Are you in the mood to read some Christmas stories? If so then here is a list of 6 Christmas themed science fiction stories I have read over the past few years.
Merry Christmas everyone! I always get in the mood to read Christmas short stories around this time of year – so I figured you may want to read some too. Here you go – enjoy! (Think of it as my little Christmas present to all of you!)
- ‘Tis the Season by China Miéville – a man takes his teenage daughter to the one official Christmas party in London’s highly privatized holiday season.
- The Best Christmas Ever by James Patrick Kelly – Robotic servants throw a Christmas party for the last man on Earth.
- Harnessing the brane-deer by Robert Billing – a physics teacher discovers the secret of Santa’s success.
- All Seated on the Ground by Connie Willis – glaring aliens have landed in Denver during the Holiday season.
- A Woman’s Best Friend by Robert Reed – an alternate reality George Bailey shows up on a strange world.
- Julian: A Christmas Story by Robert Charles Wilson – the President’s nephew and his friend celebrate a far-future Christmas.
Does anybody know of any other science fiction short stories that would make for good Christmas reading?