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

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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, […]

Queensland Day Author event with Karen Tyrrell

Queensland Day …I’m presenting a special SUPERHERO author event. And it’s FREE!

Behind Queensland Words: A Queensland Day Celebration. It’s part of the Queensland Government’s Celebrations 5-10 June 2017.

Meet me Karen Tyrrell, SUPERHERO author at Behind Queensland’s Words Pop-up Book Shop on Saturday June 10.

Meet Karen Tyrrell on Queensland Day

Karen writes empowering […]

Launching Song Bird 2 The Battle of Bug World

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Launching Song Bird 2 The Battle of Bug World with award-winning author Karen Tyrrell.

I’m THRILLED to invite you to the official launch of a very special book ‘The Battle of Bug World’ Song Bird 2. I will present an FUN interactive story telling session with sweet prizes and surprises galore!

Launching Song Bird 2, […]

BEE-lieve New Cover New Book Reveal

BEE-lieve … I’m celebrating my brand new book cover … plus the title and the blurb.

I’m thrilled to show you my children’s book I’ve worked on for the last 18 months.

THANK YOU to my awesome friends, fans, critique buddies and Beta readers for your kind encouragement. I’m deeply grateful for your support. Hugs […]

Supercharge your Writing SUPER Guide

Supercharge

SUPERcharge your writing and publish your book. How?

Who wants to create page-turning stories and characters bursting with vibrant energy?

My name’s Karen Tyrrell, Brisbane survivor of bullying and PTSD. I’m passionate about self-empowerment and well-being. I’m now the award-winning author of eight empowering books, soon to be nine. I’d like to share my secrets […]

Reviews Song Bird Superhero Super Deal

REVIEWS Song Bird Superhero SUPER Deal

I’m celebrating my riveting Reviews and interviews for Song Bird Superhero!

From teeniest girl to most respected magazine, check out book reviews for Song Bird Superhero.

Pinch Me! I can’t believe what they said about my empowering children’s fantasy adventure.

REVIEWS Song Bird Superhero

‘A sweet empowering story […]

Inspirational Magazine Features Song Bird Superhero

Inspirational magazine, Touchstone features my book Song Bird Superhero.

Song Bird Superhero by Karen Tyrrell (that’s me) features twelve-year-old Amy with cerebral palsy. Amy is best friend and trusted side-kick of superhero Song Bird! Together they battle evil, adversity and bullying through singing, science and self-belief. Amy empowers herself using her mathematical and science […]

Sponsorship Funds for my Next Book

WOOHOO! I, Karen Tyrrell, won a sponsorship for an upcoming writing project for the community.

I’ve waited and waited for this news for over a month. I can’t believe I actually did it!

As an award winner author, teacher and speaker, I’m thrilled and proud to be sponsored to create an empowering children’s book. I’m […]

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 […]