Winifred Watson

Winifred Watson was a British author best known for her novel 'Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day,' which was published in 1938 and later adapted into a successful film in 2008.


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  1. 1. Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day

    "Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day" is a Cinderella-like tale of a middle-aged, down-on-her-luck governess who mistakenly gets sent to the home of a glamorous nightclub singer. Over the course of 24 hours, her life is completely transformed as she gets swept up in a whirlwind of high-society parties, romance, and glamour. The tale is a charming and uplifting story of friendship and self-discovery.

    The 2471st Greatest Book of All Time