a  book cover featuring a woman riding a bike in space

Space Race: Intersectional Feminist Bicycle Science Fiction Stories

by Elly Blue

As you ride down the intergalactic bike path, you come to a crossroads. Which path will you take? Your choice could determine your future, or the future of all humanity, forever. These twelve stories explore a variety of intersections set in distant, outlandish, or disturbingly realistic futures and dimensions—all involving bicycles and the breaking of gender stereotypes. A bicycle race spans a rift between worlds. A teenager learns a valuable lesson from her prepper mom. A young fruit seller gets closer to her dream of becoming an astronaut. An overwhelmed mom finds unexpected solace at a bicycle collective. And more! Contributors include Tuere T.S. Ganges, Gretchin Lair, Ayame Whitfield, Julia K. Patt, E.L. Bangs, Osahon Ize-Iyamu, Monique Cuillerier, Lucie Towers, Sophie Koenig, Kat Lerner, Hella Grichi, and Summer Jewel Keown, with illustrations by E.L. Bangs and Paul Abbamondi.