These Humans of New York moments will restore your faith in humanity

The Huge Power of "Humans of New York"
The Huge Power of "Humans of New York"

Brandon Stanton has quickly become a household name. It's all thanks to his viral Facebook page "Humans of New York" which chronicles intimate moments from strangers in Manhattan -- and even overseas. The small snippets give Facebook fans a glimpse into people's most heartbreaking and heartwarming stories, while bringing together millions of people around the world.

Stanton's inspiration all started back in 2010 when the photographer decided to single-handedly create a visual diary of New Yorkers. In just a few short years, Brand Stanton has become a modern day renaissance man, now adding author to his impressive list of credentials.

His latest work showcases the in-depth and intriguing interviews he's had with strangers. Paired with stunning photographs and rich design, these longer-length stories will "delve deeper and surprises with greater candor."

Brandon Stanton "Humans of New York Stories", $17.99, available at Amazon.

His newest must-read book is available to purchase now! Based on the reception of Stanton's last hardcover, we think this one will easily top the Bestseller list and sell out -- so fair warning, you'll want to get your hands on a copy now. And while you're waiting for the book to ship to your doorstep, you can get yourself excited by scroll though the gallery below to see HONY's most heartwarming moments.

Time to grab a tissue (or four).

To see the best moments from Humans of New York this year, scroll ahead!

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