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Now on to the the question. . . who is Christian Grey?
It got me to thinking though, why THAT book does so well and MY book (In The Name of The Father) which also has some sex (albiet not a driving theme and not gratuitous. . .I don't think) had garnered some 1 star reviews because of the sex. Seriously. I even have a warning in the description that there is some adult content involving drug use and sex and yet I still get comments like this:
"read reviews and thought I would enjoy it. I was not prepared for the second chapter filled with drugs, graphic sex and "f" words. I do not plan to finish it. There are too many other books that I want to read that won't involve having to skim over words or descriptions I don't want to read."
I checked the reviews for "Fifty Shades"and it has its fair share of stars across the board. I figure it would be listed under erotica, but was surprised to find it was categorized as Contemporary Women. Hmmm. I was pretty sure mine was listed in Mystery/Thriller. . . until I checked. Religious Fiction? Uh, oh. Maybe that's the issue. Yes, the main characters are a pastor and his son. Yes, the pivotal point takes place in a church, but religious fiction? No. Think I'm going to put it under Contemporary Women, that seems to be working for E.L James!