Funkybooks is a boutique Australian publisher of unique musical picture books.

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Author Visits

Chris performs over 100 events every year both in-person, and through Live Virtual Visits to literary festivals, libraries, schools, preschools and public events all over the globe.

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Chris’ musical books are designed with one thing in mind – to encourage kids and adults to read for the joy of reading! All Chris’ books come an amazing digital package; an audio-visual narrated version of the book to an incredible orchestral backing score, plus a song for each book, all performed by the author.

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Chris Collin

Chris Collin is an award-winning author and lives in the glorious Sunshine Coast region of Queensland, Australia. He has produced 5 beautiful books, including the award-winning Funky Chicken series and A Bug Called Doug.

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Curriculum Lesson Plans, FREE fun educational activity sheets, audio (Mp3) and audio-visual (Mp4) of every book story and song!

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Teacher resources and FREE activity sheets!

Australian curriculum lesson plans for the classroom or homeschool and fun activity sheets for kids!

our books

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All of our books come with an incredible digital package of the narrated story to a full orchestral backing score plus a song, all performed by the author.

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