Book – The Wonky Donkey



The Wonky Donkey. Written by Craig Smith, illustrated by Katz Cowley, 2009.  Published by Scholastic, Auckland.

Great for young and old. Guaranteed to invoke a good old belly laugh. It has beautiful rhyme and repetition that young children will pick up quickly. The children never tire of this book.

What do you call a donkey who: has three three legs and one eye; likes country music; smells bad;  is tall and slim; is always up to mischief; hasn’t had his morning coffee; and is quite good looking?

A spunky, hanky-panky, cranky, stinky-dinky, lanky, honky-tonky, winky, wonky donkey!

How many other variations can you think of?

Narelle Smith


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