New book release: The Tennis Player From Bermuda <em>*Photo supplied</em>
New book release: The Tennis Player From Bermuda *Photo supplied

FRIDAY, JULY 6: A novel charting the lasting friendship of two women united by their love of tennis has been written by Fiona Hodgkin.

The Bermudian has been passionate about the sport since she was young and has been lucky enough to have former Wimbledon finalst Rachel Martin as her practice partner.

The Tennis Player From Bermuda “transports readers back in time to the elegance of Wimbledon fifty years ago....evoking the old fashioned realities of competitive tennis in the 1960s with palpable nostalgia”.

• The book, published by Matador, is available at www.troubador.co.uk and via www.amazon.co.uk.