Tomy and the Planet of Lies: 30/12

Overview

Erich von Däniken claims to have never seen a UFO. But in the fall of 1987, on a desert ride, he experienced a close encounter of a very different kind. A being materialized before his eyes, and since the "thing" had no name, von Däniken called it "Tomy." This book is the story of Tomy. Some say that Tomy is a scientific impossibility. Yet Tomy was there, science or not. After all, Tomy had for a few weeks lived among us, and that was enough for plenty of interpersonal relationships. God knows that von Däniken ...

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Overview

Erich von Däniken claims to have never seen a UFO. But in the fall of 1987, on a desert ride, he experienced a close encounter of a very different kind. A being materialized before his eyes, and since the "thing" had no name, von Däniken called it "Tomy." This book is the story of Tomy. Some say that Tomy is a scientific impossibility. Yet Tomy was there, science or not. After all, Tomy had for a few weeks lived among us, and that was enough for plenty of interpersonal relationships. God knows that von Däniken was not the only one who had known Tomy; others could see him, as well. Now, after nineteen years of silence, von Däniken has decided to make public the incredible story of Tomy.

Here, the bestselling author of Chariots of the Gods makes his foray into the world of fiction. Tomy and the Planet of Lies is a thrilling adventure novel that will keep listeners on the edge of their seats.

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Editorial Reviews

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"Arthur Morey provides a clear, serious, and well-paced narration." —-Library Journal Audio Review
Library Journal
Best-selling Swiss author von D?niken (Chariots of the Gods?) here tells the story of a 1987 extraterrestrial encounter via an adventure novel whose protagonist shares a name with the author. Happenstance brings renowned researcher von D?niken together with an alien, dubbed Tomy. Tomy, who has great powers, seeks a deeper understanding of humans. While the human and the alien are traveling together, government agents learn of Tomy’s existence and his amazing abilities and they seek to capture him. The author and the alien must elude the officials to keep Tomy safe. Arthur Morey provides a clear, serious, and well-paced narration.

Verdict Of interest to fans of the author and of sf.—Denise A. Garofalo, Mount Saint Mary Coll. Lib., Newburgh, NY
(c) Copyright 2013. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781452610542
  • Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc.
  • Publication date: 10/30/2012
  • Format: CD
  • Edition description: Unabridged CD
  • Product dimensions: 6.40 (w) x 5.30 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Meet the Author


Erich von Daniken is the author of the worldwide bestseller Chariots of the Gods and its follow-up, The Eyes of the Sphinx, in addition to over two dozen other books.

Arthur Morey has recorded over two hundred audiobooks in history, fiction, science, business, and religion, earning a number of AudioFile Earphones Awards and two Audie Award nominations. His plays and songs have been produced in New York, Chicago, and Milan, where he has also performed.

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