Eoin Colfer is the author of the internationally bestselling Artemis Fowl books. His other titles include The Wish List, The Supernaturalist and the Legends series for younger readers.
Eoin’s books have won several awards including The British Children’s Book of the Year, The Irish Children’s Book of the year Award and The German Children’s Book of the Year. Artemis Fowl is the only book by a living Irish writer to feature in the BBC’s Big Read list of the UK’s favourite 100 books and was recently voted Puffin of Puffins in an on-line poll.
BBC 1 made a hit series based on his book Half Moon Investigations, which was screened in 2009, and an adaptation of his novel Airman is currently in production. Eoin’s first book for adults And Another Thing, Part 6 of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy series, was a worldwide bestseller in 2009. Screwed, the second book in his noir series featuring Dublin bouncer Daniel McEvoy, was published in May 2013.