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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Daughter of Kura

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My Life in 8 Words

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. It's all random.

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. maelstrom, obverse, equerry

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Baccarat in Monte Carlo.

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

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

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. Trish Lande Grader and Ann Rittenberg

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