"Today in “News that will make you weep for humanity”, EL James’s Twilight Fanfiction Master of the Universe,otherwise known as Fifty Shades of Grey, passed one hundred million sales worldwide, its publisher Vintage Book announced this week. Just under half of those sales were in the USA alone, so even though James is from my side of the pond, you only have yourselves to blame. Your inner goddesses should be on the naughty step now.
To put those numbers into some soul crushing context, Dickens’s A Tale of Two Cities was said to have sold over 200million copies by 2010, 141 years after its initial publication."
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