You know the distinct, intoxicating smell of a book store? It’s harder to come by with many folks shopping online these days, but you can find it at Solid State Books. Located just moments from your City Center DC apartment, this independent book seller is a staple along H Street for its unique selection, community programs, and helpful staff.
Stop in to browse new and established authors or to take advantage of events like kids’ story time, book clubs, and author appearances. Solid State Books also offers an onsite café for coffee and tea, as well as beer, wine, and cider. With the holidays around the corner, you could knock tons of people off your gift list with one trip to Solid State Books. Stock up on the latest titles, old favorites, and the store’s selection of small gifts, as well as the one-size-fits-all gift card for the readers in your life.
Solid State Books is open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and the website is a great resource for events, audiobooks, and more.