About the Authors

Vickie Britton and Loretta Jackson, sisters, are a co-authoring team of fifty novels of mystery, suspense and westerns.

They are authors of the Avalon High Country Contemporary Mystery Series. Titles in this series include Murder in Black and White and Whispers of the Stones. They are also authors of the Avalon Western "Luck of the Draw" Series. Titles in this series are The Devil's Game, The Fifth Ace, and The Wild Card.

The sisters are authors of the Ardis Cole Mystery Series, novels set in exptic locations around the world, Their research has taken them to Peru, Russia, Egypt, China and Australia. Their novels Path of the Jaguar and Nightmare in Morocco, have been reprinted as Thorndike Large Print editions and have sold internationally.

The sisters are included in the book The Mystery Writers: Interviews and Advice edited by Jean Henry Mead.

Visit their blogs to see information about current works and for sales, free short stories and giveaways:

Vickie Britton and Loretta Jackson's Writing Tips and Fiction

The Jeff McQuede Mystery Series

The Ardis Cole Mystery Series

Vickie Britton lives in Hutchinson, Kansas with her husband, Roger, a geologist and computer consultant. Their son, Ed, and his wife Emily live in Salt Lake, where he works as game level designer. Vickie has a degree in British Literature and has taken many courses in criminal justice and forensics.

Loretta Jackson resides in Junction City, Kansas. She taught English and Creative Writing at the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota and at Mission Valley near Eskridge, Kansas. Her interest include Native American culture and the history of the Old West. She enjoys traveling with Vickie and researching the settings for their novels.