The Five Flamingos children’s book series

There are four fabulous books in the Five Flamingos children’s book series. The stories are delightful and exciting for younger readers.

Our books don’t just entertain – all author profits go towards wildlife conservation in Africa. Have a look at what we’ve achieved so far!

We’re also passionate about educating kids about conservation so we’ve packed our website full of activities to help them learn about the wonderful world around them!

The Five Flamingos children’s book series

There are four fabulous books in the Five Flamingos children’s book series. The stories are delightful and exciting for younger readers.

Our books don’t just entertain – all author profits go towards wildlife conservation in Africa. Have a look at what we’ve achieved so far!

We’re also passionate about educating kids about conservation so we’ve packed our website full of activities to help them learn about the wonderful world around them!

The Five Flamingo Books

There are four books in the Five Flamingo children’s book series – The Mud Monster, The Carnivorous Crocodile, The Yum Yum tree and The Fussy Flamingo! They are written by author Jonnie Wild and illustrated by Brita Granström. Author Jonnie Wild was inspired to write the books because of his passion for conservation and playing with his grandchildren. Find out more…

The Mud Monster

The Mud Monster is a funny and delightful story about helping each other, overcoming our imaginary fears – and bathtime!

The Carnivorous Crocodile

The Carnivorous Crocodile won’t share the waterhole… a lesson the Five Flamingo’s are happy to help him learn!

The Yum Yum Tree

Baby monkey has gone up the Yum Yum Tree and won’t come down – can the Five Flamingo’s get back to his mum?

The Fussy Flamingo

The Fussy Flamingo doesn’t like her own food… she visits other animals to see what they eat – including the Carnivorous Crocodile!

Kids Activities

Our craft section is packed full of fun activities. Have a go at making a puppet theatre, try our nature inspired colouring in sheets, handprint spiders or Five Flamingo character masks. Fancy getting outdoors? We’ve got lots of outdoor activities too! Try pond dipping with our easy to follow guide, print out our nature hunt spotter sheets or have a go at making a bug house. We’ve also go guides to birds, mini beasts and conservation at home.

Free and fun craft activities

Free and fun outdoor kids activities

Conservation at home

A guide to garden birds

A guide to mini beasts

Supporting Wildlife Conservation

All the author royalties from the sale of the books go towards supporting wildlife habitat conservation projects.

We’ve been busy! Our latest conservation project is fabulous! We’ve help to fund 13,000 tree seedlings which have been planted out in Tanzania…

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