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Review: ‘Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day’ by Winifred Watson

By oldenglishrose - Last updated: Saturday, August 21, 2010

Title: Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day Author: Winifred Watson Published: Persephone Books, 2008, pp. 234 Genre: Early twentieth century fiction Blurb: Miss Pettigrew is a down-on-her-luck, middle-aged governess sent by her employment agency to work for a nightclub singer rather than a household of unruly children.  Over a period of 24 hours her life [...]