`50 Shades` author’s new book offers tips to `wannabe` writers

Updated: Mar 13, 2013, 08:59 AM IST

Melbourne: ‘Fifty Shades’ author E L James is working on a journal that also offers a few tips on writing.

Vintage Books announced on Monday that James has collaborated with the publisher to write ‘Fifty Shades of Grey: Inner Goddess (A Journal).’

James’ new book includes lined pages for readers to set down their own ideas, or “inner goddess,” the Sydney Morning Herald reported.

The new book also contains a foreword by the author, professional advice and excerpts from her work.

Vintage, a paperback imprint of Random House, said that the journal will have a soft leather cover and will be published on May 1.