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 […]

Digital Future Press WINS Awards

Digital Future Press publishes empowering books to energize kids and grown-ups to live strong. Karen Tyrrell (that’s me) published 9 highly acclaimed books barely mentioning my imprint. Now, it’s time to shout Digital Future Press to the world!

WINNER: Digital Future Press

Digital Future Press received 3 mental health awards, 4 literary grants, a mentorship […]

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 […]

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 […]

School Talks Save Bees & Environment

School talks to Save the Bees and the environment are coming soon …

Today I, Karen Tyrrell, Brisbane teacher announce my ECO author talks based on my *5 STAR junior fiction novel, The Battle of Bug World- Song Bird 2

A superstorm destroys Rosella Ava Bird’s flower garden.

All the bees and bugs are disappearing.

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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]