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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Harry Kraus
Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. "Grace from the cutting edge"

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. I tend to focus too much on the big picture and lose the details. "Honey, have you seen my wallet?"

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

A. Surgeon. Is there anything else more fun?

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. I am a great idea person, not easily mired in all the possible reasons to fail.

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. I hope that it is that I am approachable, not so caught up in the prestige of being a surgeon or author.

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