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Welcome to
The Bookworm Beijing

A bookshop, library, bar, restaurant and events space, now with locations in three cities – Beijing, Suzhou and Chengdu. Learn more >

Follow us on Twitter @BeijingBookworm and Facebook. We are also on WeChat @BeijingBookworm

We’re open 9 am to midnight every day (until 1 am on weekends)

Thank you to all who helped make the 10th Bookworm Literary Festival a success! Keep an eye on our blog for pictures and videos.

Our Upcoming Events

Friday, August 26 10:00 儿童读书会——超级英雄来啦!

丹麦著名儿童文学作家肯尼斯•安德森先生和小朋友分享《蚂蚁侠》的故事。在活动现场与作家一起制作蚂蚁侠明信片寄给丹麦的小朋友,更可以穿上电影中的戏服,变身蚂蚁侠合影留念!

Friday, August 26 10:00 Storytelling for Kids: Antboy is Coming!

In the workshop, we will watch the Antboy movie together, and Kenneth will tell the stories for us. Then we could make an anyboy postcard for Danish children. The most amazing part is we could dress up as the real antboy!

Sunday, August 28 16:00 这周日的下午,我们非读不可|理想国×老书虫读书会

看书是人类用来摆脱恐惧与拯救自己的最古老的方式。

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News

Whiskey Tasting at The Bookworm: A Q-and-A with Arthur Pottenger

We’ve done gin, we’ve done Oregonian whiskey, we’ve done scotch, and now, on Sunday, June 12 at 6 pm, The Bookworm will do bourbon: come taste Benchmark, Buffalo Trace, Eagle Rare, and 1792 Ridgemont Reserve for the low price of 160 RMB. (Space is limited, so reservation is required via anthony@beijingbookworm.com.)

The Culture Trip recognizes The Bookworm as one of Beijing’s best “hidden bookshops”

The website Culture Trip had some nice things to say about us. Click the above picture for the full story. The Bookworm in Beijing is not just a bookshop, but one of the city’s major cultural hubs. Local and foreign culture lovers that crave to be surrounded by stacks of books while enjoying a cup […]

Announcing: Sazerac Company Whiskey Tasting (4 for 160 RMB!)

The good folks of Sazerac Company, which owns a number of North American Distilleries, are bringing a taste of Kentucky to The Bookworm, Beijing. On Sunday, June 12 at 6 pm on The Bookworm’s rooftop, Arthur Pottenger of DXCEL, which distributes Sazerac products in China, will guide us through a four-whiskey tasting for only 160 RMB. Space is limited, […]

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Hot New Books

China and The West

China and The West

Fokke Obemma

The Empire of The Sun

The Empire of The Sun

J.G.Ballard

The China Mirage: The Hidden History of American Disaster in Asia

The China Mirage: The Hidden History of American Disaster in Asia

James Bradley

About The Bookworm

About The Bookworm

The Bookworm is a bookshop, library, bar, restaurant and events space, now with 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, including how to contact us, here.


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