A hero lost in battle. A shocking discovery. And a daring odyssey that will put a young man squarely in the crosshairs. 1838. Silas Grant prepares for a future with the girl of his dreams. The resourceful sixteen-year-old is learning the blacksmith trade from his father and frontier skills from Texas Revolution veterans. But when a portrait of David Crockett triggers hope that the famous fighter didn’t die two years earlier at the Alamo, Silas joins a quest for the truth. Exploring a world healing from the war, Silas and his companions investigate the accounts of Alamo survivors, follow the trail of the Mexican army’s retreat, and pursue a witness to the final moments inside the Alamo. Their journey turns lethal as layers of the last stand’s legend peel away to reveal an astonishing secret. Will their discoveries stun a nation or ignite a fatal showdown? Rescuing Crockett is the gripping first book in the Silas Grant historical adventure series. If you like stories that weave fiction and history, coming-of-age tales, and nail-biting twists, you’ll love David Z. Pyke’s thrilling epic.