Eoin Colfer is the New York Times best-selling author of the Artemis Fowl series, Airman, Half Moon Investigations, The Supernaturalist, Eoin Colfer's Legend of... books, The Wish List, Benny and Omar; and Benny and Babe. He lives in Ireland with his wife and two children.
Twelve-year-old Artemis Fowl is a millionaire, a genius?and, above all, a criminal mastermind. But even Artemis doesnít know what heís taken on when he kidnaps a fairy, Captain Holly Short of the LEPrecon Unit. These arenít the fairies of bedtime stories; these fairies are armed and dangerous.
Artemis thinks he has them right where he wants themÖbut then they stop playing by the rules.