Hundreds turn out for 'Fifty Shades of Grey' author luncheon

The author of the controversial romance novel "Fifty Shades of Grey" was on Long Island today.About 400 fans came out to see E.L. James at

BETHPAGE - The author of the controversial romance novel "Fifty Shades of Grey" was on Long Island today.About 400 fans came out to see E.L. James at Carlyle on the Green in Bethpage. Many women wore masks and stiletto heels to discuss the book about bondage and sex. The fans attended the luncheon with hopes that James would sign their copies, but some were disappointed. They say James made a few brief comments and answered just a handful of questions, while attendees paid up to $125 to get in.

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