Sloth (Paperback)

By Gilbert Hernandez, Gilbert Hernandez (Illustrator)

Vertigo, 9781401203689, 128pp.

Publication Date: December 2, 2008

List Price: 14.99*
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"SLOTH is a welcome head trip."—ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY"Full of David Lynch-like inversions, haunted lemon orchards and indie rock bands, SLOTH is a tale you read once and immediately read again."—US NEWS & WORLD REPORTEisner Award-winning creator Gilbert Hernandez (Love and Rockets) dazzles with this dark coming-of-age tale available for the first time in trade paperback. One year after slipping into a coma, teenager Miguel Torres awakens to a new world where everything has literally slowed down. Hernandez deftly crafts a hypnotic tale Playboy calls "a slyly magical tale of troubled teens in suburbia."

About the Author

Gilbert Hernandez lives in Las Vegas, NV, with his wife and daughter. He is co-creator of the long-running, award-winning, and critically acclaimed series Love and Rockets. His books include Chance In Hell, The Troublemakers, Lubo, Palomar, Speak of the Devil, Sloth, The High Soft Lisp, Yeah!, and many books in the Love and Rockets series.