Kiwi Author Sells Book Rights to Hollywood

Ben Sanders was not a name I had heard of when I saw his books in stores for Christmas. So after a few sightings, I got the message and read American Blood. I liked it. The hero, Marshall, wasn’t as arrogant as Jack Reacher, and not as active as Jason Bourne. He was a good fusion of both. The back cover boasted how the book had been picked up by Hollywood, with Bradley Cooper to star; impressive. I then looked up Ben Sanders, and was more impressed to see he was a New Zealander living in Auckland’s Takapuna. So I…