Artemis Fowl & Eoin Colfer News

Eoin Colfer on Irish radio station, Today FM (with a hint of movie news!)

Eoin spoke with Neil Delamere on Irish radio station, Today FM recently. There was some mention of the long awaited Artemis Fowl movie and Eoin had a little news but couldn’t say too much! The movie hint starts about two-thirds through the interview, and apparently Eoin has recently had a meeting with a high-profile director in London… Listen to the ...

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Ask Eoin Colfer, Andrew Donkin & Giovanni Rigano a question!

AFC’s birthday is fast-approaching, so get the 7th May 2015 in your diaries! If you’ve been keeping tabs on us this past few weeks, you’ll know that we’re accepting questions for our 10th Anniversary interviews with Eoin Colfer, Andrew Donkin & Giovanni Rigano! Well, we’ve already had over 50 submissions, and we’ll soon new to close submissions and start the ...

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Something exciting this way comes…

On the 7th of May, 2005, AFC started out life as ‘artemisfowlconfidential.bravehost.com,’ and quickly grew to be the most visited ‘Artemis Fowl’ site on the web. Well, as if in the blink of an eye… it’s nearly May 2015, and what a decade it has been. We have seen Artemis evolve, encountered new and exciting characters and villains, been introduced ...

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Eoin Colfer will be at the Bologna Children’s Book Fair

The Bologna Children’s Book Fair is the most important international event dedicated to the children’s publishing and multimedia industry. In Bologna authors, illustrators, literary agents, licensors and licensees, packagers, distributors, printers, booksellers, and librarians meet to sell and buy copyright, find the very best of children’s publishing and multimediaproduction, generate and gather new contacts while strengthening professional relationships, discover new ...

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Top 5 ‘Artemis Fowl’ Gadgets

(Says who? Says me, of course. KearaAdara, because I’m so qualified to judge these gadgets.) I’ve counted – not that difficult, really – and found that the Artemis Fowl series has exactly 4 characters who are officially considered geniuses. (Okay, Artemis, genii. Happy now?) Anyway. With that amount of intellect, the series naturally has many gadgets well ahead of our ...

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LEPrecon Sweets for Saint Patrick’s Day!

In proper Saint Patrick’s Day fashion, a YouTuber called ‘Cozinha 42‘ has published a great video on how to make Irish-themed ‘LEPrecon Sweets!’ The description has been translated below: We made a quick ‘delicinha’ to your party of St. Patrick’s Day Leprechaun! Captain Holly Short approves! Ingredients: 100g white chocolate type coverage (so no need to season) 1 package of ...

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Introducing… Domovoi Butler Facts!

What are #DomovoiButlerFacts? I hear you ask. Well… ‘Butler facts’ are outrageous facts about everyone’s favourite bodyguard: Domovoi Butler. Outrageous or not, we imagine most, if not all, of the ‘facts’ are true. Our personal favourites are: There is no theory of evolution, just a list of creatures Butler allows to live. and… When Butler sends in his taxes, he sends blank ...

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#WorldBookDay 2015 round-up!

#WorldBookDay has come and gone once again, bringing with it a huge celebration of everything ‘books.’ Kids across the UK & Ireland donned costumes, grabbed their current favourite book and celebrated in style. Eoin Colfer was exceptionally busy this year. As Laureate na nÓg, he took 5 storytellers and 300 schoolchildren on a magical steam train journey along the beautiful north Dublin coast as part ...

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Eoin Colfer is on ‘The Fingal Express’ – #OnceUponAPlace

Eoin Colfer is currently with 5 storytellers and 300 schoolchildren on a magical steam train journey along the beautiful north Dublin coast as part of the Laureate na nÓg’s, ‘ONCE UPON A PLACE’ programme for young readers. The steam train journey is one of a series of once off events bringing stories to children in extraordinary and memorable settings, sparking their ...

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Movie Petition Update #1

For those of you who have been under a rock for the past near-48 hours, we are delighted to announce that our #ArtemisFowlMovie campaign and our petition absolutely stormed the web, and is over halfway to reaching our target of 10,000 signatures! Within a few hours of the petition going live, it had reached the Front Page of Reddit, bringing tens-of-thousands of users to AFC, nearly collapsing ...

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Artemis Fowl Movie PETITION!

We don’t know about you, but we are oh-so very excited about the prospect of an Artemis Fowl Movie. Many of us have been waiting 14 years(!) since the very first book graced bookshelves across the world. However, due to rights disputes, delays, scripts, and all manner of other ‘Development Hell’ issues, the movie has been delayed and delayed and delayed. Well… ...

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