Book Review: The Mysterious Life and Faked Death of Jesse James

Daniel and Teresa Duke, children of the late Betty Dorsett Duke (also an author of several well-known Jesse James’ works), have come together to produce the newest in a James’ book series that breaths new life into the outlaw’s rich history.

A visit with Clio on New Years Day

History is full of treasures, and I hope you too get the chance to dig into your history. It has a way of broadening your horizons and opening your mind while simultaneously bringing the world closer through knowledge. And a ride with Clio, the muse of history, can make for a very enlightening road trip.

New Book! ‘The Mysterious Life and Faked Death of Jesse James’ by Daniel J. Duke & Teresa F. Duke

A deep investigation into historical documents that prove the notorious outlaw Jesse James faked his own death.

“If that was Jesse James…I’m the Queen of May.”

After browsing through some of the many files my family has accumulated over the years, I wanted to post somet … More

The Book Signing at Barnes & Noble

My first book signing event is slated for this coming Saturday, August 17th at Barnes & Noble in Austin, Texas. This happens to be the same Barnes & Noble (see directions below) that my late mother, author, and great granddaughter of the Old West outlaw Jesse James, Betty Dorsett Duke, had her first book signing at, which makes it all the more special to me.

If you’re in the area, please stop by and I will be more than happy to sign a copy of my book, ‘Jesse James and the Lost Templar Treasure’ for you.

Who’s in Jesse James’ grave?

Today I am going to share with you a post written by my late mother, author Betty Dorsett Duke, which … More