Austin Reams was born in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, and has lived in San Jose, Oakland, Santa Fe, Boston, Vienna, and Moscow. His varied background includes work on nuclear non-proliferation programs at Los Alamos National Laboratory, consultant to the International Atomic Energy Agency, high school teacher of Russian language, guitar player, and oil painter. He practices law at Reams Law in Oklahoma City, where he lives with his wife, Ling, the love of his life.
Austin loves everything about books – reading, writing, bloging, producing, talking, reviewing about them and so on – and otherwise coursing through social media on all such topics. He is the author of “The Superunknowns” (2016) and “The Morning Tree” (2006).