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Die Verschwörung (Artemis Fowl #2)

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Artemis Fowl, der jugendliche Meisterdieb, ist zurück! Nachdem Artemis im ersten Band der als Trilogie angelegten Geschichte dem Elfenvolk ihr Gold abgeluchst hat, hat er immer noch nicht die Hoffnung auf die Rettung seines verschollenen Vaters aufgegeben. Dieser ist vor Jahren, bei dem Versuch, eine Schiffsladung Coca-Cola nach Russland zu bringen, verschwunden. Und tatsä ...more
Taschenbuch, 2. Auflage, 304 pages
Published 2005 by List Verlag (first published June 6th 2002)
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Quinn They are not actually the Russian military but the Russian Moffia a, large crime organization, outside of the Russian law. The Moffia has most likely…moreThey are not actually the Russian military but the Russian Moffia a, large crime organization, outside of the Russian law. The Moffia has most likely won many gang wars outside of the book. The Russian military also played a crucial role in winning the Second World War. So that statement is completely incorrect.(less)
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Ahmad Sharabiani
The Arctic Incident (Artemis Fowl, #2), Eoin Colfer
عنوان: آرتمیس فاول و ماجرای شمال - کتاب دوم؛ نویسنده: ایون کالفر؛ مترجم: شیدا رنجبر؛ تهران، افق؛ 1383، در 402 ص؛ چاپ سوم 1386؛ شابک: 9789643691441؛ چاپ چهارم 1387؛ چاپ پنجم 1389؛ چاپ هفتم 1392؛ موضوع: داستان پریان؛ داستانهای نوجوانان - از نویسندگان انگلیسی - قرن 21 م
عنوان: آرتمیس فاول: حادثه شمالی - کتاب دوم؛ نویسنده: ایون کالفر؛ مترجم: حسین قنبری؛ تهران، شریعه توس؛ 1384، در 347 ص؛ شابک: 9648557071؛
آرتمیس فاول پسر سیزده ساله ی نابغه و ماجراجو،
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Jason Koivu
Action! Action! Action! That's the name of the game in Eoin Colfer's The Arctic Incident.

Child prodigy and criminal mastermind, Artemis Fowl is searching for his kidnapped father. He needs the help of the fairy police, and as it so happens, they need him. Law and lawbreakers work together in this fast-paced, humorous action-fantasy.

Eoin Colfer has created fun fairyland for the 21st century. It's a nice, soft blend of technology and fantasy, not too heavy on either count. The scope of his world
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Nikki
Dec 25, 2009 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
The Artemis Fowl books really are perfect for a quick, easy read. Which is good, because I'll be doing the twenty-four hour readathon tomorrow, and I really don't want to get burnt out on reading!

The Arctic Incident develops Artemis as a more sympathetic figure, having left behind his attempts to exploit the People (the fairies), and feeling some remorse over how he handled things in the first book. He's also focused on rescuing his father, missing for two years, convinced he's still alive. Mean
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Ahmed  Ejaz
Jan 07, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 2017, full-lengths
SPOILER FREE review if you will not open spoiler tags
Remember, it’s always darkest before the dawn

OVERVIEW
Artemis' Father was missing for almost two years. He went missing when the Russian Mafia attacked him for the the reason: (view spoiler)
But his father was found by Russian Mafia, alive, even after the attack which was kind of
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Rossrn Nunamaker
For me, as an adult, the Artemis Fowl series is a guilty pleasure.

I get a kick out of Artemis, smart beyond reason youth he is, and like the relationship between him and his bodyguard, Butler.

Throw in the fantastical underworld of fairies, dwarfs, and other magical creatures and there are a lot of options for a fast-paced, fun story.

In the second installment, Artemis finds himself in boarding school now that his mother has recovered and begun to assert rules on the boy.

Not to be stopped, Artemis
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Jasmin
Jun 26, 2010 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: kids all those young at ♥
There's nothing that attracts me more, than a genius without the glasses. Especially if the geek looks like this

(For those who don't know this hottie, he's Chuck/Zachary Levi) However, if the geek involved is 13 years old and is a criminal mastermind, plus fantasizing that he would grow up faster than a normal human being would, well thats just plain pedophilia. :))

Well it's not actually that bad, if you'll become an instant billionaire and with him you could rule the world together. But still
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 Danielle The Book Huntress (Back to the Books)
Oct 24, 2008 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Fans of antiheroes who happen to be children, high tech adventures, and faery creatures
Eoin Colfer has done it again. I loved the sequel to Artemis Fowl. How could I not, being a combinations of things that fascinate me: Russia, antiheroes, faery, and cold environments (arctic/North Pole). Yes I was very much enjoying this book.

The action is great, tempered with the laugh out loud humor. Artemis is up to his usual machinations, and exhibiting his snarky sense of humor, often at the expense of elder authority figures. I don't normally like precocious, know-it-all kids, but somethin
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Samuel
May 09, 2012 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: ok
Of course like the first one it rrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrroooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccckkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkk ...more
Kim
My second foray into the world of Artemis Fowl was another quick, fun adventure. This book is a true sequel to the first with the continuation of the story arc of Artemis' lost father. Once again this ends up involving the fairy world including Artemis and Butler's first trip down below.

Engaging from the first page this book has a great pace that kept me turning (or should I say clicking) through the pages. I like the way that Colfer doesn't talk down to his readers. This is a children's book bu
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A.
Nov 17, 2016 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
I completely fell in love with the first book in this series, however this second iteration has fallen short of the mark set by the first.
It's by no means a bad book, and I enjoyed the view point of Holly Short more in this than the first. However, my love for the first came from Artemis himself, and in this one...

So, a big issue with writing very, very smart characters, is that they have to BE very, very smart. This came across beautifully in the first book! Artemis managed to outsmart everyone
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সালমান হক
So the second book of the ARTEMIS FOWL. It was a pretty light, funny read actually.
This time the focus is on the faerie people . And Artemis is basically on the subplot, but its important nevertheless. It was really funny to see how captain short cope up with artemis and his body-guard. :p Looking forward to more actions in the next books.
Lisachan
Jun 10, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
BOMBARDA SEI TUTTO.
Also non so come si possano leggere questi libri da bambini e non restarne profondamente traumatizzati. Colfer writes some fucked up shit, sometimes.
Shelia
Feb 08, 2010 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition

And this was SO MUCH BETTER THAN THE FIRST BOOK! I'm glad Artemis is finally friends with the faeries!
Maria
Oct 17, 2010 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: children-s, e-book
So i started this series with one thought in mind: a 12-year-old as a master of crime? interesting.

i liked book 1, but this second book is even better.

So Artemis Fowl is cold and hardened on book 1, but it was good to see him in a different light on this sequel.

He never gave up that his father is still alive. He and Butler keep on searching and searching. at last, a sliver of a clue came to them. or rather, a ransom video. it may terrify any kid, but not Artemis Fowl. he was giddy, for this vide
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Giovanna

I liked the first book of the series more than this one. I don't know, Artemis wasn't his usual self and the plot wasn't as interesting as the first one was. I had fun reading it, but still, I had hoped for an improvement and ended up being a little disappointed.

I don't have a lot to say, I enjoyed reading The Arctic Incident but at the same time I didn't like it as much as I hoped I would. Aside from the fact that I had some problems with the plot (I mean, please, the russian mafia? Pfft, come
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Richard Due
Dec 06, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Great fun on every page. I put down this book with my left hand as I picked up The Eternity Code with my right!
Debby (bookishparadox)
“We're being led by an idiot with a crayon.”

Basically, one part of the book that totally make me laughed. Some part of the wits and humor are so real, it's undeniable for you not to get knock out of it.

I love how the plot takes us to explore more about the People, how the alliance works on with different species to remind that the group once try to kill each other and now, help one another.

"To remind you that deep beneath the layers of deviousness, you have a spark of decency. Perhaps you co
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BAM The Bibliomaniac
"And, of course, we have fairy magic."

I get such a kick out of Artemis' adventures! Teaming up with fairy special ops, outwitting every adult who stands in his way-he's a breath of fresh air. This book finds him hinting for his presumed dead father. But he has to make a deal with the fairies to get help in the arctic circle. With Artemis who knows how this could turn out.
Keri Payton
(From my blog: Quill Café)

In accordance with the FTC, I would like to disclose that I purchased this book. The opinions expressed are mine and no monetary compensation was offered to me by the author or publisher.

When Haven, the underground world of the fairies, is threatened and there is sign of human involvement, the LEP (Lower Elements Police) point fingers at the one human who keeps the knowledge of their existence: Artemis Fowl, a thirteen year old criminal genius.

Artemis has his own agenda
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Ashikur Rahman Bishal
আসলে, সাড়ে চার তারা।
মিস করেছি দৌড়ের উপর থাকা আরটেমিসের ফুলপরুফ পলযান। :) দয জুনিয়র ফাউল ইজ বরন টু বি আ মাসটারমাইনড। দৌড়ের উপর থাকা মানায় না ওকে। আরেকটা দারুণ চিজ।
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Stephanie (Bookfever. ❤)
Re-reading Artemis Fowl and the Arctic Incident was once again fantastic! This shouldn't come as a surprise but Eoin Colfer manages to enthrall me again and again with his books, no matter how many times I have read them.

With re-reading this book, I have noticed a few things, actually. I noticed that Artemis definitely has a slightly more softer side. I'm not sure if this is just me, but it's what I think. He's more humane in this book for sure, with wanting to rescue his father and building fri
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Kathryn
Aug 17, 2012 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommended to Kathryn by: Annie and Tyler
3.5 STARS

I really wish I could have enjoyed this book more. As with the first book in the series, my sister and husband both loved it, but I could not really get into it. It was maybe a three star read for me but am bumping it up half a star because I do feel that part of my trouble is because I listened to the audiobook and I think perhaps the short episodic format of the chapters (jumping between scenes and characters often) didn't work especially well with my relatively short commutes--I kept
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Ambs ❤❤
Nov 13, 2015 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: library-read
Surprise-Surprise! This was much better than the first in this series, Artemis Fowl. The story, although less likely plausible, was better. Artemis has matured some and now seems to fit the situation better. This story was much funnier and more action-packed.

I'll just pretend the first book was an epilogue, and will potentially continue on in the series, especially if they continue to be just as good as this one. Way to step up to the task Eoin Colfer!
Steve
Nov 15, 2015 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
For being an Artemis book, this didn't really contain a lot of him, sadly. Having said that, it was still an interesting story, and provided some laughs, some gasps and some situations to reflect upon. The build up and the climax were rather delicious, and then we even got a second one, sadly, over a lot quicker than the first one. There wasn't much of a resolution at all, which means I shall I have to read the next book series sooner than the gap between books one and two.
Lazybee
Aug 14, 2014 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This book continues to build upon the previous one. Emotional side of Artemis is shown as he is ventured to rescue his father from the russia. And there is a coup happening in the underground. Action packed with a lot of character development. Loved it.
Drew
Aug 05, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: audiobook
This book was a good sequel! I have read it in one day! Overall rating: 4.5!(:
Claire (Clairby11xxx)
(9/10) Another fun filled fairy adventure from Eoin Colfer. I do really love this series, they manage to be compelling, funny and have a convincing story all at the same time, something which a lot of YA lacks.

This time Artemis is intent on rescuing his father from the clutches of the Russian Mafiya unfortunately along the way he is delayed by a goblin rebellion let by a mad pixie and a fairy out for revenge. My favourite kleptomaniac dwarf makes a very memorable reappearance as "The Grouch" and
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Madeleine Montuna
Apr 09, 2012 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
The legend, the genius Artemis Fowl is back . This time he here to do do good. In the second book of the Artemis Fowl series The Arctic incident everyone's favorite villain is back .In this installation of the series Artemis attempts to rescue his father when he receives a message from the Russian mafia who have kidnapped him. So Artemis prepares to go rescue his father but down in fairy world things aren't going so good .After Artemis successfully procured half of the Recon ransom fund in book ...more
Stephanie (Reading is Better With Cupcakes)
So much fun! And action packed too!

Review to come.
Cori Reed
2.5 Stars! This one fell right down the middle for me. I've said it before, and I'll say it again, I struggle with MG fantasy, but there are a few series I really love so I don't want to give up on it as a genre! I will persevere!
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Eoin Colfer (pronounced Owen) was born in Wexford on the South-East coast of Ireland in 1965, where he and his four brothers were brought up by his father and mother, who were both educators.

He received his degree from Dublin University and began teaching primary school in Wexford. He has lived and worked all over the world, including Saudi Arabia, Tunisia and Italy. After the publication of the A
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Artemis Fowl (8 books)
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  • The Eternity Code (Artemis Fowl, #3)
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“Artemis: (shocked) Why, Doctor? This is a sensitive area. For all you know I could be suffering from depression.
Doctor Po: I suppose you could. Is that the case?
Artemis: (head in hands) It's my mother, Doctor.
Doctor Po: Yes?
Artemis: My mother, she...
Doctor Po: Your mother, yes?
Artemis: She forces me to endure this ridiculous therapy when the school's so-called counsellors are little better than misguided do-gooders with degrees.”
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