The British author of the erotic Fifty Shades of Grey romance trilogy, she holds the distinction of writing the fastest-selling paperbacks of all time. In 2012, she received the UK National Book Award.She was named one of The World's 100 Most Influential People by Time Magazine in 2012.She and Penny Jordan are well known in the world of romance novels.BEFORE FAME
She attended the University of Kent and later became an assistant at the National Film and Television School in Beaconsfield. She began her literary career by writing Twilight fan fiction under the pseudonym of "Snowqueens Icedragon."PERSONAL LIFE
She was born Erika Mitchell in London, England. In 1987, she married screenwriter and director Niall Leonard. She has two sons.The meaning of the name James: Supplanter FUN FACTS
Novelist EL James were born on Thursday, birthstone is Aquamarine, the seaon was Winter in the Chinese year of Rabbite, it is 63 days until EL James next birthday.