Fran was born and raised in West
Virginia. She loves her family, children and animals.
Her writing style enables young minds to connect with
the familiar characters in this rhythmic heartwarming
story. As a child she enjoyed reading the “Mother
Goose Nursery Rhymes“, “Hansel and Gretel“, Little Red
Riding Hood” and many others.
Fran knew she wanted to help people, especially
children. She went to nursing school and received a
GPN at the Monongalia County Practical Nursing Program,
Morgantown, West Virginia. In addition to helping
children she wants to bring them the healing power of
imagination and laughter. Studying at the Ashworth
College of Children’s Book Writing, Fran learned
valuable knowledge and the inspiration to share her