Terms

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Choosy Bookworm (“we”, “us”, “the company”) runs the website www.choosybookworm.com and its subdomain www.authors.choosybookworm.com (together known as the “Site”) and may run other sites as well. Choosy Bookworm offers services (the “Services”). In order to access and use the Site and Services, you must agree to the following terms and conditions (the “Terms”).

Please read the terms thoroughly. By visiting, browsing or using the Site, and/or using our Services, you are acknowledging that you have read these terms and agree to be bound by them. If you do not agree with any of the terms below, you may not visit our Site or use any of our Services.

Legal Age
You must be at least 18 years of age to use our Site and/or Services.

Restrictions
You are not allowed to create a derivative product based on our Site and/or Services.

You are not allowed to use our Site and/or Services to violate any law (local, national, international), or harm anyone. You may not access our Site and/or Services using high volume or automated ways (such as robots).

Email Newsletter for Readers
Once subscribed, you will receive an email Newsletter (from now on called “Newsletter”). By entering your email address and subscribing to the Newsletter (opting in), you are giving www.choosybookworm.com the permission to send emails. These email Newsletters are sent in bulk and by an automated email service.

Choosy Bookworm publishes several newsletters by email per week. We call them “daily” to inform readers at sign up that they will receive about an email per day. However, there could be more or fewer emails per day in any given time period and delivery is not guaranteed. Each email newsletter you receive will also provide you with the option to share with others and/or to unsubscribe.

FTC Endorsements Disclosure
The books on our site are not read by us.  We feature them based on submissions we receive from authors and pick them based on whichever books we feel will be a good fit.  We receive compensation from most, but not all authors in exchange for advertising their book(s).

Email Newsletter for Authors
Authors will receive a special newsletter tailored specifically to them. By providing your email address and submitting your book for a feature, you are opting in to this special newsletter. The goal of this newsletter is to provide useful information to writers, as well as build a sense of community between authors by encouraging them to guest post in the newsletter. Each email newsletter you receive will also provide you with the option to share with others and/or to unsubscribe.

Offers from Third-Parties
Choosy Bookworm offers advertising from third-parties. We do not make any guarantees or promises regarding the advertised products or services.

Some of our advertising partners may use technologies (such as cookies and web beacons, etc) on our site, usually to personalize the advertising content you see and to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements. Once you click on a link to go to their site, our Terms and Privacy Policy no longer apply. We have no control over and are not responsible for any Third Party, including their Terms and Policies.

We do not guarantee that any third party product or service we advertise will be available or of good quality (including eBooks).

Other Offers
We may offer products or services loosely related to, or unrelated to, eBooks through our Site and/or Services and in our email newsletter.

Ownership
The Site contains content which is owned by or licensed to us, including, but not limited to, the design, appearance, logo, copy and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited.

Your Feedback / Input
Your feedback is welcome and encouraged.

You agree, however, that when you submit any ideas to us per email, in person, as a comment on the Site, or in any other way directly addressed to Choosy Bookworm, you automatically forfeit your right to any intellectual property rights in those ideas and these ideas automatically become our property.

Affiliation
Choosy Bookworm is an affiliate for Amazon, Book Marketing Tools, and may have other affiliations as well. When you click on a link in the email Newsletter or on our Site and make any kind of purchase, we may be paid a commission.

No warranty
We do not warrant that any and all info on our Site and in our Newsletter is correct. Please check the prices before making any purchases. Please return an eBook if you bought one by accident and do not wish to keep it.

We can not guarantee that the Site will be up and running 100% of the time.

Choosy Bookworm does not offer any warranties or any guarantees regarding the quality or content of any of the books. If you do feel that an author has misrepresented the content of a book, please know that you have the option to take advantage of Amazon’s return policy.

Limited Liability
Use of our Site and/or Services is at your own risk. We and/or our affiliates will be in no way or event liable for any damages related to the direct or indirect use of our Site and/or Services.

Our limitation of liability is capped at $100 for the sum of all events that could have caused any damage. Do not use the Site and/or Servcies if you disagree.

Business transfer / sale
If Choosy Bookworm or some or all of its assets were acquired or if at any point Choosy Bookworm were to go out of business or enter bankruptcy, user information, (such as email addresses, emails to us, IP addresses if available, and any aggregated information) would be among the assets that are transferred to or acquired by a third party. By using our Site and/or Services, you agree that the acquiring party has the right to continue to use your personal information as stated in these Terms. Remember, that you will always have the right to unsubscribe if you choose.

Additional Terms
Certain features of the Site and/or Services may be subject to additional terms of use. By using such features, or any part thereof, you agree to be bound by the additional terms of use applicable to such features. In the event that any of the additional terms conflict with these Terms, the additional terms will govern.

Modification to the Site and/or Services
We reserve the right to modify the Site and/or Services at any time without notice. If you object to any changes to the Site and/or Services, your sole recourse will be to cease using them. Continued use of the Site and/or Services following posting of any such changes will indicate your acknowledgement of, and agreement to, those changes.

In case modification and the Site and/or Services causes any kind of interruption, damage, or inconvenience, we will not be liable. (For authors: if you have paid for a promo and you did not receive the promo, we will issue a refund upon request.)

We also reserve the right to discontinue the Site and/or Services at any time without notice. We will not be liable to you or any third-party should we exercise our right to modify or discontinue the Site or the Services.

Other
We reserve the right to terminate access to the Site and our Services for persons or entities without notice.

Read our Privacy Policy on how we collect and treat your information.

The Site and Services can be accessed internationally, however, not all Services will be available to all countries. Also, in some cases, eBook deals and discounts may only be available in the US. International users are responsible to follow local and international law when accessing the Site and/or Services.

If we ever do not enforce one or more parts or conditions of any of our Terms, this shall constitute no waiver. All Terms apply, even if not always enforced.

If any part of these Terms is held to be invalid, all other parts of the Terms continue to be in effect, to the full extent permitted by law.

For authors
We reserve to reject any book for any or no reason. Inclusion in the Newsletter and on the Site is not guaranteed. Even after you have received a confirmation email, including a featuring date, your book’s inclusion in the email Newsletter and on the Site it not guaranteed.

If we do not feature your book, we will issue a refund upon request.

We make no assurances or guarantees regarding the sales of your book.

Your book needs to be at its sales price at 8 am EST on the date of its feature. If it is not at the price you stated in your submission, we will use the price as it is on Amazon.com as long as it is at $3.99 or below.

Updates to the Terms
If you use the Services and/or the Site, you are accepting the Terms. We may change these Terms from time to time. Any such changes will become effective when posted on the Site. If you do not agree to any part of the Terms, you must discontinue use of the Site and the Services.

If you continue to use our Site and/or Services after changes to the Terms have been posted, you acknowledge that you agree to the updated Terms as well.

 

Legal Company Name and Address

Choosy Bookworm
9156 Amstel Drive
Mobile, AL 36695

Last Updated: November 21, 2015

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