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Craig Smith - Wonky Donkey Man - New Book Release Show

Craig Smith - Wonky Donkey Man - New Book Release Show

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  • Thu 25 Jan ’18, 2:30pm – 3:30pm


Port Chalmers Library, 20 Beach Street, Port Chalmers, Dunedin


All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Adult & Child: $5.12
  • Additional Children: $5.12

This children's show visit to Dunedin City Library sees Craig Smith famed for his award-winning book and song , the million-selling ‘Wonky donkey ‘ teaming up again with illustrator Scott Tulloch and publisher Scholastic to perform "the scariest thing in the garden",a laugh and scream out loud book as well as promoting his new album "not just for kids 2" and his soon to be released crowd-funded book for 2018 "the drizzly bear".

Armed with his guitar, a number of puppets and costumes as well as a flash drive Craig is able to put on a forty-five-minute interactive show along with a ten-minute question and answer session. The flash drive contains pdf files of all his songs in a book format so the whole room can follow along through his projection system . Ideal for children aged 2-9 years...Craig will be available to sign all his books, cd's & T-shirts at these shows as well as offering anything folk want from his range of titles (cash sales only). Pre-sale tickets are also available in person from the City Library or online with Eventfinda limited numbers cozy space be in quick.

Craig Smith is an APRA children award-winning, full-time Musician/Author living in Queenstown. Craig's success in music has been across many genres and includes his children's music as well as his stories in song being turned into children's books for which he has won several NZ highest children's book awards "the NZ post book awards". His now 4 albums have all been successful { one of them attaining gold status } but the one Craig enjoys playing the most is "not just for kids". Of which the song "The wonky donkey" is by far the most popular. This story in song was turned into a book in 2009 and was a #1 selling hit in both Australia and New Zealand with print runs around the world. Followed closely by other stories in songbooks "Willbee the Bumblebee", "Kaha the Kea", "My daddy ate an apple", "Square Eyes" "Eating" and now " The Scariest Thing IN The Garden ". Craig Has now sold nearly a million copies of his books worldwide. His shows are fun and full of children and parents laughing, dancing and singing.

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