Copies of the book “Fifty Shades of Grey

Copies of the book “Fifty Shades of Grey” by E. L. James are seen for sale alongside the book’s sequels “Fifty Shades Darker” and “Fifty Shades Freed” at the Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington on August 3, 2012. The first part of an erotic trilogy, “Fifty Shades of Grey” has spent the past 22 weeks in the number one spot of the New York Times bestseller’s list for fiction. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages)