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Introducing "The Lonely Chameleon": A Captivating New Children's Book by Francine Piriano-Davila


[Raleigh, NC] — Francine Piriano-Davila, a seasoned author passionate about inspiring young minds, proudly presents her latest literary creation, "The Lonely Chameleon." Available as of May 16th, 2023, this enchanting early reader chapter book is poised to captivate young readers with its heartwarming tale of self-discovery and the importance of embracing one's uniqueness.


Having grown up immersed in a diverse array of literary genres, Francine's love for science-fiction and mystery novels fueled her imaginative spirit. Drawing from her own experiences, she crafted "The Lonely Chameleon" as a vessel for children to find solace and courage through the relatable journey of the protagonist, Charlie the Chameleon.


The Lonely Chameleon

In "The Lonely Chameleon," readers follow the remarkable journey of Charlie, a chameleon struggling with self-esteem issues, as he navigates his way through a world filled with characters he struggles to relate to. As a former Veterinary Technician and Animal Control Officer, Francine's deep understanding of animals' emotions and behavior shines through as Charlie's story unfolds. Through his transformative experiences, young readers are encouraged to embrace their true selves and learn the value of self-acceptance.


Francine's extensive background in writing for animal magazines, coupled with her foray into science fiction and middle-school-level literature, uniquely positions her to weave a tale that resonates with children and parents alike. Her dedication to fostering positive self-image among children is palpable throughout the pages of "The Lonely Chameleon."


Speaking about her motivation for writing this touching narrative, Francine Piriano-Davila shares, "When you believe in yourself, you can accomplish anything. Never give up, and you will persevere." With these words as her guiding mantra, she has meticulously crafted a story that will undoubtedly leave an indelible mark on young readers.


As a Brooklyn native who now calls Virginia home, Francine lives with her husband, two sons, and their beloved cat Zoey. Through "The Lonely Chameleon," she aspires to inspire generations of children to embrace their individuality and understand that their uniqueness is their greatest strength.


"The Lonely Chameleon" is now available on Amazon, Barns and Nobel, Walmart, and Target. For more information about the author and her work, please visit her author website or follow her on Facebook @francinepirianodavila


About Francine Piriano-Davila:

Francine Piriano-Davila is an accomplished author known for her diverse range of children's literature. With a background in veterinary care and animal behavior and a penchant for science fiction, she weaves captivating tales that resonate with young minds. Her latest release, "The Lonely Chameleon," is a testament to her commitment to empowering children with the gift of self-belief.



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