FLIGHTBOOKS ARE THE PERFECT “SATISFACTION-TO-GO” COMPANIONS WHETHER GETTING ON YOUR NEXT PLANE FLIGHT OR JUST GETTING AWAY FROM IT ALL!
FROM THE PUBLISHER — FLIGHTBOOKS™ deliver a new brand of speedy storytelling full of twists and surprising action, “fast fiction” in a literary sense. Latest in this series of handy entertainment options for travelers is ADULT STORIES, four short tales of true love facing or triumphing over impossible obstacles to reach happiness and redemption, either because of, or in spite of love; four stories whose most compelling qualities are the intriguing characters and their emotion-driven journeys toward their goals and destinies. Blanco excites the fancy of all travelers by perfecting his trademarked entity, the FLIGHTBOOK™ — powerful throughout and can take you anywhere around the world of human experience in hours!
(Touching Tales of Love and Loving)
FlightBooks™ Volume II
STUDENT TEACHER (Sex Education)
Grade schooler experiences sexual awakening.
SPARK OF LOVE (Chispa Del Amor)
Parents breed a litter of puppies with cosmic consequences.
FORGIVE-ME-NOT (The Hurt Dance)
Incredible final moments capture the entire span of a relationship, and beyond.
TRUE LOVE STORY (Best There Is)
A perfect relationship, but why?
PLEASURE ON THE RUN
(Tales of Immediate Importance)
FlightBooks™ Volume I
FINE LOVE GARMENTS
Grandchild spends a fateful night caring for the family’s 99-year old matriarch, as the crisis reveals more about relatives and relations.
Parents don’t realize until too late that their alienated teenager has begun a troubling relationship with a strange hotel porter twice as old.
THE LATEST DEADLINES
INDULGENCE OR GRATIFICATIONS
(Tales Of Temptation and One Step Too Far)
FlightBooks™ Volume III
JOHNNY REBEL UNION
Child steals some money, then can’t stop.
DIVING FOR DOPE (DRIVE IN THE REAR)
Hapless Earl tries to trade his unwanted prescription drugs for scuba diving equipment, causing ridiculous problems.
HIGHER AND HIGHER
Teenager hates her life until she gets high on drugs, with unpredictable results.
TENDER CONCRETE (DON’T MAKE ME SQUEAL)
A woman jilts her fiancé and arranges for a ménage à trois with a new friend and her husband, except he gets stuck consoling the woman’s ex-fiancé in a rowdy bar first.
(Fantastical Tales of Higher Importance)
FlightBooks™ Volume V
CONFESSIONS OF A CHILD GANGSTER
Pre-teen wrestles with gangs and the meaning of God while sinning and going to confession weekly.
UNIVERSAL SLAVES (Eveready and the Minute Maid)
The Dows acquire the ultimate convenience that defends, cooks, teaches kids, does massages, therapy and sexual acts, but they get “creepy feelings” after accidentally discovering forbidden programs, and confront the makers.
U. S. SCARE!
Quarreling couple suffer attacks, plane trouble and bad air during an oppressive flight.
ADVENTURES IN PARADISE
God congregates with His Prophets, has it out with Darwin and the Devil, and all Good Souls go to Heaven.
APPETIZERS FOR THE APOCALYPSE
(Offbeat Tales About Foreseeable Unknowns)
FlightBooks Volume VII
The hallowed grounds of Thoreau’s Walden Pond bear witness to treacherous romance and violent clashes between Christians, Jews, African- and Muslim-Americans.
DARK COMEDY (Four Acts of Morbid Farce!)
While the ever-expanding reach of law enforcement makes the innocent guilty, chimplants (chip implants) are standard for the majority since they enhance job performance so dramatically. In fact, there’s no other way to keep up with the speed of change and the routine demands of work, family or life anymore.
(Taboo Tales of Fetish and Excess)
FlightBooks Volume VIII
LOVE HATRED (A NAÏVE ALLEGORY)
Unusual passions and obsessions collide in their all-consuming pursuits of satisfaction.
FASCINATION FOR THE ABOMINATION
The unthinkable is not only unforgettable, it often beckons.
THE FETISH PARTIES
Titillation and bizarre behaviors are the norm in a fetish underworld of safe, non-judgmental environments, ideal for acting out any fantasies imaginable.
YOUR WILL WITH ME
Sisters exploit clients (and each other) with visionary technologies, devices, and sex schemes online, making tens of millions.
END OF THE ROPE…ALMOST
(Tales of Legacies and Quests for Immortality)
FlightBooks Volume VII
True love and 980 million dollars are at stake when an activist returns to his old school and competes with a powerful alum over the ultimate good of each one’s contribution.
TICKET TO ETERNITY (Carin Fein)
A new doctor gets her “baptism of fire” by treating an unstable medical student, Carin Fein, who mirrors many of her own vulnerabilities, and can doom them both.
THE SKULL AND AURA
In the future, people with enough money don’t have to “die,” per se, and Mrs. Muriel Golden reads, laughs, watches TV and socializes in a virtual existence, until her being can inhabit a new body still under development.
FIGHT AND FLIGHT
(Moments of Truth & Do or Die Tales)
FlightBooks™ Volume IV
GOTTA SEE THIS!
Mary suffers from a worsening Illness and will lose her job if she doesn’t make enough sales by noontime.
Fred starts a relationship with Jill and is stalked by her old boyfriend.
FABLE OF A UNIVERSE
Abused siblings must choose between love and leaving home.
MORE UPCOMING RENÉ BLANCO STORIES:
POUND DRAIN AND LONDON RAIN
Broke American exchange student attends the University of London’s School of Economics by day, but by night he trolls the dangerous underbelly of panhandling on the Piccadilly Circus for his food and spending money, until he goes crazy over a drop-dead gorgeous check-kiter, and forger.
ONLINE DATES (TRUST ME!)
No matter how much success or failure, choice or convenience, online dating makes people want to keep looking for someone “a little better.”
Self-sustaining oceangoing cities called Free Pod States effectively insulate and/or quarantine select populations from diseases, traditional government authority, and cruise safely around the world, but threaten bigger problems than they solve.
Over the course of 10 years, equal parts desperation and determination transform a hopelessly deformed girl into a true-life “ugly duckling,” but what’s more incredible is she creates a ground-breaking dance style in the process, and it’s an overnight sensation!
SAMSON AND MARY (BREAK THE DAWN)
Self-doubting Jew nicknamed Samson works the graveyard shift in a hospital burn unit, hoping to immerse himself in enough misery that it helps him feel better about life.
GILDED GHETTO (FEAR TOWER)
An oceanfront condo boasts the finest lockdown security, but most owners in this “paradise” just feel more insecure and taken advantage of by their Board, management, committees, officials and each other.
EYE OF GOD
Holiday church services in jail become transformative experiences but not for any of the usual reasons.
COTTON CANDY TREE
This is what happens on the way home after receiving a devastating medical diagnosis.
BUG ME AGGRO
A confrontational attitude and aggressive reactions are the hallmarks of a millennial’s existence, while minor annoyances, and living a life built around avoiding them, define another’s way of life—but they are next door neighbors.
NOT AN EXIT (You Can Use This Way Out)
A dignified 40-year old teacher denies happiness indefinitely to care for her invalid parent and keep their exclusive elementary school running in top form, then in desperation she does things she doesn’t want.
THE NINES (AND TENS)
Having escaped what should have been certain death at least 9 times that he remembers, a young man’s reprieves seem to have run out.
THE EGG PLANTATION
The subway to Alice’s trendy new restaurant job downtown is filled with quirky characters, disturbances and amusing daydreams, until she arrives.
WOMB TO TOMB, DIAPERS TO DEPENDS (THEY’RE A PAIR!)
A destitute widow realizes she still has a large cache of oxycontin and fentanyl left over from her husband’s cancer treatments, worth over $100,000 on the street.
THE CORNER OF BROADWALK AND MAIDENSTONE
Four corners of a suburban London intersection encompass a microcosm of stable English society, until an influx of “foreigners” and other “outsiders” come along. Neighbors band together to stem the tide but vehemently fight over details and about what they all agree on, then what happens changes all the priorities.
TEEM OF LIFE
Group therapy at a rehab center exposes secrets and insights, and reveals confidential knowledge about crimes which are then reported and often prosecuted or used for blackmailing.
THE STUPID BOWL
Sports heroes hob-nob with politicians, robber barons and other big shots in the stadium luxury boxes, but after all the hype, the big event winds up being a surprising and disappointing massacre.
The new Surveillance Society reaches its fruition, then “The Hive” mentality sinks in, and takes over.
THE EVOLUTION EATS ITS OWN (STREAMING NOW!)
When his older sister disappears during a bloody coup d’état, her 12-year old brother decides to find her amidst the chaos and get them home safely.
YES… BUT, NO (OR, MAYBE… IF)
Sam is a born salesman trying to save his clean-energy company in spite of greedy utilities and powerful politicians, until he has almost nothing left and is giving it up, then another seemingly good chance to salvage his success appears and he chooses whether to sink his last into it.
Commanders from all branches of the military convene to hone their “Kill Zone” skills in a classroom competition which is more real than scholarly, the object being to destroy mysterious tic-tac-shaped vehicles flying at speeds of 5 miles per second, and can stop or change direction in a half-second.
RIGHT AT THE TIME
One does everything based on what seems to be the right thing at the time.
Hidden problems of very attractive people, and the challenges and blessings of not so good looks.
…and more stories!
WAKE UP AND SMELL THE CHEMICALS!
THE GOD PILL
ACT OF ATTRITION