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The winningest tennis champion in the world serves up her latest thriller. Jordan Miles, retired tennis pro, is attending one of the grandest parties of the tennis season when a woman's body plunges through the skylight and lands in the koi pool. When Jordan senses a cover-up, this part-time sleuth is determined to get to the bottom of the matter--before someone else is killed.
Breaking Point is a tightly written puzzler with a convincing outcome - just what we expect from a good mystery. Considering all the hoopla over The Firm, which I figured out in the first few pages, this is certainly a more satisfying riddle.
— The Advocate
Navratilova and Nickles's second effort works best in its critical portrait of the interests controlling the billion-dollar industry of professional tennis. Some sharp passages on the harried lives of pros and the extraordinary rewards that the game can offer make it, frequently, authentic and lively. There are one too many hairbreadth escapes, though, in a plot that eventually becomes too tangled to be entirely convincing.