A Million Shades of Green: The Real Story Behind Fifty Shades of Grey

A Million Shades of Green: The Real Story Behind Fifty Shades of Grey

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by Sean Black
     
 

A Million Shades of Green is a short non-fiction account of how a novel-length piece of BDSM (Bondage, Domination, Sadism, Masochism) Twilight fan fiction called Master of the Universe (featuring Twilight characters Edward Cullen and Bella Swan) was secretly transformed into the #1 New York Times Bestseller, Fifty Shades of Grey, before being sold on for millions of… See more details below

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A Million Shades of Green is a short non-fiction account of how a novel-length piece of BDSM (Bondage, Domination, Sadism, Masochism) Twilight fan fiction called Master of the Universe (featuring Twilight characters Edward Cullen and Bella Swan) was secretly transformed into the #1 New York Times Bestseller, Fifty Shades of Grey, before being sold on for millions of dollars to one of America's most esteemed publishing imprints and a major movie studio.
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From bestselling thriller writer Sean Black comes the real story behind the #1 'Mommy Porn' bestseller Fifty Shades of Grey.
The tale of a spectacular literary heist, A Million Shades of Green, will take you on a journey into the hidden world of porn fan fiction, where books originally written for, and aggressively marketed towards children and teenagers by writers such as J.K. Rowling and Stephenie Meyer are given a violently pornographic twist before having their 'serial numbers filed off' and being sold on as original fiction.

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Editorial Reviews

Jeremy Duns
In this clear and well-structured essay, Sean Black provides a wealth of surprising information and thought-provoking analysis on the phenomenon of the best-selling novel Fifty Shades of Grey by EL James. Black looks at the origins of James' book and its sequels as Twilight fan fiction, and their subsequent related success.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940016174402
Publisher:
Sean Black Digital
Publication date:
02/09/2015
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
1,277,180
File size:
0 MB

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