We're a Reader-funded startup that began in 2020. We help you build a reading habit, whether you're a beginner or looking to enhance your reading! We do this through curation, content creation and experiences.


Project Bibliotherapy

Join the READERS OF 42 and enhance your reading habit with us! Sign up with us for ₹2000/$25/year to unlock access to the following benefits - Access to our quarterly zines with 42 handpicked reads + supporting media - Reading challenges and recommendations - A year's access to the Biblio Bundle, our suite of upcoming Substack publications. - Access to exclusive experiences, workshops and reading challenges with our partners at members-only prices.

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Letter to the Reader

Read more about why we do what we do


  • “As we grow older and realize more clearly the limitations of human happiness, we come to see that the only real and abiding pleasure in life is to give pleasure to other people.” ~ Pelham Grenville Wodehouse