The Eternity Code (Artemis Fowl #3)

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Reader reviewed by Zachary

I enjoyed this book along with the rest of this series.
Artemis Fowl abuses his gifts to create new technology for mankind, however when this comes into the hands of an evil man, the team must fight to get it back before the total damage is irreversible.

Although certain chapters went into too much description, this book offered a nice continual thrill, making me want to read on and on, just to see what happens next.

Eoin has done well with these childrens' books.



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a reader Reviewed by a reader January 27, 2010
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Playing with Technology and Greed

Reader reviewed by Zachary

I enjoyed this book along with the rest of this series.
Artemis Fowl abuses his gifts to create new technology for mankind, however when this comes into the hands of an evil man, the team must fight to get it back before the total damage is irreversible.

Although certain chapters went into too much description, this book offered a nice continual thrill, making me want to read on and on, just to see what happens next.

Eoin has done well with these childrens' books.



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Reader reviewed by EshInoBi

This book (along with The Last Colony) is my favourite book in the Artemis Fowl series. Using stolen fairy technology, Artemis creates the C-Cube, which could advance human technology by at least 50 years. He attempts to sell it for a year, but it is stolen from him. Fortunately (it wasn't fortunate, that's just expected from a genius like Artemis), Artemis put an eternity code that, theoretically, could take an eternity to solve. It is in a completely new language unknown to anyone except him. Artemis gets the C-Cube back with the help of the LEP, who are now beginning to be friends with him, but they mind-wipe him of all his memories with fairies.

I felt sad for Artemis in this book because he was just beginning to make new friends. This book was awesome though, and I'd recommend this book to anyone who would be willing to read it!
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a reader Reviewed by a reader May 31, 2008
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Eternally Entertaining

Reader reviewed by EshInoBi

This book (along with The Last Colony) is my favourite book in the Artemis Fowl series. Using stolen fairy technology, Artemis creates the C-Cube, which could advance human technology by at least 50 years. He attempts to sell it for a year, but it is stolen from him. Fortunately (it wasn't fortunate, that's just expected from a genius like Artemis), Artemis put an eternity code that, theoretically, could take an eternity to solve. It is in a completely new language unknown to anyone except him. Artemis gets the C-Cube back with the help of the LEP, who are now beginning to be friends with him, but they mind-wipe him of all his memories with fairies.

I felt sad for Artemis in this book because he was just beginning to make new friends. This book was awesome though, and I'd recommend this book to anyone who would be willing to read it!

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Reader reviewed by Mary

When Artemis Fowl strikes a deal with Jon Spiro, an infamous businessman, he expects everything to go well. Unfortunately, Jon Spiro has not become rich honestly. Instead of paying up for the device that Artemis gives him, he sends in gunmen to kill Artemis.

But that isn't Artemis's only problem.

Because Artemis was trading fairy technology. Technology that could reveal the existence of the people.

This time Artemis has gone too far...


Another great adventure from Eoin Colfer. It's not short of action. It's a great reread.

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a reader Reviewed by a reader February 07, 2008
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Great!

Reader reviewed by Mary

When Artemis Fowl strikes a deal with Jon Spiro, an infamous businessman, he expects everything to go well. Unfortunately, Jon Spiro has not become rich honestly. Instead of paying up for the device that Artemis gives him, he sends in gunmen to kill Artemis.

But that isn't Artemis's only problem.

Because Artemis was trading fairy technology. Technology that could reveal the existence of the people.

This time Artemis has gone too far...


Another great adventure from Eoin Colfer. It's not short of action. It's a great reread.

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Reader reviewed by Matt Hill

An interesting tale about magic, technology, trickery, and deceit. Artemis Fowl has done it again, by making a computer from stolen fairy technology, which gets stolen by a cutthroat, greedy US Buisnessman, Jon Spiro, head of one of the most acnowledged technology companies in the US. Watch as Artemis fights to steal the technology back from under Jon's greedy nose, so that the fairy technology won't expose the fairy metropolis that lies below the Earth. Read this, and nuch more in Eoin Colfer's Artemis Fowl III!
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a reader Reviewed by a reader December 05, 2007
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Wonderful read!

Reader reviewed by Matt Hill

An interesting tale about magic, technology, trickery, and deceit. Artemis Fowl has done it again, by making a computer from stolen fairy technology, which gets stolen by a cutthroat, greedy US Buisnessman, Jon Spiro, head of one of the most acnowledged technology companies in the US. Watch as Artemis fights to steal the technology back from under Jon's greedy nose, so that the fairy technology won't expose the fairy metropolis that lies below the Earth. Read this, and nuch more in Eoin Colfer's Artemis Fowl III!

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Reader reviewed by Bria

This is the best in the series so far. It is smart and the end will really shocked me. Artemis Fowl is back for another great addition in the series and is funny too. Old enemies are back and Artemis Fowl has to defend himself. I think you must have read the previous books to understand this book. It is really great and has an intricate plot and is fun to read.
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a reader Reviewed by a reader August 20, 2007
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Smart and Funny

Reader reviewed by Bria

This is the best in the series so far. It is smart and the end will really shocked me. Artemis Fowl is back for another great addition in the series and is funny too. Old enemies are back and Artemis Fowl has to defend himself. I think you must have read the previous books to understand this book. It is really great and has an intricate plot and is fun to read.

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Reader reviewed by Veronika

I remember that when I took the first, I gave up some pages after. I don't know what made a so bad impression, but I decided that that Artemis Fowl wasn't a good book.

And then, a year later or so, I took The Eternity Code. A must ! James Bond, Einstein and Mc Gyver together !

Later I read the second too, and I can say the Eternity Codeis the best of the serie?

Veronika
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a reader Reviewed by a reader May 20, 2006
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The Best of the serie

Reader reviewed by Veronika

I remember that when I took the first, I gave up some pages after. I don't know what made a so bad impression, but I decided that that Artemis Fowl wasn't a good book.

And then, a year later or so, I took The Eternity Code. A must ! James Bond, Einstein and Mc Gyver together !

Later I read the second too, and I can say the Eternity Codeis the best of the serie?

Veronika

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Reader reviewed by Aussie

Truly one of the most suspenseful books I've ever read! Artemis must help his mortally wounded friend Butler, by contacting the faries. He must also stop a evil canniving buissneman from selling a piece of farie technology that he stole from Artemis. Truly a great book!!!!!!!!!
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a reader Reviewed by a reader February 05, 2006
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NO! Not Butler!!!

Reader reviewed by Aussie

Truly one of the most suspenseful books I've ever read! Artemis must help his mortally wounded friend Butler, by contacting the faries. He must also stop a evil canniving buissneman from selling a piece of farie technology that he stole from Artemis. Truly a great book!!!!!!!!!

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Reader reviewed by Bettina

When Artemis makes a cube out stolen fairy technology, it can make all other technology helpless. Then an evil businessman steals it and mortally wounds Artemis's bodyguard, Butler. Artemis must call on the fairy police (LEP) for help. With the help of old friends Artemis must get the cube back from the businessman.

This book was just like the others in this series : FANTASTIC. I loved it. The book is fast-paced and a great adventure.
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a reader Reviewed by a reader January 22, 2006
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My, My what a great book.

Reader reviewed by Bettina

When Artemis makes a cube out stolen fairy technology, it can make all other technology helpless. Then an evil businessman steals it and mortally wounds Artemis's bodyguard, Butler. Artemis must call on the fairy police (LEP) for help. With the help of old friends Artemis must get the cube back from the businessman.

This book was just like the others in this series : FANTASTIC. I loved it. The book is fast-paced and a great adventure.

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Reader reviewed by elbeef

I picked this book up thinking it was a scifi book, but boy was I wrong. It was a little Scifi but it was definately more of a fantasy. I havent read any of the other books in the series before this one, but I was still able to follow the plot. I felt that the book was a little short and that the author could have added a little more, but other then that I thought it was great. I am actually going back to read the other books in the series.
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a reader Reviewed by a reader January 02, 2006
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eternity just isn't long enough

Reader reviewed by elbeef

I picked this book up thinking it was a scifi book, but boy was I wrong. It was a little Scifi but it was definately more of a fantasy. I havent read any of the other books in the series before this one, but I was still able to follow the plot. I felt that the book was a little short and that the author could have added a little more, but other then that I thought it was great. I am actually going back to read the other books in the series.

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Reader reviewed by Spartan0

This book tells the story of how artemis with the help of fairies retrieve a powerful piece of technology([for humans that it] many years ahead of human society) from Spiro a big rich paranoid guy who just happens to hold the c-cube in a building of his with ,and i quote "Stuff even the milatary don't have".Well i have news for Spiro; Arty has stuff even humans don't have.
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a reader Reviewed by a reader May 27, 2005
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Is this the end of Arty's Adventure's? Apparantly not.

Reader reviewed by Spartan0

This book tells the story of how artemis with the help of fairies retrieve a powerful piece of technology([for humans that it] many years ahead of human society) from Spiro a big rich paranoid guy who just happens to hold the c-cube in a building of his with ,and i quote "Stuff even the milatary don't have".Well i have news for Spiro; Arty has stuff even humans don't have.

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Reader reviewed by Spartanx1x

The thing starts off with Artemis showing a highly dangerous, rich, egotistic, paranoid maniac named Spiro a powerful "cube" made from breaking bits of fairy hemets together. Seemingly harmless (in a criminal, dangerous, Artemis Fowl kind of way) problems start arising as Butler Arty's bodyguard and concience gets shot by Arno Blunt a New Zealand bodyguard hired by Spiro. Arty freezes butler and gets Holly to heal him. Arty now sets out to retrieve the c-cube breaking into a building more secure than any building mankind has ever seen. Then again fairies don't count as mankind. That's right the fairies are helping.
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a reader Reviewed by a reader May 27, 2005
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Is this the end of Fowl's adventures? No, guess not.

Reader reviewed by Spartanx1x

The thing starts off with Artemis showing a highly dangerous, rich, egotistic, paranoid maniac named Spiro a powerful "cube" made from breaking bits of fairy hemets together. Seemingly harmless (in a criminal, dangerous, Artemis Fowl kind of way) problems start arising as Butler Arty's bodyguard and concience gets shot by Arno Blunt a New Zealand bodyguard hired by Spiro. Arty freezes butler and gets Holly to heal him. Arty now sets out to retrieve the c-cube breaking into a building more secure than any building mankind has ever seen. Then again fairies don't count as mankind. That's right the fairies are helping.

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Reader reviewed by Dino_girl

Here he goes again in another twisted tale. Artemis is a wonderful book to read. It starts out really cool. My favourite character is Captain Holly Short. You would enjoy it.
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a reader Reviewed by a reader February 28, 2005
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Oh boy!!!!!

Reader reviewed by Dino_girl

Here he goes again in another twisted tale. Artemis is a wonderful book to read. It starts out really cool. My favourite character is Captain Holly Short. You would enjoy it.

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Reader reviewed by gabriella

In this book helps Holly Short Artemis again.He is searching for his father in russa.Full of action and Artemis's witty ideas.He is the best book character who I've ever read about.Young inteligent rich adults fears adults but without friend.But perfect .
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a reader Reviewed by a reader January 07, 2005
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As good as the first

Reader reviewed by gabriella

In this book helps Holly Short Artemis again.He is searching for his father in russa.Full of action and Artemis's witty ideas.He is the best book character who I've ever read about.Young inteligent rich adults fears adults but without friend.But perfect .

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Reader reviewed by Babydex

Though it was the last and it was awesome, how do we know that there isn't anymore. Mr.Colfer leaves that one open to the imagination. If Mulch does find Artemis again and restores his memory, who's to say that a new book will not be written?
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a reader Reviewed by a reader December 20, 2004
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The last, but there could be more

Reader reviewed by Babydex

Though it was the last and it was awesome, how do we know that there isn't anymore. Mr.Colfer leaves that one open to the imagination. If Mulch does find Artemis again and restores his memory, who's to say that a new book will not be written?

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Reader reviewed by Nick

This book was great. I read the first and the second after the first and they both were excellent. When I picked up the third one, I was blown away. Like all other Artemis Fowl books, Erternity Code was filled with futuristic, gun-slinging action. This book has the most action out of them all.
In this book, Artemis Fowl creates an eternity cube. The eternity cube hacks into security cameras and does other hacking type jobs. The best part about it that no one can hack into the cube itself. It will take an eternity to do this. Also, its is very small. Artemis tries to sell it to Jon Spiro, CEO of the Spiro Co. Then, Jon steals it from Artemis after disagreeing about it. The whole book is about stealing back the cube and the fairies get involved so the action gets "kicked up a notch." I found no flaws in this book so pick up up ASAP!
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a reader Reviewed by a reader October 26, 2004
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The Last of the series was the best of the series!

Reader reviewed by Nick

This book was great. I read the first and the second after the first and they both were excellent. When I picked up the third one, I was blown away. Like all other Artemis Fowl books, Erternity Code was filled with futuristic, gun-slinging action. This book has the most action out of them all.
In this book, Artemis Fowl creates an eternity cube. The eternity cube hacks into security cameras and does other hacking type jobs. The best part about it that no one can hack into the cube itself. It will take an eternity to do this. Also, its is very small. Artemis tries to sell it to Jon Spiro, CEO of the Spiro Co. Then, Jon steals it from Artemis after disagreeing about it. The whole book is about stealing back the cube and the fairies get involved so the action gets "kicked up a notch." I found no flaws in this book so pick up up ASAP!

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