50 Shades of Grey is the first book in E.L. James’ 50 Shades trilogy. It can be described as a combination erotic drama, dark psychological profile and even as a slightly humorous work. The many different romantic elements of this book have allowed it to raise eyebrows in literary circles. Avid readers in search of something truly unique have sought to add this book to their collection and it has gained somewhat of a very loyal following. The unique nature of the 50 Shades of Grey book is reason enough to take a closer look at it.
The Narrative of the Work
22 year old Anastasia “Ana” Steele is graduating from college and has an appointment to interview with the very wealthy entrepreneur Christian Grey for the purpose of writing an article. Ana’s interview does not even remotely go as planned and she feels she has fumbled it badly. She it later surprised when Grey arrives at the hardware store where she works. Foreshadowing things to come in the novel, he purchases rope and cable ties. Ana mentions there needs to be photos to go along with the article and Grey leaves his number with her.
Grey and Ana slowly develop a casual relationship which eventually takes a turn for the darkly erotic. It is revealed that Grey is a dominant that engages in BDSM behavior. Ana, smitten by the mysterious man, decides to enter his world of dominance and submission. This takes her down a path of twists and turns she never had expected to find herself.
The Baby Boom Emerges
It has been said that the 50 Shades of Grey book has helped many women become pregnant faster. The book has become a bestseller and the trilogy sold upwards of 20 million copies in a four month period alone. Women as a large part of the book’s consumer base leading to the erotic work being dubbed “mummy porn.”
How has this work been given credit for being at the root of a baby boom in the USA? Basically, the work has been dubbed a literary aphrodisiac. Women that have read the work find it arousing and it contributes to the enhancement of their sex drive. As a result, many women have experienced a renewed desire for sexual relations which may be contributing to a new baby boom in the United States.
There is a certain sense of classiness to the 50 Shades of Grey book. The novel combines love and compassion with dark erotic images. Such an original approach has allowed this work to become quite popular. This approach to the themes and narrative in the work has contributed greatly to it being arousing which may be at the root of the work’s contribution to a baby boom.
The 50 Shades of Grey Book May Change Lives
It might not be an overstatement to say the book can change lives. There are quite a few ways it can do this:
Upon reading the work, it is possible to experience a renewed passion in one’s love life. For example, many married women have noted the work has help them add a spark to the marriage that may have been missing in recent years.
Something New and Daring
The work introduced themes of BDSM in a classy manner. This can lead many couples to trying out BDSM games in their relationships. The addition of something never before tried such as BDSM games can definitely present a new change for a relationship.
Adding More Joy to One’s Life
Needless to say, the addition of a new baby as a result of increased sexual activity can definitely prove life changing.
A Movie in the Works
Will the 50 Shades of Grey book soon become a major motion picture? Jelq Wiki an online dating and male enhancement website believes “This book is huge in America and Australia and a movie will very popular among women”. Currently, Universal/Focus has paid $5 million dollars for the rights to the novel and a film is currently in development. There is not finished script and no specific production date set. However, speculation has been rampant over the casting. Kristen Stewart is mentioned as a possible star to play Ana and Ryan Gosling has been mentioned as a possible lead actor to play Grey. Time will eventually tell when the film is made. Considering the incredible success of the novel, a film adaptation should eventually appear on the horizon.
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