Gothic Tales of Haunted Love is an exciting new collection of gothic romance comics. Tales. In 1950s Vietnam, a lost soul comes to the aid of a farmer's field under attack. In Victorian Boston, a new governess comes to care for the rogueish widower of a stately manor and his charming brood of children. A fashion journalist lands the interview of her dreams - but it unearths deadly secrets of Taiwan's most popular fashion designer. A Sioux elder heals a recently deceased woman who sets out to recover her lost love. And a young bride spins a story of murder and deceit that paints her husband as a killer . . . but is there any truth to her tale? Featuring 22 original stories from some of modern comics' finest talent, Gothic Tales of Haunted Love collects fragments of lovers torn apart, ghostly revenge, and horrific deeds, in the vein of 1970s gothic romance comics such as Haunted Love, Ghostly Tales, Dark Mansion of Forbidden Love, and Gothic Romances. Discover a diverse range of heroes and villains, spirits and monsters, in a modern reimagining that will leave your heart pounding and broken in the same seductive breath.
Hope Nicholson is the owner of Winnipeg-based publisher Bedside Press, which focuses on publishing new anthologies, and reprints of forgotten works. She's a historian of comics, particularly those that focus on Canadian comic history, Indigenous representation, women's role in the comics industry. Oh, she also was a producer on a comic book documentary (Lost Heroes) and wrote a book on female characters in comics (The Spectacular Sisterhood of Superwomen). She put together the Angel Catbird graphic novel series for Dark Horse Comics, created by Margaret Atwood, Johnnie Christmas, and Tamra Bonvillain.