Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day (Persephone Classics)

Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day (Persephone Classics)

Winifred Watson


pass over Pettigrew is set a governess despatched through an employment corporation to the inaccurate tackle, the place she encounters a glamorous night-club singer, leave out LaFosse. 'The sheer enjoyable, the light-heartedness' during this excellent 1938 ebook 'feels toward a Fred Astaire movie than anything' reviews the Preface-writer Henrietta Twycross-Martin, who chanced on leave out Pettigrew for Persephone Books. The dad or mum requested: 'Why has it taken greater than part a century for this glorious flight of humour to be rediscovered?' whereas the day-by-day Mail cherished the book's message - 'that each person, regardless of how bad or prim or overlooked, has a moment likelihood to blossom within the world.' Maureen Lipman wrote in 'Books of the 12 months' within the dad or mum: 'Perhaps the main excitement has come from Persephone's captivating reprints, really leave out Pettigrew, a fairy tale set in Thirties London'

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