You may visit this site anonymously as often as you like without providing any personally identifying information (such as your name, address or email address). We do not collect personally identifying information from you except when you specifically provide it, and we protect the information we receive. With your consent we may gather personal information from you through website sales, competitions and prize draws, and newsletters. We do not share your information with third parties without obtaining your consent first. Please read below for a further explanation of the information we gather and how we use it.
Section 1 – How We Use Your Personal Data
As you explore our website you will come across certain activities for which we request some personal information. These activities are outlined and explained below. We will not use your name or email address for any purpose other than as stated:
Email newsletters: If you register to be sent information about our authors, artists, books or events we will ask you for some personal information in order to provide you with the service you are requesting.
material you post, including libel and copyright infringement.
Section 2 – Storage, Correction and Disclosure of Personal Data
We will retain the data we hold concerning you for as long as it is necessary to do so. We do not pass your data onto third parties unless you have given us your express consent or we are required to do so by law. Should you discover any inaccuracies in your personal information, please update your details. If you no longer wish for us to hold your data please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will remove you from our records.
Section 3 – Unsubscribing
If you wish to opt out of receiving marketing communications from us you can do so by clicking the ‘unsubscribe’ button at the bottom of the communications and following the instructions. Please note that if you have signed up for several different lists you will have to remove yourself from each one individually.
Section 4 – Cookies
Section 5 – Links to Other Sites
Our site contains links to other sites that are not under our control. Such other sites do not necessarily follow our privacy policies, and may place their own cookies on your computer. This practice is standard on the Web. We do not control cookies placed on your computer by third parties whose or links appear on our site.
Section 6 – Security of Private Information
It is impossible for any company operating with a website to tell you without a doubt that the personal information you provide us with will be completely safe. Unfortunately, security breaches are always possible. However, please be assured that we take every reasonable precaution to protect the information you provide us from theft, alteration or unauthorized inspection.
Section 7 – Parents and Guardians
We encourage you to be involved with your children’s online usage and to be aware of the activities in which they are participating. You should be aware that if your children voluntarily disclose their names, email addresses or other information on bulletin boards or chat areas of other websites, such disclosures may result in unsolicited messages from other parties. We suggest that you discourage your child from providing such information on this site or elsewhere unless you are confident that the information will not be misused.