House of Whispers #1B

Broken Telephone

Rel: Sep 12, 2018 - Pub: Nov 2018
Vertigo
Fantasy, Mature
Modern Age | Color | USA | English
Variant Bill Sienkiewicz Cover
Comic | 32 pages | $3.99

An all-new corner has been added to Neil Gaiman's Sandman Universe! Welcome to the House of Dahomey, the houseboat of Erzulie Fréda, where the souls of Voodoo followers go when they sleep to beseech the flirtatious and tragic goddess to grant them their hearts' desires and counsel them on their futures and fortunes. When you arrive, you'll find a party is in full swing, filled with all kinds of fabulous and fierce folk, while fish fry and music blasts. From her bayou, Erzulie scries upon the mortal realm and sees four human girls open a mysterious and magical journal filled with whispers and rumors that, if they spread, could cause a pandemic unlike any the Earth has seen, with the power to release Sopona, the loa lord of infectious disease and cousin to Erzulie, who is currently banned from the human plane. But even the fearsome Erzulie cannot be of assistance when her dream river turns tumultuous, tossing her house from her realm and into another...


Creators View all

Writer Nalo Hopkinson
Artist Dominike Stanton
Colorist John Rauch
Letterer Deron Bennett
Cover Artist Bill Sienkiewicz
Editor Mark Doyle, Molly Mahan, Amedeo Turturro, Maggie Howell

Characters View all

Abel (DC)
Cain (DC)
Goldie the Gargoyle
Uncle Monday Of The Brotherhood Of Teeth
Mistress Erzulie Frèda Dahomey
Shakpana
Habibi
Lumi
Maggie [House of Whispers]
Latoya 'Toya'
Alter Boi