Fiction Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey  

Kate Kavanagh
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List Rules Erotic fiction novels that you would probably like if you enjoyed 50 Shades of Grey

What are some similar books to Fifty Shades of Grey? If you've just finished the 50 Shades trilogy of erotic fiction novels by E.L. James, is there anything else out there that's comparable? Yes. Plenty. This list includes a lot of great erotic/romance novels that fans of the Fifty Shades trilogy might enjoy. It's by no means complete, though, so please, if you have a favorite book that you think fits well as one of the best books like 50 Shades of Grey, please add it! Also, be sure to vote for the books that you liked the most, and vote down any that you just don't think deserve a spot on this list. If you were looking for books like 50 Shades of Gray, it's okay, you will still find what you're looking for!

Given the tremendous popularity of the 50 Shades of Grey books, is it any wonder that readers are clamoring to get their hands on more hot reading? Fortunately, there's a whole slew of excellent reading choices out there - from straight-up BDSM novels to lighter erotic fare, there really is something for everyone. One thing is certain: None of the books on this list are "vanilla." Fifty Shades of Grey introduced millions to the world of erotic fiction, and (hopefully) this list will help these new fans discover more hot reads!

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Bared to You: A Crossfire Nove... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey

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Beautiful Disaster is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
Jamie McGuire

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Gabriel's Inferno is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
Sylvain Reynard

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Thoughtless is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey

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The Marriage Bargain is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
Marion A Kaplan

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Love Unscripted is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey

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Sweet Surrender is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
Maya Banks

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Making You Mine is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey

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Wicked Ties is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
Shayla Black

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Club Shadowlands is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
Masters of the Shadowlands, Book 1 by Cherise Sinclair

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Rock me is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
Marcelle Clements

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Poughkeepsie is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey

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Knight is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
Christopher Gravett

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The Claiming of Sleeping Beaut... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey

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Mine to Hold is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
Shayla Black

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Steve Jobs is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
Walter Isaacson - Barbara Elsborg

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Bound is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
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A dangerous pleasure is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
Geraldine Youcha

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Hearts in Darkness is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
Keri Arthur

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Story of O is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
Pauline Réage

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Cruel Zelanda is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
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In the Night Lexie Rose is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
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The Wicked West is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
Sherry Monahan

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The Principal's Office is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey

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Laid Bare is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
John Gilmore

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The Reluctant Dom is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey

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Crash Into You is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey

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Willing Victim is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
Cara McKenna

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What Purpose Did I Serve in Yo... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
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Riding Wild is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
The Wild Riders series by Jaci Burton

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The Taker is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey

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Liberating Lacey is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey

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Generational Sins is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey

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Dangerous Passion is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
Jayne Bauling

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Midnight Man is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey
Jack Higgins

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Sweet as Sin is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Similar Books to 50 Shades of Grey