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The Bookworm Beijing

A bookshop, library, bar, restaurant and events space, now with locations in three cities – Beijing, Suzhou and Chengdu. Learn more >

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12th Bookworm Literary Festival
Coming up from March 15-31, 2019
Authors and events lists are being updated. Check them out!

Our Upcoming Events

Thursday, March 21 13:00 #BLF2019# STRANGER LANDS

Thursday, March 21 18:00 #BLF2019# PARIS BY THE BOOK

Thursday, March 21 20:00 #BLF2019# UNDER RED SKIES

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News

Bookworm Festival Pulse: Short and to be Continued

Short and to be Continued Authors Colin Barrett and Shi Yifeng discuss their inspiration to keep writing By Hatty Liu “I think novels are less demanding of the reader than a short story,” said Irish author Colin Barrett, stunning the 50-something attendees of “Short and Complete: Stories Behind the Stories,” a short-story writing panel that […]

Bookworm Festival Pulse: Huawei Panel Q&A

Post-panel Q&A with Joe Kelly, Vice President for Corporate Communications at Huawei, and Elliot Zaagman, technology columnist and consultant. Edited for length and clarity. BLF: At least one audience question referred to ethno-nationalism. What place do you think Huawei holds in Chinese culture and the Chinese psyche, especially after the latest crisis, but even before? […]

Bookworm Festival Pulse: advice from Paul French to writers

Paul French Workshop  Writers trickle quietly into Mesh, a low-lit, boxy lounge-bar with black and green leather sofas and walls of windows that look out onto the mid-afternoon in Sanlitun’s shopping district. They have come for a writing workshop with acclaimed, true-crime writer Paul French, a lanky British man with thick-framed black glasses and neatly […]

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Hot New Books

Lotus

Lotus

Zhang Lijia

Death’s End

Death’s End

Liu Cixin

A Hero Born: Legends of the Condor Heroes Vol. 1

A Hero Born: Legends of the Condor Heroes Vol. 1

Jin Yong

About The Bookworm

About The Bookworm

The Bookworm is a bookshop, library, bar, restaurant and events space, now with 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, including how to contact us, here.


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