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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

Wednesday, September 3 10:30 One-Stop Q+A: New Arrivals to Beijing

Have all your questions answered at this free information and orientation session presented by One-Stop, Global Times’ online guide to making your life in China easy.

Thursday, September 4 19:30 Evening of Magic with Michael Lam

Michael Lam is one of the funniest bilingual magicians this side of the Great Wall.

Friday, September 5 20:00 Live music at The Bookworm -FREE

Start your weekend with live music at The Bookworm.

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News

Slowboat: Now in bottles!

Congrats to Alice Munro! Winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature

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 […]

New coffee specials!

Coffee’s pretty great. Now it’s about to get better. The Bookworm has a whole bunch of new French presses and a variety of new coffee blends to brew them to perfection in. We are glad to start with a very special coffee selection for this month: -          Ethiopian Yergacheffee, a smooth and very rich coffee, full of flowery aromas […]

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Hot New Books

Lucky Peach, Issue 9

Lucky Peach, Issue 9

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck

Jeff Kinney

Runaway

Runaway

Alice Munro

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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Second Hand Book Sale

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 vivian@beijingbookworm.com to sign up