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Craig Smith

Ready for a honky tonky time with Craig Smith? The Queenstown man behind the worldwide sensation Wonky Donkey is a fulltime award-winning author/musician. And he’s passionate about encouraging kids to sing, dance and have lots of fun.

Craig’s book The Wonky Donkey made headlines after a video of Scottish gran Janice reading to her grandson went viral. Demand for the 2009 children’s book is now skyrocketing and life for Craig has changed forever.

The Wonky Donkey song features on the artist’s hit album Not Just for Kids, and another of his albums reached gold status.

Craig's book versions of his songs have won New Zealand Post Book Awards, and the Scariest Thing in The Garden won APRA’s Children’s Song of The Year 2018. His latest book The Drizzley Bear also features in the show.

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