Deborah Vale - Private Detective - Casebook 1-11 Eleven Short Stories featuring women private detectives, two fascinating, slightly oddball characters. The boss, Deborah Vale, a flamboyant rather eccentric lady stays in the office directing her assistant, Rosie Dunne, a down-to-earth, resourceful person, sending her running to perform all the active detecting. Each story is complete in itself with quirky scenarios and a twist in the tail. These stories will appeal to readers of authors such as Alexander McCall Smith. Human interest abounds with touches of light humour.