Neal Barrett Jr's Work Writing for Comic Books

  • Barrett is credited as "Writer/Editor" in all four issues of the Dark Horse Comic series, Andrew Vachss Underground
  • Out of the Vortex, issue #8, "Back into Chaos" (may have also had work in some or all of the issues from #4 to #11)
  • Barrett wrote the story for Predator: Blood Fued from Dark Horse Commics. Notably, the follow-up book, Predator: Race War was written by Andrew Vachss.
  • Comic adaptation of Neal's own story, "Ginny Sweethips' Flying Circus", in issue #1 of Orbit, Eclipse, 1990
  • A "Ginny Sweethips" adaptation (perhaps the same as appeared in Orbit?) appeared in Serie-Magasinet (a long running Swedish comics anthology), issue #199105, 1991
  • Comic adaptation of Joe R. Lansdale's "Trains Not Taken"
  • Comic adaptation of Joe R. Lansdale's "By Bizarre Hands" in issue #1 of the By Bizarre Hands comic, Avatar, 2004 (appears to be unrelated to the adaptation of this story done in 1994 by Dark Horse)
  • Comic adaptation of Joe R. Lansdale's "The Pit" in issue #3 of the By Bizarre Hands comic, Avatar, 2004
  • Comic adaptation of Joe R. Lansdale's "Tight Little Stiches in a Dead Man's Back" in issue #4 of the By Bizarre Hands comic, Avatar, 2004 (appears to be unrelated to the adaptation of this story done in 1994 by Dark Horse, though Barrett is credited as the writer of the Dark Horse adaptation of this story also)
  • Credited as "Letterer" for comic adaptation of Joe R. Lansdale's "Night They Missed the Horror Show" in issue #5 of the By Bizarre Hands comic, Avatar, 2004 (appears to be unrelated to the adaptation of this story done in 1994 by Dark Horse)
  • Comic adaptation of Joe R. Lansdale's novel, Dead in the West, a two issue mini-series, Dark Horse, 1993
  • Cowrote "Shootout at Ice Flats" with Joe R. Lansdale in Supergirl Annual 1996, issue 1, DC Comics, 1996
  • Writer of "Blood Feud" by Neal Barrett, Jr. (a Predator story), in Dark Horse Comics, issue #5, 1992 (may have also had work in issues #4, #6, & #7)
  • Writer of "Heilage Nacht", in Weird Business, 1995, Mojo Press
  • Comic adaptation of Andrew Vachss's Batman novel, Batman: The Ultimate Evil, a two issue mini-series, DC Comics, 1995
  • Credited as "Writer" in issue #4 of the mini-series Weird War Tales, Vertigo, 1997; the issue had three tales, Barrett's being the one drawn by artist Phil Winslade
  • Credited as "Writer" in issue #1 of the single-issue Dark Delicacies, IDW, 2009
  • Comic adaptation of Robert Bloch's "That Hell-bound Train"
  • Credited as writer of at least one story in Jurassic Park Annual. Vol. 1
  • (Additions and corrections to this list are welcome. Photos of Barrett comics are welcome.)
  • Writer for several issues of Zeppelins West (1-6 at least)

In-Print Books and E-Books

Through Darkest America

Biting Dog Publications ebook edition, with bonus chapter and Foreword by Joe R. Lansdale

Dawn's Uncertain Light

Continues the story of Through Darkest America - Biting Dog Publications ebook edition

A Day At The Fair

The classic story as a Biting Dog Publications ebook edition. This one is FREE!