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Grant Maloy Smith

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Fly Possum Fly by Grant Maloy Smith 

Sick reindeer can’t stop Santa from delivering presents, when magical possums come to the rescue in "Fly Possum Fly," the new Christmas storybook written and illustrated by singer/songwriter Grant Maloy Smith. Based on a song that Grant recorded with teen country music sensation EmiSunshine, “Fly Possum Fly” is perfect for ages 3-10. Join Grant for a story time and solo musical performance, presented by Spellbound Children's Bookshop in Asheville, North Carolina, on Friday, November 9! (NOTE: This event will take place at the The Hop Ice Cream Cafe.

Book signing to follow!


Grant Maloy Smith is a singer/songwriter of Country/Roots music, a blend of traditional country, bluegrass and folk music. His awards include 2017 Grammy® awards: Associate Producer of the Grammy® nominated and Grammy® award winning album Presidential Suites, by Ted Nash and his Big Band. Not only did Smith write and illustrate the book, but he also recorded the song with rising teenage country music star EmiSunshine.

Listen to “Fly Possum Fly” here:

(Bluegrass version)

 (Country version)


Event Date: 
Friday, November 9, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
640 Merrimon Avenue
Asheville, NC 28804