Thornwillow: The Story of Young Santa is about an irreverent young street urchin and his adventures that led him to become the legendary Prince of Christmas. The story is the first in a trilogy whose film rights are currently on the Hollywood film market.

Thornwillow: The Story of Young Santa was published on Amazon, iTunes, Nook, Kindle and Franchise Media Licensing Group.

Later in 2019 Scharer published an Adult Contemporary novel “My Letter To Emily” about a man surviving the Great Recession and is also available on all online resellers. The cover is an original watercolor by internationally acclaimed artist Peter X. O’Brien.