The Bookworm Beijing
A bookshop, library, bar, restaurant and events space, now with four locations in three cities – Beijing, Suzhou and Chengdu
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Our Upcoming Events
Wednesday, December 11 19:30 Did Ancient Chinese Explore America? – Book Talk with Charlotte Harris Reese
With the recent release of her travelogue, Did Ancient Chinese Explore America? My Journey Through the Rocky Mountains to Find Answers, Charlotte Harris Reese retraces her journey to confirm stories of ancient Chinese explorers who were rumored to have traveled to North America more than 2,000 years ago.
Thursday, December 12 19:30 Basically Beethoven: Christmas Carol Special
The Bookworm hosts Beijing's only classical music open-mic night. Get involved or simply bask in the glory of some of Beijing's best international classical musicians.
Friday, December 13 20:00 Pub Quiz
Intellectually dominate all of your peers every Friday. Six rounds of terrific trivia, hosted by the living legend Tom Champagne. Drink prizes up for grabs all night.
The Bookworm is currently offering internship positions to assist with the Bookworm’s Bookshop and the Bookworm International Literary Festival. The Bookworm Internship Program provides a unique opportunity for young individuals to be involved in the world of books, authors and literary events. We’re currently looking for people to join our team from this fall and into the [...]
Alice Munro, often called the Chekov of our times, a true master of the short story. Her stories are complex, moving and insightful – a reminder of the dramas embedded in the lives of everyday people. Congrats! Here, a trio of links to celebrate. Munro revisits her childhood and her mother’s illness. When my mother was [...]
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About The Bookworm
The Bookworm is a bookshop, library, bar, restaurant and events space, now with five locations in three cities - Beijing, Suzhou and Chengdu.
The Bookworm is forever expanding its book offering - at the last count, we were able to boast 16,112 titles on our library shelves. Our bookshop offers a wide range of sometimes surprising tomes, and our talks continue to beguile our audiences. Find more details about us, and how to contact us, here.
Food & Beverage
Second Hand Book Sale
The Bookworm Second Hand Book Sale. Saturday, October 19 & Sunday, October 20. 10am-4pm. Also, we are looking for some fabulous book lovers to help out during the book sale. Each volunteer gets to pick out 10 books to take home! Please email email@example.com to sign up