Top 10 Children’s comics December 2016

Summer is here! So it’s time to take a pile of comics, find a big shady tree and spend some time letting the gentle breezes turn the pages for you. What would you take with you? Pages of Pokémon? Will you giggle at Garfeild and Titter at Tintin? Some more serious adventuring with Amulet?

There are other really cool titles with great illustrations, we have new titles coming in all the time so come in for a browse or have a look with ComicPlus online.

If you use a tablet or other device you can download so you can read them when you’re you’re out of wifi range or stream them while you’re connected.

1. Pokemon, by Hidenori Kusaka and Satoshi Yamamoto

2. Peanuts, by Charles M. Schulz

3. Garfield, by Mark Evanier and Jim Davis, Cedric Michiels

4. Big Nate, by Lincoln Peirce

5. Adventure time, by Ryan North and Chris Hastings

6. Tintin, by Herge

7. The Smurfs, by Peyo

8. Amulet, by Kazu Kibuishi

9. Asterix, by Goscinni and Udzero

10. Chi’s sweet home, by Kanata Konami

Comicsplus – new kids comics added!

There are heaps of free comics to read online at website! Comicsplus is the library’s new online comic streaming service, and we’ve just added lots of new titles for you to feast your eyes upon.

There’s no limit to the number of titles you can take out through ComicsPlus, and comics are made available for 7 days. Now’s your chance to read any number of series from beginning to end!


Here are some of the new titles just added:

  • Transformers
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
  • My Little Pony
  • Angry Birds
  • Astro Boy
  • Ben 10
  • Cartoon Network: Super Secret Crisis War
  • Dexter’s Laboratory
  • Garbage Pail Kids
  • Littlest Petshop
  • Mr Peabody and Sherman
  • Popeye
  • The Powerpuff Girls
  • Rocky and Bullwinkle
  • Skylanders


There are so many more titles (like Adventure Time and Peanuts…) – these are just the newest additions! Enjoy!

Comics Comics Comics! Get them online now.

Announcing the arrival of ComicsPlus to our eBook collection.

We know how much you love comics – they fly off our library shelves every day. So you’ll be excited to hear about our new online comics service that you can get to on our website.

Through ComicsPlus you have unlimited access to thousands of digital super hero, manga, children and indie comics across a wide range of ages, from 80 different publishers.

There are no limits to how many comics you can borrow, and they are available to read 24/7 live streaming through the library website.

At the moment ComicsPlus is limited to desktop only but mobile usage should be on its way soon.

There are a few steps you need to take to get started on ComicsPlus. You can find out more by watching this handy slideshow.


Here are some of our favourite comics you can read online now: