Twelve-year-old genius Artemis Fowl is a brilliant criminal mastermind. If the rumours are true, he’s behind pretty much every major crime of the 20th century. But he makes a big mistake when he kidnaps a fairy, Captain Holly Short of the LEPrecon Police Unit, while trying to steal a stash of fairy gold. These aren’t the fairies of bedtime stories. These fairies are armed and dangerous. And they don’t play by the rules…
- The first book in Eoin Colfer’s blockbusting series
- Magic, humour, space-age gadgets: this has it all!
- Winner of the 2004 Young Reader’s Choice Award
- Look out for the film directed by Kenneth Branagh
“Artemis is a brilliant creation.” Anthony Horowitz