Who we are
Information we collect
The personal information that you are asked to provide, and the reasons why you are asked to provide it, will be made clear to you at the point we ask you to provide your personal information.
If you contact us directly, we may receive additional information about you such as your name, email address, phone number, the contents of the message and/or attachments you may send us, and any other information you may choose to provide.
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
How we use your information
We use the information we collect in various ways, including to:
- Provide, operate, and maintain our website
- Improve, personalize, and expand our website
- Understand and analyze how you use our website
- Develop new products, services, features, and functionality
- Communicate with you, either directly or through one of our partners to provide you with updates and other information relating to the website, and for marketing and promotional purposes
- Send you emails
Like any other website, TheBooksReview.com uses ‘cookies’. These cookies are used to store information including visitors’ preferences, and the pages on the website that the visitor accessed or visited. The information is used to optimize the users’ experience by customizing our web page content based on visitors’ browser type and/or other information.
What are Cookies? Cookies are small text files that are placed on your device when you use the TheBooksReview.com. Session cookies enable you to move from page to page within TheBooksReview.com and any information you enter will be remembered but is deleted when you close the website or after a short time. Persistent cookies allow us to remember your preferences and settings when you use the website in the future.
Disabling Cookies: The use of the cookies described above improves the functionality of the website and your experience of using them. If you do not want these cookies to be served on your device, you are able to disable them by changing the settings within the website, or on your device. Please note that if you do decide to disable cookies you may not be able to access some of the website, and some of the features of the website may not function properly. By continuing to use the website, including using social networking media functionality, you consent to the relevant cookies being set on your device.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
Performance Cookies: TheBooksReview.com uses persistent cookies and session cookies to, for example, assist in the navigation around the website, to enhance your use of the website and to support graphic and video features; To opt-out: Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer and/or Safari.
Google Analytics: TheBooksReview.com uses Google Analytics to collect: (i) your web browser and version number; (ii) your IP address; (iii) information about your behavior on our website including which pages you visit and how long you spend on each page; (iv) your Operating System and version number; (v) your Platform (i.e., whether you are accessing our website via desktop, mobile or tablet); (vi) your screen resolution; and (vii) any other data points as indicated by Google from time to time. To opt-out: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/
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Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Our Advertising Partners
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Advertising Partners Privacy Policies
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Third Party Privacy Policies
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Sharing information with third parties:
TheBooksReview.com shall not pass your information to any third party (other than as described in this clause). Your information may be shared with the following third parties:
- various affiliate partners;
- advertising partners such as Google Adsense and Amazon Associates;
- our hosting providers – UPress
- analytics partners such as Google
- visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Another part of our priority is adding protection for children while using the internet. We encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and/or monitor and guide their online activity.
TheBooksReview.com does not knowingly collect any Personal Identifiable Information from children under the age of 13. If you think that your child provided this kind of information on our website, we strongly encourage you to contact us immediately and we will do our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.
Links to Other Websites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.