Harry Kraus

Best-selling author Harry Kraus, MD, is a board-certified surgeon whose contemporary fiction (beginning with 1994’s Stainless Steal Hearts and including his 2001 best-seller Could I Have This Dance?) is characterized by medical realism. He practices surgery in Virginia and formerly in Kenya where he served as a missionary surgeon. He's also the author of two works of nonfiction.

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The Six-Liter Club
Salty Like Blood

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. "Grace from the cutting edge"

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. I'm trying to think of the most nutritionally complete food that would allow me to do this without suffering....oh well, never mind...ice cream!

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. Someone that can inspire the next generation, speaking with passion and wisdom into today's challenges....someone like Louie Giglio.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Jack Bauer!

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

A. Surgeon. Is there anything else more fun?

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