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.

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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 acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. The art of imperceptible obfuscation.

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. Bird feeder designer.

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. Something built of stones of irregular size and shape, without method or conscious decision.

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. maelstrom, obverse, equerry