Meanjin Writers Camp created Superhero stories

Meanjin Writers Camp kids created Superhero stories. And I, Karen Tyrrell author taught talented young writers how to write them.

ALEA (Australian Literacy Educators Association) invited me to present two 90-minute writing workshops for children. I was gobsmacked!

When I discovered which uber-talented authors would co-present with me, I almost keeled over!

Well-renowned children’s authors […]

Oz Comic Con Brisbane Superhero Books for Kids

Oz Comic Con Brisbane will showcase my Superhero Books for Kids. I’m thrilled that superheroes, cosplayers and kids will drop by!

Oz Comic Con Brisbane will feature my latest novel ‘The Battle of Bug World – Song Bird 2.

In fact, all my FUN Superhero Books for Kids will be available including Song Bird […]

NEW Reviews The Battle of Bug World (Song Bird 2)

NEW Reviews of The Battle of Bug World (Song Bird 2) written by Karen Tyrrell have flooded in. I’m absolutely thrilled with reader’s feedback on my children’s eco fantasy.

I’m especially chuffed about their reactions to my positive messages on sustainability, caring for the environment, crushing stereotypes and the power of friendship.

Thanks […]

Story Arts Festival 2017 2-10 September

Story Arts Festival 2017 presents a jam-packed celebration of children’s creative literature, authors and writing. You’ll be energized by the sheer creativity and the Story MAGIC.

Story Arts Festival 2017 shares sensational programs for writers, readers, schools, families and for children from 2-10 September 2017. TOP Australian children’s authors and illustrators will present enthralling and […]

Sunshine Coast Writers Festival 13 Aug

Sunshine Coast International Readers and Writers Festival (SCIRWF) invited me to present two children’s author events on Sunday 13 August, 2017. WOOHOO! I’m absolutely thrilled.

I’m presenting an interactive children’s storytelling event AND a book marketing event for authors. Check out my author bio below…

Sunshine Coast Karen Tyrrell BIO

Karen Tyrrell is an experienced […]

Media The Battle of Bug World-Song Bird 2

Media published newspaper stories and an ABC radio interview featuring The Battle of Bug World (Song Bird 2). I was thrilled to discover the media sharing my positive messages on bully prevention, girl power, caring for bees … and the environment.

The Battle of Bug World (Song Bird 2) … BLURB

A superstorm […]

Amazon Release The Battle of Bug World + Book Giveaway

Amazon released The Battle of Bug World (Song Bird 2), empowering children’s eco fantasy.

Amazon released my book across the globe, in every continent. It’s now available in print and eBook.

Three friends: one bullied, one disabled, one geek … battle cyclones and bullies to save the bees, the environment … and Rosie’s sister.

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ABC Radio interview Karen Tyrrell Author

ABC Radio will interview me on my children’s eco fantasy , The Battle of Bug World (Song Bird 2). I’m thrilled ABC Radio will interview me … but I’m nervous at the same time.

The Battle of Bug World (Song Bird 2) is a page-turning superhero adventure with a bullied female protagonist and a science […]

Why I Write Author Platform

Why I write? Authors must express WHY they write to connect with their readers. Writers must reveal what they stand for, and WHY they create the work they do–and for whom they are creating it.

This is the Number #1 step for creating an authentic author platform.

I, Karen Tyrrell create books, driven as a […]

Capilano Honey meets The Battle of Bug World Song Bird 2

capilano honey

Capilano Honey. I buzzed over to Capilano Honey for a sweet photo shoot for my upcoming book The Battle of Bug World Song Bird 2.

The Battle of Bug World focuses on Song Bird AKA Rosella Ava Bird saving the bees and the environment.

Can Song Bird save her sister, the bees & the environment, […]