What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. You can find more information about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org and
Cookies on our websites are either set by us or by our third-party partners and fall into the following categories
Strictly Necessary Cookies: These cookies are essential in letting you move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies, you will not be able to do things like log into your account and purchase subscriptions.
Performance Cookies: These cookies collect information about how our visitors use the website. For example, it enables us to know which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages.
Functionality Cookies: These cookies allow you to set and store preferences such as, user name, for our websites. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you’ve customized.
Display Banner Cookies: These cookies are only used to count display banner delivery for promotion of children’s books, free book giveaways and educator resources. We do not use or allow any type of targeted promotion or third-party advertising networks on our websites.
Controlling and Deleting Cookies: For our users, we allow you the ability to opt out of accepting cookies by clicking on the cookie banner when you first enter our websites.
To control cookies, most browsers allow you to either accept or reject all cookies, only accept certain types of cookies, or prompt you every time a site wishes to save a cookie. It’s also easy to delete cookies that are already saved on your device by a browser.The processes for controlling and deleting cookies vary depending on which browser you use. To find out how to do so with a particular browser, you can use the Help function or alternatively, you can visit www.aboutcookies.org which explains, step-by-step, how to control and delete cookies in most browsers.
Please note that if you refuse to accept cookies in our cookie banner or adjust your internet browser settings to refuse the setting of cookies, you may not be able to access or use fully certain parts or functionality of our websites.