Never Grow Up by Neil Ruttenberg Serial Killer Thrillers Publication date : June 28, 2021 Print length : 211 pages
A madman who believes he is Peter Pan kidnaps teenage girls to be his Wendy and kills them on their 18th birthday. Ex-cop and reality show producer, Robert Hook and a disfigured young woman named Croc are the only ones who can stop Pan from sacrificing his next victim. This is the Peter Pan story taken to a new level.
Ruttenberg puts a very dark spin on the tale of Peter Pan. Never Grow Up is very gripping. It is full of twists and compelling characters.
Pan was a very strange but intriguing character. I found myself wanting to know more about him and what made him tick. Roger Hook was another character that grabbed my attention. When he started digging into the disappearance of Lily, I couldn’t put the book down. When he meets up with Croc things get intense as they search for Pan and the missing girl. From here everything gets insanely dark and disturbing as they uncover the truth about what is happening with Pan and The Lost Boys.
This was a wonderful book that I didn’t want to put down. Ruttenberg did a fantastic job from start to finish. I look forward to reading more from this author.
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About the Author
Neil Ruttenberg is a writer, filmmaker, science teacher and boy hero at sixteen when he escaped from an armed killer and rescued his family. Six Gun Mojo is his first novel and builds on a career as a screenwriter in Los Angeles. Over the past twenty years he has written screenplays for numerous major studios. His work includes an early draft of Spiderman, Ant Man, the Disney movie Magic Island and a gangster film called Mad Dog Coll. He studied screenwriting at the University of Texas and directed a short horror film nominated for a Student Academy Award which was shown recently at SXSW.