House of Whispers #5

Writer: Nalo Hopkinson Artist: Dominike "Domo" Stanton, Aneke Publisher: Vertigo Release Date: January 16, 2019 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 5 User Reviews: 4
6.1Critic Rating
8.4User Rating

As the life sparks of non-dreamers continue to populate the Dreaming at an alarming rate due to the spreading of Cotard's delusions in the Waking World, Turtle and Shakpana race to see who can track down Maggie and retrieve the mysterious Book of Whispers first. Turtle, on behalf of Erzulie Dantor, hopes to stop and reverse the epidemic, while Shakpana seeks to control it...

  • 8.5
    Comic Book Bin - Deejay Dayton Feb 13, 2019

    But I trust this book, and am willing to take the journey that Hopkinson and Stanton are taking me on. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Geek Dad - Ray Goldfield Jan 17, 2019

    Everyone in this series " human and supernatural, good and evil " feels real, and that goes a long way towards a compelling series. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Weird Science - Reggie Hemingway Jan 16, 2019

    Things are brought to a scary crescendo...and sort of summarily dismissed on the last page. Maybe. This book is tough to follow without a working knowledge of Creole culture, but I'm proving it not impossible. Whether it is most rewarding to read this way, I can't say. Read Full Review

  • 4.0 - Christian Hoffer Jan 16, 2019

    House of Whispers remains an ambitious but jumbled mess of a comic. Read Full Review

  • 4.0
    DC Comics News - Tony Farina Jan 16, 2019

    I am hopeful that by issue six, which would essentially end a story arc that would tie this up for later publication, will bring everything together. I want to see all of these people in the same place, fighting, or struggling or doing something. Read Full Review

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