Fifty Shades Of Grey outstrips Harry Potter to become fastest selling paperback of all time

She describes her books as ‘romantic fantasy’ stories, which offer women a ‘holiday from their husbands’.
And it seems millions are taking EL James at her word – with her explicit novel Fifty Shades of Grey now the fastest selling paperback since records began.
The novel, the first instalment of an X-rated trilogy, has beaten JK Rowling and Da Vinci Code author Dan Brown to the UK record.

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