Thank you for visiting our website. This policy explains the what, how, and why of the information we collect when you visit this Site, or when you subscribe to our electronic newsletter. It also explains the specific ways we use and disclose that information. We take your privacy extremely seriously, and we never sell lists or email addresses.
We (Natasha is a Book Junkie) are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com, amazon.co.uk, and amazon.ca, and amazon.com.au. All Amazon purchase links on this site carry affiliate tags.
Personal Identification Information
We may collect Personal Identification Information from Users when they opt to subscribe to our electronic newsletter, or when they choose to comment on this Site. In those instances, Users may be asked for their first name and email address. Users may, however, visit our website anonymously. We will collect Personal Identification Information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us, i.e. if they choose to comment on this Site by entering their name and email address (neither are validated), or if they positively opt-in to subscribe to our newsletter via a double opt-in mechanism (an email is sent to subscribers to confirm subscription). All Personal Identification Information collected about our Users is never shared with any third parties.
Non-Personal Identification Information
We may collect Non-Personal Identification Information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. Non-Personal Identification Information may include the browser name, IP address, technical information about Users’ means of connection to our Site (e.g. desktop or mobile), the pages of the website they visit, the time and date of the visit, and time spent on the Site.
How We Use Collected Information
We may collect and use Users’ information (both Personal and Non-Personal) for the following purposes: to run and operate this website; to tailor content on this Site to best suit its Users’ interests; to send information to Users that they agreed to receive via electronic newsletters; to contact Users via email to notify them they have won a contest run on this Site. If you are a newsletter subscriber and no longer wish to be contacted by us, please unsubscribe directly from that newsletter (unsubscribe link provided at the bottom of each newsletter), or contact us via email to update or delete your data.
How We Protect Information
Sharing Your Personal Information
We do not and never will sell, trade, or rent Personal Identification Information about our Users to others. We may only share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any Personal Identification Information regarding visitors with our business partners.
If a User decides to subscribe to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include book news, updates, book recommendations, etc. We use MailChimp as a third party service provider to help us send newsletters to our subscribers.
This Site and all electronic communications with our subscribers are not intended for or directed to children under 13 years of age, nor does Natasha is a Book Junkie knowingly collect or store personal information from children under 13. If we discover that a User is under 13 years of age, we will delete all their personal information from our files and they will not be permitted to submit any personal information to this Site again.
Your Acceptance of these Terms