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Moms Gone Wild for Fifty Shades of Grey

Swooning fans of the erotic novel, Fifty Shades of Grey — critics call it “mommy porn” — meet author E.L. James and explain why, as one woman put it, “got an...

The Shy British Mum Behind 50 Shades of Grey

“Don’t tell anyone,” wrote Erika Leonard to an Internet friend in April 2010. “I have visions of being interviewed by Time magazine for revolutionizing...

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S&M! Erotica! The Top 10 Racy Novels

As the S&M heavy Fifty Shades of Grey book dominates bestseller lists, TIME takes a look at other erotica tales that have become literary sensations

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