Books & Bookshops
Friendship Store English Bookstore
Small bookshop with Western magazines and imported books on Chinese culture and history, current Western paperbacks and travel books. Open daily from 09:00-21:00. At 17 Jianguomenwai Dajie, Beijing.
Sanlian Taofen Bookstore
Bookstore which sells quality philosophy and art books. Open daily from 09:00-21:00. At 22 Meishuguan Dongjie (East of National Art Museum of China), Dongcheng District, Beijing.
Yansha Tushu Tiandi
Large selection of imported books on China, Western paperback bestsellers and Western art and photography books. Open daily from 09:00-21:00. At 6th Floor, Lufthansa Shopping Center, Beijing.
Guo Lin Feng Bookstore
English and other foreign language books. Located in the basement of Haidian Book City. Open daily from 09:00-21:00. At 36 Haidian Xidajie, Haidian District, Beijing.
All Sages Bookstore
Limited selection of English books. Open daily from 10:00-22:00. At 123 Lanqiying, Chengfu Lu, Haidian District (near south gate of Tsinghua University), Beijing.
English-language bookshop open daily from 08:00-20:00. At 44 Guanghua Lu, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Beijing International Book Store
Mall-style book emporium with books classified by publisher. Book ordering service. Open daily from 09:00-21:00. At 117 Xisihuan Beilu, 4th Ring Road, Haidian District, Beijing.
The Export Books Bookstore (Waiwen Jinkou Shudian)
Large selection of imported classic and new Western books including childrens books. Open daily from 09:00-20:30. Located next door to the Wangfujing Foreign Languages Bookstore.
Large selection of Chinese and international design books. Open daily from 09:00-18:00. At Bldg 2, 3 Desheng Xiezilou, Babukou Hutong, Gulou Xidajie, Xicheng District, Beijing.
China Economic Bookstore
Small selection of English books on economics and business, reference books and dictionaries. Open daily from 09:00-21:00. At 301 COFCO Plaza, Jianguomennei Dajie, Beijing.
Star Kids Childrens Bookstore
Bookshop for children with titles by international publishers.Open Monday to Friday from 09:00-18:00 and weekends from 10:00-17:00. At Rm 1205, Bldg D, Xingyuan International Apartments, 222 Wangjing Xiyuan, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
The China Bookstore
Small selection of English books. Specialises in Chinese art books, calligraphy, postcards and photography books. Open daily from 09:00-18:30. At 115 Dongxi Liulichang Jiedao, Beijing.