Author Archives: Victor Volkman

About Victor Volkman

Author of "Beyond Trauma: Conversations on Traumatic Incident Reduction" and six other books.

Do books in Zambia need an ISBN?

Q: One of my clients in Lusaka Zambia has written a book, I’m not sure whether ISBNs are used in African publishing to distinguish one book title from another. A: In Zambia, the ISBN seems to be administered by a … Continue reading

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Can I publish a book if someone already used the title?

Q: Can I publish a book if someone already used the title? A: You cannot copyright a title, therefore all titles can be used by anyone for any reason, see https://www.copyright.gov/help/faq/faq-protect.html That being said, I consider it to be in bad … Continue reading

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Enjoy the Shapshifter Sagas!

NEW RELEASE… On the western highlands of Scotland, a springtime storm pummels the coast while Kristie’s brother is out fishing. When he fails to return home, Kristie turns away from her list of chores to search the loch in an … Continue reading

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Richard Boes Memorial 2012 Award winner

The 2012 Richard Boes Memorial Award goes to Randall Reneau for his book  Deadly Lode ISBN 978-147913179-2).  The award is a $200 cash prize for best debut book by a veteran (fiction or memoir) and is sponsored by Modern History Press. An excerpt … Continue reading

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Deltina Hay – Book Marketing on the Mobile Web

 On December 22nd, 2012 Tyler R. Tichelaar and Victor R. Volkman spoke withDeltina Hay, author of The Bootstrapper’s Guide to the Mobile Web and The Social Media Survival Guide, is a web developer, publisher, and small business owner. She is … Continue reading

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