P. Austin Heaton

Historical Novelist


Welcome to readers of historical fiction set in the United States during the 1860s and early 1900s.


P. Austin Heaton is a novelist and amateur genealogist living in Southern California who writes fiction with an eye to history. If you like adventure/dramas and/or murder mysteries, the following books should be on your reading list. A new western and a Sadie Brown novel are in the works. Associate Member of the Western Writers of America.
1861-1865 Confederate Private Temple Hamilton is about to be arrested on trumped-up charges. Follow him as he makes his way to California to start a new life.https://www.amazon.com/P-Austin-Heaton/e/B07JLQ9P56


Miss Sadie Brown Murder Mystery series set in 1910s and 1920s San Diego, California. An aviatrix and newspaper reporter, Sadie is a snoop who loves to follow the clues. https://www.amazon.com/P-Austin-Heaton/e/B07JLQ9P56