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FC: Eoin Colfer By Jonathan Zhang
1: Eoin is pronounced Owen Eoin was bor in Wexford, Ireland on May 14th, 1965
2: His father was a painter, a teacher, a historian, and a artist His dad also writes history books
3: His mother is a drama teacher She also plays theater and writes poetry
4: He was one of five sons Many children were very common in Ireland in the 1960's
5: In elementary school, he wrote stories about vikings His school, The Dublin Christian Brothers school was all male
6: He qualified as a teacher in the Dublin University After graduating, he returned to Wexford to teach
7: In 1991, he married Jackie Powers They spent four years (1992-1996) in Saudi Arabia, Italy, and Italy
8: He wrote his first book in 1998 Benny and Omar, was based off of his adventures in Tunisia
9: The sequel to Benny and Omar, Benny and Babe was written one year later In 2001, he published his first Artemis Fowl book
10: He also resigned from teaching the same year he published Artemis Fowl This year, he will publish the final installment of Artemis Fowl series
11: Artemis Fowl and the Atlantic Complex won the IBW Award for Children Artemis Fowl sold more than 20 million copies (and counting)
12: In 2011, he played at the Telegraph Bath Festival of Children Literature He was the first author to win the Herald Angel Award
13: Colfer once said "If J.K. Rowlings were the Beatles, I am the Rolling Stones Artemis was published to compete with Harry Potter
14: 1.Artemis Fowl 2.AF and the Arctic Incident 3.AF and the Eternity Code 4.AF and the Opal Deception 5.AF and the Lost Colony 6.AF and the Time Paradox 7.AF and the Atlantic Complex 8.AF and the Last Guardian
15: Artemis Fowl is a Twelve-year-old is a millionaire and a superb genius. But above all that, he is a the worlds most dangerous, teenage criminal mastermind.
16: Artemis's dad was recently reported missing and pronounced dead on a business trip on a boat. Artemis needs to restore his family business and figure and plan a rescue team to save his dad.
17: He has recently visited Ho Chi Minh City to meet Nyugen who know information about fairies. He led them to a woman who has the Code of Fairies. (its a book in fairy language). Artemis hatches a plan to capture and hold a fairy hostage for a ransom.
18: But what Artemis does will disrupt and caused a major conflict in the fairy world underneath the Earth and the human civilization
19: This presentation contains copyrighted material used under the educational fair use exemption to U.S Copyright law (Simpson, 70)