The second and third volumes of the trilogy, Fifty Shades Darker and Fifty Shades Freed, were published in 2012.
Grey: Fifty Shades of Grey as Told by Christian, a version of Fifty Shades of Grey being told from Christian's point of view, was published in June 2015.
Due to an illness, Kate is unable to interview 27-year-old Christian Grey, a successful and wealthy Seattle entrepreneur, and asks Ana to take her place.
Ana finds Christian attractive as well as intimidating.
As a result, she stumbles through the interview and leaves Christian's office believing it went badly.
When Maria Roberts had a two week fling with Chris Atkinson at a Devon caravan site aged 14, she thought she’d never see him again.
Fifty Shades of Grey is a 2011 erotic romance novel by British author E. It is notable for its explicitly erotic scenes featuring elements of sexual practices involving bondage/discipline, dominance/submission, and sadism/masochism (BDSM).
It is the first instalment in the Fifty Shades trilogy that traces the deepening relationship between a college graduate, Anastasia Steele, and a young business magnate, Christian Grey.Originally self-published as an ebook and a print-on-demand, publishing rights were acquired by Vintage Books in March 2012.Fifty Shades of Grey has topped best-seller lists around the world, selling over 125 million copies worldwide by June 2015.It has been translated into 52 languages, and set a record in the United Kingdom as the fastest-selling paperback of all time.Critical reception of the book, however, has tended towards the negative, with the quality of its prose generally seen as poor.Universal Pictures and Focus Features produced a film adaptation, which was released on 13 February 2015 which also received generally unfavourable reviews.