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Encinitas author savors the release of her second romance novel within a year

Encinitas author savors the release of her second romance novel within a year

The cover of “Broad Awakening” Courtesy

It took Encinitas author Mickey Brent 13 years to get her first book into print last fall and only a year to see her second novel published.

New York State-based Bold Strokes Books will officially release “Broad Awakening,” on Oct. 16, she said. The firm has been distributing advance copies and publicizing the work, a sequel to Brent’s initial effort, “Underwater Vibes.”

Both books are available through www.boldstrokesbooks.com as well as online distributors such as Amazon.

“Things are moving along quite well,” said Brent by phone from Boston in a recent interview. “Finally having people read my work is...

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