Eoin Colfer will be contributing an original story called ‘Holy Mary’ to ‘The Read Quarterly,’ a new children’s publishing magazine. Children’s publishers Sarah Odedina and Kate Manning will launch The Read Quarterly next January, taking a “critical look at the culture of children’s literature”. Each issue will include articles about children’s literature, and will debut at an annual subscription cost of ...Read More »
It’s confirmed… we have our Artemis – and it’s young Ferdia Shaw from Kilken...
ILLEGAL, by Eoin Colfer, Andrew Donkin & Giovanni Rigano is nominated for the Irish ChildrenR...
According to Variety, Judi Dench is in talks with Kenneth Branagh to potentially join the ARTEMIS FO...
IMDB has updated with some of the Artemis Fowl Movie CREW! Some notable additions include composer P...
Artemis Fowl & Eoin Colfer News
Eoin Colfer & Oliver Jeffers will be at the Pavilion Theatre in Ireland in a rare appearance on stage together – 25th October, get your tickets here! A brilliant event for children, families and big kids alike, and a Book Signing will follow the event in Eason, Dun Laoghaire (3 mins walk from the theatre) Did you know that sometimes, with ...Read More »
Hodder Children’s Books have acquired a new graphic novel by Eoin Colfer and Andrew Donkin, illustrated by Giovanni Rigano, called ‘ILLEGAL.’ ILLEGAL is based on the idea of asylum and features the stories of migrants Ebo and Kwame as they make their way from Africa to Europe. From Sophie Hicks Agency: Hodder Children’s Books has acquired a timely and powerful ...Read More »
It has been 3 long years since the release of the final Artemis Fowl novel – ‘The Last Guardian’ – and I imagine many fans are still mourning. So, we have decided to start a new initiative! We asked FowlFans across the world which books they would recommend to other fans – and every month, we’re going to post three ...Read More »
When the news recently broke that Kenneth Branagh would be Directing the Artemis Fowl Movie, we knew we had to do something special. #FowlFans across the world have been been waiting patiently for 15 years for a movie, and whilst we’re still a long way off – there is a light at the end of the tunnel. So, on that hopeful note, we’re ...Read More »
A great interview about Eoin Colfer & Oliver Jeffers’ Imaginary Fred has popped up on ‘The Bookseller‘ recently – definitely worth a read! “There are a lot of stories about people with imaginary friends but I couldn’t find any about the imaginary friend him or herself,” Colfer says. “I tend to do that in my books, to move the nerd or ...Read More »
We asked, and you shouted back! We’re pleased to present YOUR top picks for casting in the Artemis Fowl Movie. Agree? Disagree? Let us know in the comments below! Your suggestions might just make it into the next Dream Cast shortlist! You chose… Mulch Diggums: Patton Oswalt, Jack Black, Peter Dinklage, Lee Arenberg Opal Koboi: Megan Fox, Natalie Dormer, Rosie ...Read More »
Eoin Colfer appeared on RTE Radio 1 this evening to talk about the Artemis Fowl Movie with Ray Darcy, and the long journey from when the book was first optioned in 2000 (yes, before the first book was even released!) It sounds like we’ll be getting a newcomer for the title role, but we’ll let you listen yourselves for all of ...Read More »
Deep breaths, everyone. Compose yourselves. After over a decade in development, with false starts, disputes and any number of other delays – it looks like it might, just might, be happening. According to Variety’s sources, Kenneth Branagh (that’s SIR Kenneth Branagh to you and me!) has signed on to develop and direct Disney’s movie adaptation of ARTEMIS FOWL. Irish playwright Conor ...Read More »
Exciting news, people… we could be drawing closer to what we’ve all been waiting for. Eoin mentioned in a video interview with us recently that the movie was moving forward, and also said he had met with someone to do with the movie in a radio interview. We’re excited to inform you that the Crew Page for the Artemis Fowl Movie on ...Read More »
We’re delighted to be able to bring you some absolutely fantastic art from Polish video-game artist Aleksandra. From Aleksandra: “I started reading Artemis Fowl when I was around 13, I love the series a lot! I also love comics and I hope to publish my own story sometime soon…”Read More »
Our next giveaway is now live! It’s the same system as our last giveaway, so simply check off what you’ve done below, complete the tasks to earn ‘raffle tickets’ and we’ll choose one lucky random winner on Friday 24th July. Good luck, everyone! a Rafflecopter giveawayRead More »
A huge congratulations to Valentin from France – the winner of our Artemis Fowl Gnommish Pendant Giveaway! To all of those who entered – thanks so much! Stay tuned, as we have another special giveaway coming up very soon… As always, follow us on Twitter, Facebook & YouTube to get news first!Read More »
Eoin has kindly supplied us with the ‘Artemis Theme Tune’ used in the second run of the ‘Fairies, Fiends and Flatulence’ tour (which you can watch on YouTube!) The tune – which has a fantastic 70’s style ‘spy’ vibe – is by Eoin’s brother, Niall, and we’re pleased to present the original song in it’s entirety! You can check out Niall ...Read More »
Eoin Colfer will be appearing at the Edinburgh Book Festival on the 29th August to talk about WARP. Event Details Location: Edinburgh Book Festival – Baillie Gifford Main Theatre Date: Sat 29 Aug Time: 1:30pm – 2:30pm Ticket Price: £4.50 Bestelling author of Artemis Fowl, Eoin Colfer returns with the second book in his WARP series: The Hangman’s Revolution. Trapped in a nightmare ...Read More »