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, March 29 11:00 Sunday Story Time
Come along for our Sunday sessions of reading, games, music and activities for little readers.
Monday, March 30 20:00 Quiz Night
Dominate your peers over six rounds of intellectual and pop culture knowledge to win drinks and respect
Saturday, April 4 19:30 Beijing Improv Long-Form Performance
Script-less, long-form is a popular type of improv that uses audience suggestions to create an extended scene
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 Rise of The New East
The Swallows of Kabul
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.