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Schedule for Mini North Korean Film Festival

The Bookworm and Koryo Tours present a mini North Korean Film Festival. Over two weeks, five movies featuring elements of travel, DPRK propaganda as well as a story with Dennis Rodman will be shown at The Bookworm. After the movies we will have Q-and-A sessions with a representative from Koryo Tours to discuss the subject […]

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Paul Beatty wins 2016 Man Booker Prize

The Sellout is a satire on race, set in contemporary America. The protagonist, Bonbon, is an African-American from Dickens, a town that has been removed from the map to save California from embarrassment. Bonbon is being tried in the Supreme Court for attempting to reinstate slavery and segregation in the local high school as means […]

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Meet the author: Bill Porter

We are excited to meet Bill Porter who will speak at The Bookworm on October 28th about his recently published book Finding Them Gone. “There are very few westerners who could successfully cover so much territory in China, but Porter pulls it off. Finding Them Gone uniquely draws upon his parallel careers as a translator and […]

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Winner of 2016 Nobel Literature Prize

Bob Dylan is the winner of 2016 Nobel Literature Prize!   With a musical career spanning over six decades, Dylan’s mellifluous voice is familiar to every musical aficionado. However, trough this prestigious award, he is not awarded for his musical talents, but rather for the strong poetic lyrics he has written. According to The Swedish […]

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Meet the Author: Sam Ferrer

The Bookworm spoke with Sam Ferrer, the author of The Last Gods of Indochine and a professional double bassist, member of the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, about his recently published novel and his life as a writer. Sam will speak at The Bookworm on October 27th. The BW: We know that as a musician, you are used to […]

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Meet the Author: Jennifer Haigh

We are excited to meet Jennifer Haigh who will speak at The Bookworm on October 24th about her recently published novel Heat and Light.  Heat and Light, the sixth book by American author Jennifer Haigh, looks at a community divided by the controversy over fracking. Bakerton is a dying Pennsylvania coal town that’s offered a surprise […]

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Discounted Tickets for Students for The Bookworm Comedy Night

Dear Students! To celebrate the upcoming Golden Week Holiday, we would like to offer you discounted tickets for The Bookworm Comedy Night. This offer is limited so don’t best online casino delay! Click here to buy your discounted tickets. Don’t forget to bring your student ID to prove you really deserve this discount 🙂 Or […]

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2016 Man Booker Prize Shortlist Announced

The shortlist for The 2016 Man Booker Prize has been announced! This year’s list consists of six titles that have been chosen from the thirteen titles appearing in the longlist. Here is the shortlist:   Paul Beatty –The Sellout Deborah Levy –Hot Milk Graeme Macrae Burnet –His Bloody Project Ottessa Moshfegh –Eileen David Szalay –All […]

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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.)

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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 […]

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