The Human Library returns with a second season of our TV-series – produced in collaboration with the Danish public service broadcaster TV2 LORRY. The season consists of 6 new episodes – each featuring one of our bestsellers.

In the episodes the viewers or readers as we like to call them, are welcomed into the life and story of our book. The authentic concept was a huge hit, and the first season became the most streamed series produced by TV2 LORRY. Also airing on four other regional channels around the country. The new season will airing on six out of the eight regional public service broadcasters in Denmark, during the fall.

Follow the links below, to get a televised experience out of the ordinary! There could be smiles and tears, and we promise that the life-affirming stories, will leave you with more than your average Netflix-show!

In the first season viewers were invited to read six of our books, that represent the diversity in our collection. You can gain insight into the lives of a Body Modified, Bipolar, Roma, Autism, Disabled, and an Islamic Convert!

The premiere of the second season is this Friday – April 20th – and the series begins with Oskar, who is a Victim of Bullying. Each Friday the next six weeks will present a new topic. Follow all the shows and you will be introduced to the stories of a free church christian, a victim of stalking, a long-term unemployed, an anorectic and a victim of incest. It will – without a doubt – be a learning experience and an opportunity to challenge what you think you know about others! ENJOY!

News – Read on

In Loving Memory of Zak Kostopoulos

A month ago one of our books, Zak Kostopoulos, from the Human Library in Greece, was brutally murdered on the streets of Athens. This portrait to honor his memory and demand justice for Zak.
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Book of the Month: September

“Hate is a self-fulfilling prophecy, because the less you know, the more you do not understand, and ninety-nine percent of hate is fueled by the unknown.” Meet Poppy Rose our book of the month for September.

A Human Library for children

Introducing the Human Library for children. Few are more open than children, to ask questions and challenge what they think they know. Now is their chance.
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Book of the Month: July

Meet Steven, our amazing book of the month for July! As a Human Book he encourage his readers to believe in their dreams - and live as their true self.
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Book of the Month: May

Meet Batoul our Book of the Month for May 2018 from the Human Library Book Depot in Copenhagen, Denmark. Ten years on the bookshelf and still going strong. Currently with the topic: Victim of Stalking.

VICE visited the Human Library

Watch this interesting report by VICE India from their visit to the Human Library in Hyderabad. Meet books, readers and get to know what its like to be on out bookshelf.
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Book of the Month: April

Meet Victor our Christian and Gay book from the Human Library in Romania. He is our book of the month for April and shares his thoughts on readers and facing up to negative stereotypes about the LGBTQ community in Romania.