Tropes of which Eoin Colfer is found guilty:
- Author Tract: Environmentalism is very important to him, thus his driving it into reader's skulls in every book he writes.
- Irish/Celtic pride.
- Mythology Gag: Described in more detail under that page.
- Teasing Creator
- Trolling Creator: His abuse of his status of author has earned him the nickname "Trollfer".