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.

Books by this Author

The Six-Liter Club
Salty Like Blood


My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. "Grace from the cutting edge"

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Integrity, generosity, faithfulness

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Jack Bauer!

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. The fear of self-deception, that I could walk around blind to truth.

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. If I was aware of them, they wouldn't be overused, would they?