The Famous Five is a series of children’s novels, featuring the adventures of a group of young children: Julian, Dick, Anne, Georgina (George) and her dog Timmy. The stories usually take place in the children’s school holidays, and each time they meet they get caught up in an adventure, often involving criminals or lost treasure.
With over 100 million novels sold, The Famous Five is one of the best-selling series for children ever written. All the novels have been adapted for television, and several have been adapted as films in various countries. (source: Wikipedia)