Valerie Mendes would like to thank these brilliant creative people:
Chris Challis Photographer for his work throughout this website;
for the cover photo for Flight of the Lark;
John Gollop at iStockphoto for the cover photo for Larkswood;
Pictorial Press Limited/Alamy Stock Photo for the image of the romantic Edwardian couple for Beatrice and Alexander;
ClassicStock/Alamy Stock Photo and Photographer H. Armstrong Roberts for the portrait of a woman with a check dress for Daddy’s Girl;
Louise Milidge at Dreamstime for the cover photos for Girl in the Attic, Coming of Age, Lost and Found and The Drowning;
and Paul Downes of GD Associates who designed and built this website and also, apart from Larkswood, created the stunning front covers for all my adult work.