As his book climbs up the sales charts, a retired Canberra public servant finds there's strong interest in the story from Hollywood

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By Peter Brewer
August 6 2022 - 7:30pm
Flashback to 1982, and author Sandi Logan visiting the prison where American "drug grannies" Vera "Toddie" Hayes, left, and Florice "Beezie" Bessire were being held. Picture: Supplied

A former Canberra senior public servant is poised to have his first literary effort adapted for film, with his true crime tale of two unlikely drug "mules" attracting strong US interest as a potential Hollywood feature.

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Peter Brewer

Reporter

Telling the truth and holding agencies accountable must matter to us all. It's also important to tell the story well, and factually. Contact me at peter.brewer@canberratimes.com.au