In a surprising announcement, the author of Fifty Shades of Grey has revealed that in less than three months a new book in her popular erotic series will hit shelves.

The book will be a new version of the first book, this time as told from Christian Grey’s perspective. The novel is titled Grey and will be published in paperback and digital formats on June 18, to coincide with Christian’s fictional birthday.

“Christian is a complex character, and readers have always been fascinated by his desires and motivations, and his troubled past,” said James in a press release this morning. “Also, as anyone who has ever been in a relationship knows, there are two sides to every story. It’s been a great pleasure to return to my happy place — writing, being with Christian and Ana in their universe, and working with the fantastic team at Vintage.”

Apparently, this is something that fans have been asking E.L. James for for a long time, so the author dedicates the novel to all of them, writing on the book’s opening pages: “This book is dedicated to those readers who asked…and asked… and asked… and asked for this.”

The author took to her Instagram account to reveal the book’s cover:

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