Explore adventure and romance with Image Comics' "Sleepless, Vol. 1" this July
If you're wanting something a little different in your comics, Sleepless may be just what the doctor ordered. The Image Comics series from Sarah Vaughn, Leila del Duca, Alissa Sallah, and Deron Bennett will have its first six issues collected in a trade paperback this July, so you can jump into this medieval romance from the start. With a plot that involves a celebrated princess, a faithful knight, assassination attempts, and possible romance, Sleepless takes classic storytelling elements and gives them a twist that only comics can deliver.
COURTLY INTRIGUE AND FANTASY ROMANCE COMBINE IN SLEEPLESS, VOL. 1
Collects issues #1-6
PORTLAND, OR, 06/08/2018 — Writer Sarah Vaughn (ALEX + ADA), artist Leila del Duca (AFAR, SHUTTER), colorist/editor Alissa Sallah, and letterer Deron Bennett will release SLEEPLESS, VOL. 1 this July from Image Comics.
In the kingdom of Harbeny, Lady “Poppy” Pyppenia is kept safe by her faithful Sleepless Knight, Cyrenic. But when a new king is crowned, an assassin makes an attempt on her life. As Poppy and Cyrenic work to discover who wants her dead, they must navigate the dangerous waters of life at court—and of their growing feelings for one another.
Sleepless, Vol. 1 will hit comic shops on July 11 and other retailers on July 17.