It’s raining in the zoo and all is not what it seems in the flamingo pool. Meet Frankie the flamingo and her assorted sidekicks as they unravel the mystery of the sinking flamingo. This picture book for 5-8 year olds explains in a fun and informative way what happens to rainwater and wastewater once it enters the sewers and how water is supplied to buildings.

You can watch a video of the story, download a series of worksheets, buy the book, book an author visit for your school and catch up on all the latest news from the Flamingo Investigation Department here.

The mysterious case of the sinking flamingo