• Donna Blaber

    Donna Blaber writes and publishes fiction and non-fiction for children and adults. She is an experienced journalist, magazine editor and author. In 2016 she completed her MA in Creative Writing, graduating with First Class Honours, and received the Dean's Award for Excellence in Postgraduate Study.

    Donna’s first book, New Zealand Driving Holidays, was published in 2004 and since then she has produced more than 30 titles.
    In 2013 Donna won an Excellence in the Arts Business Award from Creative Northland, and was runner-up in the Cathay Pacific Travel Media Awards, for The Best Article Written About New Zealand, for four consecutive years (2004-2007).
    She works as a freelance editor and writer, visits schools and runs creative writing workshops. 



    • Academic
    • Adult Non-Fiction
    • AutobiographyMemoir
    • Business Writing
    • ChildrensFiction
    • ChildrensNonFiction
    • E-Book
    • FeatureArticles
    • Fiction
    • Freelance Writer
    • GhostWriting
    • Journalism
    • Lifestyle
    • Non-fiction
    • Romance
    • Poetry
    • ReviewWriting
    • Technical
    • WebWriting
    • YoungAdult


    • Academic writing
    • Corporate writing
    • CompetitionJudging
    • Editing
    • FreelanceWriting
    • Ghostwriting
    • Journalism
    • Long-term placement (schools, universities)
    • Manuscript assessment
    • Mentoring
    • Novelist
    • Print media writing (magazines/newspapers)
    • Proofreading
    • Public speaking
    • Readings (children/schools)
    • Readings (adults)
    • Reviews
    • Textbook writing
    • Tutoring
    • Research
    • Website content
    • Workshops (adults)
    • Workshops (children/schools)




    Whangarei / Auckland


    Kiwi Critters series

    A series of fun little ditties for pre-schoolers.


    The latest fun ditty in the Kiwi Critters series (published 2016) in which the Kiwi Critters find rubbish everywhere and decide to have a tidy up.

    Great Kiwi Road Trips

    Great Kiwi Road Trips will turn your long weekends and holidays into unforgettable experiences. Discover places you've only dreamed about and others you didn't even know existed - some may even be right on your doorstep.

    New Zealand Driving Holidays

    Discover New Zealand

    Kids Kiwi Road Atlas

    Outdoor Adventure Atlas

    New Zealand Photo Atlas

    Keri's Party

    Piri's Picnic

    Bruce Goes Home

    Sausage Sizzle

    Hide and Seek

    Off to the Beach

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