The Lost ColonyBook - 2006
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Hydras has been in limbo, and its inhabitants have been forgotten. But the time tunnel is unraveling fast. Once again, it's up to Holly Short and Artemis Fowl to save the fairy world again.
This book is aboutartemis fowl finding a lost colony in between time and trying to save it from a bad person
Demons begin to appear on earth in random times and places, and the island where live is dragged back to earth as the space/time stop unravels. A leader amongst the demons would have them kill all the humans and anyone else in the way. Something Artemis, Butler and Holly Short plan to stop.
Ten thousand years ago, humans and fairies fought a great battle for the magical island of Ireland. When it became clear to the fairy families that they could never win, they decided to move their civilization underground and keep themselves hidden from the humans. All the fairy families agreed on this, except the eighth family, the demons. The demons planned to lift their small island out of time until they had regrouped and were ready to wage war on the humans once more. However, the time spell went wrong, and the island of Hybras was catapulted into Limbo, where it has remained for ten thousand years. Now the tainted time spell is deteriorating and demons are being sucked back into the present space and time. The fairy council is concerned about this and is monitoring any materializations. But when the spells deterioration accelerates, the materializations become unpredictable. Even the fairy scientists cannot figure out where the next demon will pop up. But someone can. Artemis Fowl, teenage criminal mastermind, has solved temporal equations that no normal human should be intelligent enough to understand. So when a confused and frightened demon pops up in a Sicilian theater, Artemis Fowl is there to meet him. Unfortunately, he is not the only one. A second, mysterious party has also solved the temporal equations, and has managed to abduct the demon before Artemis can secure him. Once again, Artemis will have to pair up with his old comrade, Captain Holly Short, to track down the missing demon and rescue him, before the time spell dissolves completely and the lost demon colony returns violently to Earth.