Thornwillow: The Story of Young Santa, is about an irreverent street urchin and how his adventures led him to become the legendary Prince of Christmas. The story is the first in a trilogy whose film rights are on the market and would go to the big screen by 2024.

Thornwillow: The Story of Young Santa was published in 2019 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.