Artemis Fowl is a series of science fiction/fantasy young adult novels by Irish author Eoin Colfer. The series follows Artemis Fowl II, a teenage criminal mastermind, on his various criminal activities. The books have been adapted into graphic novels and there is also a film adaptation in the works.
Eoin Colfer is an Irish novelist of science fiction, fantasy, adventure and children’s books. He is best known for his Artemis Fowl books. Colfer was asked by Douglas Adams‘ widow to write a sixth book to his Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy series, And Another Thing…, which was published in 2009.