We Are BooknerdsOur Story

Booknerds aims to bring to you the best content from the world of books through book recommendations, book club events, podcasts, live sessions and so much more! What started as a passion project by avid readers and husband and wife duo Rohan and Neha Raj in the quaint town of Dehradun, India has now grown into a movement that connects bookworms across the globe into a close community that celebrates literature across languages and genres. Our mission is to spread the love for reading!

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What we do?

  • Book DiscussionsOur online and offline community of book lovers is obsessed with reading and discussing books
  • Author SessionsOver the years Booknerds has become a mecca for the most amazing authors around the globe to bring their books to the readers
  • Create Bookish VideosOur industry first book related videos are carefully curated by our editorial team to satiate the palate of readers of all genres

Latest Videos

Check out a gamut of videos by our editorial team made just for the booknerd in you


Our online and offline avant-garde events are a treat for those who love to live in the bookish realm

Booknerds Litदंगल 3.0

Booknerds, the Doon Valley famed book discussion community, organised the third edition of their widely acclaimed flagship event, Litदंगल, on Sunday. Booknerds Litदंगल is a fun, annual literary challenge where several published authors and...

28th August 2022
Booknerds Potterhead Hangout - Fifth Edition

Booknerds, the Dehradun-based book discussion community, organised the fifth edition of their highly anticipated Annual Potterhead Hangout on Sunday. The Booknerds Potterhead Hangout is an annual celebration of the Harry Potter books and extended universe...

31st July 2022
Booknerds Pride Books Hangout with Sudipto Das

Booknerds organised its first queer-themed hangout this LGBTQ+ Pride Month in Rajpur, Dehradun.

Author, musician and entrepreneur Sudipto Das, whose book 'The Broken Amoretti: A Love Story from the Queer World' was the featured book for discussion,...

12th June 2022
Booknerds Hangout: The Gopi Diaries

The Gopi Diaries | World Book Day | Booknerds Hangout In-Person

This World Book Day, the Booknerds community is going to delve into the world of Gopi Diaries series by Sudha Murty

The Gopi Diaries is a series of three books for children about a dog...

23rd April 2022
Booknerds Poetry Hangout 2022

Click here to watch the highlight reel of the event!

Dehradun-based avant-garde book discussion community Booknerds celebrated World Poetry Day with its Poetry Hangout. Curated by Booknerds co-founders Neha and Rohan Raj, the event marked a celebration...

20th March 2022
Women Writers Huddle

Women Writers Huddle

Join us on Clubhouse to celebrate International Women’s Day with some awesome women authors featuring Abhyudita Gautam Singha, Sonia Sahijwani and Vandana Jena on March 8th at 7 pm (IST).

Click here to listen to the replay of the...

8th March 2022
Women Writers' Hangout 2022

Dehradun-based avant-garde book discussion community Booknerds returned to their Annual Women Writers’ Hangout this Sunday on 6th March 2022, ahead of International Women’s Day curated by Neha and Rohan Raj, Booknerds. Through the event, Booknerds...

6th March 2022
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Authors featured on Booknerds

Over the years Booknerds has hosted a slew of acclaimed authors

Vir Sanghvi

Vineet Bajpai

Sudha Murty

Rashmi Bansal

Namita Gokhale

Moin Mir

Kevin Missal

kabir bedi

John Keay

Easterine Kire

devdutt pattanaik

Deepak Ramola

deepa agarwal

Andy Griffiths

From Our Blog

28th September 2022
JCB Prize for Literature Longlist 2022

This year’s JCB prize for Literature longlist, described as “a rich collection which are in a...

12th August 2022
Is it possible to become financially independent someday?

Getting passive about your income with compounding
All through school, I was never a fan of...

4th July 2022
Reminiscing nostalgic memories that are not yours!

Taking a walk down memory lane…

How a novel can make you reminisce nostalgic memories...

1st June 2022
Mysteriously dark tales surrounding Elixir Amrita !

Mysteriously dark tales surrounding Elixir Amrita

Tijara's Mystery Codes by Hemma...

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