We are currently making improvements to the Audible site. In an effort to enhance the accessibility experience for our customers, we have created a page to more easily navigate the new experience, available at the web address www.audible.com/access .
 >   > 
Grey Audiobook

Grey: Fifty Shades of Grey as told by Christian Grey

Regular Price:$30.32
  • Membership Details:
    • First book free with 30-day trial
    • $14.95/month thereafter for your choice of 1 new book each month
    • Cancel easily anytime
    • Exchange books you don't like
    • All selected books are yours to keep, even if you cancel
  • - or -

Publisher's Summary

In Christian’s own words, and through his thoughts, reflections, and dreams, E L James offers a fresh perspective on the love story that has enthralled millions of readers around the world.

Christian Grey exercises control in all things; his world is neat, disciplined, and utterly empty - until the day that Anastasia Steele falls into his office in a tangle of shapely limbs and tumbling brown hair.

He tries to forget her but instead is swept up in a storm of emotion he cannot comprehend and cannot resist. Unlike any woman he has known before, shy, unworldly Ana seems to see right through him - past the business prodigy and the penthouse lifestyle to Christian’s cold, wounded heart.

Will being with Ana dispel the horrors of his childhood that haunt Christian every night? Or will his dark sexual desires, his compulsion to control, and the self-loathing that fills his soul drive this girl away and destroy the fragile hope she offers him?

©2015 Random House Audiobooks (P)2015 Random House Audiobooks

What Members Say

Average Customer Rating

4.1 (58 )
5 star
 (29)
4 star
 (14)
3 star
 (8)
2 star
 (3)
1 star
 (4)
Overall
3.8 (54 )
5 star
 (24)
4 star
 (10)
3 star
 (13)
2 star
 (1)
1 star
 (6)
Story
4.2 (55 )
5 star
 (31)
4 star
 (12)
3 star
 (8)
2 star
 (2)
1 star
 (2)
Performance
Sort by:
  •  
    Lucy 06-19-15
    Lucy 06-19-15

    Enjoy Romances that keep me intrigued & narration plays an important part in the enjoyment & quality of the book.

    HELPFUL VOTES
    5
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    43
    5
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Zachary Webber is Christian Grey:-)"
    Would you listen to Grey again? Why?

    Maybe but only if Zachary Webber as the Narrator, he was the reason that I pre-ordered it as soon as I found he was narrating Grey.. then it was a buy for me!


    How would you have changed the story to make it more enjoyable?

    Nothing, it allows us to understand Christian the readers/listeners needed POV from Grey's side of thoughts & to know what he feels & thinks helps us to understand him better!


    Have you listened to any of Zachary Webber’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

    Zachary Webber is my headline, I think that states it all :-) I just see Zach's name on narration for a book & the book is sold for me. As for Zach's performance of Christian Grey he speaks slow enough to hear every word & he became the part.. he is Christian!


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    Not extreme reaction, just a better understanding of Christian & that he honestly does love Anatasia, but gives in to his dark side, and we know why..


    Any additional comments?

    That's all folks:-)

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  •  
    ladyarcher Australia 07-09-15
    ladyarcher Australia 07-09-15 Member Since 2014
    HELPFUL VOTES
    14
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    28
    28
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    1
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Spectacular"
    Would you listen to Grey again? Why?

    Yes


    What did you like best about this story?

    Grey's POV


    Have you listened to any of Zachary Webber’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

    Zachary Webber's voice was like warm chocolate running over your body, he was perfect for the character voice of Christian Grey.


    Any additional comments?

    All I can say is OMFG Grey's POV is spectacular, having an insight into what is going on in Grey's brain is brilliant, narrated by Zachary Webber who's voice is like melted chocolate flowing over your body I cannot wait for Darker and Freed to be released. You will be amazed at how different Grey's POV is, this is even better than the original story.

    1 of 2 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Ann Hawkins Auckland, New Zealand 06-29-15
    Ann Hawkins Auckland, New Zealand 06-29-15 Member Since 2012

    Short fuse

    HELPFUL VOTES
    104
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    160
    46
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    4
    1
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Seventy-Five Shades of Re-Cycled"

    I felt cheated by this purchase. It was virtually the same book as the original Fifty Shades until three quarters of the way through, when the author decided to give us slightly more insight into Christian's character. I won't be purchasing any further episodes in this series.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  •  
    meghna lucknow uttar 06-26-15
    meghna lucknow uttar 06-26-15
    HELPFUL VOTES
    1
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    1
    1
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Good"

    Why did not the author write Fifty Shades of Grey the series, in entirety, through the point of view of Christian? That would have been way better.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Maggie Barbados 05-12-16
    Maggie Barbados 05-12-16
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    3
    1
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "The man's side of the story"
    Is there anything you would change about this book?

    The ending is too abrupt.


    If you’ve listened to books by E L James before, how does this one compare?

    The author was more descriptive.


    Did the narration match the pace of the story?

    Yes


    What would have made this romance irresistible?

    Expansion of the story


    Any additional comments?

    I would have liked the story to at least finish where the book did.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Kindle Customer 02-26-16
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    3
    1
    Overall
    "what's up with that?"

    Bought the audio book but cannot hear it I'll give a review when I do.
    😕😕😕😕😕

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Amanda 02-06-16
    Amanda 02-06-16 Member Since 2016
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    1
    1
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Awesome book"

    This was an awesome book really enjoyed it. The narrator is very good at what he does he make the book more real.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    SaniqueMcLean 12-25-15
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    1
    1
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Awesome"

    I loved it so much. From the beginning to the end. Some parts were boring but otherwise it was a amazing book. I wish El James would write Christian's POV for the remaining books.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    TheWifey1995 12-08-15
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    2
    1
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "a movie for this book please"

    loved listening to this book. the narrator captured it well. there needs to be a movie

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Olivia 07-25-15
    Olivia 07-25-15 Member Since 2014
    HELPFUL VOTES
    1
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    10
    4
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Good read"

    Though it delves nicely into Christian's personality and drivers, his whole journey could have been explored in one book. There's a lot of repetition.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
Sort by:
  • Michele
    Cranleigh, United Kingdom
    8/22/15
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Much better than the original 50 shades"
    Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

    If you've read 50 shades this gives you a look into the character and formative years of Christian. The story is still weak and repetetive but it does provide provide a context for the darkness in Christian's character. A good addition to the successful trilogy.


    6 of 6 people found this review helpful
  • frances
    8/19/15
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "wow"

    amazing fantastic narration really brought Mr grey to life.
    I hope there is 2nd book

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
  • gail
    8/17/15
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Grey at his most exposed"

    Loved the way the narrator captured the emotional Grey.

    Kept me interested, finished too quick!

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
  • Richard
    7/21/15
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Was this written in a weekend?"
    Would you say that listening to this book was time well-spent? Why or why not?

    Yes, in the fact that having read the others I really wanted to hear more and would have always wondered.


    Has Grey put you off other books in this genre?

    Not at all. The genre is fine, it was the cheap repetitiveness that was almost offensive. It was literally what Anastasia had said in the other books with a mans voice. I couldn't quite believe it. Shockingly poor attempt of a book.


    What about Zachary Webber’s performance did you like?

    Lovely voice, just as I had imagined Grey to sound. Felt the feelings really come through.


    Was Grey worth the listening time?

    Unfortunately not.


    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    6/19/15
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Exactly the same"
    What could have made this a 4 or 5-star listening experience for you?

    I was really looking forward to this book, I was very disappointed. It was the same story. I would not recommend wasting you money on this book if you have already read fifty shades. Wish I hadn't bought it :-(


    Has Grey put you off other books in this genre?

    Yes I will not buy another book from grey..... I love the original and will stick with that.


    How did the narrator detract from the book?

    He was not my Mr grey


    You didn’t love this book--but did it have any redeeming qualities?

    Unfortunately not for me. I kept thinking "it'll get better" it didn't .


    Any additional comments?

    Would not recommend

    9 of 11 people found this review helpful
  • LucyD
    9/4/15
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "This really lets you in to the mind of Christian Grey"

    This book is fantastic. It really helps you to see why Christian Grey is like he is. Your heart reaches out to the small damaged child.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  • Lisa
    8/14/15
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "great"

    loved it great story from the other side well worth a listen to.looking forward to the next in the series

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  • Sed
    6/20/15
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Disappointed"

    Unfortunately, I have to agree with those that say this book is pretty much the same as Fifty shades of Grey. :(

    4 of 5 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    6/18/15
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "exactly the same story :("

    waste of money . there is nothing new in his story ... extremely dissapointed . I expected so much more

    18 of 27 people found this review helpful
  • jo
    7/20/15
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Ok"

    Struggled to finish it as it is basically the first book
    wasn't all that impressed to be honest.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful

Report Inappropriate Content

If you find this review inappropriate and think it should be removed from our site, let us know. This report will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.

Cancel

Thank you.

Your report has been received. It will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.