Oliver the Overachiever is a richly illustrated rhyming story. The main character is Oliver Anole, a small lizard with a creative and adventurous spirit. He sees the world around him as being full of possibilities. Where other lizards chose to turn only green or brown, Oliver chooses purple, paisley, magenta and blue. By simply being himself he inspires others to find joy in their own lives. He demonstrates that even a small person can cause great effects and change their world for the better.