Looking Back

I wanted to share with you, one of many memories I have of my late mother; author and great granddaughter of the outlaw Jesse James, Betty Dorsett Duke, who passed away in 2015.  I've spent a lot of time looking back through the years and remembering her; helping her research and watching her write three … Continue reading Looking Back

Book Release! ‘Jesse James and the Lost Templar Treasure’

Today, my book is officially released! If you love the Knights Templar, treasure Jesse James, the Wild West, mysticism, mystery, and history then you will love Jesse James and the Lost Templar Treasure!

Book Review by Seattle Book Reviews

I am very happy and honored to have received 4 out of 5 stars from Seattle Book Reviews for my book, Jesse James and the Lost Templar Treasure. Just a day away from it's official release (July 9th), news of the review was music to my ears. I want to thank Seattle Book Reviews for … Continue reading Book Review by Seattle Book Reviews

Book Release – July 9, 2019

The release date for my book, titled Jesse James and the Lost Templar Treasure, is now only three weeks away and I want to thank my publisher, Inner Traditions - Bear & Co. and my wonderful agent, Fiona Spencer Thomas for this opportunity. It will be available through Inner Traditions and anywhere books are sold. The … Continue reading Book Release – July 9, 2019

Book endorsements for Jesse James and the Lost Templar Treasure

After years of researching, taking notes and then compiling all of that into a book, it takes a toll and a large piece of myself is in that book. It's out there for the world to see and to judge. Getting a good review and good endorsements can melt that worry away.

Review of ‘Jesse James and the Lost Templar Treasure’

I could go on and on about this one, but I'll spare you and get right to it. I really enjoyed the entire review, but my favorite part of this review is when Kris Helt writes: "Duke fulfilled this objective all the way to 5-stars. If you love history, mysteries, treasure hunting and of course Jesse James, do not hesitate to give your full attention to Jesse James and the Lost Templar Treasure."

July 9th, 2019 – Book release date for: ‘Jesse James and the Lost Templar Treasure’

It's funny how time works. When I have a manuscript deadline and I only have two months to go before it is due, time flies by and I always wish I had more of it.  When the book is about to be released however, time suddenly starts to drag by and becomes excruciatingly slow. Strange … Continue reading July 9th, 2019 – Book release date for: ‘Jesse James and the Lost Templar Treasure’