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As one of my readers, your trust is my absolute top priority, therefore I wish to assure you that your data is safe and only used for the purpose you applied for. In support of upcoming changes to EU data protection law, I’m updating my Privacy Notice and Terms of Use on May 25, 2018.


This policy is drawn up to incorporate the GDPR regulation intended to strengthen and unify data protection for all individuals within the EU. It aims to protect the fundamental right to privacy and the protection of personal data.

Linzi Basset is a multi-genre author of suspense, thrillers, historical as Ill as some exceedingly naughty things. She cares about protecting the personal information of her readers and Website visitors. Her policy provides details on how your personal information is collected, shared and used by her. If you have any questions about her privacy policy, please contact her here:

For the purposes of the new EU General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 or GDPR my privacy policy is outlined below:


The type of information I collect

I only receive, collect and store any information you enter on my Website or provide me in any other way.

I may use software tools to measure and collect session information, including page response times, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information, and methods used to browse away from the page.


How I collect information

In the course of signing up for my newsletter or entering competitions I run from time to time, I generally receive your email address and occasionally your first and last name. This information is stored on my mailing list at Wix.

Your personal information will be used only for sending out newsletters and shout outs in regard to new releases, competitions and news from me.


Why I collect personal information

I collect such Non-personal and Personal Information for the following purposes:

  • To provide news of Linzi Basset’s books;

  • To provide my readers with ongoing communication in regard to my writing;

  • To be able to contact my visitors and readers with general or personalized service-related notices and promotional messages;

  • To comply with any applicable laws and regulations.


How I store, use, share and disclose our site visitors' personal information

This site is hosted on the platform. provides us with the online platform that allows us to market our products and services to you. Your data may be stored through’s data storage, databases and the general applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall.

I will not share your personal information with anyone.


How I communicate with my site visitors

I may contact you to poll your opinions through surveys or questionnaires, to send updates about new releases, newsletters, or as otherwise necessary to contact you to enforce our User Agreement, applicable national laws, and any agreement I may have with you.


How I use cookies and other tracking tools

Cookies are implemented in every site built by Wix. The table below states which cookies Wix implements on Wix sites:



Legal Process

Where legally required to do so, I may disclose your personal information to courts of law, or other law enforcement authorities. This type of disclosure may include transferring your information outside of your country of residence. My policy will be to notify you in this event if I am legally permitted to do so.



No transmission of data via the internet or email is completely secure. Although I will do my best to protect your personal information, I cannot guarantee that any data submitted through the internet will be one hundred percent secure. The transmission of your data is at your own risk.


Opt-Out Choice

The choice is in your hands and you will always have the choice to opt out of any email communication from me by clicking on the ‘unsubscribe’ button at the bottom of my newsletters. Feel free to unsubscribe directly by emailing me at:


Retention and your rights of Access to your Personal Details

Should you decide not to receive my newsletters, your email address will be retained for no more than seven years following the date of your cancelled subscription.

Where the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 or GDPR applies, you have rights to correspondence about the personal information I have about you. To exercise any of your rights, please email: I will also endeavor to respond to each request as quickly as possible unless legal reasons prevent me from doing so.

You have the right to receive details about the personal information that I hold about you. Should the details I do have be inaccurate, you may also request me to correct them. You have the right to request that all your personal information be erased. The easiest and quickest way to do this, is to unsubscribe from my newsletter using the link at the bottom or, alternatively, email me at:



My website and any communication and newsletters are not aimed for use by anyone under the age of 18. I do not knowingly collect information from anyone below age 18. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that a child has signed up for my newsletter, please contact me immediately on, and I will delete the necessary information from my files.


Privacy policy updates

I reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the Website. If I make material changes to this policy, I will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information I collect, how I use it, and under what circumstances, if any, I use and/or disclose it.

If you don’t want me to process your data anymore, please send an e-mail to

If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information I have about you, you are invited to contact us at

This policy was last modified on 21 May 2018.

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