Privacy Policy

Privacy Notice & Cookie Policy


It is A. J. Lape’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information she may collect from you.

This policy is effective as of May 25, 2018.

Author AJ Lape owns and operates the website, which provides information about her books to readers and visitors to the site.

AJ is committed to respecting and protecting the privacy of her online visitors.  She occasionally may provide certain services and opportunities for users to her website. In order to provide these services, she may require that visitors submit personal information (i.e., names and email addresses). Please read the following to learn more about her Privacy Policy.

For the purposes of the EU General Data Protection Regulation ((EU) 2016/679) (GDPR), AJ Lape is the data controller. If you have any questions about this policy or about how she uses your Personal Data, please contact her via her contact details at the end of this policy.

Information Gathered

When vistors register to become a subscriber to AJ’s newsletter, AJ is collecting information in the form of an email address. This information is necessary to communicate with subscribers in order to fulfill a request for news and updates about her business. Some of her pages and posts may also offer new and giveaway opportunities with a subsequent request for a subscriber’s email in order to fulfill the terms of the giveaway. If a subscriber is chosen as a winner of a giveaway, AJ will ask the winner to message her personally in a private email. Please be advised, however, that on comments to blog posts, those emails become public knowledge.

Information Sharing

AJ will not sell, rent, or share your personally identifiable information with others, unless she has your permission or is required to do so by law. She will not share aggregate data with any other parties.

Use of Contractors

AJ may retain the service of outside contractors to perform services on her behalf (e. g., to help provide technical support services or send out her newsletters). At times, she must disclose relevant personally identifiable information such as email addresses to her contractors, so they may provide these specific services. She requires her contractors to keep this information confidential and to only use the information on her behalf.


Cookies are files with small amount of data that are commonly used as an anonymous unique identifier. These are sent to a subscriber’s browser from the website that is visited and are stored on a subscriber’s computer’s hard drive.

AJ’s website uses these “cookies” to collect information and to improve her Service. A subscriber has the option to either accept or refuse these cookies and know when a cookie is being sent to his or her computer.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser’s Help section for information on how to do this).

Be aware that disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the site. Therefore, it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.


AJ values your trust in providing your Personal Information. Please be advised that no method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and she cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Links to Third Party Web Sites

AJ’s service may contain links to other websites and software. AJ is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these websites or software. Please visit the privacy policies of these third-party sites in order to understand their nformation collection practices.

Children’s Privacy

AJ’s website does not knowingly collect any Personal Data relating to children aged under 13 years old. In the case she discovers that a child under 13 has provided her with personal information, she will immediately delete the information from her site. If you are a parent or guardian and are aware that your child has provided with personal information, please contact the website, so the necessary actions can be performed.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

AJ may occasionally change this policy. It is the subscriber’s responsibility to check this page for any notices of change.

Personal Note from AJ Lape

Thank you so much for visiting my site. Hopefully, the above information has clarified things, but if you are still looking for more information, please feel free to contact me through the email listed below.

Email: ajlape "at"