Valerie Norris Valerie was honoured with the title of Welsh Woman of the Year in 1998, which led to many activities in public life. In 2004, she was invited to Buckingham Palace as one of the ‘top 180 female achievers in the country‘. As well as the three novels she has written published by Cambria, she has also written five textbooks. Valerie spends her time singing in various acapella groups, volunteering with Cruse Bereavement Care, long-distance walking, yoga, travelling, learning Spanish and writing. She is married to the poet Christopher Norris. Website REVIEWSRead the long review by Laurence Peddle of Beyond Closure by downloading the free PDF below. Review of Beyond Closure 1 file(s) 106.08 KB Review Download Beyond Closure £12.00 The April Letters £15.00 In the long run £6.99 Posted in .