About The Series

Information About The Fifty Shades Of Grey Series

The ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ book series is a trilogy that falls into the romantic literature genre. The books are written by author E L James. The books have become very popular over the last few years, and the trilogy is a New York Times Number One bestseller. This series of books has also been positively reviewed by sources such as Entertainment Weekly and GoodReads. The first book in the series is titled ‘Fifty Shade of Grey”, and it also became a feature film in 2015. The other two books are called ‘Fifty Shades Darker’ and ‘Fifty Shades Free’.

The main characters in the trilogy are named Anastasia Steele and Christian Grey. Anastasia Steele is referred to as Ana throughout each of the three books. She is a college student who has little to no experience with dating. She meets the male main character, Christian Grey, when she interviews him. He is a successful young millionaire, and he owns multiple businesses. In the first book, a romance develops between the two main characters. Ana learns secrets about Christian Grey that surprise her, and the book features the ups and down of their new relationship.

As mentioned above, this first book was made into a movie in 2015. It premiered in United States theaters on February 14th, 2015. The movie was fairly successful among fans of the romance novels, though critical reviews were not as favorable. The movie is rated R due to the adult content featured in the film. This adult content is prominent in the book, too. ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ depicts the physical interactions between the two main characters in addition to detailing their emotional romance. Other characters in the first book and movie include Ana’s roommate, her close male friend, and associates of Christian Grey.

In the next book, ‘Fifty Shades Darker’, Ana has ended her relationship with Christian. She pursues a different career than her original path, but struggles to stay focused due to her feelings. After some time passes, the two young adults begin their romantic relationship once again. They still face a great deal of ups and downs. Christian Grey’s family members are more prominent in this novel. Ana is also put in a position where she has to make a number of very difficult decisions. A movie for this book is in the works, but it has not yet been released.

‘Fifty Shades Freed’ is the final book in the trilogy, and it features the committed relationship that Ana and Christian now have. They have decided to stay together, but Ana still faces challenges in regards to Christian’s past, his mannerisms, and more. The couple also faces a life-altering situation in this book. Once again, Christian’s family is prominently featured throughout the book. Like the other books in this series, this one is intended for mature audiences. The books can be purchased as a set or individually through multiple retailers. They are available for purchase as hardcover books, paperback books, and audio books.