If you're new to comics or just want to avoid spending even more money at your local comics shop, reading digital comics on hoopla is a no-cost way to try out a new comics series or three. The service includes titles from several comics publishers like DC, Boom, Image, and IDW, though not always the newest issues. Create a free account tied to your library card number for access to up to eight titles per month. Here are a few suggestions for comics to read on hoopla:
This is an ongoing, slice-of-life series about a group of university students in England. Their hilarious hijinks cover the mundanities of college life, like getting the flu, avoiding exams, and figuring out grown-up relationships.
This comic adaptation of the 1980s cartoon brings the characters of Jem and the Holograms into the 21st century. Jerrica Benton and the rest of her crew lead a secret life as pop stars trying to make it in a tough music scene. A fun, colorful series that improves upon its source material.
Set in Batman's Gotham, this is an antics-filled story about students at Gotham Academy, a mysterious boarding school. There are secret societies, ghosts, and doomed love stories aplenty in this adventure story for all-ages.