About Us ~ Smith & Hannon Black-Owned Bookstore Online

Since 2003, Smith & Hannon currently stands as the ONLY black-owned bookstore in the Cincinnati area. Located in downtown Cincinnati on Vine Street, the store is owned by retired educator Joyce Smith and focuses on splotlighting African American authors, but features various authors and genres. The store features Book Signings and Storytelling. Smith and Hannon has been featured in Cincinnati Magazine and on Oprah's List of Black-Owned Bookstores.