Milestones

  • Georgie Donaghey's Milestones

    • Lulu chosen and read by the Sutherland Shire Library for their 2015 Reading Hour promotion.
    • Picture book, Lulu released May 2015
    • Speaker at the 2015 CYA 10 year Anniversary Conference in Brisbane
    • Chief social media correspondent at the 2015 CYA Conference
    • Awarded grant from SCBWI Australia & NZ to attend the SCBWI Conference in July 2014
    • Roving Reporter of the 2014 SCBWI Australia & NZ Conference
    • Chairing the Writing, Pitching and Publishing a Series panel at the 2014 NSW Writers' Centre Kids & YA Festival
    • Head tweeter of the CYA Conference 2014

    Creative Kids Tales website:

    • Partner with the National Year of Reading 2012
    • Averaging 130,000+ hits per month
    • Archived with the National Library’s Pandora web archive
    • Partner with Love2Read for The Reading Hour campaign 2013
    • Started radio show The Author's Shelf on 2SSR 99.7FM - Sound of the Sutherland Shire
    • Georgie is also a reviewer for Creative Kids Tales

    Stories:

    • Two stories in the Sally Odgers' Prints Charming Anthology, Ssstories due for release in 2016.
    • Contracted by Dragon Tales Publishing Australia for her first picture book aimed for 4+ years. Released 2015.
    • Awarded 3rd Place in CYA 2014 Competition, Primary Picture Books category for I Like Dragonflies
    • Awarded Runner up in the 2014 DeeScribe Writing Adult Summer Writing Anthology Competition, Heat.  Now on sale through Amazon.
    • Shortlisted under both the Picture Books Preschool Category and Chapter Books - Older Reader Category in the 2013 CYA Competition.
    • Highly Commended place for Arthur Fales  1st page submission in Writing Classes for Kids Comp 2011


    To find out more about Georgie Donaghey please view her Author profile.