Hook: Dead to Rights

· Captain Hook and the Pirates of Neverland Book 1 · Nordic Lights Press
52 reviews

About this ebook

A pirate fantasy & fairy tale retelling for readers who love adventure on the high seas.

Neverland is a wondrous isle of adventure.

Neverland is a cruel lie.

Children follow Peter Pan believing their dreams will come true—to never grow up.

Surprise, surprise… they never will. The children Peter Pan abducts are murdered or meet a grimmer fate.

I’m the child who escaped Peter’s treachery. I’ve made it my life’s calling to rescue the Lost Boys, even those who don’t wish to be saved. Now Pan has a schooner he’s using to steal even more children. I’m the only one who can stop him.

Call me Hook. I am the master and commander of a pirate ship, and I’ll have my revenge on Peter Pan if it’s the last thing I do.


"What a great surprise this gem turned out to be…" Goodreads review

"A pirate’s view of Neverland - it is unique, shedding light on Peter Pan’s escapades. Rescues filled with feats of derring-do show the audacity of Captain Hook. She’s bold, determined, and has a softer heart than you might imagine for a pirate. Her crew is a fascinating mix of odd characters that you’ll love getting to know. The author has a lyrical way of weaving words together that brings each scene to living color. I love it!" Goodreads review

"...a great action-packed start to the series!" Goodreads review

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52 reviews
Maggie Bacher
June 5, 2020
I love stories that flip the original. Normally, I'm not a pan fan but female hook and evil pan make for an enjoyable read. Hook's roll as the "good guy" is tempered by being a classic pirate. A pirate can't be soft. I was a little worried the book would stray into sex and/or profuse swearing. Although some expolits are briefly mentioned, no detail is given. A few swear words come in but mostly it's just stated that someone swears/cusses. All around, it's a wonderful adventure with interesting characters. I actually like this version of Peter pan.
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Cali Jewel
April 7, 2019
Really enjoyed this twist on classic Peter Pan it is very emotional and dark. It is also a heart pounding, action packed and exciting adventure filled with danger, magic, mystery that kept me glued to my tablet from beginning to end. Highly entertaining journey.
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Tammy Payne (Book Nook Nuts)
September 26, 2018
Oh my goodness what a treat this book was. I can honestly say I have never read anything like it. Hook is a female did you know? Well read this story, and you will find out so many entertaining things. Vengeance is what Hook wants against none other than Pan himself. With the help of some sprites, and many more things she may finally get her revenge or will she? Indeed an amazingly good story.
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