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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

Sunday, February 1 19:30 Storytelling Night

Want to share your life experience or listen to the amazing lives of others?

Monday, February 2 20:00 Quiz Night

Dominate your peers over six rounds of intellectual and pop culture knowledge to win drinks and respect

Friday, February 6 20:00 Live Music at The Bookworm

Sit down, sit up and sing along with Kirk Kenney as he fiddles and sings the old American songs you forgot you knew, and some originals, too.

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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 Swallows of Kabul

The Swallows of Kabul

Yasmina Khadra

Lucky Peach, Issue 9

Lucky Peach, Issue 9

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck

Jeff Kinney

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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