London Sunday Times fiction book of the year
"Indulge in some ‘lockdown’ paranoia with, Alix Nathan’s, “The Warlow Experiment.” Taking up the offer to live in isolation for 7 years in a lavish 18th century estate basement for a handsome reward, John Warlow turns the life of his reclusive new employer upside down."
'The best kind of historical fiction ... She is an original, with a virtuoso touch.' -- Hilary Mantel
This is an extraordinary, quite brilliant book * CJ Sansom * A powerful and unsettling novel, both fascinating and infinitely strange -- Andrew Taylor
Unusual, gripping and emotionally complex - I loved this book. -- Sally Magnusson, author of The Sealwoman's Gift
Original and beautifully written, this is a meaty, gripping novel of obsession gone sour. * The Daily Mail *