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. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Climbing Mount Everest without oxygen would be my greatest achievement.

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. Trish Lande Grader and Ann Rittenberg

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. A short, violent localized storm, with sleet.

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. Excavation of skeletons.