Fifty Shades of Grey Author E.L. James Is ‘Just An Ordinary Mum’
June 6, 2015 - Fifty Shades of Grey
She’s sole over 125 million copies of her Fifty Shades trilogy, though according to a few friends and locals who know her, E.L. James “is usually an typical mum.”
James usually announced a sequel to her amorous trilogy entitled Grey: Fifty Shades of Grey as Told by Christian, to be published on Jun 18. Still, her implausible success hasn’t altered her (too much). Here are 5 fun contribution about a 51-year-old British-born author.
1. Her family keeps her real.
“Her [two] kids are kind of broke about a calm of a books,” a crony tells PEOPLE. “And she’s always revelation humorous stories about her father who doesn’t utterly get a disturb over a books.”
2. Despite her unusual success, locals in her Ealing neighborhood, about 10 miles from executive London, contend she’s “low key.”
While she lives in a palace value £2.65 million with 6 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms on a vast plot, she hangs out during a same spots as everybody else in a neighborhood. “She goes to a internal pub for a pub ask with a organisation of friends and usually sits in a dilemma carrying a integrate eyeglasses of wine,” says one local. “We usually found out who she was when someone on a ask group heavily into novel forked her out.”
3.Still, as one of publishing’s biggest powerhouses, she does like a sip of fabulousness.
“When she’s in Los Angeles, she likes unresolved out during Chateau Marmont,” says a friend. “She likes to lay in a garden with her British girlfriends and have cocktails. Sometimes she’ll sequence a Moscow Mule. It’s startling deliberation her success, though she’s really humble.”
4. She wasn’t a outrageous fan of a Fifty Shades of Grey movie.
“She suspicion a scenes were beautiful, though a story was a small bland,” says a pal. “The shots are good though as a writer, she didn’t like how it was translated on a screen. It arrange of seems like a prolonged extended song video. She wanted it to be a really voluptuous film though it wasn’t.”
5. She’s frequency recognized.
“She is usually an typical silent who does normal things,” says her neighbor. “She looks after her kids and goes to a internal supermarket like everybody else. You wouldn’t commend her when she’s out in public. But given a inlet of a books, it’s substantially for a best that she keeps a low profile!”
Reporting by PHILIP BOUCHER