Black Brick Publishing

Publisher info

Black Brick Publishing is a publisher of digital books, fiction and non-fiction, including novels, short stories and life guides.

Cal Danat is an author of novels and short stories. He writes fiction.

Smashwords Interview

What do you read for pleasure?
History, Philosophy, ethnobotany
What is your e-reading device of choice?
PC (nods head in shame)
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Where to find Black Brick Publishing online

Point Freedom
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 15,630. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2021 by Black Brick Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
A trip through 1970s California in search of the last remaining sources of freedom. Huston Bartley's new novella explores the audio and visuals that quietly inspired generations and where they all lead to.
Spaced In
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,780. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2019 by Black Brick Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Spaced In follows two protagonists determined to live life correctly, eliminating anyone who gets in their way, and examines what happens when rational behavior reaches a pure equilibrium in a society where all problems are tackled from the outside in and value is subverted by returns.
Infinity Rules
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,880. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2017 by Black Brick Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
An author struggling with writer's block takes the well-worn path of visiting India's tourist must-sees for inspiration. A mountain climber doing everything to stay out of sight and avoid writing about his adventures tries to free himself from the trap of searching for sources. Together, a story within a story emerges to free the mind from the binds of ego, belief systems, addiction and culture.
The Handbook of Hypochondria
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,590. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017 by Black Brick Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
After years of research, Dr. Eva Sounder comes with a comprehensive guide to living with hypochondria. After a brief trip through the history, Dr. Sounder outlines the fundamentals, prevailing conditions, alternative approaches and how to self-actu
The Lost Artists
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,140. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016 by Black Brick Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Urban
Set in the near future, The Lost Artists is a story of the organization of art and artists according to government sponsorship. Perfectly arranged art zones provide a utopia for commercial artists. Meanwhile, the Artistic Foundation is shoring up the unlicensed areas of artistic expression in the city.
The Art of Walking
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,810. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2016 by Black Brick Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
Spencer Lurie's farewell account of how he learned to walk himself to a better state of mind. It's a guide to exercise, the mind and how to use space to change the way you look at the world. Lurie breaks down how he went from learning to walk properly to freeing his mind.
The Suited Freeman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,030. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016 by Black Brick Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Set in London in the days leading up to the financial crisis, The Suited Freeman is the story of a share trader who gives up everything to set an idea in motion that had burned inside him for years. It's a dark and light serious comedy about money, work, loyalty to an idea and maybe more.


100 Percent of Nothing
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,610. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Five short stories from Black Brick authors on the past, present and future of consciousness and thought tunnels.