The Bookworm Suzhou
A bookshop, library, bar, restaurant and events space, as well as one of the most influential cultural centers in the great city of Suzhou.
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Our Upcoming Events
Tuesday, December 17 20:30 Kung Fu Komedy Stand-up Open Mic
A stand-up comedy event hosted weekly by some of the funniest people in and around Suzhou and Shanghai! Click for more info.
Wednesday, December 18 20:30 Open Mic Night
The oldest running and most influential Open Mic in Suzhou. Come just to listen or to try your luck at the mic! Click for more info.
Congratulations to The BaoBei Foundation on a successful Charity Bazaar. The Bookworm family is proud to take part of the numerous vendors and musicians who lent a hand at the October 27th event. The event, which benefits Chinese orpahns, raised more than 30,000rmb.
Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the grumpiest one of all? From the folks at Flavorwire, a great list of literary curmudgeons. Here are some highlights: Literary Grump Exhibit A: Maurice Sendak The writer/illustrator of Where the Wild Things Are had this to say of the novelist Salman Rushdie: “That flaccid fuckhead. He reviewed me on a full page in the New [...]
Check out some snaps from the entire team here at The Bookworm Suzhou.
Books on China
Midnight in Peking
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.
The Edgy Veggie Burger
This summer we're grilling up a selection of yummy homemade veggie burgers!