Get ready for more sultry stories from the mind of popular author E.L. James. A new novel will be released by James, this time written from the perspective of Christian Grey and the book will be release later this summer, so you won’t even have to wait that long to wrap yourself in it.

News of the book took social-media by storm this morning, James announced the new novel on her social media accounts calling the book “Grey: Fifty Shades of Grey as Told by Christian.”

The new novel will be released on June 18, which fans of the series may remember is the same date as the character’s birthday. The book is available to pre-order below. In a report from Vintage Books, James writes in Grey that the book “is dedicated to those readers who asked…and asked… and asked… and asked for this.”

“Christian is a complex character and readers have always been fascinated by his desires and motivations, and his troubled past. Also, as anyone who has ever been in a relationship knows, there are two sides to every story,” James said in a statement to the press. “It’s been a great pleasure to return to my happy place-writing, being with Christian and Ana in their universe, and working with the fantastic team at Vintage.”

As for the two film version of the initial trilogy that made James famous, “Fifty Shades Darker” and “Fifty Shades Freed,” those films are will release in 2017 and 2018, respectively.

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