The Final Artemis Fowl Book, THE LAST GUARDIAN, Coming Next Summer

| May 31 | 9 Comments

Bestselling author Eoin Colfer recently signed a three-book deal with Disney-Hyperion Books, an imprint of Disney Publishing Worldwide. Part of the deal includes the eighth and final installment of the Artemis Fowl series, The Last Guardian. The book will be published in Summer 2012. Disney also bought two books in a brand new series called W.A.R.P. The first book will be called The Reluctant Assassin […]

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New ARTEMIS FOWL Covers Revealed

| Mar 4 | 3 Comments

Earlier today, in London’s Piccadilly Circus, author Eoin Colfer unveiled the brand new covers for his Artemis Fowl series. The publisher has rebranded the books in honor of the tenth anniversary of the debut of Artemis, a teenage criminal mastermind, and his Lower Elements frenemies, which include pixies, a centaur, and a flatulent dwarf. Here is a video of today’s big reveal: You can see […]

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New Book Releases August 2010

| Aug 1 | 1 Comment

The upcoming August book releases are a mix of blockbusters, beach reads, and, toward the end of the month, a few heavier books that signal the transition into fall. The highly anticipated third book in the Hunger Games trilogy, Mockingjay, is out this month, as well as new books from Charlaine Harris and James Patterson. So take a look that the August releases I think […]

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Eoin Colfer to End the ARTEMIS FOWL Series

| Jul 28 | 2 Comments

Artemis Fowl: The Atlantis Complex by Eoin Colfer

Artemis Fowl author Eoin Colfer has announced that the 8th book in the series will be its last. He tells The Guardian: “One more book, and then that’ll be the end of that,” he said. “He will be faced with a choice where he can be kind to somebody and he won’t gain anything, or he can be unkind and he will find a million […]

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Jose’s Favorite Audiobooks

June is National Audiobook Month and as part of the celebration Kristen and I are listing our favorite audiobooks. Audiobooks are a great way to enjoy books when it’s not convenient to read them, like during commutes to and from work or when you’re working outdoors. The best audiobooks help provide an extra dimension to books, giving the characters and the plot more life than […]

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AND ANOTHER THING… by Eoin Colfer [Review]

And Another Thing… is the sixth book in the Hitchhiker’s Guide trilogy, and the first to be penned by Eoin Colfer (the first five books in the series were written by Douglas Adams before his passing). Colfer is best known for his work in the Artemis Fowl books, a great Young Adult series that takes on the fantasy world in an exciting manner. The task […]

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What to Read Next – Harry Potter Edition

| Jul 21 | 5 Comments

The film Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince hit theaters last week and it made me nostalgic for the days of reading the books for the first time. If you are like me and want to read another great series, here is a list of books that might help fill the void left by Harry Potter. Both children and adults can enjoy most of these […]

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