Twisted Lit Books operates http://www.twistedlitbooks.com and may operate other websites. It is Twisted Lit Book’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Twisted Lit Books collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Twisted Lit Books' purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Twisted Lit Books' visitors use its website. From time to time, Twisted Lit Books may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Twisted Lit Books also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on twistedlitbooks.com blogs/sites. Twisted Lit Books only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Twisted Lit Books websites choose to interact with Twisted Lit Books in ways that require Twisted Lit Books to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Twisted Lit Books gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at twistedlitbooks.com to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Twisted Lit Books are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Twisted Lit Books collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Twisted Lit Books. Twisted Lit Books does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Twisted Lit Books may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Twisted Lit Books may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Twisted Lit Books does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Twisted Lit Books discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Twisted Lit Books' behalf or to provide services available at Twisted Lit Books' websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Twisted Lit Books' websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Twisted Lit Books will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Twisted Lit Books discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Twisted Lit Books believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Twisted Lit Books, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Twisted Lit Books website and have supplied your email address, Twisted Lit Books may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Twisted Lit Books and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Twisted Lit Books takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Twisted Lit Books, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Twisted Lit Books goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Twisted Lit Books may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.