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
Friday, January 30 20:00 Live Music at The Bookworm
John Hardt is a piano playing philosopher searching for a better voice through songs of doubt, desire, and broken dreams.
Sunday, February 1 11:00 Sunday Story Time
Come along for our Sunday sessions of reading, games, music and activities for little readers.
Sunday, February 1 19:30 Storytelling Night
Want to share your life experience or listen to the amazing lives of others?
Eileen Chang’s romantic classic Half a Lifelong Romance is finally getting a US release – and it only took half a lifetime! After 47 years without an English translation, Penguin translated the book late last year, with the US edition being published by Vintage Books next month. The book has in the past been adapted […]
After a successful first meeting of the Beijing Bookworm Book Club, we have chosen our next book, local author He Jiahong’s crime novel Hanging Devils. By the way, He Jiahong is coming to the Bookworm Literary Festival in March, so you will have a unique chance to meet the author and share all the ideas […]
Dinner and two glasses of wine: 195RMB (1 person) / Dinner and a bottle of Champagne : 400RMB (2 people) Paprika soup with crouton heart of blue cheese A marriage of rack of lamb with mustard sauce and Gratin potatoes A Love Chocolate Cake
Hot New Books
The Swallows of Kabul
Lucky Peach, Issue 9
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck
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.