Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is:, and we publish short summaries about books.


When you visit any website, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. This information might be about you, your preferences or your device and is mostly used to make the site work as you expect it to. The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalized web experience.

Here we use the following types of cookies:

1. Necessary Cookies

Some cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you that amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in, or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the Barnes & Noble Services will not then work.

2. Performance Cookies

These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors navigate on our site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site, and will not be able to monitor its performance.

3. Functional Cookies

These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalization. They may be activated by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.

4. Targeting Cookies

These cookies may be activated on our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests, to measure the effectiveness of marketing campaigns, and show you relevant adverts on other sites. They are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience fewer targeted advertisements.

Blocking and Deleting Cookies

Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies and to delete cookies. The methods for doing so vary from browser to browser, and from version to version. You can however obtain up-to-date information about blocking and deleting cookies via these links:

(a) (Chrome);

(b) (Firefox);

(c) (Opera);

(d) (Internet Explorer);

(e) (Safari); and

(f) (Edge).

Please note that blocking cookies may have a negative impact on the functions of many websites, including our Site. Some features of the Site may cease to be available to you.

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.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Data & Information We Collect

We respect your privacy! We do not collect any personal information at our site without your permission.

We may collect your email address, but only if you voluntarily provide it to us. This may occur, for example, if you sign up to receive an email newsletter, or enter a promotion.

If you have provided your email address to us, we promise to use it only for the purposes for which it is provided. We will not use your email address to contact you for unrelated reasons.

We will use your email address for the purposes for which you provided it to us, and also from time to time to send you emails regarding the Site or other products or services that we believe may be of interest to you. You may opt-out of such email communications at any time by clicking the “unsubscribe” button in the email.

Analytics & Performance

We use Google Analytics to understand the user’s behavior better.

We use Google Analytics to check what pages users look at, how much time they spend on those pages, and what country these visitors are browsing the site from is sent in an anonymous form to Google Analytics.

This data doesn’t reveal your name or any information. However, Google Analytics gives us an idea of where the visitors come from and which devices they use, such as computers, mobile, or tablets.

We ensure that no personally identifiable information is ever contained within the data sent to Google Analytics.

You can know more about how Google Analytics works at Google’s privacy policy:

What we do with your data

We may use your email to contact you with newsletters, marketing purposes, and other information that may be of interest to you. You can unsubscribe any time you want. You can also send an email with the subject “I want to unsubscribe,” and then you won’t receive any mail from our side.

How we protect your data

We protected your data in several ways:

Access control: The data is only accessed by

Plugins and security software: We use plugins and security scanning and access control software on this Website. These plugins block potentially malicious attempts to access our services, and they also regularly scan our Website and remove spammy things.

Selection of Third-party Service Providers

We use a few third-party service providers, but some are essential for the provision of physical hosting environments and email list services. One of the crucial factors in selecting such providers is their ability to provide secure systems and rules.

Our advertisers may send a cookie. A cookie does not personally identify you. It is simply a way to know your visits on our websites.

Cookies help us understand things like whether a specific web browser is spending much time on our site. If you never provide us with personally identifiable information, your visits are anonymous despite us using cookies.

We don’t know the actual person linked with the cookie. However, if you provide personally identifiable information, we could link that with your cookie, gather the visits and understand how you acted when visiting our Website. Advertisers may also use cookies to ascertain how many times you’ve seen an advertisement.

We don’t personally send identifiable information you give us to anyone, so they cannot personally identify you with that information on our websites. In addition, browsers can be set to accept or reject cookies or notify you when a cookie is being sent.

What data breach procedures we have in place

Security breaches are regularly scanned for by using plugins and security software, and all programs used on our Website are constantly updated to the latest version. If any data breach were to be detected, then all other tasks would be put on hold, and the infringement would become the top priority to handle

Our Sites contain links to other websites, which are also known as “outbound” links. We use those links to improve our user experience. Every Website has its terms and conditions, So we are not responsible for other websites’ information collection or privacy practices.

For instance, if you click on an advertisement that links to another website, this privacy statement will not apply to information collected at that other Website. We recommend that you review the privacy statements of other websites before you visit those websites or provide any personal information.

Our Contact Information

You can contact us through our contact form.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time. The most recent version of the Privacy Policy will always be posted on the Site, with the “Effective Date” posted at the top of the Policy. We may revise and update this Privacy Policy if our practices change, as technology changes, or as we add new services or change existing ones. If we make any material changes to our Privacy Policy or how we handle your personal information, or we are going to use any personal information in a manner that is materially different from that stated in our Privacy Policy at the time we collected such information, we will give you a reasonable opportunity to consent to the change. If you do not consent, your personal information will be used as agreed to under the terms of the privacy policy in effect at the time we obtain that information. By using our Site or services after the Effective Date, you are deemed to consent to our then-current privacy policy. We will use information previously obtained in accordance with the Privacy Policy in effect when the information was obtained from you.

Last Updated: 17th January 2023