Camy Posted March 12, 2012 Report Share Posted March 12, 2012 Erotic romance novel Fifty Shades of Grey, by previously unknown British author EL James, has topped the New York Times best-seller list.A limited print run of the book, the first of a trilogy, has sold out while the majority of sales were of e-books. James, a TV executive and mother-of-two from west London, has now signed a book deal in the US with Random House. Her agent, Val Hoskins, said James was "overwhelmed" by the success of the "21st century word-of-mouth" hit. The really interesting thing is that the books started out as 'Twilight' fan fiction. Once Twilight became successful James re-wrote them. There is hope for us all! Read the complete article here. Quote Link to comment
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