Eoin Colfer Biography
Eoin Colfer was born on May 14th, 1965 and is currently 58 years old. Eoin Colfer was born in Wexford, Ireland.
Eoin Colfer is probably best known for his Standalone Novels. There are currently 10 novels available. The first standalone was released in 2000 with the novel The Wish List. The most recently released novel was Juniper’s Christmas which was released in 2023. There are no upcoming standalone novels by Eoin at this time.
Eoin Colfer has also written the Artemis Fowl series which has 8 books including Artemis Fowl and The Arctic Incident.
Eoin Colfer Awards & Accolades
Colfer's book, Artemis Fowl won the British Book Awards, Children's Book of the Year, in 2002.
Eoin Colfer books have also been nominated for multiple awards, Plugged was nominated for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Best Mystery/Thriller, in 2011. The Last Guardian was nominated for the Goodreads Awards, Best Middle Grade and Children’s, in 2012. Highfire was nominated for the Alex Awards, Best Book, in 2021.
Eoin Colfer F.A.Q
When was Eoin Colfer Born? How old is Eoin Colfer?
Eoin Colfer was born on May 14th, 1965. Eoin Colfer is currently 58 years old.
Where was Eoin Colfer Born?
Eoin Colfer was born in Wexford, Ireland and is Irish.
What book awards has Eoin Colfer won?
Colfer's book, Artemis Fowl won the award British Book Awards, Children's Book of the Year, in 2002.
What was the first book Eoin Colfer wrote?
The first novel written by Eoin Colfer was Benny and Omar, published in 1998.
What was the most recent book Eoin Colfer wrote?
His most recently released work was Juniper’s Christmas on October 31st, 2023.
Will there be any more books by Eoin Colfer?
Eoin Colfer does not have any upcoming novels with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.
How many books has Eoin Colfer written?
Eoin Colfer has written 53 books across 17 series, excluding contributions to anthologies.
- 2 books in the Benny Shaw Series
- 3 books in the Flyers Children Series
- 8 books in the Artemis Fowl Series
- 2 Artemis Fowl Short Stories/Novellas
- 1 Artemis Fowl Collections
- 4 books in the Artemis Fowl: The Graphic Novels Series
- 3 books in the The Fowl Twins Series
- 2 books in the Will and Marty Children's Series
- 1 book in the The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Series
- 2 books in the Plugged Series
- 3 books in the W.A.R.P. Series
- 2 books in the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary E-Shorts Series
- 3 books in the Legend of Series
- 9 Standalone Novels
- 3 Graphic Novels
- 5 Picture Books
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