“Fifty Shades of Grey,” “Fifty Shades Darker” and “Fifty Shades Freed” — currently numbers one through three on the New York Times bestseller fiction list — are not part of the Gwinnett County Public Library’s (GCPL) collection.
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Deborah George, the division director for materials management at GCPL, explained the wildly popular books by E. L. James are “out of scope.”
The trilogy, referred to by some critics as “mommy porn,” is a series of erotic novels about the relationship between college student Anastasia Steele and businessman Christian Grey — a man with a unique sexual