Comics - Family
Adam@Homeby Rob Harrell
The adventures of Adam Newman: a family man who's left the rat race in search of the perfect work-life balance ... and the world's best coffee.
Arlo and Janisby Jimmy Johnson
Arlo and Janis is a strip about a couple of '60s kids trying to keep a youthful outlook on life as they enter middle age.
Baldoby Hector D. Cantu and Carlos Castellanos
The ground-breaking comic Baldo follows the lives of a Latino teen, Baldo Bermudez, and his warm and humorous family in modern-day America.
Bettyby Gary Delainey and Gerry Rasmussen
Betty is a smart, savvy comic character who is unapologetically ordinary, happy and female. Betty is a truly modern woman - a wife, mother and working woman.
Big Nateby Lincoln Peirce
Aspiring cartoonist Nate Wright is 11 years old, four-and-a-half feet tall, and the all-time record holder for detentions in school history. He's a self-described genius and sixth grade Renaissance Man who enjoys pestering his family and teachers with his ambién disponible en Español.
Biographicby Steve McGarry
Biographic combines Steve McGarry's bold, realistic artwork with succinct biographies of today's hottest stars.
The Born Loserby Chip Sansom
The Born Loser began in 1965 as a strip with no central characters that revolved around the loser theme. Gradually, it developed into the comic we see today, starring lovable loser Brutus Thornapple.
O Born Loser começou em 1965 com uma tirinha cômica sem personagem principal tratando do tema do "fracassado". Gradualmente, ela se transformou no que é hoje, estrelando o adorável fracassado Brutus Thornapple, sua esposa Gladys, a sogra Ramona Gargle, o chefe Rancid Veeblefester, o filho "lerdo" Wilberforce e a travessa vizinha Hurricane Hattie O'Hara.
The Bucketsby Greg Cravens
The Buckets offers a realistic snapshot of modern family life: the worries, the mayhem and the often-overlooked rewards.
Calvin and Hobbesby Bill Watterson
Classic. Hilarious. Touching. Historic. Endearing. Timeless. All this and more. Calvin & Hobbes. English version available outside the U.S. only. También disponible en Español.
Cleatsby Bill Hinds
In Cleats, Bill Hinds explains the complex world of competition and camaraderie from the perspective of kids, parents and coaches. This sports-savvy cartoon is a home run among athletic-minded families.
Close to Homeby John McPherson
Close to Home is a fun look at zany characters and situations that feel strangely familiar.
Cow and Boy Classicsby Mark Leiknes
Cow and Boy explores the unlikely friendship of Billy, a regular boy who enjoys fishing, biking and hanging out with his best friend named Cow, who just happens to have four stomachs and a set of udders.
Cul de Sacby Richard Thompson
Welcome to the absurdly wonderful world of the Otterloops. Where world-renowned picky eating, manhole-cover dancing and driving the world's smallest street-legal car are all part of the day-to-day beauty of this transcendent comic strip.
Drabbleby Kevin Fagan
The Drabble family has tickled readers' funny bones with outrageous antics for two decades. The lighthearted family strip chronicles the zany mishaps of his offbeat characters, especially goofball college student Norman Drabble and his donut-eating father Ralph.
The Elderberriesby Corey Pandolph, Phil Frank, and Joe Troise
A group of friends keep life interesting in their retirement community.
For Better or For Worseby Lynn Johnston
Life with the Pattersons -- everyone's favorite comic page family.
FoxTrotby Bill Amend
Foxtrot chronicles the Fox family and their typical suburban life. If by typical life you somehow meant iguanas, math jokes, World of Warcraft references and one-up-manship in the sibling prank department. También disponible en Español.
Frank & Ernestby Thaves
Frank & Ernest stars Frank and Ernest, playful punsters with the ability to appear as any person, place or thing in any time period. The constant element is the pair's "frank and earnest" iconoclastic attitude.
Frazzby Jef Mallett
Frazz by Jef Mallett follows the adventures of an unexpected role model: an elementary-school janitor who's also a Renaissance man.
Freshly Squeezedby Ed Stein
Freshly Squeezed is a refreshing look at newfound family togetherness after the economic collapse.
Garfieldby Jim Davis
He's a wise-cracking, nap-taking, coffee-guzzling, lasagna-loving, Monday-hating, dog-punting, spider-whacking, mailman-mauling fat cat. He's Garfield -- the world's most hilarious (and popular) feline! También disponible en Español.
Ginger Meggsby Jason Chatfield
The adventures of a young, red-haired, freckle-faced kid who is wise beyond his years.
Grand Avenueby Steve Breen and Mike Thompson
Grand Avenue, the daily and Sunday comic strip by 2009 Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist Steve Breen and 2009 Pulitzer finalist Mike Thompson, follows the antics of an energetic pair of fraternal twins being raised by their grandmother.
The Grizzwellsby Bill Schorr
For a family strip with bite, you can't do better than The Grizzwells, starring a four-bear family of grizzlies.
Health Capsulesby Bron Smith
Health Capsules is a unique Q&A panel that combines useful information with cartoon illustrations to answer readers' questions about general health topics.
Heart of the Cityby Mark Tatulli
Heart's a little girl with a big imagination, and if the world isn't her oyster, it will be soon enough!
Hermanby Jim Unger
One of the most innovative comics of all time, Herman is the groundbreaking offbeat humor panel created by Jim Unger.
In the Sticksby Nathan Cooper
Failed golf pro Del tries to make a go of the bankrupt Blooming DogLeg Golf Club with the help of some very special woodland friends: Cosmo, the bluejay, Dewey the vested bear and Flip the bitter beaver.
Jump Startby Robb Armstrong
Joe and Marcy Cobb are a young African-American couple trying to balance their careers - he's a police officer, she's a nurse - with a loving marriage and warm family life shared with their young daughter, Sunny, and toddler son, Jojo.
KidTownby Steve McGarry
Based on material created by the Sesame Workshop publishing group, KidTown is written for kids 6 - 12 years old and is designed to engage them on the comics page with puzzles, activities, scavenger hunts and trivia.
Kit 'N' Carlyleby Larry Wright
Kit is a single working woman, Carlyle is her spunky, mischievous kitten and their lives together provide the humor for the daily panel Kit 'N' Carlyle.
Lioby Mark Tatulli
Lio is a very unusual boy in a very unusual world, and his macabre adventures are all in good fun. También disponible en Español.
Lolaby Todd Clark
Everyone's grandma may not be as witty as Lola, a sharpshooter who's busy living life to the fullest and making sure everyone else does too.
Luannby Greg Evans
Readers of all ages love Luann, a strip that brings to life the daily drama of being a young woman through Greg Evans' insightful humor and true-to-life characters.
Magic Eyeby Cheri Smith and Dawn Zimiles
The secret of these visual puzzles is all in the mind's eye. Can you see it?
Marmadukeby Brad Anderson
Marmaduke is America's most lovable Great Dane. Created by Brad Anderson, the classic comic canine has delighted newspaper readers since 1954. Marmaduke lives with the Winslow family, who, try as they might, just can't seem to get him to obey.
Nancyby Guy Gilchrist
Created by Ernie Bushmiller in the 1930s, Nancy is famed for its gentle humor and surrealistic sight gags.
Non Sequiturby Wiley Miller
Never boring, and always topical, Non Sequitur takes a wry look at the absurdities of our modern life.
Off the Markby Mark Parisi
Mark Parisi's comic panel off the mark hits a bull's eye with slightly skewed humor and a twisted look at the little things we take for granted.
Over the Hedgeby T Lewis and Michael Fry
Over the Hedge takes a freshly skewed look at suburban living from the perspective of the animals who lived there first.
Peanutsby Charles Schulz
The most beloved comic strip in history is an American icon.
Real Life Adventuresby Gary Wise and Lance Aldrich
Real Life Adventures is the kind of art that sort of imitates life. It is a celebration of the banal by two truly mundane fellows, Lance Aldrich and Gary Wise. It's about stomach noises in business meetings, bugs in your porch light and trying to extract a single hanger from the closet.
Red and Roverby Brian Basset
Follow the adventures of 10-year-old Red, a boy who dreams of going to space and loves baseball, and his dog Rover, a loyal friend and chaser of squirrels.
Rip Haywireby Dan Thompson
Rip Haywire is an action-packed, silly send-up of the adventure comic strip that takes readers on a roller-coaster ride across the globe and shows how even studly mercenaries get yelled at by their mothers.
Ripley's Believe It or Notby John Graziano
Ripley's Believe It or Not!, one of the longest-running comic panels in history, continues to fascinate comics readers with unbelievable facts from around the world.
Rose is Roseby Don Wimmer and Pat Brady
Rose is Rose presents the extraordinary nature of everyday life as seen through the eyes of the Gumbo family.
Rudy Parkby Darrin Bell and Theron Heir
Rudy Park is the story of a modern family connected not by blood, but by something much more powerful: caffeine. These friends, misfits and latte addicts - like many Americans in search of connection - find their sense of community at a cafe.
Shortcutsby Jeff Harris
Shortcuts by Jeff Harris is a compelling feature that mixes bold, colorful artwork with fun, interesting facts to create a kids page that actually entertains as it educates.
Soup to Nutzby Rick Stromoski
The Nutz family is definitely not the Cleavers, the Waltons or the Bradys. But you'll undoubtedly recognize them anyway.
Stone Soupby Jan Eliot
The Stones are an extended, blended family living in two high-energy households where only the agile survive.
Tarzanby Edgar Rice Burroughs
A legendary hero, Tarzan enjoys the distinction of starring in the first adventure comic strip, the first continuity strip and the first strip to appeal to generation after generation for more than seven decades.
Thatababyby Paul Trap
Thatababy's philosophy can be summed up quite neatly: To keep his parents on their toes.
Ziggyby Tom Wilson & Tom II
Ziggy, America's lovable loser, has been inspiring readers for decades. And he still brings smiles to millions of readers every day. También disponible en Español.