Felicity Davis, author of Guard a Silver Sixpence on her book, inspiration and overcoming physical and psychological abuse

Felicity Davis, author of Guard a Silver Sixpence on her book, inspiration and overcoming physical and psychological abuse

Felicity Davis is the author of Guard a Silver Sixpence, a book which explores self-identity through historical exploration over five generations:In 1903, in the mining town of Barnsley, a brutalised wife called Emily Swann lashed out at her violent husband. Her actions brought tragedy and scandal in their wake. Her children were shamed, her family broken apart.Over one hundred years later her great-granddaughter Felicity, also a victim of physical and psychological abuse, set out to uncover the secret history of her family in the hope it would heal the scars of…

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