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Ed and Deb Higgins

Ed and Deb Higgins are the authors of "Paddles In Paradise" and "More Paddles in Paradise." Ed is a retired chief of Lynn, MA fire department. An avid fisherman and canoeist, he was also an instructor in the Aquatic Resources Program for Massachusetts. Deb was a Certified Microsoft Engineer with various roles within the City of Lynn Comptroller’s Office and the Lynn Fire Department, computerizing payroll, accounting and record-keeping. The couple retired and moved to Punta Gorda in 2008, where they lead a kayak group within the Punta Gorda Boat Club. “Paddles in Paradise” and “More Paddles in Paradise” are available for a discounted price on their website www.paddlesinparadise.com. Their books are also available at www.amazon.com and many local bookstores.