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Twelve-year-old villain Artemis Fowl is the most ingenious criminal mastermind in history. His bold and daring plan is to hold a leprechaun to ransom. But he's taking on more than he bargained for when he kidnaps Captain Holly Short of the LEPrecon(Lower Elements Police Reconnaissance Unit). For a start, leprechaun techlogy is more advanced than our own. Add to that the fact that Holly is a true heroine and that her senior officer Commander Root will stop at thing to get her back and you've got the mother of all sieges brewing! ARTEMIS FOWL - it's Die Hard...with fairies.
Robert Dunbar said of Eoin Colfer's first novel, BENNY AND OMAR (an instant number one bestseller in Ireland), A wonderful book, absolutely hilarious. Eoin is a teacher and lives in Wexford with his wife and son.
Winner of British Book Awards: WH Smith Children's Book of the Year Award 2002 and WH Smith Book Awards (Children's Book of the Year) 2002. Shortlisted for Blue Peter Book Award (Book I Couldn't Put Down Prize) 2002 and Blue Peter Children's Book Awards: The Book I Couldn't Put Down 2002 and Whitbread Book Awards: Children's Book Category 2001 and Whitbread Children's Book of the Year 2001.