Terumbu is a love story set in mid 19th century Singapore, of a young Riau pirate and the daughter of a penghulu, who objects to their relationship. Left with no choice, the star-crossed lovers elope to the sea but the arrival of the British colonialists will affect the future of the Malay Peninsula and change their lives forever.
Paperback, 64pp, black and white, 230mm x 160mm
Cheah Sinann drew The House Of Lim for The Strait Times for eight years and is currently drawing Budi & Saltie for The Borneo Bulletin in Brunei. His graphic novel about the Japanese Occupation in Singapore, The Bicycle is published by Epigram Books.