Steve Tyrrell Author

Steve Tyrrell Author


After a life in corporate, Steve Tyrrell author now creates and publishes children’s books with wife, Karen Tyrrell.  Karen and Steve are award winning authors and speakers of anti-bullying, wellness and resilience skills for children and adults.

Steve Tyrrell Children’s Author

Steve is an energetic children’s author, performer and publisher, co-working at Digital Future Press. Steve co-authored the Song Bird Superhero series, about a bullied girl who becomes empowered, teaching children how to stop the bully and care for the environment.

Karen & Steve’s book Song Bird: Rainforest Rescue is shortlisted for Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year, 2019. Sir David Attenborough sent a letter of support for Song Bird Great Barrier Reef Rescue.

Steve Tyrrell Author

Steve as Rainforest Man from Song Bird Rainforest Rescue

Steve Tyrrell performer

Recently, Steve Tyrrell author creates literary and costumed characters.   They include the evil environmental villain Destructo, Rainforest Man, Ocean Boy, Reef Man and Super Bee. He co-presents reader’s theatre and pantomimes to schools, libraries and festivals.

Children love our superhero, fantasy, adventure and picture books all underpinned with empowerment, coping and resilience strategies. Our current passion is the preservation of the environment, our latest book series is about a young superhero fighting adversity to save bees, trees and seas.

We facilitate resilience wellness skill development workshops for schools, pre-schools and the community.

Steve as Super Bee: The Battle of Bug World

As avid anti-bully advocates we support and participate in Queensland based school programs on campus. We tailor children’s writing workshops for new and aspiring authors. We have the most FUN when we pantomime our books bringing the characters to life, for children at schools & festivals.’

Steve Tyrrell WIP

Currently, Steve’s writing an historical memoir for children on his family’s emigration journey from the UK to Australia as a ten-year-old boy. Long ago, the boy Steve faced many challenges before calling Australia home.

Little Steve Tyrrell emigrant to Australia

Our students were engaged in the entertaining pantomime and drawn in by the author’s character portrayals in the book readings.  We would be keen to have both Karen and Steve Tyrrell back to present student workshops. NVSS is thrilled to have signed copies of the Song Bird Series books available for the children to borrow.”  –Principal, Norfolk Village State School, 2018

Please book Karen & Steve Tyrrell through Speakers Ink or Greenleaf Agency.


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