EXCLUSIVE: In the latest female-driven erotic novel to steam up the publishing crowd, Sasha Grey‘s fiction debut, an erotic novel titled The Juliette Society, has a U.S. deal with Beth de Guzman at Grand Central Publishing, and Catherine Burke of Little, Brown has snapped it for the UK. The book is being described as Fight Club set in a highly sexualized world with an assertive female protagonist.
While there continue to be a host of female-driven erotic novels following on the heels of the humungous global sales of Fifty Shades Of Grey, this book might have a leg up in that the author certainly knows the terrain. Sasha Grey is one of the most recognized names in the adult entertainment industry even though it has been four years since she stopped the kind of acting that requires horizontal emoting. She starred in Steven Soderbergh’s The Girlfriend Experience and played Vinnie Chase’s porn-star girlfriend in a season of HBO’s Entourage, acquitting herself nicely in both roles. Now, she’s put pen to paper. (more…)