Get your handcuffs ready.

E.L. James, bestselling author of the "Fifty Shades of Grey" trilogy, is making a public appearance on Long Island this month on the eve of the publication of her eagerly anticipated book, "Grey."

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James will be at the Garden City Hotel on June 17, and tickets are $100 each. The book, which will be released the next day, will be on sale at the event.

Tickets are limited to the first 350 people to respond to event organizer Divalysscious Moms at

James surprised fans by announcing the publication of "Grey" earlier this month. The book tells the sadomasochistic love story from protagonist Christian Grey's point of view.