Privacy Policy

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Data collected on the basis of consent
booksreadbytracy collects the following data for the purpose of providing services to you. For example when you leave a comment or fill in the contact form. 

The following data is collected: 

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. An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Your personal data is used for the following purposes: 

Publishing your comment, replying to your contact form submission, or to contact you, for example for a giveaway

We don’t publish your personal data and don’t save it longer than necessary. Your data is not used for any other purposes or shared with third parties.

Sharing data with third parties

Social media buttons are present on booksreadbytracy, these are present to share content, and to stay up-to-date with updates. Every social media channel has their own privacy policy which can be found on their own website. 

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. We also use analytical and tracking cookies to analyse the most popular pages of our website. You can opt out of cookies being saved by changing the settings in your browser so it doesn’t save cookies. You can also delete all previously saved information in the settings of your browser. 

Data collected on the basis of legitimate interest

Based on our legitimate interests, we collect the following data for the purpose of running this website. Your data is not used for any other purposes or shared with third parties. It is removed upon your request.

We use Google Analytics to track how visitors use our website. We have connected Google Analytics to WordPress by using the Google Analytics for WordPress by MonsterInsights Plug-In.

Google Analytics, a service which transmits website traffic data to Google servers and allows us to notice trends to improve the user experience on our website, processes personal data such as: the unique User ID set by Google Analytics, the date and time, the title of the page being viewed, the URL of the page being viewed, the URL of the page that was viewed prior to the current page, and country, region, and city. You can find more information on Google Analytics’ privacy policy here

You may opt out of this tracking at any time by activating the “Do Not Track” setting in your browser.

Your rights pertaining your data
If you have left comments on the website, 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 rectify or erase any personal data we hold about you. Please send your request to 

The right to withdraw consent
• The right of access
• The right to erasure
• The right to rectification
• The right to data portability
• The right to object
• The right to lodge a complaint