Here’s what we suggest instead of/in addition to reading Grey by E.L. James. Listen to the podcast to hear us talk about some of these titles in more depth! See also: our readers advisory for Fifty Shades of Grey.
- Great by Sara Benincasa
- Simon Vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli
- Walking Disaster by Jamie McGuire
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(But no pressure, we’re also happy if you get these items from your local library or independent bookstore.)