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All you need to know should be on here:
http://www.eljamesauthor.com/

Please come talk to me on twitter: @E_L_James

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Sangria Thanks for your friendship, E.l.! :)


rdmickey1989 whohoo. It is release day. Paperback on its way. ebook just downloaded.


ivana18 Hi icy!!!! Thank you so much for accepting my friend request.


message 4: by E.L.

E.L. James Stacie wrote: "So we meet again. LOL!"
Hello. We do. Thank you for your lovely review. I am still getting used to how Goodreads works. I am a little technically challenged.


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E.L. James ivana wrote: "Hi icy!!!! Thank you so much for accepting my friend request."

Thank you for the request.
:)


message 6: by E.L.

E.L. James rdmickey1989 wrote: "whohoo. It is release day. Paperback on its way. ebook just downloaded."

I hope you like it!
EL x


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E.L. James Sangria3 wrote: "Thanks for your friendship, E.l.! :)"

Thanks for the request. :)


Jennifer Love the avi pic! Great smile! :D


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E.L. James Jennifer wrote: "Love the avi pic! Great smile! :D"

Thank you x


message 10: by Stacie

Stacie So that is what you look like! Love the avi pic beautiful girl. BTW - Have abandoned all other books and reading 50 Shades again.... :O)


message 11: by E.L.

E.L. James Stacie wrote: "So that is what you look like! Love the avi pic beautiful girl. BTW - Have abandoned all other books and reading 50 Shades again.... :O)"

You are very kind... thank you. Glad you are enjoying the book... details of the next one are on my website which went live today!
www.50shades.com or www.eljamesauthor.com

:)


message 12: by Jess

Jess My husband was rather bemused that I downloaded the Kindle version AND ordered the paperback. So I stole a line from Red Dwarf & replied, "One for the week, one for Sunday best!" (Our geekosity knows no bounds.) Thanks for accepting my friend request. I love Fifty Shades.


message 13: by E.L.

E.L. James Jessica wrote: "My husband was rather bemused that I downloaded the Kindle version AND ordered the paperback. So I stole a line from Red Dwarf & replied, "One for the week, one for Sunday best!" (Our geekosity k..."

Oh this made me giggle!! Love geekosity...! :D


message 14: by Melissa

Melissa I am totally LOVING Fifty Shades!! This story has me hooked like I'm on drugs!!


Steliana Thank you for accepting my friend reques!! I love "Fifty shades of grey"...i read it in one night...i simply couldn`t put it down...i can barely wait for "Fifty shades darker"..you are an amazing author!!!


message 17: by Stacie

Stacie My hubby just said "Are you reading that Fifty Shades book again?! You need help" Can't wait until he sees I have Fifty Shades darker in a few weeks. LOL. Hope all is well with you. SJar27:o)


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E.L. James Amanda wrote: "Just reviewed on my blog:
http://shewhoblogsbehindtherows.blogs..."


Thank you so much. xox


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E.L. James Stacie wrote: "My hubby just said "Are you reading that Fifty Shades book again?! You need help" Can't wait until he sees I have Fifty Shades darker in a few weeks. LOL. Hope all is well with you. SJar27:o)"

*Giggles* he'll be organising an intervention... O.o
All is well with me... thank you. x


message 20: by E.L.

E.L. James Steliana wrote: "Thank you for accepting my friend reques!! I love "Fifty shades of grey"...i read it in one night...i simply couldn`t put it down...i can barely wait for "Fifty shades darker"..you are an amazing a..."

Wow... thank you. Glad you enjoyed it. Not long now for FSD! :D


message 21: by Autumn

Autumn I will be writing a formal review for "Fifty Shades Darker" for OpenBookSociety.com. Even though it is not "paranormal" as most books on the site, I felt so strongly about it that they agreed to let me review it for them! I will let you know when it posts... ;)


message 22: by Tori

Tori Thank you for accepting my friend request. I cannot get over how much I enjoyed Fifty Shades of Grey, and I really can't wait until the fifteenth to find out what happens next. I wanted to cry when it was over, you cruel woman. ;)


message 23: by E.L.

E.L. James Autumn wrote: "I will be writing a formal review for "Fifty Shades Darker" for OpenBookSociety.com. Even though it is not "paranormal" as most books on the site, I felt so strongly about it that they agreed to l..."

Oh wow... that's amazing. I look forward to reading it. Thank you. x


message 24: by E.L.

E.L. James Tori wrote: "Thank you for accepting my friend request. I cannot get over how much I enjoyed Fifty Shades of Grey, and I really can't wait until the fifteenth to find out what happens next. I wanted to cry when..."

Thank you for asking... glad you enjoyed it... and it's not long to wait until the second book... honest! :D


message 25: by Tracey

Tracey (YA Book Addict) Thank you so much for accepting my friend request. I absolutely LOVE Fifty Shades Of Grey and am very eagerly awaiting my copy of Fifty Shades Darker....


message 26: by E.L.

E.L. James Tracey wrote: "Thank you so much for accepting my friend request. I absolutely LOVE Fifty Shades Of Grey and am very eagerly awaiting my copy of Fifty Shades Darker...."

Hi Tracey - thank you for asking me! I hope you enjoy FSD too. Thank you for reading. All the best. xox


message 27: by Juliana

Juliana I cannot wait for Fifty Shades Darker!! ... Like literally, I'm thinking of committing theft; I can't wait.

(For the record and to authorities: kidding!!!!)


message 28: by E.L.

E.L. James Juliana wrote: "I cannot wait for Fifty Shades Darker!! ... Like literally, I'm thinking of committing theft; I can't wait.

(For the record and to authorities: kidding!!!!)"



Eeep! I hope you enjoy it when you finally get hold of it. :)


message 29: by Melissa

Melissa Hey E.L.!

I am so crazily waiting for the release of Fifty Shades Darker!!! I'm pulling the hair out of my head wondering if it going to be available for the Kindle through Amazon on the 15th?? Please tell me it will, pleeeaase!! lol =)

Thanx,
Melissa


message 30: by E.L.

E.L. James Melissa wrote: "Hey E.L.!

I am so crazily waiting for the release of Fifty Shades Darker!!! I'm pulling the hair out of my head wondering if it going to be available for the Kindle through Amazon on the 15th?? Pl..."


Hi Melissa
I believe it will be... I know it will be available from the Writers Coffee Shop website on that day in ebook format.
Hope you enjoy it!
All the best.
EL x


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E.L. James Tammy wrote: "Thank you for accepting my friend request! I have been UN-patiently for Fifty Shades Darker!!! I am so excited!"

Thank you for asking, and for reading! I hope you enjoy the next one too. :D


message 32: by Tammy

Tammy E.L. wrote: "Tammy wrote: "Thank you for accepting my friend request! I have been UN-patiently for Fifty Shades Darker!!! I am so excited!"

Thank you for asking, and for reading! I hope you enjoy the next one ..."


That should be un-patiently waiting! I'm so excited I can't even speak! LOL


message 33: by Autumn (last edited Sep 14, 2011 05:47PM)

Autumn Just posted the review of "Fifty Shades Darker" on OpenBookSociety.com. Thank you so much and congratulations on another brilliant book!

http://openbooksociety.com/article/e-...


Steliana I just finished "Fifty Shades Darker" and all I can say is: WoW!! Beautiful!!!


message 35: by Jen

Jen Thanks for accepting. I am in awe of Fifty Shades. I can't tell you how much I am enjoying your writing!


message 36: by Jen

Jen Soooo....I am on such a Fifty high right now. Can you tell us when book 3 will be released, if you know?

Thanks for the awesome books. Truly.


message 37: by E.L.

E.L. James Hmm... I have tried to answer you and the post is not going through... So here goes again... thank you Jen - I am so glad you enjoyed it and thank you for reading. Next one is due in January. All the best xox


message 38: by Jen

Jen January. Ok, I can do January. That is not so far (waaaaa!! 4 months!!). Thanks for letting me know!


Angela Carr (Under the Covers Book Blog) Thanks for accepting.
50 Shades of Grey...53% at 1240am. Thanks alot. Lol
Totally engulfed in this book!!!<3


message 40: by Melissa

Melissa Hellloooooooo to my favorite author!! Just stopping by to say HI and to let you know that C. Grey is still in my head! You have mad a character that I cannot stop thinking about!! Can't wait for more!

Have a great day Hun =)
Melissa


message 41: by E.L.

E.L. James Thank you Melissa... yes he's in my head too! I hope you had a good day too! All the best x


message 42: by Kristie

Kristie Thanks for adding me as a friend. I love your books. I found myself the other day at work reading your book instead of working. I can't remember the last time I had a book that had me so hooked.


message 43: by E.L.

E.L. James Kristie wrote: "Thanks for adding me as a friend. I love your books. I found myself the other day at work reading your book instead of working. I can't remember the last time I had a book that had me so hooked."

Thank you Kristie... I am so glad you enjoyed them. Thank you so much for reading. All the best. xox


message 44: by Heather

Heather Thanks for the add! I'm in LOVE with the Fifty books. What a welcome surprise they have been! I'm trying to take my time with "Fifty Shades Darker" and savor every last bit of Christian Grey that I can, but I'm having difficulty! :) Can't wait to see how this one ends, and most certainly can't wait for the next one! Thanks for some amazing writing! I haven't been this hooked in a while.


message 45: by E.L.

E.L. James Heather wrote: "Thanks for the add! I'm in LOVE with the Fifty books. What a welcome surprise they have been! I'm trying to take my time with "Fifty Shades Darker" and savor every last bit of Christian Grey tha..."

Wow. Thank you for the friend add and glad you are enjoying Fifty. He kinda gets under you skin... well he did me anyway. :D


Lola Ren Hi...
Okay its really satisfying reading fifty shades darker that I didn't imediately rush to jump to wanting desperately for the next books since I'm planning on rereading the first and second books. But I still have this nagging question in my head when will the third book come out?
So plz ms james if ur so kindly enlight me or just give me an estimation.... ; ) thanks


Midsummer ❁◕‿◕❁ I just LOVES the emails going on between Christian and Ana :) Can't wait for the third book!!


message 48: by Alicia

Alicia I was just moping around, wondering when I was going to get my next Christian fix, and then I found out it's in January! Yay! That's only a few months away. I can live with that.


message 49: by Fathima

Fathima WOOOOOOOOOOOHOOOOOOOOOOOO !!!! Just saw the cover and read the blurb for the third book in the fifty shades series ... Excited already :)


message 50: by Melissa

Melissa Good Morning E.L.!! You have me and my girls going crazy this morning after releasing the cover for Fifty Shades Freed! I can't concentrate on my work now...thanx ;)

SOOOO EXCITED! I posted a guy doing a happy dance on my profile!! haha

have a great day hun,
xoxo
Melissa =)


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