Fifty Shades Of Grey
This week has marked Banned Books Week across the country, and readings and discussions have been held and planned across the Tri-State Area to highlight what organizers call the freedom to read.
A parody of the novel titled “50 Shades! The Musical” is coming to the Gramercy Theater for a two-day run after selling out in Chicago.
As the end of year nears it is time to take a moment to look back to see what made the top of the best of lists for 2012. Other than the presidential election there have been many other battles this year to score a number one spot in the United States. Companies, writers, public relation experts and cities have all been vying for the golden top spot.
It seems that the steamy bestseller “Fifty Shades Of Grey” is doing more just than getting women hot and bothered.
Hundreds of women attended a lunch and book signing with E.L James in Westchester County Friday, while thousands more were turned away.
Four hundred women and one man lined up at Carlyle on the Green in Bethpage State Park, paying as much as $125 for tickets to see the British writer whose erotic trilogy series has sold more than 3 million copies.