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The Stories of Jeffrey B. Burton


Jeff's mystery/thriller, The Chessman (a serial killer is in hot pursuit of his own copycat), was listed by Publishers Weekly as one of the best new books for the Week of May 21, 2012.

Burton delivers an outstanding serial killer thriller that will impress even seasoned practitioners of this subgenre.

—Publishers Weekly (A Starred Review)

That's the barebones outline of Minnesotan Jeffrey Burton's terrific mystery, "The Chessman," made up of a lot of moving parts the author brings together masterfully.

St. Paul Pioneer Press

The Chessman (MacAdam/Cage Publishing) is available in all online bookstores (Barnes & Noble, Amazon, Amazon KindleIndieBound, etc.), bricks-an-mortar shops, and in libraries across the United States and Canada.  Click here for more reviews.

Foreign Rights - The Chessman
Der Schachspieler (Random House, Germany)

De Schaakman (Karakter Uitgevers, The Netherlands)

Satranc Adam (Babiali Kultur, Turkey)

The Chessman (Paperback, MP Publishing)

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