Local childrens author holding Newberg book signing Saturday


Woodburn resident Penny Higgins, author of the children’s “The Jiger and the Tiraffe,” will be signing her book Saturday at The Coffee Cottage, 808 East Hancock St., in Newberg, from 4 to 6 p.m.

The book is described as a whimsical poem about the fanciful origins of tigers and giraffes coupled with a strong message for children: Everyone is a special child of God.

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