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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My Life in 8 Words

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Harry Kraus
Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. "Grace from the cutting edge"

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. I love so many different songs, from contemporary stuff to old hymns. I don't really have favorites. I do like "Third Day," Matt Redman and David Crowder

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

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

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. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Dr. Simons, from my first three novels. Motivated. Passionate. But oh, so wrong!

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