Welcome to Solid State Books, downtown Washington DC's Black-owned, independent bookstore and coffee bar! We are excited to bring the freshest books and merchandise to our nation's capital. Ideally situated in the heart of the bustling and historic H Street Corridor, Solid State Books provides our neighborhood with a vital intellectual and social hub. We are a city of readers, writers, students, artists, activists, and politicos. Solid State Books is the nexus for all of these diverse groups, engaging the community through our slate of dynamic programming and an unparalleled bookstore experience.