• 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. 

     


    Genre:

    • 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

    Skills:

    • 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)

    Branch:

    Northland

    Location:

    Whangarei / Auckland


    Publications:

    Kiwi Critters series

    A series of fun little ditties for pre-schoolers.


    Rubbish

    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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