An interactive literacy resource featuring pictures from the classic picture book by Graeme Base. Activities focus on literacy and language.


This engaging resource features every illustration from picture book in beautiful, zoomable detail. Children will meet Diabolical Dragons, Armoured Armadillo and Crafty Crimson Cats and engage with the words and characters they love.


Animalia (Library Edition) includes digital versions of the books Read Animalia and The ABC of Flying.

Children progress through a range of activities and levels as they gain expertise. All the activities focus on learning literacy and language. Memory games, quizzes, fun facts, things to find and other great challenges keep kids coming back for more.

Animalia can be downloaded on four platforms:


  1. Download the app onto your compatible device using the links above.
  2. Sign in using the code: slq123 (No need to sign in with your library number).
  3. Connect online to sign in each time you open the app. Then use the app offline.

Learn to use Animalia

This comprehensive Guide provides the information you need to get the most out of this resource.

You can also watch a short tutorial.