The Small Friends book series tells stories about symbiotic partnerships and cooperation between microorganisms and larger forms of life.


Featuring microbes, molecules, mucus and more - we hope these books will nurture an appreciation for the role our small friends play - from bacteria & viruses, to archaea, fungi, protozoa & algae...


All Small Friends books are a created through a collaboration of artists, writers, scientists, educators and designers - and are printed in Melbourne (Australia) using 100% Recycled Paper with 100% Green Energy.



The first book in the all-new Small Friends Books series - Zobi and the Zoox: A Story of Coral Bleaching - is now available for purchase through CSIRO Publishing!!!