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Privacy Policy

We Are Committed To Protecting Your Privacy.

We are committed to protecting your privacy in all aspects of our business and we hope you will take the time to read this policy. This policy explains what information we collect from you and how we use that information. If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will endeavour to post those changes on this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect and how we use it. You are kindly requested to check back periodically for any changes to this policy. By using the My Irish Books ( website and purchasing from us, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Notice.

Purchase By Children

It is our policy not to sell products for purchase by children. We sell children’s products for purchase by adults. If you are under 18, you may use the My Irish Books ( website only with the involvement of a parent or guardian.

The Information We Collect And How We Use It

When you visit the My Irish Books ( website, we may collect your IP address in order to diagnose problems or issues with our server and to improve the manner in which we sell to you, our customer. Your IP address is not used identify you in any manner but helps us to gather broad demographic information.

The My Irish Books ( website uses ‘cookies’, which are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. Our cookies do not contain any personally identifying information, but enable us to provide a shopping cart and to store your order information between visits. If you’ve set your browser to reject cookies, you can still use our site, but will not be able to purchase items. We recommend that you leave them turned on.

To request more information about an item, you must provide your email address so that we may reply to your question by email. You do not need to set up an account to order from us but you may wish to and we provide that option. Setting up an account requires you to provide your email address and choose a password. We also ask for your name and shipping address, contact number (optional). This is known as ‘Order Information’. This information is necessary for us to process your order, to notify you of your order status, and to fulfil orders. We do not provide any personal information such as your email address or billing information to any third party.

My Irish Books have a formal payment processing arrangement with STRIPE. STRIPE uses a secure server infrastructure to settle payment details, encrypting your credit/debit card information and authorising payment. All information given to STRIPE is subject solely to STRIPE’S own privacy policy, terms and conditions. For more information visit,

My Irish Books will never be given access to your credit card information. We are simply instructed by STRIPE that the credit card has been authorized. STRIPE are not permitted to use your information for any other purposes than to secure payment for you purchase from us.

If you subscribe to the My Irish Books Mailing List, we will occasionally notify you about important changes to this policy, our terms and conditions, changes on our website, new features, and most importantly, information and special offers that relate to our products. We provide you with a subscribe and unsubscribe option.

We protect your information

The My Irish Books ( website has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. When you place orders or access your account information, all of the customer data we collect is similarly protected against unauthorized access.

Link to other websites

The My Irish Books ( website may contain links to other sites, operated by third parties, that we think may be of interest to you. My Irish Books will not share your information with these third parties. These third parties are encouraged by us to follow appropriate privacy standards and policies, but we are not responsible for the actions of those parties, the content of their websites, or any products or services they may offer.

Contact Us About Our Privacy Policy

We welcome any comments about our privacy policy. Please send all feedback to