It’s hard to avoid tennis puns when thinking of blog post titles for a tennis romance. Love match. An ace of a story! A new spin on the sports genre. So really, the one I’ve picked isn’t too bad.
Whatever slice I put on this post, Code of Conduct tells the story of Viva Jones, a top tennis player battling to remain at the top of the game, and Gabriela Mendaro, an umpire, striving to reach the pinnacle of her career: gold badge umpire. Trouble is, players and officials must keep their distance, a rule that is written in the officials’ code of conduct.
Whatever pun you choose, Code of Conduct is available everywhere next Wednesday, 4 July.
Of course, if you can’t wait that long, you can get it right now direct from Ylva Publishing. And of course it’s on preorder everywhere else.
In the meantime though, and to distract myself from bad tennis puns, here’s the first chapter.