Privacy Policy

The Witcherley Book Company runs the websites for Wilkie Martin and The Witcherley Book Company, Wilkie Martin’s blog, Unhuman Design Website on,, and authors-direct via Shopify.

We do not sell your information on anywhere or to anyone.

The email list is not sold or shared. Wilkie Martin’s email list is only used for newsletters by or related to Wilkie Martin or his books.
Newsletters are sent through The Witcherley Book Company MailChimp account. Newsletter emails are tracked for open rates, link clicks and shares and data collected is held in MailChimp and is used to help improve the newsletter content and targeting. Unsubscribe links are provided in every newsletter and are processed automatically through MailChimp. No personal details and email lists are sold to third parties. No spam will be sent. The mailing list may be moved to a different provider though the same conditions will apply and the list will continue to only be used for Wilkie Martin.

The free book available on signup to the newsletter is delivered through Bookfunnel. Bookfunnel records a combined number of downloads per month.

Use of the contact form requires a name and email details to be entered. Details will only be kept while a conversation is ongoing. Emails and names will not be added to any email lists or details shared or sold.

This website tracks information in relation to pages viewed or audio played/downloaded, entry page, where entered from and search terms used, IP address of host, country, browser used, operating system used, date/time and length of visits and any system errors. This information gives a combined view and is used when evaluating website usage and helps inform possible website improvements.

The blog tracks combined information in relation to posts views, first post viewed, country, referring site and search terms and date of visit.

This website may use cookies for the blog, youtube and wordpress videos and audio, the sharethis options to share this page, for connecting on facebook/twitter/google+/youtube, or when loading or using the widgets to view the book2look book samples and also to control the popup message about cookies.  Browser options can be used to stop cookies being saved. These widgets record general usage information.

The Nielsen book2look widget will record a general counter of the times used, the widget type and link opened, the country, where embedded, menu items used, social links clicked, shop links clicked and time spent in widget.

The youtube and soundcloud and mixcloud widgets will increase the general counters of times played.

When giveaways are run entrant details including delivery information will be captured either on SurveyGizmo (or a similar Survey app or using a giveaway website) for our own competitions, or through a giveaway host (like Goodreads or Amazon or Audiobookreviewer). Delivery information may be provided to our drop ship (delivery) companies (Amazon, LightningSource, IngramSpark, Threadless, Zazzle, cdbaby, discmaker, authors-direct) in order to deliver the prizes. Copies of orders will be held in The Witcherley Book Company’s financial record’s for the required period for financial records in the UK (for 7 years). A record of these orders may also be held on the ordering accounts used on Amazon, LightningSource, IngramSpark, Threadless, Zazzle, cdbaby, discmaker, authors-direct if they are used to send the prize. Where a survey is used for gathering entries the surveys will be deleted when prize winners receive their prizes. Where a selection process is performed to find giveaway/prize winners entrant details will be deleted as soon as the selection is completed and prizes dispatched. No entrants to any competition will be added to our mailing list or their details sold. Details will not be shared except within our own accounts used to process the delivery.

When giveaways are run on Goodreads or Amazon delivery information is captured. This is only used for the delivery to successful entrants and is not added to any mailing list and not sold or shared.

Details of any purchase or purchaser on the Unhuman Design shops on or (.com etc) are controlled by and Details are not added to our mailing list and we do no sell or share this information.

Details of any purchase or purchaser on our shop for authors-direct (powered by Findaway) are controlled by Details are not added to our mailing list and we do no sell or share this information.

Not currently used but may be in the future.

A facebook pixel may be added to this website and data collected may be used to help specify audiences for adverts on their platforms.

A google pixel may be added to this website to aid in monitoring of website usage.

Amazon Associate and other affiliate links for items listed may be added to this website.

Last amended 18 October 2018