The Keepers


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Matt Haig's vision in which a man wonders from his cage in a zoo what it means to be human. In a letter to his daughter he describes the events leading up to the moment humankind's supremacy came to an end.

Read by Barnaby Kay

Produced by Gemma Jenkins

Bestselling author of The Humans, A Boy Called Christmas and How To Stay Alive.

In Matt Haig's vision, a man wonders, from his cage in a zoo, what it means to be human.

Radio 4's Dangerous Visions: The last of three specially commissioned stories that explore contemporary takes on future dystopias.

Bestselling author, Matt Haig's latest novel, The Humans, was one of the twenty books chosen for this year's World Book Night.

A man wonders from his zoo cage what it means to be human.