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Interview: Jill Santopolo, author of Alec Flint, Super Sleuth: The Nina, the Pinta, and the Vanishing Treasure

Jul 1, 2008

In this interview with Kidsreads.com's Chris Shanley-Dillman, Jill Santopolo --- author of the new children's mystery Alec Flint, Super Sleuth --- explains how her own reading habits as a child inspired the idea for this series and describes from where her hero obtained his unique and endearing personality traits. She also discusses her collaboration with illustrator C. B. Canga, shares what she hopes readers will take away from her book and reveals details about future installments in the series.