Silvia Violet

Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Silvia Violet Books has created this privacy policy due to GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) which takes effect for citizens in the EU on May 25, 2018. But we want all site visitors to know that we take their privacy seriously.

Who We Are:
I am Silvia Violet, author and owner of Silvia Violet Books. I own and manage this website as well as the newsletter listed below. You can contact me with any concerns at

Sites Affected by This Policy – includes a blog subscription option
Notes from Silvia Violet newsletter – MailerLite sign-up form installed on site (view MailerLite’s privacy policy)

Data Collection – Website
Non-personally identifying information such as browser type, referring site, date and time of visit may be collected for the purpose of understanding how visitors use the site. This information is not released or shared with anyone not associated with Silvia Violet Books or its contractors.

Personally identifying information such as IP address, name, email address, website address, are collected for users who choose to leave comments on posts or who use Silvia Violet’s contact form. Email addresses will not be posted, only name and website address if the user chooses to share it. This information is used by WordPress to send further comments/responses to users who choose to receive them or by Silvia Violet Books for the sole purpose of communicating with website visitors. This information will not be disclosed to anyone outside of Silvia Violet Books and it’s contractors except in response to a court order or governmental request.

At times, similar data may be collected on other forms for giveaways, book orders, opinion polls, etc. We will not ask for any data than is not necessary and relevant for the purpose stated on the form.

Held on file with WordPress: name and email address of anyone who signs up to receive updates when something is added to the website. Users may unsubscribe from these updates at any time.

Cookies: Silvia Violet uses cookies to help identify and track visitors and their usage of Silvia Violet’s website. Visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers may set their browsers to refuse cookies with the caveat that some site features may not function properly.

Data Collection – Notes from Silvia Violet newsletter
This newsletter is sent through MailerLite and subscribers names, email address, IP address, time zone, time of sign up, and possibly the reason/method for signing up (website sign up, Instafreebie sign up, other promotion etc) are stored at MailerLite’s website. See MailerLite’s privacy policy here. Silvia Violet uses this information for sending newsletters to subscribers, and it will not be shared with anyone outside Silvia Violet Books and it’s contractors.

In the footer of every newsletter, you will find an unsubscribe link. You may use it to unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time. This does not delete your personal data from MailerLite or Silvia Violet’s records. To have your data deleted, you must contact me:

Your Rights Based on GDPR
You have the right to access your personal data and to know how we use it.

You have the right to request that we update or correct your personal data.

You have the right to be forgotten. In other words, you may request that we will delete your personal data.


All queries and requests relating to your personal data can be directed to Silvia Violet via email:

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