Disney Princess Magazine Reviews Song Bird Superhero

Disney Princess Magazine reviewed my empowering children’s book Song Bird Superhero by Karen Tyrrell.

(That’s me: kids empowerment author, speaker and school teacher!)

OMG! I can’t believe it!! Song Bird Superhero shares the magazine with all my favourite Disney characters: Cinderella, Snow White, Rapunzel, Belle and MORE. I’m inspired by Walt Disney …

‘All our […]

How to Murder Writing Deadlines

Last week I, Karen Tyrrell author was faced with three looming writing deadlines. Three! I’m an award winning author of six resilience books, but I still HATE triple writing deadlines.

Tell me: WHY do multiple writing deadlines always fall at the same time?

The pressure was on for me to finalize three submissions to […]

Harry Helps Grandpa Remember Blog Tour

Harry Helps Grandpa Remember

WOOHOO! Harry Helps Grandpa Remember picture book is now on Amazon world-wide as a print book and as an eBook. I’m celebrating with a FUN Blog Tour!

“Harry is about the special love between a little boy and his grandpa who was Alzheimer’s. Harry will do ANYTHING to help his […]

After Yasi Book Launch and Blog Tour

After Yasi: Finding the Smile Within

IMAGINE your house being ripped apart by cyclonic winds?

What would you do?

MEET June Perkins indigenous author as she launches After Yasi: Finding the Smile Within. After Yasi shares true survival stories of Cyclone Yasi which destroyed communities on the Cassowary Coast, Far North Queensland in 2011.


PINCH ME I’m presenting at CYA Conference in July

Out of the blue, I received an email requesting my children’s book details as a CYA Conference presenter!! What? Me a presenter? My heart pattered.

I quickly clicked the CYA conference link. I couldn’t breathe.

Surprisingly, my name Karen Tyrrell was listed as a presenter on the Success Story panel alongside my buddy Caylie Jeffery […]

WINNERS of Bailey Beats the Blah Blog Tour Bookgiveaway

Thanks for your enthusiastic support for Bailey Beats the Blah blog tour … checking out my reviews and interviews:

Bailey hopped over 14 stops from November 3-18.

SPECIAL thanks to HOSTS: Angela Sunde, Beth Cregan, Jill Smith, Bugina Book, Nicky Johnston, Alison Douglas Stegert, Melissa Wray, Charmaine Clancy, Creative Kids Tales, Dimity Powell, Catherine Oehlman, […]

Bullying EXPOSE on Authors Shelf RADIO

I’m very excited but nibbling my nails … as I’m revealing HOW I was bullied and terrorized by parents at my school for over a year, triggering Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and bipolar disorder.

Georgie Donaghey Sydney DJ will interview me on The Author’s Shelf radio program about my motivation to write […]

Bailey Beats the Blah Blog Tour Giveaway

I’m CELEBRATING! Bailey Beats the Blah eBook and print book boosting KIDS self-esteem and self-respect is now available on Amazon

I’m GIVING away copies of Bailey Beats the Blah, a picture book assessment with the editor of Book Cover Cafe and signed artwork from illustrator Aaron Pocock on my BLOG HOP from November 3rd […]

Review Bailey Beats the Blah + Bookgiveaway

I’m celebrating! My first 5 STAR Reviews of Bailey Beats the Blah … have arrived just before my launch at Blackcat Books on October 26 at 1pm!

Bailey Beats the Blah empowers kids to overcome worry thoughts and sad days, building self-esteem and self-reliance.

ALL kids feel a little sad sometimes and need resilience […]

Bailey Beats the Blah has Arrived!

SQUEE! Bailey Beats the BLAH has finally arrived from USA after weeks of waiting … and waiting.

In just ten days, I’ll launch Bailey Beats the Blah, picture book to builds kid’s self-esteem and resilience skills at BlackCat Books Paddington.

This morning a truck pulled up on my driveway. My heart pattered fast. I sprinted […]