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The Last Guardian Audiobook

The Last Guardian: Artemis Fowl, Book 8

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Publisher's Summary

Is this Artemis Fowl’s last stand?

Artemis Fowl’s archenemy Opal Koboi has masterminded a way to simultaneously secure her release from prison and bring the human and fairy worlds to their knees. And, unless Artemis can stop her, the evil pixie’s next move will destroy all human life on Earth.

Ground zero is the Fowl Estate, where Opal has reanimated fairy warriors who were buried there thousands of years ago. Their spirits have possessed any vessels they can find - corpses, Artemis’s little brothers, assorted wildlife - and they are bound to obey Opal’s every command. Defeating the motley troops and their diabolical leader will require all of Artemis’s cleverness - as well as Butler’s bravery, Holly’s skill, and Foaly’s gadgetry. But if their best efforts aren’t enough, Armageddon will surely follow.

New York Times best-selling author and comic genius Eoin Colfer will leave Artemis Fowl fans gasping up to the very end of this thrilling finale to the blockbuster series.

©2012 Eoin Colfer (P)2012 Listening Library

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    Autocratsmack 11-17-15 Member Since 2015
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    "Intelligent Fun for all ages."

    Edge of your seat plot, good twists, hate for it to end. Eoin Colfer does it again with this light hearted yet meaningful story of an elf, a pixie, and a boy too smart for his own good, not to mention for the rest of civilization.

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    chuck@cmed.us 11-10-15 Member Since 2014
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    "I rate it 8 out of 8 m8"

    This series is the best thing ever it is a great book for all ages BYE IT

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    Lex 07-05-15
    Lex 07-05-15 Member Since 2014
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    "Good but not the best!!"

    Another good book for the series. However, the story was not taking me in... I was not left with the "I want more" factor.

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    OMG 03-10-15
    OMG 03-10-15
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    "Great"

    Great book definitely recommended if u like fantasy/mystery or something or another. It's a very great book

    (Too me)

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    Rachelle 03-09-15
    Rachelle 03-09-15
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    "sensational"

    The perfect end to a great series. I wish it was longer. Perhaps a bit easy at the very end, but still awesome!

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    OZ 02-10-15
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    "love the story the"

    loved it soooooo good the book has so many im portartant parts to it thanks for making the book

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    Jacalyn 02-06-15
    Jacalyn 02-06-15
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    "One of the greatest reads of our time."

    Phenomenal book!

    Gets better every time I listen to it.
    Not many authors could pull off this reading. Couldn't have been a better narrator picked for this book.

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    Joanne P. 02-06-15
    Joanne P. 02-06-15
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    "great book, but...."

    it really needs a few more books to make it feel compete :-) . so many unanswered questions at the end of this book. and the characters were all awesome, it's just too sad to see the series end.

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    melissa weeks gardena, CA, United States 07-30-14
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    "i loved this story and the narration"
    If you could sum up The Last Guardian in three words, what would they be?

    fun, adventure, suspenceful


    What did you like best about this story?

    i liked the action the journey the question will opal win or will Artemis out smart her?


    What about Nathaniel Parker’s performance did you like?

    he did amazing he brought all the characters to life i thoroughly enjoyed it


    If you were to make a film of this book, what would the tag line be?

    opals final revenge will Artemis win or will the world come to an end?


    Any additional comments?

    i hope their is another book on the way i love Artemis fowl i cant imagine his adventures coming to an end i cant say why cause it would destroy the ending but you defiantly have potential for another few books will he choose the right path who knows

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    Amazon Customer 08-14-13

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    "Don't skip ahead"
    Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

    This was a good listen. I thought the ending was good up to a point but didn't reinforce the boy genius paradigm.


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    Of course Mulch Diggins. Like the Energizer Bunny her keeps on tickin' on.


    What about Nathaniel Parker’s performance did you like?

    He was perfect, as always. He does consistently the voices in a way where the listener can distinguish between characters and tell their unique characteristics.


    Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

    When Opal got her comeuppance.


    Any additional comments?

    Really great listen. Felt in an attempt to make Artemis more human, it made him dumber.

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