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angelstars5
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Anyone know this book ?

chineserider
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You mean the romance book that's ranked first on several lists? I have not read it myself.

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Who doesn't know it is a better question. I find it ridiculous that it's gotten so popular. I'd love to know how and why it got so popular because there are a million bdsm books out there with the same formula. The same everything. Why aren't they as popular?

Also I heard that Fifty Shades of Grey was a twilight fanfic first and the characters' names and descriptions are the only things that are changed. The fanfic is called Master of the Universe.

Here is an article about it : Master of the Universe versus Fifty Shades by E.L James Comparison

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havent heard of it. cool

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hobbitelf518
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Too much media coverage (in the US at least...)

But thanks to that, I've come across a wonderful blog: Sweaters for Days and Moves like Jagger. Later on in her blog, she also mentions a parody that is being published. smile

catandmouse
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I've been living under a rock apparently, what book is this?

mysstris
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It's ridiculous. Saw it on the news. Looked it up on amazon. It sounds to me like any other romance novel (like the thousands of romance novels I saw sold at a local Borders on its last opening day for $0.25 each) and based on people's reviews, less erotic too; and the text is as simple as Twilight which isn't very good. People say that the girl blushes way too much and easily. I suggest looking up the 1 star reviews on amazon if you are really curious.

You guys should totally look up Selena Gomez's parody too. HILARIOUS STUFF!!

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OH GOD. Seriously? No wonder it's "popular." People love simple language. As my teacher would say, don't need to be literate to be able to read it.

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