Fifty Shades Of Sasha Grey

Retired porn star/Entourage actress Sasha Grey is cashing in on the erotic novel craze brought on by E.L. James’ Fifty Shades Of Grey. And who better to compete with that franchise than a woman who starred in over 200 adult movies?

Deadline reports that Grand Central Publishing and Little, Brown UK have offered her a publication deal for an erotic novel called The Juliette Society.

“For the very first time I can create my own world, my own characters, my own story, and express my own vision with publishers who are just as passionate about the subject matter as I am,” Grey said in a statement.  Continue reading “Fifty Shades Of Sasha Grey”

J.K. Rowling’s Adult Book Venture

Harry Potter billionaire J.K. Rowling wants to separate herself from the thing she is most famous for. She has a new publisher in Little, Brown and is looking to mature her storytelling in what she calls a “new phase.”

“As her new book is for a different audience, and marks a new literary direction for her, it made sense to separate the two and for her new book to be launched by a different publisher,” said Neil Blair, her agent.

LB publisher David Shelley described the next phase in Rowling’s career as a way to introduce her writing to new readers all over the world. I doubt there’s anyone alive who isn’t familiar with her, but people keep buying Adele’s 21 and it’s over a year old, so I suppose anything is possible.