About 6X6


“Six writers – Six Readings – Six Minutes”
Bringing the work of authors throughout the region straight to the reader!

Are you a reader of new and exciting books?

Would you like discover the next best-selling writer? Then join us for the reading cafe. Held four times a year at City Central Library, Bethesda Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent ST1 3RS.

Six writers read for six minutes – and bring their latest books along for sale.

Tickets for 6X6 events are FREE – but you are advised to book in advance.

For ticket details, or any other information on taking part as a writer, contact City Central Library on 01782 236177 or email central.library@stoke.gov.uk

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If you are a writer looking for an audience this is for you!

If you book or short story coming out shortly or just been published?  Are you looking for a way to promote your work?

Our aim is to bring the writers throughout the region to the readers who are always hungry for more!

If this rings any bells with you then the 6×6 Reading Café is the place to be.

6X6 takes place at City Central Library, Hanley four times a year. Six writers read for six minutes. Any genre (except poetry) is welcome. Read your work, bring your books along to sell and join us for a great evening.

To submit go to our guidelines page and see how you can be one of the 6×6 stars.