Debra Austin

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Debra Austin is a former obstetrician who closed her practice to pursue writing full time. In addition to obtaining a degree in physics, she has cultivated a rich, extensive self-taught education in paleo-anthropology. She lives in California with her family.

Photo Credit: Jessica Verma

Books by this Author

Daughter of Kura

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. It's all random.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Inside a hummingbird's nest.

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. Kristin Lavransdatter

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. Bird feeder designer.

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. Trish Lande Grader and Ann Rittenberg