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The Bookworm Chengdu

A bookshop, library, bar, restaurant and events space, now with three locations in three cities – Beijing, Suzhou and Chengdu
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Our Upcoming Events

Wednesday, July 30 19:30 Chengdu Bookworm Writing Group

Wednesday, July 30 21:30 Music: Hand Print Jazz Band

Thursday, July 31 21:30 Music: Mark&Matthew (piano, guitar + vocal)

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Surfing For Love (LGBT screening)

June 23rd, Monday, 7:30pm (free entry) SCREENING + Q&A with the director Queer Comrades is China’s only independent long-running LGBT webcast.  Our mission is to document Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender culture in all its aspects in order to raise public awareness.  “Surfing For Love” The arrival of the Internet in the 1990s opened up […]

Green Drinks lecture on food safety and environmental protection

June 16th, Monday, 7:30 – 9:00 pm (free entry)   Community-Supported Agriculture (CSA) at Anlong Village – In the Words of a Local Farmer To reduce the impact of non-point-source rural pollution on Chengdu’s rivers, and promote sustainable rural development, Chengdu Urban Rivers Association (CURA) launched its ‘Upstream Ecological Model Village’ project in 2005, at Anlong Village. […]

Starfish Jewellery Bazaar

Tuesday, June 10th, 10am – 2pm Come to The Bookworm for charity starfish jewellery bazaar organised by Blue Sheep. Starfish Project works to restore hope to exploited women in Asia. Through your purchase of jewelry you are not only helping to provide alternative employment for exploited women, but are also helping to holistically transform the lives of […]

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Hot New Books

Bamboo Goalposts

Bamboo Goalposts

Rowan Simons

The New Middle East. The World After The Arab Spring

The New Middle East. The World After The Arab Spring

Paul Danahar

Northern Girls. Life Goes On

Northern Girls. Life Goes On

Sheng Keyi

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.

Cantonese Style Sweet & Sour

Boneless Pork Sirloin or chicken with onion, carrot and peppers tossed in a Cantonese Style sweet and sour sauce served with steamed rice

Mini Ice Cream Sandwiches

A variety of cookies: oatmeal raisin, chocolate chips, peanut butter, with ice cream sandwiched between 2! Great for sharing! (limited availability)

Baked Macaroni and Cheese with Truffle Oil

Elbow pasta tossed with bacon, parmesan and cheddar cheese topped with a bed of ritz crumble served with side salad

Food & Beverage

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