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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

Monday, March 2 19:30 Irish Quiz Night

Brush up on your knowledge of the Emerald Isle for six rounds of trivia on Irish music, history and culture, sport, food and drink.

Tuesday, March 3 20:00 Word of Mouth

This the second poetry reading taking place at The Bookworm, whether you wish to be a spectator or contributor, all are welcome.

Wednesday, March 4 19:30 Book Club Meeting

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.

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News

Eileen Chang’s ‘Half a Lifelong Romance’ finally released in English

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 […]

Book Club Announcement

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 […]

Valentine’s menu at The Bookworm!

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

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Hot New Books

The Rise of The New East

The Rise of The New East

Ben Simpfendorfer

Hard Choices

Hard Choices

Hillary Rodham Clinton

The Swallows of Kabul

The Swallows of Kabul

Yasmina Khadra

About The Bookworm

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.


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