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Posted August 13, 2013 by Kris-E in Media
 
 

Fifty Shades of Grey’s Author Hits #1 on Forbes List!!

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E.L. James achieved the numero uno spot on Forbes List of “Highest Earning Authors.” Fifty Shades of Grey trilogy became one the fastest selling books in history last year.  In 2012, The erotica sold over 70 million copies in the United States. Fifty Shades creator, E.L. James, a former television producer, earned a staggering $95 million dollars!

Fifty Shades has done so well that auditions are already being held for the movie roles of Christian Grey and Anna Steele. It has even been rumored that Harry Potter actress, Emma Watson, is a Anna hopeful.

James Patterson, author of Alex Cross, landed second on the Forbes list, while The Hunger Games writer, Suzanne Collins took third place.

But rewind…. $95 million dollars!? Do you know how many wash and sets I can get with $95 mill?!?