Flávia Lins e Silva

Flávia Lins e Silva is a writer and screenwriter, author of the series “Pilar’s Diary” (Diário de Pilar) and creator of the series “Blue Building Detectives” (Detetives do Prédio Azul).

Flávia Lins e Silva was born in Rio de Janeiro, has a degree in Journalism, a postgraduate degree in children’s literature from UAB, in Barcelona, and a master’s degree in children’s literature from the University of Roehampton, in the United Kingdom. With more than ten published books, Flávia is mainly known for having created the series “Pilar’s Diary” (Diário de Pilar) and “Blue Building Detectives” (Detetives do Prédio Azul). In 2011, she won the FNLIJ award for her book “Mururu in the Amazon” (Mururu na Amazônia).


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Pilar is an adventurer who loves discovering the myths of the world, together with her friend Breno and her cat Samba.

She has a magical hammock that takes her to many places. She has traveled to Greece, the Amazon, Egypt, Machu Picchu, Africa, China, and now she has just returned from India!


“Pilar’s Diary” (Diário de Pilar) has also become a TV series and premiered on Nat Geo Kids channel in 2020, where it airs every day at 5:30 pm and on Disney Channel every day at 11:30 am.

Have you watched it yet? The directors are Humberto Avelar and Bruno Bask.
Produced by Mono Estúdios.
Pilar’s Diary with Arnaldo Antunes, Carlinhos Brown, Lenine and Céu
Pilar’s Diary | Episode 1 | Nat Geo Kids
Pilar’s Vlog | Nat Geo Kids

Detetives do Prédio Azul

The author of the series, Flávia Lins e Silva, created new cases for the books that were released by the publisher Pequena Zahar/Cia das Letrinhas.

D.P.A. – The Movie | Official Trailer

The first cinematic adventure of the “ Detetives do Prédio Azul" was directed by André Pellenz, with screenplay by Flávia Lins e Silva and L.G. Bayão.

D.P.A. 2 – The Movie – The Italian Mystery | Official Trailer

Next, the detectives ventured to Italy, where they helped save Berenice from the grips of two terrible wizards: Maximus and Minimus. Directed by Viviane Jundi.

D.P.A. 3 – An Adventure at the End of the World (2020) Teaser Trailer D.P.A. – The Movie | Official Trailer