Saratoga Springs author debuts with new picture book

An author from Saratoga Springs has just released her first book.

Fran Dingeman released a picture book called “The Animal Menagerie.”

The A to Z picture book launched last week and is for children ages 4 to 7.
The story uses rhyme to help kids learn new words and animal names.

You can find the book at local shops in downtown Saratoga Springs.

There will also be a story time hour at the public library this Saturday, Dec. 9 at 10 a.m.