Humans

Humans

Brandon Stanton’s Humans is a book that connects readers as global citizens at a time when erecting more borders is the order of the day. It shows us the entire world, one story at a time . . .

Brandon Stanton’s Humans – his most moving and compelling book to date – shows us the world. After five years of traveling the globe, the creator of Humans of New York brings people from all parts of the world into a conversation with readers. He ignores borders, chronicles lives and shows us the faces of the world as he saw them. His travels took him from London, Paris and Rome to Iraq, Dubai, Ukraine, Pakistan, Jordan, Uganda, Vietnam, Israel and every other place in between. His interviews go deeper than before. His chronicling of peoples’ lives shows the experience of a writer who has traveled widely and thought deeply about the state of our world.

Including hundreds of photos and stories of the people he met and talked with in over forty countries, Humans is classic Brandon Stanton – a fully color illustrated book that includes many photos and stories never seen before. For the first time for a HONY title, Humans will contain several of the essays Brandon’s posted online which have been read, loved and enthusiastically shared by his followers.

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    Humans Reviews

  • Anna Avian

    I loved every little (and not so little) story in this book. I couldn't put it down. So many beautiful and strong people with different experiences, fears, struggles. We are all so much more alike tha...

  • Rachael Marsceau

    So much of this was heartbreaking. I am so ashamed of how much I complain when there is so much genuine suffering in the world. We don't know how good we have it....

  • BrocheAroe

    What is beautiful about HUMANS is that it simultaneously has nothing to do with its creator, and yet it is 100% a reflection and result of the man behind the images and stories this book contains.Bran...

  • Jeanne

    Reading Humans, it's easy to understand why Brandon Stanton's Facebook page and books are so popular: his people are open in their photos and disclosing of the good, bad, and ugly in their lives. They...

  • Effie Moss

    There is nothing more humbling than listening to another’s story. Brendon has created a brilliant masterpiece, compiled of real, human stories, spanning across the world. When I received my copy, I ...

  • Meg - A Bookish Affair

    This book made me laugh and cry and feel a whole range of emotions with all of the stories it contains. This is a wonderful book for when you need a reminder that for all of our faults, humans are sti...

  • Elizabeth O

    So beautiful. I want everyone on earth to read it. The photos and short paragraphs bring pain, hope, humor, tragedy, gratitude, success, and everything in between. I feel more connected to humanity an...

  • Fern Adams

    What a wonderful book this was and a genius idea. Loved reading it, the photography was amazing and the stories a good balance of human experience and emotion. Parts were heartbreaking, parts inspirin...

  • Ye Lin Aung

    This was a heavy read. Brandon decided to make this book about all the _humans_ over the world and I dare say he succeeded. I really loved the struggles section....

  • Susan

    This latest title in the bestselling photojournalistic series by Brandon Stanton is definitely, as the song goes, "What the World Needs Now" in our very much splintered society. What jumps out at you ...