Arts Queensland Book Cover Revealed

Arts Queensland book is revealed … Finally.

Arts Queensland Book

In 2017, Karen Tyrrell (that’s me) won an Arts Queensland grant for a children’s picture book.

“This project is supported by the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland.”

Logan City Council generously sponsored and supported my picture book too!

Incredibly, the CEO of Queensland […]

Problems with Story Plot? Writing Tips

Problems with Story Plot almost destroyed my self-confidence in writing my upcoming children’s novel, Song Bird 3.

How did I solve my Problems with Story Plot?

I was stuck on how to write the climax of my story. Like ground hog day, I replayed the thrilling adventure scenes leading up to the high point. But […]

2018 Make it Your Year Writing Goals

2018 Make it Your Year … 2018 is going to be MY year too!

I’m setting Achievable Goals for 2018: Guaranteed for success!

As an award winning empowerment author, writing workshop presenter and speaker (Karen Tyrrell) I’m aiming HIGH determined to attain my goals and dreams! My passions for writing, speaking and empowerment will drive […]

Superhero Writing Workshops for Children

Superhero Writing Workshops for Children! … I’m thrilled to announce, I’m presenting 4 Children’s Superhero Writing Workshops … And they’re absolutely FREE!

YIPEE! My dream for 2017 was to present writing workshops in Brisbane City libraries. And its finally come true!!

KAPOW! Meet Superhero Karen Tyrrell, author of the Song Bird Superhero series and Super […]

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 […]

Launching Song Bird 2 The Battle of Bug World

Song Bird 2

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, […]

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 […]

Allison Paterson and her NEW book Shearing Time

MEET Allison Paterson and her NEW picture book Shearing Time

Allison Paterson writes as a children’s author, school librarian, and winner of a 2017 May Gibbs Fellowship. I met Allison at the recent Romancing the Stars event on the Sunshine Coast where we both were author STARS for the night.

On 1st March, Allison launched […]

Book Marketing Masterclass Jan 28

Book Marketing Masterclass Jan 28

Publish, promote and distribute your books to the world!

I’ll teach you how to market your books, and maximize your author income. I’ll guide you how to increase your book sales and widen your book distribution.

How?

Come to Book Marketing Masterclass Jan 28

Join award winning […]