Books & Bookshops

Wangfujing Xinhua Bookstore
Western style bookshop. Has a selection of English language books and magazines. At 218 Wangfujing Dajie, Dongcheng 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.
Page One
International bookstore chain with a large selection of books in English and Chinese. At Shop 3B201, Zone 3 China World Mall, No.1 Jian Guo Men Wai Avenue, Chaoyang District, 100020 Beijing.
The Bookworm Beijing
Library, bookshop, bar, restaurant and event space all in one. At Building 4, Nan Sanlitun Road, Chaoyang District, 100027 Beijing.
Beijing Language and Culture University Press Bookstore
University press which publishes over 1200 titles on Language Teaching, Chinese as a Second Language, Schoolbooks, Young Adult and Childrens Books, College Textbooks. Online store.
Charterhouse Booktrader
Large selection of English language books for children and adults. Open daily from 11:00-19:00. The Place Shopping Center B1, The Place, 9 Guanghua Road (Dong Da Qiao Road), Chaoyang, 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.
Beijing Book Building
Bookstore with a large range of English books (basement level). Dictionaries and reference books are on the 3rd floor. Open daily from 09:00-21:00. At 17 Xichangan Jie, (right near Xidan subway station), Xicheng District, 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.
Designer Books
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Foreign Languages Bookstore (Waiwen Shudian)
Bookshop with a large selection of foreign titles including art, history, literature, language, economics and medicine. Open daily from 09:00-20:00. At 235 Wangfujing Dajie, Dongcheng district, Beijing.
Garden Books
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.
Giant music store which sells CDs, DVDs, books, magazines, personal electronics and laser discs. At AA02, BB01B, the Malls at Oriental Plaza, Dongcheng 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.