∑ Eoin Colfer grew up in Wexford, Ireland.
∑ Eoin has four brothers and their names are Paul, Eamon, Donal, and Niall.
∑ In 1986 Eoin became a primary school teacher, but wrote in his spare time.
∑ Eoinís first book was Benny and Omar which was published in 1998.
∑ Eoin Colfersís most famous book is Artemis Foul which was published in 2001.