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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

Friday, May 29 20:00 A night with Brian&John

Saturday, May 30 08:30 Roy & Chei

Saturday, May 30 19:30 Performance of Traditional Chinese Instruments

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News

Performance of Traditional Chinese Instruments

 May 30th  Saturday Night 7:30-8:30pm   Free Entry A group of local Chinese students are working to showcase traditonal Han culture, both inside China and overseas. They plan many cultural exchanges between Chinese and Westerners, including a showcase for Chinese traditional music at the Bookworm this Saturday night. 一群本地学生,正在努力做一个汉文化的推广。他们计划了很多的文化交流方式,其中一项便是周六晚上在老书虫演奏中国传统乐器。 The students will perform on traditional […]

Movie Screening: Let The Bullets Fly

Reading books has become something of a luxury in our fast-paced modern world. If a book takes 10 hours to read and you read for one hour a day it will take you 10 days to finish the book, and if you only read for half an hour a day it will take you 20 […]

A Talk with Gabriel Finkelstein

May 19th,  Tuesday  7:30pm Free Entry    (In English)   Gabriel Finkelstein received a B.A. in physics from Amherst College and a Ph.D. in history from Princeton University. He worked at Princeton University, Göttingen University, and UCLA before coming to the University of Colorado Denver, where he is currently Associate Professor of History. He is […]

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Hot New Books

The song of everlasting sorrow

The song of everlasting sorrow

Anyi Wang

Strange Stones

Strange Stones

Peter Hessler

China in Ten Words

China in Ten Words

Yu Hua

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.


Grilled Chicken Celery Salad

The Bookworm's twist on this famous salad.

Food & Beverage

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