Artemis Fowl

8 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 1,379 ratings

Artemis Fowl Summary

The unabridged, downloadable audiobook edition of Artemis Fowl, the explosive first novel in Eoin Colfer’s best-selling Artemis Fowl series. Read by the actor Gerry O’Brien.

Twelve-year-old villain Artemis Fowl is the most ingenious criminal mastermind in history. His bold and daring plan is to hold a leprechaun to ransom.

But he’s taking on more than he bargained for when he kidnaps Captain Holly Short of the LEPrecon (Lower Elements Police Reconnaissance Unit). For a start, leprechaun technology is more advanced than our own. Add to that the fact that Holly is a true heroine and that her senior officer Commander Root will stop at nothing to get her back and you’ve got the mother of all sieges brewing!

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  • Book 1

    • Artemis Fowl

    • By: Eoin Colfer
    • Narrated by: Gerry O'Brien
    • Length: 6 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 350
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 310
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 309

    Twelve-year-old villain, Artemis Fowl, is the most ingenious criminal mastermind in history. His bold and daring plan is to hold a leprechaun to ransom. But he’s taking on more than he bargained for when he kidnaps Captain Holly Short of the LEPrecon (Lower Elements Police Reconnaissance Unit). For a start, leprechaun technology is more advanced than our own. Add to that the fact that Holly is a true heroine and that her senior officer Commander Root will stop at nothing to get her back and you’ve got the mother of all sieges brewing!

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Believe the hype - excellent antihero!

    • By EC W on 25-07-16

    Regular price: £20.00

  • Book 2

    • Artemis Fowl: The Arctic Incident

    • By: Eoin Colfer
    • Narrated by: Gerry O'Brien
    • Length: 6 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 195
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 181
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 180

    Someone has been supplying Class-A illegal human power sources to the goblins. Captain Holly Short of the LEPrecon Unit is sure that her archenemy, 13-year-old Artemis Fowl, is responsible. But is he? Artemis has his own problems to deal with: his father is being held to ransom and only a miracle will save him. Maybe this time a brilliant plan just won’t be enough. Maybe this time Artemis needs help....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • just as entertaining as the first one.

    • By ru gardner on 10-11-16

    Regular price: £20.00

  • Book 3

    • Artemis Fowl and the Eternity Code

    • By: Eoin Colfer
    • Narrated by: Gerry O'Brien
    • Length: 7 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 148
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 137
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 138

    The unabridged, downloadable audiobook edition of Artemis Fowl: The Eternity Code is the third book in the unbelievably brilliant Artemis Fowl series by Eoin Colfer. Read by the actor Gerry O'Brien.Artemis Fowl is attempting to go straight. But there's always time for one last job. Artemis Fowl has created the most powerful new supercomputer known to man - using stolen technology from an elite race of underground fairies.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Artemis Fowl series

    • By Mrs. Amanda Hann on 03-07-17

    Regular price: £20.00

  • Book 4

    • Artemis Fowl and the Opal Deception

    • By: Eoin Colfer
    • Narrated by: Gerry O'Brien
    • Length: 8 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 141
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 128
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 130

    Evil pixie, Opal Koboi, is back and she’s more dangerous than ever. This time she doesn’t just want power over the fairy People - this time she wants the humans too. Captain Holly Short is the only fairy with a hope of stopping her, but as Holly knows, it takes one genius criminal mastermind to fight another. But the 14-year-old genius that Holly is thinking of doesn’t even remember that fairies exist. How is she going to convince Artemis Fowl to help her stop Opal?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Loving the Story.

    • By Adam Walker on 26-12-17

    Regular price: £20.00

  • Book 5

    • Artemis Fowl and the Lost Colony

    • By: Eoin Colfer
    • Narrated by: Gerry O'Brien
    • Length: 9 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 123
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 109
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 108

    Has criminal mastermind Artemis Fowl met his match? Until recently Artemis Fowl was the only human to have discovered that fairies do exist. But now a second juvenile genius wants to capture one for scientific study - and not just any old fairy. The newcomer intends to trap a demon, the most human-hating species unknown to man. Only an ancient time spell separates the demons from mankind - and Artemis must prevent it from unravelling.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • genuinely brilliant

    • By Adam Walker on 04-01-18

    Regular price: £20.00

  • Book 6

    • Artemis Fowl and the Time Paradox

    • By: Eoin Colfer
    • Narrated by: Gerry O'Brien
    • Length: 10 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 88
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 81
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 81

    Artemis Fowl is no stranger to trouble. In fact he's a magnet for it. Man-eating trolls, armed and dangerous (not to mention high-tech) fairies, flame-throwing goblins - he's seen the lot. He had decided to forego criminal activity of the more magical kind. However...now his mother is gravely ill. He must travel back through time to steal the cure from the clutches of the devious mastermind.... Artemis Fowl.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love it! Love it! Love it!

    • By Adam Walker on 13-01-18

    Regular price: £22.00

  • Book 7

    • Artemis Fowl and the Atlantis Complex

    • By: Eoin Colfer
    • Narrated by: Gerry O'Brien
    • Length: 8 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 80
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 71
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 71

    Will the real Artemis Fowl please stand up? Criminal mastermind Artemis Fowl has summoned an elite group of high-tech fairies to Iceland. He wants to present his invention to save the world from global warming. But something terrible has happened to him. Artemis Fowl has become nice. The fairies diagnose Atlantis Complex (aka multiple-personality disorder) - dabbling in magic has damaged Artemis's mind. And now the subterranean city of Atlantis is under attack from vicious robots and nice Artemis is no use to anyone.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Once again exellent work, Artemis!

    • By Maj-Britt on 03-04-15

    Regular price: £20.00

  • Book 8

    • The Last Guardian: Artemis Fowl, Book 8

    • By: Eoin Colfer
    • Narrated by: Nathaniel Parker
    • Length: 7 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 254
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 174
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 175

    Is this Armageddon for the Artemis Fowl? Opal Koboi, power-crazed pixie, is plotting to exterminate mankind and become fairy queen. If she succeeds, the spirits of long-dead fairy warriors will rise from the earth, inhabit the nearest available bodies and wreak mass destruction. But what happens if those nearest bodies include crows, or deer, or badgers - or two curious little boys by the names of Myles and Beckett Fowl? Yes, it’s true. Criminal mastermind Artemis Fowl’s four-year-old brothers could be involved in destroying the human race.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A great end to a lovely series

    • By Kim Randleff-Rasmussen on 09-04-13

    Regular price: £20.00