany, Russia and Poland. As Shari Low, I write women's fiction, crossing over into the thriller genre with the novels written under my pseudonyms Ronni Cooper and Shari King (co-written with TV presenter Ross King).

In Jan 2017, my novel 'The Story Of Our Life' reached #1 on the ibook charts, and in the last year my books have been top ten ebook best-sellers in the USA, UK, and Australia.

Since 2002, I have written a popular Book Club page for the Daily Record newspaper, featuring author interviews, reviews and literary features.
For the last 14 years, I have also penned a weekly opinion page in the same publication, renowned for its straight-talking observations and humour.

I have also published countless articles, and interviewed many household names for newspaper and magazine features.

Services
Languages
English (UK) English (US)
Non-Fiction
Biographies & Memoirs Entertainment Parenting & Families
Fiction
Crime & Mystery Historical Fiction Humor & Comedy Romance Thriller Women's Fiction

Work experience

Full-time writer, author and columnist

Self-employed
January, 2000 – Present (almost 18 years)

Portfolio (18 selected works)

The Story of Our Life: A bittersweet love story

Shari Low

Unwind, laugh, cry ... but feel uplifted with this bittersweet love story. Perfect for the fans of Jo-Jo Moyes and Marian Keyes. So what would you do if your 'happy ever after' was stolen from you? Colm strolled into my life fifteen years ago. If there's ever such a thing as love at first sight, that was it for us both. A few weeks later we married, celebrating with those who cared, ignoring t... read more

Unwind, laugh, cry ... but feel uplifted with this bittersweet love story. Perfect for the fans of Jo-Jo Moyes and Marian Keyes. So what would you do if your 'happy ever after' was stolen from you? Colm strolled into my life fifteen years ago. If there's ever such a thing as love at first sight, that was it for us both. A few weeks later we married, celebrating with those who cared, ignoring t... read more

A Life Without You: An emotional page-turner to make you laugh and cry

Shari Low

Touching, funny, and bittersweet, this is a story that will make you laugh, cry, and call your best friend to tell her you love her. 30-year-old Dee Harper and her husband, Joe, are blissfully happy. Everyday she makes her loyal parents Val & Don incredibly proud. Jen has been her best friend and 'adopted sister' since their days of teenage crushes, bad 90's make-up and huge hair. They are jus... read more

Touching, funny, and bittersweet, this is a story that will make you laugh, cry, and call your best friend to tell her you love her. 30-year-old Dee Harper and her husband, Joe, are blissfully happy. Everyday she makes her loyal parents Val & Don incredibly proud. Jen has been her best friend and 'adopted sister' since their days of teenage crushes, bad 90's make-up and huge hair. They are jus... read more

One Day in December

Shari Low

By the stroke of midnight, a heart would be broken, a cruel truth revealed, a devastating secret shared, and a love betrayed. Four lives would be changed forever, One Day in December. One morning in December... Caro set off on a quest to find out if her relationship with her father had been based on a lifetime of lies. Lila decided today would be the day that she told her lover's wife of their... read more

By the stroke of midnight, a heart would be broken, a cruel truth revealed, a devastating secret shared, and a love betrayed. Four lives would be changed forever, One Day in December. One morning in December... Caro set off on a quest to find out if her relationship with her father had been based on a lifetime of lies. Lila decided today would be the day that she told her lover's wife of their... read more

The Other Wives Club: A laugh-out-loud summer read

Shari Low

FROM THE BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE STORY OF OUR LIFE. Three women are thrown together on a Mediterranean cruise to celebrate a milestone birthday of the man they all once loved. What could possibly go wrong? Tess Gold - the current wife When Tess married Drew Gold, she knew his two ex-wives were still in his life. Now Drew has planned a luxury cruise to celebrate his birthday... and the former... read more

FROM THE BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE STORY OF OUR LIFE. Three women are thrown together on a Mediterranean cruise to celebrate a milestone birthday of the man they all once loved. What could possibly go wrong? Tess Gold - the current wife When Tess married Drew Gold, she knew his two ex-wives were still in his life. Now Drew has planned a luxury cruise to celebrate his birthday... and the former... read more

The Moment of Truth

Shari Low

The Moment of Truth…Laney Cochrane loves her life.With her friends Millie and Tash, she runs a proposal agency, organising the perfect setting for their clients to pop the question. Finding that forever love is something Laney knows all about. Her marriage to Cameron is blissfully content and she has never doubted they’ll live happily ever after.Then Cara Deacon walks into their office.When Ca... read more

The Moment of Truth…Laney Cochrane loves her life.With her friends Millie and Tash, she runs a proposal agency, organising the perfect setting for their clients to pop the question. Finding that forever love is something Laney knows all about. Her marriage to Cameron is blissfully content and she has never doubted they’ll live happily ever after.Then Cara Deacon walks into their office.When Ca... read more

Temptation Street: A novel that will make you laugh, cry, and check where your partner was last night

Shari Low

Have you ever taken a wrong turn into Temptation Street...?Suze has a niggling feeling that her husband Karl's marital sat-nav has taken a wrong turn and led him down the road to temptation. What's a suspicious wife to do?Mel knows that her sweet, docile husband Joe would never, ever cheat. But when Suze, her sister-in-law, hires a honeytrap to test Karl, the results blow Mel's world apart.Mel... read more

Have you ever taken a wrong turn into Temptation Street...?Suze has a niggling feeling that her husband Karl's marital sat-nav has taken a wrong turn and led him down the road to temptation. What's a suspicious wife to do?Mel knows that her sweet, docile husband Joe would never, ever cheat. But when Suze, her sister-in-law, hires a honeytrap to test Karl, the results blow Mel's world apart.Mel... read more

Friday Night With The Girls: A tale of friendship and love told with humour and heart

Shari Low

You should write it all down, Lou, so that your daughter can understand what happened. Everything. Right from the start. Lou Cairney's life has never been dull. But through twenty years of ups, downs and really bad hairstyles, Lou has had the best friends a woman could hope for in Lizzy and Ginger. Growing up together, they shared their dreams and their disasters, broken hearts and career cras... read more

You should write it all down, Lou, so that your daughter can understand what happened. Everything. Right from the start. Lou Cairney's life has never been dull. But through twenty years of ups, downs and really bad hairstyles, Lou has had the best friends a woman could hope for in Lizzy and Ginger. Growing up together, they shared their dreams and their disasters, broken hearts and career cras... read more

Taking Hollywood

Shari King

THE GLAMOUR OF JACKIE COLLINS MEETS THE GRIT OF MARTINA COLE IN THE DARK HEART OF A SUN-BLEACHED LOS ANGELES. 1993In front of a galaxy of stars, three young film makers accept their Oscar for Best Original Screenplay. Davie Johnston, Zander Leith and Mirren McLean, childhood friends from a rough housing estate in Glasgow, have taken Hollywood by storm. Only they know what they did to get there... read more

THE GLAMOUR OF JACKIE COLLINS MEETS THE GRIT OF MARTINA COLE IN THE DARK HEART OF A SUN-BLEACHED LOS ANGELES. 1993In front of a galaxy of stars, three young film makers accept their Oscar for Best Original Screenplay. Davie Johnston, Zander Leith and Mirren McLean, childhood friends from a rough housing estate in Glasgow, have taken Hollywood by storm. Only they know what they did to get there... read more

Breaking Hollywood

Shari King

When you bury the past, it's just waiting to come back to haunt you . . .Zander Leith, Davie Johnston and Mirren McLean, three movie industry legends whose stars shine bright over Hollywood. They've fought their way to the top and glossed over the sordid secrets that gave them their fame and fortune. But in the city of angels, happy endings only happen on screen, because in the shadows of succ... read more

When you bury the past, it's just waiting to come back to haunt you . . .Zander Leith, Davie Johnston and Mirren McLean, three movie industry legends whose stars shine bright over Hollywood. They've fought their way to the top and glossed over the sordid secrets that gave them their fame and fortune. But in the city of angels, happy endings only happen on screen, because in the shadows of succ... read more

Manhattan

Ronni Cooper

Raine: Owner of Manhattan, the sexiest nightclub in New York, Raine never doubted she'd make it - she just had no idea how many people she'd have to climb over to get to the top. Now she's queen of the city and no one's going to take her crown.Mai-Lin: The beautiful, enigmatic madam is as famous as the clients she supplies with the hottest chicks in the city. But it wasn't always that way. Mai... read more

Raine: Owner of Manhattan, the sexiest nightclub in New York, Raine never doubted she'd make it - she just had no idea how many people she'd have to climb over to get to the top. Now she's queen of the city and no one's going to take her crown.Mai-Lin: The beautiful, enigmatic madam is as famous as the clients she supplies with the hottest chicks in the city. But it wasn't always that way. Mai... read more

Rock Chicks

Ronni Cooper

The groupie Coco LaBiba has the beauty, she has the money, but she just needs sex, music and fame to get high. She won't give up her wild ways for anyone - except the one guy she can never have.The wife Marny Rammer - pretty, quiet, devoted wife of the band's lead singer. But there's a price to pay when superstardom comes knocking on your husband's door, and for Marny it comes in a dangerous p... read more

The groupie Coco LaBiba has the beauty, she has the money, but she just needs sex, music and fame to get high. She won't give up her wild ways for anyone - except the one guy she can never have.The wife Marny Rammer - pretty, quiet, devoted wife of the band's lead singer. But there's a price to pay when superstardom comes knocking on your husband's door, and for Marny it comes in a dangerous p... read more

A Brand New Me

Shari Low

For anyone who’s ever thought January 1st would be the first day of their new life…Three-Two-One…. Happy New Year!The champagne corks popped, streamers fell, the music blared, lovers embraced and hearts overflowed with joy as they welcomed in 2009…But unfortunately all that happened on the TV.In Leni Lomond’s living room three twenty-something friends sat shrouded in dejection, each clutching ... read more

For anyone who’s ever thought January 1st would be the first day of their new life…Three-Two-One…. Happy New Year!The champagne corks popped, streamers fell, the music blared, lovers embraced and hearts overflowed with joy as they welcomed in 2009…But unfortunately all that happened on the TV.In Leni Lomond’s living room three twenty-something friends sat shrouded in dejection, each clutching ... read more

The Motherhood Walk of Fame

Shari Low

Carly Cooper, harassed mother and disillusioned writer, has often been tempted to head for the hills. She just never imagined they'd be the Hollywood ones…A hilarious romantic comedy for anyone who’s ever had their head in the clouds…Carly's living the dream. Almost. She has the kids, the husband, the lethargic sex life, and who cares if her novels aren't exactly bestsellers – pole-vaulting he... read more

Carly Cooper, harassed mother and disillusioned writer, has often been tempted to head for the hills. She just never imagined they'd be the Hollywood ones…A hilarious romantic comedy for anyone who’s ever had their head in the clouds…Carly's living the dream. Almost. She has the kids, the husband, the lethargic sex life, and who cares if her novels aren't exactly bestsellers – pole-vaulting he... read more

My Best Friend’s Life

Shari Low

Want what she's got? Think again…A high-concept and heartfelt romantic comedy for everyone who’s ever fancied swapping lives.A more unlikely pairing you'd struggle to find, but Roxy Galloway and Ginny Wallis have been there for each other ever since they were five years old and Roxy beat up Kevin Smith for putting gum in Ginny's hair. Even though Roxy is now living the high life in London and ... read more

Want what she's got? Think again…A high-concept and heartfelt romantic comedy for everyone who’s ever fancied swapping lives.A more unlikely pairing you'd struggle to find, but Roxy Galloway and Ginny Wallis have been there for each other ever since they were five years old and Roxy beat up Kevin Smith for putting gum in Ginny's hair. Even though Roxy is now living the high life in London and ... read more

Double Trouble

Shari Low

Why Not?

Shari Low

Prompted by her best friends' discovery of domestic bliss, Jess Latham begins to wonder if her goals in life need to be altered and decides to explore the world of romance, but when the Sunday tabloids expose her, costing her job, salary, and dignity, she sets out, with the help of four determined f

Prompted by her best friends' discovery of domestic bliss, Jess Latham begins to wonder if her goals in life need to be altered and decides to explore the world of romance, but when the Sunday tabloids expose her, costing her job, salary, and dignity, she sets out, with the help of four determined f

From Essex to Chelsea with Love

Millie Conway

If you're a fan of all things Essex or Chelsea, you won't want to miss this sensational read...Chelsea events planner Talli Jones is in a fix. Her brother Persimmon and his fiancée Edwina want her to deliver the Wedding of the Year. Their dream venue, Highdrow Castle, has had a last-minute cancellation. But it's in eight weeks' time. With 500 guests. And doves... Personal trainer Zac Parker ne... read more

If you're a fan of all things Essex or Chelsea, you won't want to miss this sensational read...Chelsea events planner Talli Jones is in a fix. Her brother Persimmon and his fiancée Edwina want her to deliver the Wedding of the Year. Their dream venue, Highdrow Castle, has had a last-minute cancellation. But it's in eight weeks' time. With 500 guests. And doves... Personal trainer Zac Parker ne... read more

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