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COMIC BOOKS ON HOOPLA


Did you know you can read graphic novels on Hoopla?

Hoopla offers a wide array of comics for all ages. You can find the comics tab at the top of the “Books” section on your Hoopla app. Hoopla offers the option of viewing a full page or panel-by-panel, making it easy to zoom in to get a good look at the art or make the text clearer. You can find comic adaptations of many books and movies, your favorite superheroes, and the source material for many beloved shows. Read classics like WatchmenSandman, and The Walking Dead.
Below are some other recommendations.

Book Love by Debbie Tung is a series of single page comics about the book obsessed author’s day to day life. Funny and sweet, a great read and relatable for any book lover.

 

Star Pig by Delilah S. Dawson and Francesco Gaston is a sci-fi adventure comic about a teenager who becomes stranded in space, only to be saved by a giant pink tardigrade. Colorist Sebastian Cheng lights up the series with bold colors that accent the bizarre adventures the protagonists go on.

 

Snow, Glass, Apples by Neil Gaiman and Colleen Doran is a horror retelling of the Snow White fairytale. The Queen tells the tale of her horrifying stepdaughter and the terrors she brings to the Queen’s life and her kingdom.


Lumberjanes (various authors)   A heartwarming supernatural adventure comic. Five girls meet at a summer camp and become quick friends, only to realize that the woods are filled with strange and mysterious things. The comic is enjoyable for all-ages, occasionally covering serious topics while maintaining a fun adventure plot. Hoopla has all collected volumes available and the non-collected individual issues.
 

I Am Not Okay With This by Charles Forsman is a coming-of-age drama about a girl dealing with the lows of teenage life while trying to understand her out of control telekinetic powers. It has been recently adapted into a well-received Netflix comedy-drama.

 

Locke and Key by Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez is a gritty supernatural horror set in New England. After the death of their father, three children move with their mother to their father’s family estate. The house is filled with mysterious keys, each of which holds its own magic power. The first six volumes are available on Hoopla and a TV adaption is now available to watch on Netflix.
 

Clue by Paul Allor and Nelson Daniel is a new take on the classic whodunnit, providing a funny yet engaging murder mystery/conspiracy plot. The first in IDW’s Clue series, Clue is a quick read miniseries that introduces new characters into the classic roles with further twists into the murder mystery.

Umbrella Academy Vol. 1: Apocalypse Suite by Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá is a black comedy superhero comic, now a hit Netflix show. It follows the lives of seven estranged siblings each with their own bizarre superpower as they must team together to stop a worldly threat. Volumes two and three are also available.

Nimona by Noelle Stevenson is an emotional tale from the perspective of a villain’s sidekick in a medieval fantasy setting. With simple but expressive art, Nimona is lighthearted without playing down the drama of the plot.

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Audio Books and eBooks are available through the New Hampshire Downloadable Book Catalog.  To locate downloadable books for checkout you can visit our catalog or the New Hampshire Downloadable Book Catalog.

If you are new to downloadable books, be sure to read the information for new users.  Your user name will be your library card number - just the numerals shown below.  Your password is your telephone number.



To find new titles in our catalog click on the See What's Hot link. You can limit your search to audio if you like.

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Audio books in the Library
You can also check out audio books at the library.  We recently made a big addition to our audio book collection.Go to the catalog's See What's New link for more!