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Rachel Runya Katz is a contemporary romance writer living in Seattle with her partner, her cat and far too many houseplants. She has a doctorate in biomedical engineering, which is minimally helpful for this endeavor. Her books center around queer Jews of color and their layered lives of joy, sadness and love. "Thank You for Sharing" is her first novel.
Communities: LGBTQ+, African American, Mixed Race