An author is topping the book charts and, let's just say, causing a bit of a stir in America.
Her novels have been hailed as the new "50 Shades of Grey".
Jodi Ellen Malpas says she started writing her books in secret. But after signing up to a six figure book deal the mother-of-two is having to get used to the limelight.
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Sunshine and showers today. Largely dry tomorrow.