初中英语 阅读理解与完形填空（备战上海中考）Exercise22 B
A nationwide survey released earlier this year said an average Chinese adult read less than eight books in 2015,among which 4.58 paper books and 3.26 e-books. With digital books becoming more popular,many people would find it hard to remember the last time they sat down in a bookstore and enjoyed a quiet moment.
But this does not mean that bookstores are losing their customers. To lure more readers,bookstores are now bigger,more beautiful and grander.Here are some of them.
Walking into a Zhongshuge bookstore is like entering a sea of books,above the ceiling overhead,beneath the floor under your feet,on the walls,and under the steps of the staircases.
Zhongshuge is known for its beautiful designs. The brand now has chains in Shanghai, Hangzhou,and Yangzhou.
The Bookworm is bookshop, bar and café all in one. Hidden in downtown Beijing's Sanlitun bar area,the place is among the most popular for foreigners looking for some international experiences in the Chinese capital.
In addition to a large variety of books,the European-sityle shop also holds lectures and cultural events. It's often possible for visitors to meet famous authors unexpectedly in the comfortable place.
Paradise Time Travel Bookstore
Tibet is a must-visit on many people＇s travel lists. You canfind the beauty of the ancient Tibetan style. Paradise Time Travel Bookstore is decorated in this way.But if you look closely,you will find it is a foreign language bcokshop. This kind of mixture is a great surprise,isn't it?
The Paradise Time Travel Bookstore is located near the Princess Wencheng Theater in Lhasa.
Poplar Kid's Republic
The Poplar Kid's Republic,sitting in Beijing's CBD area,is a fairyland of picture books for children. The bookshop was selected among one of the most beautiful bookshops in the world by Flavorwire,a popular US news website about art and culture,in 2012.
The colorful designs inside are aimed at encouraging kids to explore books.Pushing the glass doors open，you will see children＇s drawings and craftworks hanging on the pink walls,leading you into a world full of imagination.