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 Kindle, IndieBound, etc.), bricks-an-mortar shops, and in libraries across the United States and Canada. Click here for more reviews.
Author's Bio: The stories of Jeffrey B. Burton have appeared in dozens of genre magazines (mystery, horror, sci-fi, fantasy, literary). Jeff is an Active member of both the Mystery Writers of America (MWA) and the Horror Writers Association (HWA). A collection of short stories, Shadow Play, and a mystery novel, Sleuth Slayer, have previously been published.