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Eoin Colfer set for 2016 IRON MAN novel!

Yes, you heard that right! Mega-selling author Eoin Colfer has teamed up with Marvel to write an Iron Man novel! From the Marvel Press Release: Coming in fall 2016, this year’s Irish Laureate of Children’s Books, and author of the world-renowned “Artemis Fowl” series, novelist Eoin Colfer will present an electrifying new take on the Marvel universe’s most famous billionaire …

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Eoin Colfer contributing a story – ‘Holy Mary’ – to new ‘The Read Quarterly’ magazine

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 …

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Colfer, Donkin, Rigano team up for “ILLEGAL” asylum seeker graphic novel

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 …

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Oliver Jeffers and Eoin Colfer – Interview

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 …

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